Demonstrators hold signs as they march along University Avenue in St. Paul, Minn., leaving a vigil at the state Capitol on Friday, June 16, 2017. The vigil was held after St. Anthony police Officer Jeronimo Yanez was cleared of all charges in the fatal shooting last year of Philando Castile. (Anthony Souffle/Star Tribune via AP)
June 17, 2017 - 12:21 am
ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — The Latest in the manslaughter trial of a Minnesota police officer who fatally shot a black motorist during a traffic stop (all times local): 11:20 a.m. Police in St. Paul, Minnesota, are confronting protesters who have blocked a downtown freeway following an officer's...
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June 03, 2017 - 4:01 am
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina motorists heading to the southeastern beaches will have to endure some lane closures this summer. The N.C. Department of Transportation says there will be intermittent lane closures on Interstate 140 between U.S. 421 and one-half mile east of Interstate 40...
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An injured man is seen after an explosion in Kabul, Afghanistan, Wednesday, May 31, 2017. A massive explosion rocked a highly secure diplomatic area of Kabul on Wednesday morning, causing casualties and sending a huge plume of smoke over the Afghan capital. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
May 31, 2017 - 2:24 am
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — A massive explosion rocked a highly secure diplomatic area of Kabul on Wednesday morning, killing at least nine people and wounding as many as 90, and sending a huge plume of smoke over the Afghan capital. The target of the attack — which officials said was a suicide car...
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May 31, 2017 - 1:19 am
NEW YORK (AP) — A New York City carriage horse is safely back in its stable after breaking free and running wild through rush hour traffic. The horse, a 12-year-old mare named Goldie, broke free on Tuesday while being taken back to her stable in the Hell's Kitchen neighborhood of Manhattan...
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May 26, 2017 - 4:57 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina motorists are being alerted to construction on Interstate 85 that could impact their Memorial Day weekend travel. The N.C. Department of Transportation says a major construction project between Vance County and the Virginia state line means southbound traffic is...
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May 23, 2017 - 3:49 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Morning traffic backed up for hours on Interstate 20 after a fatal crash caused by a wrong-way driver. The State reports ( ) that South Carolina Highway Patrol Lance Cpl. David Jones says a car travelling west in the eastbound lanes crashed head-on into a...
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May 20, 2017 - 4:00 am
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — Lane closures have been scheduled for a portion of Interstate 40 in southeastern North Carolina to allow workers to make repairs to a bridge deck. The N.C. Department of Transportation says lane closures will begin on Monday near mile marker 414 to allow a work crew to...
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May 15, 2017 - 7:13 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia transportation officials reported no major delays during the first rush hour since a major interstate overpass reopened for traffic after collapsing in a massive fire. Authorities said all lanes of Interstate 85 near the heart of Atlanta were reopened over the weekend and...
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May 10, 2017 - 10:37 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Georgia officials say a section of a heavily used Atlanta interstate will reopen at the latest by next week, less than two months after it collapsed due to a large fire under a bridge. Gov. Nathan Deal and state transportation officials announced Wednesday that the bridge will be...
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May 08, 2017 - 8:52 pm
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — Senators have approved a road-funding compromise that would eventually raise the state's gas tax by 12 cents but allow South Carolina drivers to get the money back. Senators' 32-12 vote late Monday would be enough to override Gov. Henry McMaster's promised veto. The vote came...
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