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May 22, 2019 - 1:42 pm
DETROIT (AP) — Consumer Reports says a new feature of Tesla's Autopilot that automatically changes lanes doesn't work well and could be a safety risk to drivers. The magazine and website tested "Navigate on Autopilot" and found it less competent than human drivers, cutting off other cars without...
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FILE - In this May 26, 2017, photo, Susie Gelbart walks near petroglyphs at the Gold Butte National Monument near Bunkerville, Nev. U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt says he has no plans for additional changes to Gold Butte and other national monuments as recommended by his predecessor, but says it's ultimately up to President Donald Trump. (AP Photo/John Locher, File)
May 22, 2019 - 12:00 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. Interior Secretary David Bernhardt says he has no plans for additional changes to national monuments as recommended by his predecessor, but says it's ultimately up to President Donald Trump. Trump in 2017 shrank two sprawling Utah monuments at the recommendation of former...
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May 22, 2019 - 12:17 am
BEIJING (AP) — Air China Ltd., one of China's three major state-owned airlines, is joining carriers that are asking Boeing Co. for compensation for the grounding of their 737 Max jetliners following two fatal crashes. An employee of Air China's publicity department said Wednesday the carrier also...
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May 22, 2019 - 12:00 am
VETERAN-CERTIFIED BUSINESSES Louisiana bill would set up veteran-owned business database BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana is on track to create a new program that would certify veteran-owned businesses and create a database for consumers to search for them. The House-backed bill easily sped...
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May 22, 2019 - 12:00 am
VOTER FRAUD-MISSISSIPPI 2 could avoid felony conviction in Canton voter fraud case (Information from: WLBT-TV, http://www.wlbt.com ) CANTON, Miss. (AP) — Two people charged in a Mississippi voter fraud investigation are entering a program that could help them avoid felony convictions in the case...
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May 22, 2019 - 12:00 am
IMMIGRATION-MIGRANT DEATHS-CENTER CLOSES US closes facility that detained migrant who later died HOUSTON (AP) — U.S. border agents have temporarily closed their primary facility for processing migrants in South Texas one day after authorities say a 16-year-old died after being diagnosed with the...
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A rescue worker, top in red, hangs from the Eiffel Tower while a climber is seen below him between two iron columns Monday, May 20, 2019 in Paris. The Eiffel Tower has been closed to visitors after a person has tried to scale it. (AP Photo/Michel Euler)
May 20, 2019 - 3:30 pm
PARIS (AP) — The Eiffel Tower was evacuated and closed down Monday after a man scaled nearly to the top of the Paris monument and refused to come down for several hours. Members of a special firefighter climbing unit and police negotiators eventually persuaded the man to surrender, a Paris police...
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May 20, 2019 - 12:14 pm
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — They were only expecting five. In the end there were six of them. Poland welcomed Monday what are considered to be its first ever sextuplets and all six babies and their 29-year-old mother are said to be doing well. The babies, four of whom are girls, were born through...
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May 20, 2019 - 7:19 am
BAMAKO, Mali (AP) — Authorities in Mali say at least seven people are dead after an attack in Koury, near the West African country's troubled border with Burkina Faso. Amadou Sangho, spokesman for the Interior Security Ministry, said the dead include four civilians, two gendarmes and a customs...
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May 20, 2019 - 12:00 am
ABORTION LAWS-QUESTIONS As states pass restrictive abortion laws, questions surface ATLANTA (AP) — As multiple states pass laws banning many abortions, questions have surfaced about what that means for women who might seek an abortion. The short answer: nothing yet. None of the laws has taken...
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