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This image provided by the National Transportation Safety Board shows the damage to the left front of the Tesla involved in a May 7, 2016, crash in Williston, Fla. Investigators are meeting Sept. 12, 2017, to determine the likely cause of the crash that killed Joshua Brown, 40, of Canton, Ohio, who was using the semiautonomous driving systems of his Tesla Model S sedan. The sedan struck the underside of a semitrailer that was turning onto a divided highway in Williston. The sedan's roof was sheared off before the vehicle emerged on the other side of the trailer.(NTSB via AP)
September 12, 2017 - 2:09 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Investigators are meeting to determine the likely cause of a crash last year that killed a man using the semiautonomous driving systems of his Tesla Model S sedan. The case has raised questions about the ability of automakers to keep the attention of drivers engaged as new...
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Northbound traffic, right, on I-75 through Sarasota, Fla., is heavier than normal, but still moving on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017. Many South Florida residents are evacuating and heading north as Hurricane Irma approaches. (Mike Lang /Sarasota Herald-Tribune via AP)
September 07, 2017 - 8:10 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 9:05 p.m. Florida Gov. Rick Scott is ordering the closing of all schools, colleges and universities throughout the state. Scott announced late Thursday that all schools as well as state offices would be closed Friday...
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Northbound traffic, right, on I-75 through Sarasota, Fla., is heavier than normal, but still moving on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017. Many South Florida residents are evacuating and heading north as Hurricane Irma approaches. (Mike Lang /Sarasota Herald-Tribune via AP)
September 07, 2017 - 4:28 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 5:30 p.m. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Irma was centered at 5 p.m. EDT Thursday about 40 miles (65 kilometers) south of Grand Turk Island and had top sustained winds of 175 mph (280 kph). It says the extremely...
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Northbound traffic, right, on I-75 through Sarasota, Fla., is heavier than normal, but still moving on Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017. Many South Florida residents are evacuating and heading north as Hurricane Irma approaches. (Mike Lang /Sarasota Herald-Tribune via AP)
September 07, 2017 - 3:41 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 4:40 p.m. The star-studded Sept. 12 telethon scheduled to help victims of Hurricane Harvey is expanding its reach to include those affected by Hurricane Irma as well. Event organizers say that they are prepared to help in...
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Residents fill up sandbags Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, in Orlando, Fla., as they prepare for Hurricane Irma. Long lines of vehicles waited for hours to get a 10 sandbag limit at the City of Orlando Public Works. (Red Huber/Orlando Sentinel via AP)
September 07, 2017 - 2:53 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 3:45 p.m. The fate of Florida depends on when and how Hurricane Irma makes a right turn. National Weather Service Director Louis Uccellini says forecasters have no doubt it will turn in the days ahead. If it's an early,...
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In this GOES-16 geocolor image satellite image taken Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, the eye of Hurricane Irma, center, is just north of the island of Hispaniola, with Hurricane Katia, left, in the Gulf of Mexico, and Hurricane Jose, right, in the Atlantic Ocean. Irma, a fearsome Category 5 storm, cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving at least 10 dead and thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees on a track Thursday that could lead to a catastrophic strike on Florida. (NOAA via AP)
September 07, 2017 - 2:12 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 3 p.m. The eye of Hurricane Irma is moving west-northwest off the Dominican Republic's northern coast as an extremely dangerous Category 5 storm. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Irma has top sustained winds near...
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In this GOES-16 geocolor image satellite image taken Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, the eye of Hurricane Irma, center, is just north of the island of Hispaniola, with Hurricane Katia, left, in the Gulf of Mexico, and Hurricane Jose, right, in the Atlantic Ocean. Irma, a fearsome Category 5 storm, cut a path of devastation across the northern Caribbean, leaving at least 10 dead and thousands homeless after destroying buildings and uprooting trees on a track Thursday that could lead to a catastrophic strike on Florida. (NOAA via AP)
September 07, 2017 - 1:26 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 2:25 p.m. Evacuation orders are multiplying across Florida as local officials try to get the most vulnerable populations to move to safety ahead of Hurricane Irma. Miami Dade has now made evacuations mandatory for all of...
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A child plays in a puddle in the seaside slum of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017. Heavy rain and 185-mph winds lashed the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico's northeast coast Wednesday as Hurricane Irma roared through Caribbean islands. The northern parts of the Dominican Republic and Haiti could see 10 inches of rain. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
September 07, 2017 - 12:39 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 1:40 p.m. Haiti's interior minister has ordered the evacuation of coastal areas in the north of the country. That includes people living in and around Port-de-Paix and the island known as Il de la Tortue. Haiti is expected...
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A out of order sign is placed over a gas pump at Marathon gas station on Wednesday, Sept. 6, 2017 in Sunny Isles Beach, Fla. Heavy rain and 185-mph winds lashed the Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico's northeast coast Wednesday as Hurricane Irma roared through Caribbean islands on its way to a possible hit on South Florida. (David Santiago/Miami Herald via AP)
September 07, 2017 - 11:29 am
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 12:30 p.m. Gov. Rick Scott is urging all gas stations in Florida to stay open as long as possible to accommodate evacuees. Scott even announced at his midday Thursday news conference that police escorts will get gas...
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September 05, 2017 - 6:34 am
COPENHAGEN, Denmark (AP) — A European Union official says 40 countries now have been affected by a Europe-wide contaminated egg scandal, including 24 EU members and 16 non-members. Vytenis Andriukaitis, the official in charge of health and food safety for the European Commission, said Tuesday in...
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