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File- In this May 19, 2017, file photo, a man works on the Southern Nevada portion of U.S. Interstate 11 near Boulder City, Nev. President Donald Trump on Monday, Feb. 12, 2018, will unveil his long-awaited infrastructure plan, a $1.5 billion proposal that fulfills a number of campaign goals, but relies heavily on state and local governments to produce much of the funding. The administration’s plan is centered on using $200 billion in federal money to leverage local and state tax dollars to fix America's infrastructure, such as roads, highways, ports and airports.(AP Photo/John Locher, File)
February 11, 2018 - 6:02 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump on Monday will unveil his long-awaited infrastructure plan, a $1.5 trillion proposal that fulfills a number of campaign goals, but relies heavily on state and local governments to produce much of the funding. The administration's plan is centered on using $...
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September 17, 2017 - 12:05 pm
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — One of the world's largest port operators, DP World, says it will not be renewing its contract in Indonesia after failing to agree on renewal terms with the government. The Dubai government-backed port operator is a 49% shareholder in Indonesia's PT Terminal...
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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 - 11:37 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 11:20 p.m. The National Hurricane Center in Miami has issued hurricane warnings for South Florida and the Keys. Forecasters on Thursday night issued a warning for a sizeable segment of Florida, including the Miami metro...
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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 - 9:10 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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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 - 3:40 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 3:35 p.m. South Florida officials are expanding evacuation orders as Hurricane Irma approaches, telling more than a half-million people to seek safety inland. Miami-Dade Mayor Carlos Gimenez has announced evacuation orders...
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Irma pummels Caribbean, heads to Florida.
September 07, 2017 - 1:25 pm
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — The Latest on Hurricane Irma (all times local): 1:10 p.m. As NASA secured Kennedy Space Center on Thursday for potentially catastrophic wind and rain, the private SpaceX company squeezed out a rocket launch. Kennedy is closing its doors to all nonessential staff,...
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A boy holds up a banner as stranded migrants and refugees gather outside the German Embassy during a protest in Athens, on Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2017. About 150 people, most of them from Syria, marched to protest Germany's decision to limit number of family reunification from Greece. (AP Photo/Thanassis Stavrakis)
August 02, 2017 - 10:44 am
ATHENS, Greece (AP) — The Latest on asylum-seekers and refugees in Europe (all times local): 5:25 p.m. Italian authorities are holding a German group's migrant rescue boat suspected of aiding "clandestine immigration. The 33-meter (100 foot) long, Dutch-flagged Iuventa vessel sequestered in a...
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July 29, 2017 - 3:54 am
COLOMBO, Sri Lanka (AP) — Sri Lanka's government on Saturday signed a long-delayed agreement to sell a 70-percent stake in a $1.5 billion port to China in a bid to recover from the heavy burden of repaying a Chinese loan obtained to build the facility. The agreement comes after a nearly six-month...
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May 21, 2017 - 2:57 pm
VENTURA, Calif. (AP) — A humpback whale that made a big splash with boaters after wandering into a Southern California harbor was on the move again Sunday after finding its way back to the open ocean. "We have great news," an ecstatic Ventura Harbormaster John Higgins told The Associated Press. "...
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FILE - This Dec. 7, 2012 file photo shows The USS Arizona Memorial in Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The CEO of a nonprofit organization that supports the National Park Service's operations in Pearl Harbor has been suspended while the group's board investigates allegations made in an anonymous letter. Pacific Historic Parks Board of Directors member and spokesman Jim Boersema said Wednesday, April 5, 2017, that Ray L'Heureux was placed on paid administrative leave last week. (AP Photo/Eugene Tanner, File)
April 05, 2017 - 9:31 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — The CEO of a nonprofit organization that supports the National Park Service's operations in Pearl Harbor has been suspended while the group's board investigates allegations made in an anonymous letter. Pacific Historic Parks Board of Directors member and spokesman Jim Boersema said...
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