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October 04, 2019 - 7:25 pm
The first all-female spacewalk is back on, six months after a suit-sizing flap led to an embarrassing cancellation. NASA announced Friday that the International Space Station's two women will pair up for a spacewalk later this month. Astronauts Christina Koch and the newly arrived Jessica Meir will...
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September 26, 2019 - 5:59 pm
The gap between the haves and have-nots in the United States grew last year. The U.S. Census Bureau said Thursday that an index that measures income inequality in the U.S. increased from 2017 to 2018. The increase in income inequality comes as two Democratic presidential candidates, U.S. Sens...
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September 15, 2019 - 5:06 pm
The National Weather Service issued a high rip current risk for coastal Palm Beach County until late Sunday. A similar warning was issued for northeast Florida beaches, from Fernandina Beach to Flagler Beach, until early Monday. Rip currents are narrow channels of water that move away from shore at...
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September 06, 2019 - 7:12 pm
An American Airlines mechanic charged with sabotaging a plane because he was upset over stalled labor contract negotiations was fired from another airline several years ago and briefly had his mechanic's license suspended, according to court documents. Abdul-Majeed Marouf Ahmed Alani appeared in...
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FILE - In this April 10, 2013, file photo, a stag arms AR-15 rifle with 30 round, left, and 10 round magazines is displayed in New Britain, Conn. High-capacity magazines have been a common denominator in several mass killings in recent years, and lawmakers are making a renewed push to ban them. Nine states have passed laws restricting magazine capacity to 10 to 15 bullets, and the Democratic-led Congress is returning early from its summer recess this week to consider a similar ban at the federal level. (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
September 02, 2019 - 7:46 pm
SEATTLE (AP) — Lawmakers around the country are making a renewed push to ban high-capacity magazines that gunmen have used in many recent massacres, allowing them to inflict mass casualties at a startling rate before police can stop the carnage. Nine states have passed laws restricting magazine...
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September 01, 2019 - 9:05 pm
Category 5 Hurricane Dorian makes landfall in the Bahamas, bringing 225-mph wind gusts with it. Watch the latest video at
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August 31, 2019 - 6:40 pm
Evacuations begin as Dorian bears down on northern Bahamas
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Gas pump empty in Florida
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August 31, 2019 - 8:33 am
Lt. Col. Sean Cross and Florida Rep. Michael Waltz on preparations to track and prepare for the storm.
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August 30, 2019 - 8:16 pm
Hurricane Dorian powered toward Florida with increasing fury Friday, menacing its eastern coast with a potentially devastating direct hit but giving indications it might deliver just a glancing blow as it marches up the coastline. Forecasters warned that no one is out of danger and Dorian could...
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In this July 30, 2019, photo, Paul Hildreth, emergency operations coordinator for the Fulton County School District, works in the emergency operations center at the Fulton County School District Administration Center in Atlanta. Artificial Intelligence is transforming surveillance cameras from passive sentries into active observers that can immediately spot a gunman, alert retailers when someone is shoplifting and help police quickly find suspects. Schools, such as the Fulton County School District, are among the most enthusiastic adopters of the technology. (AP Photo/Cody Jackson)
August 30, 2019 - 1:35 pm
Paul Hildreth peered at a display of dozens of images from security cameras surveying his Atlanta school district and settled on one showing a woman in a bright yellow shirt walking a hallway. A mouse click instructed the artificial intelligence-equipped system to find other images of the woman,...
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