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Autonomous Waymo vehicle involved in 5-car crash in Arizona
June 17th, 2018  4:37 PM

Police say a self-driving vehicle was among five cars involved in a collision in Arizona

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AP news guide: Ford's plans for Michigan Central station
June 17th, 2018  12:14 AM

AP news guide: What to know about Ford Motor Co.'s plans to repurpose Detroit's long-vacant Michigan Central train station

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Optimism on rail bridge project, but federal funds needed
June 15th, 2018  6:16 PM

Transit officials in New Jersey are praising an agreement to put $600 million toward the replacement of a 108-year-old rail bridge, but the project still needs federal dollars to go forward

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Crews respond to possible pipeline explosion near Hesston
June 15th, 2018  2:05 PM

Authorities say a natural gas pipeline exploded in a rural area in central Kansas, sending flames shooting more than 75 feet into the air

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Allegiant cancels some flights for lack of planes
June 15th, 2018  11:51 AM

Allegiant is canceling some flights because new planes aren't showing up when they were expected

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Firefighter, 4 others badly hurt in Oklahoma gas line blast
June 15th, 2018  10:13 AM

An Oklahoma firefighter who was among five people injured in an explosion after a natural gas pipeline rupture in Tulsa was in stable condition Friday

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The Latest: Firefighter 5 others injured in Tulsa gas blast
June 15th, 2018  10:09 AM

A Tulsa fire spokesman says a firefighter is now hospitalized in stable condition after suffering burns when a ruptured natural gas pipeline exploded

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Germany wants EU-wide safety system for truck 'blind spots'
June 15th, 2018  10:05 AM

Germany's transport minister wants trucks fitted with compulsory 'blind spot' safety systems to prevent pedestrians and cyclists from being killed by careless drivers

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The Latest: Keystone XL opponent says 'fight is not over'
June 14th, 2018  11:52 PM

An attorney for an organization opposing the Keystone XL oil pipeline says the "fight is not over" after the South Dakota Supreme Court dismissed a legal appeal from project foes

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Musk company to build Chicago-to-O'Hare express transport
June 14th, 2018  10:14 PM

Entrepreneur Elon Musk says a high-speed transportation system that will whisk people between downtown Chicago and O'Hare International Airport at speeds of up to 150 mph could be operational in about three years

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Chicago airport plan is 1 of many Musk dream projects
June 14th, 2018  7:04 PM

A newly announced project by billionaire innovator Elon Musk for a tunnel transit system that would carry travelers to and from Chicago O'Hare International Airport at up to 150 mph is another on a growing list of Musk dream projects

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South Dakota high court dismisses appeal against Keystone XL
June 14th, 2018  6:49 PM

South Dakota's Supreme Court has dismissed an appeal from opponents of the Keystone XL oil pipeline, saying a lower court lacked jurisdiction to hear their cases

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Atlanta to LA-area flight has emergency landing in Arkansas
June 14th, 2018  5:22 PM

An Atlanta-to-Los Angeles-area flight has made an emergency landing in Arkansas after a smoky odor was reported in the rear of the airplane

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The Latest: Musk says O'Hare express line could open in 2021
June 14th, 2018  4:29 PM

Chicago has chosen a company founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk to build an express service from downtown to O'Hare International Airport reaching speeds up to 150 mph.

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Wisconsin Republicans reduce I-94 funding amid criticism
June 14th, 2018  3:39 PM

The Legislature's budget committee has taken a detour from the plan Gov. Scott Walker submitted for spending $67 million in federal highway money

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The Latest: Pipeline company pleased legal appeal dismissed
June 14th, 2018  3:27 PM

A TransCanada Corp. spokesman says the Keystone XL oil pipeline developer is pleased with the South Dakota Supreme Court's decision to dismiss a legal appeal from opponents fighting the project

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Musk company to build Chicago-to-O'Hare express transport
June 14th, 2018  9:16 AM

A company founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been selected to build a high-speed underground transportation system that will whisk passengers from downtown Chicago to O'Hare International Airport in minutes

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EU takes all Indonesian airlines off air safety blacklist
June 14th, 2018  6:40 AM

The EU says it has removed all Indonesian airlines from its aviation safety blacklist after they made air safety improvements

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Japan banks on 3D mapping deemed crucial for driverless cars
June 14th, 2018  12:42 AM

Technology companies are racing to develop ultra-precise digital maps that can guide self-driving cars within inches of where they should be

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