Historic South Carolina floods: Heavy rain, hundreds rescued traffic accidents in South Carolina on Friday and Saturday, the Highway Patrol said. In North Carolina, a driver died on a rain-slickened road on Saturday, according to that state's Highway Patrol. On Thursday, a woman drowned in...
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Google's driverless car drivers ride a career less traveled

...oxymoron. He became a driver in a driverless car...test, or "safety," drivers who are legally required...he was hired as a test driver two-and-half years...before becoming a test driver. Other test drivers are military veterans...
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Permit holders able to park in Marine Park Plaza

...Park Plaza will be open for seasonal parking to all Marine Parking Garage permit holders.In order to park in the Plaza, drivers must purchase a Marine Parking Garage parking permit, which will allow parking in the Marine Parking Garage as well as the...
A 'grave' detour: Car drives through Evergreen Cemetery

...bumper that had fallen off, and then put the bumper back in the car before driving off.None of this would be noteworthy if the driver didn't chose the particular get-away route he or she did, which was straight through Evergreen Cemetery."Yeah, somebody...
Police blotter for Friday, Oct. 2, 2015

...18-yaer-old man driving a 1993 GMC Yukon rear-ended her vehicle. Total damage was estimated around $3,500. The 18-year-old driver was cited for failure to maintain a safe distance.Vehicle in ditch? At 5:01 a.m. Thursday, a 33-year-old man was...
Pretty Paris' dirty secret: Pollution

...especially after last week's discovery that Volkswagen tricked drivers worldwide into thinking their diesel engines were much cleaner...diesel," said Julie Hamez of French consumer group 40 Million Drivers. "We need to concentrate on what can be done with better...
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Denali: New name, same park

...maintenance or improvement projects.Bus drivers aren't required to give more than safety...the need to be prepared important.Bus drivers often say only 30 percent of visitors...a bus to Eielson takes 3 1/2 hours. Drivers have to be aware if groups of hikers get...
Tour vehicle, bus collide on Seattle bridge; 4 dead

...accident as a head-on collision.A driver who was behind the duck boat that are known for exuberant drivers and guides who play loud model that requires the driver to be a driver, tour guide and entertainer at...
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DOT map reveals impact of budget cuts on snow removal

...m. There would be a morning crew and an evening crew with some overlap in the afternoons. Weekends would see fewer plow drivers but the same hours of operation.The National Climate Prediction Center forecasts an above-average chance for Juneau to...
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Six killed while being transported by smuggling ring

...transported by a smuggling organization.Leticia Zamarripa, a spokeswoman for U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement, says the driver, a U.S. citizen, and two others in the vehicle are believed to be members of the smuggling ring.Officials say the vehicle...
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