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July 11, 2017 - 12:11 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — There's an upswing in monkey business in and around a state park in Florida, where bands of non-native rhesus macaques live along a river that's popular with kayakers and tourists. Officials have closed two walking areas at Silver Springs State Park because of unwanted...
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July 11, 2017 - 12:11 pm
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — There's an upswing in monkey business in and around a state park in Florida, where bands of non-native rhesus macaques live along a river that's popular with kayakers and tourists. Officials have closed two walking areas at Silver Springs State Park because of unwanted...
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This July 8, 2017 photo provided by Charles Brandenburg shows a Kern County SWAT officer being lowered to help Brandenburg and three hikers on the Pacific Crest Trail near Tehachapi, Calif. The hikers were airlifted to safety after a search and rescue team that was hiking to bring Brandenburg water was robbed at gunpoint by two men. Authorities said an operation to find the culprits was underway Monday, July 10, 2017, in the Piute Mountains about 85 miles north of Los Angeles. (Charles Brandenburg via AP)
July 11, 2017 - 9:30 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An overheated, seriously dehydrated hiker was in distress and help was on the way until rescuers ran into two men armed with rifles. The gunmen took radios from the Kern County search and rescue volunteers and sent them back where they came from, leaving the ailing hiker stranded...
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This July 8, 2017 photo provided by Charles Brandenburg shows a Kern County SWAT officer being lowered to help Brandenburg and three hikers on the Pacific Crest Trail near Tehachapi, Calif. The hikers were airlifted to safety after a search and rescue team that was hiking to bring Brandenburg water was robbed at gunpoint by two men. Authorities said an operation to find the culprits was underway Monday, July 10, 2017, in the Piute Mountains about 85 miles north of Los Angeles. (Charles Brandenburg via AP)
July 11, 2017 - 9:30 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — An overheated, seriously dehydrated hiker was in distress and help was on the way until rescuers ran into two men armed with rifles. The gunmen took radios from the Kern County search and rescue volunteers and sent them back where they came from, leaving the ailing hiker stranded...
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July 10, 2017 - 4:08 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — A 38-year-old man has died on Kilauea volcano in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Park spokeswoman Jessica Ferracane said Monday that the man was found on the caldera floor about 250 feet below Crater Rim Trail. Two hikers found a backpack on the trail Saturday and alerted officials...
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July 10, 2017 - 4:08 pm
HONOLULU (AP) — A 38-year-old man has died on Kilauea volcano in Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Park spokeswoman Jessica Ferracane said Monday that the man was found on the caldera floor about 250 feet below Crater Rim Trail. Two hikers found a backpack on the trail Saturday and alerted officials...
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Flames and smoke rise from a fire affecting a small area of Camden Market in London early Monday July 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Yusof Abdul-Rahman)
July 10, 2017 - 3:59 am
LONDON (AP) — Dozens of firefighters have tackled a fire in a building at London's Camden Lock Market — the second time in recent years that the tourist destination has been affected by a serious blaze. About 70 firefighters raced to the market early Monday. It was brought under control by 2:50 a.m...
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Flames and smoke rise from a fire affecting a small area of Camden Market in London early Monday July 10, 2017. (AP Photo/Yusof Abdul-Rahman)
July 10, 2017 - 3:59 am
LONDON (AP) — Dozens of firefighters have tackled a fire in a building at London's Camden Lock Market — the second time in recent years that the tourist destination has been affected by a serious blaze. About 70 firefighters raced to the market early Monday. It was brought under control by 2:50 a.m...
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Amtrak workers continue ongoing infrastructure renewal work on the tracks beneath Penn Station, Sunday, July 9, 2017, in New York. A massive two-month repair project will launch Monday at the country's busiest train station. The summer's accelerated repair work, prompted by two derailments this spring, will close some of the station's 21 tracks and require a roughly 20 percent reduction in the number of commuter trains coming in from New Jersey and Long Island. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
July 10, 2017 - 12:30 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The day of reckoning has come for rail commuters into New York City. Amtrak is beginning extensive repairs Monday to tracks and signals in Penn Station, which it owns and operates. The work was initially scheduled to be done over a few years on nights and weekends, but two recent...
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Amtrak workers continue ongoing infrastructure renewal work on the tracks beneath Penn Station, Sunday, July 9, 2017, in New York. A massive two-month repair project will launch Monday at the country's busiest train station. The summer's accelerated repair work, prompted by two derailments this spring, will close some of the station's 21 tracks and require a roughly 20 percent reduction in the number of commuter trains coming in from New Jersey and Long Island. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)
July 10, 2017 - 12:30 am
NEW YORK (AP) — The day of reckoning has come for rail commuters into New York City. Amtrak is beginning extensive repairs Monday to tracks and signals in Penn Station, which it owns and operates. The work was initially scheduled to be done over a few years on nights and weekends, but two recent...
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