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FILE - In this May 1, 2013, file photo, an electric bus produced by China's BYD Co., is parked at the announcement of the opening of an electric bus manufacturing plant in Lancaster, Calif. The California Air Resources Board voted Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, to require that all new buses be carbon-free by 2029. Environmental advocates project that the last dirty buses will phase out by 2040.(AP Photo/Reed Saxon, File)
California is first state to mandate zero-emission bus fleetCalifornia is moving to eliminate fossil fuels from its fleet of 14,000 transit buses, enacting a first-in-the-nation mandate that will vastly increase the number of electric buses on the road
The Associated Press11 hours ago
File-This May 24, 2018, file photo shows a Spirit Airlines passenger jet plane, an Airbus 319 model, approaching Logan Airport in Boston. Spirit Airlines tops the latest ratings for on-time flights, a stunning turnaround for a discount carrier that consistently ranked as the tardiest airline in America three years ago. The Transportation Department said Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, that 89 percent of Spirit's flights in October arrived on time, putting Spirit just ahead of frequent winner Hawaiian Airlines and Delta.  (AP Photo/Charles Krupa, File)
In a plot twist, Spirit tops US airlines in on-time arrivalsSpirit Airlines, once the tardiest airline in America, tops the latest rankings for on-time flights
The Associated Press13 hours ago
File-This Nov. 27, 2018, file photo shows Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda Md. Two Maryland congressmen say Navy officials are taking steps to correct deficiencies that wrongly led to reports of an active shooter at Walter Reed National Medical Center outside Washington last month. Reps. C.A. Dutch Ruppersberger and Jamie Raskin released a statement Friday, Dec. 14, 2018, after meeting with Navy officials this week. (AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana, File)
Steps taken to address Walter Reed shooting alert errorTwo Maryland congressmen say Navy officials are taking steps to correct deficiencies that wrongly led to reports of an active shooter at Walter Reed National Medical Center outside Washington last month
The Associated Press13 hours ago
This screen shot from a video provided by Danielle Shah shows people picking up cash that spilled from an armored truck onto the highway in East Rutherford, N.J., near MetLife Stadium, Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. Police say the incident caused multiple crashes as motorists stopped to grab the money from the truck that authorities say apparently had an issue with the locking device on one of its doors. (Danielle Shah/@dbholden417 via AP)
Over $500K spilled from armored truck, $300K still missingPolice say nearly $300,000 remains missing a day after two bags of money fell out the back of an armored truck in New Jersey and set off a mad scramble by motorists to grab some of the fluttering bills
The Associated Press14 hours ago
People walk by a Facebook “pop-up” trailer in New York’s Bryan Park on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. The company hosted a one-day event open to the public, with Facebook employees on hand to answer questions about privacy settings and other issues. The pop-up event caps a difficult year for the company.(AP Photo/Barbara Ortutay)
Bug may have exposed photos from 7M Facebook usersFacebook says a software bug may have exposed a broader set of photos to app developers than users had granted permission for
The Associated Press14 hours ago
FILE - In this July 18, 2016 file photo, South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce President Frank Knapp announces his organization is joining a group of environmental and social work organizations to oppose a rate increase by South Carolina Electric & Gas to pay for cost overruns on two new nuclear plants in Columbia, S.C. South Carolina regulators have a couple of billion-dollar decisions Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. The Public Service Commission will determine at a meeting how much to cut rates for 737,000 South Carolina Electric & Gas customers who have already paid more than $2 billion for a pair of nuclear reactors abandoned during construction. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Collins, File)
The Latest: SC gov: Merger deal 'best of a bad situation'South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster says state regulators did their best to resolve a mess in approving a merger between a troubled South Carolina utility and Virginia-based Dominion Energy
The Associated Press14 hours ago
Un policía hace guardia en el exterior de la embajada de Canadá en Beijing, el 12 de diciembre de 2018. (AP Foto/Andy Wong)
Detentions raise fears, cast doubt on China's policiesChina's detentions of Canadians worries executives, raises doubts about commitment to reform
The Associated Press15 hours ago
FILE - In this Feb. 12, 2000, file photo, cartoonist Charles M. Schulz displays a sketch of his beloved character "Snoopy" in his office in Santa Rosa, Calif. Apple has struck a deal with DHX Media to produce new “Peanuts” content. The global children’s content and brands company will develop and produce original programs for Apple including new series, specials and shorts based on the beloved characters. “Peanuts” was created by Schulz in 1950. (AP Photo/Ben Margot, File)
Apple strikes deal to produce new 'Peanuts' contentCharlie Brown, Snoopy and the "Peanuts" crew will have a new home on Apple's streaming service
The Associated Press15 hours ago
'Wild' salmon may be straight from the farm, NY report findsNew York Attorney General Barbara Underwood says more than one-fourth of the seafood her office sampled in a statewide supermarket survey was mislabeled.
The Associated Press16 hours ago
FILE - In this July 18, 2016 file photo, South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce President Frank Knapp announces his organization is joining a group of environmental and social work organizations to oppose a rate increase by South Carolina Electric & Gas to pay for cost overruns on two new nuclear plants in Columbia, S.C. South Carolina regulators have a couple of billion-dollar decisions Friday, Dec. 14, 2018. The Public Service Commission will determine at a meeting how much to cut rates for 737,000 South Carolina Electric & Gas customers who have already paid more than $2 billion for a pair of nuclear reactors abandoned during construction. (AP Photo/Jeffrey Collins, File)
South Carolina regulators approve deal to rescue utility company after multibillion-dollar nuclear construction failureSouth Carolina regulators approve deal to rescue utility company after multibillion-dollar nuclear construction failure
The Associated Press16 hours ago
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