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Deadly crash closes Highway 290 in Bastrop Co.

McDADE, Texas (KXAN) — Both directions of Highway 290 between McDade and Paige were closed following a deadly crash on Friday, Department of Public Safety officials said. 53 more words

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Mass. DPS Announces Major Change to Hoisting Regulation Requirements for Forklifts

The Massachusetts Department of Public Safety (DPS) has just announced a major change to its Hoisting Machinery Regulation (520 CMR 6.00).

As of November 14, 2014, companies operating industrial lift trucks and forklifts on private property are now exempt from complying with the requirements to obtain Massachusetts Hoisting Licenses for forklift operators (520 CMR 6.06) and for implementing an “In-Service Training Program” (520 CMR 6.07), as long as the general public does not have access to the company property. 176 more words

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Texas officials seek $86M to extend border security push

AUSTIN (AP) — Gov. Rick Perry wants to spend more than $86 million to extend extra security patrols along the border with Mexico to next August. 151 more words

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Texas Officials Seek $86M To Extend Border Security

Texas Gov. Rick Perry wants to spend more than $86 million to extend extra security patrols along the border with Mexico to next August.

He and other state officials said in a statement Tuesday that they’re seeking the approval of a legislative budget panel that would allow enhanced patrols by the Department of Public Safety, the Texas National Guard and other personnel to continue. 150 more words

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MnDOT: November Is Peak Time For Deer-Car Collisions

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Transportation officials are urging drivers to watch for deer as November is the peak time for deer-car collisions in Minnesota.

The reasons for the increase in collisions are several, according to MnDOT. 144 more words

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The most pertinent questions about the Colchester cop

Every time I read about the case of Tyler Kinney, the Colchester officer who faces federal drug and gun charges, the same thing keeps coming to mind. 454 more words