12 days after hurricane, Verizon says Florida network is back to normal

Enlarge / PANAMA CITY, Fla. – OCTOBER 19: Mark Mauldin hangs a sign near the front of his property expressing his dissatisfaction with his Verizon cell phone service following Hurricane Michael, which slammed into the Florida Panhandle on October 10. (credit: Getty Images | Scott Olson ) Verizon Wireless service is back up and running […]

Feds shut down self-driving school bus pilot in Florida

Enlarge (credit: Transdev) The Trump administration has taken a hands-off approach to regulating self-driving cars, but on Friday federal regulators decided that one self-driving car project had gone too far. In a sharply-worded statement, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration said it has ordered the French transportation company Transdev to stop transporting schoolchildren in a […]

NHTSA shuts down 'unlawful' autonomous school bus transporting kids in Florida

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Government/Legal,Weird Car News,Emerging Technologies,Technology,Autonomous,Electric,Future The shuttle has been running since the beginning of the school year. Continue reading NHTSA shuts down ‘unlawful’ autonomous school bus transporting kids in Florida NHTSA shuts down ‘unlawful’ autonomous school bus transporting kids in Florida originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 22 Oct […]

Ajit Pai killed rules that could have helped Florida recover from hurricane

Enlarge / FCC Chairman Ajit Pai speaking at a press conference on October 1, 2018 in Washington, DC. (credit: Getty Images | Mark Wilson ) The Federal Communications Commission chairman slammed wireless carriers on Tuesday for failing to quickly restore phone service in Florida after Hurricane Michael, calling the delay “completely unacceptable.” But FCC Chairman […]

Chubbs is back! WATCH gigantic 15ft alligator roam Florida golf course

A massive alligator, nicknamed Chubbs, has once again been spotted in Florida roaming along the clean-cut grass and shocking visitors at the Buffalo Creek Golf Course in Palmetto. Strolling the course and casually enjoying the warmth of sunlight, the massive 15-foot reptile was not shy of cameras. While the enormous predator instilled fears in those […]

New Jersey wants to know why Florida is exempt from Trump’s offshore drilling plans

Enlarge / Oil platform in the Gulf of Mexico. There are nearly 5,000 functioning oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico and 27,000 abandoned wells. (credit: Dave Walsh/VW Pics/UIG via Getty Images) This week, New Jersey’s attorney general sued the US Department of the Interior (DOI) for failing to comply with a Freedom of Information […]

Florida homeowners got a surprise when 4 kittens fell out of their attic after the roof collapsed during Hurricane Michael

ABC News Thursday morning, ABC News’ Rob Marciano showed off four kittens that were rescued after Hurricane Michael hit Panama City, Florida. Marciano said he spoke with a family who rode out the storm. When the storm caused their roof to collapse, the four kittens dropped from the ceiling into their kitchen. The reporter has […]

Airline Waivers and Warnings Issued as Hurricane Michael Plows Toward Florida

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Storm Michael: Midterm campaigning in disarray after Florida governor declares state of emergency

Florida has declared a state of emergency in anticipation of Tropical Storm Michael which is due to hit the US coast next week. The cyclone has already affected some of the campaign trails of the 2018 midterm election hopefuls. On Sunday, Republican Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency in 26 counties in the […]