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Pennsylvania Turnpike crash
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AP News
February 06, 2020 - 2:42 pm
Light snow was falling during a bus crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike that killed five people last month, and the bus had just passed a sign warning to keep below 55 mph on a curve, according to a preliminary investigative report. Read more here.
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This image from video provided by KDKA TV shows the scene near Greensburg, Pa. along the Pennsylvania Turnpike where at least five people were killed and dozens were injured in a crash early Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020.
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Mark Abrams
January 06, 2020 - 7:31 am
Federal authorities have joined the investigation into the deadly chain reaction crash on the Pennsylvania Turnpike during the pre-dawn hours Sunday. Five people died and 60 were hurt in the accident, which involved a tour bus loaded with passengers heading for Cincinnati. Read more here.
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Justin Udo
December 17, 2019 - 9:07 pm
One man is dead, another is injured following a botched robbery of a delivery driver in Northeast Philadelphia. Read more here.
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A UPS driver delivers an Amazon package to a residence in North Andover, Mass.
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AP News
November 28, 2019 - 9:42 am
This year, holiday stress may take on a whole new meaning for online retailers. Amazon, Walmart and others have promised to deliver more of their orders within 24 hours of customers clicking on "Buy."
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FedEx
John Minchillo/AP, file
August 07, 2019 - 3:27 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — FedEx will no longer make ground deliveries for Amazon as the online shopping giant builds its own fleet and becomes more of a threat to delivery companies. The announcement Wednesday comes two months after FedEx already terminated its air delivery contract with Amazon. FedEx said...
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FedEx's robot uses sensors like those on a self-driving car to navigate sidewalks.
FedEx/CNN
February 27, 2019 - 6:23 pm
By Matt McFarland, CNN Business (CNN) -- FedEx is the latest company to join the delivery robot craze. The company said Wednesday it will test a six-wheeled, autonomous robot called the SameDay Bot in Memphis, Tenn. this summer and plans to expand to more cities. It's partnering with major brands,...
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Prime Air
Ted S. Warren/AP, file
December 21, 2018 - 11:49 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Amazon is expanding its airplane fleet, diminishing further its reliance on major delivery services like UPS, FedEx and the U.S. Postal Service. The company said Friday it will lease 10 Boeing 767s planes, bringing its total fleet to 50 with the goal of getting orders to people...
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Customers at a UPS Store
Steve Tawa/KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
November 26, 2018 - 11:42 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some shoppers who think they are escaping long lines and parking hassles at retail stores this holiday season — including on Cyber Monday — may still be disappointed if their online order gets pilfered when it finally reaches their homes. There are plenty of work-...
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Olaoluwa Abimbola talks to reporters, Wednesday, June 27, 2018, in Seattle, at a media event for Amazon to announce a new program that lets entrepreneurs around the country launch businesses that deliver Amazon packages.
AP Photo/Ted S. Warren
June 28, 2018 - 7:31 am
By Joseph Pisani, AP Retail Writer SEATTLE (AP) — Your Amazon packages, which usually show up in a UPS truck, an unmarked vehicle or in the hands of a mail carrier, may soon be delivered from an Amazon van. The online retailer, wanting more control over how its packages are delivered, rolled out a...
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