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Delta grounded flights Sunday due to 'automation issue', website also down

A gate agent in Louisville, KY advises passengers that Delta Airlines has grounded domestic flights Sunday night due to what it described as an 'automation issue'. The airline's website and app were also down.

Local

"Click it or Ticket" starts off with a bang

Video: The N.C. Governor’s Highway Safety Program, the N.C. State Highway Patrol and local law enforcement launched the annual Click It or Ticket enforcement campaign with a simulated crash to demonstrate the dangers of not wearing a seat belt.

Wake County

Wake transit plan sails through first of 3 votes

The proposed Wake County Transit Plan won unanimous approval Wednesday from the first of three local boards that will decide whether to ask voters in November to levy a special half-cent sales tax, which would help finance a $2.3 billion investment in commuter trains and beefed-up bus service.

Durham News

Durham's 'Can-Opener' bridge crash video compilation

VIDEO: Too-tall trucks have crashed into the low bridge over Gregson Street for decades. A new laser device that warns drivers of over-height trucks has decreased the number of peeled-back roof incidents. But, thanks to a webcam site called 11foot8.com, one can still see what happens if you ignore the warnings.

Videos

Delta grounded flights Sunday due to 'automation issue', website also down

A gate agent in Louisville, KY advises passengers that Delta Airlines has grounded domestic flights Sunday night due to what it described as an 'automation issue'. The airline's website and app were also down.
Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
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Delta grounded flights Sunday due to 'automation issue', website also down

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"Click it or Ticket" starts off with a bang

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How airbags protect crash-test dummies

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Durham's 'Can-Opener' bridge crash video compilation