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Evacuations ordered as Sally approaches Louisiana

Sep. 13, 2020 10:57 AM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Officials are continuing to order evacuations along coastal Louisiana ahead of the anticipated arrival of Tropical Storm Sally, with forecasters warning it would grow into a hurricane capable of striking the U.S. Gulf Coast with high winds and a life-threatening storm surge. Mandatory...

This photo provided by the U.S. Department of Energy shows a section of the Strategic Petroleum Reserve facility in West Hackberry, La. U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette said Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020, that Hurricane Laura did significant damage at the site, which holds about 30% of the nation's store of emergency crude oil. (U.S. Department of Energy via AP)

Hurricane hit oil storage site, but no shortages expected

Sep. 9, 2020 10:15 PM EDT

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Hurricane Laura caused significant damage at a site holding about 30% of the nation’s store of emergency crude oil, but three other sites still have plenty of petroleum, U.S. Energy Secretary Dan Brouillette said Wednesday. The damaged Strategic Petroleum Reserve site in West...

A lifetime of collecting goes up for auction in Columbus

Sep. 5, 2020 1:01 AM EDT

COLUMBUS, Wis. (AP) — The passion was gone in an instant for Darvin Frey. For years he has been all-in on his massive, eclectic collection. There’s a vintage printing press that includes hundreds of metal Hamilton plates. Farm toys and beer and brewery memorabilia fill shelves. He has a Seeberg...