GAINESVILLE - The City of Gainesville has issued notice that Athens Street will be closed at the railroad crossing beginning at 7 a.m. Monday, July 7, and will remain closed through Aug. 1.<br />
Norfolk Southern Railroad plans to replace the existing rails and upgrade the crossing on Gainesville's east side.<br />
U.S. stocks are closing sharply higher after China's main stock index logged its biggest gain in eight weeks. A report also showed that the U.S. economy expanded at a much faster pace than previously estimated.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Environmental groups and a New Orleans company that failed to end a decade-old oil leak in the Gulf of Mexico have reached a settlement agreement in a lawsuit over the slow-motion s...