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After 10 years, it’s (probably) the end of ‘The Trip’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — There was never supposed to be more than one “Trip” for Steve Coogan, Rob Brydon and director Michael Winterbottom. But, however improbably, the band came back together for a second, third and, now, a fourth excursion of food, wine, impressions and mid-life crises. This time, their semi-fictionalized versions of themselves travel to Turkey and Greece to retrace Odysseus’s 10-year journey home in six days.

The Associated Press spoke to Coogan and Brydon recently from their respective quarantines, about “ The Trip to Greece,” available on demand and in some theaters Friday, and calling it quits. Remarks

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For years, Miami-Dade promised to modernize traffic lights. Why the wait continues

Easing congestion in Miami-Dade by letting computers decide when lights turn green may get delayed again over the tricky question of when it’s okay for the county not to accept the lowest bid.

Siemens, a global manufacturer out of Germany, won a bidding contest last fall to install computerized traffic-management systems at 2,900 intersections, a project that would complete one of the original goals outlined in the 2002 referendum that passed a half-percent sales tax for transportation projects.

The Siemens $152 million offer came in about $86 million less than its closest competitor. Despite offering the lowest price, the cheaper

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