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Zero Hedge
Futures Fail To Rebound As Deutsche Bank Tries To Comfort Markets That It Is "Fine"in core capex orders. While a modest decline in aircraft orders should weigh on
Futures Fail To Rebound As Deutsche Bank Tries To Comfort Markets That It Is "Fine"
Zero Hedge / Posted 7 minutes ago
in core capex orders. While a modest decline in aircraft orders should weigh on the headline durable orders reading the ex-transportation reading should be little changed according to economists which would be broadly consistent with last month’s... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Scenic America symposium coming up October 7will gather at the Rowan Museum in Salisbury on October 7 to learn from experts
Scenic America symposium coming up October 7
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 8 minutes ago
will gather at the Rowan Museum in Salisbury on October 7 to learn from experts about best practices in issues including transportation design, community planning, historic preservation and sign control. According to a news release, the... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Most of the world breathes polluted air, WHO saysenergy. In the urban areas where vehicular traffic is the predominant source of
Most of the world breathes polluted air, WHO says
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 25 minutes ago
energy. In the urban areas where vehicular traffic is the predominant source of local air pollution, efforts should be made to reduce the number of traveling vehicles by sharing rides, biking and using public transportation and electric veh... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
First Warning Traffic – Overnight Construction and Delayswww.DriveERT.com CHINCOTEAGUE BRIDGE INTERMINTENT TRAFFIC STOPPAGES SCHEDULED
First Warning Traffic – Overnight Construction and Delays
WTKR Norfolk / Posted 25 minutes ago
www.DriveERT.com CHINCOTEAGUE BRIDGE INTERMINTENT TRAFFIC STOPPAGES SCHEDULED ACCOMACK COUNTY– Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) bridge crews will be performing maintenance on the Chincoteague Bridge (Route 175) that will require... Read more
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Boston Globe
Fewer travel lanes, more bike and pedestrian paths eyed for Morrissey Blvd. in Dorchesteract,” MacLean said during the meeting, attended by about 70 local residents and
Fewer travel lanes, more bike and pedestrian paths eyed for Morrissey Blvd. in Dorchester
Boston Globe / Posted 26 minutes ago
act,” MacLean said during the meeting, attended by about 70 local residents and business owners. “There are three modes [of transportation] that have to be accommodated.” Some questioned the need to add lanes for cyclists and pedestrians, at the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Will Philly's Schuylkill Expressway open shoulders to traffic?near Philadelphia that's notorious for its bottlenecks might get some much-need
Will Philly's Schuylkill Expressway open shoulders to traffic?
The Morning Call / Posted 38 minutes ago
near Philadelphia that's notorious for its bottlenecks might get some much-needed relief. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation says it's looking at opening shoulder lanes to traffic on some heavily traveled sections of Interstate 76... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Ridership on Knox County school buses fairly steady, still down since before fatal crashand family decisions. Oaks said he couldn't say whether the figure reflected a
Ridership on Knox County school buses fairly steady, still down since before fatal crash
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 43 minutes ago
and family decisions. Oaks said he couldn't say whether the figure reflected a mistrust by parents in the system's transportation department following the 2014 crash. "I don't have empirical information on that one way or another," Oaks... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Tab for new John Glenn Airport signs could total $775,000and $110,000 for parking lot signs. Because many public road signs read only "
Tab for new John Glenn Airport signs could total $775,000
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 44 minutes ago
and $110,000 for parking lot signs. Because many public road signs read only "airport," only five new Ohio Department of Transportation signs are needed, at a predicted cost of $15,000. Elaine Roberts, CEO of the airport authority, said the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
FAA will investigate Santa Monica's 'starvation strategy' to shut down its municipal airporta large corporate jet, could crash into nearby neighborhoods. Airport supporte
FAA will investigate Santa Monica's 'starvation strategy' to shut down its municipal airport
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 44 minutes ago
a large corporate jet, could crash into nearby neighborhoods. Airport supporters assert that the facility is an important transportation asset and provides an estimated 1,500 jobs as well as $247 million in economic benefits to the community.... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Elon Musk outlines plans for humans to colonize Marsabout $200,000." Mars colonists would not have to sign up for a one-way journe
Elon Musk outlines plans for humans to colonize Mars
Eye Witness News / Posted 45 minutes ago
about $200,000." Mars colonists would not have to sign up for a one-way journey since reusing the spaceships keeping the transportation costs low, Musk said. "The number of people willing to move to Mars is much greater if they have the option... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Inkwazi being used to train new pilots despite claim it's ‘grounded’much-needed job creation”. It would display Zuma’s “seriousness for economic s
Inkwazi being used to train new pilots despite claim it's ‘grounded’
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted an hour ago
much-needed job creation”. It would display Zuma’s “seriousness for economic stability by opting for modest modes of transportation”‚ he added. Zuma used SAA to fly to and from last week's United Nations General Assembly in New York. Marais... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Competition Commission raids cargo shipping companieswhether these companies have contravened the Competition Act. The companies un
Competition Commission raids cargo shipping companies
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted an hour ago
whether these companies have contravened the Competition Act. The companies under investigation are involved in the transportation of cargo for import and export purposes across the globe‚ including South Africa. They use large metal... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
SCDOT continues to gather public opinion on Malfunction Junction overhauloverhaul The South Carolina Department of Transportation has hit the halfway p
SCDOT continues to gather public opinion on Malfunction Junction overhaul
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted an hour ago
overhaul The South Carolina Department of Transportation has hit the halfway point on its number one priority, the Carolina Crossroads project. The South Carolina... Read more
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The Herald News
Freetown, New Bedford rail projects get state boostthan $2.2 million in grants, awarded as part of the 2016 Industrial Rail Access
Freetown, New Bedford rail projects get state boost
The Herald News / Posted an hour ago
than $2.2 million in grants, awarded as part of the 2016 Industrial Rail Access Program, the Massachusetts Department of Transportation announced Monday. Parallel Products of New England is getting $500,000 for its recycling center rail loading... Read more
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Boston Globe
Old mills remade in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, with art as their productofficials recently announced a new $40 million commuter rail stop, to be develo
Old mills remade in Pawtucket, Rhode Island, with art as their product
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
officials recently announced a new $40 million commuter rail stop, to be developed in Pawtucket on the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority line connecting Boston with Providence. Pawtucket’s mayor, Donald R. Grebien, said the station would... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
More older adults spending ‘golden years’ in homelessnesstrouble bathing, dressing and eating than many in their 70s, 80s and 90s, Kushe
More older adults spending ‘golden years’ in homelessness
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted an hour ago
trouble bathing, dressing and eating than many in their 70s, 80s and 90s, Kushel said. They also had a harder time using transportation, taking medication, managing money, applying for benefits and arranging job interviews. One answer is... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Hilton Unveils Hotel in Istanbul’s Zeytinburnu Districtkey pillars of Travel with Purpose, Hilton's corporate responsibility strategy.
Hilton Unveils Hotel in Istanbul’s Zeytinburnu District
Hospitality Net / Posted an hour ago
key pillars of Travel with Purpose, Hilton's corporate responsibility strategy. "With its convenient location, excellent transportation links and range of facilities, Hampton by Hilton Zeytinburnu offers the perfect base for our guests" said... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
With self-driving cars, humans still want to steer — sometimesBoomers are the least comfortable. “‘I’m indestructible, computers do everythi
With self-driving cars, humans still want to steer — sometimes
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted an hour ago
Boomers are the least comfortable. “‘I’m indestructible, computers do everything, they already run my life, why not run my transportation?’ — that’s the Gen Zs,” Brauer said. “Once you start driving, maybe you have more awareness of what all’s... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Work to begin on Susquehanna County bridgethat spans Rhiney Creek will be closed for about five weeks beginning in mid-Oc
Work to begin on Susquehanna County bridge
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted an hour ago
that spans Rhiney Creek will be closed for about five weeks beginning in mid-October, according to the state Department of Transportation. Traffic will be detoured along Patton Road, Route 167 and Silver Creek Road to Route 29. The bridge, built... Read more
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Field Technologies Online
ORBCOMM Wins Two 2016 IoT Evolution Asset Tracking Awardsmanage accounts payable, complete audits and answer end-user inquiries. Truste
ORBCOMM Wins Two 2016 IoT Evolution Asset Tracking Awards
Field Technologies Online / Posted an hour ago
manage accounts payable, complete audits and answer end-user inquiries. Trusted by the biggest names in the refrigerated transportation industry, ORBCOMM offers the solution of choice for cold chain management. ORBCOMM’s cold chain solution is... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Lagos Chief Judge Pardons 20 Prisonersthe Director of Public Prosecutions and the actual filing of cases in court. A
Lagos Chief Judge Pardons 20 Prisoners
AllAfrica.com / Posted an hour ago
the Director of Public Prosecutions and the actual filing of cases in court. Atilade added that occasional delays such as transportation of inmates to court and lack of legal representation were among factors responsible for the large number of... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Airport project is for people, not airlinesnext to an interstate, including the recently added I-99 designation in Corning
Airport project is for people, not airlines
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted an hour ago
next to an interstate, including the recently added I-99 designation in Corning, created multi-modal connectivity that transportation planners dream of. In 2013, the leadership of Jack Benjamin, Tom Santulli, Mike Krusen, Ed Fairbrother, and... Read more
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The Economic Times
China's economy less healthy in third quarter than data suggest: Private surveyfirms from steel mills to cement makers, CBB noted foreign orders had also impr
China's economy less healthy in third quarter than data suggest: Private survey
The Economic Times / Posted an hour ago
firms from steel mills to cement makers, CBB noted foreign orders had also improved. But "new economy" sectors - services, transportation and retail - showed weakness both quarter-on-quarter and year-on-year, with cash flow and profits... Read more
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Spot.ph
The Philippine peso is at a seven-year low, and here's what it means for yourates since we import many of our necessities. Most important are our imports o
The Philippine peso is at a seven-year low, and here's what it means for you
Spot.ph / Posted an hour ago
rates since we import many of our necessities. Most important are our imports of oil and gas, which are needed for transportation and electricity, and so will affect prices of most products. But exporters tend to gain if the peso weakens... Read more
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The Hindu
#whatsyourissue: For working women, limited transport options at night leave them vulnerabledespite knowing that they are vulnerable. What to do? They are helplessly," she
#whatsyourissue: For working women, limited transport options at night leave them vulnerable
The Hindu / Posted 2 hours ago
despite knowing that they are vulnerable. What to do? They are helplessly," she says. Some companies, she says, provide transportation but tend to take more passengers that the capacity, which is unsafe. ‘Will increase services at night... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
It's 8 bells, end of road for Broadway Bridge; span closes at 10 a.m.that we can get through traffic as quickly as possible," Swanson said. Swanson
It's 8 bells, end of road for Broadway Bridge; span closes at 10 a.m.
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 hours ago
that we can get through traffic as quickly as possible," Swanson said. Swanson said MEMS has considered using helicopter transportation in handling some situations, but aerial transport is not always practical. "That rare event is when time is... Read more
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Fortune
Here’s How Uber Is Plotting Its Entry Into Long-Haul TruckingLogisticsxpo, to countless mom-and-pop trucking businesses. Otto has had motor
Here’s How Uber Is Plotting Its Entry Into Long-Haul Trucking
Fortune / Posted 2 hours ago
Logisticsxpo, to countless mom-and-pop trucking businesses. Otto has had motor carrier permits with the U.S. Department of Transportation and California Department of Motor Vehicles to move cargo since earlier this year. Eleven days after the close... Read more
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Fortune
Baidu's Quick Timeline for a Driverless Carartificial intelligence to support the company’s rapid timeline. Artificial int
Baidu's Quick Timeline for a Driverless Car
Fortune / Posted 2 hours ago
artificial intelligence to support the company’s rapid timeline. Artificial intelligence will transform the financial and transportation industries in China, Li said, and Baidu has focused on a few industries to commercialize. “We talk about... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
NBAA, AOPA Fire Next Round In KSMO vs FAA Disputeaffect airspace operations in the entire southern California area. Moreover, SM
NBAA, AOPA Fire Next Round In KSMO vs FAA Dispute
The Aero-News Network / Posted 2 hours ago
affect airspace operations in the entire southern California area. Moreover, SMO is part of an integrated national air transportation system, which is funded in large part by AIP grants. "Any decision in this case may set a precedent for other... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Palliative care a bridge to end of life careThis means arranging doctors’ visits, dealing with insurance companies, receivi
Palliative care a bridge to end of life care
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 2 hours ago
This means arranging doctors’ visits, dealing with insurance companies, receiving social assistance, learning the keys to transportation, getting referrals, conducting pain management and even tapping into mental health services. All these duties... Read more
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iol.co.za
A new era: What to expect at Paris Motor ShowRover has its new Discovery, getting the first wholesale body design change in
A new era: What to expect at Paris Motor Show
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
Rover has its new Discovery, getting the first wholesale body design change in 12 years. For the rest of us More basic transportation for the mass market will also be on hand, several from French automakers at their home show. Nissan unveils a... Read more
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iol.co.za
Commission raids 6 cargo firmswhether these companies have contravened the Competition Act. The companies un
Commission raids 6 cargo firms
iol.co.za / Posted 2 hours ago
whether these companies have contravened the Competition Act. The companies under investigation are involved in the transportation of cargo for import and export purposes across the globe, including South Africa. They use large metal... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Two-Year Relief for Motorists as Treasury Suspends VAT on Fueltaxes in the country, should be a good starting point. High fuel prices affect
Two-Year Relief for Motorists as Treasury Suspends VAT on Fuel
AllAfrica.com / Posted 2 hours ago
taxes in the country, should be a good starting point. High fuel prices affect transport, trade and manufacturing." Transportation of goods to markets, running of diesel-powered machinery, operating farm machines like tractors and movement... Read more
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Reuters
China's economy less healthy in third quarter than data suggest-private surveyfirms from steel mills to cement makers, CBB noted foreign orders had also impr
China's economy less healthy in third quarter than data suggest-private survey
Reuters / Posted 2 hours ago
firms from steel mills to cement makers, CBB noted foreign orders had also improved. But "new economy" sectors - services, transportation and retail - showed weakness both quarter-on-quarter and year-on-year, with cash flow and profits... Read more
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Knoxville News Sentinel
Sinkhole shuts down northbound lanes of Alcoa HighwayTrail are closed due to watermain break & sinkhole. Use Alt route pic.twitter.c
Sinkhole shuts down northbound lanes of Alcoa Highway
Knoxville News Sentinel / Posted 2 hours ago
Trail are closed due to watermain break & sinkhole. Use Alt route pic.twitter.com/u8QHDSBYFT The Tennessee Department of Transportation estimated the scene to be cleared by 10 a.m. Wednesday. More details as they develop online and in Thursday's... Read more
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Business Wire
Energy Efficient Intelligent Building Technologies and Services Are Foundational to the Building2Grid Concept, According to Navigant Researchdeep examination of technology trends to provide a comprehensive view of the En
Energy Efficient Intelligent Building Technologies and Services Are Foundational to the Building2Grid Concept, According to Navigant Research
Business Wire / Posted 2 hours ago
deep examination of technology trends to provide a comprehensive view of the Energy Technologies, Utility Transformations, Transportation Efficiencies, and Buildings Innovations sectors. Additional information about Navigant Research can be found... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Church youth sowing the seeds of serviceto fresh food. We live in one of those in Chicago." Most residents near the mis
Church youth sowing the seeds of service
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 hours ago
to fresh food. We live in one of those in Chicago." Most residents near the mission don't own cars and rely on public transportation; combined with a lack of area grocery stores with fresh produce, and the inability to grow food locally, it... Read more
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The Aspen Times
Crash near Rifle spills 4,000 gallons of oilCommunications Authority sent a notification of the closure around 7 a.m. Tuesd
Crash near Rifle spills 4,000 gallons of oil
The Aspen Times / Posted 2 hours ago
Communications Authority sent a notification of the closure around 7 a.m. Tuesday, while the Colorado Department of Transportation was notified about 20 minutes earlier, according to its website Tuesday morning. The communication authority... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Commentary: Japan's slowdown and its impact on Philippinescrises. Despite the glitches, a stable economy with enough reserves, we can exp
Commentary: Japan's slowdown and its impact on Philippines
Pilipino Star / Posted 3 hours ago
crises. Despite the glitches, a stable economy with enough reserves, we can expect the same in terms of its bilateral relationship with our country. Japan has even pledge dto take an active role in the development of our mass transportation s... Read more
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techcentral.ie
Audi and tech partners found 5G Automotive Associationsuch as connected automated driving, ubiquitous access to services, and integra
Audi and tech partners found 5G Automotive Association
techcentral.ie / Posted 3 hours ago
such as connected automated driving, ubiquitous access to services, and integration into smart cities and intelligent transportation”. Audi is joined by a range of technology partners, including Ericsson, Huawei, BMW Group, Intel, Daimler AG,... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
What can be next?are calculated appropriately, considering the current market price--but minus a
What can be next?
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
are calculated appropriately, considering the current market price--but minus all the after-the-fact deductions for transportation and processing. After shaking the couch cushions to see what they might turn up, that's about the end of some... Read more
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Fortune
Here's How China's Economic Data Could Be Misleading, Analysts Sayfirms from steel mills to cement makers, CBB noted foreign orders had also impr
Here's How China's Economic Data Could Be Misleading, Analysts Say
Fortune / Posted 3 hours ago
firms from steel mills to cement makers, CBB noted foreign orders had also improved. But “new economy” sectors – services, transportation and retail – showed weakness both quarter-on-quarter and year-on-year, with cash flow and profits... Read more
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PhysOrg
Disabled man gets license, shows driverless tech's potentialand work with the industry now so when autonomous vehicles do arrive, they're a
Disabled man gets license, shows driverless tech's potential
PhysOrg / Posted 3 hours ago
and work with the industry now so when autonomous vehicles do arrive, they're accessible. "There are real barriers to transportation and we need to be clear about what those are and make sure we leverage the technology to address them," said... Read more
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New Kerala
Now, ask Siri to book your next Ola cab ride - newkerala.com #124870on making cab booking even more accessible and convenient for iPhone and iPad u
Now, ask Siri to book your next Ola cab ride - newkerala.com #124870
New Kerala / Posted 3 hours ago
on making cab booking even more accessible and convenient for iPhone and iPad users in India. The popular mobile app for transportation will help the users to ask Siri to book a cab using a wide range of options, including Micro, Mini, Prime and... Read more
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CNET
On the road: Toyota Mirai videoare sustainable. A recent paper by the respected team of Michael Sivak and Bran
On the road: Toyota Mirai video
CNET / Posted 3 hours ago
are sustainable. A recent paper by the respected team of Michael Sivak and Brandon Schoettle of the University of Michigan Transportation Research Institute, a search it is possible for Fuel Cell cars to involve the least amount of petroleum used... Read more
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iol.co.za
Uber wants to transform the trucking industryXPO Logistics, to countless mom-and-pop trucking businesses. Otto has had moto
Uber wants to transform the trucking industry
iol.co.za / Posted 3 hours ago
XPO Logistics, to countless mom-and-pop trucking businesses. Otto has had motor carrier permits with the US Department of Transportation and California Department of Motor Vehicles to move cargo since earlier this year. Eleven days after the close... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
REGIONAL BRIEFthat spans Rhiney Creek will be closed for about five weeks beginning in mid-Oc
REGIONAL BRIEF
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
that spans Rhiney Creek will be closed for about five weeks beginning in mid-October, according to the state Department of Transportation. Traffic will be detoured along Patton Road, Route 167 and Silver Creek Road to Route 29. The bridge, built... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Jobless rate jumps on retail job declinenoted that the retail sector backslide was largely responsible for the larger d
Jobless rate jumps on retail job decline
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 hours ago
noted that the retail sector backslide was largely responsible for the larger decline in the super sector of trade, transportation and utilities, the region’s largest service sector. In the last year, bricks and mortar retailers have faced... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Amaechi's Kinsmen Raise the Alarm Over Destruction of FarmlandsThe people of Ubima community in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State,
Amaechi's Kinsmen Raise the Alarm Over Destruction of Farmlands
AllAfrica.com / Posted 3 hours ago
The people of Ubima community in Ikwerre Local Government Area of Rivers State, the home-town of the Minister of Transportation, Rt. Hon Chibuike Rotimi Amaechi, have raised the alarm over the level of destruction caused in farmlands in the community... Read more
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Lisbon Morning Journal
Disabled man gets license, shows driverless tech's potentialand work with the industry now so when autonomous vehicles do arrive, they're a
Disabled man gets license, shows driverless tech's potential
Lisbon Morning Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
and work with the industry now so when autonomous vehicles do arrive, they're accessible. "There are real barriers to transportation and we need to be clear about what those are and make sure we leverage the technology to address them," said... Read more
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