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The Huffington Post
Airline Profits Soar To Jaw-Dropping Record In 2015the fourth quarter of 2015, the average domestic airline flight dropped to $363
Airline Profits Soar To Jaw-Dropping Record In 2015
The Huffington Post / Posted 16 minutes ago
the fourth quarter of 2015, the average domestic airline flight dropped to $363 -- the least since 2010, according to the Transportation Department. The airlines' jet fuel windfall has been slow to trickle down the aisle, however, and with new... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Rodrigo Duterte, Donald Trump of Philippines, pledges to jet ski to a disputed island occupied by Chinaa big inaugural event; and will shun banquets with foreign envoys. He also ple
Rodrigo Duterte, Donald Trump of Philippines, pledges to jet ski to a disputed island occupied by China
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 43 minutes ago
a big inaugural event; and will shun banquets with foreign envoys. He also pledged to appoint a non-politician to head the transportation department, pursue a fair peace deal with all Muslim rebels and work for genuine land reform that will improve... Read more
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Boston Globe
Duck boat driver had 10 speeding tickets since 1994about duck boats in the past two years but could not provide information before
Duck boat driver had 10 speeding tickets since 1994
Boston Globe / Posted an hour ago
about duck boats in the past two years but could not provide information before that time. A spokeswoman for the city’s transportation department said officials “haven’t seen a significant safety issue with these types of vehicles vs. other... Read more
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WA Today
Rodrigo Duterte, Donald Trump of Philippines, pledges to jet ski to a disputed island occupied by Chinaa big inaugural event; and will shun banquets with foreign envoys. He also ple
Rodrigo Duterte, Donald Trump of Philippines, pledges to jet ski to a disputed island occupied by China
WA Today / Posted an hour ago
a big inaugural event; and will shun banquets with foreign envoys. He also pledged to appoint a non-politician to head the transportation department, pursue a fair peace deal with all Muslim rebels and work for genuine land reform that will improve... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Search for bus drivers goes round and roundFairview Middle School softball team boards the bus Monday after school. CENTR
Search for bus drivers goes round and round
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 3 hours ago
Fairview Middle School softball team boards the bus Monday after school. CENTRAL KITSAP — Central Kitsap School District's transportation department is offering incentives to replenish a shrinking pool of bus drivers. The problem, not unique to CK... Read more
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Alaska Public
Ferry fares rise for third time in a yearSchoenfeld/CoastAlaska News) Beginning in May, it will cost 14 percent more to
Ferry fares rise for third time in a year
Alaska Public / Posted 5 hours ago
Schoenfeld/CoastAlaska News) Beginning in May, it will cost 14 percent more to take the ferry to and from the Lower 48. Transportation Department spokesman Jeremy Woodrow said Bellingham, Washington, sailings are in high demand. “Those routes... Read more
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The Hill
US airlines post record-high profits in 2015airport infrastructure and serve the traveling public,” said Todd Hauptli, AAAE
US airlines post record-high profits in 2015
The Hill / Posted 5 hours ago
airport infrastructure and serve the traveling public,” said Todd Hauptli, AAAE president and chief executive officer. The Transportation Department noted that airlines make money from other fees, such as seating assignments and on-board sales, but... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Transportation Commission approves $81M widening project for I-235four bridges that span the highway was approved Monday by the Oklahoma Transpor
Transportation Commission approves $81M widening project for I-235
The Oklahoman / Posted 9 hours ago
four bridges that span the highway was approved Monday by the Oklahoma Transportation Commission. According to Oklahoma Transportation Department officials, the incentive-laden agreement with Oklahoma City-based Allen Contracting, Inc. is the... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
The rise and rise of the Persian Gulf airlinesthe Commerce Department who had no great allegiance to the policy, developed an
The rise and rise of the Persian Gulf airlines
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 9 hours ago
the Commerce Department who had no great allegiance to the policy, developed and implemented for a quarter-century by the Transportation Department and the State Department. Even so, forcing action would take more than just complaining about... Read more
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The Oklahoman
Transportation Commission approve $81M widening project for I-235four bridges that span the highway was approved Monday by the Oklahoma Transpor
Transportation Commission approve $81M widening project for I-235
The Oklahoman / Posted 10 hours ago
four bridges that span the highway was approved Monday by the Oklahoma Transportation Commission. According to Oklahoma Transportation Department officials, the incentive-laden agreement with Oklahoma City-based Allen Contracting, Inc. is the... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 10 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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Mashable
U.S. airlines had a monster 2015 -- not that it helped you muchRevenue from reservation change fees stayed flat at about $3 billion. There ar
U.S. airlines had a monster 2015 -- not that it helped you much
Mashable / Posted 10 hours ago
Revenue from reservation change fees stayed flat at about $3 billion. There are other fees airlines make money from, like seating assignments and in-flight sales, but the Transportation Department does not have separate data tracking those num... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 10 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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USA Today
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
USA Today / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
KING5 Seattle / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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First Coast News
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
First Coast News / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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KTVB Boise
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
KTVB Boise / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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KVUE-TV Austin
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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KREM.com Spokane
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings la
DOT: Airlines report record profits of $25B in 2015
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 11 hours ago
WASHINGTON – U.S. airlines reported a combined $25.6 billion in net earnings last year, the Transportation Department reported Monday, confirming a record at least since Congress deregulated the industry in 1978. The after-tax profit for 25 airlines... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Iowa drunken driving deaths up but license revocations falldeclining. In 2014, 14,515 licenses were revoked and in 2012, 17,708 licenses w
Iowa drunken driving deaths up but license revocations fall
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 23 hours ago
declining. In 2014, 14,515 licenses were revoked and in 2012, 17,708 licenses were taken. Officials with the state Transportation Department and law enforcement say the decline is a result of having fewer officers on the road because of... Read more
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Marshalltown Times-Republican
Drunk driving deaths up but revocations fall"The current culture has to change. We're losing too many lives on Iowa highway
Drunk driving deaths up but revocations fall
Marshalltown Times-Republican / Posted 23 hours ago
"The current culture has to change. We're losing too many lives on Iowa highways to impairment." Officials with the state Transportation Department and law enforcement say the decline is a result of having fewer officers on the road because of... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Ohio will fill coal mine that's causing highway to sagNELSONVILLE, Ohio (AP) - Ohio's transportation department plans to fill a vacan
Ohio will fill coal mine that's causing highway to sag
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 23 hours ago
NELSONVILLE, Ohio (AP) - Ohio's transportation department plans to fill a vacant coal mine that's causing a heavily used highway in southeast Ohio to sag a bit. Engineers say there's no immediate danger to drivers on U.S. Route 33. The project... Read more
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KCCI 8 Des Moines
Iowa drunken driving deaths up but license revocations falldeclining. In 2014, 14,515 licenses were revoked and in 2012, 17,708 licenses w
Iowa drunken driving deaths up but license revocations fall
KCCI 8 Des Moines / Posted yesterday
declining. In 2014, 14,515 licenses were revoked and in 2012, 17,708 licenses were taken. Officials with the state Transportation Department and law enforcement say the decline is a result of having fewer officers on the road because of... Read more
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KELO Sioux Falls
Iowa Drunken Driving Deaths Up But License Revocations Falldeclining. In 2014, 14,515 licenses were revoked and in 2012, 17,708 licenses w
Iowa Drunken Driving Deaths Up But License Revocations Fall
KELO Sioux Falls / Posted yesterday
declining. In 2014, 14,515 licenses were revoked and in 2012, 17,708 licenses were taken. Officials with the state Transportation Department and law enforcement say the decline is a result of having fewer officers on the road because of... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Iowa drunken driving deaths up but license revocations falldeclining. In 2014, 14,515 licenses were revoked and in 2012, 17,708 licenses w
Iowa drunken driving deaths up but license revocations fall
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
declining. In 2014, 14,515 licenses were revoked and in 2012, 17,708 licenses were taken. Officials with the state Transportation Department and law enforcement say the decline is a result of having fewer officers on the road because of... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Iowa drunken driving deaths up but license revocations falldeclining. In 2014, 14,515 licenses were revoked and in 2012, 17,708 licenses w
Iowa drunken driving deaths up but license revocations fall
KWWL Iowa / Posted yesterday
declining. In 2014, 14,515 licenses were revoked and in 2012, 17,708 licenses were taken. Officials with the state Transportation Department and law enforcement say the decline is a result of having fewer officers on the road because of... Read more
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KTTC Rochester
Iowa drunken driving deaths up but license revocations falldeclining. In 2014, 14,515 licenses were revoked and in 2012, 17,708 licenses w
Iowa drunken driving deaths up but license revocations fall
KTTC Rochester / Posted yesterday
declining. In 2014, 14,515 licenses were revoked and in 2012, 17,708 licenses were taken. Officials with the state Transportation Department and law enforcement say the decline is a result of having fewer officers on the road because of... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Booming sports companies look to fill hundreds of jobsexpansion. But according to building permits and other documents it filed with
Booming sports companies look to fill hundreds of jobs
OregonLive.com / Posted yesterday
expansion. But according to building permits and other documents it filed with the Washington County Land Use and Transportation Department, construction crews are at work on three parking garages holding about 4,000 stalls and three... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Coal-mine damage under Rt. 33 to affect traffic near Nelsonvillethe voids. The project includes state-required anti-pollution measures to prev
Coal-mine damage under Rt. 33 to affect traffic near Nelsonville
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted yesterday
the voids. The project includes state-required anti-pollution measures to prevent the discharge of acidic mine water. The transportation department worked with the Ohio Department of Natural Resources and the Ohio Environmental Protection Agency... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
30 project stirs public to speak upPeople are still talking about the Interstate 30 project in central Arkansas.
30 project stirs public to speak up
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
People are still talking about the Interstate 30 project in central Arkansas. The state Highway and Transportation Department has received more than 50 comments since the sixth public meeting, held last week, on the $631.7 million Interstate 30... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Little Rock notebookcity has to approve the application as a formality. The zoo wants to apply for
Little Rock notebook
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted yesterday
city has to approve the application as a formality. The zoo wants to apply for the grant with the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department. Federal funds in the amount of $384,000 will be requested. The grant would require matching funds... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Industry experts offer tips for saving money on flightsfor consumers to comparison-shop. There is no single site for anyone to go to.”
Industry experts offer tips for saving money on flights
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
for consumers to comparison-shop. There is no single site for anyone to go to.” Consumer advocates are waiting for a Transportation Department rule that they believe will require airlines to provide information about fees to third parties... Read more
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TribLIVE
Salem residents, gas firm shift focus to recovery after pipeline explosionshifts through Friday night. They remained there Saturday afternoon with Spectr
Salem residents, gas firm shift focus to recovery after pipeline explosion
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
shifts through Friday night. They remained there Saturday afternoon with Spectra security guards and inspectors and Transportation Department staffers. “We're still at the same point we were at yesterday,” said Robert Rosatti, chief of the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Facts missing behind claim that fingerprint checks of Austin drivers will cost city millionsin ride-hail service. Not that the city expects all of this in a hurry. During
Facts missing behind claim that fingerprint checks of Austin drivers will cost city millions
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
in ride-hail service. Not that the city expects all of this in a hurry. During a phase-in, the ordinance says, the city’s Transportation Department is to implement procedures to help drivers obtain fingerprints and background checks with each... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
30 plans a hot topic downtownprocess. Those people were nice, too. No one shook a fist when Scott Bennett,
30 plans a hot topic downtown
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
process. Those people were nice, too. No one shook a fist when Scott Bennett, the director of the Arkansas Highway and Transportation Department, got up to explain the latest concept, plan and alternative. Quoting Noel Oman's front page story... Read more
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FOX 11 Tucson
AZ DPS to change protocol after dust storm disaster on I-10storm car crashes one in which 10 people were killed in 1995. That's one reason
AZ DPS to change protocol after dust storm disaster on I-10
FOX 11 Tucson / Posted 3 days ago
storm car crashes one in which 10 people were killed in 1995. That's one reason it gets so much attention from the state transportation department. Like a 2011 pilot program which installed warning towers at a cost of $600,000. But despite all... Read more
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Minot Daily News
Time of the season83 to the junction with N.D. Highway 28, which goes to Ryder. The project inclu
Time of the season
Minot Daily News / Posted 3 days ago
83 to the junction with N.D. Highway 28, which goes to Ryder. The project includes widening and adding passing lanes. The transportation department also has scheduled an asphalt overlay on N.D. Highway 5 from Mohall east to the Renville corner. A... Read more
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The Financial Express
Inside Google’s quest to shape the rules of the driverless roadroutine traffic situations without human intervention,” Consumer Watchdog said
Inside Google’s quest to shape the rules of the driverless road
The Financial Express / Posted 3 days ago
routine traffic situations without human intervention,” Consumer Watchdog said in a letter to Foxx. The group urged the transportation department to be open and transparent in crafting its guidelines. Urmson doesn’t question the numbers, which... Read more
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