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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
MS: Contour Has Earned Right to Continue ServiceThat's more revenue for the airline and the airport. The airport board meets M
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 20 hours ago
That's more revenue for the airline and the airport. The airport board meets Monday to make its recommendation to the U.S. Department of Transportation. I'm not in the endorsement business, but if I were, my vote would go to Contour, without... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Girl's fatal fall aboard cruise ship in Miami raises concerns over safetyfor the Safety of Life at Sea, which is overseen by the United Nations' Interna
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 22 hours ago
for the Safety of Life at Sea, which is overseen by the United Nations' International Maritime Organization. The U.S. Department of Transportation compiles incident reports, ranging from homicides to major thefts, from nearly a dozen... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Girl's fatal fall aboard cruise ship in Miami raises concerns over safetyfor the Safety of Life at Sea, which is overseen by the United Nations' Interna
Chicago Tribune / Posted 22 hours ago
for the Safety of Life at Sea, which is overseen by the United Nations' International Maritime Organization. The U.S. Department of Transportation compiles incident reports, ranging from homicides to major thefts, from nearly a dozen... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Girl's fatal fall aboard cruise ship in Miami raises concerns over safetyfor the Safety of Life at Sea, which is overseen by the United Nations' Interna
Sun-Sentinel / Posted yesterday
for the Safety of Life at Sea, which is overseen by the United Nations' International Maritime Organization. The U.S. Department of Transportation compiles incident reports, ranging from homicides to major thefts, from nearly a dozen... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Girl's fatal fall aboard cruise ship in Miami raises concerns over safetyfor the Safety of Life at Sea, which is overseen by the United Nations' Interna
Orlando Sentinel / Posted yesterday
for the Safety of Life at Sea, which is overseen by the United Nations' International Maritime Organization. The U.S. Department of Transportation compiles incident reports, ranging from homicides to major thefts, from nearly a dozen... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Girl's fatal fall aboard cruise ship in Miami raises concerns over safetyfor the Safety of Life at Sea, which is overseen by the United Nations' Interna
The Tampa Tribune / Posted yesterday
for the Safety of Life at Sea, which is overseen by the United Nations' International Maritime Organization. The U.S. Department of Transportation compiles incident reports, ranging from homicides to major thefts, from nearly a dozen... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Colorado officials back plans to fund interstate wideningthe northern project would expand the interstate to three lanes in both directi
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
the northern project would expand the interstate to three lanes in both directions, but the state funding depends on the U.S. Department of Transportation awarding a local planning organization a grant of up to $95 million. Colorado State Patrol... Read more
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CBS Denver
Colorado Officials Back Plans To Fund Interstate Wideningthe northern project would expand the interstate to three lanes in both directi
CBS Denver / Posted 2 days ago
the northern project would expand the interstate to three lanes in both directions, but the state funding depends on the U.S. Department of Transportation awarding a local planning organization a grant of up to $95 million. (© Copyright 2017 The... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Colorado officials back plans to fund interstate wideningColoradoan reports that the northern project would expand the interstate to thr
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 2 days ago
Coloradoan reports that the northern project would expand the interstate to three lanes in both directions, but the state funding depends on the U.S. Department of Transportation awarding a local planning organization a grant of up to $95 m... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Driverless car testing coming to San Diego areain the San Diego region. San Diego is one of 10 designated proving grounds for
KGTV San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
in the San Diego region. San Diego is one of 10 designated proving grounds for driverless cars selected in January by the U.S. Department of Transportation. Testing will take place along the Interstate 15 express lanes, the southern segment of... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Experts Meet To Plan Autonomous Vehicles Testing In San Diegoin the San Diego region. San Diego is one of 10 designated proving grounds for
KPBS San Diego / Posted 4 days ago
in the San Diego region. San Diego is one of 10 designated proving grounds for driverless cars selected in January by the U.S. Department of Transportation. RELATED: Autonomous Cars Without Backup Drivers Could Soon Hit The Road Testing will... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
TX: NTRA Tower One Step Closer to Federal FundingRegional Airport -- Perrin Field is one step closer to receiving more than $550
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
Regional Airport -- Perrin Field is one step closer to receiving more than $550,000 of federal funding annually as the U.S. Department of Transportation started a review this week of the cost-benefit ratio for a funding program. The... Read more
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The Hill
VW settlement should fund clean air today — not years down the roadfor cleaner air. ADVERTISEMENT When it comes to proven and available technolo
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
for cleaner air. ADVERTISEMENT When it comes to proven and available technologies to reduce NOx emissions, the EPA, the U.S. Department of Transportation and others all conclude that clean diesel technology delivers the most reductions for a... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
MS: Contour Asking Public for Support at Meetingin Tupelo is out to bid and the Tupelo Airport Authority board is preparing to
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
in Tupelo is out to bid and the Tupelo Airport Authority board is preparing to make their airline recommendation to the U.S. Department of Transportation. If you love our low fares, on-time flight, and friendly service, please come show your... Read more
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FOX Business
Hawaiian first, Virgin America last in on-time rankingsJetBlue Airways, 68.1 percent 12. Virgin America, 66.7 percent Total for all
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
JetBlue Airways, 68.1 percent 12. Virgin America, 66.7 percent Total for all covered airlines: 77.1 percent Source: U.S. Department of Transportation The report does not cover smaller airlines including Allegiant Air and some regional... Read more
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FOX Business
Hawaiian first, Virgin America last in on-time rankingsJetBlue Airways, 68.1 percent 12. Virgin America, 66.7 percent Total for all
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
JetBlue Airways, 68.1 percent 12. Virgin America, 66.7 percent Total for all covered airlines: 77.1 percent Source: U.S. Department of Transportation The report does not cover smaller airlines including Allegiant Air and some regional... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Hawaiian first, Virgin America last in on-time rankingsJetBlue Airways, 68.1 percent 12. Virgin America, 66.7 percent Total for all
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 days ago
JetBlue Airways, 68.1 percent 12. Virgin America, 66.7 percent Total for all covered airlines: 77.1 percent Source: U.S. Department of Transportation The report does not cover smaller airlines including Allegiant Air and some regional... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
After dog escapes on airport tarmac, family hires K9 trackers to find it$1,500 reward is being offered to anyone who finds her. No airline reported lo
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 6 days ago
$1,500 reward is being offered to anyone who finds her. No airline reported lost animals in 2016, according to the U.S. Department of Transportation statistics. Delta reported five animals were injured and five died out of the 81,070 it... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Baltimore County, Tradepoint Atlantic seek $25M federal grantto the area -- allowing full utilization of this deep-water port,” Baltimore Co
Baltimore Sun / Posted 7 days ago
to the area -- allowing full utilization of this deep-water port,” Baltimore County Executive Kevin Kamenetz wrote to the U.S. Department of Transportation in support of the grant. For more than a century, steel was produced at the Sparrows Point... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Oct. 15, 2017himself hours before he was to have been executed. In 1966, President Lyndon B
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
himself hours before he was to have been executed. In 1966, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a bill creating the U.S. Department of Transportation. The revolutionary Black Panther Party was founded by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale in... Read more
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The Jacksonville Daily News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Oct. 15: Nazi Hermann Goering kills self prior to executionhimself hours before he was to have been executed. In 1966, President Lyndon B
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 8 days ago
himself hours before he was to have been executed. In 1966, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a bill creating the U.S. Department of Transportation. The revolutionary Black Panther Party was founded by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale in... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Oct. 15: Nazi Hermann Goering kills self prior to executionhimself hours before he was to have been executed. In 1966, President Lyndon B
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 8 days ago
himself hours before he was to have been executed. In 1966, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a bill creating the U.S. Department of Transportation. The revolutionary Black Panther Party was founded by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale in... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in Historyhimself hours before he was to have been executed. In 1966, President Lyndon B
Daily Herald / Posted 8 days ago
himself hours before he was to have been executed. In 1966, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a bill creating the U.S. Department of Transportation. The revolutionary Black Panther Party was founded by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale in... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Today in Historyhimself hours before he was to have been executed. In 1966, President Lyndon B
The Middletown Press / Posted 8 days ago
himself hours before he was to have been executed. In 1966, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a bill creating the U.S. Department of Transportation. The revolutionary Black Panther Party was founded by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale in... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in Historyhimself hours before he was to have been executed. In 1966, President Lyndon B
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 8 days ago
himself hours before he was to have been executed. In 1966, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed a bill creating the U.S. Department of Transportation. The revolutionary Black Panther Party was founded by Huey Newton and Bobby Seale in... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Owners baffled by escaped dog's bloody crate prior to Delta flight at TIAairline workers, and are loaded last into the cargo area and are supposed to be
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
airline workers, and are loaded last into the cargo area and are supposed to be left on the tarmac only briefly. In 2016 U.S. Department of Transportation statistics, no airline reported that it lost an animal. Delta reported five animals were... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
NW Indiana group seeks $24M grant for planned 3-state traila $24 million federal grant. The Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commis
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 8 days ago
a $24 million federal grant. The Northwestern Indiana Regional Planning Commission is expected to apply this month for the U.S. Department of Transportation grant. If it lands the funding, it would pay for work along the planned Marquette... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
State to study spike in MBTA commuter rail fatalitiesa spokesman for the T. It will include representatives from the MBTA, Keolis, t
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
a spokesman for the T. It will include representatives from the MBTA, Keolis, the commuter system's private operator, the U.S. Department of Transportation, the Samaritans, Inc, a suicide prevention group, Operation Lifesaver, a train safety... Read more
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TribLIVE
Waymo 1st company to deliver federal officials detailed self-driving safety reportto meet Washington's wishes. Waymo, formerly Google's self-driving car project
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
to meet Washington's wishes. Waymo, formerly Google's self-driving car project, submitted a 43-page safety report to the U.S. Department of Transportation on Thursday, offering the most detailed description yet of how it — or any other company -... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Waymo is the first company to give a detailed self-driving safety report to federal officialshave done it. Until now. Waymo, a self-driving car project spun off from Goog
Los Angeles Times / Posted 10 days ago
have done it. Until now. Waymo, a self-driving car project spun off from Google, submitted a 43-page safety report to the U.S. Department of Transportation on Thursday, offering the most detailed description yet of how it — or any other company —... Read more
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eTrucker
FMCSA shuts down trucking company tied to deadly smuggling operationthe grisly human smuggling operation that left 10 people dead in San Antonio in
eTrucker / Posted 10 days ago
the grisly human smuggling operation that left 10 people dead in San Antonio in July, has been effectively shut down by the U.S. Department of Transportation. The Schaller, Iowa-based company was placed indefinitely out-of-service Monday by the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
MS: Tupelo Airport Narrows Choice to Two Airlinesofficials will make their presentation to the airport board. Contour is expecte
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
officials will make their presentation to the airport board. Contour is expected to make its pitch early next week. The U.S. Department of Transportation hopes to hear from Tupelo later this month on its preference. The DOT subsidizes air... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Southwest Airlines Announces Intention To Serve Hawaiiannually. Southwest became the nation's largest domestic air carrier in 2003 an
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
annually. Southwest became the nation's largest domestic air carrier in 2003 and maintains that ranking based on the U.S. Department of Transportation's most recent reporting of domestic originating passengers boarded. Southwest operates more... Read more
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Boulder Daily Camera
Longmont joins neighboring communities seeking federal grant to create railroad crossings quiet zonesof the nearly $4.6 million local match for the $7 million the partners are seek
Boulder Daily Camera / Posted 11 days ago
of the nearly $4.6 million local match for the $7 million the partners are seeking from the federal government — if the U.S. Department of Transportation approves the full grant application — would be about $3.1 million. Longmont locations that... Read more
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Flint Township View
Commerce Committee Approves Peters Legislation to Advance Development of Self-Driving Vehicles | October 12, 2017and deployment of self-driving technologies a top priority in the U.S. Senate.
Flint Township View / Posted 11 days ago
and deployment of self-driving technologies a top priority in the U.S. Senate. Last year, at Peters’ urging, the U.S. Department of Transportation sponsored a competition to designate national testing facilities and in January, DOT named... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Commerce Committee Approves Peters Legislation to Advance Development of Self-Driving Vehicles | October 12, 2017and deployment of self-driving technologies a top priority in the U.S. Senate.
Grand Blanc View / Posted 11 days ago
and deployment of self-driving technologies a top priority in the U.S. Senate. Last year, at Peters’ urging, the U.S. Department of Transportation sponsored a competition to designate national testing facilities and in January, DOT named... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Longmont joins neighboring communities seeking federal grant to create railroad crossings quiet zonesof the nearly $4.6 million local match for the $7 million the partners are seek
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 11 days ago
of the nearly $4.6 million local match for the $7 million the partners are seeking from the federal government — if the U.S. Department of Transportation approves the full grant application — would be about $3.1 million. Longmont locations that... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
OneJet Signs Agreement with Textron Aviation to Begin Initial Deployment of Citation CJ4 Aircraftfeaturing ARG/US Platinum Safety-rated and TSA-certified operations. The compan
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 11 days ago
featuring ARG/US Platinum Safety-rated and TSA-certified operations. The company incorporates former senior leadership from the major U.S. airlines, the U.S. Department of Transportation, leading U.S. aircraft manufacturers and TSA. SOURCE... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
AR: Fort Smith Airport Fire Station in the Worksused to pay MAHG Architecture on the $330,855 design job, and a $3.1 million gr
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 12 days ago
used to pay MAHG Architecture on the $330,855 design job, and a $3.1 million grant was issued in July for its construction. U.S. Department of Transportation Secretary Elaine L. Chao announced the infrastructure grant as part of FAA's $169 million... Read more
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Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Many Santa Rosa County residents make long commutesnumber of commuters, average commuting time and average commuting distance has
Santa Rosa Press Gazette / Posted 12 days ago
number of commuters, average commuting time and average commuting distance has grown in recent years. According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, the average commuter travels approximately 15 miles one way. In 2016, 68 percent of... Read more
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Bizjournals
Colorado town's new oil and gas regulations violate state and federal laws, suit claimsand also enforces federal regulations on behalf Pipeline and Hazardous Material
Bizjournals / Posted 12 days ago
and also enforces federal regulations on behalf Pipeline and Hazardous Materials Safety Administration (PHMSA), part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. Gathering lines are pipelines used to transport oil and gas from the well site to larger... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
Crash test intensifies call for side bumpers on tractor-trailerscould push cars into traffic in some cases and potentially gather a dangerous b
KGTV San Diego / Posted 14 days ago
could push cars into traffic in some cases and potentially gather a dangerous buildup of snow and ice in winter. The U.S. Department of Transportation has required underride guards for the back of trucks since 1952. Regulators call them an... Read more
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Daytona Beach News-Journal
The Higher Ed Notebook: Noted historian of national parks to speak at Stetsonworking will be eligible for retirement. This correlates to approximately 14,00
Daytona Beach News-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
working will be eligible for retirement. This correlates to approximately 14,000 open positions. A 2016 report by the U.S. Department of Transportation Office of Inspector General said the FAA employs more than 13,800 air traffic controllers... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Truck Drivers Demonstrating Against Costly Regulation Stage Rolling Protest Through Central Valleyitself will come with monthly fees and cost an average of $500 annually for eac
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted 15 days ago
itself will come with monthly fees and cost an average of $500 annually for each truck it's installed on, according to a U.S. Department of Transportation report. Because the gadget syncs to a truck's engine, there can also be costly mechanic... Read more
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The Suffolk Times
Could scoot train finally become reality on North Fork?said officials are hoping to obtain federal TIGER (Transportation Investment Ge
The Suffolk Times / Posted 16 days ago
said officials are hoping to obtain federal TIGER (Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recover) grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The federal DOT has $500 million available in TIGER grants and says on its website that... Read more
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The Riverhead News-Review
Could scoot train finally become reality on North Fork?said officials are hoping to obtain federal TIGER (Transportation Investment Ge
The Riverhead News-Review / Posted 16 days ago
said officials are hoping to obtain federal TIGER (Transportation Investment Generating Economic Recover) grants from the U.S. Department of Transportation. The federal DOT has $500 million available in TIGER grants and says on its website that... Read more
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The Post-Standard
Daylight saving time 2017: When do we set our clocks back in fall?people is that sunrise shifts an hour earlier, to 6:44 a.m. Time zones and day
The Post-Standard / Posted 17 days ago
people is that sunrise shifts an hour earlier, to 6:44 a.m. Time zones and daylight saving time are overseen by the U.S. Department of Transportation. States can opt out of daylight saving time, but only two do: Arizona and Hawaii. Daylight... Read more
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Gridley Herald
Water rates still hot issue for Live Oak Councilcould be arranged to discuss further. In other matters, the City of Live Oak r
Gridley Herald / Posted 17 days ago
could be arranged to discuss further. In other matters, the City of Live Oak received $10 million in Tiger Funds from the U.S. Department of Transportation over the summer for the State Highway 99 project. City Engineer Scott Roles reported that... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
Seattle blogger warns of negative impacts of Amazon HQ2the city and it's a lot of people," he said. Before Amazon's headquarters was
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 17 days ago
the city and it's a lot of people," he said. Before Amazon's headquarters was built in downtown Seattle eight years ago, U.S. Department of Transportation data shows highways were jammed with traffic for around five hours a day. Once Amazon... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
School bus drivers upset over personal weight limitsthe medical examination requirements for obtaining a Commercial Driver License.
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 18 days ago
the medical examination requirements for obtaining a Commercial Driver License. There are federal guidelines from the U.S. Department of Transportation covering the requirements." When I told the spokeswoman the DOT withdrew the rule... Read more
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