Transportation

Transit advocates cite MBTA ‘crisis,' demand more funding

11 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Transit advocates and officials are again calling for more T funding after a power shutdown on the Blue Line caused a massive passenger back-up Wednesday, while Red Line riders...
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Montana, North Dakota push against Washington state rail law

12 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

BILLINGS, Mont. - Attorneys general for North Dakota and Montana asked the Trump administration on Wednesday to overrule a Washington state law that imposed new restrictions on...
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MassDOT committee condemns ‘incomprehensible' RMV fail

12 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Members of the state Department of Transportation's Finance and Audit Committee condemned the “unconscionable” administrative failures at the Registry of Motor Vehicles during...
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California High-Speed Rail: State readies $1.6 billion design contract

14 hours ago   |   ABC

California is moving toward awarding a $1.6 billion contract to design and construct the tracks and system for the first segment of its beleaguered high-speed rail project.
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Elon Musk finally took the wraps off his new brain microchip company that plans to connect people's brains to the internet by next year

Elon Musk finally took the wraps off his new brain microchip company that plans to connect people's brains to the internet by next year

14 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Elon Musk is the CEO of Tesla and SpaceX. When he's not busy running those companies, he's also the CEO of Neuralink - a neurotechnology startup that plans to implant devices...
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JCPS transportation department receives overall excellence award from state

JCPS transportation department receives overall excellence award from state

15 hours ago   |   WLKY

70,000 of the 100,000 students in JCPS ride the bus every day.
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Man pulled from water at Revere Beach dies

Man pulled from water at Revere Beach dies

15 hours ago   |   WCVB

Rescuers performed CPR on a man Tuesday as a vehicle transported them across the sand at Revere Beach.
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Bing Maps gains improved real-time transit updates and alternate routes handling

Bing Maps gains improved real-time transit updates and alternate routes handling

17 hours ago   |   Venture Beat

Bing Maps recently gained improvements on the real-time updates, trip frequency, and alternate routes front. Here's what's changed.
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Woman's bike stolen as she chases runaway goat

Woman's bike stolen as she chases runaway goat

18 hours ago   |   KSBW

Jessica Rose was trying to save the animal from an untimely end in traffic when someone nabbed her primary form of transportation.
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Didi Chuxing is allowing users to book rides with rival services through its own app

Didi Chuxing is allowing users to book rides with rival services through its own app

19 hours ago   |   Business Insider

This is an excerpt from a story delivered exclusively to Business Insider Intelligence Transportation & Logistics Briefing subscribers. To receive the full story plus other...
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Frat bro found guilty in pledge's alcohol-related hazing death

Frat bro found guilty in pledge's alcohol-related hazing death

A former Louisiana State University student on Wednesday was found guilty of negligent homicide in the alcohol-related hazing death of a fraternity pledge two years ago. It... Read more ...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of...

Hundreds of pages of emails about Tupac show Iowa official's fixation of rapper before his ouster

He hosted weekly "Tupac Fridays" to play his music in the office, and he marked his own 65th birthday with Tupac-themed cookies, including ones decorated with the words "Thug... Read more ...

Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope

Police arrest Hawaiian protesters trying to block construction of telescope

Police have arrested several protesters blocking access to Hawaii's highest peak where a telescope will be constructed on land some Native Hawaiians consider sacred. Read more ...

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

An 11-year-old's clever 'ice cold beer' sign sure got the attention of police

Everyone loves a lemonade on a hot summer day, but 11-year old Seth had an even better idea. Read more ...

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

House blocks maverick Dem's Trump impeachment effort

The U.S. House detailed a maverick Democrat's drive to impeach President Donald Trump for his recent racial insults against lawmakers of color. Read more ...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts...

Sexual assault charges dropped against Kevin Spacey in Massachusetts criminal case

During a July 8 court hearing, the accuser decided to invoke the Fifth Amendment. Read more ...

British Open tee times, pairings: Full first-round schedule

British Open tee times, pairings: Full first-round schedule

The 2019 British Open kicks off Thursday, and for those stateside hoping to get a peek at golfers working their way through historic Royal Portrush, it'll be a very early... Read more ...

League's decision not to back von der Leyen risks isolating Italy, Deputy PM...

League's decision not to back von der Leyen risks isolating Italy, Deputy PM Di Maio says

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‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife

‘The Bachelor' creator Mike Fleiss accused of attacking pregnant wife

A judge has issued a restraining order and Warner Bros. is looking into the allegations. Read more ...

Trump rips into 2020 Dems at rally, calls Biden not ‘mentally prepared'

Trump rips into 2020 Dems at rally, calls Biden not ‘mentally prepared'

President Trump skewered the 2020 Democratic presidential hopefuls at a campaign rally in Greenville, North Carolina, on Wednesday night - claiming Joe Biden is not “mentally... Read more ...