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Airline passengers boarded, deplaned, then boarded again before their flight was canceled after technical issues and staffing problems

15 minutes ago   |   Business Insider

Wizz Air is Europe's third largest low-cost regional airline. Getty Images Wizz Air passengers traveling from Cardiff to Corfu were boarded and deplaned twice, per Wales...
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Apple's CarPlay Acts More Like Brainiac To Auto Industry Than Trojan Horse

3 hours ago   |   Forbes

A few, short weeks ago, Apple released its next generation of CarPlay, which usurps the entirety of the cockpit's user interfaces. That isn't just some wooden, Greek shell...
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4-year-old girl, 3 others killed after accused drunk driver crashes into golf cart: TX authorities

9 hours ago   |   ABC

Police have identified the four victims of Saturday's suspected drunk driving crash in Galveston, Texas. A 4-year-old grandchild was among those killed.
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17-year-old critical after shootout near 79th Street Red Line

17-year-old critical after shootout near 79th Street Red Line

11 hours ago   |   WGN TV

CHICAGO - A teenager is in critical condition after a shooting Monday afternoon outside of a CTA Red Line station. The shooting happened at around 4:30 p.m. in the 0-100 block...
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DOT proposal: Travelers would receive refund if flight is canceled, postponed

DOT proposal: Travelers would receive refund if flight is canceled, postponed

11 hours ago   |   WGN TV

EAST PROVIDENCE, R.I. - Robert Almeida was looking forward to his sister's wedding in Portugal in 2020, but then the pandemic forced airlines to shut down for some time. Like...
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2020 and beyond: COVID-19 diminishes toll road travel

2020 and beyond: COVID-19 diminishes toll road travel

17 hours ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

COVID-19 restrictions, the work-from-home movement, and permanently altered commuter habits have resulted in less road traffic and fewer tolls being paid over the last two...
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2008: Taxes and fees fail to fund transportation

2008: Taxes and fees fail to fund transportation

17 hours ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

In 2008, the Highway Trust Fund ran out of money, and Congress completed an $8 billion bailout. The Great Recession led to higher fuel costs, less gasoline consumed, and as a...
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1991: The Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991

1991: The Intermodal Surface Transportation Efficiency Act of 1991

17 hours ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

This act had three primary goals, including intermodalism, flexibility, and efficiency. This legislation permitted the tolling of non-interstate federal-aid highways...
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The 3,000-year history of toll roads

The 3,000-year history of toll roads

17 hours ago   |   Arizona Daily Star

Paying for passage along one's journey was a common practice even for the gods. Humans have written the ritual into ancient treatises and mythologies. Whether it involves the...
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54-year-old man shot during attempted theft on North Side

54-year-old man shot during attempted theft on North Side

17 hours ago   |   WGN TV   |   2 articles

CHICAGO - A man was shot twice early Monday morning after observing a suspect underneath his vehicle attempting to commit a theft. Just after 6 a.m., police responded to the...
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Day 8 of heat and humidity

Day 8 of heat and humidity

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Spirit Airlines posts loss on surge in costs, expects Florida challenges to...

Spirit's expenses soared more than 66% compared with three years ago. Its fuel bill more than doubled. Read more ...

Patriots' offense struggling in training camp

The departure of longtime Patriots offensive coordinator Josh McDaniels this offseason led head coach Bill Belichick to change up the team's offensive system, with Matt... Read more ...

Democrats seek edge with women as Michigan prepares to vote on abortion

The purple state with competitive races for governor and Congress is shaping up as one of the most politically consequential battlefronts in a larger fight. Read more ...

Facebook contractor speaks out about the "messy" end to their job

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Teen shot near Red Line hours after Chicago police supt. says he plans to...

A 29-year-old father was also shot on a CTA train at the same Red Line station over the weekend, Chicago police said. Read more ...

Djokovic wife slams magazine as vaccine row swirls

Djokovic wife slams magazine as vaccine row swirls

Jelena Djokovic was highly critical of a publication's editorial about her unvaccinated husband Jelena Djokovic, the wife of 21-time Grand Slam winner Novak, has hit out at... Read more ...

Abrams calls on using budget surplus to invest in Georgians

DECATUR, Ga. - Democratic gubernatorial candidate Stacey Abrams is arguing that it's time for Georgia to use its budget surplus to invest in its residents, accusing Gov. Brian... Read more ...

Defendant arraigned in Schenectady killing as judge weighs next move

Felon pleads not guilty in court to murder and other felonies in 2019 Schenectady shooting that police and prosecutors say was a marijuana deal that turned deadly. Read more ...

Churchill: Kaloyeros was a Smalbany antidote

Alain Kaloyeros, for all his many faults, wasn't afraid to dream big. Read more ...