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Friday, September 05, 2014

B.P. was found "grossly negligent" in the 2010 Deepwater Horizon spill. L.A. admits it needs more oversight for its transit police. And: is a giant rubber duck infantilizing public art?
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D.C. Streetcars Putting the Squeeze On Cyclists

Thursday, September 04, 2014

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New rule changes could mean D.C. bicyclists have to either ride down the middle of H Street — or avoid it altogether.
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Thursday, September 04, 2014

The red light camera industry is battling a ballot initiative. The WTC transit hub is eight years behind schedule and $2 billion over budget. And: Nevada won Tesla's gigafactory.
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Citi Bike Deal Delayed, But Expansion Slated for Next Year

Wednesday, September 03, 2014

While fending off questions about a delay in a deal to bailout Citi Bike, the city's transportation commissioner let herself be pinned down on one point: the system will expand in 2015.
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Wednesday, September 03, 2014

New York's MTA must prepare for a future of "dangerously hot" subway platforms. Pittsburgh's airport is turning to fracking to make money.
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More Speed Cameras Coming to NYC School Zones

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Speed cameras are "a wake-up call" to change bad behavior, says Mayor Bill de Blasio. And now more of them will be coming to school zones across the city.
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It's Baaack: Full G Train Services Resumes After 5 Weeks of Repairs

Tuesday, September 02, 2014

The G train is running normally again following an intensive burst of work to repair Sandy-related damage.
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Tuesday, September 02, 2014

Some cities are using art to calm streets. The entire country of Germany has banned Uber. And: the NYC subway bedbug count stands at 21 sightings in August.
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What You Need To Know About NYC Bus Route Changes

Saturday, August 30, 2014

Almost $5 million in bus “service enhancements” started Sunday, including longer routes, new routes and more stops.
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No Dummy: City's Safest Cabbie Passes WNYC Crash Test

Friday, August 29, 2014

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Reporter Jim O'Grady took a ride with the city's safest cab driver, who refused to be distracted ... and revealed how he navigates the mean streets of New York.
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FROM THE ARCHIVES: 400 Expected to Die in Car Crashes This Weekend, Same as in 1959

Friday, August 29, 2014

WNYC
The same number of people will die on the roads this weekend as in 1959.  And that's progress.
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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Friday, August 29, 2014

Labor Day Weekend Edition! Congestion is a city's friend. Driverless cars could save gas. The reclining seat battle continues. And Google is in the drone game.
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Thursday, August 28, 2014

Uber recruiting Lyft drivers may spark a federal investigation. Or maybe it's just a Lyft PR campaign? And to avoid crunched knees on a plane, pay the person front of you to sit upright.
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Metro-North Not Safe Enough, Panel Finds

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Safety culture at the LIRR and the subway system is “performing fairly well” — but at Metro-North, a panel finds “there is strong evidence to suggest that this is not the case.”
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The G Train Is Back, And Riders Are Not Happy

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

As the G train returns to service next week, a free transfer from the G to the J/M will come to an end. Riders and elected officials are hoping to make it permanent. 
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UberX Slashes Prices, Dealing A Blow to D.C. Cabs

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Uber has fired another salvo in the intense competition for vehicle-for-hire business in the D.C. region, slashing rates for its popular “ridesharing” service UberX by 15 percent.
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Wednesday, August 27, 2014

A Volkwagen worker forms a union to fight the union. Uber is trying to sabotage Lyft. Cable cars in Colombia help people get jobs. And, take a film tour through NYC subway history.
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Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Federal highway safety funds went unspent. Rainstorms at Burning Man spark huge traffic jams. Tesla's CEO does personal customer service.
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Subway Train Traveled Uptown on Downtown Track

Monday, August 25, 2014

A train operator drove from Canal Street past the Spring Street station on Aug. 11, only stopping when she saw the headlights of a southbound A train in the West 4th Street station.
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Monday, August 25, 2014

Car title loans are a $4 billion business in Texas. California's earthquake damaged an overpass. Complaining on social media is "commuter therapy." New York's "bike lobby" gains ground.
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