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Kate Hinds

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TN MOVING STORIES: Transpo News Links from Around the Web

Friday, May 16, 2014

NYC's mayor is reining in the city's outer borough taxi program. Ten thousand gallons of crude oil burst from a pipeline and swamped streets in Los Angeles. E-bikes are emerging as a huge hazard in China. And: happy Bike to Work Day!

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Thursday, May 15, 2014

Despite a presidential scolding, the House isn't exactly wading in to the transportation funding fray. The jitney business is booming in NJ. More children are killed in drunk driving wrecks in Texas than anywhere else in the U.S. And: a bourbon-filled steel train sculpture sold for $33.8 million.

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Obama Urges Infrastructure Push in Tappan Zee Speech

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

With the White House projecting the Highway Trust Fund will run out of money this summer, President Barack Obama visited the Tappan Zee Bridge to press Congress for a solution.

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Wednesday, May 14, 2014

President Obama will be talking infrastructure at the Tappan Zee Bridge today. Seattle's mayor is scrambling to prevent massive bus cuts. People feel better about driverless cars if they give the car a name. And: in the market for a transit-themed soap opera? Your search is over.

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Fatal NYC Intersection Gets Redesigned

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Officials have made changes to 96th Street and Broadway to make the intersection safer for pedestrians and drivers.

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Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Check out the Swedish approach to traffic safety. The rail company involved in last summer's train explosion in Lac-Mégantic, Quebec, is facing criminal charges. U.S. DOT head Anthony Foxx wants a four-year transpo bill. And: Pepsi turned a London bus stop into a mind-bending experience.

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Friday, May 09, 2014

California approved another leg of its high-speed rail project, but the cost went up by $1 billion. The Eurotunnel turned 20. Florida's new commuter rail line is hotter than the sun's corona. And: Houston's annual Art Car Parade is this weekend. 

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Men Are From Midtown, Women Are From Brooklyn

Thursday, May 08, 2014

Bike share stations in Manhattan are predominantly used by men, while women prefer brownstone Brooklyn, the East Village and the Lower East Side.

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Thursday, May 08, 2014

Bus rapid transit is stalling in the Bay Area. Florida SunRail trains are already running at capacity. Air quality is deteriorating in cities around the world. And: check out old NYC subway cars in a Mad Men-inspired ad campaign.

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NYC Opens Traffic Crash Data -- Finally

Wednesday, May 07, 2014

After years of prodding from safe streets advocates, the New York City Council, and the tech community — not to mention reporters — New York City has finally released comprehensive traffic crash data.

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Wednesday, May 07, 2014

Speed camera violations are down in D.C. Detroit's new Transit Police force is riding buses. The Congressional Budget Office is presenting some hard choices to save transportation spending. And: happy Bike to School Day!

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NYC Subway Service is Either 'Deteriorating' — Or Not

Tuesday, May 06, 2014

MTA subway service alerts have jumped 35 percent between 2011 and 2013. But what that actually means is open to debate.

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Tuesday, May 06, 2014

GPS data revealed a bunch of NJ Transit employees were using agency vehicles for personal use. So far, so good, SunRail. The beleaguered Port Authority may have reached a tipping point. And: Nissan has developed a self-cleaning car.

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Monday, May 05, 2014

Traffic fatalities are decreasing overall, but pedestrian fatalities...just aren't. D.C. is experiencing a "pandemic of potholes." A community group is suing San Francisco over its Google tech bus plan. And blessed be thy bicycle: two-wheelers get "a little extra mojo" at a NYC church.

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Photos: The Second Avenue Subway, Under Construction

Friday, May 02, 2014

The first leg of the the Second Avenue Subway is on track to open in less than one thousand days. It's two-thirds of the way done. See for yourself, inside.

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Friday, May 02, 2014

New York's bike share could get a new investor. Pittsburgh is expanding its network of 'smart' traffic signals. Volvo is prototyping an inflatable car seat. A Florida man who jammed drivers' cell phone calls was fined. And for your viewing pleasure: the trending video of the Baltimore street collapse.

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Thursday, May 01, 2014

Thursday's headlines are all about fire and rain. A CSX train carrying crude oil derailed in Virginia, and the James River caught on fire. Meanwhile, torrential downpours disrupted roads and transit from New York to D.C. And: Chicago's bike share system got a sponsor.

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Longtime Long Island Rail Road President Replaced

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Newsday didn't mince words: Helena Williams was fired.

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MTA Preparing LIRR Strike Contingency Plans

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

The MTA is planning to put bus service in place if Long Island Rail Road workers strike as threatened this summer. But not every MTA board member thinks that's a good idea.

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Wednesday, April 30, 2014

The White House wants to lift a ban on tolling Interstate highways. San Francisco is testing signal prioritization for buses. Citi Bike won another court case in NYC. Chicago may regulate pedicabs. And: Floridians seem to be catching SunRail fever.

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