David Schaper

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On National School Walkout Day, Students On Chicago's South Side Chant For Gun Reform

Friday, April 20, 2018

Thousands of students are expected to walk out of school on Friday to protest school violence. At one elementary school in Chicago's Englewood neighborhood, many kids feel under threat every day.


News Brief: Justice Department Developments, National School Walkout, South Korea

Friday, April 20, 2018

Some of James Comey's memos detailing his meetings with President Trump have been released. Also, students are expected to walk out of classes to protest gun violence on Friday.


Students Walk Out Again To Protest Gun Violence

Friday, April 20, 2018

Thousands of students are expected to walk out of school on Friday to protest school violence. It comes on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine shooting.


What Happened On That Southwest Flight

Thursday, April 19, 2018

A catastrophic failure on a Southwest Airlines flight killed one passenger and injured several others this week. It's prompted airlines around the world to inspect certain kinds of airplane engines.


After Passenger Dragging Last Year, Airlines Improved Performance

Monday, April 09, 2018

But cramped seats, cutbacks on freebies and extra fees weren't measured in the report and are wearing on airline travelers.


Chinese Tariff Threats Rattle Airplane Giant Boeing

Thursday, April 05, 2018

China exempted many of Boeing's airplanes from proposed tariffs. Experts say that's because Chinese companies can't keep up with the growth of domestic air travel. But Boeing is still nervous.


Trump's Infrastructure Strategist Is Leaving The White House

Wednesday, April 04, 2018

DJ Gribbin, architect of the president's $1.5 trillion plan, "will be moving on to new opportunities," according to an administration official. The proposals received a cool reception in Congress.


Illinois Town Tries Hard To Wean Off Steel

Thursday, March 22, 2018

Residents of Granite City, Ill., are celebrating the new tariffs on imported steel, which are jump-starting the local economy. But they also worry about being too dependent on that steel mill.


The Winners And Losers Of Trump's $1.5 Trillion Infrastructure Plan

Monday, February 12, 2018

President Trump released his $1.5 trillion infrastructure financing plan at the White House Monday. The plan calls for spending $200 billion over 10 years to repair and rebuild highways, bridges, airports, seaports, and water systems. Half of that funding will be used as incentives to get cities, counties and states to finance at least 80 percent of the infrastructure costs themselves.


Infrastructure Experts Wondering Where Funding Would Come From For Trump's Plan

Wednesday, January 31, 2018

President Trump's plan to invest billions into fixing the nation's crumbling infrastructure may burden state and local governments and lead to a greater reliance on tolls.


More States Turning To Toll Roads To Raise Cash For Infrastructure

Thursday, January 18, 2018

Tight budgets and shrinking infrastructure money from Washington have more states hiking tolls and adding tollways to raise money to fix and repair roads and bridges.


White House Will Focus On Its Next Priority: Infrastructure

Monday, December 25, 2017

The White House is expected to introduce its proposal to improve the nation's infrastructure in January. But there are hints that there will be very little new federal funding in the package.


Derailment Probe Looks At Speed, As Critics Cite Amtrak's 'Lax Safety Culture'

Tuesday, December 19, 2017

The National Transportation Safety Board is trying to figure out why the train was traveling 80 mph in a 30 mph zone when it careened off a highway overpass Monday, killing at least three people.


Are $40 Toll Roads The Future?

Tuesday, December 12, 2017

In Virginia, officials hope a shift to toll pricing based on demand and traffic flow will change commuter behavior and reduce congestion on Interstate 66. Critics say the cost is too high.


American Airlines' Snafu Gives Too Many Pilots Off In December

Thursday, November 30, 2017

The pilots union says more than 15,000 American Airlines' flights are without pilots because of a glitch in the system that granted more pilots time off over the holidays than it should have.


Thanksgiving Holiday Travelers Likely To Face Travel Challenges

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

A record number of Americans will be jamming airports, train stations and highways. Those hitting the road will find gas prices 40 cents a gallon higher on average than they were a year ago.


United Says Goodbye To Its Iconic 'Queen Of The Skies'

Tuesday, November 07, 2017

Early commercial showed passengers eating steak dinners, sipping cocktails, watching movies and freely moving around inside the twin aisle, wide body fuselage.


Who Is George Papadopoulos?

Wednesday, November 01, 2017

We hear about the history of George Papadopoulos, who advised the Trump campaign on foreign policy and has now pleaded guilty to lying to the FBI about his interactions with Russians.


Are Social Media Sites Doing Enough To Combat Rumors And False News?

Sunday, October 29, 2017

As they struggle with disasters and other crises, police, fire and other public officials are spending an increasing amount of time and resources knocking down rumors spreading on social media.


California Wildfires Further Burden The State's Housing Crisis

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Thousands are displaced by the northern California fires — sleeping in hotels, shelters or on couches of friends and relatives. They're facing a long period of uncertainty about where to call home.