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FAA Orders Emergency Engine Inspections After Deadly Southwest Accident
The agency has ordered airlines to conduct ultrasonic inspections of the fan blades on hundreds of engines.
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Uber Suspends Driver Accused Of Abducting Denver Law Professor
The driver said he was taking her to a hotel instead of the airport. He refused to let her out, then unlocked the car doors once her screams drew attention.
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Jerry Brown: California Won't Roll Back Auto Emissions Standards
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“The idea we’re going to roll back the auto standards is absurd," the governor said in Washington.
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Where Car Crashes And Hazardous Waste Spills Are A Good Thing
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At the first hands-on training track for first responders in the nation, Tennessee police, emergency medical service workers
'Singing' Road Is Driving Dutch Villagers Crazy
It was a fun idea, "but not 24 hours a day," said a man who lives near the road.
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Pilots Warned Company Of Harnesses Before Deadly New York Helicopter Crash: Report
Pilots said FlyNYON's safety cutters were not effective in freeing passengers from their harnesses.
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Tesla Says Deadly Crash Involved Vehicle's Autopilot System
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A Tesla driver died at a nearby hospital shortly afterward.
Arizona Governor Indefinitely Suspends Uber’s Testing Of Self-Driving Cars
Gov. Doug Ducey said he was prompted to act after seeing the "disturbing" videos of the fatal crash involving an autonomous Uber vehicle.
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Self-Driving Uber Involved In Arizona Pedestrian Death
It's the first known fatality involving a pedestrian and an autonomous vehicle.
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Bridge Design Team Had Meeting On Crack Hours Before Deadly Florida Collapse
An engineer reportedly reassured the team that the crack didn't pose any safety concerns during that meeting.
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Engineer's Voicemail Warned State Of Bridge Cracks 2 Days Before Collapse
The state employee didn't hear the voicemail until one day after the deadly accident.
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United Flight Diverted After Dog Loaded On Plane By Mistake
The pet was soon reunited with its family, the airline said.
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Dog Dies On United Flight After Passenger Forced To Put Carrier In Overhead Bin
The airlines says it takes "full responsibility for this tragedy."
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At Least 50 Dead After Plane Crashes While Landing At Kathmandu Airport In Nepal
The aircraft hit an airport fence and burst into flames.
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Majority Of U.S. Commuter Railroads May Not Meet Deadline To Install Anti-Crash Technology
The technology automatically stops a train to prevent a derailment or crash but it is in operation on only 24 percent of tracks owned by passenger railways.
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Variable Speed Limits: Improving Safety Or Confusing Motorists?
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A growing number of states are using changeable speed limits when there is stop-and-go traffic or inclement weather, but some critics view them as speed traps.
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German Cities To Trial Ambitious Free Public Transport Plans
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In a bid to cut air pollution and make cities more livable.
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All 65 Passengers, Crew Feared Dead In Iranian Plane Crash
The Aseman Airlines flight crashed near the town of Semirom, roughly 370 miles south of Tehran.
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Republicans Cool To Paying For Trump's Infrastructure Plan With Transportation Cuts
The president proposed billions in spending, but no one can agree on how to pay for it.
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Do You Like Paying Tolls? You're Gonna Love Trump's Infrastructure Plan
The proposal would allow more states to toll interstate highways.
When neighborhoods change, it doesn’t just affect long-term residents’ housing options. It might be making them sick.
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San Francisco Could Become The First U.S. City With Safe Injection Sites For Drug Users
The facilities could open as soon as this summer, city officials say.
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Black Lives Matter Protesters Arrested Blocking Transit To Super Bowl
Police removed at least 17 demonstrators standing on tracks or locking themselves to a station platform to protest police brutality.
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Trump's Big Infrastructure Plan Now Looks Like Bait And Switch
His grand vision of an Eisenhower-style revitalization appears to be anything but.
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Delta Should Leave Blind Travelers Alone
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The airline's new policy for service animals creates an obstacle for blind passengers.
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Why Cities Must Lead The Way To Cleaner Air
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