| Apr 13, 2012
| 6:41 AM
When the Chicago River sprung a leak 20 years ago today, it wasn't the first time the city's system of underground tunnels was the source of an unpleasant surprise.
On that Monday, April 13, 1992, many Chicagoans learned for the first time of the miles...
| Dec 12, 2011
| 4:25 PM
On a day expected to be the busiest in FedEx's 40-year history, Diane Maleski got to work extra early — at 4:30 a.m. That was long before the first trucks arrived from the airport bearing parcels that would be piled onto conveyor belts, sorted by...
| Dec 13, 2011
| 3:56 AM
Today's forecast calls for mostly cloudy skies and a high around 51 degrees. The low temperature is expected to be around 38 degrees tonight.
Here are today's morning traffic issues.
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| Dec 20, 2011
While Santa has a sleigh and reindeer to help him deliver packages around the world, everyone else typically has to use a shipping service or post office to send holiday gifts.
This week is especially busy for local shippers and the United States...
| Jan 3, 2012
| 4:50 PM
Something big has come to the Port of West Sacramento, really big.
“This is all part of the renaissance of West Sacramento,” said Port Manager, Mike Luken.
Though that the renaissance has come in the form of a very modern and massive crane...
| Sep 6, 2012
| 3:37 PM
Federal mediators will attempt to restart stalled contract talks between the union representing 14,500 East and Gulf coast dockworkers and the group representing their employers in an effort to avert the first strike in 35 years.
A strike would clot...
| Jun 15, 2012
| 9:34 AM
Korean shellfish shipped to the United States may have been exposed to human feces and potentially contaminated with norovirus, the Food and Drug Administration warned distributors, retailers and other food service operators Thursday.
| Jun 19, 2012
| 10:45 AM
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota's capacity to export oil by rail has jumped more than 50 percent in June as shippers in the state increasingly turn to mile-long trains to move crude to markets not linked by pipelines.
The increase comes with a...
| Jul 18, 2012
| 11:48 AM
Commercial Driver Logistics will relocate and add 43 new full-time jobs over the next two years.
CD Logistics is a freight-broker business, which matches shippers and/or brokers to available loads.
Currently, CD Logistics has seven full-time...
| Feb 3, 2012
| 3:49 PM
The Washington County Board of Zoning Appeals has denied a special exception that would have enabled a Greyhound bus stop to continue operating at Foxshire Plaza Shopping Center at 1432 Dual Highway outside of Hagerstown.
The zoning appeals board...
| Feb 6, 2012
| 1:03 PM
Global smartphone shipments grew massively last year as mobile handsets increased in capability and were made available at lower prices, according to International Data Corp.'s latest Worldwide Mobile Phone Tracker quarterly report.
In 2011, smartphone...