| Jul 13, 2011
| 11:36 AM
Ford Brings Fantasy Baseball to Cars: Have we gone too far?
I have a heart-wrenching internal struggle when it comes to in-car connectivity. On the one hand, I love having navigation, my iPod and phone contacts all easily accessed when I’m driving....
| Apr 5, 2012
| 8:06 AM
Cars with high scores in crash tests are hot commodities. Here’s how to size up the best model in your price range.
By Jim Gorzelany
According to the U.S. Department of Transportation, 32,885 people died in motor vehicle crashes in...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:29 AM
U.S. hospitals may be unprepared to safely dispose of the infectious waste generated by any Ebola virus disease patient to arrive unannounced in the country, potentially putting the wider community at risk, biosafety experts said.
| Oct 1, 2014
| 7:10 PM
Warning that a crude-oil train derailment in the densely populated Chicago area could result in "unthinkable" devastation, city and suburban officials are calling for stricter rules on hazardous material shipments than the federal government has proposed....
| Sep 24, 2014
| 5:57 PM
Vice President Joe Biden had stern words for stalwarts, including those in the House and Senate, questioning the legitimacy of improved infrastructure and the means to fund it: you're wasting time.
“What most people don't realize is that our...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 3:07 AM
Demands for answers and promises of technology breakthroughs bounced across Washington on Monday as the nation's air traffic control system continued its gradual recovery from the fire at an Aurora radar facility that has grounded thousands of flights...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 3:56 PM
Signs on railway station platforms in Boston, New York and Toronto are intended to offer help to anyone who is emotionally distressed or suicidal — a last-ditch effort to keep people from taking a final, fatal step onto the train tracks....
| Oct 9, 2014
| 9:55 AM
While it flew, People Express was an economic boon for the area, the Peninsula Airport Commission's executive director and chairman have been saying in recent days, as they wait to see if the start-up airline they subsidized can relaunch itself.
| Oct 4, 2014
| 2:54 PM
The deal was: restore daily flights to Boston and New York, and Newport News-Williamsburg International Airport will pay $1.65 million of taxpayer funds to keep People Express in the air.
But after two months and a first payment of $650,000 from...
| Sep 23, 2014
| 9:50 AM
Vice President Joe Biden will be in Norfolk Wednesday to talk infrastructure and job growth.
Biden will visit the Port of Virginia’s Norfolk International Terminals, where he will discuss the “importance of investing in infrastructure to...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 2:29 AM
Police officers who run a notorious speed trap in north central Florida have confirmed what frustrated motorists have suspected for more than 50 years.
Five police told a Waldo city council meeting late on Tuesday that officers work under a quota to...