| Oct 3, 2014
| 6:00 PM
U.S. officials on Friday broadly defended the response to the country's first case of Ebola, although one acknowledged that while the government was confident of containing the virus, it had been "rocky" in Dallas where the patient is in serious...
| Oct 4, 2014
| 2:10 PM
Handling medical waste generated by an Ebola patient proved to be one of the contingencies that U.S. hospitals were unprepared for, a top U.S. health official said on Saturday, adding that it "took longer than we would have wished" to fix the problem....
| 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...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 12:54 PM
A set of aftershocks that rattled the Bay Area Tuesday morning caused damage to the George Butler Bridge in Napa, officials said.
Crews with the California Department of Transportation were performing emergency road repair on the bridge on southbound...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 4:10 PM
Last week, the House of Representatives passed the Transparent Airfares Act of 2014. Great news, right? Who doesn't want more clarity when it comes to ticket prices and fees?
Well, fasten your seat belt and put your tray table in the upright position....
| Aug 25, 2014
As Labor Day celebrates the contributions of the American worker, it seems appropriate that this year's holiday will represent a milestone in the nation's slow-but-sure economic recovery. AAA is forecasting that just less than 35 million people will...
| Aug 19, 2014
Americans went through some hard times in the past few years, and while everyone may not necessarily be on easy street now, a major spike in highway travel suggests that we as a nation are at least on the road......
| Sep 10, 2014
| 10:44 AM
Airlines in the U.S. were more on time in July, but some of the largest carriers in the Chicago region fared poorly in punctuality, as did Chicago Midway airport.
The nation’s largest airlines posted an on-time arrival rate of 75.6 percent in...
| Sep 12, 2014
| 8:06 AM
Southwest Airlines hopes to add Central America to its list of destinations with daily round trip service from Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport to Costa Rica starting in early March, the airline announced Friday.
| Sep 12, 2014
| 5:02 PM
Baltimore has received a $1.1 million federal grant to create a plan for the reconstruction or revitalization of Hanover Street's Vietnam Veterans Memorial Bridge and other parts of the busy South Baltimore corridor, according to the U.S. Department of...
| Sep 13, 2014
| 9:00 AM
On Saturday, federal transportation officials will announce more than $10 million to refurbish one of the Los Angeles County transit system's busiest light-rail stations.
The $10.25-million grant from the U.S. Department of Transportation will partially...