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Transportation

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  • TRIP TIPS-Sun, yachts and stars beckon visitors to Cannes

    By Alexandria Sage CANNES, April 18 (Reuters) - Sun, celebrities, and a world-renowned film festival have made Cannes synonymous with glamour, guaranteed prime people-watching and a chance to relish the good life against the backdrop of palm trees and...
  • Two U.S. arms programs face live-or-die reviews after costs jump

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - An unmanned U.S. Navy helicopter built by Northrop Grumman Corp and a precision ship-landing system built by Raytheon Co face mandatory reviews that could lead to their cancellation after quantity reductions drove unit costs sharply...
  • Coast Guard preparing to move grounded ship

    Coast Guard preparing to move grounded ship
    Coast Guard officials are preparing Friday to move a cargo ship that ran aground near Virginia Beach earlier in the week. The process is scheduled to take place at 10:45 a.m. during high tide, when officials will pump ballast water off the Ornak, a 751-...
  • Korean ferry accident: Death toll rises to 25

    Korean ferry accident: Death toll rises to 25
    The death toll from a capsized South Korean passenger ferry rose to 25 on Friday as parents of missing schoolchildren blamed the ship's captain for the tragedy after he and shipping company officials made emotional apologies for the loss of life. Of 475...
  • State DOT Accidentally Tweets 'Rocky Hill Ferry Sank'

    State DOT Accidentally Tweets 'Rocky Hill Ferry Sank'
    Many people reading their Twitter feed Thursday morning may have had to check the calendar to make sure it wasn't April 1. The state Department of Transportation sent out two tweets Thursday at 11:06 a.m. The first said: "Ferry Update: Rocky Hill Ferry...
  • Florida Man Indicted In Aaron Hernandez Gun Trafficking Investigation

    Florida Man Indicted In Aaron Hernandez Gun Trafficking Investigation
    A Florida man who authorities suspect had a role in shipping weapons to accused killer and ex-NFL tight end  Aaron Hernandez was indicted Wednesday on charges of witness tampering, obstruction of justice and lying to a federal grand jury that is...
  • Talk of Lee Road extension worries Winter Park neighbors

    Talk of Lee Road extension worries Winter Park neighbors
    After 18 years living on a quiet Winter Park street, Marilyn Miller is worried. She fears that a planned extension of Lee Road will ruin the character of her neighborhood and potentially endanger the residents. "It's a very quiet street; the kids play...
  • Amtrak employee accused of stealing railroad repair tools

    Amtrak employee accused of stealing railroad repair tools
    A Chicago man was accused of stealing more than $1,400 worth of railroad repair tools from Amtrak, where he works as a machinist, county prosecutors said Thursday. Carmen Carrizales, 41, of the 4300 block of South Talman Avenue, was authorized to make...
  • Auto airbag maker Continental named in GM recall suit

    (Reuters) - Plaintiffs' lawyers are seeking to draw Continental Automotive Systems US, the maker of airbag systems in recalled General Motors Co vehicles, into litigation over an ignition-switch defect that has been linked to 13 deaths. A lawsuit filed...
  • Exclusive: GM says recalled cars safe, but has not tested for knee-bump danger

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - General Motors says that cars being recalled because of faulty ignition switches can be driven safely before repairs, based on more than 80 tests, but the automaker has not addressed a problem long known to potentially shut off...
  • New York's transit authority cuts deal to end 2-year pay dispute

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - New York's Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) struck a deal on Thursday to end a 2-year pay dispute with a more generous offer to workers than the years of pay freezes it had originally proposed, New York state Governor...