| 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...
| 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....
| Mar 11, 2014
| 9:00 PM
Recently, I hand-delivered a letter, signed by dozens of my fellow airline pilots, to our mayor, Buddy Dyer.
We're asking Dyer and Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs to withdraw their support for Norwegian Air International's application for permission...
| Mar 8, 2014
| 7:20 PM
For a convicted thief like Anthony Hargrove, baggage carousels at Chicago's airports have apparently been an attractive target.
Since the 1990s, Hargrove has been arrested at least 12 times on charges of stealing bags in the arrivals areas of Midway and...
| Mar 9, 2014
The current battle between cabbies who pull a meter and upstarts who book fares via a smartphone app is evocative of an action-packed taxi drama that long ran on Chicago streets.
Decades before Uber and Lyft, taxis that operated outside municipal...
| Mar 3, 2014
| 4:01 AM
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By Edward McAllister and Nia Williams
NEW YORK/CALGARY, Feb 28 (Reuters) - New U.S. rules to
toughen classification standards for oil-train shipments will
affect less than 3 percent of the tank cars now hauling crude
| Mar 5, 2014
| 4:08 PM
Two high-priority CTA projects that lack money for construction — the overhauls of the Red Line north branch and Purple Line and a planned bus rapid transit corridor along Ashland Avenue — are on a national list of mass-transit initiatives...
| Mar 5, 2014
| 12:00 PM
Most of the experiences I have had in the Patuxent High School auditorium I hope to lock away in my memory banks forever. Last Saturday's contentious Public Service Commission hearing on the Dominion Cove Point expansion won't be one of them. The real...
| Mar 4, 2014
| 6:01 PM
President Barack Obama proposed a $3.9 trillion federal budget on Tuesday that calls for spending billions more on infrastructure, raising taxes on the wealthy and closing the gap between rich and poor that he has vowed to make a focus of his second term....
| Feb 18, 2014
| 2:56 PM
UPPER MARLBORO — President Barack Obama announced Tuesday that the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency will tighten fuel efficiency standards for medium- and heavy-duty trucks as part of an effort to address greenhouse gas pollution...
| Feb 28, 2014
| 1:33 PM
NEW YORK/CALGARY (Reuters) - New U.S. rules to toughen classification standards for oil-train shipments will affect less than 3 percent of the tank cars now hauling crude across the country, leaving older, flawed models on the tracks, officials and...