Transportation

Russian Gas Tanker's Arctic Ice Voyage Branded ‘Irony Of Our Time'

1 hour ago   |   Forbes

This month, for the first time in history, a commercial gas tanker travelled from China to northwestern Russia through Arctic winter ice, an event U. K. climate experts have...
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Global airline industry body to launch Covid ‘travel pass' by March

Global airline industry body to launch Covid ‘travel pass' by March

1 hour ago   |   RT

The International Air Transport Association has announced that it will launch a Covid-19 travel pass by March, which it says will give travelers a way to display test results...
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Online Car Buying Site Gettacar Wins Millions In New Funding

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

Showing confidence in the move to online vehicle purchasing, investors have infused car buying site Gettacar with millions in new funding.
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Fisker Forming Electric Vehicle Partnership With Foxconn

2 hours ago   |   Forbes

The Los Angeles-based electric vehicle startup led by designer Henrik Fisker intends to work with Taiwan's mass-production giant on its second battery-powered model.
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Thai court ousts 3 Cabinet members found guilty of sedition

3 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   3 articles

BANGKOK - Three Cabinet ministers in Thailand were forced to leave their posts Wednesday after a court found them guilty of sedition for taking part in sometimes-violent...
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Gig Workers Gather Data to Check the Algorithm's Math

5 hours ago   |   Wired

Drivers for Uber, Lyft, and other firms are building apps to compare their mileage with pay slips. One group is selling the data to government agencies.
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Biden plans order to bolster US supply chains, spurred by last year's scramble for COVID-19 medical gear and looming crisis in chips for electric cars

Biden plans order to bolster US supply chains, spurred by last year's scramble for COVID-19 medical gear and looming crisis in chips for electric cars

6 hours ago   |   Business Insider   |   2 articles

Summary List Placement President Joe Biden is plans to sign an Executive Order on Wednesday, aimed at strengthening US supply chains. White House officials briefed reporters...
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Hong Kong Gives HK$120 Billion Boost to Economic Recovery

6 hours ago   |   Bloomberg

Hong Kong gave consumers a boost with spending vouchers and loans for the unemployed, while hitting investors with a planned tax hike on stock trading.
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Biden to order a review of US supply chains for vital goods

6 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   3 articles

WASHINGTON - President Joe Biden is preparing to sign an executive order to review U.S. supply chains for large-capacity batteries, pharmaceuticals, critical minerals and...
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MBTA's efforts to stay on track

7 hours ago   |   Boston Herald

Not historically its strong suit, the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority has taken steps to stay relevant in a changing transportation landscape. The MBTA, in an...
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Biden administration withdraws from transgender athlete case

Biden administration withdraws from transgender athlete case

The Biden administration has withdrawn government support for a federal lawsuit in Connecticut that seeks to ban transgender athletes from participating in girls' high school... Read more ...

Canadiens fire coach Claude Julien amid losing str

Canadiens fire coach Claude Julien amid losing str

MONTREAL - The struggling Montreal Canadiens fired head coach Claude Julien and associate coach Kirk Muller on Wednesday following a three-game skid. Read more ...

Madigan replacement Guerra Kodatt steps down 3 days after appointment

Madigan replacement Guerra Kodatt steps down 3 days after appointment

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. - The man hand-picked by former Illinois House Speaker Michael Madigan has stepped down just three days after his appointment. Edward Guerra Kodatt stepped... Read more ...

'Never expected this to happen': Teen's school project goes viral

'Never expected this to happen': Teen's school project goes viral

It's not just any bluegrass video. The beautifully edited music video features five instruments - all of which are played by the 15-year-old. Read more ...

House to vote on $1.9 trillion COVID plan Friday - with or without GOP backing

House to vote on $1.9 trillion COVID plan Friday - with or without GOP backing

House Democrats will move forward with a vote Friday on President Biden's $1.9 trillion COVID-19 relief package, regardless of if they are able to sway any Republicans between... Read more ...

Beach volleyball stars' bikini boycott forces embarrassing change

Beach volleyball stars' bikini boycott forces embarrassing change

Bikinis have won the day after officials were forced into an embarrassing retreat over plans to introduce sand trousers for the controversial Katara Beach Volleyball Cup event... Read more ...

Column: Tiger Woods survives but his career might not

Column: Tiger Woods survives but his career might not

The sheared-off front of the wrecked SUV told part of the story, and the officers on the scene filled in the rest. Tiger Woods was lucky to be alive, they said, thanks to... Read more ...

Technical rescue underway after 2 people struck by truck in Financial District

Technical rescue underway after 2 people struck by truck in Financial District

A technical rescue is underway after two people were struck Wednesday by a truck at a construction site in Boston's Financial District. Read more ...

8-year-old starts business to raise money for homeless children

8-year-old starts business to raise money for homeless children

The girl donated a $500 check to a women's shelter and enough toys to go to each child who lives there. Read more ...

Steelers president Art Rooney II commits to having Ben Roethlisberger return...

Steelers president Art Rooney II commits to having Ben Roethlisberger return for 2021 season

“I told Ben we would like to have him back to help us win a championship.”  Read more ...