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    By Yereth Rosen | Reuters ANCHORAGE, Alaska – The Trump administration has proposed reopening the Tongass National Forest to road-building, setting the stage for more logging, mining and development in the heart of North America’s largest temperate rainforest. The U.S. Forest Service on Thursday released a final environmental impact statement that said the state of...
    The Trump administration has proposed reopening the Tongass National Forest to road-building, setting the stage for more logging, mining and development in the heart of North America’s largest temperate rainforest. The U.S. Forest Service on Thursday released a final environmental impact statement that said the state of Alaska should be exempt from a 2001 rule...
    By Yereth Rosen ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) - The Trump administration has proposed reopening the Tongass National Forest to road-building, setting the stage for more logging, mining and development in the heart of North America’s largest temperate rainforest. The U.S. Forest Service on Thursday released a final environmental impact statement that said the state of Alaska...
    NEW DELHI/MUMBAI (Reuters) - Farmers in India blocked roads and railway tracks on Friday in a protest against new legislation that they say could pave the way for the government to stop buying grain at guaranteed prices, leaving them at the mercy of private buyers. Prime Minister Narendra Modi's government has defended the bills -...
    A DRIVER is being hunted by cops after draping a swastika flag over the back doors of a white van. The vehicle was driven through busy traffic on Monday – with the shocking Nazi symbol clearly visible to fellow motorists. 1The white van was driven between Cross Hands and Pont Abraham in south west WalesCredit:...
    Wednesday, during an interview with MSNBC’s “Deadline,” House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) reacted to a Politico report claiming intelligence about Russia was being withheld from the White House given “bad news” on the topic would displease President Donald Trump. Pelosi claimed to be “unaware” of the report but argued Trump had ties to Russian President...
    SAN ANTONIO – Editor’s note: This content was created exclusively for KSAT Explains, a new, weekly streaming show that dives deep into the biggest issues facing San Antonio and South Texas. Watch past episodes here and download the free KSAT-TV app to stay up on the latest. When the COVID-19 pandemic hit, San Antonio along...
    THESE drivers have got a lot on their plate... and it might not be to everyone's taste. This week, a top barrister sparked controversy after refusing to remove an "offensive" message on his yellow Lamborghini. 21A top lawyer has made headlines after refusing to remove his rude licence plateCredit: News Corp Australia 21Australian drivers...
    Q: I was reading about the benefits of FasTrak and it made me wonder why people have a problem with getting a transponder. We got FasTrak in 2002 when my son attended college in San Mateo and he needed to drive over the San Mateo Bridge. My mother, now 96, had it before we did,...
    Louisville police apologized to residents of the city on Tuesday after restricting vehicle traffic in parts of the city ahead of expected protests Tuesday night surrounding an announcement of a grand jury's decision over whether or not to indict the police officers involved in the death of Breonna Taylor. The Associated Press reported that a...
    New York (CNN)The city of Tel Aviv is working on creating wireless electric roads to charge and power public transportation in the city.The electric roads are part of a pilot program led by the Tel Aviv-Yafo Municipality in collaboration with ElectReon, a company developing a system that can charge electric vehicles while they are moving,...
    RODANTHE, N.C. (AP) — Portions of the primary road linking North Carolina’s Outer Banks barrier islands to the mainland were closed on Sunday due to coastal flooding from high tides and Hurricane Teddy. Traffic on North Carolina Highway 12 was halted on long stretches on Hatteras and Ocracoke islands, the Department of Transportation reported. On...
    Q: San Jose and the surrounding area was once a very lovely place to live and travel through. No more! I have repeatedly called Caltrans about the awful mess on the ramp to Interstate 280 north on Meridian Avenue. I also filed a written complaint. It has been months and no attempt to clean it...
    COLUMBIA, Md. (WJZ) — It’s been a year in the making, a movement demanding that Howard County install sidewalks in one neighborhood right outside of Columbia. County Executive Calvin Ball said improvements are now officially moving forward on the Guilford Road and Oakland Mills Road intersection. The community of Guilford used to be part of...
    NEWARK, Del. (AP) — Five motorists died from a pair of head-on collisions in Delaware just five hours apart, Delaware State Police said on Saturday. Three men were killed and another man was seriously injured when a Hyundai sedan traveling east on Old Baltimore Pike in Newark about 2 a.m. Saturday crossed into the westbound...
    TWO people are dead as buildings and roads have collapsed in severe floods after a Storm Ianos battered Greece. The Medicane, or "Mediterranean hurricane", pounded central Greece today, flooding streets and homes, authorities said. 13This image shows the partially collapsed medical centre next to the flooded Pamisos riverCredit: Reuters 13 A man walks in a flooded...
    By ROXY TODD, West Virginia Public Broadcasting CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — One night in 1970, Bill Danoff and his then-girlfriend Taffy Nivert were hanging out with John Denver, and they played a few verses from a song they’d been working on. Denver immediately said he wanted to record it. “It was sort of like an...
    Well, that was wheelie foolish. A motorcycle rider has had his bike temporarily impounded and his license suspended for doing a 100 mph wheelie past an unmarked police car as he awaits sentencing for the stunt. SWNS The wheelie was captured on the cop car’s dashcam and shows Lee Embleton riding down the...
    Say what you will, Antonio Campos’ “The Devil all the Time” lives up to its title. Spanning numerous generations and set across a bleak and blood-stained Appalachian landscape, Campos’ adaptation of Donald Ray Pollock’s novel weaves together narrative threads of suicide, sexual assault, cancer, crucifixion and murder by screwdriver. Cruelty runs 24/7. The devil is...
    The number of vehicles on the road with open safety recalls is rising, after two consecutive years of declines, according to CARFAX data. Annual CARFAX recall data shows there are more than 55.7 million recalled vehicles on the road today that haven’t been repaired. That’s...
    BENTON, Ark. (AP) — A toddler died Tuesday after apparently being dropped from a moving vehicle on a central Arkansas interstate, Arkansas State Police said. State troopers responded to a call from a driver who said a child had just been dropped from a moving vehicle on Interstate 30 in Saline County, about 20 miles...
    They’re fast, he’s furious. Complaints about scofflaws drag-racing in New York City have increased five-fold during the COVID-19 pandemic, according to public data crunched by a state senator. Big Apple residents filed 1,057 complaints about speed demons to the city’s 311 system between March 20 and Sept. 10 — a 442 percent spike from...
    (CNN)America has been coming apart at the seams, with Democrats and Republicans increasingly unable of communicating with one another. Red states and blue states, as decided in the 2016 election, have confronted each other in incomprehension, and are leading very different lives with very different economic conditions. Reuniting America requires a forward-looking path of sustainable...
    The North Carolina Department of Transportation has received an extra $144 million from the Federal Highway Administration, according to federal officials. The funds were redistributed from the FHWA’s uncommitted funds from fiscal year 2020 and allocated to states for road and bridge projects. NDCOT spokesperson Steve Abbott said the money will complete existing...
    CAMDEN, N.J. (CBS) — You may want to check your E-ZPass statements. Tolls on New Jersey’s three toll roads went up on Sunday. “Outrageous, big uptick. I’m not sure why,” driver Dave Jackson said. Outrage is growing on New Jersey’s roads. Tolls on the New Jersey Turnpike, Garden State Parkway and Atlantic City Expressway all...
    The Georgia Department of Transportation (GDOT) has received an extra $39 million from the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), according to federal officials. The funds were redistributed from FHWA’s uncommitted funds from fiscal year 2020 and allocated to states for road and bridge projects. GDOT did not respond immediately to inquires about plans for...
    Residents from East Mountain Road South again object Despite a chorus of opposition featuring old points raised anew, the Philipstown Town Board last week refused to abandon plans for paving 1,111 feet of East Mountain Road South. The board took no formal vote because the paving was approved six years ago. But one by one,...
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Hampton Roads region of Virginia is joining the rest of the state in Phase 3 of coronavirus restrictions after Gov. Ralph Northam said improved data allow for more severe restrictions to be relaxed. Northam issued an executive order Thursday placing the region in Phase 3, effective immediately. The rest of...
    Q: Let me respectfully disagree with your comments last week from a victim of the CZU fire having to share the road with too many cyclists. You seem to side with her. As much as I empathize with these who lost homes, I do not think that driving to a site every day to get...
    THIS year has been the year of the staycation – which has left millions of Brits reminiscing on adventure-filled trips abroad. To celebrate the wonder of world travel, thousands of photography enthusiasts entered Agora #Travel2020, sharing the moments they feel captured the true essence of exploration. @rakia10/AGORA IMAGES 14 The winner of...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Safety officials say more than 150 people died in crashes this summer on Minnesota roads. The Minnesota Department of Public Safety says that between Memorial Day weekend and Labor Day weekend, 152 people died in crashes on state roads — a nearly 12% increase over last year. RELATED: State Patrol Says...
    ATLANTA (AP) — Nineteen people were killed on Georgia roads over the three-day Labor Day weekend, nearly doubling the number of deaths from the 2019 holiday, authorities said. On Tuesday, the Georgia State Patrol said 17 crashes over the weekend were fatal, resulting in the deaths of 19 people, including pedestrians, motorcyclist and bicyclist, news...
    SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Firefighters are trying to get a handle on a fast-moving grass fire in rural North Sacramento. The fire is burning near W. Elverta and Power Line roads. Heavy winds are driving the flames. Incident info: Fast moving grass fire near W. Elverta Rd & Power Line Rd. I’m North Sacramento. Traffic advisory...
    Some drivers took advantage of roads and highways emptied by the coronavirus pandemic by pushing well past the speed limit, a trend that continues even as states try to get back to normal. The Iowa State Patrol recorded a 101% increase from January through August over the four-year average in tickets for speeds exceeding 100...
    Portland protests not abating after 100 straight days The Surprising Thing No One Wants to Do at The Grocery Store Anymore Savvy Americans do this to earn an extra $1,394 per month in retirement Ad Microsoft ...
    Q: Can you put out a plea to your vast audience in the Bay Area? We live in the fire area in the Santa Cruz Mountains and have not been able to return home. Each day we make a trek to the closure site to see if there is any information about when we can...
    Etsy joins the S&P 500 Index but Tesla is still out Watch the 24 Hours of Le Mans EXCLUSIVELY on the MotorTrend App Savvy Americans do this to earn an extra $1,394 per month in retirement Ad Microsoft ...
    Next week the city of St. Paul will roll back three temporary road closures that were put in place in April to facilitate social distancing around park areas during the pandemic. On Tuesday, motorists will once again be able to access the roads around Como Regional Park, Phalen Regional Park and Cherokee Regional Park. During...
    Experts caution to keep vaccines off fast track Yep, You Still Need a Flu Shot This Year - Heres Where to Get One For Free Transfer VHS Tapes, Film, and Photos to Digital Ad Microsoft ...
    BALTIMORE (WJZ) — More bad news for commuters: Baltimore and Washington, D.C., have once again ranked among the worst cities in the country for driving. The latest study from WalletHub ranked Baltimore the 14th-worst city to drive in, while D.C. came in at 15th-worst. The study looked at traffic safety, traffic and infrastructure, access to...
    (CBS DETROIT) – The Michigan Department of Transportation announced there will be a traffic switch on I-75 in Oakland County. It begins Thursday at 7 p.m. where southbound I-75 will have one lane closed. Crews will shift southbound traffic onto the newly reconstructed southbound lanes from Adams Road to 13 Mile Road. Previously, two-way traffic...
    Working Remotely in the Pandemic May Generate a Tax Surprise Toyotas Hydrogen Lunar Cruiser SUV Will Let Astronauts Drive on the Moon in 2030 Transfer VHS Tapes, Film, and Photos to Digital Ad Microsoft ...
    ESTES PARK, Colo. (CBS4)– Elk rutting season has arrived and that has wildlife officials warning the public to give wildlife their space. It also has Rocky Mountain National Park making some changes. (credit: iStock/Getty Images Plus) Starting Tuesday, the park has closed a number of roads from 5 p.m. to 10 a.m. through Halloween...
    New York City will lower the speed limit on nine major roads amid a surge in speeding during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of Transportation announced on Tuesday. Speeding spiked in the initial weeks of the pandemic as drivers took advantage of near-empty roads, and has continued to outpace pre-pandemic levels over the summer. The...
    The Washington Football Team said Tuesday that it will rename two of the roads near its playing and practice facilities after franchise legends. One of the roads leading to an entrance to FedEx Field, in Landover, Maryland, will be named Sean Taylor Road, after the great safety whose murder in 2007 at age 24 shocked...
    With Confederate statues coming down in Virginia, amid national introspection about systemic racism and considerations of police and legal reform, Loudoun County’s Board of Supervisors is set to take inventory of county buildings and roads that honor Confederate and segregationist figures. The board Tuesday night will consider reviewing and detailing “roads, buildings, signs and other...
    WARRENVILLE, Ill. (WLS) -- A suspect was taken into custody in Warrenville Tuesday morning after police responding to a report of a possible DUI encountered an unresponsive person armed with a handgun, police said.Police said at about 5:30 a.m., officers found a car that matched the description of a possible DUI driver at Butterfield and...
    A Japanese company has carried out a successful test flight of a 'flying car' after their vehicle lifted test driver into the air. SkyDrive is among the many companies working to develop a 'flying car' but their project took a step in the right direction after they successfully lifted their vehicle several feet off of...