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Justice Department investigating airline collusion

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating whether airlines are colluding to slow their growth as part of an effort to keep airfares high. 131 more words


Detroit Metro Airport Gets $8.8 Million US Grant For Taxiway Project

ROMULUS (WWJ/AP) – Detroit Metropolitan Airport is about to get a major facelift.

U.S. Sens. Debbie Stabenow and Gary Peters announced Wednesday that an $8.8 million federal grant for taxiway improvements has been awarded to the airport. 142 more words


Dash Cam Video Captures Uber Driver’s Near Head-On Collision With Distracted Driver

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A part-time driver for Uber says he was nearly hit by a woman driving in the wrong lane on West Liberty Avenue. 271 more words


DOT: Arlington Memorial Bridge Needs Way More Than $3M in Emergency Repairs

WASHINGTON — Emergency repairs on the Arlington Memorial Bridge, which will last through the fall and have squeezed traffic down to just two lanes, will cost about $3 million. 242 more words


Environmental Groups Sue Over Illiana Tollway Approval

CHICAGO (AP) — Illinois environmental groups have filed a lawsuit over the proposed Illiana Tollway. They claim federal approval relied on faulty information and didn’t adequately consider environmental impacts. 125 more words


Hawaiian Airlines fined for mishandled baggage liability, full-fare advertising

The U.S. Department of Transportation announced that Hawaiian Airlines violated federal rules on liability for mishandled domestic baggage and full-fare advertising.

The Department fined the carrier $160,000 and ordered it to cease and desist from further violations. 308 more words


Takata Corp. Declares Nearly 34 Million Airbags Defective, Agrees to Recall

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Nearly 34 Million Takata Airbags Declared Defective in Largest Recall in US History… 657 more words