- Turkish PM says deadly attacks likely were suicide bombings Updated: Oct-10-15 12:04 pm
ANKARA, Turkey - Two nearly simultaneous explosions targeted a Turkish peace rally Saturday by Kurdish activists and opposition supporters in Ankara. At least 86 people were killed and nearly 190 wounded in what appeared to be suicide attacks, Turkish officials said.
- T closes Red Line branch for winter preparations Updated: Oct-10-15 12:00 pm
BOSTON - Winter is fast approaching and transit officials are working against the calendar to prevent a repeat of last winter's crippling breakdowns on the T.
- Sleeper issue in Mississippi election? Transportation money Updated: Oct-10-15 10:58 am
MARKS, Mississippi - For Gaylon Reed, the choice is stark - break the law or let his rice crop rot in the field.
- Locomotive from train derailment to removed Saturday Updated: Oct-10-15 10:47 am
NORTHFIELD, Vermont - Vermont State Police say an intersection of roads near a train derailment that occurred earlier this week in Northfield will be closed for an extended period while the locomotive is removed.
- Bridge construction to halt Chicago-St. Louis Amtrak trains Updated: Oct-10-15 4:05 am
CHICAGO - Amtrak will halt train service between Chicago and St. Louis from Oct. 17-31 to allow workers to rebuild and expand six bridges along Illinois' high-speed rail route.
- Bus-only corridor to shift schedule for Hartford Marathon Updated: Oct-10-15 4:01 am
NEWINGTON, Connecticut - The Connecticut Department of Transportation is encouraging Hartford Marathon runners and spectators to use the bus-only corridor.
- Man found dead after apparent canoeing accident Updated: Oct-10-15 3:06 am
GULFPORT, Florida - Authorities say a man was found dead off a Tampa Bay area beach following a possible canoeing accident.
- Future of New York City mass transit hinges on funding fight Updated: Oct-09-15 11:04 pm
NEW YORK - The New York subway system was a gleaming symbol of American ingenuity when it opened in 1904. Now it rattles along past aging stops, controlled by cloth-insulated electrical wiring and signal devices almost as old as the tunnels themselves.
- 3 dead in small plane crash in northern Idaho Updated: Oct-09-15 10:24 pm
SANDPOINT, Idaho - Three people have died in the crash of a small airplane near the town of Hope, Idaho.
- US airman's condition upgraded as he recovers from stabbing Updated: Oct-09-15 9:36 pm
SACRAMENTO, California - A U.S. airman hailed as a hero for helping thwart a European terror attack was upgraded from serious to fair condition Friday as he recovered from three stab wounds suffered in a late-night attack near a bar, UC Davis Medical Center officials said Friday, indicating that his vital signs are stable and normal and he is conscious.
- Federal agency to supervise Metro safety Updated: Oct-09-15 9:11 pm
WASHINGTON - The Department of Transportation says Washington's subway system will be under direct federal supervision because of safety lapses.
- US weighing Russian response on Syria flight safety Updated: Oct-09-15 8:50 pm
ABOARD A US MILITARY AIRCRAFT - Russian leaders have responded to a proposed draft of safety guidelines for military aircraft flying missions in the increasingly crowded skies over Syria, the Pentagon said Friday.
- Police: SUV hurtles through Massachusetts auction, injures 8 Updated: Oct-09-15 8:40 pm
FRAMINGHAM, Massachusetts - An SUV driven by an elderly man careened through an auto auction Friday, striking other cars, patrons and a cinder block wall and injuring eight people, police said.
- Chicago-to-Vegas flight lands safely after emergency call Updated: Oct-09-15 6:00 pm
LAS VEGAS - An airport official says a commercial jetliner from Chicago landed safely in Las Vegas after reporting a possible problem with the aircraft braking and steering system.
- Judge approves for $338M oil train settlement Updated: Oct-09-15 5:58 pm
PORTLAND, Maine - A U.S. bankruptcy judge on Friday approved a $338 million settlement fund for victims of the fiery 2013 oil train derailment that claimed 47 lives in Quebec, clearing the way for payments to victims by year's end.
- Pilot killed in Pickens County plane crash identified Updated: Oct-09-15 5:33 pm
JASPER, Georgia - Authorities have identified the pilot who died in a small airplane crash in Pickens County.
- Authorities ID man killed after train hits him Updated: Oct-09-15 4:46 pm
SHREVEPORT, Louisiana - Caddo Parish sheriff's deputies have identified a man killed by a train.
- Transit official pleads guilty in 'ghost rider' scandal Updated: Oct-09-15 2:51 pm
HARRISBURG, Pennsylvania - A Pennsylvania transit official has been spared jail time after admitting he had bus drivers inflate ridership figures to boost state funding.
- Woman in motorized wheelchair killed crossing Vegas street Updated: Oct-09-15 2:37 pm
LAS VEGAS - Police say a 57-year-old woman has died after the motorized wheelchair she was riding was struck by a pickup truck on a busy thoroughfare in southeast Las Vegas.
- The Latest: Repairs to begin soon on I-95 after floods Updated: Oct-09-15 2:13 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The latest on the rainstorm that pounded parts of the East Coast (all times local):
- Man charged after hitting school bus at traffic light in NY Updated: Oct-09-15 2:01 pm
CLAY, New York - The driver of a car that slammed into the back of a school bus filled with high school students in central New York has been charged with texting and driving while impaired by drugs.
- Final rock slide work set on Interstate 35 in Oklahoma Updated: Oct-09-15 1:41 pm
DAVIS, Oklahoma - Interstate 35 near Davis will be narrowed for the final work following a rock slide in June.
- The Latest: Safety official says derailment was preventable Updated: Oct-09-15 11:20 am
MONTGOMERY, West Virginia - The latest on the results of a federal investigation into a fiery oil train derailment in southern West Virginia:
- 2 die after car strikes tree in Jefferson Updated: Oct-09-15 11:08 am
JEFFERSON, New Hampshire - New Hampshire State Police say two passengers have died in a car crash after the driver went through a stop sign and struck a tree in Jefferson.
- Truck falls from overpass near nation's capital; 1 dead Updated: Oct-09-15 10:40 am
SUITLAND, Maryland - Authorities say a driver was killed when the semitractor-trailer he was driving fell from a Capital Beltway overpass onto a parkway in a Maryland suburb of Washington, D.C.