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Beware of these 10 haunted roads in the U.S. and England

Beware of these 10 haunted roads in the U.S. and...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Oct 30, 2013

Around Halloween each year, talk of haunted sites seems to become more prevalent. Those haunted sites may involve haunted houses, ...

Look Ma, No Hands: A car that drives itself

Look Ma, No Hands: A car that drives itself

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Sep 09, 2013

Oh, wouldn’t it be nice to have a car that drives without assistance? Sure, you can hire a chauffeur so ...

Fun With Road Signs

Fun With Road Signs

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Sep 03, 2013

While running the Emerald City Half Marathon in Dublin, Ohio, in late August, I managed to pass the miles by ...

Ignore the potholes; re-elect me!

Ignore the potholes; re-elect me!

Posted by John Latta on Aug 02, 2013

Think of it as a NIMBP problem. As in a Not In My Back Pocket problem. Americans want more money to ...

Coming up: Major bridge detours

Coming up: Major bridge detours

Posted by John Latta on Jul 09, 2013

Most people who are aware of the inadequate funding available for America’s highways and bridges probably figure that deteriorating road ...

Pennsylvania’s $2 billion proposed transportation bill remains out of state budget

Pennsylvania’s $2 billion proposed transportation...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jul 01, 2013

Pennsylvania Governor Tom Corbett signed into law on Sunday the state’s $28.4 billion budget bill, while the state’s transportation bill ...

Demolition of Philadelphia building under investigation after collapse atop thrift store kills 6

Demolition of Philadelphia building under investigation...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jun 06, 2013

A four-story building on Philadelphia's Market Street collapsed atop a Salvation Army thirft store next door Wednesday morning, killing at ...

FHWA deploys bridge-inspecting robots

FHWA deploys bridge-inspecting robots

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on May 17, 2013

The U.S. Department of Transportation's Federal Highway Administration (FHWA) is deploying a robot to help inspect the safety and structure ...

Road funding: Your piggy bank or mine?

Road funding: Your piggy bank or mine?

Posted by John Latta on Apr 18, 2013

Motorist fees and gas taxes are sources for transportation funding in two state budgets. Pennsylvania and Washington State are trying to ...

Transportation Sec. LaHood: Volvo’s first U.S.-made wheel loader a sign of confidence in American economy, workers

Transportation Sec. LaHood: Volvo’s first...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Mar 26, 2013

Last week, we watched as the first American made Volvo wheel loader (an L60G) rolled off the line at the ...

Volvo celebrates Shippensburg plant expansion with commemorative L60G wheel loader

Volvo celebrates Shippensburg plant expansion with...

Posted by Marcia Gruver Doyle on Mar 22, 2013

"This is really about Volvo's ongoing commitment to North American market," said Pat Olney, president, Volvo Construction Equipment in remarks ...

Wyoming legislature passes bill to increase gas tax 10 cents per gallon to fund infrastructure repairs

Wyoming legislature passes bill to increase gas tax 10...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Feb 22, 2013

With the President working on a Federal plan of attack on the country's ailing infrastructure, many states are exploring their ...

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