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Kerala Government Says Will Consider Slashing Traffic Fines

A day after Gujarat announced drastic reduction in traffic fines, the Kerala government said that it is examining how the increased penalties can be brought down,...

Kerala Government Says Will Consider Slashing Traffic Fines

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Uttarakhand To Reduce Traffic Violation Fines The Uttarkhand cabinet has cleared a proposal to reduce some of the penalties revised by the Centre for traffic rule violations under the amended Motor Vehicle Act. Gujarat and Karnataka have already......
2019-09-12, 17:00

Councils should be able to issue fines for traffic offences, say MPs News 22 May, 2019 Transport Committee says police are too stretched to enforce moving traffic offences, so councils should be allowed to do so instead...
2019-05-22, 22:52

India's Traffic Problem Needs Better Infrastructure More Than Just Hefty Fines The hefty fines under the new Motor Vehicle Act may not be enough to battle India's problem of traffic and road accidents or that is what the Institute of Road Traffic Education (IRTE) believes....
2019-09-12, 17:00

BJP-Ruled UP, Uttarakhand Join Front Against New Traffic Fines Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Madhya Pradesh today joined a growing list of states that have rejected the revised traffic penalties prescribed by the Union Transport Ministry for erring motorists,......
2019-09-12, 19:26

Heavy Fines For Traffic Violations From Today: 10 Points Higher traffic penalties have come into effect across the country from today under the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which was cleared by parliament last month. The new law aims to instill......
2019-09-01, 13:26

New Traffic Fines Will Not Be Implemented In Madhya Pradesh And Punjab The states of Madhya Pradesh and Punjab will not be implementing the new and increased traffic fines as of now. Both states will study the feasibility of the increased fines and then take a call on......
2019-09-05, 00:00

''It Is A Learning Curve'': Prakash Javadekar On Hefty Traffic Fines The amended Motor Vehicles law will bring discipline on roads and the police will need to challan fewer people in the next four months, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said on......
2019-09-09, 03:39

Gujarat To Karnataka, BJP States Lead Charge Against New Traffic Fines Days after the Union Government prescribed steep penalties for traffic offenders under an amended law, a number of states across the country have decided to slash them in their respective......
2019-09-11, 21:52

Blog: India's Traffic Problem Needs Better Infrastructure More Than Just Hefty Fines The hefty fines under the new Motor Vehicle Act may not be enough to battle India's problem of traffic and road accidents or that is what the Institute of Road Traffic Education (IRTE) believes....
2019-09-13, 08:26

Increased Traffic Fines Too Harsh, Won't Apply In Bengal: Mamata Banerjee West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee today said that she will not implement the new law that imposes hefty fines for traffic violations, a day after BJP-ruled Gujarat slashed penalties....
2019-09-11, 15:00

Traffic Fines Hiked To Save Lives, Ignore Those Who Complain: VK Singh Penalties for traffic offences have been hiked to save lives and those who find them too high should be ignored, Union Minister of State for Road Transport VK Singh said today....
2019-09-12, 19:26

"Important To Save Lives": Nitin Gadkari To NDTV On Traffic Fines-Highlights Defending hike in traffic fines, Union Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari today said that it is important to save lives "There is 2% loss in GDP because of road accidents. Is this not a loss......
2019-09-11, 15:26

Nitin Gadkari, Rahul Gandhi Pulled Over On Twitter Amid New Traffic Fines Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari and Congress leader Rahul Gandhi have found themselves at the receiving end of criticism on social media as motorists across the country grapple with a sharp......
2019-09-04, 15:52

2019 Motor Vehicle Amendment Bill: Traffic Violation Fines To Increase The Motor Vehicle Amendment Bill has been cleared by both houses of the parliament and will be used to make changes in the Motor Vehicle Act of 1988. Part of the Amendment bill focusses on increased......
2019-08-01, 20:26

Kerala Student, 23, Infected With Nipah, Confirms Government: 10 Points A 23-year-old college student, admitted in a private hospital in Kerala's Ernakulam, has tested positive for the deadly Nipah virus, which killed 17 people in the state last year. The National......
2019-06-04, 10:39

Gujarat Government Makes Massive Cuts In Fines Under New Motor Vehicles Act The BJP-ruled Gujarat government on Tuesday announced a drastic cut in the penalties for traffic violations even as the Centre is justifying the steep fine amounts under the amended Motor Vehicles......
2019-09-11, 14:13

To Avoid Traffic Jams, One-Way Traffic System Implemented In Manali To deal with heavy traffic in Manali, the administration on Wednesday decided to enforce one-way traffic system from today. It will be a permanent arrangement....
2019-06-13, 09:52

WeWork Weighs Slashing Valuation by More Than Half WeWork’s parent company is considering slashing its valuation roughly in half to around $20 billion amid IPO skepticism, people familiar with the matter said....
2019-09-05, 17:00

Deutsche Bank slashing 18K jobs by 2022 FRANKFURT, Germany — Germany’s struggling Deutsche Bank said Sunday it would cut 18,000 jobs by 2022, downsizing its volatile investment banking division in a restructuring aimed at restoring consistent profitability and better returns to shareholders. The Frankfurt-headquartered bank said it would ...
2019-07-07, 23:26

Illumina plunges after slashing revenue expectations Illumina said it now expects revenue to grow about 6% this fiscal year. That's far below its previous projection for about 13% to 14% revenue growth in fiscal 2019....
2019-07-12, 01:52

AI can prove its value to society by slashing hospital readmissions It is widely accepted that AI is on the cusp of revolutionising many industries, despite the fact there are still precious few practical examples of its success. So how can this technology, that holds so much promise, live up to the hype? It is clear to me that to deliver on this promise, it has to ...
2019-06-06, 11:39

Trump touts environmental record despite slashing climate regulations In a White House speech, the president claimed clean air and water has been a priority but voters disapprove of his climate crisis handling Donald Trump has proclaimed America to be an environmental leader, despite moving to gut dozens of rules meant to safeguard clean air and water and rescinding e...
2019-07-09, 00:26

WeWork considers slashing IPO valuation amid pushback: sources WeWork owner The We Company is considering slashing the valuation it will seek in an initial public offering (IPO) at a little over $20 billion, less than half the $47 billion valuation it achieved in a private fundraising round in January, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday....
2019-09-05, 17:26

'End of irrational exuberance': WeWork considers slashing valuation in half Company had been expected to go for IPO at $47bn Revenues quadrupled in 2018 but $2.9bn lost in three yearsWeWork, the fast-growing office rental company, is considering cutting the value of its upcoming share in half as it faces growing skepticism over its business model and corporate governance.Th...
2019-09-05, 17:52

UPDATE 4-WeWork considers slashing IPO valuation amid pushback -sources WeWork owner The We Company is considering slashing the valuation it will seek in an initial public offering (IPO) to a little over $20 billion, less than half the $47 billion valuation it achieved in a private fundraising round in January, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday....
2019-09-05, 20:39

WeWork mulls slashing IPO valuation as skepticism rises over business model: sources WeWork owner The We Company is considering slashing the valuation it will seek in an initial public offering (IPO) to a little over $20 billion, less than half the $47 billion valuation it achieved in a private fundraising round in January, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday....
2019-09-06, 03:26

Tennessee man accused of slashing boss' throat with steak knife after taking time off for stress, reports say A Tennessee man is accused of slashing his boss’ throat with a steak knife on Friday after returning to work from time off because of stress, according to local reports....
2019-08-20, 20:00

Best Buy is slashing the price of the Amazon Echo and Echo Dot by 50% for a limited time Guillermo Garszon/Business Insider The Amazon Echo and Echo Dot are among the best smart speakers you can buy, thanks to Alexa's many skills. For a limited time, the Echo Dot and Echo are 50% off at Best Buy. We typically don't see such deep discounts on Echo speakers except on Prime Day and Cyber ...
2019-08-06, 05:13

Flight Operations Resume In Kerala More than 100 people have died with heavy monsoon rains triggering floods in different parts of the country in the last one week. Maharashtra, Karnataka and Kerala are the worst-hit states where lakhs......
2019-08-11, 11:52

Why This Kerala Lawmaker Says He Doesn't Want Bouquets At Events TN Prathapan, newly elected Congress lawmaker from Kerala's Thrissur, is winning praise on social media for asking people to give him books instead of bouquets, shawls and mementoes at all the events......
2019-06-23, 15:52

Kerala Man's Viral Post On His Mother's Remarriage Will Touch You A Facebook post by a son celebrating his mother's second marriage, and thanking her for her sacrifices, has touched a chord with thousands of people online. The post was written by Kerala resident......
2019-06-12, 12:26

Monsoon To Be Delayed Further, Expected In Kerala On June 7: Skymet The sluggish pace of monsoon has further delayed its onset over Kerala to June 7, private weather forecaster Skymet has said, revising its earlier forecast date....
2019-06-01, 21:13

PM Modi In Kerala Ahead Of First Overseas Trip Of His Second Term Prime Minister Narendra Modi today offered prayers at the famous Guruvayur temple in Kerala before heading to the Maldives which will be his first overseas visit in his second term as Prime Minister....
2019-06-08, 12:00

KM Mani: Kerala Legislator Who Served For 50 Consecutive Years Veteran Kerala Congress leader KM Mani, who died in Kottayam today, had been a dominant player in Kerala's coalition politics for over four decades, serving under six Chief Ministers. He was a......
2019-05-21, 18:52

Rahul Gandhi To Begin 3-Day Kerala Visit: Report Former Congress President Rahul Gandhi will be on a three-day visit to his parliamentary constituency of Wayanad in Kerala starting Tuesday aimed at taking stock of the flood relief measures....
2019-08-27, 01:26

Charges Of Rape, Cheating Against Kerala CPM Leader's Son: Police A case has been registered against Kerala CPM leader's son on charges of rape and cheating following a complaint filed by a woman in Mumbai, the police said today....
2019-06-18, 09:00

Case Against Parents Of Baby Who Fell Off SUV Near Kerala Forest A case has been registered against the parents of the one-year-old toddler who had a miraculous escape after she accidentally fell off a moving jeep on a road inside a dense forest, police said on......
2019-09-10, 19:39

Police Begin Probe After German Tourist Goes Missing In Kerala Kerala Police have begun an investigation to trace a German woman tourist, who had come to the state in March, after a complaint from her family that they had not heard from her, a police official......
2019-07-01, 03:39

Monsoon Claims Over 100 Lives Across India, Kerala Worst-Hit: 10 Points Floods caused by the ongoing monsoon have killed 114 people and displaced thousands across much of the country, with the southern state of Kerala being the worst hit, news agency PTI reported. As the......
2019-08-10, 19:39

95 Dead, Lakhs Moved To Relief Camps In Flood-Hit Kerala The number of deaths from the flood in Kerala has reached 95, the government said today. Over 1.89 lakh people have been moved to relief camps across the state. With several parts of the state......
2019-08-14, 15:13

Rahul Gandhi Scoffs At PM Modi's "Kerala Dear To Me" Remark Congress chief Rahul Gandhi today rejected Prime Minister Narendra Modi's remark that Kerala was as dear to him as Varanasi, wondering how he could say such a thing when the BJP-led centre has made a......
2019-06-09, 15:13

Happy Onam Wishes Take Over Twitter On Kerala's Harvest Festival Onam is the 10-day harvest festival celebrated in Kerala. This harvest festival is celebrated on a grand scale, and this year, Onam began on September 1....
2019-09-11, 09:26

76 Dead In Flood-Hit Kerala, Rain Predicted To Ease Up: 10 Points After days of downpour and landslides, the intensity of rain is likely to reduce in Kerala today if the Indian Meteorological Department (IMD) predictions hold true. For the first time in days, no red......
2019-08-12, 12:39

Another Person In Kerala Suspected Of Nipah Infection Tests Negative Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja said today that the sample of one more person suspected to be infected with the Nipah virus has tested negative. He was being treated at the isolation ward of the......
2019-06-07, 11:39

Six People In Kerala Suspected Of Nipah Infection Test Negative Samples of six people, including three nurses and a nursing assistant, who had attended on a college student infected with Nipah virus have tested negative and indicate the virus has not spread,......
2019-06-06, 12:13

Nipah virus resurfaces in India's Kerala after killing 17 last year The deadly brain-damaging Nipah virus has resurfaced in the southern Indian state of Kerala a year after it killed 17 people, state officials said on Tuesday....
2019-06-04, 09:13

A week late, but India's monsoon arrives in southern Kerala India's annual monsoon, which delivers about 70 percent of the country's rainfall, officially arrived on the coast of southern Kerala state on Saturday, the weather office said, a week later than usual....
2019-06-08, 11:13

Rahul Gandhi's Visit To Wayanad Begins Today, Day Before PM's Kerala Trip Congress president Rahul Gandhi will begin his three-day visit to his constituency of Wayanad in Kerala today. This is his first trip to the hill town since he won the national election from there and......
2019-06-07, 09:39

Rahul Gandhi Writes To RBI Governor, Seeks Relief For Kerala Farmers Congress leader Rahul Gandhi has written to RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das, urging that the moratorium on repayment of crop loans be extended to December 31 for farmers in Kerala in the wake of floods......
2019-08-14, 22:26

Kerala To Get $ 250 Million World Bank Loan For Flood Resilient Programme Marking its first ''state partnership'' in India, the World Bank will extend a USD 250 million loan for the Resilient Programme in Kerala, which had been devastated by worst floods in a century last......
2019-07-16, 04:39

Kerala Election Results 2019: Seats, Candidates, Check Result Here Kerala Election Results: Congress President Rahul Gandhi is contesting from Kerala's Wayanad and is one of the most prominent candidates in the state. He is also contesting from Amethi in Uttar......
2019-05-23, 05:26

Kerala Man Gets 3 Life Terms For Rape, Murder Of 7-Year-Old Niece In 2017 A 25-year-old man, who brutally raped and murdered his seven-year-old niece on September 27, 2017 has been sentenced to three life sentences today, besides 26 years of rigorous imprisonment....
2019-07-17, 15:39

Mere Possession Of Sexually Explicit Photos Not Punishable: Kerala Court Mere possession of sexually explicit photos will not amount to a crime under the Indecent Representation of Women (Prohibition) Act, the Kerala High Court has ruled....
2019-06-10, 18:52

7 People Suspected Of Nipah Virus In Hospital: Kerala Health Minister Seven people suspected of having contracted Nipah virus have been admitted to a hospital and the condition of the patient diagnosed with the virus is now stable, Kerala Health Minister KK Shailaja......
2019-06-05, 23:00

PM Modi Visits Kerala's Guruvayoor Temple Ahead Of His Visit To Maldives Prime Minister Narendra Modi has a brief stop in Kerala today, on his way to the Maldives, which is his first international visit since becoming prime minister for his second term. PM Modi, who......
2019-06-08, 06:39

Top Court Seeks Details On Alleged Kerala Hospitals' Organ Racket The Supreme Court on Tuesday asked a doctor to bring on record specific instances showing that patients were prematurely declared brain dead by private hospitals in Kerala to harvest their organs as......
2019-07-03, 01:39

"Unbearable" Heat Kills 4 On Board Kerala Express In UP's Jhansi: Report Four people died in 'unbearable' heat while travelling by train in Uttar Pradesh's Jhansi, which has been in the grip of a heat wave for two weeks, officials and passengers said Tuesday....
2019-06-11, 15:39

60 Dead In Flood-Hit Kerala, Amit Shah To Visit Karnataka For Survey Union Home Minister Amit Shah is conducting an aerial survey of the flood-affected areas of Karnataka's Belagavi district today. At least 30 people have died and more than two lakh people have been......
2019-08-11, 11:52

Kochi Metro A Reality For Sheila Dikshit: Former Kerala Chief Minister Former Kerala Chief Minister Oommen Chandy on Saturday said that had it not been for his then Delhi counterpart Sheila Dikshit, Kerala's landmark Kochi Metro would not have become a reality....
2019-07-20, 22:39

Indian Origin Swiss Lawmaker Visits "Home Town" In Kerala's Thalassery It was a trip down memory lane for 49-year-old Niklaus Samuel Gugger, an Indian origin member of the Swiss Parliament, who was in the port town of Thalassery, where he spent his early years....
2019-07-31, 23:52

Fallen Trees, Swamped Houses: What Navy's Aerial Photos Of Kerala Showed More than 70 people have been killed and over 2.54 lakh moved to relief camps as Kerala continues to reel under the impact of heavy rains. The government has ordered military teams to form rescue......
2019-08-12, 03:13

Kerala Betel Leaf, A Tamil Nadu 'Prasadam' Get Geographical Identity Tags Palani Panchamirtham, a temple "prasadam" from Tamil Nadu, Kerala's Tirur betel leaf and two other products have been awarded Geographical Indication (GI) tag, the Commerce Ministry said on Friday....
2019-08-17, 05:26

Kerala Man Aboard Saudi Flight Unzips In Front Of Woman Crew, Detained A 24-year-old man from Kerala on board a Saudi Airlines flight from Jeddah to New Delhi unzipped his pants on being stopped by a lady cabin staff from lighting a cigarette....
2019-05-27, 19:39

Kerala Offers Drinking Water To Parched Tamil Nadu, Claims Turned Down With Tamil Nadu facing a severe water crisis, Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan's office on Thursday claimed it had offered to supply 20 lakh litres of drinking water to its neighbouring state,......
2019-06-20, 23:13

Jailed Cop Sanjiv Bhatt's Wife Meets Kerala Politicians, Assured Support A month after senior Gujarat police officer Sanjiv Bhatt was sentenced to life imprisonment in a 1990 custodial death case, his wife met Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan and Opposition leader......
2019-07-24, 14:26

Rain Batters Kerala, Schools Shut Today, Kochi Airport Closed Till Sunday Flight operations at Cochin International Airport in Kerala have been stopped till 3 pm on Sunday due to heavy rain, airport officials said today. The water level in Periyar river and a canal near the......
2019-08-09, 06:52

Onam 2019: 4 Traditional Desserts From Kerala You Can Prepare At Home This Onam Onam 2019: The festival of onam is here and besides the grand feast of onasadya, we have got you some mouth-watering onam sweets to prepare at home. From payasam to neyyapam, we've got it all along......
2019-09-06, 17:39

Big government vs. small government: Here's how much your state spends on you The average spending per capita varies from as little as $7,430 in one state to nearly triple that amount in others.       ...
2019-07-13, 18:26

Kerala Lok Sabha Election Results: How To Check Election Result Lok Sabha Election Results in Kerala, along with all other states, will be declared tomorrow. The counting of votes will begin at 8 am and the final result tally is expected by evening. Kerala voted......
2019-05-23, 01:13

Only big fines will change how the auditors audit Splitting a firm’s audit and consulting functions has merit but only large penalties will affect proper change•Watchdog finds work of Patisserie Valerie auditor unacceptableThis time last year the Financial Reporting Council tried to read the riot act to the auditing industry. Standards, which were ...
2019-07-10, 03:26

Serco to pay £22.9m in fines over electronic tag scandal Serco, the outsourcing company, has agreed to pay £22.9m in fines and costs in a settlement with the Serious Fraud Office (SFO) relating to its electronic tagging contract scandal....
2019-07-03, 19:52

FCA will avoid EU CO2 fines in 2019, 2020, CEO says FCA will be compliant because of a regulatory credit deal with Tesla, the forthcoming debuts of plug-in hybrid Jeeps, the addition of the full-electric Fiat 500, and the arrival of more efficient combustion engines....
2019-08-09, 15:39

US fines Facebook $5 billion for privacy violations The US Federal Trade Commission has said it would also place new oversight and restrictions on Facebook. It is the largest fine that the FTC has ever imposed on a technology company....
2019-07-25, 01:13

Take or pay: Belgian ex-king faces paternity fines A Belgian court has ordered the country's former king to pay 5,000 euros ($5,600) a day until he takes a DNA paternity test to resolve a long-running case brought by a woman who says she is his daughter....
2019-05-21, 17:00

Senators seek 'serious' fines for antitrust violations U.S. Senators Amy Klobuchar and Richard Blumenthal introduced legislation on Friday to allow harsher penalties for companies that violate antitrust law, following a Justice Department probe into alleged anticompetitive behavior by big tech....
2019-08-02, 19:26

Facebook continues to grow like crazy, despite FTC fines Facebook's $5 billion FTC fine is historic, but everybody knew it was coming. Three months ago, during its last quarterly earnings report, the social network estimated that it would be fined between $3 billion and $5 billion over the Cambridge Analyt......
2019-07-24, 23:52

Germany fines Facebook for under-reporting complaints German authorities have fined Facebook 2 million euros ($2.3 million) for under-reporting complaints about illegal content on its social media platform in breach of the country's law on internet transparency....
2019-07-02, 16:39

FCC fines ABC after Jimmy Kimmel uses emergency tones The feds may have wiped the smile off late-night funnyman Jimmy Kimmel’s face — fining the network that airs his talk show a hefty $395,000 for his use of restricted emergency tones in a comedy sketch. “ABC admits that it broadcast and transmitted the Oct. 3, 2018, episode of “Jimmy Kimmel Liv...
2019-08-16, 18:52

The Latest: NBA bans Stevens 1 year, fines him $500,000 OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on the incident in which Toronto guard Kyle Lowry was shoved by a courtside Warriors fan (all times local): 2:20 p.m. The NBA has banned Golden State Warriors investor Mark Stevens from attending games and any Warriors team activities for one year, and has fined him...
2019-06-07, 00:13

Democratic FTC commissioner: We're not going to fix Big Tech monopolies with little fines Chopra's remarks on antitrust concerns come hours after the House Judiciary Committee said it requested documents from Facebook, Apple, Amazon and Google....
2019-09-13, 20:26

EU Fines Qualcomm for Second Time Over Market Abuse The EU hit US chipmaking giant Qualcomm with an antitrust fine of 242 million euros ($271 billion) Thursday, in another blow against a tech titan that is fighting competition battles in Asia and the......
2019-07-18, 23:13

NBA Fines Doc Rivers $50,000 For Saying Kawhi Leonard Is Good The NBA’s ongoing freakout over tampering violations has already led the league to assess large fines to executives for making completely anodyne comments about players on other teams, and even got Anthony Davis dinged for what can broadly be described as self-tampering. Today it claimed a new victi...
2019-06-01, 03:26

‘Like I’m Some Kind of Criminal’: Tougher Fines in Tennis Two players have lost all their prize money from Grand Slam tournaments to cover fines for failing to “perform to a professional standard” in first-round matches....
2019-08-04, 00:39

NBA fines Clippers $50,000 over Rivers comments on Leonard TORONTO (AP) — The Los Angeles Clippers are paying a price, because Doc Rivers paid Toronto star Kawhi Leonard a compliment. The NBA fined the Clippers $50,000 on Friday for violating the league’s anti-tampering rule. The league did not specifically say what comments were determined to be fine...
2019-06-01, 02:26

U.K. Regulator on Why It Is Pursuing Record Fines Against BA, Marriott Information Commissioner Elizabeth Denham said her office considered cybersecurity gaps, among other factors, in proposing that Marriott and British Airways’ parent company pay the biggest fines to date under Europe’s data-privacy laws....
2019-07-10, 12:52

EU Commission fines Qualcomm for second time over market abuse Qualcomm , the world's no.1 chipmaker, was fined 242 million euros ($272 million) on Thursday for blocking a rival from the market about a decade ago, its second EU antitrust penalty....
2019-07-18, 12:26

Shanghai fines Didi, Meituan for using unlicensed vehicles Shanghai authorities have fined ride-hailing service providers Didi Chuxing and Meituan Dianping for using unlicensed vehicles and warned their smartphone applications could be suspended if they continue to fail to meet standards....
2019-08-13, 19:39

Wimbledon fines Fabio Fognini for ‘bomb’ outburst Wimbledon fined Fabio Fognini $3,000 on Monday after the Italian tennis star went on a “bomb” tirade following his loss over the weekend. During a three-set loss to Tennys Sandgren at tiny Court 14, the 10th-ranked Fognini referred in his native tongue to the “damned English”...
2019-07-09, 03:52

Colombia fines Uber more than $629,000 for obstructing regulatory visit Colombia's commerce regulator said on Monday it would fine ride-hailing company Uber Technologies Inc more than $629,000 for obstructing a regulatory visit in 2017....
2019-08-12, 22:00

Trump likes EU fines against big US tech companies and would like some of that money, too President Donald Trump said he likes the fact the European Union fines big tech companies — and that the U.S. could benefit from some of that cash windfall, too....
2019-06-10, 17:13

German court fines 7 men who claimed to be “Sharia police” BERLIN (AP) — A German court has found seven men who formed a self-styled “Sharia police” guilty of violating rules on wearing uniforms. German news agency dpa reported that a court on Monday fined the men, aged between 27 and 37, to penalties ranging from 300 euros ($335) to 1,800 euros...
2019-05-27, 17:26

YouTube's Case Shows FTC Fines Alone Won’t Slow Down Big Tech The FTC could do more to punish companies like Google and Facebook over privacy violations. But the bigger problem is that Congress continues to do nothing at all....
2019-09-05, 01:13

EU fines Qualcomm £217m for forcing UK rival out of the market The European Commission has fined American chipmaker Qualcomm €242m (£217m) for abusing its market dominance with the aim of forcing British rival Icera out of the market....
2019-07-18, 14:00

Venice fines architect $86K for tourist-unfriendly bridge Venice, Italy, has fined Spanish architect Santiago Calatrava €78,000 ($86,000) for what the city deemed as design flaws on the Constitution Bridge that spans the Grand Canal....
2019-08-21, 15:00

For Facebook and Alphabet, Big-Ticket Fines Cause Limited Pain Facebook and Google parent Alphabet have been hit with some hefty fines in recent years. But a closer look shows that for these tech giants, the penalties aren’t as huge as they seem, when compared with their operating expenses or their market capitalization....
2019-07-31, 22:52

DfT “seriously considering” instant fines for drivers who leave engines idling News 16 May, 2019 Instant fines could be issued to drivers who leave engines idling, with the DfT set to meet council representatives to discuss policy...
2019-05-21, 18:52

EU fines Qualcomm $272 million for modem antitrust violations The European Union today hit Qualcomm with a fine for predatory pricing against a British modem baseband maker, though it took years to reach the finding.Read More...
2019-07-18, 18:52

For Facebook and Google, huge fines will cause only limited harm Regulators have slapped Facebook and Google with some very large fines recently, but are the penalties really hurting the hugely profitable titans of Silicon Valley?...
2019-07-31, 20:13

U.K. Airline Fines Unruly Passenger $106,000 for ‘Dangerous Behavior’ Jet2 said the disruptive conduct of Chloe Haines, 25, had forced the deployment of two military jets to escort her flight back to an airport near London....
2019-07-18, 18:52

Facebook revenues soar despite $5.1bn in fines and new antitrust investigation Company says US regulators have launched an antitrust investigation into platformTwo giant fines by US government agencies totaling $5.1bn could not derail Facebook’s financial juggernaut on Wednesday, as the company reported revenues of $16.9bn in the second quarter of 2019, exceeding analyst expec...
2019-07-24, 23:26

FTC fines Facebook $5B, adds oversight for privacy mishaps WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators are fining Facebook $5 billion for privacy violations and instituting new oversight and restrictions on its business. But they are only holding CEO Mark Zuckerberg personally responsible in a limited fashion. The fine is the largest the Federal Trade Commission h...
2019-07-24, 16:26

| German court orders fines for 'sharia police' group A German court has ordered seven Islamic fundamentalists to pay fines over a so-called "sharia police" patrol they launched in 2014 to mass media and political outrage....
2019-05-28, 19:52

This junk-covered home has $343K in unpaid fines — and a rat problem This Queens home is a total dump! A residence on an otherwise tidy block has stacks of junk-filled garbage bags and other debris piled up to the second-floor window — and the owner has racked up $343,000 in unpaid fines since 2015. “We’ve called 311, we’ve written to the local assemblyman, we starte...
2019-09-04, 05:26

Ordered Deported, Migrants Hit With Fines Running Into Hundreds of Thousands Immigrants avoiding deportation by living in houses of worship received notices that they would be fined, the latest measure taken in an ongoing crackdown....
2019-07-05, 00:52

Hauliers face increased fines under new no-deal Brexit powers Hauliers will face increased fines and civilian traffic officers will be granted new powers in the event of a no-deal Brexit under government plans to try and avoid debilitating customs delays at Dover. ...
2019-08-01, 03:52

"States Will Be Responsible," Says Nitin Gadkari On Diluting Road Fines States will be responsible if they try to dilute traffic violation fines, Union Minister Nitin Gadkari said today as the ruling BJP was embarrassed by its own government - Gujarat - slashing the......
2019-09-11, 15:26

France fines Google nearly €1 billion in 'historic' tax fraud ruling Google has been ordered to pay nearly €1 billion to the French government over allegations of tax fraud. The ruling comes as European authorities are exploring new ways to clamp down on digital tax evasion....
2019-09-13, 12:52

Swiss regulator fines banks for fixing forex trading Five banks have been fined a total of 90 million Swiss francs ($90.53 million) for colluding to rig the foreign exchange market, Switzerland's competition authority said on Thursday....
2019-06-06, 10:52

German court orders fines for 'Shariah police' vigilantes Members of a "Shariah police" vigilante group have been handed fines for donning illegal uniforms. The men had attempted to impose a "Shariah controlled zone" in the western German city of Wuppertal....
2019-05-27, 21:52

Private firms issue 86% of councils' 250,000 fines for dropping litter Rise in number of local authorities using companies to police streets for littering The number of litter fines issued by councils has almost quadrupled in six years, with more than 250,000 handed out last year.The rise coincides with a growth in the number of local authorities in England and Wales e...
2019-08-17, 12:39

SEC fines audit firm RSM $950,000 to settle independence violation claim The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said on Tuesday that it fined public accounting firm RSM US LLP $950,000 to settle claims it violated the agency's auditor independence rules....
2019-08-27, 22:52

Germany fines Facebook for underreporting hate speech complaints The US social media giant has been found guilty of failing to fully report the number of complaints it received, in clear violation of German transparency laws. Facebook may appeal the ruling, saying the law is unclear....
2019-07-02, 20:13

Trump halts fines on Obama-era fuel efficiency violations President Trump is undoing another piece of Barack Obama’s legacy. The president said Friday he would freeze fines imposed by his predecessor on automakers who produced new cars which violated stiff fuel efficiency standards, Reuters reported. The Obama-era regulations intended to reduce harmf...
2019-07-13, 23:39

Italy’s privacy watchdog fines Facebook 1 million euros ROME (AP) — Italy’s privacy watchdog says it has fined Facebook 1 million euros ($1.13 million) over the Cambridge Analytica data scandal. The government agency said in a statement Friday that it had determined that 57 Italians had downloaded the thisisyourdigitallife app through a Facebook lo...
2019-06-28, 19:00

Sanitation worker racked up $17K in tickets, fines using scavenged plates He used one man’s trash in an attempt to stay clean. A city sanitation worker from Staten Island used license plates he picked up from a dumpster to remain incognito, as he racked up more than $17,000 in parking tickets, traffic violations and E-ZPass tolls and fees, the Department of Investigation ...
2019-08-15, 01:13

Sitting on Rome's Spanish Steps can lead to hefty fines Vistors to Rome's famous Spanish Steps looking to take a load off will need to keep on walking. Officials have announced fines for sitting or lying down on the landmark staircase....
2019-08-08, 17:00

Brown set to play for Raiders after summer of frostbite, fallouts and fines Star receiver reported to have clashed with GM this weekBrown yet to play game for Oakland since arrival from SteelersOakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden said star wide receiver Antonio Brown is back with the team and is expected to play the season opener after a run-in with general manager Mike Mayock...
2019-09-06, 23:13

Watchdog imposes $5.8 mln fines on Deloitte, partner for audit failures The Financial Reporting Council has fined Deloitte and one of its partners a total of 4.62 million pounds ($5.81 million) for misconduct in relation to the audit of financial statements of Serco Geografix Ltd for the years 2011 and 2012....
2019-07-04, 12:26

China fines Ford's Changan JV $24 mln for violating anti-monopoly law China's market regulator on Wednesday said it was imposing a 162.8 million yuan ($23.55 million) fine on Ford Motor Co's joint venture with Changan Automobile Group for violating anti-monopoly law....
2019-06-05, 05:39

No-deal Brexit would cost UK car makers billions in emission fines No-deal Brexit would mean UK car makers can't rely on European sales to balance out their fleet emissions average Line-ups of more than 40 UK-based manufacturers would fall foul of government-imposed CO2 regulations A no-deal Brexit could cost the UK automotive industry at least £3 billion in CO2...
2019-07-01, 06:13

Wimbledon: Serena Williams, Fabio Fognini face fines Serena Williams has been fined $10,000 for damaging a court at Wimbledon, while men's player Fabio Fognini was fined $3,000 for saying he wished the All-England Club was bombed....
2019-07-09, 16:13

U.S. regulator fines ex-Rabobank officer $50,000 for bank secrecy violations U.S. Office of the Comptroller of the Currency said on Tuesday it imposed a $50,000 penalty on the California unit of Dutch lender Rabobank, N.A. for violations of the Bank Secrecy Act by its former general counsel....
2019-07-23, 22:26

Tourists face €250 fines for sitting on Spanish Steps in Rome Police patrol 18th-century marble steps, blowing whistles at visitors sitting downThe authorities in Rome have been accused of applying “fascist-style” measures after police began shooing resting tourists away from the staircase of the famous Spanish Steps.Police began patrolling the 18th-century ma...
2019-08-07, 16:13

Arizona urges judge against more fines in inmate care suit PHOENIX (AP) — Lawyers representing the Arizona Department of Corrections are urging a judge to not impose a second round of contempt-of-court fines for failing to adequately follow through on its promises to improve health care for inmates. Three months ago, the judge threatened as much as $1.6 mil...
2019-08-22, 04:52

FTC fines YouTube $170 million for alleged child privacy violations The FTC and New York Attorney General today announced that they'll levy a $170 million fine on YouTube and Google for allegedly violating the COPPA rule.Read More...
2019-09-05, 08:00

Ice cream wars: Trucks seized for evading millions in fines New York City investigators have seized 46 ice cream trucks after their owner was accused of evading more than $4.5m (£3.55m) in fines since 2009....
2019-06-06, 04:26

Germany fines Facebook $2.3 million for violation of hate speech law German officials issued a 2 million euro ($2.3 million) fine to Facebook Tuesday, accusing the company of violating the country’s new hate speech law....
2019-07-02, 20:52

Fines, jail, debt: Court policies punish the poor Low-income court defendants across the country have found themselves in a never-ending cycle of fines, jail, probation and debt. Now one Tennessee district attorney is trying to change that. (July 10)        ...
2019-07-10, 08:00

Google to Pay Millions in Fines Over Children's Privacy Issues at YouTube Google agreed to pay around $200 million to U.S. authorities investigating alleged abuses of children’s privacy on the widely viewed YouTube video platform, according to people familiar with the matter....
2019-08-31, 08:13

Cleartrip's Flexifly Allows Flyers to Reschedule Flights Without Hefty Fines Cleartrip users can now choose a new Flexifly option while buying domestic flight tickets via Cleartrip, and this will enable them to reschedule their flight without paying amendment charges or......
2019-08-01, 19:39

Russia fines Google for failing to filter search results Russia's communications watchdog fined Google 700,000 roubles ($11,100) on Thursday for failing to fulfil legal requirements to remove entries from its search results that Moscow believes contain illegal information....
2019-07-18, 16:13

Hire firms may face £500 fines over dumped bikes in London Bike-share firms face being fined up to £500 a time in an effort to stop dockless cycles being left strewn around London under plans being considered by town halls....
2019-07-18, 04:00

UPDATE 2-Swiss regulator fines banks for fixing forex trading Five banks have been fined a total of 90 million Swiss francs ($90.5 million) for colluding to rig the multi-trillion dollar foreign exchange market, Switzerland's competition authority said on Thursday....
2019-06-06, 11:01

FCC fines 'Jimmy Kimmel Live!', others over misuse of emergency alert tone The Federal Communications Commission fined a television broadcaster, cable television network and a radio broadcaster for misusing the emergency alert tones....
2019-08-17, 05:52

World Bank Imposes One Of Its Biggest Fines On Cash-Starved Pak Over Mine An international arbitration court has imposed a penalty of $5.976 billion on Pakistan -- one of the biggest in its history -- for the unlawful denial of a mining lease to a company in 2011....
2019-07-15, 18:39

Facebook, YouTube May Face Heavy Fines in UK Over Harmful Content: Report Britain's broadcasting watchdog Ofcom would be given new legal powers to monitor, investigate and fine social platforms for sharing or live-streaming "harmful" videos....
2019-08-12, 17:39

Ethics agency fines MTA supervisor for running side biz on public dime The MTA suspended a city transit supervisor for 30 days without pay for moonlighting — running his own electronics repair shop on state time for up to three years, the state’s ethics watchdog agency announced Wednesday. Gustavo Espinal, in a settlement with the Joint Commission on Public...
2019-07-11, 02:13

Trump buildings face millions in climate fines under new New York rules Exclusive: if Trump Tower and other sites do not cut emissions, Trump Organization will owe $2.1m a year from 2030Donald Trump’s reluctance to address climate change is set to cost his business empire millions of dollars in fines levied by New York City due to the amount of pollution emitted by Trum...
2019-05-21, 15:26

Company touted by Trump to build the wall has history of fines, violations President Donald Trump appears to have set his sights on a North Dakota construction firm with a checkered legal record to build portions of his signature border wall....
2019-05-31, 18:26

Antonio Brown unhappy with Oakland Raiders for fines; unveils new helmet Star wide receiver Antonio Brown expressed his displeasure with the Oakland Raiders after receiving a letter from the team that detailed about $54,000 in fines....
2019-09-05, 02:26

Vadodara Man Sticks Driving License, Insurance On Helmet To Avoid Fines A man in Gujarat has figured out a way of staying one step ahead of cops as tighter road traffic regulations and heavier penalties kicked in this month under the amended Motor Vehicles Act 2019....
2019-09-10, 20:00

Explainer: Big tech probes could break up firms, result in huge fines, or neither The potential penalties for several wide-ranging investigations into whether Facebook, Google and other big U.S. tech companies used their market power unfairly include everything from breaking up the companies, to large fines and forcing them to create more competition....
2019-09-09, 20:00

Ronaldinho: Ex-Brazil and Barcelona star has property seized over unpaid fines Former Brazil forward Ronaldinho has 57 properties seized and his Brazilian and Spanish passports confiscated over unpaid taxes and fines, according to reports in Brazil....
2019-07-31, 20:52

‘€1 million’ fines for rescue boats prompts UN concern for future sea operations A move by Italian lawmakers to impose fines of up to €1 million on vessels and organizations carrying out search and rescue operations off the country’s coastline, sparked a new warning on Tuesday from the UN that the measure risks deterring future lifesaving efforts in the Mediterranean....
2019-08-06, 19:13

U.S. SEC fines Deutsche Bank $16 million to settle foreign corruption charges Deutsche Bank has agreed to pay more than $16 million to settle charges that it violated U.S. corruption laws by hiring relatives of foreign government officials in order to win or retain business, the U.S. markets regulator said on Thursday....
2019-08-23, 04:52

U.S. fines firms transhipping via Cambodia to dodge Trump's China tariffs The United States has fined several companies for exporting goods via a Chinese-owned special economic zone in Cambodia in a bid to dodge President Donald Trump's tariffs on Chinese imports, a U.S. Embassy official told Reuters on Wednesday....
2019-06-19, 12:26

New York Jets cut rookie linebacker after he racked up more than $100G in fines: report The New York Jets released a third-round draft pick over the weekend as they trimmed down their roster prior to the start of the 2019 regular season....
2019-09-05, 21:52

Migrant rescue ship captains could face $57,000 fines in Italian crackdown Migrant rescue ships docking in Italy without authorization could soon face fines of up to $57,000, as part of a government crackdown that the United Nations warns violates international law....
2019-06-12, 15:00

Facebook loses facial-recognition privacy appeal and could pay billions in fines Facebook lost a federal appeal on Thursday in a lawsuit over facial-recognition data. That could lead to the company paying massive fines over its privacy practices....
2019-08-09, 09:13

Rule-breaking City drivers rack up £25m in fines after Bank crackdown Motorists driving through the Square Mile were fined a record £25 million last year for flouting traffic rules, like going the wrong way up a one-way street....
2019-07-05, 13:39

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs bill requiring felons pay off fines before regaining right to vote Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed off on a bill requiring felons to pay off their financial obligations before they are granted the right to vote, a tactic many critics argue amounts to voter suppression and a modern day poll tax. ...
2019-06-29, 06:13

SEC fines Texas-based firm for offering illegal tokens, unregistered exchange The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission said on Thursday it fined and settled charges against a Texas-based cryptocurrency firm and its founders for wrongfully issuing digital offerings and for using an unregistered online trading platform....
2019-08-29, 20:39

FCC Fines Jimmy Kimmel Live $400,000 for Using Emergency Alert Tone in Very Expensive Joke Last October Jimmy Kimmel Live! made some expensive jokes about President Donald Trump’s ability to send emergency alerts to approximately 225 million phones across the country.Read more......
2019-08-16, 23:13

NYC sanitation worker used license plates found in trash to avoid $17G in fines, investigators say A New York City sanitation worker was arrested Wednesday for allegedly putting license plates he found in the trash on his car to avoid paying more than $17,000 in fines....
2019-08-15, 05:26

Country Time offers to pay fines for kids operating unlicensed lemonade stands The lemonade mix company Country Time announced an initiative to cover any fees you get from not having a permit to run a lemonade stand.       ...
2019-06-21, 21:39

Watch: To Avoid Fines For No Helmets, Riders Walk Past Cops With Vehicles The new hefty fines for traffic violations has law-breaking motorists worried sick. On Tuesday, a scooter rider was fined Rs 23,000 in Gurgaon for not carrying his vehicle's registration documents and......
2019-09-04, 15:52

Nitin Gadkari Defends Steep Road Fines As BJP-Ruled Gujarat Slashes Them Union Minister Nitin Gadkari today appealed to states against softening a new law that imposes steep fines for traffic violations, a day after his own party's government in Gujarat slashed penalties.......
2019-09-11, 15:00

Europe's huge privacy fines against Marriott and British Air are a warning for Google and Facebook The EU imposed record fines this week to British Airways and Marriott, marking far and away the biggest fines imposed under General Data Protection Regulation, which was enacted just over one year ago....
2019-07-10, 18:26

China fines Ford's Changan venture $24 million for violating anti-monopoly law China's market regulator said it has fined Ford's joint venture with Changan Automobile Group $23.55 million for violating anti-monopoly law....
2019-06-05, 17:26

UPDATE 1-S.Korea bourse fines BofA Merrill Lynch over irregular trading The Korea Exchange (KRX) said on Tuesday it has imposed a 175 million won ($148,655) fine on Bank of America Merrill Lynch's South Korean unit for irregular trading activities....
2019-07-16, 11:52

Immigrants taking sanctuary in U.S. churches to avoid deportation face large fines Immigrants taking sanctuary in U.S. churches to avoid deportation are being told by U.S. ICE that they face hundreds of thousands of dollars in fines under a little-used federal law, attorneys said....
2019-07-04, 05:52

S.Korea bourse fines BofA Merrill Lynch branch over irregular trading The Korea Exchange (KRX) said on Tuesday it has decided to impose a 175 million won ($148,655) fine on Bank of America Merrill Lynch's South Korean unit for irregular trading activities....
2019-07-16, 09:52

South Korea bourse fines BofA Merrill Lynch over irregular trading The Korea Exchange (KRX) said on Tuesday it has imposed a 175 million won ($148,655) fine on Bank of America Merrill Lynch's South Korean unit for irregular trading activities....
2019-07-16, 10:52

FDA slams vaping company Juul for illegal marketing practices, threatens fines or seizure Federal health officials slammed vaping company Juul on Monday for illegally advertising its nicotine pods as a safer alternative to cigarettes, threatening to fine or even seize the company's products if it doesn't correct its marketing....
2019-09-09, 17:39

AZGFD fines individual who allegedly hung baited hooks to catch, kill coyotes WILCOX, Ariz. – A person was penalized after the individual reportedly placed bait on fishing hooks for coyotes in near Wilcox in May 2018, according to Arizona Game and Fish Department. According to the department, AZGFD received a tip in May 2018 about the incident. Officials say the individ...
2019-07-01, 21:26

China fines Ford's Changan joint venture $24 million for violating anti-monopoly law China's State Administration for Market Regulation fined the joint venture between Ford Motor and Changan Automobile Group 162.8 million yuan for violating anti-monopoly law....
2019-06-05, 05:39

Oakland Raiders' Antonio Brown expresses frustration over fines for missed practice, walkthrough Oakland Raiders star Antonio Brown expressed his frustration Wednesday with a notice that the team reserves the right to fine him for missing a practice and a walkthrough last month....
2019-09-05, 21:52

Shanghai Fines Ride-Hailing Service Providers Didi, Meituan For Using Unlicensed Vehicles Shanghai authorities have fined ride-hailing service providers Didi Chuxing and Meituan Dianping for using unlicensed vehicles and warned their smartphone applications could be suspended if they......
2019-08-15, 00:26

Shana Grice: Officers told not to hand out fines in stalking cases after teenager's murder Officers have been told not to hand out fixed penalty notices in stalking and harassment cases after teenager Shana Grice was fined for wasting police time before she was murdered....
2019-08-08, 17:26

Antonio Brown released by Oakland Raiders after fractured off-season, reported feud with GM over fines, money Antonio Brown’s future with the Oakland Raiders has become even murkier after the wide receiver called on the organization to release him following reports that he was fined over $215,000, voiding his contract’s guaranteed payout. ...
2019-09-08, 01:39

U.K. Privacy Regulator Shows Its Teeth: Fines British Airways Parent $230 Million for Data Breach British Airways parent International Consolidated Airlines Group said it would fight a hefty fine proposed by U.K. regulators for a cyberattack that exposed personal data of about half a million of the airline’s customers....
2019-07-08, 10:26

Traffic delays on WB I-10 at Congress TUCSON – Crews continue to clean up the westbound lanes on Interstate 10 at Congress Street after an early morning crash. Arizona of Department of Transportation says motorists should expect traffic delays as cleanup continues on the left shoulder. The backup extends to Interstate 19. All lanes are...
2019-06-20, 16:26

NBA bans Warriors investor Mark Stevens 1 year, fines him $500,000 for shoving Raptors’ Kyle Lowry in Game 3 of finals OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — NBA bans Warriors investor Mark Stevens 1 year, fines him $500,000 for shoving Raptors’ Kyle Lowry in Game 3 of finals. The post NBA bans Warriors investor Mark Stevens 1 year, fines him $500,000 for shoving Raptors’ Kyle Lowry in Game 3 of finals appeared first on...
2019-06-07, 00:13

M5 traffic: live news updates News 23 Aug, 2019 Live traffic updates for the M5 and M5 junctions, plus real-time reports on travel accidents, roadworks, snow and other delays...
2019-08-24, 12:26

Traffic restricted on Ajo Way after I-10 rollover collision TUCSON – An overturned vehicle is causing some delays on Ajo Way at the Interstate 10 underpass after it was involved in a collision with a semi-trailer truck on the highway Thursday morning. According to Arizona Department of Public Safety, the collision between the two vehicles occurred on e...
2019-08-30, 06:00

Latest live A1 traffic news Tips & advice 23 Aug, 2019 A1 and A1(M) traffic news and real time updates; get the latest info on A1 traffic delays, roadworks, accidents and snow...
2019-08-24, 12:26

How to Wear Neon Without Looking Like a Traffic Cone As a New York transplant whose closet brims with clothes in a sensible navy (black washes me out), I understand that deviating from neutrals can be a struggle. So when I break out of the norm, I like to go big. Lately? That means I’m busting out some neon....
2019-08-15, 06:00

Truck overturns, halting traffic out of NYC A trash truck somehow overturned and landed on a New Jersey roadway that leads to the Lincoln Tunnel, halting rush hour traffic out of New York City on the eve of the Fourth of July and injuring at least one person. (July 3)        ...
2019-07-03, 23:26

Man spends around $37,000 to fight a $120 traffic ticket, still loses If there’s anything that true crime podcasts have shown us, it’s that legal systems are systematically flawed and often devour citizens of both their free time and money. For some, legal cases are as easy as throwing $1,300 at court fees to dispute an assault case. For others, the price to see justi...
2019-09-14, 08:00

Mets’ Steven Matz able to navigate through traffic The traffic kept mounting and Steven Matz kept swerving through it without so much as a scratch. The Mets lefty put 12 runners on base — 10 hits and two walks — in six innings Thursday and lived to tell about it. Nine Nationals reached scoring position against him, but only one scored. Matz stranded...
2019-05-24, 06:26

Traffic Alert: Sixth Street Closure TUESDAY- On Saturday June 1, 2019 starting at 3 P.M., Sixth Avenue will be closed for the Meet Me Downtown 5K Night Run/Walk. The main run begins at 7 P.M. and ends at 10 P.M. There is also a free children’s one mile or run starting at 6 P.M. Sixth Avenue will be closed between 12th Street and...
2019-05-30, 03:26

Traffic Alert: Construction along River might cause delays TUCSON – Heads up if you are driving on River Road for the next week or so. Construction is taking place on River between 1st and Campbell. It is part of the second set of roadway improvement projects associated with the voter- approved Proposition 101, Tucson Delivers Better streets Program. ...
2019-09-05, 08:52

Traffic flowing but ticket sales down at French GP French Grand Prix organizers hailed their new traffic management scheme as a success on Friday, after gridlock sorely tested the patience of Formula One fans in 2018, but ticket sales were down....
2019-06-22, 00:26

How to Avoid Vehicle Pollution When You’re Stuck in Traffic Most non-electric motor vehicles emit multiple airborne pollutants, including nitrogen dioxide, hydrocarbons, and ultrafine chemical particles. Breathing in these pollutants can cause or contribute to a wide range of health problems, from heart and lung disease to neurological, reproductive and immu...
2019-08-19, 19:26

Another “Empire” actor arrested, but on traffic offense CHICAGO (AP) — Another “Empire” actor has been arrested in Chicago, but this time on a traffic-related offense. Police spokeswoman Karie James said Monday that Bryshere Gray, who plays a younger brother of Jussie Smollett’s character on the Chicago-based Fox TV show, was pulled ove...
2019-06-17, 18:26

Avoid Traffic on July 4th By Leaving at The Right Time This Independence Day, AAA expects a record-breaking 48.9 million people to hit the road, 4.1% more than last year. That means your chances for running into some epic traffic are better than they’ve been before....
2019-06-30, 21:00

Wi-Fi 6 guidelines aim to help operators cope with mobile traffic The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) has published deployment guidelines for mobile operators, as well as enterprises and vendors, ahead of the launch of Wi-Fi 6 later this year.Wi-Fi 6 is the first generation of wireless broadband to adopt a more consumer-friendly nomenclature, similar to 4G or 5G...
2019-07-10, 18:39

TRAFFIC: Crash restricts Oro Valley intersection ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – Police say a crash is causing traffic delays in Oro Valley. Oro Valley Police Department says the crash happened near Oracle Road and Innovation Park Drive Thursday morning. Crash at Oracle & Innovation. Officers diverting traffic and there may be some slowing. Use caution in th...
2019-05-31, 01:13

Driverless cars will improve traffic flow by at least 35% News 20 May, 2019 A fleet of autonomous cars working together will be able to improve traffic flow by at least 35 per cent, according to researchers...
2019-05-21, 18:52

These cities have the worst traffic for the Fourth of July Four cities will see delays that are three times longer than normal over the Fourth of July, according to AAA and INRIX. Nearly 49 million people are expected to travel for the holiday, with over 80% of those traveling in cars....
2019-06-30, 18:13

LaGuardia Airport traffic grinds to ‘near standstill’ Traffic near LaGuardia Airport ground to a halt Monday evening on one of the airport’s busiest days — with many travelers opting to walk into and out of the transit hub as it dealt with the fallout from the weekend’s weather-induced flight cancellations and another thunderstorm on the ho...
2019-08-20, 05:00

TPD increases patrols to address traffic safety TUCSON – With the mission of tackling traffic safety, Tucson Police Department has increased police presence in central Tucson and on the west side. The department says they hope to “curtail” pedestrian fatalities and traffic collisions, especially with the back-to-school season around t...
2019-07-24, 02:52

Two tots injured in separate NYC traffic accidents A 9-year-old boy on an electric scooter was seriously injured in East Harlem when he was struck by an FDNY ambulance rushing against traffic to a priority job, cops and sources said. The ambulance had its lights and sirens on, and was turning right from East 99th Street onto First Avenue when it str...
2019-06-02, 07:01

Cloud traffic is dominating enterprise networks Cloud services now account for 85 percent of all enterprise web traffic according to Netskope's recently released 2019 Netskope Cloud Report which signals a need for organizations to adopt a holistic approach to securing both the cloud and web.Chief Strategy Officer at Netskope, Jason Clark str...
2019-08-01, 19:00

19 killed in blast and fire after traffic collision At least 19 people were killed and 30 people were injured in multiple car explosion outside Egypt's National Cancer Institute, the Ministry of Health said, according to state-run Al-Ahram on Monday....
2019-08-05, 19:26

Traffic light alerts can help us cut down sugary drinks Using traffic light-style warning labels and making healthy alternatives more easily available can reduce the consumption of sugary drinks, a major study said today....
2019-06-12, 20:39

Cards' Nkemdiche arrested after traffic stop Police in Scottsdale, Ariz., arrested Arizona Cardinals defensive end Robert Nkemdiche for alleged speeding and driving without a license earlier this month, ABC 15 Arizona reported Wednesday....
2019-06-20, 07:39

Berliners call for SUV ban after fatal traffic accident Four people were killed in Berlin when a Porsche SUV veered onto a sidewalk. While hundreds of people held a candlelight vigil on Saturday evening, environmental protection organizations called for a ban on SUV vehicles....
2019-09-08, 19:13

What’s Driving You Crazy? Traffic near Davis-Monthan TUCSON – Traffic on Golf Links and Swan is What’s Driving You Crazy! Sometimes the intersection gets so backed up, drivers have to sit through the light twice. News 4 Tucson viewer Michael wrote in and said, “Please make the light longer on Golf Links.” News 4 Tucson’s ...
2019-05-27, 12:52

Life inside the world's worst traffic jam Lagos, Nigeria, is an African boom city, no doubt. But traffic is so 'hellish' and gridlocked that it's taking a terrible toll on workers who grapple with commutes that last for hours....
2019-08-05, 20:13

Mount Everest traffic jam: 'Wished there was policing' Mariam Ktiri reached the summit of Mount Everest on May 22, only to get stuck in a traffic jam in the mountain's "death zone" on her descent. The German-Moroccan mountaineer talked to DW about the experience....
2019-07-15, 17:26

305 Lucknow Cops Charged In A Day For Traffic Violations In what could be a major embarrassment for the Lucknow Police, as many as 305 policemen, including 155 traffic personnel, were booked for traffic violations in a day-long campaign in Lucknow on......
2019-06-15, 23:26

New Traffic Signal Placed At West Maxwell And Merino LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Division of Traffic Engineering has installed a new traffic signal at the intersection of West Maxwell and Merino Street and has placed it in ‘flash mode.’ Traffic Engineering will put the signal into full service May 28. The signal is intended to improve safety by redu...
2019-05-22, 15:39

Hulkenberg: Canadian GP tyre drop-off could cause F1 pit traffic jam Nico Hulkenberg thinks there could be a "traffic jam" in the pits early in the Canadian Grand Prix if high degradation of Pirelli's soft Formula 1 tyre does not improve...
2019-06-08, 15:39

Heavy traffic and long delays reported on I-17 PHOENIX (AP) – Authorities report heavy traffic on northbound Interstate 17 and say drivers headed to northern Arizona should expect long delays. The Arizona Department of Transportation said late Saturday morning that the longest delays were between near Anthem on the northern outskirts of me...
2019-05-26, 08:13

Traffic lights of the future know when you want to cross the street We wouldn't blame you for feeling that pedestrian crossing buttons are frustrating at best, and useless at worst. You might not always have a free hand, and they're so slow and clueless that it can be tempting to defy the red light. Austrian research......
2019-05-28, 02:00

After Everest "Traffic Jam", These Climbers Are Trying To Find New Route There were no lines, no trash and no bodies to solemnly mark the route. It was quiet save for the sharp crunch of snow as two figures climbed along an untouched slope of Mount Everest. The scene stood......
2019-07-05, 06:13

Traffic: Vehicle fire on I-19 near Green Valley Crews respond to vehicle fire on I-19 near Green Valley on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. Courtesy: Official GV Fire PIO Twitter TUCSON – Crews are responding to a vehicle fire on Interstate 19 near Green Valley Tuesday afternoon. According to Green Valley Fire, the vehicle is on the right shoulder so...
2019-07-02, 23:52

London drivers issued with 1.4m traffic penalties in one year News 3 Jul, 2019 Authorities in London issued 1,439,942 moving traffic penalties in 2017-18 – a 30 per cent increase on the previous financial year...
2019-07-03, 22:13

Breath Analyser Test Proposed For Air Traffic Controllers In a significant move, aviation watchdog Directorate General of Civil Aviation or DGCA on Wednesday proposed breath analyser test for air traffic controllers, aircraft maintenance personnel and ground......
2019-08-07, 23:13

Price of Good Economy: More Time Stuck in Traffic Traffic congestion has worsened as the economy improved, with the average auto commuter in 2017 spending around 12 minutes every workday stuck in traffic, according to a report released Thursday....
2019-08-22, 17:13

An-32 Pilot's Wife Was Air Traffic Controller When Plane Went Missing Air Force pilot Ashish Tanwar's wife was the Air Traffic Controller on duty at Jorhat when his An-32 aircraft lifted off with 12 others on Monday afternoon, only to vanish from the radar about half an......
2019-06-06, 20:13

Three-vehicle crash restricts traffic in Sierra Vista TUCSON – First responders have been dispatched to the area of Seventh Street and Fry Boulevard in connection to a three-vehicle crash that occurred Wednesday. According to SVPD, the incident has diverted southbound traffic at Denman Avenue. Northbound traffic, on the other hand, has been reduc...
2019-07-03, 21:26

Volocopter proves its air taxi can work with air traffic control In order for air taxis and delivery drones to succeed, they'll have to play nicely with air traffic control systems. Yesterday, a Volocopter air taxi proved it's ready to do just that. The Volocopter 2X performed a series of tests at the Helsinki int......
2019-08-30, 22:00

Jammu Traffic Cop Suspended After Bribe Footage Goes Viral A traffic policeman was suspended and a departmental inquiry ordered after a video purportedly showed his subordinate demanding bribe from a driver to allow him a passage, officials said on Saturday....
2019-07-06, 22:52

Machete-wielding man stabs London cop during traffic stop A police officer in London was stabbed several times by a machete-wielding suspect during a car stop in the city early Thursday morning, a report said. The melee kicked off when the cop pulled over a van in the Leyton section of East London soon after midnight, the BBC reported. The driver then got ...
2019-08-08, 08:13

Cities are using walls of moss to tackle air pollution from traffic Expensive moss walls are the latest trend to combat air pollution in major cities, but can a few square metres of plant matter really solve the problem?...
2019-08-20, 23:52

YouTube, other Google services down due to eastern US traffic congestion Services like YouTube, Google Cloud and G Suite are being affected, while #YouTubeDOWN is trending on Twitter.        ...
2019-06-03, 01:52

Woman arrested after impersonating daughter during traffic stop A Utah woman was arrested Saturday after police say she impersonated her 21-year-old daughter during a routine traffic stop. Heather Garcia, 38, was booked into the Davis County Jail early Saturday morning on several charges including providing false personal information to a peace officer after she...
2019-09-03, 09:52

New study breaks down how much traffic tickets can raise car insurance TUCSON- As the Fourth of July weekend approaches, law enforcement plans to crack down on dangerous driving. A new report out by The Zebra shows how 26 common traffic tickets can raise car insurance. A single traffic ticket can raise car insurance costs by about 82 percent, according to the report. S...
2019-07-02, 04:39

Former Spain midfielder Reyes dies in traffic accident at 35 Sevilla says former Spain midfielder José Antonio Reyes, who won five Europa League titles and was part of Arsenal's unbeaten "Invincibles" squad, has been killed in a traffic accident at the age of 35        ...
2019-06-01, 16:52

LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Crash Shuts Down KY 82 In Estill County ESTILL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — Emergency crews were responding Wednesday afternoon to a wreck that has closed down Kentucky Highway 82. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet officials said the road would be closed indefinitely. The road connects Clay City and Irvine areas. Witnesses said emergency cr...
2019-06-05, 19:39

U.S.traffic deaths fall 1% in 2018, preliminary report says Deaths among pedestrians and bicyclists increased after declines in 2017, according to NHTSA. The agency has been investigating the role of distracted drivers in overall U.S. traffic death figures but has found challenges in getting an accurate picture of all distracted crashes because of the unwill...
2019-06-17, 21:26

New Jersey truck accident snarls holiday eve traffic out of NYC An overturned garbage truck in New Jersey blocked a major route out of New York City during the evening commute Wednesday, one of the biggest travel days of the year....
2019-07-04, 06:52

Passengers Walked To LaGuardia Airport Because Construction And Traffic Were So Bad Is LaGuardia Airport the worst airport in the entire world? Is it the worst place in America, period? Well, given that passengers are now being forced to walk to the airport from the highway suggests that we might be moving into firm, 100 percent “yes” territory....
2019-08-09, 20:39

19 killed in blast and fire after Cairo traffic collision At least 19 people were killed and 30 people were injured in multiple car explosion outside Egypt's National Cancer Institute, the Ministry of Health said, according to state-run Al-Ahram on Monday....
2019-08-05, 20:13

TRAFFIC: Portion of Broadway Blvd now open after gas leak TUCSON –  The gas line on Broadway Boulevard has been repaired, according to Tucson Department of Transportation. Broadway Boulevard is now open between Camino Seco and Gollob Road. Gas line has been repaired and Broadway has reopened between Camino Seco and Gollob Rd. Thank you for your patience. ...
2019-08-20, 22:52

U.S. traffic deaths fall 1% in 2018, preliminary report says Deaths among pedestrians and bicyclists increased after declines in 2017, according to NHTSA. The agency has been investigating the role of distracted drivers in overall U.S. traffic death figures but has found challenges in getting an accurate picture of all distracted crashes....
2019-06-18, 04:26

Policemen On Traffic, VIP Duties Barred From Using Mobiles In Rajasthan Policemen deployed to deal with traffic and arrangements for movement of VIPs in Rajasthan will have to deposit their mobile phones with their senior officers, according to an order issued today....
2019-09-04, 20:39

Vehicle fire restricts NB I-19 traffic in Green Valley GREEN VALLEY, Ariz. – Green Valley Fire District responded to a vehicle fire that restricted northbound traffic Interstate 19 near Canoa Road Thursday afternoon. According to officials, the incident occurred south of the I-19 northbound off-ramp. A brush fire was reported in connection to the ...
2019-06-21, 06:13

Traffic: 3-vehicle collision shuts down 29th St at Freeway TUCSON – A 3-vehicle collision is causing traffic delays near 29th Street and Interstate 10 Monday morning. Minor injuries have been reported. Tucson Police Department says eastbound travel is being diverted south onto I-10 and I-19. Motorists are asked to avoid the area. TRAFFIC ALERT Road Closure...
2019-08-13, 06:26

Kosciuszko Bridge’s second span will open to traffic this week They’ve built a bridge — and now you can get over it! The second span of the Kosciuszko Bridge will finally open to traffic this week, state officials announced Sunday. Beginning early Thursday, drivers will get access to both the four-lane Brooklyn-bound bridge as well as the five-lane ...
2019-08-26, 23:52

TRAFFIC ALERT: Interstate 10 eastbound reopens at Valencia Rd. TUCSON – Interstate 10 eastbound at Valencia Road is back open following a crash, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Earlier today, all traffic was forced to exit the freeway at Valencia Road. The westbound lanes were not affected....
2019-05-25, 08:52

Vehicle fire restricts EB traffic at midtown intersection TUCSON – A vehicle fire has restricted eastbound traffic in a midtown intersection Tuesday morning. According to Tucson Police Department, the incident occurred at 29th Street and Alvernon Way. No injuries were reported in the incident. Stay with News 4 Tucson for the latest updates....
2019-06-11, 21:13

Off-duty traffic cop sexually assaulted on L Train: police A creep sexually assaulted an off-duty traffic cop on an L train — while she was headed to her daughter’s graduation, police said Thursday. The 37-year-old mom was getting into a Manhattan-bound train at Bedford Avenue in Brooklyn Wednesday at around 8:40 a.m. when she felt the perp̵...
2019-06-28, 01:39

| Everest 'traffic jam' survivor calls for tougher rules Ameesha Chauhan, a survivor of the Everest "traffic jam" who is in hospital recovering from frostbite, says climbers without basic skills should be barred to prevent a recurrence of this year's deadly season on the world's highest peak....
2019-05-28, 19:52

Colombia-Chile game delayed because of traffic in Sao Paulo SAO PAULO (AP) — The Copa America quarterfinal between Colombia and Chile has been delayed after the Chilean squad couldn’t arrive in time because of heavy traffic in Sao Paulo. The match at the Arena Corinthians started 20 minutes after originally scheduled to give Chile time to warm up. Colo...
2019-06-29, 02:26

Costco's first China store is so popular it shut down traffic Costco has built a cult following in the United States — now it's China's turn. The country's first Costco store is so popular that it had to shut down early on its first day because of too many shoppers....
2019-08-28, 03:26

Gas line checks cause traffic delays on eastside intersection TUCSON – Tucson fire and police departments are assisting Southwest Gas Corp with traffic control on Tucson’s eastside Thursday morning. TFD says they working line checks east of Speedway Boulevard and Kolb Road. Motorists are asked to consider alternate routes. 10:30am: Tucson Fire & @Tucson...
2019-08-16, 20:26

| WATCH | Traffic jams cause patients' death in ambulances Gridlock in Manila is costing lives as ambulances stuck in traffic face severe delays in the race against the clock to reach the city's hospitals, medics warn....
2019-09-09, 20:52

Cheap Mrs. Maisel Gas Made Los Angeles Traffic Even Worse Los Angeles traffic is so terrible there is no punchline here; the sentence is just fact. And very often, there is not any discernible reason for sitting motionless on the 101 for an hour, just too many people trying to get from point A to point B simultaneously. However, if you found yourself stuck...
2019-08-16, 16:52

Absent de Blasio blamed for surge in NYC traffic deaths As Mayor de Blasio repeatedly hits the road for his quixotic presidential campaign, the streets of New York City are becoming a bloodbath. Traffic crashes have already killed 71 people this year, up from 58 during the same time period in 2018 — a 22 percent surge — according to NYPD data. The tragic...
2019-05-26, 02:52

LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Outbound Versailles Rd Reopens After Crash UPDATE: Scene clear LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Outbound Versailles Road is blocked near Keeneland and the airport due to an injury collision. Traffic is at a standstill in the outbound lanes and inbound Versailles may see some traffic impact. LEX 18 will update this story as more information is...
2019-05-29, 16:00

Libya's Mitiga airport resumes air traffic following an air strike Air space re-opened at the Libyan capital's only functioning airport, Mitiga, on Thursday after it was halted following an air strike, according to a post on the Mitiga airport authority's Facebook page....
2019-07-19, 00:26

Traffic: Rollover collision causes delays on Speedway, Frontage Rd TUCSON – A rollover collision caused some delays near Speedway Boulevard and Frontage Road Monday afternoon. No injuries have been reported. The area has since been reopened. TRAFFIC ALERTNorthbound travel at W. Speedway Blvd and N. Frontage Rd will be shut down for a rollover collision (no i...
2019-08-27, 05:00

Guatemala's ambassador to Mexico injured in traffic accident Guatemala's ambassador to Mexico, Nelson Olivero, was injured in a traffic accident in Mexico City, along with several others from the embassy, the Guatemalan foreign ministry said in a statement on Saturday....
2019-05-26, 05:52

Libya's Mitiga airport reopens to air traffic after shelling Libya's Mitiga airport reopened to air traffic on Saturday after being closed for several hours following shelling, the airport authority said on its Facebook page....
2019-08-03, 23:26

Customs and Border Protection outage snarls traffic into US Travelers entering the U.S. are experiencing delays because of a technology outage affecting Customs and Border Protection stations at several major airports. CBP said Friday that it was experiencing a temporary outage with its processing systems and was working to fix the problem. Airports tweeted ...
2019-08-17, 13:13

Tomorrow's AI traffic lights will predict when you want to cross the street Researchers in Austria have developed a smart traffic light that analyzes pedestrians' behavior, spots people who are planning to cross the street, and stops the traffic for them without the need to press a button and wait.The system, which is due to hit the streets of Vienna next year, uses ca...
2019-05-28, 12:00

Traffic backs up on I-95 in Florida as wildfire shuts road JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Traffic is backed up on a section of Interstate 95 in Florida after authorities closed a section of the freeway in response to a nearby wildfire. First Coast News reports that detoured traffic was backing up Thursday afternoon after the Florida Highway Patro...
2019-05-23, 23:26

'Extinction Rebellion' again brings London traffic to standstill Traffic in central London slowed to a halt again Friday, as environmental activists staged another "Extinction Rebellion" aimed at fighting the advances of climate change....
2019-06-14, 19:01

Alphabet's Wing introduces an air traffic control app for drones This spring Alphabet subsidiary Wing LLC became the first drone delivery company to receive FAA certification, and the company has successfully launched drone delivery service in Australia and Helsinki. Now, with more drones in the sky, it needs a wa......
2019-07-17, 12:00

No Restriction On Civilian Traffic On Jammu-Srinagar Highway From May 27 The Jammu and Kashmir governor's administration on Tuesday withdrew an order restricting movement of civilian traffic on the national highway between Srinagar and Jammu from Monday. ......
2019-05-22, 07:52

LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Crash Cleared On Georgetown Road UPDATE: Officials say the scene has cleared. LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Georgetown Road is shut down in both directions due to a two-vehicle collision. The crash occurred between Hurricane Hall Road and Iron Works Pike. Kentucky Transportation Cabinet reports that one of the vehicles struck a b...
2019-05-30, 20:52

K9 officer finds meth during traffic stop in Benson BENSON, Ariz. – A woman was arrested during a traffic stop Wednesday after a canine located methamphetamine in the exterior of a vehicle, police said. According to Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, 44-year-old Kathryn Merrill had about five ounces of methamphetamine inside a vehicle. She was stopped ...
2019-07-06, 00:13

Truck Driver In Odisha Fined More Than Rs 80,000 Under New Traffic Rules A truck driver with a vehicle with Nagaland registration number was fined Rs 86,500 by the Regional Transport Officer in Sambalpur under the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 2019....
2019-09-09, 03:39

NASA tests air traffic control system for drones RENO, Nev. — NASA has launched the final stage of a four-year effort to develop a national traffic management system for drones, testing them in cities for the first time beyond the operator’s line of sight as businesses look in the future to unleash the unmanned devices in droves above busy streets...
2019-05-25, 04:52

Railroad crossing repairs cause traffic delays in Marana TUCSON – The arm of a railroad crossing in Marana has been repaired after it was damaged during a hit-and-run collision, Marana Police Department reported Friday afternoon. According to MPD, the railroad affected is located at Cortaro Road and the UPRR tracks. Motorists are advised to expect l...
2019-05-25, 01:13

Ask the Captain: How does air traffic control assign runways and keep planes apart? This week, Captain John Cox answers questions about how air traffic controllers keep runways moving and planes from coming too close to each other.       ...
2019-08-01, 17:26

TRAFFIC ALERT: Eastbound I-10 at Speedway closed due to crash TUCSON – A multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 10 at Congress is blocking traffic. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, all traffic must exit at Speedway. No reports on juries or when the interstate will open back up....
2019-08-29, 06:26

Man City avoid transfer ban: Fifa fines club £314,650 for breaching rules on transfer of minors Manchester City have avoided the threat of a Fifa transfer ban for breaching rules regarding the transfer of minors, with world football's governing body instead imposing a fine of over £314,000 on the club....
2019-08-13, 23:52

Artificial intelligence to prevent traffic jams months in advance News 27 Aug, 2019 The Department for Transport plans to give technology firms access to traffic data to allow them to help prevent future congestion...
2019-08-27, 18:52

Low-cost Raspberry Pi 4 cluster handles record web traffic for Pi 4 launch The ISP that hosts the official Raspberry Pi website created an 18-board Pi 4 cluster to host much of the site -- demonstrating the board's potential to break into the server market....
2019-06-28, 07:00

TRAFFIC ALERT: Serious accident involving motorcyclist on southeast side TUCSON- The Tucson Police Department is working a serious-injury collision involving a motorcyclist near E. Old Vail and S Houghton Roads. Police advise avoiding the area. TRAFFIC ALERT Please avoid E. Old Vail Rd. east of S. Houghton Rd. while officers work a serious-injury collision involving a m...
2019-07-05, 06:26

| Bleating the traffic: sheep dodge cars in tour around Paris Guided by two shepherds, the flock was monitored by policemen on scooters and volunteer "walkers" on foot who helped them cross roads as they moved around the capital....
2019-07-17, 22:39

Police: Woman who didn’t give man money pushed into traffic NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police have arrested a homeless man in Tennessee who they say pushed a woman into traffic after she refused to give him money. News outlets report 65-year-old Timothy Donahoe was arrested Wednesday and charged with assault and reckless endangerment. According to an arrest aff...
2019-06-27, 20:26

Fourth-placed Toyota "unlucky in traffic" in Le Mans qualifying - Alonso Fernando Alonso's Toyota ended up only fourth in opening qualifying for this weekend's Le Mans 24 Hours as a result of what the Spaniard called bad luck in traffic...
2019-06-13, 17:13

Cop arrested for sexually assaulting multiple women during traffic stops An Arizona state trooper was arrested Tuesday and hit with a slew of sexual abuse charges after several women said he assaulted them during traffic stops in the state, reports said. The trooper, 43-year-old Tremaine Jackson, was put on desk duty after a woman accused him in June of sexually assaulti...
2019-09-11, 02:52

Before New Traffic Rules, Truck Driver Was Fined Rs 6 Lakh In Odisha A Nagaland-registered truck was fined Rs 6.53 lakh for seven traffic violations in Odisha's Sambalpur. But, this was not under the new Motor Vehicles Act....
2019-09-14, 16:26

2 Indians Among 3 Dead As 'Traffic Jam' On Everest Puts Climbers At Risk Three more climbers have died on Everest, expedition organisers and officials said Friday, taking the toll from a deadly week on the overcrowded world's highest peak to seven....
2019-05-24, 09:52

Hamilton: Traffic in final part of Belgian GP qualifying dangerous Lewis Hamilton says the slow speeds Formula 1 drivers needed to run at to prepare for their Belgian Grand Prix Q3 qualifying laps left them in a "dangerous" situation...
2019-08-31, 20:13

Utah Man Is Among the Latest to Die Amid Traffic Jam of Hikers at Mount Everest A Utah man who had set off with a goal to climb the highest peak on all seven continents died Wednesday after reaching the summit of Mount Everest. Donald Lynn Cash, 54, fainted from high altitude sickness while taking photographs at the summit, according to the company Pioneer Adventure Pvt. Ltd., ...
2019-05-24, 16:00

ADOT: Westbound I-10 exit at Orange Grove opens to traffic TUCSON – The Orange Grove Road exit ramp from westbound Interstate 10 reopened to traffic Friday morning, according to Arizona Department of Transportation. The road was closed for driver safety during the reconstruction of the Ina Road interchange, ADOT says. On Ina Road, four lanes are now open fr...
2019-05-24, 21:13

LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Gas Leak Closes Outbound Tates Creek LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– Outbound Tates Creek Road is shut down at Dove Run Road due to a gas leak at Malabu Drive. All outbound traffic is being diverted to Dove Run Road. Our crews are repairing a damaged line on Tates Creek Road, Lex. Outbound lane starting @ Malibu closed. Please avoid th...
2019-06-06, 18:00

Massive Hike In Penalties For Traffic Violations Begin From September Starting from September 1, 2019, the penalties for traffic violations will see a massive hike across a number of offences. The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill was passed in the Parliament last month,......
2019-09-01, 14:13

Mumbai Most Traffic Congested City In The World, Delhi At Fourth Mumbai is the most traffic congested city in the world, while Delhi is close behind at fourth position, an analysis of traffic congestion in 403 cities across six continents has revealed....
2019-06-05, 23:00

Libya's Tripoli Mitiga airport resumes air traffic following air strike Air traffic at the Libyan capital's only functioning airport resumed on Wednesday after being halted earlier following an air strike, according to a post on the Mitiga airport authority's Facebook page....
2019-07-04, 01:00

Police officer struck by vehicle during traffic stop in Brooklyn A police officer was hit by a car during a traffic stop involving a stolen vehicle in Brooklyn, authorities said Saturday. Officers from the NYPD’s Anti-Crime Unit had stopped the car shortly after 10:45 p.m. Friday near Riverdale Avenue and Chester Street in Brownsville, after suspecting it w...
2019-05-25, 16:39

British Climber Dies on Everest as Traffic Jam’s Toll Rises to 10 Robin Haynes Fisher, 44, of Britain, died at about 28,215 feet on Saturday, the authorities said, in a year of record attempts this season and the worst toll in decades....
2019-05-25, 17:00

Saudi cabinet says disruptions of maritime traffic violate international law The Saudi cabinet said that any disruption of international maritime traffic would be considered a violation of international law, state media reported on Tuesday....
2019-07-23, 15:13

Video shows judge barking at officer during traffic stop LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A judge was allowed to go on his way after aggressively challenging a police officer during a traffic stop and ordering him to “check the registration on this plate soon, mister.” Police dashcam video obtained by the LNP newspaper in Pennsylvania shows the April tra...
2019-06-13, 19:52

Jeffrey Epstein is set to learn if he will get bail in child sex traffic case Jeffrey Epstein, a former friend of presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton, has asked a judge to release him on a bond of as high as $100 million or more....
2019-07-18, 16:39

Cops writing traffic ticket bust man with hot-pink pistol A man packing a hot-pink handgun was busted by cops after leaving his car double-parked in Harlem, police said Wednesday. Cops were writing Quincy Walker a ticket for blocking traffic on Amsterdam Avenue near 149th Street around 8 p.m. Tuesday, when they realized the 33-year-old Harlem man had six l...
2019-08-21, 20:13

Uber and Lyft increased traffic delays in San Francisco by 40 percent Uber and Lyft say they help cut down on vehicle congestion, but a new analysis of San Francisco traffic found they did the opposite over a six year period...
2019-05-21, 15:00

Greats' New, Reflective Royale Safety Collection Could Stop Traffic Ever wanted to blind fellow pedestrians with your footwear? Greats’ latest collection, The Royale Safety, is so eye-catching, it maybe, probably is a hazard in some states....
2019-05-24, 03:00

"Traffic Jam" On Mount Everest As 200 Trekkers Attempt To Reach Summit Mt Everest, the world's highest peak, on Wednesday witnessed a traffic-jam like situation as over 200 mountaineers attempted to reach the summit point, a media report said on Wednesday....
2019-05-23, 04:26

DPS trooper arrested for incidents of sexual assault during traffic stop PRESS CONFERENCE: Arizona Department of Public Safety State trooper arrested on multiple criminal charges. Posted by News 4 Tucson – KVOA on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 PHOENIX – An Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper was taken into custody Tuesday after he allegedly committed a...
2019-09-11, 04:00

Libya's Mitiga airport resumes air traffic following a missile strike Air space re-opened at the Libyan capital's only functioning airport, Mitiga, on Sunday after it was halted following a fall of missiles, according to a post on the Mitiga airport authority's Facebook page....
2019-07-08, 00:13

Police officer dragged onto Georgia freeway during traffic stop Dramatic police dashcam footage has captured the moment a Georgia cop was dragged more than 100 feet onto a freeway by a crazed driver during a traffic stop. Dunwoody police officer Nathan Daley got stuck partially inside the car as the motorist hit the gas and took off in the Aug. 1 incident. Daley...
2019-08-08, 00:52

India Gets "World-Class" Command Centre For Air Traffic Control Civil Aviation Minister Hardeep Singh Puri on Saturday inaugurated the Central Command Centre for Air Traffic Flow Management (ATFM) in Delhi and said it is an "absolute necessity" to ensure higher......
2019-06-22, 17:26

Air Canada sees A220 jet delivering boost for key U.S. transit traffic Air Canada said on Wednesday it will launch a direct Seattle-Montreal service next spring with its new A220-300 jets, as the carrier eyes new routes to grow its share of lucrative international transit traffic to and from the United States....
2019-08-14, 14:39

Air traffic stops at Libya's Tripoli Mitiga airport after air strike Air traffic was halted on Sunday at the Libyan capital's only functioning airport, Mitiga, after an air strike, according to a post on the airport authorities' Facebook page....
2019-06-30, 21:39

Traffic safety agency says its critics are wrong about its lack of toughness NHTSA is not doing a sufficient job at proactively protecting consumers from unsafe cars, safety advocates say.       ...
2019-07-22, 16:26

TRAFFIC ALERT: Down trees and semi-truck rollover cause delays along I-10 MARANA, Ariz. – The right lanes along westbound Interstate 10 are blocked at milepost 239 due to trees being blown on to the road by recent storms. I-10 WB: The right lanes are blocked at milepost 239, north of Tangerine Road in Marana, due to a tree in the road from the recent storm. #aztraf...
2019-07-25, 05:13

Michael Bloomberg lobbied to steer car traffic from golfers: book Don’t mess with Mike Bloomberg when he’s hitting a golf ball. The billionaire business mogul and former New York City mayor hates it when he plays on golf courses where vehicular traffic cuts through the greenery and interrupts the flow — and safety — of the players. A new biography out ...
2019-08-29, 06:26

Delhi Police Issues Traffic Advisory For PM Modi's Swearing-In Prime Minister Narendra Modi will take oath this evening for a second straight term after he led the BJP to an impressive victory in the Lok Sabha elections. Nearly 8,000 guests, including leaders......
2019-05-30, 10:39

TRAFFIC ALERT: Flooding causes road closures in Cochise County Flooding of Frontier Road in Cochise County. Photo Courtesy of Cochise County Sheriff’s Office. COCHISE COUNTY – The Cochise County Sheriff’s office has announced that Frontier Road at Davis and Frontier Road at Double Adobe are closed due to flooding at Mile Post 7. No estimated t...
2019-08-29, 06:26

PCSD swoops in and rescues injured owl posing as traffic hazard TUCSON – An owl is receiving treatment at the Tucson Wildlife Center after it was found injured in a roadway Thursday morning. The question is “whoo” swooped in and rescued the nocturnal bird? Pima County Sheriff’s Deputy Summerfield, of course! PCSD received a call about an ...
2019-05-31, 01:13

Uber and Lyft admit they're making city traffic worse Uber and Lyft may be competitors but as the two major ridesharing companies, they also have a lot in common -- including the challenges they face. To better understand their role in city traffic patterns, the companies jointly sponsored a study to de......
2019-08-06, 18:52

'Traffic is part of life': Madrid set to scrap its low-emissions zone Region’s likely new president Isabel Díaz Ayuso believes congestion is part of city’s cultural identityMadrid may be about to scrap its pioneering urban low-emissions zone after regional polls left a rightwing politician who views 3am traffic jams as part of the city’s cultural identity on the cusp ...
2019-05-31, 13:00

McDonald's CEO says he needs to know adding a vegan burger will boost traffic to restaurants McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook said that the fast food chain is trying to figure out if adding a vegan burger will drive sales enough to make up for the added complexity it will add to its menu....
2019-05-29, 16:13

TRAFFIC ALERT: Road work scheduled along I-10 Thursday night TUCSON – The left two lanes of eastbound Interstate 10 between Ina Rd and Orange Grove Rd will be closed Thursday, September 5 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m Friday morning. Arizona Department of Transportation will be lane striping overnight. ROAD WORK: Left two lanes of I-10 EB will be closed betwee...
2019-09-05, 08:52

Revealed: Criminal damage and traffic collisions among e-scooter incidents Hundreds of incidents involving electric scooters, hoverboards and Segways have been reported to UK police this year - including road traffic collisions, anti-social behaviour and criminal damage, Sky News can reveal....
2019-08-28, 09:00

Traffic in Hong Kong flowing day after political crisis flared Traffic was restored in the heart of Hong Kong on Thursday following violent clashes the day before between police and protesters who oppose legislation that would allow criminal suspects to be sent to mainland China for trial....
2019-06-13, 06:39

Mount Everest Is So Crowded That Climbers Are Perishing In Traffic Jams Anjali Kulkarni, an Indian mountain climber, trained for six years to make it to the top of Mount Everest, the highest mountain peak in the world. She finally fulfilled her longtime goal when she......
2019-05-25, 03:52

TRAFFIC: Asphalt replacement at Tangerine Farms Rd, Rillito Village TUCSON – Starting Monday, there will be traffic delays at a north west intersection. Crews will be removing and replacing asphalt at the intersection of Tangerine Farms Road and Rillito Village Trail. Work is expected to be completed by Friday June 24. Crews will begin working at 4:00 a.m. and...
2019-06-13, 05:52

National Highway 10 Blocked, Heavy Traffic Jam After Landslides In Sikkim Multiple landslides have resulted in the collapse of a National Highway road which connects Sikkim and West Bengal, resulting in massive traffic jams....
2019-07-11, 18:52

Hong Kong traffic flowing day after political crisis flared Traffic restored in the heart of Hong Kong day after clashes between police and protesters who oppose legislation that would allow criminal suspects to be sent to mainland China for trial...
2019-06-13, 05:52

Surging Air Traffic Prompts Rethink of Airport Gate Rights Rapid growth in global air travel is making airlines and airport operators shake up a decades-old system for allocating takeoff and landing slots at some of the world’s busiest airfields....
2019-07-07, 15:13

"Traffic Terrorism": Akhilesh Yadav After Man Dies During Vehicle Check Slamming the Uttar Pradesh government over the death of a techie allegedly after an altercation with traffic police over suspected violation, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday demanded......
2019-09-11, 21:52

More than 150 pills of fentanyl seized at south side traffic stop TUCSON – Tucson Police Department seized a large amount of fentanyl and a stolen firearm during Wednesday traffic stop on the south side. According to officials, TPD conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle Wednesday near Interstate 19 and Irvington Road. After further investigation, the respondi...
2019-06-15, 03:52

Newborn who stopped breathing saved by deputy during traffic stop A South Carolina deputy got more than he bargained for during a traffic stop in Summerville, when he wound up saving the life of an infant who had stopped breathing....
2019-07-13, 23:39

Fact-Checked: Was Traffic Signal In Mumbai Really Washed Away In Floods? Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri shared a video on Thursday that shows a traffic signal being washed away in heavy downpour. "Hello Traffic Police of Mumbai," he wrote. But where was the video actually......
2019-09-07, 11:52

Tehran Orders Crackdown as Wealthy Use Ambulances to Beat Traffic Celebrities and even private tutors pay large sums of money use emergency vehicles to escape traffic in one of world’s worst cities for traffic jams....
2019-08-24, 12:26

Mount Everest 'Traffic Jam' Survivor Calls For Tougher Rules Ameesha Chauhan, a survivor of the Everest "traffic jam" who is in hospital recovering from frostbite, said climbers without basic skills should be barred to prevent a recurrence of this year's deadly......
2019-05-28, 07:39

Heavy rains batter India's Mumbai, disrupting air, rail traffic Heavy rains battered India's financial capital Mumbai on Monday causing disruption to the commuter train network, snarling traffic on water-logged streets and delaying flights from the country's second-busiest airport....
2019-07-01, 21:39

Spectrum colour yoga and meditation – like being stuck inside a traffic light The effect of being immersed in deep colours is striking, but I am not sure it is the best way to relax, especially when the lights stop working properly‘I am not good at yoga” is the main thought I have in any yoga class. I am definitely thinking it today. My warrior II would have been discharged f...
2019-08-20, 11:00

Traffic Alert: Oracle Road Lane Closure at Limberlost Drive TUCSON – On Wednesday, June 19, 2019, the southbound curb lane on Oracle Road both north and south of Limberlost Drive will be closed for paving work related to a private development project. This one-day project is scheduled to begin at 5 A.M. and should be complete by 5 P.M. The schedule is ...
2019-06-18, 22:26

Traffic Restricted On Jammu-Srinagar Highway As Amarnath Yatra Begins In an unprecedented move, the Jammu and Kashmir administration headed by Governor Satya Pal Malik has banned civilian traffic along the Srinagar-Jammu national highway for extended periods when the......
2019-07-01, 17:13

The Latest: Badger Springs Fire hits I-17 traffic north of Phoenix SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) – Authorities say the Badger Springs Fire east of Interstate 17 north of Phoenix caused traffic backups of several miles and prompted warnings from federal officials for motorists to use caution because of smoke and reduced visibility. Incident commanders posted a summary ...
2019-06-23, 18:26

BGP event sends European mobile traffic through China Telecom for 2 hours Enlarge / A graphical depiction of Thursday's BGP leak. (credit: ThousandEyes) Traffic destined for some of Europe's biggest mobile providers was misdirected in a roundabout path through the Chinese-government-controlled China Telecom on Thursday, in some cases for more than two hours, an Internet...
2019-06-09, 01:26

Extinction Rebellion protesters stop rush-hour traffic in London Lewisham campaigners block three roads into city centre to highlight ‘air pollution crisis’Environmental protesters stopped traffic on three main roads into central London from the south-east on Friday morning in protest over the “air pollution crisis” in the area.The protesters, organised by a loca...
2019-06-14, 13:52

Optical Illusion Shows Traffic Disappear Off A Bridge, Netizens Confused The latest optical illusion that has gone viral online is a very confusing video that shows cars on a bridge seemingly disappear as they drive towards a river....
2019-07-02, 07:52

TRAFFIC ALERT: serious collision closes northbound Oracle Road at Magee TUCSON – Northbound Oracle Road is closed at Magee road due to a serious collision. According to Oro Valley Police Department, traffic diverted onto westbound Magee. Traffic Alert Northbound Oracle Rd. closed at Magee. Traffic diverted onto westbound Magee due to a serious collision. Use alt...
2019-06-20, 06:26

US traffic agency plans to test rearview camera systems for vehicles The 2019 Audi E-Tron available in the US has traditional mirrors instead of the side cameras it was originally designed with, because the technology isn't allowed in the country. That might change in the coming years, however, if the National Highway......
2019-08-28, 15:13

Auto-Rickshaw Fares Hiked By Over 18% In Delhi, Traffic Jam Charges Extra Auto-rickshaw fares in Delhi have been raised by 18.75 per cent with effect from today, with a new charge of Rs. 0.75 to be levied for every minute the auto-rickshaw gets caught in traffic...
2019-06-18, 08:13

Traffic flowing in heart of Hong Kong as rain curbs protests HONG KONG (AP) — Traffic has been restored in the heart of Hong Kong a day after clashes between police and protesters who oppose legislation that would allow criminal suspects to be sent to mainland China for trial. Heavy rain Thursday morning kept fresh protests from following those Wednesday by t...
2019-06-13, 04:39

TRAFFIC: Car hits power pole, closes south side intersection TUCSON – A south side intersection is closed after a vehicle struck a power pole Wednesday afternoon. According to Sgt. Pete Dugan, northbound 12th Avenue is shut down from Nebraska to Wyoming streets. Tucson Electric Power crews are on-scene. TRAFFIC ALERT Northbound 12th Ave is shut down from N...
2019-06-13, 05:52

Cloudflare’s Magic Transit lets you push your entire IP traffic through its servers Cloudflare today announced the launch of its latest network security product, called Magic Transit. This service allows organizations to send their entire network traffic through Cloudflare’s secure and performance-optimized network, offering protections against DDoS attacks, while simultaneously bo...
2019-08-13, 16:26

TRAFFIC: Vehicle crashes into pole in central Tucson, sends 1 to hospital TUCSON – A person with life-threatening injuries has been transported to the hospital after being involved in central Tucson crash on Monday. Police say a vehicle ran into a pole near Broadway Boulevard and Country Club Road. Details are limited at this time. Stay with News 4 Tucson for the latest u...
2019-05-21, 19:52

Mississippi man David Logan beaten by cops during traffic stop: attorney An African American man was beaten to a bloody pulp by white Mississippi law enforcement officers during a traffic stop this month, the man’s attorney has claimed. But a sheriff defended the officers, saying that 28-year-old David Logan resisted arrest and that his account of what unfolded is “not e...
2019-07-31, 21:00

TRAFFIC ALERT: Multi-vehicle crash on westbound I-10 at 22nd street TUCSON – A multi-vehicle crash in the middle right lane of westbound Interstate 10 is backing up traffic at 22nd street. I-10 WB: A crash is blocking the middle right lane at 22nd St. in #tucson pic.twitter.com/1M8xpG492U — Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) August 2, 2019 No injuries have been repor...
2019-08-02, 04:00

Single-vehicle crash causes traffic signal issues in central Tucson E. Speedway Blvd. and N. Columbus Blvd./ Google Maps TUCSON –The traffic signals at a central intersection are out of order after a single-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon. Tucson Police Department says the incident happened at the intersection of Speedway and Columbus boulevards. Minor injuries we...
2019-07-17, 22:52

Heavy Cost For Traffic Violations In Motor Vehicles Bill: 10 Points A bill that proposes tougher penalties and heavy fines for road violations is a step away from becoming law after it cleared the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. Though it was already cleared by the Lok......
2019-08-01, 07:52

Indian city Pune hits brake on car traffic to curb pollution Extreme traffic jams and air pollution are commonplace in Indian cities. Pune, in the country's west, wants to transform its transportation system and be a role model to other places like capital Delhi....
2019-08-07, 21:52

Florida man had baby alligator in front seat during traffic stop, police say A Florida man who was found in possession of illegal drugs during a traffic stop also had a baby alligator bound with tape in his passenger seat, authorities said....
2019-07-07, 17:26

Libya’s Mitiga airport halts air traffic after missile strike: authorities The Libyan capital Tripoli's Mitiga airport halted air traffic on Sunday after the facility was struck by missiles, according to a post on the airport authorities' Facebook page....
2019-07-07, 22:13

Cops arrest man caught on video spraying traffic agents with water Police on Thursday busted the man caught on video tossing water on traffic cops in Queens, authorities announced. Steven Larosa, 35, was nabbed around 8 a.m. at his Cypress Hills home by the NYPD’s Warrants Squad, after cops received several anonymous tips identifying him as the man who doused...
2019-08-01, 22:52

NYPD hunt gunman who fired on police officer at a traffic stop Police are searching for a would-be cop killer they say opened fire, striking no one, after they pulled him over for a routine car stop for non-working brake lights at 1:30 a.m. Saturday in Jamaica, Queens. The suspect, accused of fleeing on foot while popping off three shots — is Willie Smit...
2019-06-02, 07:01

PCSO: Traffic stop leads to discovery of 500 fentanyl pills near Eloy ELOY, Ariz. – Two men were arrested near Eloy Thursday night after Pinal County Sheriff’s Office allegedly located about 500 pills of fentanyl inside their vehicle during a traffic stop. According to officials, 43-year-old James Lee and 54-year-old Donovan Salas were pulled over for a tr...
2019-09-10, 02:26

£1bn Silvertown tunnel will slash Blackwall traffic and air pollution, say transport chiefs The new Silvertown tunnel under the Thames will "effectively" eliminate congestion and slash air pollution around London's worst road bottleneck, transport chiefs said today....
2019-05-30, 14:13

Rattlesnake, uranium, and whiskey found in stolen car during Oklahoma traffic stop Police in Oklahoma say they found a rattlesnake, radioactive powdered uranium and an open bottle of Kentucky Deluxe whiskey during a traffic stop.        ...
2019-07-12, 19:00

The Benevolent God-King of Traffic Exists and Here He Is Fixing Virtual Gridlock on YouTube America’s infrastructure is broken. Part of that is because we refuse to maintain it, but a large part is because it wasn’t designed correctly to begin with. I mean, why worry about something as silly as “traffic management” when it’s much easier to just plow straight lines with our highways everywh...
2019-07-04, 17:13

Nitin Gadkari Inaugurates Underpass To Decongest Traffic To Delhi Airport To decongest traffic to IGI Airport, Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari Friday inaugurated a three-lane underpass at Parade Road junction near Manekshaw Centre on NH 8 in New Delhi....
2019-07-12, 23:13

Mumbai Rains Live: Road, Rail Traffic Hit Due To Water-Logging Heavy rains hit Mumbai and its neighbouring areas during the night and on Wednesday morning, after a dry spell of nearly a week. The weatherman has predicted more rains in the city and its suburbs in......
2019-07-24, 09:13

Colorado officials to reroute highway traffic around boulder weighing 8.5M pounds The 8.5 million pound boulder that tumbled onto a Colorado highway as part of a "significant" rock fall will remain where it is — and officials plan to reroute traffic on the roadway because of it....
2019-06-05, 19:52

City Council could allow cyclists to follow pedestrian signals over traffic lights It’s a green light for cyclists to run red lights. The City Council will vote Tuesday on a bill that would allow bike riders to follow pedestrian walk signs rather than vehicle traffic lights. The legislation, which zoomed through the council’s Transportation Committee Monday and could go into effec...
2019-07-23, 04:52

NASA Invites Media to Watch Drone Traffic Management Testing NASA is entering the final stage of testing its Unmanned Aircraft Systems Traffic Management (UTM) platform and invites media to learn more and watch drone demonstrations Tuesday, May 21, in Reno, Nevada....
2019-05-21, 15:13

Hydrogen-powered flying vehicle touted as Southern California traffic tonic Developers of a multi-rotor hover craft billed as the first flying vehicle to be powered by hydrogen fuel cells unveiled a full-scale model on Wednesday in Southern California, in a show-and-tell that raised some eyebrows but never left the ground....
2019-05-30, 04:52

Corey Johnson criticizes 14th Street car ban, citing concerns about spillover traffic Corey Johnson is throwing the city’s 14th Street car ban under the bus. The City Council speaker on Monday took the side of his constituents who are fighting the city’s plan to speed up buses on the street by nixing cars, telling WNYC he shares their concerns about spillover car traffic ...
2019-08-13, 05:13

Jeffrey Epstein's long-shot bid to get bail for child sex traffic case just got even tougher Jeffrey Epstein wanted to be released on bail with a promise to personally pay for security to monitor the former friend of Presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton. That may be doomed by a new appeals court ruling....
2019-08-02, 00:13

Black Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Being Shot by a Police Officer During Traffic Stop For black men throughout the country, getting pulled over by the police is one of our biggest fears—if not our greatest source of anxiety. But to be charged with attempting to murder a police officer after what should’ve been a routine stop is something none of us could ever foresee coming....
2019-07-01, 21:26

Hyundai’s solution for navigating traffic-clogged cities: mounting an electric scooter on your car Hyundai, one of the world’s largest automakers, is exploring adding e-scooters to their vehicles. The company has released an e-scooter prototype that is charged using electricity produced while driving....
2019-09-06, 03:26

119 Dismissed Cases Later, a Crooked Cop Was Arrested for Planting Drugs During Routine Traffic Stops A former sheriff’s deputy in Florida has been arrested and unceremoniously dismissed after an investigation uncovered his penchant for pulling over drivers for minor traffic violations and planting drugs inside of their vehicles....
2019-07-12, 01:13

How Google Maps uses machine learning to predict bus traffic delays in real time Google Maps uses machine learning to create bus delay forecasts to tell people in hundreds of cities around the world when the next bus arrives.Read More...
2019-06-28, 08:26

Odisha MLA Tells People To Obey Traffic Rules, Fined For Illegal Parking An MLA from Biju Janata Dal (BJD) was fined Rs 500 for violating traffic rule in Odisha capital Bhubaneswar. Ananta Narayan Jena, MLA from Bhubaneswar, was fined for parking his car illegally at a......
2019-09-09, 03:39

Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard whizzes through NYC traffic on Bird electric scooter Star Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard took the future of the franchise into his hands Thursday — whizzing through the streets of Manhattan on a Bird electric scooter with just his ponytail for head protection. The 6-foot-6, Texas-born pitcher flashed a grin as he cut across lanes of traffic on bu...
2019-09-06, 00:39

Fake Cop Wore Body Armour, Gun Belt, Then Luck Runs Out At Traffic Stop A Virginia man was charged with impersonating a police officer after a Maryland State trooper spotted him attempt a traffic stop on Interstate 695 near Baltimore on Saturday, police said Sunday....
2019-06-17, 04:39

Florida police officer pulled along at 60 miles per hour during traffic stop gone wrong (WESH/NBC News) Dramatic body camera footage shows a Florida police officer being dragged after a traffic stop gone wrong. Orlando Police say Zavier Askew, 25, took off from a traffic stop after the officer spotted marijuana in his car with the officer holding on. According to officials, the suspect...
2019-06-20, 15:00

America's Largest City Says it will Enforce Traffic Laws for Three Weeks, All Other Times the Purge People keep dying all over New York City, as lax traffic enforcement has helped contribute to a wave of cyclists being hit by cars. To bring the United States’ largest city back into the general realm of a vehicle-driving society, the New York City Police Department has announced it will enforce som...
2019-07-03, 05:26

What is a smart motorway? Speed cameras, traffic management and hard shoulder use explained Tips & advice 20 Aug, 2019 Less than half of drivers are aware of where to pull over safely when driving on a 'smart' motorway. Here's everything you need to know......
2019-08-20, 15:26

NASA Invites Media to Drone Traffic Testing in Corpus Christi, Texas As NASA continues the final stage of testing for its Unmanned Aircraft Systems Traffic Management (UTM) platform, the agency is inviting media to Corpus Christi, Texas, on Thursday, Aug. 15, to learn more about what it takes to fly drones safely in urban areas....
2019-08-10, 00:52

Florida woman sentenced after pulling alligator from her pants during traffic stop: officials A Florida woman who pulled an alligator out of her yoga pants during a traffic stop pleaded guilty to illegally possessing wild animals and was sentenced to probation, authorities said last week....
2019-08-18, 19:39

Christian Yelich's home-run swing is a danger to river traffic in Pittsburgh Brewers All-Star Christian Yelich is ready for next week's Home Run Derby. There is evidence floating in the Allegheny River to prove it.       ...
2019-07-06, 06:00

Drivers, you're merging all wrong: Being polite is causing traffic jams, experts say Stop merging early. The 'zipper merge' is the most efficient method that drivers can use, AAA says. Here's how it works.        ...
2019-07-24, 00:52

China Telecom Swallows Huge Amount of European Mobile Traffic For Over Two Hours For more than two hours on Thursday, one of China’s largest internet providers forced a huge chunk of European mobile traffic to be rerouted through its own servers.Read more......
2019-06-08, 08:13

Bike to Work Week: Are e-bikes the answer to health, traffic and environmental issues? E-bike sales are booming while regular bikes aren't doing to hot. Trek says its the company's fastest growing segment.        ...
2019-05-21, 15:00

TRAFFIC ALERT: serious injury multi-vehicle crash shuts down intersection on eastside TUCSON – A multi-vehicle collision has shut down the intersection at S. Kolb and E. Escalante roads. According to the Tucson Police Department, serious injuries were sustained in the accident. TRAFFIC ALERT The intersection of S. Kolb Rd & E. Escalante Rd is completely shut down due to a mu...
2019-06-27, 19:52

Offering Gas at 30 Cents Per Gallon, a Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Promotion Causes Traffic Chaos in Los Angeles A city-wide promotion in Los Angeles for a popular Amazon television series caused chaos when drivers lined up for hours to cash in on 1950s gas prices. Amazon partnered with nearly 30 businesses to roll back prices Thursday in honor of the show “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” set in the &#...
2019-08-17, 12:13

Watch: Woman uses traffic cone to clear drain on flooded New York road A New York driver who found her path blocked by a flash food armed herself with a traffic cone and cleared the clog causing the road to fill with water....
2019-07-24, 01:26

State trooper shoots machete-wielding man ‘multiple times’ during traffic stop A Pennsylvania state trooper had to shoot a man “multiple times” on Friday morning during a routine traffic stop after he attacked the cop with a machete, officials said. “Very scary situation,” recounted one officer, who spoke to The Patriot-News. The incident unfolded at th...
2019-05-24, 23:52

LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Damaged Light Poles Close Portion Of Versailles Road LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The right lanes of Versailles Road between Mason Headley Road and Village Drive are blocked in both directions due to four damaged light poles. Avoid the area if possible. Crews have not said how long it will take to clean up the area. No injuries have been reported. T...
2019-06-18, 14:52

Texas officials deny withholding video of Sandra Bland traffic stop Bland, 28, was found dead in a police cell in 2015 three days after being stopped by a white state trooperTexas authorities have denied withholding a cellphone video of a confrontational traffic stop involving Sandra Bland, a 28-year-old black woman who was found hanged in a jail cell near Houston i...
2019-05-25, 20:13

Persian Gulf tanker incidents could cut traffic, raise shippers’ costs: experts On Friday, Iran seized a British-flagged oil tanker in the narrow passageway that carries one-fifth of the world's crude exports and a second Liberian-flagged ship was briefly detained....
2019-07-21, 08:52

Traffic gridlock as Turks rush back to Istanbul to vote in high-stakes poll A re-run of Istanbul's high-stakes mayoral election has kept Turkish airports, bus stations and main highways jam-packed over the weekend, as voters rush back to the city from vacation or their original home towns to cast their ballot....
2019-06-23, 20:13

Impossible Whopper boosted Burger King’s foot traffic by double digits: report Burger King’s plan to roll out a meatless Whopper nationwide could help boost sales by double digits, new data shows. After just 29 days of testing the plant-based Impossible Whopper in 59 eateries in the St. Louis area, the fast food giant saw foot traffic pop by 18.5 percent, according to inMarket...
2019-05-28, 23:52

Danish City embraces historic roots by replacing traffic lights with images of vikings A Danish city is certainly embracing its heritage by changing the pedestrian crossing traffic lights to reflect it’s viking roots.        ...
2019-08-28, 08:39

Georgia cop holds on to suspect's vehicle as he's dragged onto freeway after traffic stop, video shows A police officer is recovering from injuries after he was dragged and half of his body was left hanging out of a fleeing driver's vehicle on Thursday following a routine traffic stop in Georgia....
2019-08-03, 18:39

Jeffrey Epstein's lawyers propose up to $77 million bail package in child sex traffic case The filing came three days after Jeffrey Epstein was formally charged with two sex trafficking counts in U.S. District Court in Manhattan. He is a former friend of presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton....
2019-07-11, 19:39

TRAFFIC: Valencia Rd final pave, left turn, lane restrictions start Monday TUCSON – Final paving operations on Valencia Road west of Kolb Road are scheduled to begin on Monday, according to Tucson Department of Transportation. Crews are expected to begin paving at 5:30 a.m., each day until Wednesday. There will be intermittent travel lane restrictions on both eastbound and...
2019-06-14, 20:26

Move over, Florida man: Woman pulls gator from pants during Fort Myers traffic stop Ariel Michelle Marchan-Le Quire, who also had more than 40 turtles in a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles backpack, pleaded no contest to multiple charges.        ...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Border Patrol agent wounded, suspect killed in Texas traffic stop shooting A Border Patrol agent was shot and injured Friday night while conducting a traffic stop near the Texas-Mexico border and another agent shot and killed the gunman, authorities said Saturday....
2019-09-15, 04:52

After deadly NH biker crash, thousands of out-of-state traffic notices found untouched by Massachusetts RMV Tens of thousands of notifications detailing traffic incidents involving Massachusetts drivers in other states sat untouched.        ...
2019-07-03, 19:39

Former Spain midfielder, Arsenal standout José Antonio Reyes dies in traffic accident at 35 Sevilla says former Spain midfielder José Antonio Reyes, who won five Europa League titles and was part of Arsenal's unbeaten "Invincibles" squad, has been killed in a traffic accident at the age of 35        ...
2019-06-01, 18:13

Jeffrey Epstein accusers watch him plead not guilty, be ordered held in sex traffic case Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein was ordered held without bail pending a July 15 detention hearing as he pleaded not guilty to charges of sex trafficking dozens of underage girls....
2019-07-08, 21:13

Extinction Rebellion protesters plans to swarm key London roads and block traffic during rush hour Extinction Rebellion is planning to cause rush-hour chaos on Friday by blocking major roads in south-east London to protest against dangerous levels of air pollution....
2019-06-13, 09:39

Mount Everest's historic climbing season ending after deaths, traffic jams of climbers Mount Everest blogger Alan Arnette wrote Thursday that one of the last known teams turned around during their summit attempt because of bad weather.        ...
2019-05-31, 17:52

Former Florida sheriff's deputy arrested after allegedly planting drugs during minor traffic stops, officials say A former Florida sheriff's deputy was arrested Wednesday after investigators say he “routinely” planted drugs on unsuspecting drivers during minor traffic stops, leading to the dismissal of nearly 120 cases in a two year period. ...
2019-07-11, 18:00

Cash-strapped Illinois counties using collection agency to badger drivers over unpaid traffic tickets Current and former Illinois residents are complaining that local counties have resorted to hiring a collection agency to harass them over unpaid parking and traffic tickets from as far back as the 1980s....
2019-07-18, 22:39

London's Gatwick Airport plays catch-up after air traffic control problem grounded flights London’s Gatwick Airport says flights have resumed after “an air traffic control systems issue” halted all flights for about two hours Wednesday.       ...
2019-07-11, 22:13

Anti-ICE protesters block rush-hour traffic in Boston area; 12 arrested for trespassing at Amazon Police in Massachusetts reportedly arrested 12 pro-immigration protesters Thursday after hundreds of demonstrators marched through the Boston area, blocking rush hour traffic....
2019-09-06, 10:00

New England Patriots' Elandon Roberts accuses Texas authorities of harassment after traffic stop: report New England Patriots linebacker Elandon Roberts accused Texas authorities of harassment Thursday over a traffic stop that took place in March in the front of his house....
2019-07-12, 20:39

Woman Who Shows Her Entire Ass During a Traffic Stop Lives to Tell the Tale; Guess on Which Side of the Racial Divide She Resides? A woman in Oklahoma repeatedly refused being given a traffic ticket, authorities say, apparently going so far as to kick the cop and get herself shocked with a Taser....
2019-08-02, 18:39

A lone gunman fleeing Texas police stalked and shot people over a frenzied hour. Scanner traffic reveals the chaos Although the timeline of the Odessa shooting is still mysterious as police hold back details, scanner recordings show chaos, confusion and dedication.        ...
2019-09-05, 00:00

Oklahoma police find live rattlesnake, open bottle of whiskey and a canister of radioactive uranium in stolen car during traffic stop (KFOR) An Oklahoma mand and woman were arrested Wednesday after a traffic stop of a stolen car revealed the two had a rattlesnake, radioactive uranium, a gun and an open bottle of Kentucky Deluxe whiskey. Stephen Jennings is charged with possession of a stolen vehicle, transporting an open container...
2019-07-12, 07:39

How to Check for Speed Traps, Speed Limits, and Traffic Accidents in Google Maps Starting today, Google Maps is expanding its traffic features to more regions. The app will now display the speed limit for roads you’re currently on, as well as the location of various key pieces of traffic information—such as accidents, mobile speed trackers, and traffic cameras—in over 40 countri...
2019-05-30, 21:39

New Jersey's Teterboro Airport was travel hub of Jeffrey Epstein's sex traffic ring Jeffrey Epstein's planes recorded at least 730 flights to and from Teterboro Airport in New Jersey between 1995 and 2013, according to flight logs.        ...
2019-08-16, 18:00

Mum rushing toddler to A&E let off parking ticket after ambulance staff 'sweet talk' traffic warden A mum who parked on double-yellow lines as she rushed her daughter to A&E was spared a fine when ambulance staff managed to "sweet talk" a traffic warden on her behalf....
2019-07-11, 20:52

Moment policeman is 'almost killed' after being dragged through suspect's window during routine traffic stop in Florida This footage shows a police officer clinging on to the side of a car as he is twice dragged through the window of a vehicle during a routine traffic stop which turned violent....
2019-07-01, 16:26

'Empire' actor Bryshere Gray, who plays Jussie Smollett's brother, arrested on traffic offense Police confirmed Bryshere Gray, who plays Jussie Smollett's younger brother on "Empire," was pulled over and arrested on a traffic-related offense.        ...
2019-06-17, 18:52

CBD Is Already Everywhere. How Will the Government Handle It? The cannabis plant contains more than 100 compounds known as cannabinoids. Of them, one–cannabidiol, or CBD–presents the U.S. with unique potential in public health and business, as well as a good deal of political and legal confusion. That much was clear at the Silver Spring, Md., campu...
2019-06-06, 16:13

UK Government to suspend Parliament Boris Johnson's government will prorogue, or suspend, Parliament at the end of Monday's sitting, the Prime Minister's official spokesperson has told journalists....
2019-09-10, 14:00

Italy’s Government Has Collapsed. What Happens Next? Italy’s Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte resigned this week, bringing an end to the country’s 66th government since 1945. Why It Matters: Italy is the Eurozone’s third-largest economy, and the two-trillion-dollar economy is fragile. No country in Europe is more indebted than Italy asi...
2019-08-23, 16:00

Singapore government to run another bug bounty Its third with bug bounty platform HackerOne, the Singapore government is looking to identify potential security holes across nine online digital services as well as ICT systems with high user engagement....
2019-07-01, 11:39

UK Government not doing enough to fend off cyberattacks A new report from the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) has revealed that the UK government has not done enough when it comes to developing long-term objectives for the National Cyber Security Strategy.According to the report, the current strategy, which covers the five-year period from 2016 to 2021, ...
2019-06-05, 22:26

U.S. government contractors get first look at Huawei ban The U.S. agency responsible for government contracts on Wednesday released an interim rule for a ban on federal purchases of telecommunications equipment from five Chinese companies, including Huawei....
2019-08-07, 21:52

How you and your government can tackle air pollution From walking more to reducing waste, here’s what you can do to make a difference Revealed: air pollution may be damaging every organ and cell in the bodyMost air pollution is produced by the burning of fossil fuels and waste, and this is the focus of the World Health Organization’s global recommenda...
2019-05-21, 15:26

At Least Four Killed As Government Bus Hit In Kabul Blast At least four people were killed Monday when a bomb tore through a bus in Kabul, an official said, marking the second day straight that attackers have targeted a bus....
2019-06-03, 15:13

Romania's coalition government collapses Prime Minister Viorica Dancila has tried to put a brave face on proceedings but a confidence vote is on the horizon. The leader no longer holds a majority in parliament and will seek to be propped up elsewhere....
2019-08-26, 21:39

Government Cryptocurrency Cop Heads to Law Firm The former government lawyer who managed Washington’s crackdown on cryptocurrency fraud is joining Davis Polk & Wardwell LLP, a white-shoe law firm whose clients include some of Wall Street’s biggest banks and stock exchanges....
2019-08-20, 14:39

Government Shelves Sale Of Air India For Now The aviation sector is facing turmoil with one of its biggest private carriers, Jet Airways, facing bankruptcy, while passenger growth in the market overall has slowed....
2019-06-27, 18:39

Voters Are Less Scared of Government Healthcare Than You Think Democratic supporters of the public option, which include Joe Biden but also Amy Klobuchar and Kirsten Gillibrand, fear more than anything the wrath of the imaginary Voter Who Would Die For Their Private Insurer. A new poll from Morning Consult reveals that one particular aspect of this is flawed....
2019-07-18, 06:52

EU citizens denied vote to sue UK government A crowdfunding campaign to sue the British government over the denial of votes to UK-based European nationals has hit its initial target. Hundreds registered complaints after their names were crossed off voter lists....
2019-05-26, 03:52

In Bahamas, Battered Residents Ask: Where Is Our Government? The tiny island nation, with just 0.1 percent of the United States population, has been overwhelmed by the catastrophic storm. Its residents are losing patience with their government’s response....
2019-09-08, 02:52

U.S. Government Bonds Extend Gains U.S. government bond prices climbed, extending their recent rally as investors remained nervous about the Trump administration’s tariff policies and signs of a slowing global economy....
2019-06-03, 19:39

Government To Soon Issue Exclusion Certificates For Those Not In NRC People excluded from the final Assam Citizens list NRC will get certified documents regarding rejection of their names at the earliest so that they can file their appeals, the office of the NRC state......
2019-09-10, 20:52

UK PM Johnson gives brother Jo government role British Prime Minister Boris Johnson gave his younger brother Jo Johnson a job in his new government on Wednesday, appointing him as a minister of state at the Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, the PM's office said in a statement....
2019-07-25, 01:13

Greek parliament to confirm new government Lawmakers in Greece are set to hold a vote to confirm the majority in Parliament held by Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis’ new conservative government following a general election on July 7...
2019-07-22, 16:52

BJP Still Trying To Topple My Government, Alleges HD Kumaraswamy Karnataka Chief Minister HD Kumaraswamy today alleged the BJP was continuing its efforts to ''destabilise'' the Congress-JD(S) coalition government led by him, but asserted it was stable and would......
2019-06-20, 19:13

Cannabis among top priorities for new Thai government Developing a medical cannabis industry is among top policy priorities for Thailand's new government, according to a document released before the formal announcement....
2019-07-22, 14:52

Government to Google: Let Employees Speak Out Federal regulators have ordered Google to assure employees they are allowed to speak out on political and workplace issues, as part of a settlement of formal complaints that the search giant punishes those who do just that....
2019-09-12, 16:39

| Zambians march against graft in government Hundreds of people wearing yellow T-shirts rallied in Zambia's capital Lusaka - to kick start a campaign against corruption in President Edgar Lungu's government....
2019-07-21, 02:13

Gujarat Government Transfers 78 IAS Officers In a major reshuffle, the Gujarat government on Friday transferred as many as 78 IAS officers and also appointed an IFS official in the state's Industrial Extension Bureau....
2019-08-30, 23:39

No Blanket Ban on Cryptocurrencies in India, Government Says Despite banking restrictions put in place by the Reserve Bank of India, the country has not put any blanket ban on trading in cryptocurrencies yet, the government has clarified....
2019-07-20, 13:39

Pentagon: 'Huawei is too close to the government' U.S. officials have long complained that Chinese intellectual property theft has cost the economy billions in revenue and threatens national security....
2019-06-07, 19:13

Three Australians Are Being Held in Iran, Government Says The Australian government said it was providing consular assistance to the families of those detained, and it reminded travelers that they risk arbitrary detention when visiting Iran....
2019-09-11, 17:00

Three Australians arrested in Iran, government says Three Australian citizens have been reported arrested in Iran. The incident is the latest in a series of recent detentions of Westerners in the country....
2019-09-11, 13:00

Botswana government to appeal against law legalising gay sex Attorney general says high court was mistaken in its ruling decriminalising homosexualityBotswana’s government will appeal against a high court ruling that decriminalised homosexuality, potentially resuscitating a law that punished gay sex by up to seven years in prison.The court’s ruling in June, w...
2019-07-06, 17:26

Italian populists approve new government The Five Star Movement has let a small group of party members vote online whether they back a proposed coalition deal with the center-left Democratic Party. They agreed by an overwhelming margin to support the plan....
2019-09-04, 06:39

U.S. Government Urged to Boost Technology R&D The federal government needs to do more to support the development of innovative technology as U.S. productivity falls and foreign tech hubs gain clout, researchers at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology said....
2019-05-23, 09:26