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2009-04-01 09:00:00

Implementation Begins with Transportation Department and Set to Expand to Utilities SCHAUMBURG, Ill., April 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- The city of Mesa, Arizona selected the Public Service Group of Motorola, Inc.

2008-08-06 06:00:31

By Bill Hensel Jr., Houston Chronicle Aug. 6--The Transportation Department and the nation's airlines, including Continental, are squaring off over a department plan to auction takeoff and landing slots at New York City-area airports.

2008-06-20 00:00:19

By The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) - The Bush administration's plan to ease nationwide flight delays through an experiment with New York airspace drew fierce resistance in Congress, with lawmakers joining airline officials predicting it will only make matters worse.The Transportation Department came under withering criticism at a Wednesday hearing of a House Transportation subcommittee into the government's plan to combat delays by auctioning off some flight slots at New York's three...

2006-05-03 18:06:59

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Prospects of cementing a landmark agreement this year to further open up transatlantic air service hit severe turbulence on Wednesday over revised U.S. plans to give foreign investors in domestic airlines more say in how those businesses are run.

2006-05-03 18:05:42

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Prospects of cementing a landmark agreement this year to further open up transatlantic air service hit severe turbulence on Wednesday over revised U.S. plans to give foreign investors in domestic airlines more say in how those businesses are run.

2006-03-16 16:48:46

By John Crawley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Amtrak, under pressure to cut costs and reform its business practices, will reevaluate its 15 long-distance trains this year and could restructure that service, the railroad's board chairman said on Thursday.

2006-03-06 18:45:00

Deaths from crashes involving large trucks on U.S. roads could hit a six-year high when the first figures for 2005 are released this spring, according to the Transportation Department's preliminary estimates.

2006-02-27 18:55:00

Consumer, labor and safety groups sought on Monday to overturn a revised U.S. regulation on rest rules for truckers that permitted them to drive longer, saying the government continues to ignore driver health.

2005-12-15 16:35:45

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A bipartisan proposal introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives would slow attempts by the Bush administration to ease rules that restrict foreign ownership in domestic airlines, congressional officials said on Thursday. The bill proposed by Rep.

2005-09-07 12:44:38

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Big U.S. and foreign airlines operating to and from the United States would be required to provide medical oxygen to passengers who need it, according to a federal regulation proposed on Wednesday.


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