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2013-02-05 12:21:20

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- When visiting major metropolises like New York City or London, the tourist covers much ground by utilizing the subway or the tube. While Los Angeles features its own public transit system, the Los Angeles metro is not always the most practical means of making one's way about the entire city. Los Angeles residents and those who have spent a decent amount of time in Southern California know that Los Angeles is polycentric - that is, full of major...

2013-01-30 16:21:00

LOS ANGELES, Jan. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Beverly Hills Cab. Co., the taxi Los Angeles turns to first, has some unsurprising news for area drivers. According to GPS manufacturer Tom Tom, L.A. is the most crowded city in North America when it comes to traffic. As noted on the Forbes web site, Angelenos spend an average of 34 percent more time behind the wheel when traffic is heavy than drivers in other cities. That compares to only 24% for drivers in Montreal and Chicago, the city that...