Transportation Workers Will Now Face Drug Testing For Painkillers

US | Steve Birr
Prescription painkiller Hydrocodine Bitartrate and Acetaminopohen, 7.5mg/325mg pills, made by Mallinckrodt sit on a counter at a local pharmacy, in Provo, Utah, U.S., April 25, 2017. (Photo: REUTERS/George Frey)

‘Ultimately save lives’

Trump Admin's Driverless Car Strategy Wants Businesses To Take The Wheel

Business | Eric Lieberman
WASHINGTON, DC - MARCH 23: U.S. President Donald Trump sits in the cab of a truck as he welcomes members of American Trucking Associations to the White House March 23, 2017 in Washington, DC. President Trump hosted truckers and CEOs for a listening session on healthcare. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘Entirely voluntary’

Airline Won't Face Fines For Dragging Passenger Off Plane

US | Gabrielle Okun
Chicago, Illinois, USA - March 19, 2017: United Airlines Boeing 777-200 passenger jet airliner arriving for a landing at O'Hare International Airport in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Shutterstock/ Stock photo

‘Dereliction of duty’

Study Blames Global Warming For Spike In Car Accident Deaths

Energy | Michael Bastasch
A car turned over after an accident on the highway. [Shutterstock - Godlikeart]

Except the data suggests otherwise

EXCLUSIVE: Here's Why These 2,300 People Blasted Metro

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
Metro Access bus. Steve Birr/DCNF

‘This system is complete garbage.’

Congressman May Give His Lobbyist Girlfriend's Employer Control Over Air Traffic's Billions

US | Andrew Follett
Laws against nepotism or favoritism of friends and relatives for jobs and advantages, 3D rendering (Shutterstock/David Carillet)

‘Shuster is giving parts of America’s air traffic control association to his girlfriend’

Author Of 'Torture Memos' Nominated For Trump Administration Position

Politics | James Burton
Getty Images/Mark Wilson

Here’s what he’ll be doing

First 'Solar FREAKIN Roadway' In The US Breaks ... Again

Energy | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels (Shutterstock/Lightboxx)

It caught on fire earlier this month

Report: Google Forced To Put Mirrors On Self-Driving Cars

Investigative Group | Ethan Barton
A car turned over after an accident on the highway. [Shutterstock - Godlikeart]

‘Replace government micromanaging’

America's First Solar Roadway Is A Total Disaster

Energy | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels (Shutterstock/Lightboxx)

The troubled project now appears to have caught on fire…

Trump Preparing To Reverse Obama's Fuel Economy Mandate

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (L) sits beside U.S. President Donald Trump during a leadership lunch at the White House in Washington, U.S. March 1, 2017. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Essentially to put the EPA back on the original schedule’

Feds Ran Fraud Scheme In Transportation Department's Parking Lot

Politics | Kathryn Watson

Transportation employees defrauded taxpayers

Auto Dealers Urge Trump To Reduce Obama's Fuel Emission Rules

Energy | Chris White

‘1 million jobs could be at risk if we’re not given some level of flexibility …’

Trump's Pick To Head DOT Punts On Questions About Transportation Funding

Energy | Chris White
Mitch McConnell waves to supporters with his wife, former United States Secretary of Labor Elaine Chao, at his midterm election night rally in Louisville, Kentucky, November 4, 2014. REUTERS/John Sommers II

She called Trump’s ideas on infrastructure develop ‘ambitious’ and ‘futuristic’

Trump’s Transportation Sec Nominee Punts Questions About Wasteful Agency Funding

Energy | Chris White

She called Trump’s ideas on infrastructure develop ‘ambitious’ and ‘futuristic’

Fed Tax Dollars Spent On Train Without Railroad Track And Streetcar That No One Wants To Ride

Politics | Luke Rosiak

‘Shovel-ready’ streetcar seats 65, only used by dozen, mostly homeless riders

France Builds Hyper-Expensive Solar Road It'll Hardly Use

Energy | Andrew Follett
Solar Panels (Shutterstock/Lightboxx)

13 times more expensive than conventional solar power

EPA Pushes Fuel Efficiency Mandates Before Trump Takes Office

Energy | Michael Bastasch
FILE: June 2, 2014: EPA Administrator Gina McCarthy at a news conference in Washington, D.C. (REUTERS )

‘Rush to judgment’

Trump's Latest Cabinet Pick Signals A Rollback Of Gov't Fuel Mandates

Energy | Michael Bastasch
Elaine Chao arrives at Trump Tower on another day of meetings scheduled with President-elect Donald Trump on November 21, 2016 (Getty Images)

Hopefully cars will get cheaper

REPORT: Trump Picks His Transportation Secretary

Politics | Christian Datoc