Finding transportation nuggets in a pile-up of election news

Ah, the heady questions of this election: Will there be a peaceful and smooth transfer of power? Can a polarized country rally behind a new president?How easy will it be to catch the T?

Remember the olden days, when the state of the transportation system was among the most urgent crises facing the Commonwealth? Well, transportation matters may have receded a smidge in priority during the pandemic, but the 2020

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Holm Auto Good News: OCCK transportation breaks ground on expansion – News – Salina Journal

OCCK celebrated the start of construction on its transportation facility expansion with a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday.

The project, a 16,000-square-foot addition to the existing facility at 340 N. Santa Fe Ave., will provide additional maintenance facilities, vehicle parking and expanded driver areas.

On hand at the ceremony, both physically and symbolically, were members of the

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FREE TO READ – Global pandemic sector recovery briefing | Automotive Industry News

The auto industry, like others, is now recovering from an unprecedented crisis

The auto industry, like others, is now recovering from an unprecedented crisis

As we enter a recovery phase around the world, we aim to bring you the latest news and intelligence on the speed, nature and shape of the automotive sector’s recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic.

This regularly updated article follows on from our COVID-19 daily update article that covered rapidly unfolding crisis developments and their immediate impact on autos

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Hot pursuit: car chase at Van Nuys airport disrupts operations | News

A car breached security at Los Angeles-area Van Nuys airport, leading police on a high-speed car chase across a runway, several taxiways, the apron and through the field’s perimeter fence before the driver surrendered.

According to reports and a live video from a news helicopter, the driver of the car, often with his arms out the window and sunroof, raced across the airport grounds on 6 November, narrowly missing a

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Virginia Port Authority hires new CEO who is a global transportation industry veteran | Business News



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John F. Reinhart, CEO and executive director for The Port of Virginia, speaks during a press conference celebrating the arrival of the COSCO Development, the biggest container vessel to arrive at Virginia International Gateway.




A veteran in the global transportation industry has been named head of the Port of Virginia.

Stephen Edwards will become the chief executive officer and executive director of the Virginia

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Classic Car Tour to cruise old vehicles around to nursing homes Wednesday | Local News



Cruise Nite

Classic and collectible cars like this Mercedes-Benz 540k coupe replica will participate in the tour to assisted living facilities on Wednesday as part of Cruise Nite 2020. The tour starts at 5 p.m. and will travel to a least three city parks and about 15 assisted living facilities.




KEARNEY — As the leader of the Classic Car Tour to area

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Classic cars headed for auction – News – The Topeka Capital-Journal

ST. JOHN — An exodus of classic vehicles garnered attention in St. John on Saturday as the former Ford garage at 201 E. Fourth and a former laundromat at 108 W. Third were vacated after serving for decades as repositories for part of the collection of 140-plus antique vehicles amassed by the late Bob Regehr of Hutchinson.

St. John photographer Dick Smith preserved highlights of the event through his camera

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Avis Budget Group, Inc. (CAR) Stock Price, Quote, History & News

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Ever needed a car for a short period of time? Car rental company Avis Budget Group Inc (NASDAQ: CAR) makes it known they specialize in cars.Avis Budget Group was actually part of a larger, now-defunct company called Cendant. The company split into different segments, and the automobile rental segment consisted of Avis and Budget. The two now exist as Avis Budget Group.Unbeknownst to most, the Cendant spin-off resulted in

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Amarillo Fire Department details two vehicle fires Thursday – News – Amarillo Globe-News

The Amarillo Fire Department released information about two vehicle fires, which occurred Thursday evening at 1609 SW Bowie and at 1800 NW Washington Ave.

According to a news release for the first incident, the fire department dispatched a single unit to a reported vehicle fire. When the unit arrived at 8:33 p.m., a single vehicle was

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Tel Aviv to stop operating bicycle rental service – Israel News

Tel Aviv announced it is terminating its contract with Tel-O-Fun bicycle rental service in August due to the increasing popularity of electric bikes and scooters.

Tel Aviv Municipality data shows that the number of people subscribed to the Tel-O-Fun service has gradually declined in the past several months, from 2,035 subscribers in November 2019 to 1,625 in March 2020.

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Safety checks for vehicle registrations temporarily halted – Honolulu, Hawaii news, sports & weather

Island News: If It Matters To You, It Matters To Us 

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Suspects in Randleman vehicle theft, break-in located – News – The Courier-Tribune

RANDLEMAN — The suspects in a multi-vehicle theft and break-in that occurred in Randleman were located in High Point Thursday.

According to a press release, detectives from the Randolph County Sheriff’s Office, with assistance from the High Point Police Department, served a search warrant at the residence located at 508 Warbler Court, High Point, on

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Whitehall: Man arrested after being found in stolen vehicle – News – ThisWeek Community News

Whitehall Division of Police officers arrested a 33-year-old Columbus man for receiving stolen property at 1:05 a.m. April 5 at South Hamilton Road and Melroy Avenue.

He was found in a vehicle that had been reported stolen, police said.

In other recent Whitehall police reports:

* Five juveniles from ages 11 to 17 were charged with curfew violations

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Police: Pregnant woman carjacks news vehicle with Atlanta reporter inside

Atlanta police are investigating after a news vehicle was carjacked with a reporter inside of it Tuesday morning. 

A news crew with CBS 46 was covering a story near Atlantic Station when a woman crashed her personal vehicle into a security gate along 17th Street. Investigators said the woman then approached the

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Good News from the Industry as it Rallies Against the Spread of Covid-19 [Update: Muc-Off Launch Anti-Bac Fight Back Program]

Among the constant bad news about the worsening spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, brands and people in the bike industry are trying to make the most of a bad situation. Check out some of the positive news stories to come through our inbox.

Muc-Off launch ‘Anti Bac Fight Back’ project

Muc-Off has added to their recent efforts of assisting with the shortage of plastic bottles for hand sanitiser by launching

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Good News from the Industry as it Rallies Against the Spread of Covid-19 [Update: Santa Cruz Bicycles Produces Face Masks]

Among the constant bad news about the worsening spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, brands and people in the bike industry are trying to make the most of a bad situation. Check out some of the positive news stories to come through our inbox.

Santa Cruz Bicycles’ R&D Team Uses CNC Machinery to Produce Face Shields for Local Medical Staff

Although Santa Cruz, California is in a shelter-in-place like most of

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Good News from the Industry as it Rallies Against the Spread of Covid-19 [Update: Bell + Giro Donate 3000+ Goggles]

Among the constant bad news about the worsening spread of the COVID-19 pandemic, brands and people in the bike industry are trying to make the most of a bad situation. Check out some of the positive news stories to come through our inbox.
Bell + Giro Donate 3000+ Goggles to Healthcare Workers

Bell and Giro, major providers of outdoor sports and recreation products, today announced the donation of 3,194 protective

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