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Airlines getting systems that detect turbulence

Airlines getting systems that detect turbulence

New weather radars help pilots avoid danger, bumpy flights.

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Wal-Mart: Morgan wasn't wearing seatbelt in crash

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Actor-comedian Tracy Morgan and other people in a limousine struck from behind by a Wal-Mart truck on a highway in June are at least partly to blame for their injuries because they weren't wearing seatbelts, the company said in a court filing Monday.

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Answers about lingering delays at Chicago airports

Answers about lingering delays at Chicago airports

NEW YORK — Traffic at Chicago’s two busiest airports was slowly returning to more normal levels Monday, three days after a fire at a regional air traffic control center disrupted much of the nation’s air-travel system. The Federal Aviation Administration has temporarily assigned other contro…

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Answers about lingering delays at Chicago airports

Answers about lingering delays at Chicago airports

A woman and her children at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport on Monday. The FAA said traffic at O’Hare was 80 percent of what it was a week ago Monday. 

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Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systems

Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systems

This Aug. 15, 2014 photo shows the Honeywell InturVue weather radar in the cockpit of a Convair 580 plane during a flight demo over Florida. Advances in radar are helping pilots avoid storms that can injure and upset passengers and even damage planes. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

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Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systems

Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systems

This Aug. 15, 2014 photo shows the Honeywell InturVue weather radar on the front of a Convair 580 plane at Miami International Airport, in Miami. Advances in radar are helping pilots avoid storms that can injure and upset passengers and even damage planes. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz)

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Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systems

Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systems

The Honeywell InturVue’s screen can be seen in the cockpit of a Convair 580. Honeywell and competitor Rockwell Collins are expected to vie for radar contracts on about 65,000 new planes over the next two decades.

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Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systems

Airlines look for an edge in weather-radar systems

Capt. Randy Moore, left, and co-pilot Mark Johnson fly a Convair 580 test plane during a flight demo of the Honeywell InturVue weather radar over Florida in August. Advances in radar are helping pilots steer clear of storms that were once much harder to avoid. Southwest and American are usin…

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Durbin to seek probe of air center sabotage

CHICAGO — U.S. Sen. Dick Durbin said Sunday that he will seek an investigation into how a contract employee was able to sabotage a regional control center and bring Chicago’s two international airports to a halt.

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After sabotage, air travel system slowly recovers

After sabotage, air travel system slowly recovers

CHICAGO — The nation’s air travel system slowly began to recover Saturday after an alleged act of employee sabotage at a large regional air traffic control center brought Chicago’s two international airports to a halt.

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After sabotage, air travel system slowly recovers

After sabotage, air travel system slowly recovers

Kanna Ortiz 4, waits after her flight back home to New Jersey was delayed at O’Hare International Airport on Friday.

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A crash, a brain injury, a tale of hope

My son Dylan was struck by a car in a crosswalk.

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Road Runner: Digital signs monitor motorists' speed

Road Runner: Digital signs monitor motorists' speed

The transportation department weighs in on the accuracy, locations of new signage. 

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Truck fire slows I-10 traffic in Tucson

Truck fire slows I-10 traffic in Tucson

Traffic remained backed up to nearly Miracle Mile late Friday afternoon.

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Overnight closures set for Fourth Avenue underpass

Overnight closures set for Fourth Avenue underpass

The closure will affect southbound vehicles only. 

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Transportation a major issue for community's older population

Transportation a major issue for community's older population

Let’s just jump in with an obvious statement.

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Sunnyside may scrap busing for non-district students

Sunnyside may scrap busing for non-district students

Busing out-of-district students not cost effective.

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21 ESS BIZ P1

21 ESS BIZ P1

Tom Follan, TOM FOLLAN, CQ, owner of Arizona Transport Services, helps Marian Brown, MARIAN BROWN, CQ, out of his van, Friday July 15, 2005 in Tucson, Ariz. Arizona Transport Services provides transport services to the elderly, like Marian who was going to the hair dressers. arian Brown get …

August 14, 2014 11:34 pm
Sun Tran, union continue negotiations

Sun Tran, union continue negotiations

The contract for bus drivers expires at 11:59 p.m. Wednesday.

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World War I anniversary

World War I anniversary

U.S. Army tanks travel to support French troops who worked with the American forces at the capture of the village of Juvigny in France during World War I. It is the first time the Americans show this type of tank in action. (AP Photo)

August 01, 2014 11:05 am

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