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Quebec climate protesters disrupt traffic, swarming intersections

Organizer Anne Rufiange tells The Canadian Press that she and others have been "treated like a bunch of extremists," but that "the science tells us the situation is extreme.''...

Quebec climate protesters disrupt traffic, swarming intersections

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Climate change activists 'shut down D.C.' and disrupt morning commutes at busy intersections Shut Down D.C. aims to "disrupt the systems that created and perpetuate the climate crisis" and block intersections in the city to disrupt traffic.        ...
16:51, 2019-09-23

'International Rebellion' climate protests disrupt traffic worldwide Environmental activists as part of the global Extinction Rebellion organized a series of demonstrations that disrupted traffic Monday and led to a number of arrests....
14:34, 2019-10-07

Quebec climate activists seek donations to help cover arrested protesters’ legal costs Extinction Rebellion Quebec says it is devoted to putting pressure on both the provincial and federal governments to adopt rigorous environmental policies....
05:17, 2019-10-12

Environmental activists make noise, disrupt D.C. traffic before UN summit A group of climate activist blocked roads and walkways in Washington D.C. leading up to Monday's UN summit.        ...
16:51, 2019-09-23

Protesters Disrupt Amazon Event Over Its Ties With ICE Demonstrators disrupted an Amazon event in New York, voicing opposition to the company’s ties to entities that enforce the Trump administration’s crackdown on illegal immigration....
01:34, 2019-07-12

Protesters aim to disrupt Hong Kong airport in latest show of opposition Anti-government protesters in Hong Kong held a mass demonstration at the city's main airport Friday, at the start of three consecutive days of planned opposition....
17:51, 2019-08-09

Protesters disrupt transport at Hong Kong airport after violent night Transport to and from Hong Kong International Airport was disrupted for hours Sunday as protesters barricaded roads, leaving traffic gridlocked and stranding hundreds of tourists at the terminal....
19:51, 2019-09-01

Oil protesters disrupt Texas energy port ahead of U.S. presidential debate The U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday closed part of the Houston Ship Channel to vessel traffic near Baytown, Texas, after 22 Greenpeace USA protesters suspended themselves by cables over the key oil export waterway....
21:17, 2019-09-12

Climate activists disrupt London concrete plant Climate activists from Extinction Rebellion on Tuesday disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier of ready-mixed concrete which supplies a major road tunnel project under the River Thames....
09:34, 2019-07-16

Climate activists disrupt five British cities with 'summer uprising' Civil disobedience group Extinction Rebellion staged protests in five British cities on Monday, aiming to renew pressure on the government to take bolder action to tackle climate change and slow the worldwide loss of plant and animal species....
23:34, 2019-07-15

Climate activists' drone fails to disrupt Heathrow flights Climate change activists failed to disrupt flights out of Heathrow when technical difficulties foiled their plan to fly drones close to the airport and prevent planes from using the runways....
13:17, 2019-09-13

Climate activists disrupt London's biggest concrete supplier Climate activists from Extinction Rebellion on Tuesday disrupted London Concrete, the British capital's biggest supplier of ready-mixed concrete which supplies a major road tunnel project under the River Thames....
15:00, 2019-07-16

Climate activists disrupt British cities with 'summer uprising' Environmental activists sought to sow chaos in five British cities on Monday in a bid to force the government to act to help avert what they cast as a climate cataclysm....
17:00, 2019-07-15

Climate activists plan Washington DC protest to 'disrupt workings of power' Local groups join together for an event that seeks to shut down traffic on 23 September, during the UN Climate Action SummitClimate activists will escalate their protests next month in Washington DC, seeking to shut down traffic with blockades at key intersections to bring attention to the intensify...
12:34, 2019-08-28

Climate-change activists plan to disrupt Heathrow with drones on Friday Climate-change activists plan to disrupt Heathrow airport with drones on Friday morning, despite the arrest of five of their members in a pre-emptive strike by London police....
02:17, 2019-09-13

Heathrow drone protest: Climate activists plan to disrupt airport with drones despite five members being arrested Climate activists plan to disrupt Heathrow by flying drones today despite the arrest of five of the group's members in a pre-emptive strike by police....
12:51, 2019-09-13

Global climate strike: Thousands join Australian rallies as protesters around world demand action on climate change Incredible images show tens of thousands of protesters gathering in Australia as what could be the largest climate protest in history gets under way around the world....
09:17, 2019-09-20

Hong Kong protesters block traffic, taunt police Hong Kong protesters blocked a key road next to the Hong Kong headquarters of China's People's Liberation Army on Saturday, just yards from a peaceful pro-democracy rally....
14:51, 2019-09-28

Extinction Rebellion protesters stop rush-hour traffic in London Lewisham campaigners block three roads into city centre to highlight ‘air pollution crisis’Environmental protesters stopped traffic on three main roads into central London from the south-east in protest over the “air pollution crisis” in the area.The protesters, organised by a local chapter of the E...
17:00, 2019-06-14

Twice in a week climate protest blocks DC traffic For the second time in a week, climate protesters blocked streets in Downtown Washington sporadically blocking intersections and halting traffic. (Sept. 27)        ...
00:51, 2019-09-28

Climate activists plan to block traffic in U.S. capital Activists seeking to pressure U.S. politicians to fight climate change aim to blockade major traffic hubs in the U.S. capital on Monday, drawing attention to a U.N. Climate Summit that will be attended by leaders from about 60 countries....
13:51, 2019-09-23

Anti-ICE protesters block rush-hour traffic in Boston area; 12 arrested for trespassing at Amazon Police in Massachusetts reportedly arrested 12 pro-immigration protesters Thursday after hundreds of demonstrators marched through the Boston area, blocking rush hour traffic....
17:34, 2019-09-06

Hundreds of climate change activists block Amsterdam traffic Hundreds of climate change activists chanting "rebellion!" blocked traffic in downtown Amsterdam on Monday morning, defying a ban by police who began detaining them one-by-one to clear the road....
11:34, 2019-10-07

Climate activists block roads, stop traffic around the world BERLIN — Activists with the Extinction Rebellion movement blocked roads and staged demonstrations in big cities around the globe Monday, part of a wide-ranging series of protests demanding much more urgent action against climate change. Demonstrators stopped traffic in European cities including Berl...
23:34, 2019-10-07

Climate activists block traffic in U.S. capital, chain themselves to sailboat Activists seeking to pressure U.S. politicians to fight climate change blocked major traffic hubs in the U.S. capital on Monday - chaining themselves to a sailboat in one location - as they sought to draw attention to a U.N. Climate Summit that will be attended by leaders from about 60 countries....
17:17, 2019-09-23

Extinction Rebellion Lewisham protesters plan to swarm key London roads and block traffic during rush hour Extinction Rebellion is planning to cause rush-hour chaos on Friday by blocking major roads in south-east London to protest against dangerous levels of air pollution....
20:51, 2019-06-13

Dozens arrested as climate change activists snarl traffic in Midtown Climate change activists blocked streets and snarled traffic in the heart of Times Square on Thursday, resulting in the arrest of more than 60 people, police sources said. Dozens of demonstrators with the group Extinction Rebellion massed in the morning at the Crossroads of the World, where they plo...
03:51, 2019-10-11

Climate change protests snarl DC traffic as bizarre scenes unfold in capital Climate activists demonstrating to coincide with the 2019 U.N. Climate Action Summit blocked intersections and snarled morning-commute traffic across Washington, D.C., Monday as they called on officials to take action on global warming. ...
21:51, 2019-09-23

Activists block intersections in nation's capital Hundreds of activists blocked major intersections across the nation's capital, demanding immediate government action on climate change. (Sept. 23)        ...
06:00, 2019-09-24

Climate Activists Stop Traffic in New York’s Times Square as Worldwide Rallies Stretch Into Fourth Day (LONDON) — Protesters in New York City brought traffic to a standstill in the city’s busiest hub and an activist in London climbed atop a plane as climate change demonstrators entered the fourth day of rallies around the world. Protesters transported a green boat on a trailer into Times ...
23:51, 2019-10-10

Risky intersections: 10 crossroads where the highest numbers of cars run red lights Growing awareness of the dangers of red-light running is casting a spotlight on these intersections in America.       ...
14:51, 2019-09-11

Climate protesters tell carmakers 'the party is over' Thousands of protesters marched in front of Frankfurt's IAA car show on Saturday to demand a swift end to combustion engines and a shift to environmentally friendly vehicles as Chancellor Angela Merkel's government prepares to unveil climate protection measures....
23:17, 2019-09-14

130 Climate Protesters Arrested In Amsterdam Dutch police on Saturday arrested 130 climate change protesters who blocked a main bridge in central Amsterdam as Extinction Rebellion activists disrupted traffic in front of the French parliament in......
18:34, 2019-10-12

May urges climate protesters to get out and vote Green In Longueuil, Que., on Tuesday, Green Leader Elizabeth May says she backs the movement known as Extinction Rebellion, whose members shut down Montreal's Jacques Cartier Bridge....
00:34, 2019-10-09

Protesters: Climate change worse than ISIS As people across the country continue a weekend of climate change protests today, many believe the threat is far greater than the global ISIS terror war and fear the globe will be put on a death path in a dozen years....
19:17, 2019-09-23

Climate protesters try to block UK's Johnson as he goes to palace Demonstrators from Greenpeace tried to block the wide ceremonial avenue leading to Buckingham Palace on Wednesday as Britain's incoming Prime Minister Boris Johnson was driving up it in a convoy to meet Queen Elizabeth to begin his term as leader....
18:34, 2019-07-24

Climate Protesters and World Leaders: Same Planet, Different Worlds Friday’s global climate protests put the gap between activists and many of the world leaders preparing to meet in New York City next week into stark focus....
19:34, 2019-09-21

Climate change protesters arrested outside New York Times NEW YORK (AP) — Climate change protesters have been arrested after they blocked traffic outside the New York Times building. The protesters from the group Extinction Rebellion hung banners on the skyscraper in midtown Manhattan on Saturday and on the outside of the Port Authority Bus Terminal across...
23:34, 2019-06-22

In New York, global climate protesters plead for action Ahead of Monday's United Nations Climate Action Summit, young activists took to the streets and gathered at their own climate conference in New York City. Their message to world leaders: this is a climate emergency....
04:34, 2019-09-23

London police arrest 276 climate change protesters London's Metropolitan Police said on Monday it had so far arrested 276 people taking part in demonstrations organized by the climate change protest group Extinction Rebellion....
00:34, 2019-10-08

Climate protesters rally as Europe votes on parliament BERLIN — Protesters — many of them too young to vote — took to the streets Friday across the European Union to demand tougher action against global warming as the 28-nation bloc elects a new parliament. From Portugal to Finland, from Italy to Britain, students followed the call of Swedis...
01:34, 2019-05-25

Extinction Rebellion protesters call on BBC to 'tell climate truth' Activists block entrance to headquarters of BBC, accusing it of staying silent on crisisExtinction Rebellion activists have called on the BBC to “tell the full truth” about the climate crisis as they protested outside its headquarters in central London.Camped outside the main entrance of New Broadca...
10:51, 2019-10-11

Climate-change protesters block BBC headquarters in London Climate-change protesters from the Extinction Rebellion Group have blocked the entrance to the BBC headquarters in London calling on the broadcaster to "tell the full truth" in its coverage of the environment....
10:17, 2019-10-11

Climate protesters block cruise ship in Kiel Police called in the special forces to deal with climate protesters in the northern German port of Kiel. About 50 people blocked the departure of the vessel, saying that "cruises kill climate."...
08:51, 2019-06-10

Climate protesters interrupt speech by UK finance minister Climate change protesters briefly interrupted a high-profile speech by British Finance Minister Philip Hammond to leaders of the country's financial services industry on Thursday....
23:34, 2019-06-20

'Sorry, this is an emergency': Climate protesters block streets around the world Thousands of climate-change protesters took to the streets in cities around the world on Monday, launching two weeks of peaceful civil disobedience to demand immediate action to cut carbon emissions and avert an ecological disaster....
21:00, 2019-10-07

London police arrest 135 climate change protesters London's Metropolitan Police have arrested 135 people taking part in protests organized by the climate change protest group Extinction Rebellion, the police said on Monday....
15:34, 2019-10-07

Climate Change Protesters Block BBC Headquarters In London Extinction Rebellion protesters blocked the BBC's headquarters on Friday, calling on Britain's public service broadcaster to treat climate change with the same gravity as World War Two and tell the......
18:51, 2019-10-11

'Sorry, this is an emergency': Climate protesters block streets around world Thousands of climate activists took to the streets of cities around the world on Monday, launching two weeks of peaceful civil disobedience to demand immediate action to cut carbon emissions and avert an ecological disaster....
17:00, 2019-10-07

Queensland police to get new powers to search climate change protesters Crackdown includes new laws that make it illegal to possess a device used for locking on, and comes as Extinction Rebellion ramps up activitiesQueensland police will be given new powers to search suspected climate change protesters, as the state government attempts to crack down on an escalating cam...
05:00, 2019-08-20

Climate change protesters arrested after super-gluing themselves to US Capitol Seventeen climate change protesters were reportedly arrested Tuesday night in a demonstration where members of their activist group superglued themselves to an underground entrance of the US Capitol. At least 16 environmentalists from Extinction Rebellion staged the sticky demonstration, where they ...
09:34, 2019-07-24

Houston climate protesters charged with violating 'infrastructure law': sheriff Climate protesters, who dangled beneath a bridge on Thursday shutting the channel to the nation's busiest petrochemical port at Houston, were charged on Friday with violating a new Texas law that protects 'critical infrastructure', the Harris County Sheriff's Office said....
20:51, 2019-09-13

Swiss police detain dozens of climate protesters outside bank Activists were carried away after blocking off the entrance to Credit Suisse, one of the biggest banks in Switzerland. The arrests come as student launched a five-day climate change protest in the German city of Cologne....
15:17, 2019-07-08

Police arrest 70 climate change protesters outside New York Times Police arrested 70 environmental protesters outside the New York Times headquarters who laid down in the street and climbed onto the building to demand the newspaper start referring to climate change as a climate emergency, police and media reports said....
03:17, 2019-06-23

'How dare you?' Thunberg's U.N. speech inspires Dutch climate protesters Thousands of Dutch children skipped school to join a global climate strike on Friday, blocking traffic and asking their leaders "how dare you?" in a reference to Swedish teenage activist Greta Thunberg's speech at the United Nations....
22:00, 2019-09-27

Climate-change protesters hold London 'funeral' march Thousands of Extinction Rebellion protesters marched through London's best-known shopping street on Saturday in what they called a funeral march to express their grief and rage over climate change....
15:51, 2019-10-13

Young protesters at DNC headquarters demand debate on climate crisis DNC has declined to hold a climate-specific debate even as Democratic voters rank rising temperatures as a top priorityDozens of young climate protesters crowded outside the Democratic National Committee headquarters in Washington DC on Tuesday, demanding a debate focused on the crisis as presidenti...
19:17, 2019-06-27

| WATCH | Climate protesters block Johnson's visit to the queen Demonstrators briefly tried to block the wide ceremonial road leading to Buckingham Palace on Wednesday as Boris Johnson was driving up it in a convoy to meet Queen Elizabeth II to begin his term as prime minister....
02:51, 2019-07-25

Politician Says Cattle Prods Should Be Used on Climate Protesters, Gets Suspended From Twitter Australian politician Pauline Hanson has been suspended from Twitter after posting a video earlier this week saying that cattle prods should be used on climate protesters. The suspension, first reported by SBS, will be lifted if she deletes the offending tweet, but Senator Hanson says it’s an exampl...
13:17, 2019-08-22

Climate protesters crash red carpet at Venice film Biennale Hundreds rushed the red carpet on the Venice International Film Festival's final day to demand climate action and a ban on cruise ships in the Italian city. Banners read: "Our home is on fire" and "No to cruise ships."...
21:00, 2019-09-07

French police criticised for using pepper spray on climate protesters Video showing police removing seated demonstrators in Paris causes outrage on social mediaFrance’s interior minister has asked the Paris police chief to explain a controversial riot police operation to remove climate activists from a bridge, after a video of officers using pepper spray and dragging ...
12:51, 2019-07-01

London City Airport braces for possible shutdown by climate protesters London City Airport was braced for disruption on Thursday after climate-change protesters Extinction Rebellion vowed to occupy its terminal and shut down operations for three days as part of its action in the British capital....
02:17, 2019-10-10

Climate change protesters take over red carpet at Venice Film Festival The demonstrators got the support of rocker Mick Jagger and veteran actor Donald Sutherland, who will walk that red carpet later to present their thriller The Burnt Orange Heresy....
22:00, 2019-09-07

Climate Protesters Arrested At Texas Port During US Presidential Debate Police have arrested the Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for 18 hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water....
12:51, 2019-09-13

Climate protesters arrested at Texas port during U.S. presidential debate Police have arrested the Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for 18 hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water....
10:34, 2019-09-13

Hundreds of climate protesters stage blockade in German coal mine Hundreds of climate change protesters broke into a huge open cast mine in western Germany Saturday to protest against the country's ongoing dependence on fossil fuels....
21:17, 2019-06-23

Protesters target Amazon in France calling for action on climate change Several hundred environmental activists protested outside Amazon's headquarters in Paris and at two of its regional distribution centres in France on Tuesday as part of stepped-up climate change demonstrations....
15:51, 2019-07-02

Energy transition in focus as oil executives and climate protesters gather in London CNBC's Steve Sedgwick reports from London, where climate change protests are taking place as the oil industry meets for the Oil & Money conference in the U.K. capital....
17:00, 2019-10-09

Climate protesters arrested at Texas port ahead of U.S. presidential debate Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water....
06:17, 2019-09-13

London climate change protesters daub Brazilian embassy blood red Climate-change protesters threw red paint at the Brazilian embassy in London on Tuesday to demonstrate against damage to the Amazon rainforest and what they described as violence against indigenous tribes living there....
14:51, 2019-08-13

Boris Johnson’s dad joins climate protesters his son labelled ‘uncooperative crusties’ The father of British Prime Minister Boris Johnson has joined climate protesters in London after his son urged the demonstrators to pack up their “hemp-smelling” tents and leave....
11:17, 2019-10-10

UPDATE 9-Climate protesters arrested at Texas port during U.S. presidential debate Police have arrested the Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for 18 hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water....
08:17, 2019-09-13

German climate protesters block train carrying Volkswagen cars Dozens of climate protesters tied themselves to a train track in front of a freight train to protest the German government's 'failed climate policy.'...
08:34, 2019-08-15

Protesters March in New Zealand in Second Wave of Global Climate Change Protests (WELLINGTON, New Zealand) — Tens of thousands of people marched to New Zealand’s Parliament on Friday, launching a second wave of worldwide protests demanding swift action on climate change. The protests were inspired by Swedish teenager Greta Thunberg, who spoke to world leaders this we...
15:34, 2019-09-27

Taking Macron down: climate protesters strip French town halls of portraits More than 100 portraits of president removed in symbolic civil disobedience movementIt was a quiet Monday afternoon in the picturesque town hall of Lingolsheim, outside Strasbourg. The school summer holidays had started and it was exceptionally hot. But at 4pm something extraordinary happened.Eleven...
08:34, 2019-08-02

With glue and fake blood, climate protesters target London Fashion Week Climate activists glued themselves to a door and poured out a "bleeding" red carpet at the opening of London Fashion Week on Friday, seeking to draw attention to the apparel industry’s impact on the environment....
07:51, 2019-09-14

UPDATE 8-Climate protesters arrested at Texas port ahead of U.S. presidential debate Police on Thursday arrested Greenpeace climate protesters who closed part of a key oil export waterway for hours by tying themselves to a bridge and dangling over the water....
02:17, 2019-09-13

'I want a future.' Global Climate Strike draws out hundreds of thousands of protesters in New York, DC At least 100,000 people joined the Global Climate Strike in New York City as high school students around the world skipped class to protest        ...
21:17, 2019-09-20

Climate strikes: hoax photo accusing Australian protesters of leaving rubbish behind goes viral The image was not taken after a climate strike and was not even taken in AustraliaA hoax photo that claims to show rubbish left behind by Australian climate strike protesters is circulating on Facebook, despite being revealed as fake months ago.Though it lacks any verification, and was debunked in A...
10:00, 2019-09-21

'Our house is on fire.' Global Climate Strike draws out hundreds of thousands of protesters in New York, DC At least 100,000 people joined the Global Climate Strike in New York City as high school students around the world skipped class to protest        ...
01:34, 2019-09-21

Police clash with demonstrators in Paris as yellow vest protesters join climate change march Violent clashes broke out between riot police and protesters in Paris on Saturday, after "gilets jaunes," or yellow vest protesters, as well as anti-capitalist activists joined a climate change demonstration....
03:00, 2019-09-22

SEE IT: RV crashes onto Quebec ferry pulling away from dock A Canadian man who died after his RV careened down a hill and crashed onto the back of a ferry Monday is being hailed as a hero for doing everything he could in his last moments to prevent a worse outcome. ...
21:00, 2019-06-27

Quebec MP says Scheer won’t let MPs introduce abortion bills — but that’s not what he said Quebec MP Alain Rayes said Andrew Scheer would not allow members to introduce anti-abortion bills, but this doesn't quite reflect the Conservative leader's position....
23:34, 2019-08-28

Attacks disrupt 5% of the world's oil production. Here's what you need to know Attacks on major oil plants in Saudi Arabia have shaken up global oil markets and dramatically escalated a confrontation between the kingdom and its regional arch-rival Iran....
10:51, 2019-09-17

Even dim candlelight before bed is bright enough to disrupt sleep Our body clocks vary markedly in their response to light before bedtime, with some likely to have their slumber disturbed even by very dim illumination...
23:17, 2019-05-27

Quebec bans religious symbols for state workers in new law Premier Francois Legault's government used its majority to push through Bill 21 by a vote of 73 to 35 after applying the mechanism of closure to end debate on the bill prematurely....
07:00, 2019-06-17

Trudeau denies Quebec MP forced out for not lauding him as feminist Eva Nassif told the Globe and Mail she wasn't nominated to run in the Vimy riding because she didn't publicly support Trudeau as a feminist after the SNC-Lavalin scandal....
23:51, 2019-09-25

Crews from Saskatchewan, Quebec help in Manitoba wildfire fight Despite the possibilities of fires from lightning strikes as a series of storms roll through Manitoba, officials say the moisture is most welcome to battle the province's two dozen fires....
03:00, 2019-07-09

Ridings to watch: Parties vie for ‘vulnerable’ NDP seats in Quebec "I think that the most important factor is the decline of the NDP and a real possibility that they might lose all or the vast majority of their seats in Quebec," one expert said....
18:34, 2019-10-06

Quebec to receive $250M from Ottawa for asylum seekers The Canadian government has announced it will provide $250 million to Quebec to help with costs related to help resettle and provide support to refugees and asylum seekers....
11:34, 2019-08-30

Quebec religious symbols bill to be challenged in court A national Muslim organization is joining civil liberties advocates to launch a court challenge of Quebec's secularism law less than 24 hours after the legislation was adopted....
20:51, 2019-06-17

‘Well, show it:’ Trudeau challenged by Quebec voters over position on Bill 21 A few people told Trudeau they disagreed with his position on the bill, one even saying in French that he didn't feel Trudeau was standing up for Quebecers. The bill bans public servants in positions of authority from wearing religious gear....
04:17, 2019-09-15

Trudeau on Quebec’s Bill 21: it’s not government’s job to legislate what people wear Justin Trudeau on Bill 21: "We do not feel it is a government's responsibility or in a government's interest to legislate on what people should be wearing."...
00:34, 2019-06-21

Skydiver survives 5,000-foot fall in Quebec after parachute malfunctions An experienced skydiver in Quebec reportedly survived a fall of more than 5,000 feet last Saturday when her main parachute and reserve both malfunctioned....
22:00, 2019-08-16

| WATCH: Trudeau pushes back against Quebec's religious-symbol law Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has commented for the first time on Quebec's new law prohibiting public servants from wearing religious symbols. WATCH NOW....
00:51, 2019-06-22

Quebec has no plans to offer struggling SNC Lavalin a bailout, says minister Quebec Economy Minister Pierre Fitzgibbon says the Montreal-based company faces "obvious operational problems" but is not under financial stress that requires a bailout....
23:00, 2019-07-24

Quebec Bans Religious Symbols in Some Public Sector Jobs A bill banning some public employees in Quebec from wearing religious symbols like head scarves, skullcaps, turbans and crosses has passed despite concerns about civil liberties....
10:51, 2019-06-17

Young Canadian golfers from Quebec, B.C. looking to learn at U.S. Women’s Open “I think, overall, it's going to be a really cool experience playing alongside everyone and seeing how my game stacks up to everyone else," B.C. golfer Megan Osland said....
09:17, 2019-05-31

At least 3 teachers remove religious symbols at work under Quebec’s secularism law Bill 21 prohibits public-sector employees in positions of authority — including teachers, police officers and judges — from wearing religious symbols while at work....
01:51, 2019-09-18

Quebec provincial leader aims to boost use of hydroelectric power François Legault, premier of Canada's hydroelectricity-reliant Quebec province, on Sunday said he would present a sweeping plan to electrify public transport, and heating and air conditioning by the end of 2019 or the start of 2020....
01:17, 2019-05-27

HTC’s new CEO Yves Maitre is coming to Disrupt San Francisco Earlier this month, HTC cofounder Cher Wang stepped down from her role as CEO. In her place, former Orange EVP Yves Maitre has taken up the reins for the Taipei-based smartphone maker. One of Maitre’s first acts as the head of HTC will be to join us at Disrupt in October. The interview — and his ne...
18:00, 2019-09-27

Neighbor is out to disrupt self-storage: It's like Airbnb for your stuff Got extra stuff? Got extra space? A new company is ready to make a match. Neighbor is a barely 2-year-old company that connects homeowners online with people who need storage space....
22:17, 2019-08-20

To Really 'Disrupt,' Tech Needs to Listen to Actual Researchers Opinion: Silicon Valley culture often reveals the optimism of organized ignorance. Rather than lauding "new" experts, we need to respect, sustain, and strengthen the ones we already have....
16:17, 2019-06-28

Will millions of EVs disrupt Germany's power grid? Over the coming decade, Germany's electricity grid will need upgrades to enable it to recharge tens of millions of electric cars. Rather than being worried, experts seem to be looking forward to the technical challenge....
17:51, 2019-09-03

What it means to actually ‘disrupt’ an industry (and 3 signs your startup is doing it) Though there are many issues startup founders need to address if they wish to achieve rapid growth, few concepts are gaining as much attention as “disruption.” After all, many of the most successful companies in the world have gained their status by disrupting their associated industries...
21:17, 2019-05-29

Quebec’s Bill 21 on religious symbols leads to fears of surveillance, monitoring Bill 21, a controversial legislation that makes it illegal for public sector employees to work while wearing religious symbols, was passed Sunday night....
20:00, 2019-06-19

UPDATE 1-Quebec will not invest in Bombardier's regional jet program -economy minister Quebec's economy minister said on Monday his government has ruled out investing in Bombardier Inc's weak-selling regional jet program, which could be sold to Japan's Mitsubishi Heavy Industries Ltd....
05:51, 2019-06-11

Quebec National Assembly’s edible garden promotes urban agriculture There are over 200 different plants in the Quebec National Assembly garden, where members of the public are allowed to pick -- and eat -- much of it....
23:34, 2019-09-20

Quebec should have power over Ottawa in refugee settlement: Bloc Quebecois leader Bloc Leader Yves-Francois Blanchet discussed cases where asylum seekers had been in Quebec for years, were well-integrated and were selected for permanent resident status by the province -- only to be deported after Ottawa rejected their refugee application....
08:17, 2019-09-24

Quebec provincial police interrogate 17 people about Desjardins data leak Desjardins, a Quebec-based co-operative, said a single employee was responsible for the breach detected in December 2018 and that he has since been fired....
22:00, 2019-09-19

Trudeau affirms Quebec’s right to ‘test’ new immigrants but won’t comment on the ‘values’ part Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau said it is Quebec's right to decide if it will implement a test for new immigrants. He said there will be no such test for Canadian citizenship....
02:17, 2019-10-12

Jagmeet Singh wanted to ‘show an openness’ to Quebec with ad displaying him without a turban The NDP ad, which was voiced completely in French, aimed to gather supporters in the francophone province. Singh has long been a critic of Quebec's secularism law, Bill 21, which prevents the wearing of religious wear, including that of turbans, in positions of authority....
06:51, 2019-09-16

Suicide of Quebec provincial police officer a reminder of job’s mental toll In addition to finding the childrens' bodies, it was Sûreté du Québec officer Patrick Bigras who arrested Guy Turcotte at the scene, after finding him hiding under a bed....
02:34, 2019-07-24

Canadian groups appeal decision not to stay Quebec ban on religious symbols Two Canadian civil liberties groups said on Tuesday they filed an appeal in a Montreal court to a Quebec judge's decision not to stay a provincial ban on the wearing of religious symbols by public employees....
02:34, 2019-07-24

Quebec education minister provokes controversy with Malala Yousafzai photograph Quebec's education minister has sparked controversy after posing for a picture with Malala Yousafzai, then saying the education advocate would not be allowed to become a teacher in the Canadian province unless she removed her headscarf....
00:51, 2019-07-10

Manitoba hopes to woo Quebec civil servants worried about religious symbols ban "We think that there may be people in Quebec right now who want to come to a province where we don't have clothing police, where their freedoms will be respected and their rights will be respected," said the Manitoba premier....
02:51, 2019-07-19

Separatists in Canada's Quebec 'potential spoiler' for Trudeau in October poll Separatists in the Canadian province of Quebec are making a comeback after years in the doldrums and could regain enough strength to endanger Liberal Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's bid to retain power in a federal election this October....
22:17, 2019-07-18

Quebec bans some public servants from wearing religious clothing, symbols The government of the Canadian province of Quebec passed legislation banning certain public employees, including teachers and judges, from wearing any religious symbolism....
05:17, 2019-06-18

Scheer and Trudeau agree: Feds should not intervene in Quebec’s religious symbols ban Quebec's Bill 21 was a hot topic on Day 1 of the federal election campaign, with Scheer and Trudeau agreeing the federal government should not intervene....
10:00, 2019-09-12

Elon Musk's Satellites Threaten to Disrupt the Night Sky for All of Us When the satellites first appeared, many SpaceX fans were thrilled at the sight: Each bright dot of light marched along like illuminated insects in the sky....
18:00, 2019-06-05

Heavy winds fan Australian bushfires, disrupt flights Strong winds fanned bushfires in two Australian states on Monday, with flames out of control in some areas ravaging thousands of hectares of land, fire services officials said....
18:34, 2019-09-09

EV Deadlines May Disrupt Industry: Auto Component Manufacturers ACMA, the apex body of auto component manufacturers, has now cautioned the government that the deadlines to bring in electrification in the Indian auto industry could be highly disruptive to the......
20:00, 2019-06-12

Trevor Noah’s advice to tech leaders: ‘They are now the man that they were trying to disrupt’ Trevor Noah has some advice from tech leaders. He also talked education, gaming, VR, and his foundation that helps children in South Africa.Read More...
11:34, 2019-08-30

Opinion: Will Amazon's electric vans disrupt the car industry? The internet retailing giant's big order with Rivian could be hugely significant for the development of electric vehicles Internet retailing giant Amazon has had a profound – and lasting – impact on society. It has changed shopping habits and upset entire industries, in turn having a direct impact ...
14:00, 2019-09-20

| Blasts as insurgents try to disrupt Afghan presidential election Insurgents worked to disrupt Afghanistan's presidential election, with a series of blasts reported across the country as voters headed to the polls and troops flooded the streets of the capital....
16:17, 2019-09-28

Pierrefonds-Roxboro denounces ‘lack of support’ by Quebec government over floodplain maps Officials with Montreal's Pierrefonds-Roxboro borough say they are denouncing "the lack of communication and support" by the provincial government over the floodplain maps....
21:00, 2019-07-22

ANALYSIS: Jagmeet Singh’s crucial Quebec launch lacks exposure to voters NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh is in the fight of his party's life in Quebec, yet he only attended four events as he launched a province-specific platform....
16:17, 2019-09-17

SNC-Lavalin will stand trial on criminal corruption charges, Quebec judge rules SNC-Lavalin will stand trial on criminal corruption charges linked to its alleged business activities in Libya under former dictator Muammar Qaddafi....
17:51, 2019-05-29

Singh, May campaign in Montreal as Scheer heads to notorious Quebec border crossing The Conservatives aren't saying whether they're talking about immigration and the border on the federal campaign trail today, but leader Andrew Scheer is gathering reporters for a field trip starting just a couple of kilometres from the spot in Quebec where thousands of irregular migrants have cross...
14:34, 2019-10-09

Quebec children at risk of lead exposure from water in schools and daycares: report Children in Quebec are at risk of lead exposure from drinking water in their daycares and elementary schools due to inadequate oversight, says a provincial public health research institute....
12:34, 2019-07-11

Trudeau pledges $1.2 billion for new tramway, expanded transit network in Quebec City In addition to the federal contribution, the Quebec government will invest $1.8 billion and the municipal government will contribute $300 million to the project....
22:34, 2019-08-19

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney seeks alliance with Quebec’s Francois Legault Alberta Premier Jason Kenney says he and Quebec Premier Francois Legault are natural allies in the fight to defend provincial autonomy in the face of federal interventions....
23:51, 2019-06-12

Canada’s political leaders agree Quebec’s religious symbols ban is discriminatory. They’ve also agreed not to do anything about it. The Bill 21 prohibition on public employees wearing hijabs, turbans and yarmulkes has drawn international condemnation, but it has broad support in the battleground province....
11:00, 2019-10-04

Protesters in NYC rip ICE, Trump's immigration policies; counter-protesters say Dems to blame for border crisis Hundreds of protesters gathered in New York City’s Grand Central Terminal on Thursday night to protest the Trump administration’s immigration policy....
16:00, 2019-08-30

Technical Issues Disrupt Rescue Ops Of Boy Stuck In Borewell Since 3 Days Rescuers were facing some technical issues on Sunday as they as are "quite close" to reaching where a two-year-old boy has been stuck in a 150-foot-deep borewell in Punjab's Sangrur district for past......
04:00, 2019-06-10

Hong Kong students, workers disrupt commute with strike The nearly three months of youth-dominated protests — calling for democracy and an independent inquiry into police conduct — will be tested as classes resume after the summer break in the semiautonomous Chinese territory....
14:17, 2019-09-02

Attack on Saudi oil facilities threatens to disrupt kingdom’s oil production Yemen's Houthi rebels said they sent 10 drones to target two districts — home to one of Saudi Arabia's largest oil fields and its biggest oil processing facility....
21:34, 2019-09-14

Flash-Mob Protests Disrupt Business and Transit Across Hong Kong The seemingly spontaneous rallies were spread across much of the city and reflected continuing anger over a ban on wearing face masks at public gatherings....
13:17, 2019-10-13

Antifa tries to disrupt ‘Demand Free Speech’ event in DC, reports say Members of Antifa clashed with police Saturday after attempting to disrupt a “Demand Free Speech” rally on Saturday in Washington, D.C., according to reports....
10:34, 2019-07-07

Facebook should stop trying to disrupt payments with Libra and focus on repair Facebook has had quite a run operating in the completely unregulated, wild world of social media, finally ending with a mea culpa that it needs government regulation in order to manage the massive social and democratic disorder it has created. With its new Libra cryptocurrency, Facebook wants to dis...
03:17, 2019-08-19

UN launches innovative programme to detect and disrupt terrorist travel A new programme aimed at improving the tracking of suspected terrorists, using state-of-the-art software, was launched by the UN Office of Counter-Terrorism (UNOCT) on Tuesday....
14:32, 2019-05-21

Trump's Mexican tariffs threaten to disrupt auto sector Shares of global automakers and suppliers tumbled on Friday after U.S. President Donald Trump threatened to impose tariffs on imports from Mexico, potentially upending a global manufacturing business model established decades ago....
23:51, 2019-05-31

Will millions of electric vehicles disrupt Germany's power grid? Over the coming decade, Germany's electricity grid will need upgrades to enable it to recharge tens of millions of electric cars. Rather than being worried, experts seem to be looking forward to the technical challenge....
01:17, 2019-09-04

Iran cleric says U.S., Israel behind Iraq unrest to disrupt Shi'ite pilgrimage there A senior Iranian cleric on Friday accused the United States and Israel of stoking unrest in Iraq to disrupt a major annual Shi'ite Muslim pilgrimage planned to be held there later this month, the semi-official news agency Tasnim reported....
12:51, 2019-10-04

K4Connect: Why technology is poised to disrupt senior living industries K4Connect is making technology for the growing number of seniors who are coping with some kind of disability while living in a community setting.Read More...
23:17, 2019-08-18

Singh sets sights on union voters in Quebec in midst of rising Bloc support During a speech to Canadian Union of Public Employees, Singh made no mention of the Bloc Québécois -- a party rising in the polls and competing for Quebec votes, both inside and outside the labour movement....
06:00, 2019-10-10

UPDATE 3-Quebec real estate developer tops Air Canada buyout offer for Transat Real estate developer Group Mach Inc said on Tuesday it offered to acquire Canadian tour operator Transat AT Inc for C$527.6 million ($392.9 million), topping an earlier offer from Air Canada....
22:51, 2019-06-04

Federal party leaders hope to gain Quebec votes in French-language debate Conservative Andrew Scheer, New Democrat Jagmeet Singh, and Yves-François Blanchet of the Bloc Québécois faced off with Liberal Leader Justin Trudeau in debate hosted by French-language TVA network....
12:00, 2019-10-03

Afghanistan braces for deadly attacks as Taliban vow to disrupt presidential election A deadly suicide bombing this week near an election rally in central Afghanistan where President Ashraf Ghani was due to speak came as a sharp reminder of the risks to a ballot set for the end of next week in the shadow of failed peace talks....
12:00, 2019-09-19

Huawei's ban will disrupt rural America's cell coverage, and the new T-Mobile can't save it What's the Chinese international TV station CGTN doing in rural Montana or Kentucky these days? Why, taking interviews from farmers and businesses that are directly affected by the US trade war with China - explicable - and with the general counsel of the Rural Wireless Association (RWA) - a head-sc...
16:34, 2019-05-27

No-deal Brexit will ‘instantly disrupt’ UK’s role as £174bn global data hub University College London report warns of significant legal, economic and social disruptionA no-deal Brexit would seriously disrupt the free flow of commercially valuable data between Europe and the UK, leaving companies across the finance, hospitality, manufacturing and technology sectors facing “i...
07:17, 2019-08-26

Protests disrupt Hong Kong work day as leader vows to remain Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam maintained that she has no plans to resign as protesters filled public parks and squares in several districts in a general strike...
14:17, 2019-08-05

To Disrupt Elections, Taliban Turn to an Old Tactic: Destroying Cell Towers The insurgent group’s strategy of disrupting cellular communication highlights the delicate balance of fighting the government while trying to gain support from the rural populace....
17:00, 2019-10-02

Mother of Quebec teen shot by police presents petition for body cameras at National Assembly A petition for Quebec police officers to wear body cameras was presented to the National Assembly by the mother of a teen shot and killed by SQ officers in 2018....
23:51, 2019-06-13

Hong Kong Protests Disrupt Airport Access, Snarling Trains and Roads Antigovernment protests disrupted Hong Kong’s airport, with authorities canceling trains, which led to hourslong traffic jams on partially blocked roads that forced some travelers to walk miles with their luggage....
19:51, 2019-09-01

South America forest fires could disrupt rainfall in region's farm belt: experts Forest fires that swept across Bolivia and Brazil this year could disrupt rainfall distribution across South America's grains-and-beef producing regions in unpredictable ways for years to come, a scientist and meteorologist said....
02:17, 2019-10-10

Ocean Heat Wave Off U.S. West Coast Could Badly Disrupt Marine Life, Scientists Say (SEATTLE) — Federal scientists said Thursday they are monitoring a new ocean heat wave off the U.S. West Coast, a development that could badly disrupt marine life including salmon, whales and sea lions. The expanse of unusually warm water stretches from Alaska to California, researchers with t...
00:34, 2019-09-06

Google's giant leap into video game streaming is poised to disrupt a $135 billion industry Google's shift into the video game business with its new streaming service, Stadia, is a major move for the tech giant. The video game industry generated sales of about $135B in 2018, a figure that is predicted to hit $300 billion by 2025....
00:17, 2019-08-22

G-7 leaders hope for productive — and quiet — summit amid worries Trump will disrupt the gathering The president comes bearing more complaints than guidance for global powers facing challenges including climate change and a looming global recession....
01:51, 2019-08-25

Dispensed: The curious case of a viral hashtag, SmileDirectClub's IPO plans, and the 29 books to read if you want to disrupt healthcare Hollis Johnson/Business Insider Hello, Just when you think you're headed for a slow August news week... See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: An animated map shows every total solar eclipse around the world until 2040See Also:The 37-year-old in charge of Aetna’s digital strategy br...
00:00, 2019-08-17

No-deal Brexit could disrupt food supplies for months: food federation A disorderly no-deal Brexit would be a disastrous outcome for the food industry that could lead to serious disruption lasting weeks or months, an executive at the Food and Drink Federation said on Wednesday....
14:51, 2019-08-07

Houthi attack on Saudi oil field aims to disrupt global oil supply: Saudi minister A drone attack by Yemen's Iran-aligned Houthi group on a Saudi oil field on Saturday aims at disrupting the global oil supply, said the kingdom's energy minister, Khalid al-Falih....
18:34, 2019-08-17

We must mobilise for the climate emergency like we do in wartime. Where is the climate minister? | Ian Dunlop and David Spratt Unfortunately, much scientific knowledge produced for climate policymaking is conservative and reticentThe second Morrison ministry contains no one with nominal responsibility for “climate” in any sense, despite the fact that it is the greatest threat facing the country. Angus Taylor, who spent much...
08:34, 2019-06-03

'Historic moment' for indigenous people at climate talks, new climate leader says Climate leader Pasang Dolma Sherpa has just been elected to head the Local Communities and Indigenous Peoples Platform in climate talks. She says indigenous people now finally have a voice to tackle the climate crisis....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Climate cartoons: an illustrated guide to a major new climate crisis poll The Guardian’s comic artist Susie Cagle draws some conclusions from a major CBS News poll released today as part of Covering Climate NowRead the full poll results: ‘Americans are waking up’CBS News surveyed a representative sample of more than 2,000 Americans earlier this month and found that… Conti...
18:34, 2019-09-15

Teen climate activist urges leaders to admit climate crisis BERLIN — Teenage climate activist Greta Thunberg called on world leaders Tuesday to acknowledge the seriousness of global warming and that not enough is being done to curb it. Speaking at a conference in the Austrian capital, Vienna, Thunberg suggested it was wrong to portray the worldwide shift nec...
23:17, 2019-05-28

Billie Eilish and Woody Harrelson teamed up to speak out on climate change: 'We are in a climate emergency' Billie Eilish/YouTube Woody Harrelson and Billie Eilish teamed up to speak out against climate change in a new video. The actor and the "Bad Guy" singer, who recently appeared on the season premiere of "Saturday Night Live" together, highlighted the ways the planet is suffering. "We are in a clim...
03:51, 2019-09-30

Amazon signs Climate Pledge to advance Paris Climate Accords goals by 10 years Amazon gave an update on its global sustainability efforts, a day before roughly 1,000 of its workers are expected to walk out to spotlight climate change.Read More...
19:34, 2019-09-19

Fox & Friends Go From Mocking Climate Strike to Covering Effects of Climate Change Without Hint of Irony Sorry to all you people attending the global climate strike today, but you are protesting over absolutely nothing—especially not the massive rains and flooding currently being seen in Houston. Nope, definitely not that....
19:34, 2019-09-20

Climate strike: global climate change protest kicks off in Australia and Pacific – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people led by Greta Thunberg and students from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate change. Follow for all the latest school strike 4 climate newsClimate strike in Australia: everything you need to know about ...
05:51, 2019-09-20

Guardian tells staff to use ‘climate crisis’ instead of ‘climate change’ Britain’s Guardian newspaper is officially changing its language concerning climate change, opting to call it instead “climate emergency, crisis or breakdown.” Editor-in-chief Katharine Viner advised the staff in an email Friday that the phrase “climate change” should be avoided because it “so...
23:34, 2019-05-21

Indian Climate Activist To Participate In First UN Youth Climate Summit A young climate activist from India is among 100 outstanding climate champions selected from around the world for a special ''Green Ticket'' that will help them travel to the UN headquarters next......
13:00, 2019-08-23

Cities key to tackling climate crisis – global climate group The world needs to drastically cut its carbon emissions by 2050 to head off the worst effects of climate change. A new report highlights how cities could make a huge difference with local green initiatives....
07:00, 2019-09-19

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – as it happened Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York are marching for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing its environment languageHow you can get involved | Are you taking part in today’s protests?Please support the Guardian’s independent journalism 1.52a...
10:00, 2019-09-21

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate change protest – live updates On Friday 20 September millions of people from Sydney to Delhi and Melbourne to London and New York will march for urgent action on climate change. Follow for the latest school strike 4 climate newsWhy the Guardian is changing the language it uses about the environmentRead more about the Covering Cl...
08:17, 2019-09-20

Global climate strike: Greta Thunberg and school students lead climate crisis protest – live updates Millions of people from Sydney to Manila, Dhaka to London and New York are marching for urgent action on climate breakdownWhy the Guardian is changing its environment languageHow you can get involved | Are you taking part in today’s protests?Please support the Guardian’s independent journalism 5.45p...
18:51, 2019-09-20

COMMENTARY: Is climate change changing the political climate? Look at the climate change plans of the Greens and the NDP, because they show what could be on the negotiating table in a minority government, Nathalie Des Rosiers says....
16:34, 2019-09-27

Climate action: Can we change the climate from the grassroots up? The past couple of years will likely go down in history as the ones when climate change really hit. Maybe also, however, as the ones in which people started to hit back. DW looks at some civil society victories....
16:00, 2019-06-13

Should We Be Calling Climate Change a 'Climate Crisis'? How we talk about climate change is rapidly shifting as the ramifications of unchecked carbon pollution become ever clearer. The Guardian sped that shift along last week, when it updated its style guide to encourage reporters to refer to climate change as a “climate emergency, crisis or breakdown” a...
14:00, 2019-05-22

Heathrow Airport drone protest: Environmental activists will go ahead with week-long protest to disrupt flights with toy drones, airport says Climate change activists are going ahead with their plan to cause major disruption at Heathrow Airport by flying toy drones in a week-long protest, the airport has said....
11:51, 2019-08-31

Traffic delays on WB I-10 at Congress TUCSON – Crews continue to clean up the westbound lanes on Interstate 10 at Congress Street after an early morning crash. Arizona of Department of Transportation says motorists should expect traffic delays as cleanup continues on the left shoulder. The backup extends to Interstate 19. All lanes are...
16:51, 2019-06-20

What do Highways England Traffic Officers do all day? Features 25 Sep, 2019 We spend a day with the Highways England Traffic Officers to get some first-hand experience of managing the UK’s motorway network...
14:34, 2019-09-25

M5 traffic: live news updates News 23 Aug, 2019 Live traffic updates for the M5 and M5 junctions, plus real-time reports on travel accidents, roadworks, snow and other delays...
18:51, 2019-08-23

Truck overturns, halting traffic out of NYC A trash truck somehow overturned and landed on a New Jersey roadway that leads to the Lincoln Tunnel, halting rush hour traffic out of New York City on the eve of the Fourth of July and injuring at least one person. (July 3)        ...
07:34, 2019-07-04

Traffic restricted on Ajo Way after I-10 rollover collision TUCSON – An overturned vehicle is causing some delays on Ajo Way at the Interstate 10 underpass after it was involved in a collision with a semi-trailer truck on the highway Thursday morning. According to Arizona Department of Public Safety, the collision between the two vehicles occurred on e...
22:00, 2019-08-29

Latest live A1 traffic news Tips & advice 23 Aug, 2019 A1 and A1(M) traffic news and real time updates; get the latest info on A1 traffic delays, roadworks, accidents and snow...
14:17, 2019-08-23

How to Wear Neon Without Looking Like a Traffic Cone As a New York transplant whose closet brims with clothes in a sensible navy (black washes me out), I understand that deviating from neutrals can be a struggle. So when I break out of the norm, I like to go big. Lately? That means I’m busting out some neon....
04:34, 2019-08-15

How to Avoid Vehicle Pollution When You’re Stuck in Traffic Most non-electric motor vehicles emit multiple airborne pollutants, including nitrogen dioxide, hydrocarbons, and ultrafine chemical particles. Breathing in these pollutants can cause or contribute to a wide range of health problems, from heart and lung disease to neurological, reproductive and immu...
02:00, 2019-08-20

19 killed in blast and fire after traffic collision At least 19 people were killed and 30 people were injured in multiple car explosion outside Egypt's National Cancer Institute, the Ministry of Health said, according to state-run Al-Ahram on Monday....
19:17, 2019-08-05

The Everest Climber Whose Traffic Jam Photo Went Viral Nirmal Purja snapped the photograph of an overcrowded Mount Everest summit while on a quest to climb the 14 tallest mountains in the world in record time....
01:17, 2019-09-19

LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Bryan Ave. Shut Down Due To Gas Leak LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Bryan Avenue is shut down between Shawnee Avenue and Locust Avenue due to a gas line break. Lexington police did not have a duration of closure. Utility officials are on scene. Detours have been established. Please avoid the area if possible. Taffic Alert!!!Bryan Ave...
18:17, 2019-06-19

Man spends around $37,000 to fight a $120 traffic ticket, still loses If there’s anything that true crime podcasts have shown us, it’s that legal systems are systematically flawed and often devour citizens of both their free time and money. For some, legal cases are as easy as throwing $1,300 at court fees to dispute an assault case. For others, the price to see justi...
05:00, 2019-09-14

Traffic light alerts can help us cut down sugary drinks Using traffic light-style warning labels and making healthy alternatives more easily available can reduce the consumption of sugary drinks, a major study said today....
15:01, 2019-06-12

Traffic Alert: Construction along River might cause delays TUCSON – Heads up if you are driving on River Road for the next week or so. Construction is taking place on River between 1st and Campbell. It is part of the second set of roadway improvement projects associated with the voter- approved Proposition 101, Tucson Delivers Better streets Program. ...
12:17, 2019-09-05

Traffic: Vehicle fire on I-19 near Green Valley Crews respond to vehicle fire on I-19 near Green Valley on Tuesday, July 2, 2019. Courtesy: Official GV Fire PIO Twitter TUCSON – Crews are responding to a vehicle fire on Interstate 19 near Green Valley Tuesday afternoon. According to Green Valley Fire, the vehicle is on the right shoulder so...
04:51, 2019-07-03

Mount Everest traffic jam: 'Wished there was policing' Mariam Ktiri reached the summit of Mount Everest on May 22, only to get stuck in a traffic jam in the mountain's "death zone" on her descent. The German-Moroccan mountaineer talked to DW about the experience....
19:34, 2019-07-15

Two tots injured in separate NYC traffic accidents A 9-year-old boy on an electric scooter was seriously injured in East Harlem when he was struck by an FDNY ambulance rushing against traffic to a priority job, cops and sources said. The ambulance had its lights and sirens on, and was turning right from East 99th Street onto First Avenue when it str...
15:51, 2019-06-02

After Everest "Traffic Jam", These Climbers Are Trying To Find New Route There were no lines, no trash and no bodies to solemnly mark the route. It was quiet save for the sharp crunch of snow as two figures climbed along an untouched slope of Mount Everest. The scene stood......
07:34, 2019-07-05

LaGuardia Airport traffic grinds to ‘near standstill’ Traffic near LaGuardia Airport ground to a halt Monday evening on one of the airport’s busiest days — with many travelers opting to walk into and out of the transit hub as it dealt with the fallout from the weekend’s weather-induced flight cancellations and another thunderstorm on the ho...
03:00, 2019-08-20

Avoid Traffic on July 4th By Leaving at The Right Time This Independence Day, AAA expects a record-breaking 48.9 million people to hit the road, 4.1% more than last year. That means your chances for running into some epic traffic are better than they’ve been before....
21:34, 2019-06-30

Uttarakhand To Reduce Traffic Violation Fines The Uttarkhand cabinet has cleared a proposal to reduce some of the penalties revised by the Centre for traffic rule violations under the amended Motor Vehicle Act. Gujarat and Karnataka have already......
11:34, 2019-09-12

These cities have the worst traffic for the Fourth of July Four cities will see delays that are three times longer than normal over the Fourth of July, according to AAA and INRIX. Nearly 49 million people are expected to travel for the holiday, with over 80% of those traveling in cars....
17:51, 2019-06-30

Kerala Government Says Will Consider Slashing Traffic Fines A day after Gujarat announced drastic reduction in traffic fines, the Kerala government said that it is examining how the increased penalties can be brought down,...
17:17, 2019-09-11

Life inside the world's worst traffic jam Lagos, Nigeria, is an African boom city, no doubt. But traffic is so 'hellish' and gridlocked that it's taking a terrible toll on workers who grapple with commutes that last for hours....
13:17, 2019-08-06

305 Lucknow Cops Charged In A Day For Traffic Violations In what could be a major embarrassment for the Lucknow Police, as many as 305 policemen, including 155 traffic personnel, were booked for traffic violations in a day-long campaign in Lucknow on......
21:17, 2019-06-15

Berliners call for SUV ban after fatal traffic accident Four people were killed in Berlin when a Porsche SUV veered onto a sidewalk. While hundreds of people held a candlelight vigil on Saturday evening, environmental protection organizations called for a ban on SUV vehicles....
13:00, 2019-09-08

Cloud traffic is dominating enterprise networks Cloud services now account for 85 percent of all enterprise web traffic according to Netskope's recently released 2019 Netskope Cloud Report which signals a need for organizations to adopt a holistic approach to securing both the cloud and web.Chief Strategy Officer at Netskope, Jason Clark str...
23:34, 2019-08-01

Traffic: 3-vehicle collision causes delays near Speedway, I-10 TUCSON – A three-vehicle collision is causing traffic delays on Speedway Boulevard near Interstate 10 Monday morning. No injuries have been reported. Vehicles on eastbound Speedway Boulevard are merging to the right lane. Motorists are encouraged to avoid the area....
23:17, 2019-09-30

Traffic: TPD investigates east side collision Tucson Police Department is investigating an east side collision Tuesday afternoon. TPD says Broadway Boulevard is shut down between Kolb and Prudence roads. Motorists are asked to use an alternate route. TRAFFIC ALERTWestbound traffic on Broadway Blvd is shutdown between Kolb and Prudence for a co...
00:34, 2019-10-02

Traffic flowing but ticket sales down at French GP French Grand Prix organizers hailed their new traffic management scheme as a success on Friday, after gridlock sorely tested the patience of Formula One fans in 2018, but ticket sales were down....
23:00, 2019-06-21

TPD increases patrols to address traffic safety TUCSON – With the mission of tackling traffic safety, Tucson Police Department has increased police presence in central Tucson and on the west side. The department says they hope to “curtail” pedestrian fatalities and traffic collisions, especially with the back-to-school season around t...
22:51, 2019-07-23

Hulkenberg: Canadian GP tyre drop-off could cause F1 pit traffic jam Nico Hulkenberg thinks there could be a "traffic jam" in the pits early in the Canadian Grand Prix if high degradation of Pirelli's soft Formula 1 tyre does not improve...
17:00, 2019-06-08

What’s Driving You Crazy? Traffic near Davis-Monthan TUCSON – Traffic on Golf Links and Swan is What’s Driving You Crazy! Sometimes the intersection gets so backed up, drivers have to sit through the light twice. News 4 Tucson viewer Michael wrote in and said, “Please make the light longer on Golf Links.” News 4 Tucson’s ...
10:17, 2019-05-27

New Traffic Signal Placed At West Maxwell And Merino LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – The Division of Traffic Engineering has installed a new traffic signal at the intersection of West Maxwell and Merino Street and has placed it in ‘flash mode.’ Traffic Engineering will put the signal into full service May 28. The signal is intended to improve safety by redu...
15:51, 2019-05-22

Traffic lights of the future know when you want to cross the street We wouldn't blame you for feeling that pedestrian crossing buttons are frustrating at best, and useless at worst. You might not always have a free hand, and they're so slow and clueless that it can be tempting to defy the red light. Austrian research......
06:00, 2019-05-28

TRAFFIC: Crash restricts Oro Valley intersection ORO VALLEY, Ariz. – Police say a crash is causing traffic delays in Oro Valley. Oro Valley Police Department says the crash happened near Oracle Road and Innovation Park Drive Thursday morning. Crash at Oracle & Innovation. Officers diverting traffic and there may be some slowing. Use caution in th...
04:34, 2019-05-31

Driverless cars will improve traffic flow by at least 35% News 20 May, 2019 A fleet of autonomous cars working together will be able to improve traffic flow by at least 35 per cent, according to researchers...
23:34, 2019-05-21

Traffic Alert: Sixth Street Closure TUESDAY- On Saturday June 1, 2019 starting at 3 P.M., Sixth Avenue will be closed for the Meet Me Downtown 5K Night Run/Walk. The main run begins at 7 P.M. and ends at 10 P.M. There is also a free children’s one mile or run starting at 6 P.M. Sixth Avenue will be closed between 12th Street and...
06:51, 2019-05-30

Councils should be able to issue fines for traffic offences, say MPs News 22 May, 2019 Transport Committee says police are too stretched to enforce moving traffic offences, so councils should be allowed to do so instead...
16:34, 2019-05-22

Heavy traffic and long delays reported on I-17 PHOENIX (AP) – Authorities report heavy traffic on northbound Interstate 17 and say drivers headed to northern Arizona should expect long delays. The Arizona Department of Transportation said late Saturday morning that the longest delays were between near Anthem on the northern outskirts of me...
02:00, 2019-05-26

Wi-Fi 6 guidelines aim to help operators cope with mobile traffic The Wireless Broadband Alliance (WBA) has published deployment guidelines for mobile operators, as well as enterprises and vendors, ahead of the launch of Wi-Fi 6 later this year.Wi-Fi 6 is the first generation of wireless broadband to adopt a more consumer-friendly nomenclature, similar to 4G or 5G...
23:00, 2019-07-10

TRAFFIC: Portion of Broadway Blvd now open after gas leak TUCSON –  The gas line on Broadway Boulevard has been repaired, according to Tucson Department of Transportation. Broadway Boulevard is now open between Camino Seco and Gollob Road. Gas line has been repaired and Broadway has reopened between Camino Seco and Gollob Rd. Thank you for your patience. ...
17:51, 2019-08-20

Tomorrow's AI traffic lights will predict when you want to cross the street Researchers in Austria have developed a smart traffic light that analyzes pedestrians' behavior, spots people who are planning to cross the street, and stops the traffic for them without the need to press a button and wait.The system, which is due to hit the streets of Vienna next year, uses ca...
11:34, 2019-05-28

Insurance CEO Took Leave After June Arrest Following Traffic Incident Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Chief Executive Patrick Conway went on leave after he was arrested in June in the wake of an allegedly alcohol-related traffic accident, according to the company and the state’s top insurance regulator....
14:51, 2019-09-24

Railroad crossing repairs cause traffic delays in Marana TUCSON – The arm of a railroad crossing in Marana has been repaired after it was damaged during a hit-and-run collision, Marana Police Department reported Friday afternoon. According to MPD, the railroad affected is located at Cortaro Road and the UPRR tracks. Motorists are advised to expect l...
00:17, 2019-05-25

New Jersey truck accident snarls holiday eve traffic out of NYC An overturned garbage truck in New Jersey blocked a major route out of New York City during the evening commute Wednesday, one of the biggest travel days of the year....
02:51, 2019-07-04

New study breaks down how much traffic tickets can raise car insurance TUCSON- As the fourth of July weekend approaches, law enforcement plans to crack down on dangerous driving. A new report out by The Zebra shows how 26 common traffic tickets can raise car insurance. A single traffic ticket can raise car insurance costs by about 82 percent, according to the report. S...
01:51, 2019-07-02

Policemen On Traffic, VIP Duties Barred From Using Mobiles In Rajasthan Policemen deployed to deal with traffic and arrangements for movement of VIPs in Rajasthan will have to deposit their mobile phones with their senior officers, according to an order issued today....
04:34, 2019-09-05

No Restriction On Civilian Traffic On Jammu-Srinagar Highway From May 27 The Jammu and Kashmir governor's administration on Tuesday withdrew an order restricting movement of civilian traffic on the national highway between Srinagar and Jammu from Monday. ......
10:34, 2019-05-22

‘Running With the Devil’ movie review: A weak ‘Traffic’ rip-off Nicolas Cage has had a pretty good run lately (see “Color Out of Space,” which premiered at the Toronto International Film Festival last week), so it’s disheartening if not surprising to see him in this weak “Traffic” rip-off. Like that film, it purports to be an incisi...
22:34, 2019-09-19

Off-duty traffic cop sexually assaulted on L Train: police A creep sexually assaulted an off-duty traffic cop on an L train — while she was headed to her daughter’s graduation, police said Thursday. The 37-year-old mom was getting into a Manhattan-bound train at Bedford Avenue in Brooklyn Wednesday at around 8:40 a.m. when she felt the perp̵...
00:17, 2019-06-28

3 more die on Mount Everest as tour organizers pin blame on traffic jam Three people died descending from Mount Everest on Thursday increasing the death toll for the week to seven, while officials believe the traffic jam going up the mountain is cause for concern....
15:00, 2019-05-24

Cheap Mrs. Maisel Gas Made Los Angeles Traffic Even Worse Los Angeles traffic is so terrible there is no punchline here; the sentence is just fact. And very often, there is not any discernible reason for sitting motionless on the 101 for an hour, just too many people trying to get from point A to point B simultaneously. However, if you found yourself stuck...
05:00, 2019-08-17

Heavy Fines For Traffic Violations From Today: 10 Points Higher traffic penalties come into effect across the country from today under the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill, 2019, which was cleared by parliament last month. The new law aims to instill fear in......
08:17, 2019-09-01

London drivers issued with 1.4m traffic penalties in one year News 3 Jul, 2019 Authorities in London issued 1,439,942 moving traffic penalties in 2017-18 – a 30 per cent increase on the previous financial year...
01:00, 2019-07-04

BJP-Ruled UP, Uttarakhand Join Front Against New Traffic Fines Uttar Pradesh, Uttarakhand and Madhya Pradesh today joined a growing list of states that have rejected the revised traffic penalties prescribed by the Union Transport Ministry for erring motorists,......
16:17, 2019-09-12

U.S.traffic deaths fall 1% in 2018, preliminary report says Deaths among pedestrians and bicyclists increased after declines in 2017, according to NHTSA. The agency has been investigating the role of distracted drivers in overall U.S. traffic death figures but has found challenges in getting an accurate picture of all distracted crashes because of the unwill...
22:00, 2019-06-17

K9 officer finds meth during traffic stop in Benson BENSON, Ariz. – A woman was arrested during a traffic stop Wednesday after a canine located methamphetamine in the exterior of a vehicle, police said. According to Cochise County Sheriff’s Office, 44-year-old Kathryn Merrill had about five ounces of methamphetamine inside a vehicle. She was stopped ...
08:17, 2019-07-06

Three-vehicle crash restricts traffic in Sierra Vista TUCSON – First responders have been dispatched to the area of Seventh Street and Fry Boulevard in connection to a three-vehicle crash that occurred Wednesday. According to SVPD, the incident has diverted southbound traffic at Denman Avenue. Northbound traffic, on the other hand, has been reduc...
22:00, 2019-07-03

Libya's Mitiga airport reopens to air traffic after shelling Libya's Mitiga airport reopened to air traffic on Saturday after being closed for several hours following shelling, the airport authority said on its Facebook page....
01:51, 2019-08-04

TRAFFIC ALERT: Eastbound I-10 at Speedway closed due to crash TUCSON – A multi-vehicle crash on Interstate 10 at Congress is blocking traffic. According to the Arizona Department of Transportation, all traffic must exit at Speedway. No reports on juries or when the interstate will open back up....
15:34, 2019-08-29

Breath Analyser Test Proposed For Air Traffic Controllers In a significant move, aviation watchdog Directorate General of Civil Aviation or DGCA on Wednesday proposed breath analyser test for air traffic controllers, aircraft maintenance personnel and ground......
02:51, 2019-08-08

Volocopter proves its air taxi can work with air traffic control In order for air taxis and delivery drones to succeed, they'll have to play nicely with air traffic control systems. Yesterday, a Volocopter air taxi proved it's ready to do just that. The Volocopter 2X performed a series of tests at the Helsinki int......
02:00, 2019-08-31

NYPD cop recounts helping chemo patient through UN traffic Sometimes you gotta break the rules to do the right thing. An NYPD cop told The Post about the moment he helped an ill young woman make a prohibited right turn so she could pierce Manhattan gridlock and make it to her chemo appointment on time. Officer Hamlet De Leon was monitoring 57th Street and.....
07:17, 2019-09-30

Jammu Traffic Cop Suspended After Bribe Footage Goes Viral A traffic policeman was suspended and a departmental inquiry ordered after a video purportedly showed his subordinate demanding bribe from a driver to allow him a passage, officials said on Saturday....
09:51, 2019-07-07

Customs and Border Protection outage snarls traffic into US Travelers entering the U.S. are experiencing delays because of a technology outage affecting Customs and Border Protection stations at several major airports. CBP said Friday that it was experiencing a temporary outage with its processing systems and was working to fix the problem. Airports tweeted ...
05:34, 2019-08-17

Javelina rescued after stopping traffic on Phoenix freeway Arizona state trooper Martin Soleto pets a baby javelina he wrangled off a Phoenix freeway in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Monday, Sept. 30, 2019. The Arizona Department of Public Safety says the young javelina was one of two that brought traffic on State Route 51 to a standstill Monday afternoon. The resc...
06:34, 2019-10-03

Vehicle fire restricts EB traffic at midtown intersection TUCSON – A vehicle fire has restricted eastbound traffic in a midtown intersection Tuesday morning. According to Tucson Police Department, the incident occurred at 29th Street and Alvernon Way. No injuries were reported in the incident. Stay with News 4 Tucson for the latest updates....
15:01, 2019-06-12

Traffic: 3-vehicle collision shuts down 29th St at Freeway TUCSON – A 3-vehicle collision is causing traffic delays near 29th Street and Interstate 10 Monday morning. Minor injuries have been reported. Tucson Police Department says eastbound travel is being diverted south onto I-10 and I-19. Motorists are asked to avoid the area. TRAFFIC ALERT Road Closure...
20:51, 2019-08-12

Alphabet's Wing introduces an air traffic control app for drones This spring Alphabet subsidiary Wing LLC became the first drone delivery company to receive FAA certification, and the company has successfully launched drone delivery service in Australia and Helsinki. Now, with more drones in the sky, it needs a wa......
23:51, 2019-07-16

Driver unloads truck in middle of Manhattan traffic Stay in your lane, pal! A brainless truck driver stopped in the middle of a busy Upper East Side street and began unloading boxes like it was his own personal driveway, cops said in a tweet Wednesday. The spaced-out street clogger — who appears to be in a moving van on Third Avenue — infuriated......
19:00, 2019-10-03

Gas line checks cause traffic delays on eastside intersection TUCSON – Tucson fire and police departments are assisting Southwest Gas Corp with traffic control on Tucson’s eastside Thursday morning. TFD says they working line checks east of Speedway Boulevard and Kolb Road. Motorists are asked to consider alternate routes. 10:30am: Tucson Fire & @Tucson...
22:34, 2019-08-16

NASA tests air traffic control system for drones RENO, Nev. — NASA has launched the final stage of a four-year effort to develop a national traffic management system for drones, testing them in cities for the first time beyond the operator’s line of sight as businesses look in the future to unleash the unmanned devices in droves above busy streets...
04:34, 2019-05-25

Ask the Captain: How does air traffic control assign runways and keep planes apart? This week, Captain John Cox answers questions about how air traffic controllers keep runways moving and planes from coming too close to each other.       ...
14:34, 2019-08-01

Traffic: Rollover collision causes delays on Speedway, Frontage Rd TUCSON – A rollover collision is causing delays near Speedway Boulevard and Frontage Road Monday afternoon. No injuries have been reported. Tucson Police Department says drivers should detour if trying to access westbound Interstate 10. Motorists should expect delays. TRAFFIC ALERTNorthbound ...
22:51, 2019-08-26

Vehicle fire restricts NB I-19 traffic in Green Valley GREEN VALLEY, Ariz. – Green Valley Fire District responded to a vehicle fire that restricted northbound traffic Interstate 19 near Canoa Road Thursday afternoon. According to officials, the incident occurred south of the I-19 northbound off-ramp. A brush fire was reported in connection to the ...
04:51, 2019-06-21

Look: Oregon police round up big tortoise wandering in traffic Police responding to reports of a traffic hazard in an Oregon neighborhood identified the cause -- an enormous tortoise that escaped from its owner's home....
03:17, 2019-09-28

What to expect from the annual UN General Assembly traffic nightmare The good news is that this year you can still pedal your bike along First or Second avenues in Midtown when the United Nations General Assembly comes to the Big Apple this week. The bad news is everything else. Bus routes will be disrupted, roads will be closed — sometimes without notice ̵...
23:34, 2019-09-22

New Traffic Fines Will Not Be Implemented In Madhya Pradesh And Punjab The states of Madhya Pradesh and Punjab will not be implementing the new and increased traffic fines as of now. Both states will study the feasibility of the increased fines and then take a call on......
21:51, 2019-09-04

Passengers Walked To LaGuardia Airport Because Construction And Traffic Were So Bad Is LaGuardia Airport the worst airport in the entire world? Is it the worst place in America, period? Well, given that passengers are now being forced to walk to the airport from the highway suggests that we might be moving into firm, 100 percent “yes” territory....
20:51, 2019-08-09

Former Spain midfielder Reyes dies in traffic accident at 35 MADRID (AP) — Sevilla says former Spain midfielder José Antonio Reyes, who won five Europa League titles and was part of Arsenal’s unbeaten “Invincibles” squad, has been killed in a traffic accident at the age of 35. Sevilla and second-division club Extremadura, where Reyes played ...
16:00, 2019-06-01

Traffic Cop Among 14 Injured In Grenade Attack In South Kashmir At least 14 persons, including a traffic policeman, were injured in a grenade attack by terrorists outside the Deputy Commissioner''s office in Anantnag township of south Kashmir on Saturday, a police......
11:34, 2019-10-05

Need More Traffic Rights For India Demand: Turkish Airlines To cater to the ever-growing transfer passenger traffic demand from India, Istanbul-based Turkish Airlines plans to exponentially expand services and add several new destinations, once bilateral air......
22:00, 2019-10-09

Libya's Mitiga airport resumes air traffic following an air strike Air space re-opened at the Libyan capital's only functioning airport, Mitiga, on Thursday after it was halted following an air strike, according to a post on the Mitiga airport authority's Facebook page....
00:51, 2019-07-19

LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Outbound Versailles Rd Blocked Due To Crash LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Outbound Versailles Road is blocked near Keeneland and the airport due to an injury collision. Traffic is at a standstill in the outbound lanes and inbound Versailles may see some traffic impact. LEX 18 will update this story as more information is received. The post ...
15:00, 2019-05-29

Guatemala's ambassador to Mexico injured in traffic accident Guatemala's ambassador to Mexico, Nelson Olivero, was injured in a traffic accident in Mexico City, along with several others from the embassy, the Guatemalan foreign ministry said in a statement on Saturday....
07:17, 2019-05-26

NSW traffic cams will soon detect – and fine – drivers for using their phone After conducting trials earlier in the year, Transport for NSW will begin rolling out a host of world-first cameras that are exclusively designed to catch drivers using their mobile phones on the road.Cameras will be placed in 45 separate locations around the state by December this year and, unlike ...
10:17, 2019-09-23

Woman arrested after impersonating daughter during traffic stop A Utah woman was arrested Saturday after police say she impersonated her 21-year-old daughter during a routine traffic stop. Heather Garcia, 38, was booked into the Davis County Jail early Saturday morning on several charges including providing false personal information to a peace officer after she...
12:51, 2019-09-03

'Extinction Rebellion' again brings London traffic to standstill Traffic in central London slowed to a halt again Friday, as environmental activists staged another "Extinction Rebellion" aimed at fighting the advances of climate change....
20:51, 2019-06-14

"Only One-Two States Have Objections," Says Nitin Gadkari On Traffic Laws Union Road Transport and Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari on Tuesday said the amended Motor Vehicle Act (MVA) has the support of almost all states even as Gujarat and Uttarakhand tweaked rules to lower......
18:51, 2019-09-18

Absent de Blasio blamed for surge in NYC traffic deaths As Mayor de Blasio repeatedly hits the road for his quixotic presidential campaign, the streets of New York City are becoming a bloodbath. Traffic crashes have already killed 71 people this year, up from 58 during the same time period in 2018 — a 22 percent surge — according to NYPD data. The tragic...
04:17, 2019-05-26

Truck Driver In Odisha Fined More Than Rs 80,000 Under New Traffic Rules A truck driver with a vehicle with Nagaland registration number was fined Rs 86,500 by the Regional Transport Officer in Sambalpur under the Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Act, 2019....
05:00, 2019-09-09

19 killed in blast and fire after Cairo traffic collision At least 19 people were killed and 30 people were injured in multiple car explosion outside Egypt's National Cancer Institute, the Ministry of Health said, according to state-run Al-Ahram on Monday....
13:17, 2019-08-06

| Everest 'traffic jam' survivor calls for tougher rules Ameesha Chauhan, a survivor of the Everest "traffic jam" who is in hospital recovering from frostbite, says climbers without basic skills should be barred to prevent a recurrence of this year's deadly season on the world's highest peak....
19:00, 2019-05-27

U.S. traffic deaths fall 1% in 2018, preliminary report says Deaths among pedestrians and bicyclists increased after declines in 2017, according to NHTSA. The agency has been investigating the role of distracted drivers in overall U.S. traffic death figures but has found challenges in getting an accurate picture of all distracted crashes....
13:51, 2019-06-18

Kosciuszko Bridge’s second span will open to traffic this week They’ve built a bridge — and now you can get over it! The second span of the Kosciuszko Bridge will finally open to traffic this week, state officials announced Sunday. Beginning early Thursday, drivers will get access to both the four-lane Brooklyn-bound bridge as well as the five-lane ...
22:17, 2019-08-26

Cities are using walls of moss to tackle air pollution from traffic Expensive moss walls are the latest trend to combat air pollution in major cities, but can a few square metres of plant matter really solve the problem?...
18:51, 2019-08-20

TRAFFIC ALERT: Interstate 10 eastbound closed at Valencia Rd. TUCSON – Interstate 10 eastbound is closed at Valencia Road because of a crash, according to the Arizona Department of Transportation. Right now, all traffic must exit the freeway at Valencia Road. There’s no estimated time to reopen the lanes. The westbound lanes are not affected....
07:34, 2019-05-25

Colombia-Chile game delayed because of traffic in Sao Paulo SAO PAULO (AP) — The Copa America quarterfinal between Colombia and Chile has been delayed after the Chilean squad couldn’t arrive in time because of heavy traffic in Sao Paulo. The match at the Arena Corinthians started 20 minutes after originally scheduled to give Chile time to warm up. Colo...
03:51, 2019-06-29

An-32 Pilot's Wife Was Air Traffic Controller When Plane Went Missing Air Force pilot Ashish Tanwar's wife was the Air Traffic Controller on duty at Jorhat when his An-32 aircraft lifted off with 12 others on Monday afternoon, only to vanish from the radar about half an......
22:34, 2019-06-06

India's Traffic Problem Needs Better Infrastructure More Than Just Hefty Fines The hefty fines under the new Motor Vehicle Act may not be enough to battle India's problem of traffic and road accidents or that is what the Institute of Road Traffic Education (IRTE) believes....
19:17, 2019-09-12

YouTube, other Google services down due to eastern US traffic congestion Services like YouTube, Google Cloud and G Suite are being affected, while #YouTubeDOWN is trending on Twitter.        ...
06:51, 2019-06-03

| WATCH | Traffic jams cause patients' death in ambulances Gridlock in Manila is costing lives as ambulances stuck in traffic face severe delays in the race against the clock to reach the city's hospitals, medics warn....
21:34, 2019-09-09

TRAFFIC ALERT: Flooding causes road closures in Cochise County Flooding of Frontier Road in Cochise County. Photo Courtesy of Cochise County Sheriff’s Office. COCHISE COUNTY – The Cochise County Sheriff’s office has announced that Frontier Road at Davis and Frontier Road at Double Adobe are closed due to flooding at Mile Post 7. No estimated t...
15:34, 2019-08-29

"Traffic Jam" On Mount Everest As 200 Trekkers Attempt To Reach Summit Mt Everest, the world's highest peak, on Wednesday witnessed a traffic-jam like situation as over 200 mountaineers attempted to reach the summit point, a media report said on Wednesday....
04:34, 2019-05-23

Police clear UN traffic for woman headed to cancer treatment Gabriela DeMassi was stuck in United Nations-caused gridlock Thursday near W. 57th Street Thursday morning when she got out of her car and asked NYPD officers for the best way to get to Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, according to her Instagram post....
01:51, 2019-09-29

| Bleating the traffic: sheep dodge cars in tour around Paris Guided by two shepherds, the flock was monitored by policemen on scooters and volunteer "walkers" on foot who helped them cross roads as they moved around the capital....
01:34, 2019-07-18

Michael Bloomberg lobbied to steer car traffic from golfers: book Don’t mess with Mike Bloomberg when he’s hitting a golf ball. The billionaire business mogul and former New York City mayor hates it when he plays on golf courses where vehicular traffic cuts through the greenery and interrupts the flow — and safety — of the players. A new biography out ...
06:34, 2019-08-29

Tehran Orders Crackdown as Wealthy Use Ambulances to Beat Traffic Celebrities and even private tutors pay large sums of money use emergency vehicles to escape traffic in one of world’s worst cities for traffic jams....
11:17, 2019-08-24

''It Is A Learning Curve'': Prakash Javadekar On Hefty Traffic Fines The amended Motor Vehicles law will bring discipline on roads and the police will need to challan fewer people in the next four months, Information and Broadcasting Minister Prakash Javadekar said on......
19:34, 2019-09-08

Uber and Lyft increased traffic delays in San Francisco by 40 percent Uber and Lyft say they help cut down on vehicle congestion, but a new analysis of San Francisco traffic found they did the opposite over a six year period...
16:01, 2019-05-21

Hamilton: Traffic in final part of Belgian GP qualifying dangerous Lewis Hamilton says the slow speeds Formula 1 drivers needed to run at to prepare for their Belgian Grand Prix Q3 qualifying laps left them in a "dangerous" situation...
04:17, 2019-09-01

Uber and Lyft admit they're making city traffic worse Uber and Lyft may be competitors but as the two major ridesharing companies, they also have a lot in common -- including the challenges they face. To better understand their role in city traffic patterns, the companies jointly sponsored a study to de......
23:00, 2019-08-06

McDonald's CEO says he needs to know adding a vegan burger will boost traffic to restaurants McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook said that the fast food chain is trying to figure out if adding a vegan burger will drive sales enough to make up for the added complexity it will add to its menu....
15:51, 2019-05-29

‘Trailblazing’ Sikh officer gunned down in Texas traffic stop A Texas deputy who was gunned down during a traffic stop on Friday was remembered as a trailblazer — the first Sikh in his department when he joined 10 years ago. Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal, 42, joined the Harris County Sheriff’s Office a decade ago, ushering in an accommodation policy in the dep...
15:51, 2019-09-28

Cop arrested for sexually assaulting multiple women during traffic stops An Arizona state trooper was arrested Tuesday and hit with a slew of sexual abuse charges after several women said he assaulted them during traffic stops in the state, reports said. The trooper, 43-year-old Tremaine Jackson, was put on desk duty after a woman accused him in June of sexually assaulti...
05:51, 2019-09-11

9.7 Million Views For Cop's Video On How To Lower Hefty Traffic Challans A cop's video on what drivers can do in case they are issued a hefty traffic challan has gone massively viral online. Under the amended Motor Vehicles Act 2019, traffic challans have increased by up......
18:34, 2019-09-21

Viral Video Of Traffic 'Disappearing' From Bridge Baffles Netizens The latest optical illusion that has gone viral online is a very confusing video that shows cars on a bridge seemingly disappear as they drive towards a river....
13:34, 2019-07-02

Libya's Mitiga airport halts air traffic after air strike: statement The Libyan capital Tripoli's Mitiga airport halted air traffic on Monday after the facility was attacked in an air strike, according to a post on the airport authority's Facebook page....
03:34, 2019-07-23

'He doesn't work for us:' NSA disavows husband of American spy in UK traffic death An American spy whose wife sparked an international row by killing a British teenager in a traffic accident is not a National Security Agency employee, according to the agency....
06:17, 2019-10-12

Traffic safety agency says its critics are wrong about its lack of toughness NHTSA is not doing a sufficient job at proactively protecting consumers from unsafe cars, safety advocates say.       ...
00:34, 2019-07-23

Mumbai Most Traffic Congested City In The World, Delhi At Fourth Mumbai is the most traffic congested city in the world, while Delhi is close behind at fourth position, an analysis of traffic congestion in 403 cities across six continents has revealed....
20:34, 2019-06-05

Motorbike ride-sharing a panacea for Dhaka traffic chaos Ride-sharing motorbike services are surging in popularity in the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka, where nightmare traffic often means that walking is faster than traveling by car or bus....
07:00, 2019-09-27

Newborn who stopped breathing saved by deputy during traffic stop A South Carolina deputy got more than he bargained for during a traffic stop in Summerville, when he wound up saving the life of an infant who had stopped breathing....
22:34, 2019-07-13

Kerala Minister Writes To Centre For "Flexibility" In New Traffic Rules Kerala State Transport Minister AK Saseendran has written to Union Road Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari, objecting to the hefty fines under the amended Motor Vehicle Act, asking for flexibility for......
00:51, 2019-09-17

Utah Man Is Among the Latest to Die Amid Traffic Jam of Hikers at Mount Everest A Utah man who had set off with a goal to climb the highest peak on all seven continents died Wednesday after reaching the summit of Mount Everest. Donald Lynn Cash, 54, fainted from high altitude sickness while taking photographs at the summit, according to the company Pioneer Adventure Pvt. Ltd., ...
16:34, 2019-05-24

Video shows judge barking at officer during traffic stop LANCASTER, Pa. (AP) — A judge was allowed to go on his way after aggressively challenging a police officer during a traffic stop and ordering him to “check the registration on this plate soon, mister.” Police dashcam video obtained by the LNP newspaper in Pennsylvania shows the April tra...
20:17, 2019-06-13

British Climber Dies on Everest as Traffic Jam’s Toll Rises to 10 Robin Haynes Fisher, 44, of Britain, died at about 28,215 feet on Saturday, the authorities said, in a year of record attempts this season and the worst toll in decades....
18:17, 2019-05-25

Police officer struck by vehicle during traffic stop in Brooklyn A police officer was hit by a car during a traffic stop involving a stolen vehicle in Brooklyn, authorities said Saturday. Officers from the NYPD’s Anti-Crime Unit had stopped the car shortly after 10:45 p.m. Friday near Riverdale Avenue and Chester Street in Brownsville, after suspecting it w...
21:51, 2019-05-25

Traffic in Hong Kong flowing day after political crisis flared Traffic was restored in the heart of Hong Kong on Thursday following violent clashes the day before between police and protesters who oppose legislation that would allow criminal suspects to be sent to mainland China for trial....
06:34, 2019-06-13

Libya's Mitiga airport resumes air traffic following a missile strike Air space re-opened at the Libyan capital's only functioning airport, Mitiga, on Sunday after it was halted following a fall of missiles, according to a post on the Mitiga airport authority's Facebook page....
07:17, 2019-07-08

2 Indians Among 3 Dead As 'Traffic Jam' On Everest Puts Climbers At Risk Three more climbers have died on Everest, expedition organisers and officials said Friday, taking the toll from a deadly week on the overcrowded peak of the world's tallest mountain to seven....
15:34, 2019-05-24

LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Injury Collision At Tates Creek/New Circle LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Inbound Tates Creek is down to one lane due to a multi-vehicle collision. Five vehicles are involved. The crash happened just prior to New Circle Road. LEX 18 will update this as more information is received. The post LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Injury Collision At Tates ...
14:17, 2019-05-23

Waycare raises $7.25 million to improve city traffic using AI and big data Waycare helps city planners make better-informed traffic-management decisions by tapping historical and real-time data inputs from myriad sources.Read More...
05:00, 2019-10-04

PCSD swoops in and rescues injured owl posing as traffic hazard TUCSON – An owl is receiving treatment at the Tucson Wildlife Center after it was found injured in a roadway Thursday morning. The question is “whoo” swooped in and rescued the nocturnal bird? Pima County Sheriff’s Deputy Summerfield, of course! PCSD received a call about an ...
04:34, 2019-05-31

Cops writing traffic ticket bust man with hot-pink pistol A man packing a hot-pink handgun was busted by cops after leaving his car double-parked in Harlem, police said Wednesday. Cops were writing Quincy Walker a ticket for blocking traffic on Amsterdam Avenue near 149th Street around 8 p.m. Tuesday, when they realized the 33-year-old Harlem man had six l...
19:34, 2019-08-21

Greats' New, Reflective Royale Safety Collection Could Stop Traffic Ever wanted to blind fellow pedestrians with your footwear? Greats’ latest collection, The Royale Safety, is so eye-catching, it maybe, probably is a hazard in some states....
05:17, 2019-05-24

Air Canada sees A220 jet delivering boost for key U.S. transit traffic Air Canada said on Wednesday it will launch a direct Seattle-Montreal service next spring with its new A220-300 jets, as the carrier eyes new routes to grow its share of lucrative international transit traffic to and from the United States....
14:00, 2019-08-14

National Highway 10 Blocked, Heavy Traffic Jam After Landslides In Sikkim Multiple landslides have resulted in the collapse of a National Highway road which connects Sikkim and West Bengal, resulting in massive traffic jams....
19:17, 2019-07-11

Mount Everest 'Traffic Jam' Survivor Calls For Tougher Rules Ameesha Chauhan, a survivor of the Everest "traffic jam" who is in hospital recovering from frostbite, said climbers without basic skills should be barred to prevent a recurrence of this year's deadly......
05:34, 2019-05-28

What Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari Said On Heavy Traffic Fines Union Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari today said he hopes there comes a day when no one gets penalised for traffic violations and everyone follows the rules. The comments came as cases are emerging......
11:51, 2019-09-05

Low-cost Raspberry Pi 4 cluster handles record web traffic for Pi 4 launch The ISP that hosts the official Raspberry Pi website created an 18-board Pi 4 cluster to host much of the site -- demonstrating the board's potential to break into the server market....
04:51, 2019-06-28

TRAFFIC ALERT: Road work scheduled along I-10 Thursday night TUCSON – The left two lanes of eastbound Interstate 10 between Ina Rd and Orange Grove Rd will be closed Thursday, September 5 from 10 p.m. to 5 a.m Friday morning. Arizona Department of Transportation will be lane striping overnight. ROAD WORK: Left two lanes of I-10 EB will be closed betwee...
12:17, 2019-09-05

Fourth-placed Toyota "unlucky in traffic" in Le Mans qualifying - Alonso Fernando Alonso's Toyota ended up only fourth in opening qualifying for this weekend's Le Mans 24 Hours as a result of what the Spaniard called bad luck in traffic...
14:00, 2019-06-13

Rowan County Traffic Stop Leads To Big Drug Bust ROWAN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) – A Kentucky State Police trooper conducting a traffic stop in Rowan County uncovered a much bigger crime. KSP says on Thursday a trooper pulled over Daniel Bowling, 56, of Sandy Hook, Kentucky along I-64. The trooper called in the Morehead Police Department’s ...
22:34, 2019-06-01

Mount Everest Is So Crowded That Climbers Are Perishing In Traffic Jams Anjali Kulkarni, an Indian mountain climber, trained for six years to make it to the top of Mount Everest, the highest mountain peak in the world. She finally fulfilled her longtime goal when she......
05:34, 2019-05-25

Blog: India's Traffic Problem Needs Better Infrastructure More Than Just Hefty Fines The hefty fines under the new Motor Vehicle Act may not be enough to battle India's problem of traffic and road accidents or that is what the Institute of Road Traffic Education (IRTE) believes....
10:00, 2019-09-13

DPS trooper arrested for incidents of sexual assault during traffic stop PRESS CONFERENCE: Arizona Department of Public Safety State trooper arrested on multiple criminal charges. Posted by News 4 Tucson – KVOA on Tuesday, September 10, 2019 PHOENIX – An Arizona Department of Public Safety trooper was taken into custody Tuesday after he allegedly committed a...
10:00, 2019-09-11

TRAFFIC ALERT: Serious accident involving motorcyclist on southeast side TUCSON- The Tucson Police Department is working a serious-injury collision involving a motorcyclist near E. Old Vail and S Houghton Roads. Police advise avoiding the area. TRAFFIC ALERT Please avoid E. Old Vail Rd. east of S. Houghton Rd. while officers work a serious-injury collision involving a m...
08:17, 2019-07-06

TRAFFIC ALERT: Down trees and semi-truck rollover cause delays along I-10 MARANA, Ariz. – The right lanes along westbound Interstate 10 are blocked at milepost 239 due to trees being blown on to the road by recent storms. I-10 WB: The right lanes are blocked at milepost 239, north of Tangerine Road in Marana, due to a tree in the road from the recent storm. #aztraf...
10:51, 2019-07-25

ADOT: Westbound I-10 exit at Orange Grove opens to traffic TUCSON – The Orange Grove Road exit ramp from westbound Interstate 10 reopened to traffic Friday morning, according to Arizona Department of Transportation. The road was closed for driver safety during the reconstruction of the Ina Road interchange, ADOT says. On Ina Road, four lanes are now open fr...
20:17, 2019-05-24

Police: Woman who didn’t give man money pushed into traffic NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Police have arrested a homeless man in Tennessee who they say pushed a woman into traffic after she refused to give him money. News outlets report 65-year-old Timothy Donahoe was arrested Wednesday and charged with assault and reckless endangerment. According to an arrest aff...
21:51, 2019-06-27

Police officer dragged onto Georgia freeway during traffic stop Dramatic police dashcam footage has captured the moment a Georgia cop was dragged more than 100 feet onto a freeway by a crazed driver during a traffic stop. Dunwoody police officer Nathan Daley got stuck partially inside the car as the motorist hit the gas and took off in the Aug. 1 incident. Daley...
05:17, 2019-08-08

Artificial intelligence to prevent traffic jams months in advance News 27 Aug, 2019 The Department for Transport plans to give technology firms access to traffic data to allow them to help prevent future congestion...
00:34, 2019-08-28

More than 150 pills of fentanyl seized at south side traffic stop TUCSON – Tucson Police Department seized a large amount of fentanyl and a stolen firearm during Wednesday traffic stop on the south side. According to officials, TPD conducted a traffic stop on a vehicle Wednesday near Interstate 19 and Irvington Road. After further investigation, the respondi...
00:34, 2019-06-15

Thousands Flood Bengaluru To Protest DK Shivakumar's Arrest, Traffic Hit Thousands of people belonging to the Vokkaliga community held a massive march in Bengaluru today to protest the arrest of Congress leader DK Shivakumar by the Enforcement Directorate in a......
17:17, 2019-09-11

Massive Hike In Penalties For Traffic Violations Begin From September Starting from September 1, 2019, the penalties for traffic violations will see a massive hike across a number of offences. The Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill was passed in the Parliament last month,......
16:51, 2019-09-01

Fact-Checked: Was Traffic Signal In Mumbai Really Washed Away In Floods? Filmmaker Vivek Agnihotri shared a video on Thursday that shows a traffic signal being washed away in heavy downpour. "Hello Traffic Police of Mumbai," he wrote. But where was the video actually......
16:34, 2019-09-06

Revealed: Criminal damage and traffic collisions among e-scooter incidents Hundreds of incidents involving electric scooters, hoverboards and Segways have been reported to UK police this year - including road traffic collisions, anti-social behaviour and criminal damage, Sky News can reveal....
12:34, 2019-08-28

"Traffic Terrorism": Akhilesh Yadav After Man Dies During Vehicle Check Slamming the Uttar Pradesh government over the death of a techie allegedly after an altercation with traffic police over suspected violation, Samajwadi Party chief Akhilesh Yadav on Wednesday demanded......
19:17, 2019-09-11

TRAFFIC: Asphalt replacement at Tangerine Farms Rd, Rillito Village TUCSON – Starting Monday, there will be traffic delays at a north west intersection. Crews will be removing and replacing asphalt at the intersection of Tangerine Farms Road and Rillito Village Trail. Work is expected to be completed by Friday June 24. Crews will begin working at 4:00 a.m. and...
17:51, 2019-06-12

Gujarat To Karnataka, BJP States Lead Charge Against New Traffic Fines Days after the Union Government prescribed steep penalties for traffic offenders under an amended law, a number of states across the country have decided to slash them in their respective......
20:17, 2019-09-11

Surging Air Traffic Prompts Rethink of Airport Gate Rights Rapid growth in global air travel is making airlines and airport operators shake up a decades-old system for allocating takeoff and landing slots at some of the world’s busiest airfields....
16:00, 2019-07-07

Haryana, Odisha Collect Rs 1.4 Crore In 5 Days Under New Traffic Laws Regional transport offices across Haryana and Odisha have collected more than Rs 1.4 crore in fines and penalties since the revised Motor Vehicles (Amendment) Bill 2019 came into effect on Sunday,......
11:51, 2019-09-06

TRAFFIC ALERT: Multi-vehicle crash on westbound I-10 at 22nd street TUCSON – A multi-vehicle crash in the middle right lane of westbound Interstate 10 is backing up traffic at 22nd street. I-10 WB: A crash is blocking the middle right lane at 22nd St. in #tucson pic.twitter.com/1M8xpG492U — Arizona DOT (@ArizonaDOT) August 2, 2019 No injuries have been repor...
06:34, 2019-08-02

Teachers suspended after unsupervised toddlers escape preschool, wander into traffic A woman reported seeing a group of toddlers wandering the streets near Little Sunshine's Playhouse & Preschool in Gilbert, Arizona, on Friday morning.        ...
06:00, 2019-10-07

BGP event sends European mobile traffic through China Telecom for 2 hours Enlarge / A graphical depiction of Thursday's BGP leak. (credit: ThousandEyes) Traffic destined for some of Europe's biggest mobile providers was misdirected in a roundabout path through the Chinese-government-controlled China Telecom on Thursday, in some cases for more than two hours, an Internet...
05:00, 2019-06-09

NASA Invites Media to Watch Drone Traffic Management Testing NASA is entering the final stage of testing its Unmanned Aircraft Systems Traffic Management (UTM) platform and invites media to learn more and watch drone demonstrations Tuesday, May 21, in Reno, Nevada....
21:01, 2019-05-21

Kazakhstan begins intercepting citizens’ web traffic to ‘protect them from cyber threats’ The Kazakhstan government has started to intercept all HTTPS traffic from all devices within its borders effective July 17, reports ZDNet. Local internet service providers (ISPs) have been instructed by the government to force their citizens to install a state-authorized certificate on all devices, ...
10:17, 2019-07-19

PCSO: Traffic stop leads to discovery of 500 fentanyl pills near Eloy ELOY, Ariz. – Two men were arrested near Eloy Thursday night after Pinal County Sheriff’s Office allegedly located about 500 pills of fentanyl inside their vehicle during a traffic stop. According to officials, 43-year-old James Lee and 54-year-old Donovan Salas were pulled over for a tr...
03:34, 2019-09-10

Heavy rains batter India's Mumbai, disrupting air, rail traffic Heavy rains battered India's financial capital Mumbai on Monday causing disruption to the commuter train network, snarling traffic on water-logged streets and delaying flights from the country's second-busiest airport....
13:01, 2019-07-01

Cops arrest man caught on video spraying traffic agents with water Police on Thursday busted the man caught on video tossing water on traffic cops in Queens, authorities announced. Steven Larosa, 35, was nabbed around 8 a.m. at his Cypress Hills homes by the NYPD’s Warrants Squad, after cops received several anonymous tips identifying him as the man who douse...
17:34, 2019-08-01

"Need To Create Fear Of Law": Nitin Gadkari To NDTV On Traffic Fines-Highlights Defending hike in traffic fines, Union Road and Transport Minister Nitin Gadkari today said that it is important to save lives "There is 2% loss in GDP because of road accidents. Is this not a loss......
17:17, 2019-09-11

Shops shut, traffic blocked as protests again roil Hong Kong Stores in the heart of Hong Kong's Kowloon shopping area shut their doors on Saturday and black-clad activists blocked thoroughfares as the Chinese-controlled city was again rocked by anti-government protests....
15:34, 2019-08-03

TRAFFIC: Car hits power pole, closes south side intersection TUCSON – A south side intersection is closed after a vehicle struck a power pole Wednesday afternoon. According to Sgt. Pete Dugan, northbound 12th Avenue is shut down from Nebraska to Wyoming streets. Tucson Electric Power crews are on-scene. TRAFFIC ALERT Northbound 12th Ave is shut down from N...
22:51, 2019-06-12

Traffic flowing in heart of Hong Kong as rain curbs protests HONG KONG (AP) — Traffic has been restored in the heart of Hong Kong a day after clashes between police and protesters who oppose legislation that would allow criminal suspects to be sent to mainland China for trial. Heavy rain Thursday morning kept fresh protests from following those Wednesday by t...
05:34, 2019-06-13

East side power pole snaps, causes traffic signal issues TUCSON – The traffic signals at an eastside intersection are out of order due to storm damage. According to Tucson Department of Transportation, a power pole snapped at the intersection of Golf Links and Wilmot roads. The intersection is being treated as a four-way stop and temporary stop signs are ...
10:51, 2019-09-26

Louisville Teen Sues Police Department Following Controversial Traffic Stop LMPD via WAVE 3 LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE 3)– A teenager is suing the Louisville Metro Police Department over a controversial traffic stop that was caught on an officer’s body-cam. Footage from August 2018 shows a cooperative 18-year-old Tae-Ahn Lea pulled from his car in west Louisville. ...
11:34, 2019-06-13

No traffic signals, no gas stations: How motorists are coping with California's power outages Stoplights were out at intersections and getting gas or charging up an electric car took some planning. But overall, the outages weren't a commuting disaster        ...
05:17, 2019-10-11

"Tughlaqi Diktat": Madhya Pradesh Transport Minister On Traffic Penalties "Tughlaqi farmaan (diktat)." That's how a Madhya Pradesh minister who holds the transport portfolio described the centre's steep hike in fines for traffic offences. Several states, including BJP-ruled......
10:00, 2019-09-13

TRAFFIC: Vehicle crashes into pole in central Tucson, sends 1 to hospital TUCSON – A person with life-threatening injuries has been transported to the hospital after being involved in central Tucson crash on Monday. Police say a vehicle ran into a pole near Broadway Boulevard and Country Club Road. Details are limited at this time. Stay with News 4 Tucson for the latest u...
16:01, 2019-05-21

Traffic Alert: Oracle Road Lane Closure at Limberlost Drive TUCSON – On Wednesday, June 19, 2019, the southbound curb lane on Oracle Road both north and south of Limberlost Drive will be closed for paving work related to a private development project. This one-day project is scheduled to begin at 5 A.M. and should be complete by 5 P.M. The schedule is ...
12:34, 2019-06-18

Single-vehicle crash causes traffic signal issues in central Tucson E. Speedway Blvd. and N. Columbus Blvd./ Google Maps TUCSON –The traffic signals at a central intersection are out of order after a single-vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon. Tucson Police Department says the incident happened at the intersection of Speedway and Columbus boulevards. Minor injuries we...
23:34, 2019-07-17

A police captain was killed after a routine traffic stop ended in a shootout A Louisiana police captain was killed and another officer was wounded Friday after a routine traffic stop ended in a shootout, CNN affiliate WVUE reported....
23:34, 2019-09-21

Stricter Penalty For Traffic Violation In Centre's Motor Vehicles Bill A bill aimed at weeding out corruption, improving road safety and promote the use of more technology to regulate traffic was passed on Tuesday in the Lok Sabha with by voice vote....
16:34, 2019-07-23

Texas deputy who was first local Sikh officer killed during traffic stop Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal, the county's first Sikh officer, was killed Friday during a traffic stop near Houston. Police have charged a 47-year-old man with the killing.        ...
07:17, 2019-09-29

The Latest: Badger Springs Fire hits I-17 traffic north of Phoenix SUPERIOR, Ariz. (AP) – Authorities say the Badger Springs Fire east of Interstate 17 north of Phoenix caused traffic backups of several miles and prompted warnings from federal officials for motorists to use caution because of smoke and reduced visibility. Incident commanders posted a summary ...
21:34, 2019-06-23

Spectrum colour yoga and meditation – like being stuck inside a traffic light The effect of being immersed in deep colours is striking, but I am not sure it is the best way to relax, especially when the lights stop working properly‘I am not good at yoga” is the main thought I have in any yoga class. I am definitely thinking it today. My warrior II would have been discharged f...
13:51, 2019-08-20

Mumbai Rains Live: Road, Rail Traffic Hit Due To Water-Logging After a dry spell of 10 days, it rained through the night in Mumbai, leading to flooding in some parts of the city. The India Meteorological Department (IMD) has predicted heavy rain in the city today......
07:34, 2019-07-24

Indian city Pune hits brake on car traffic to curb pollution Extreme traffic jams and air pollution are commonplace in Indian cities. Pune, in the country's west, wants to transform its transportation system and be a role model to other places like capital Delhi....
18:34, 2019-08-07

Mississippi man David Logan beaten by cops during traffic stop: attorney An African American man was beaten to a bloody pulp by white Mississippi law enforcement officers during a traffic stop this month, the man’s attorney has claimed. But a sheriff defended the officers, saying that 28-year-old David Logan resisted arrest and that his account of what unfolded is “not e...
19:34, 2019-07-31

Russian hackers modify Chrome and Firefox to track secure web traffic Many hackers won't touch web browsers beyond exploiting their vulnerabilities, but one group is taking things one step further. Kaspersky has detailed attempts by a Russian group, Turla, to fingerprint TLS-encrypted web traffic by modifying Chrome a......
02:34, 2019-10-07

City Council could allow cyclists to follow pedestrian signals over traffic lights It’s a green light for cyclists to run red lights. The City Council will vote Tuesday on a bill that would allow bike riders to follow pedestrian walk signs rather than vehicle traffic lights. The legislation, which zoomed through the council’s Transportation Committee Monday and could go into effec...
05:17, 2019-07-23

Rajasthan, Gujarat Wary Of New Traffic Rules, May Dilute Tough Penalties The centre's new law imposing hefty fines on traffic violations has worried the states. Both Congress-ruled Rajasthan and BJP-ruled Gujarat, are looking for ways to lighten the rules that now call for......
17:51, 2019-09-02

Cops To Wear Body Cameras To Catch Traffic Rule Violators The amended Motor Vehicles Act came into effect on Sunday. Traffic rule violators are now paying heavier fines for offenses like jumping red lights, wrong parking, over speeding, driving while drunk......
09:51, 2019-09-03

NYPD hunt gunman who fired on police officer at a traffic stop Police are searching for a would-be cop killer they say opened fire, striking no one, after they pulled him over for a routine car stop for non-working brake lights at 1:30 a.m. Saturday in Jamaica, Queens. The suspect, accused of fleeing on foot while popping off three shots — is Willie Smit...
15:51, 2019-06-02

The Benevolent God-King of Traffic Exists and Here He Is Fixing Virtual Gridlock on YouTube America’s infrastructure is broken. Part of that is because we refuse to maintain it, but a large part is because it wasn’t designed correctly to begin with. I mean, why worry about something as silly as “traffic management” when it’s much easier to just plow straight lines with our highways everywh...
19:34, 2019-07-04

Cops Intervene After Amazon's 'Mrs. Maisel' Promotion Is So Good, It Stops Traffic Amazon’s latest promotion for its Emmy-nominated comedy The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel—dialing back prices around Los Angeles to reflect the show’s 1959 setting—proved so popular that police had to temporarily shut it down Thursday, according to a local ABC affiliate.Read more......
15:34, 2019-08-16

Nitin Gadkari Inaugurates Underpass To Decongest Traffic To Delhi Airport To decongest traffic to IGI Airport, Highways Minister Nitin Gadkari Friday inaugurated a three-lane underpass at Parade Road junction near Manekshaw Centre on NH 8 in New Delhi....
20:34, 2019-07-12

Rattlesnake, uranium, and whiskey found in stolen car during Oklahoma traffic stop Police in Oklahoma say they found a rattlesnake, radioactive powdered uranium and an open bottle of Kentucky Deluxe whiskey during a traffic stop.        ...
19:51, 2019-07-12

£1bn Silvertown tunnel will slash Blackwall traffic and air pollution, say transport chiefs The new Silvertown tunnel under the Thames will "effectively" eliminate congestion and slash air pollution around London's worst road bottleneck, transport chiefs said today....
14:00, 2019-05-30

Libya’s Mitiga airport halts air traffic after missile strike: authorities The Libyan capital Tripoli's Mitiga airport halted air traffic on Sunday after the facility was struck by missiles, according to a post on the airport authorities' Facebook page....
21:34, 2019-07-07

Florida man had baby alligator in front seat during traffic stop, police say A Florida man who was found in possession of illegal drugs during a traffic stop also had a baby alligator bound with tape in his passenger seat, authorities said....
19:34, 2019-07-07

Heavy Cost For Traffic Violations In Motor Vehicles Bill: 10 Points A bill that proposes tougher penalties and heavy fines for road violations is a step away from becoming law after it cleared the Rajya Sabha on Wednesday. Though it was already cleared by the Lok......
06:17, 2019-08-01

Persian Gulf tanker incidents could cut traffic, raise shippers’ costs: experts On Friday, Iran seized a British-flagged oil tanker in the narrow passageway that carries one-fifth of the world's crude exports and a second Liberian-flagged ship was briefly detained....
02:17, 2019-07-21

Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard whizzes through NYC traffic on Bird electric scooter Star Mets pitcher Noah Syndergaard took the future of the franchise into his hands Thursday — whizzing through the streets of Manhattan on a Bird electric scooter with just his ponytail for head protection. The 6-foot-6, Texas-born pitcher flashed a grin as he cut across lanes of traffic on bu...
03:34, 2019-09-06

Fake Cop Wore Body Armour, Gun Belt, Then Luck Runs Out At Traffic Stop A Virginia man was charged with impersonating a police officer after a Maryland State trooper spotted him attempt a traffic stop on Interstate 695 near Baltimore on Saturday, police said Sunday....
05:34, 2019-06-17

Jeffrey Epstein's long-shot bid to get bail for child sex traffic case just got even tougher Jeffrey Epstein wanted to be released on bail with a promise to personally pay for security to monitor the former friend of Presidents Donald Trump and Bill Clinton. That may be doomed by a new appeals court ruling....
06:34, 2019-08-02

How Google Maps uses machine learning to predict bus traffic delays in real time Google Maps uses machine learning to create bus delay forecasts to tell people in hundreds of cities around the world when the next bus arrives.Read More...
23:17, 2019-06-27

Florida woman sentenced after pulling alligator from her pants during traffic stop: officials A Florida woman who pulled an alligator out of her yoga pants during a traffic stop pleaded guilty to illegally possessing wild animals and was sentenced to probation, authorities said last week....
18:17, 2019-08-18

2019 Motor Vehicle Amendment Bill: Traffic Violation Fines To Increase The Motor Vehicle Amendment Bill has been cleared by both houses of the parliament and will be used to make changes in the Motor Vehicle Act of 1988. Part of the Amendment bill focusses on increased......
18:00, 2019-08-01

Christian Yelich's home-run swing is a danger to river traffic in Pittsburgh Brewers All-Star Christian Yelich is ready for next week's Home Run Derby. There is evidence floating in the Allegheny River to prove it.       ...
08:17, 2019-07-06

119 Dismissed Cases Later, a Crooked Cop Was Arrested for Planting Drugs During Routine Traffic Stops A former sheriff’s deputy in Florida has been arrested and unceremoniously dismissed after an investigation uncovered his penchant for pulling over drivers for minor traffic violations and planting drugs inside of their vehicles....
08:51, 2019-07-12

Odisha MLA Tells People To Obey Traffic Rules, Fined For Illegal Parking An MLA from Biju Janata Dal (BJD) was fined Rs 500 for violating traffic rule in Odisha capital Bhubaneswar. Ananta Narayan Jena, MLA from Bhubaneswar, was fined for parking his car illegally at a......
05:00, 2019-09-09

New Traffic Fines Are "Anti-People": Samajwadi Party Chief Akhilesh Yadav Samajwadi Party (SP) chief Akhilesh Yadav this morning slammed the centre for imposing steep penalties on commuters under the amended Motor Vehicle Act 2019....
12:00, 2019-09-12

Hyundai’s solution for navigating traffic-clogged cities: mounting an electric scooter on your car Hyundai, one of the world’s largest automakers, is exploring adding e-scooters to their vehicles. The company has released an e-scooter prototype that is charged using electricity produced while driving....
18:00, 2019-09-05

Hydrogen-powered flying vehicle touted as Southern California traffic tonic Developers of a multi-rotor hover craft billed as the first flying vehicle to be powered by hydrogen fuel cells unveiled a full-scale model on Wednesday in Southern California, in a show-and-tell that raised some eyebrows but never left the ground....
04:51, 2019-05-30

Florida police officer pulled along at 60 miles per hour during traffic stop gone wrong (WESH/NBC News) Dramatic body camera footage shows a Florida police officer being dragged after a traffic stop gone wrong. Orlando Police say Zavier Askew, 25, took off from a traffic stop after the officer spotted marijuana in his car with the officer holding on. According to officials, the suspect...
14:51, 2019-06-20

Zebra shot dead after escaping from circus in Germany, causing traffic accident A runaway zebra was shot dead on a highway after bolting from a circus in Germany on Wednesday and caused a traffic accident in addition to "property damage," according to officials....
02:00, 2019-10-04

Watch: Woman uses traffic cone to clear drain on flooded New York road A New York driver who found her path blocked by a flash food armed herself with a traffic cone and cleared the clog causing the road to fill with water....
22:51, 2019-07-23

Texas deputy who wore Sikh turban and beard on the job killed during traffic stop Deputy Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal, left, was killed Friday in Texas. He is seen here with former Sheriff Adrian Garcia of the Harris County Sheriff’s Office. Harris County Sheriff’s Office) A Texas deputy who drew national headlines when he was allowed to grow a beard and wear a turban on th...
19:17, 2019-09-28

Black Man Charged With Attempted Murder After Being Shot by a Police Officer During Traffic Stop For black men throughout the country, getting pulled over by the police is one of our biggest fears—if not our greatest source of anxiety. But to be charged with attempting to murder a police officer after what should’ve been a routine stop is something none of us could ever foresee coming....
04:17, 2019-07-02

Texas officer who made headlines for his turban and beard killed in traffic stop Sandeep Singh Dhaliwal was one of the first to wear the traditional Sikh articles of faith as part of his uniformA Texas police officer who made headlines for being one of the first to wear traditional articles of faith as part of his uniform was killed during a routine traffic stop on Friday.Sandee...
19:17, 2019-09-28

Offering Gas at 30 Cents Per Gallon, a Marvelous Mrs. Maisel Promotion Causes Traffic Chaos in Los Angeles A city-wide promotion in Los Angeles for a popular Amazon television series caused chaos when drivers lined up for hours to cash in on 1950s gas prices. Amazon partnered with nearly 30 businesses to roll back prices Thursday in honor of the show “The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel,” set in the &#...
05:34, 2019-08-17

What is a smart motorway? Speed cameras, traffic management and hard shoulder use explained Tips & advice 20 Aug, 2019 Less than half of drivers are aware of where to pull over safely when driving on a 'smart' motorway. Here's everything you need to know......
18:51, 2019-08-20

LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Damaged Light Poles Close Portion Of Versailles Road LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18)– The right lanes of Versailles Road between Mason Headley Road and Village Drive are blocked in both directions due to four damaged light poles. Avoid the area if possible. Crews have not said how long it will take to clean up the area. No injuries have been reported. T...
14:17, 2019-06-18

America's Largest City Says it will Enforce Traffic Laws for Three Weeks, All Other Times the Purge People keep dying all over New York City, as lax traffic enforcement has helped contribute to a wave of cyclists being hit by cars. To bring the United States’ largest city back into the general realm of a vehicle-driving society, the New York City Police Department has announced it will enforce som...
03:17, 2019-07-03

Drivers, you're merging all wrong: Being polite is causing traffic jams, experts say Stop merging early. The 'zipper merge' is the most efficient method that drivers can use, AAA says. Here's how it works.       ...
04:17, 2019-07-24

China Telecom Swallows Huge Amount of European Mobile Traffic For Over Two Hours For more than two hours on Thursday, one of China’s largest internet providers forced a huge chunk of European mobile traffic to be rerouted through its own servers.Read more......
06:00, 2019-06-08

State trooper shoots machete-wielding man ‘multiple times’ during traffic stop A Pennsylvania state trooper had to shoot a man “multiple times” on Friday morning during a routine traffic stop after he attacked the cop with a machete, officials said. “Very scary situation,” recounted one officer, who spoke to The Patriot-News. The incident unfolded at th...
23:34, 2019-05-24

TRAFFIC ALERT: serious injury multi-vehicle crash shuts down intersection on eastside TUCSON – A multi-vehicle collision has shut down the intersection at S. Kolb and E. Escalante roads. According to the Tucson Police Department, serious injuries were sustained in the accident. TRAFFIC ALERT The intersection of S. Kolb Rd & E. Escalante Rd is completely shut down due to a mu...
19:34, 2019-06-27

NASA Invites Media to Drone Traffic Testing in Corpus Christi, Texas As NASA continues the final stage of testing for its Unmanned Aircraft Systems Traffic Management (UTM) platform, the agency is inviting media to Corpus Christi, Texas, on Thursday, Aug. 15, to learn more about what it takes to fly drones safely in urban areas....
10:00, 2019-08-10

The business of scaring: Halloween drives massive traffic, sales at theme parks Halloween events have become incredibly popular with guests both in the U.S. and abroad, often padding the bottom line for theme park operators like Disney, Universal, Six Flags and more....
16:34, 2019-10-05

Okta's DynamicScale helps apps and websites handle huge traffic bursts Okta's new offering supports up to 500,000 authentications per minute, while developers will be able to validate performance at 5X to 1,000X their existing API rate limits....
13:00, 2019-10-10

Corey Johnson criticizes 14th Street car ban, citing concerns about spillover traffic Corey Johnson is throwing the city’s 14th Street car ban under the bus. The City Council speaker on Monday took the side of his constituents who are fighting the city’s plan to speed up buses on the street by nixing cars, telling WNYC he shares their concerns about spillover car traffic ...
20:51, 2019-08-12

Vessel traffic halted on Beaumont, Texas Ship Channel -U.S. Coast Guard Ship pilots stopped moving vessels along the Beaumont, Texas, Ship Channel due to severe weather caused by Tropical Storm Imelda, said the U.S. Coast Guard on Thursday....
17:34, 2019-09-19

Texas officials deny withholding video of Sandra Bland traffic stop Bland, 28, was found dead in a police cell in 2015 three days after being stopped by a white state trooperTexas authorities have denied withholding a cellphone video of a confrontational traffic stop involving Sandra Bland, a 28-year-old black woman who was found hanged in a jail cell near Houston i...
20:17, 2019-05-25

Bike to Work Week: Are e-bikes the answer to health, traffic and environmental issues? E-bike sales are booming while regular bikes aren't doing to hot. Trek says its the company's fastest growing segment.        ...
15:01, 2019-05-21

Judge lets Jeffrey Epstein file financial disclosure under seal for sex traffic bail bid Defense lawyers said they feared that information in the financial disclosures would further fuel a media frenzy about the case against Epstein, a former friend of President Donald Trump and Bill Clinton....
17:34, 2019-07-12

TRAFFIC: Valencia Rd final pave, left turn, lane restrictions start Monday TUCSON – Final paving operations on Valencia Road west of Kolb Road are scheduled to begin on Monday, according to Tucson Department of Transportation. Crews are expected to begin paving at 5:30 a.m., each day until Wednesday. There will be intermittent travel lane restrictions on both eastbound and...
21:17, 2019-06-14

After deadly N.H. biker crash, thousands of out-of-state traffic notices found untouched by Massachusetts RMV Tens of thousands of notifications detailing traffic incidents that Massachusetts drivers compiled in other states have been sitting untouched.        ...
23:17, 2019-07-02

Danish City embraces historic roots by replacing traffic lights with images of vikings A Danish city is certainly embracing its heritage by changing the pedestrian crossing traffic lights to reflect it’s viking roots.        ...
06:34, 2019-08-28

Jeffrey Epstein accusers watch him plead not guilty, be ordered held in sex traffic case Wealthy financier Jeffrey Epstein was ordered held without bail pending a July 15 detention hearing as he pleaded not guilty to charges of sex trafficking dozens of underage girls....
21:51, 2019-07-08

Border Patrol agent wounded, suspect killed in Texas traffic stop shooting A Border Patrol agent was shot and injured Friday night while conducting a traffic stop near the Texas-Mexico border and another agent shot and killed the gunman, authorities said Saturday....
14:17, 2019-09-15

TRAFFIC ALERT: serious collision involving pedestrian closes northbound Oracle Road at Magee TUCSON – Northbound Oracle Road is closed at Magee road due to a pedestrian being struck. The victim is in stable condition and was not in a marked crosswalk. The driver involved stayed on the scene and is cooperating with investigators. According to Oro Valley Police Department, traffic diver...
14:51, 2019-06-20

Impossible Whopper boosted Burger King’s foot traffic by double digits: report Burger King’s plan to roll out a meatless Whopper nationwide could help boost sales by double digits, new data shows. After just 29 days of testing the plant-based Impossible Whopper in 59 eateries in the St. Louis area, the fast food giant saw foot traffic pop by 18.5 percent, according to inMarket...
23:17, 2019-05-28

Woman gives birth on side of road after hitting rush-hour traffic en route to hospital The couple was headed toward Burnley Birth Center in East Lancashire, England, but Brooke said her birth plans quickly turned into “the most undignified thing ever.”...
18:00, 2019-09-30

Georgia cop holds on to suspect's vehicle as he's dragged onto freeway after traffic stop, video shows A police officer is recovering from injuries after he was dragged and half of his body was left hanging out of a fleeing driver's vehicle on Thursday following a routine traffic stop in Georgia....
17:51, 2019-08-03

Trailblazing Texas deputy who was first local Sikh officer 'ruthlessly' killed during traffic stop Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal, the county's first Sikh officer, was killed Friday during a traffic stop near Houston. Police have arrested Robert Solis.        ...
07:17, 2019-09-29

Mount Everest's historic climbing season ending after deaths, traffic jams of climbers Mount Everest blogger Alan Arnette wrote Thursday that one of the last known teams turned around during their summit attempt because of bad weather.        ...
16:34, 2019-05-31