Yale paid out thousands in parking tickets in 2018
NEW HAVEN, Conn. (AP) — In 2018, Yale University's drivers ignored parking meter limits, parked in bus stops, no-standing zones and on sidewalks, resulting in bills from the city totaling...
Indonesia’s first subway opens in its gridlocked capital
JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's long-awaited first subway opened Sunday in the country's capital with the aim of relieving crippling traffic gridlock in Southeast Asia's biggest...
GORMAN, Calif. (AP) — Authorities say several crashes involving about 50 vehicles on Interstate 5 north of Los Angeles have sent 12 people to the hospital.
Work to start to fix Interstate 93 bridge in Concord
CONCORD, N.H. (AP) — Work is about to start to fix a bridge on Interstate 93 in Concord, New Hampshire, that was hit by a dump truck.
The state Department of Transportation said the work is...
ATLANTA (AP) — A truck carrying 40,000 pounds of printer ink overturned on an Atlanta interstate, closing all lanes on an outer loop for four hours. That's 5,500 gallons (20,820 liters) of...
JOLIET, Ill. (AP) — An Illinois State Police trooper was injured while conducting a traffic stop when a motorist slammed into his squad car on Interstate 80, south of Chicago.
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A convicted appointee of former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has joined his co-defendant's appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court.
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on the blizzard that struck Colorado and Wyoming (all times local):
Three major roadways in Colorado that were shut down by a massive late-winter...
3 towns defeat measures to close town roads to ATV use
STEWARTSTOWN, N.H. (AP) — Voters on Town Meeting Day in three northern New Hampshire towns have rejected measures to close town roads to ATV use because of noise and traffic concerns.
Lamb found trotting through New York City bridge traffic
NEW YORK (AP) — A wayward lamb running around a New York City bridge briefly held up traffic before its rescue.
The animal was first seen trotting eastbound along the shoulder of Gowanus...
Wind, snow slows traffic in Salt Lake City region
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Wind and snow from a late winter storm created hazardous driving conditions in the Salt Lake City region during the Wednesday morning commute.
US 395 reopens south of Carson City after hazmat closure
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — A stretch of U.S. Highway 395 was closed for about two hours south of Carson City due to a potential threat involving hazardous materials before authorities determined...
Kentucky-Illinois bridge closed by flooding has reopened
WICKLIFFE, Ky. (AP) — An Ohio River bridge linking Kentucky and Illinois that has been closed since Feb. 22 due to flooding has reopened.
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — A federal court judge will hear motions in a lawsuit over a North Carolina law that mandates the revocation of drivers' licenses for unpaid traffic tickets even if the...
WARWICK, R.I. (AP) — A Rhode Island city councilman hopes a new traffic pattern will prevent drivers from cutting through a neighborhood to avoid a busy intersection.
DENVER (AP) — The Latest on Colorado avalanches (all times local):
Interstate 70 has reopened in both directions east of the Eisenhower Tunnel after hours of avalanche...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Connecticut cities and towns have begun registering official disapproval of Democratic Gov. Ned Lamont's proposal for highway tolls.
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NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A resentencing has been pushed back for a onetime aide to former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal.
WASHOE VALLEY, Nev. (AP) — The I-580 through Washoe Valley has reopened after being shut down by several crashes.
KOLO-TV in Reno reports that Nevada Highway Patrol officials especially icy...
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — The Ohio Department of Transportation is working to encourage drivers to stay safe and to smile.
Drivers may have seen some of the recent humorous digital roadway signs...
Major change for busy street in downtown Savannah
SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — A busy street that routes visitors into the historic heart of Georgia's oldest city is undergoing a big change.
Montgomery Street in Savannah's downtown historic...
Heavy snowfall leads to crashes, snarled traffic
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Heavy snowfall across central and southern Minnesota created hazardous driving conditions, and shut down northbound lanes of Interstate 35W north of the metro area.
CARSON CITY, Nev. (AP) — Lawmakers on Friday voiced privacy concerns over a Nevada bill that would give police the ability to check drivers' cellphones following traffic crashes.
Interstate 40 reopens after landslide, but 1 lane each way
WAYNESVILLE, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina transportation officials have reopened a portion of Interstate 40 closed when a landslide brought mud, rocks and other debris onto the roadway.
Resentencing set for former Christie aide in bridge scandal
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A onetime aide to former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie will be resentenced next month for her role in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing scandal.
Albuquerque looks to end gridlock around balloon fiesta
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Albuquerque is looking for ways to end the gridlock on city streets during the annual international balloon fiesta.
The Latest: Tennessee mudslide work may continue for weeks
VICKSBURG, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on flooding in the South (all times local):
Workers are continuing to clear a mudslide in Tennessee, where transportation officials say part...
Officials decry pace of construction on Interstate 77
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Local officials are becoming frustrated with the pace of construction on a portion of Interstate 77 in North Carolina.
W.Va. gov sends help to county with poor road conditions
KINGWOOD, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice has directed a highways agency to assess poor road conditions in a county that declared a state of emergency last year.
Landslides close portions of highways in North Carolina
BALSAM, N.C. (AP) — Landslides have closed portions of highways in western North Carolina.
Transportation officials say a slide on the westbound side of U.S. Route 74 on Sunday temporarily...
Pavement problems close I-85 southbound near Spartanburg
SPARTANBURG, S.C. (AP) — All southbound lanes of Interstate 85 near Spartanburg have been closed so crews can make emergency repairs to the pavement.
Annual seat belt enforcement planned for next 2 weeks
WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Teen drivers in Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma might see more law enforcement officers near their schools in the next two weeks.
Colorado faces meager budget in fight against ski traffic
DENVER (AP) — "Friends don't let friends drive I-70."
The tongue-in-cheek mantra is often uttered by Colorado skiers and snowboarders who frequent resorts far from the crowded mountain...
Major NJ highway shut down after tanker crash, fuel spill
MARLBORO, N.J. (AP) — A stretch of a major highway in central New Jersey remains shut down hours after a crash involving two tanker trucks.
The crash in Marlboro occurred shortly before 10...
The Latest: Ohio River bridge among roads cut by floodwaters
JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — The Latest on flooding and severe weather in the South (all times local):
A bridge across the Ohio River between Kentucky and Illinois is closing...
Rare snow dusts Vegas strip, sticks to LA-area foothills
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Winter storms in the U.S. Southwest brought snow to places it rarely falls, dusting casino marquees on the Las Vegas Strip and sticking at very low elevations on the foothills...
Pali Highway traffic to be affected following landslide
HONOLULU (AP) — Traffic on the Pali Highway bound for Honolulu will be diverted into the Kailua-bound lanes beginning Thursday after large debris and concrete fell onto the highway during multiple...
Weather-related traffic fatality reported near Manhattan
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — The Kansas Highway Patrol says 67-year-old Kansas woman died when she lost control of her vehicle because of snow and ice.
Southern California highways reopened after icy storm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Two major Southern California highways reopened Monday after ice and blowing snow forced closures that stranded hundreds of motorists, including some who spent a frigid night in their vehicles.
Latest: 2 Southern California highways reopened after storm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Latest on storms in California (all times local):
Authorities have reopened two major Southern California highways that were closed because of ice and snow, stranding hundreds of motorists overnight.
Truck incidents snarl traffic on I-91
WALLINGFORD, Conn. (AP) — Two truck incidents are impacting travel on the highway connecting Hartford and New Haven
A tanker truck caught fire early Sunday morning on Interstate 91, closing the highway near Rocky Hill. A tractor-trailer has also veered off the highway near Wallingford, taking down power lines. No injuries have been reported in either incident.
Avalanches disrupt highway traffic in northwestern Montana
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Multiple avalanches and the threat of more slides have disrupted highway traffic in northwestern Montana near the Idaho border.
Montana transportation officials said Thursday they shut down the westbound lanes of Interstate 90 for the 34 miles (55 kilometers) the highway snakes through mountainous terrain between St. Regis and the state line. The roadway reopened Thursday evening, but drivers are being warned of snowy and icy conditions.
State estimates a new highway exit could cost $37.8 million
WESTFIELD, Mass. (AP) — The Massachusetts Department of Transportation estimates a proposal to build a new Massachusetts Turnpike exit will cost between $29.5 million and $37.8 million.
Austin, San Antonio to tackle traffic congestion together
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Austin and San Antonio have teamed up to reduce traffic congestion between the two metropolitan areas, vowing to align transportation goals to manage population increases and traffic growth.
The cities' metro-area planners and the Texas Department of Transportation studied for over a year how to ease commuting within the regions, including along the busy Interstate 35 corridor.
Chicago’s Lake Shore Drive open after cracked beams found
CHICAGO (AP) — The northbound lanes of Chicago's Lake Shore Drive at the Chicago River are open to traffic again after the discovery two cracked steel beams used to support the roadway forced its closure.
Ex-Christie staffer to appeal bridge case to Supreme Court
NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A onetime staffer to former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie plans to appeal her conviction in the George Washington Bridge lane-closing case to the U.S. Supreme Court, according to recently filed court papers.
Lawyers for Bridget Kelly notified a judge last week she will petition the high court.
The Latest: Washington state braces for more now
SEATTLE (AP) — The Latest on winter weather in the United States (all times local):
Schools and universities closed across Washington state and the Legislature cancelled all hearings Monday as the Northwest dealt with snow and ice and prepared for more as a series of winter storms socked the region.
In northern Utah commuters faced icy roads and several traffic accidents were reported along the Wasatch Front.