Transportation Department

Masters golf fans hurt when bus overturns on interstate

April 5, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) A charter bus headed to the Masters golf tournament overturned on a Georgia interstate Thursday, injuring 15 people and snarling traffic as scores of fans made the pilgrimage to one of the sport’s premier events. The bus driver was charged with driving under the influence. The bus carrying 18 passengers crashed at … Continue reading Masters golf fans hurt when bus overturns on interstate

Jersey Shore town seeks ferry to dock next to Kushner resort

LONG BRANCH, New Jersey/March 09, 2018 (AP)(STL.News) — The federal government has been advising a beach town on the Jersey Shore on plans to build a pier and start a ferry service that would speed New Yorkers to the doorstep of a resort co-owned by Jared Kushner. Kushner’s resort sits right next to the proposed pier, … Continue reading Jersey Shore town seeks ferry to dock next to Kushner resort

Government to require cars be able to talk to each other

WASHINGTON (AP)(STL.News) — All new cars and light trucks would be able to talk wirelessly with each other, with traffic lights and with other roadway infrastructure under a rule the Transportation Department proposed Tuesday. Officials say the technology holds the potential to dramatically reduce traffic deaths and transform driving. Vehicle-to-vehicle communications, or V2V, enables cars … Continue reading Government to require cars be able to talk to each other