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Millar: Transit terror threat remains

American Public Transportation Association President William Millar is calling on Congress to increase transit security funding.

Trailways union employees bused to meet reps

More than 5,000 Trailways union employees in Pennsylvania were bused to the state capital in Harrisburg on Tuesday to meet and rally in person with their state representatives.

Veolia, SmartDrive partner on high tech camera systems

Veolia and SmartDrive Systems have teamed up to install SmartDrive safety and eco-driving technology in more than 5,000 Veolia Transportation-operated vehicles nationwide.

Chicago tour bus driver charged with DUI in fatal accident

Chicago tour bus driver David Soto, 47, was charged with aggravated DUI in the death of 26-year-old Justyna Palka.

FMCSA unveils measures to improve bus passenger safety

The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration has unveiled new measures to improve existing standards for bus passenger safety.

Joint venture close for Double Coin, Michelin, CMA

Double Coin Tires and the Chinese Manufacturers Alliance have signed a memorandum of Understanding with Michelin to create a joint venture to produce Warrior-brand tires.

FMCSA: Survey shows bus drivers snapping seat belts

The latest Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration survey shows 78 percent of commercial bus and truck drivers wore safety belts while operating behind the wheel last year.

Fuhgettaboudit! Brooklyn pizza bus tour a hot ticket

Tripadvisor, a travel destination website, has named “A Slice of Brooklyn Pizza Tour” the number one tour of the New York Borough.

Accused texting driver prohibited from operating buses

A Turnbull, CT woman accused of sending and receiving more than 1,000 text message from April to May 2010 while driving a bus for special-needs children had been barred from driving a bus.

Homeless man uses bus after bank robbery

Tampa, FL police arrested 27-year-old Elmer McGuirt on Thursday after he allegedly robbed a Wachovia bank and made his getaway on a public bus.