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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.

Peter Pan, Greyhound launch new Baltimore/NYC routes

Beginning May 10, Peter Pan Bus Lines and Greyhound will offer eight express round trips a day between Baltimore and New York, with fares starting at $1.

Greyhound contracts for 61 Prevost coaches

Prevost has signed a contract with Greyhound for an order of 61 of its 50-seat X3-45 motorcoaches.

Negriff retiring as Big Blue Bus director

Stephanie Negriff, the director of transit services for Santa Monica, CA-based Big Blue Bus will retire in October.

North Dakota bans texting while driving

North Dakota Governor Jack Dalrymple has signed a new law banning texting while driving.

Ordained minister bus driver settles lawsuit against CARTS

A bus driver fired from the Austin, TX-based Capital Area Rural Transportation System for refusing an assignment to drive passengers to a Planned Parenthood clinic has reached a settlement with the transit agency.