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  1. Autonomous cars loom, but the Detroit auto show goes onRead the original story

    3 min ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    The North American International Auto Show in Detroit opened to the press this week with one big question hanging in the air: How will autonomous vehicles change the industry? The answer is still unclear. In the meantime, automakers continue to put out new vehicles of all shapes and sizes, including small cars, SUVs and the all-mighty pickup truck, which dominated the show.


  2. Mountain rescuers called to save motorists in snowRead the original story w/Photo

    4 min ago | Basingstoke Gazette

    ... to wintry conditions, for a number of hours - with tailbacks said to be stretching back for six miles. SIGNIFICANT TRAVEL DISRUPTION - M74The M74 (northbound) is CLOSED north of Moffat due to the snow and a number of RTC'a Forecasters warn of "heavy ...


  3. Railway stations in south India cleanest, reveals ixigoRead the original story

    5 min ago |

    New Delhi , Jan 16 : Railways is the most popular means of transport in India that carries a daily ridership of 25+ million from across the country. Data from leading travel marketplace ixigo suggests, around 40 percent of the highest user rated railway stations on the basis of cleanliness are in the south.


  4. New Zealand doctor says 'disgusting' AirAsia uniforms are...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago |

    A New Zealand doctor has called upon a Malaysian senator to address the "extremely short skirts" worn by AirAsia flight attendants, saying the uniforms are ruining Malaysia's reputation as a "respectful" country. In a letter posted to social media on Tuesday, Dr June Robertson of Tawa, Wellington said she had felt "very offended" by the female flight attendants' skirts on her twice yearly trips to Malaysia over the past decade.


  5. These airplane 'seats' are the closest thing to your bed at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago |

    It's unusual today to find an airline that doesn't offer 180-degree recline, fully flat seats in their business and first-class cabins on long-haul flights. Even so, let's face it: sleeping well on a plane, even sleeping fully horizontal, is a challenge.


  6. Electric campervans, freight trucks and buses coming for 'clean, green' NZ'Read the original story w/Photo

    8 min ago | The New Zealand Herald

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  7. Autonomous cars loom, but the Detroit auto show goes onRead the original story

    9 min ago | Valley Morning Star

    The North American International Auto Show in Detroit opened to the press this week with one big question hanging in the air: How will autonomous vehicles change the industry? The answer is still unclear.


  8. Atlantic Canada's biggest city to look at ban on plastic shopping bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 min ago | The Chronicle Herald

    As the fight against the ubiquitous plastic shopping bag ratchets up around the world, Atlantic Canada's biggest municipality is looking to join the growing ranks of cities and countries banning, restricting or taxing single-use plastic bags. Halifax council asked city staff to examine a plastic bag ban on Tuesday, a move that would follow the lead of Montreal, where single-use plastic bags were banned at the start of the year, and Victoria, where a ban takes effect July 1. Mayor Mike Savage will also pen a letter to Nova Scotia's premier calling for a province-wide ban on plastic bags - often called "Sobeys bags" in the Maritimes regardless of their provenance.


  9. How an immigrant to Canada helped Donald Trump prove his mental stateRead the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago | The Chronicle Herald

    ... test. He recognizes the irony of his test having helped a president who kept out war refugees, promoted a Muslim travel ban, is working to end chain migration where relatives help other relatives immigrate and reportedly used crude terms during Oval ...


  10. Centre withdraws subsidy for Haj pilgrimsRead the original story

    15 min ago |

    ... so that it can be re-started in the coming years. Naqvi also stated that Muslim women in India have been allowed to travel for Haj without a 'Mehram', or a male guardian. A bilateral agreement was signed in connection with Haj 2018 during the ...


  11. At least for now, DACA recipients can reapply for deportation reliefRead the original story w/Photo

    16 min ago | Press-Telegram

    ... to urge legislators that passing the DREAM Act is still the best option. Applying for advance parole, a permission to travel out of the country and be allowed back in, is not allowed.


  12. Watchdog: Foreign groups among spenders at Trump propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | The Republic

    More than 60 groups, including foreign governments, political campaigns and business organizations, spent money at Trump-branded properties across the U.S. last year, according to a report Tuesday by a watchdog group that has long been critical of how such spending could be used to influence the president. Public Citizen, which compiled media reports and publicly available government data, cited moves by groups associated with at least three foreign governments - Saudi Arabia, Malaysia and Kuwait - to book rooms and host events last year at the Trump International Hotel in Washington.


  13. Can this project attract tourists to Fukushima?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 min ago | CNN

    ... still fighting to lure tourists back to its beautiful natural landscapes. Among the locals helping revive the local travel industry is Jun Yamadera, founder of bike share company Fukushima Wheel, based in the prefecture's capital of the same name. ...


  14. Jason Statham Developing Action Film With STX, China's Tencent PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | Hollywood Reporter

    The actor will produce and star in the project, which is expected to be set up as an official China co-production. Jason Statham has signed a deal with STX Entertainment and Tencent Pictures, the fast-growing film arm of Chinese internet giant Tencent, to co-develop an action film targeting the Chinese film market, The Hollywood Reporter has exclusively learned.


  15. DBKL to impound PPR units of habitual litterbugsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 min ago | The Star Online

    KUALA LUMPUR: The Kuala Lumpur City Hall will impound People's Housing Project units if the residents are found to have been littering or throwing any object from upper floors. Its Community Development and Urban Wellbeing Department director Wan Mohammad Ghazali Nor said DBKL had previously issued notices over the matter to all PPR residents in the federal capital.


  16. Commentary: Rescuing stranded tourists on Tioman shouldn't be a navy's responsibilityRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago |

    ... task suggests that there was little choice - possibly because most other vessels in the vicinity are unable to safely travel across raging seas. Perhaps the Malaysia coast guard's vessels were similarly ill-equipped for the mission. Rescuing 93 ...


  17. Airbus gets early 2018 jump on rival Boeing with Mexico orderRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Business Times

    The planned purchase, which entails deliveries over the next eight years, comes after the European Aerospace giant overtook Boeing last year in terms of aircraft orders, booking 1,109 against the US company's 718. "The announcement of the investment in 80 Airbus aircraft by Volaris for a total US$9.3 billion is very important," Mexican Communications Minister Gerardo Ruiz said, accompanied by Volaris executives.


  18. Strategic Insight Into the Truck-Mounted Concrete Pump Market : 2024Read the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | SBWire

    ... had a severely negative impact on a large number of industries, particularly those that include transportation and travel as a key part of their process. This is currently a primary restraint on the MENA truck-mounted concrete pump market which is ...


  19. 6 Curious City Stories To Read For Museum WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    36 min ago | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Illinois residents can get discounted tickets to some of Chicago's big museums this week. From the Art Institute of Chicago to the Adler Planetarium, various cultural institutions are offering 25 percent off admissions for Museum Week, which runs Jan. 18 to Jan. 26. Could people ever walk out of the Art Institute with a Monet in their backpack? Allow us to be your curator in this exhibit of curiosity.


  20. Arizona's Carmelite sisters erase short-term absence of religious...Read the original story

    37 min ago | The Catholic Sun Phoenix

    ... For Sr. Nidhi, these early months of service at St. Mary-Basha have fulfilled one of her life's goals. She longed to travel in the name of the Church after studying in a school run by sisters, meeting missionary fathers at church and watching her ...