Plane landing at Newark airport blows tires, skids on runway

Authorities say a plane blew tires while landing at Newark airport, sending it skidding across the runway before coming to a halt

Uber is discriminating against disabled riders, Pennsylvania lawsuit claims

A lawsuit in Pittsburgh is one of two that a national disability rights group has filed to demand better wheelchair access with Uber.

Uber is discriminating against disabled riders, Pennsylvania lawsuit claims

A lawsuit in Pittsburgh is one of two that a national disability rights group has filed to demand better wheelchair access with Uber.

Philly lays out options for Roosevelt Blvd.’s future and envisions a road remade

Philadelphia is considering some transformative changes for the famously dangerous road.

Philly lays out options for Roosevelt Blvd.’s future and envisions a road remade

Philadelphia is considering some transformative changes for the famously dangerous road.

How bad are Philly streets? One West Philly neighborhood made ritual offerings to a sinkhole.

Drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians have criticized Philly streets, but the city reports receiving about 2,100 fewer pothole complaints so far this year, compared to last.

How bad are Philly streets? One West Philly neighborhood made ritual offerings to a sinkhole.

Drivers, bicyclists and pedestrians have criticized Philly streets, but the city reports receiving about 2,100 fewer pothole complaints so far this year, compared to last.
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Malvern firm’s heavy-duty wireless chargers help Indianapolis electric buses travel farther

Momentum Dynamics will install wireless chargers to boost the mileage of electric buses in Indianapolis, which were unable to deliver the promised range in cold weather.

As changes come to Pa. Medicaid transit program, counties fear bumps in road

After 35 years, a medical transportation service available to the state’s 2.8 million Medicaid subscribers and among the largest of its kind in the nation could change dramatically -- from a county-based model to a regional one.

NJ Transit River Line returns to regular service

Service on the river line was severely disrupted late last week, after hairline cracks were discovered on wheels belonging to some of the light rail line's cars.

NJ Transit River Line service slowly returns after inspection finds wheel flaw

“Out of an abundance of caution, a comprehensive inspection is being conducted on every wheel of each vehicle which is a highly labor intensive process,” the agency said.

Philly says stores can no longer refuse to accept cash payment. But some government offices won’t be following that rule.

Weeks before Philadelphia’s historic law banning cashless stores takes effect, government offices used by tens of thousands of city residents say they won’t accept cash as payment.

Parking fines could rise as Philly tries to reduce traffic

Council also took a step toward approving a new form of car share for the city.

Cyclists celebrate opening of Ben Franklin Bridge ramp

The ramp is also designed for pedestrian use and allows the bridge’s walkway to be wheelchair-accessible for the first time.

Trump administration halts cruises to Cuba under new rules

The Trump administration is imposing major new travel restrictions on visits to Cuba by U.S. citizens, including a ban on many forms of educational and recreational travel

Opinion

Eureka! Philly discovers that enforcement works | Stu Bykofsky

When traffic laws are enforced, congestion is lessened. Why are they not enforced all the time?

Consumer advocate Ralph Nader says Boeing 737 Max is flawed and shouldn’t fly again

Consumer advocate Ralph Nader said the larger engines mounted to the Boeing 737 Max represented a design flaw and called for the plane to be permanently grounded.

Is your SEPTA Key card expiring in July? Want to transfer the balance to your new card? It won’t be easy.

July 31 is the last stop for almost 40,000 SEPTA Key cards. And for riders with a balance still on their cards, transferring that money to a new one won’t be easy.

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Donald Trump Jr., 2 former FBI leaders testify on Capitol Hill

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