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Summer heat causing issues for state highways  KFOR Oklahoma City

SHAWNEE, Okla. - While the summer heat may be taking a toll on your cooling bills, state officials say it is also taking a toll on some roads. The Oklahoma ...

E-tolling mandatory across national highways from December this year  Economic Times

NEW DELHI: Toll collection across all national highways in the country will be done electronically starting December 1, as per the latest directions from the ...

Protesting farmers block highways to protest cuts in financial aid  Mexico News Daily

Thousands of farmers erected blockades at 42 locations in 14 states today to demand that the government release additional funds to support the agricultural ...

More than one in three road schemes cancelled and delayed, Highways England says  The Independent

More than one in three major road projects included in an investment strategy have been cancelled or delayed. Highways England, the government-owned ...

For the second time this year, a passing train started fires along Highways 9 and 12  The Olympian

A train started six small fires along a 2-mile stretch of Old Highway 9 and Highway 12 Tuesday, according to the West Thurston Regional Fire Authority.

Congestion worsens on Twin Cities metro area highways  Star Tribune

Rush hour traffic on Twin Cities metro highways is slowing — and expected to get slower. Drivers were caught in congestion 25% of the time during the morning ...

Bump in the road: Washington's highways rank among worst in nation  KOMO News

If it feels like driving around Washington isn't always smooth sailing, some new research would back up that perception. Washington was found to have the 9th ...

‘Shocking experience’: Two vehicles reportedly hit by lightning on Alberta highways  Edmonton Journal

"We saw the flash right above us and then it sounded like we'd hit another car."

Highways England cancels or delays one in three major road schemes  AutoExpress

Highways England was meant to start 112 major road schemes between 2015 and 2020, but 39 have been cancelled, paused or delayed.

Traffic switch coming on Highway 20 through Waterloo Monday  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

WATERLOO – Continuation of the U.S. 20 reconstruction project from Iowa 21 to the Cedar River in Waterloo requires shifting traffic in the coming days, ...

ISP patrolling highways for distracted, aggressive drivers  WTHR

INDIANAPOLIS (WTHR) — Indiana State Police patrolled the roads from semis this morning. "Being up in a semi gives you a different vantage point, a different ...

TMT protests close Big Island highway, slow traffic on Oahu  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - Thirty Meter Telescope protests affected traffic on the Big Island and Oahu on Wednesday, but the interruptions were ...

An Armored Truck Spilled Thousands of Dollars on an Atlanta Highway. What Would You Do?  The New York Times

More than a dozen drivers pulled over to scoop up some of an estimated $175000 that blew out of a Garda truck on Interstate 285, the authorities said. They are ...

China's highways threaten wild camels  Science Magazine

The wild Bactrian camel (Camelus ferus) is classified as Critically Endangered on the International Union for Conservation of Nature (IUCN) Red List (1) and ...

Highway 128, the iconic Wine Country road, to be designated scenic highway  Santa Rosa Press Democrat

The speed of life slows on Highway 128 around each 25 mph bend, past ranchlands dotted with grazing cows and under canopies of dense redwood forests as ...

Ohio State Highway Patrol sets 'Move Over' law enforcement week  Richland Source

The Ohio State Highway Patrol and other members of the 6-State Trooper Project are collaborating to focus on education and enforcement of the "Move Over" ...

Fire near Nixon contained; all highways open  KOLO

NIXON, NV (KOLO)-- The Black Mountain 2 Fire is contained at 730 acres, the Sierra Front Interagency Fire Dispatch Center said Saturday. 11:54 am a.m. ...

Study: Congestion on Twin Cities freeways, highways is getting increasingly worse  Bring Me The News

Congestion on interstates and highways running through the Twin Cities metro area is trending worse. Perhaps you've noticed? While construction projects like ...

Torrential rain leads to flooding on Toronto streets and highways  CityNews Toronto

Torrential rains caused flooding on several roadways across the GTA and forced the TTC to close at least one subway station. Kipling Avenue was closed ...

Increase in traffic incidents on busy Iowa highway  KCRG

NEAR FAIRFAX, Iowa (KCRG) - A busy stretch of road is becoming more dangerous for drivers. It's a section of Highway 151 just west of Cedar Rapids.

Trucker charged in highway crash killing mom, 2 kids  ABC News

Prosecutors filed reckless homicide charges on Thursday against a Missouri semi driver for a highway construction zone crash in Indianapolis that killed a ...

The 9 Worst 'Highway Boondoggles' in the US  CityLab

PIRG's annual list of “highway boondoggles” includes nine transportation projects that will cost a total of $25 billion while driving up emissions.

Fatal crash on Highway 53 blocks traffic for more than 3 hours  WQOW TV News 18

A fatal crash overnight in Trempealeau County left one dead and one with severe injuries. It happened on Highway 53 near Dubbert Road in Whitehall.

Wildfire burns thousands of acres near Hanford nuclear site  The Seattle Times

A fire on the Hanford Reach National Monument had burned an estimated 8000 acres northwest of Richland by Thursday night, according to the Washington ...

Two people killed in five-vehicle fatal accident on Highway 46  WOAI

Two people were killed late Thursday night in a fatal accident on State Highway 46. Authorities said a five-vehicle accident happened on Highway 46 near ...

Billings pilot makes emergency landing on Idaho highway  KTVQ Billings News

KOOTENAI COUNTY, Idaho – A plane from Billings made an emergency landing on a highway in Idaho on Thursday evening. According to CBS affiliate KREM2 ...

Hot & humid; residents sound off on highway project  KAIT

A quick look at what's making news and weather headlines.

New Texas highway project could be a boon for Dallas’ inland port and freight trucks  FreightWaves

After decades of planning and discussion, freight traffic could finally have an alternative highway loop around Dallas that saves them from bottlenecks.

Forest Service seeks feedback on Highway 28 improvements  Sierra Sun

The U.S. Forest *Service* Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit announced it is currently seeking comments in regard to a joint environmental assessment for ...

Person struck, killed by semi on Highway 13 in Linn County  The Gazette

CEDAR RAPIDS — The Linn County Sheriff's Office says a person has died after being struck by a semi on Highway 13 south of Mount Vernon Road. A call at ...

Fact-checking Trump's false US history lesson on debt, tariffs and building highways with 'CASH'  CNN

Arguing in favor of his tariffs, President Donald Trump claimed on Twitter Sunday that the US had "no debt" and "a big system of tariffs" when it built "everything ...

Police: Hot Air Balloon Makes Emergency Landing on Highway Shoulder in Winters  KTXL FOX 40 Sacramento

WINTERS -- A hot air balloon made an emergency landing Friday morning on a highway shoulder in Winters, police say. According to the California Highway ...

Deadliest highway in every state  CBS News

These are the highways with the highest rate of fatal crashes.

One person killed after being struck by semi-truck along Highway 13  KCRG

One person was killed after being struck by a semi-truck in Linn County Thursday evening.

On July 19, 1937, the first stages of Highway 40 opened. Here's what it looked like

The Expressway Highway opened on July 19, 1937, at a cost of $3 million. The highway, which eventually would become part of Highway 40, ran from ...

Driver dies in head on crash on Highway 97 in Klamath County  KDRV

Oregon State Police say a Bend area resident is dead following a two car, head on crash on Highway 97 near milepost 197 in Klamath County.

1 Arrested After Chase, Driving Wrong Way On Tulsa Highway  News On 6

The Oklahoma Highway Patrol said a man is in jail after a chase where he drove the wrong way on both Highway 169 and the Broken Arrow Expressway.

Police investigating officer-involved shooting along Rogue River Highway  KTVL

Medford Police are investigating a fatality along the Rogue River Highway at exit 45A. The incident happened around 8:31 p. m. Thursday in Rogue River.

Ministry Of Road Transport & Highways Tells States To Incentivise EV Adoption  Car and Bike

The government of India is strongly pushing for electric vehicle adoption in the country and the Ministry of Road Transport & Highways has now issued an ...

Council to consider Coastal Highway plan  Coast News

OCEANSIDE — In less than a month, City Council is expected to decide on a project meant to completely re-vision its stretch of Coast Highway. Ten years ago ...

Brush Fire Closes Lanes Along Highway 237 In Santa Clara  CBS San Francisco

SANTA CLARA (CBS SF) — A brush fire was burning along state Highway 237 in Santa Clara, leading to the closure of two eastbound lanes Thursday afternoon ...

ATVs now allowed to cross Kansas highways  KSNT News

TOPEKA, Kan. (KSNT) – A new bill that went into effect July 1 will now allow all-terrain vehicles to cross highways at the most direct route. The only highways ...

Head-on collision near Kremmling in Grand County leaves 2 dead, highway closed for several hours  The Denver Channel

GRAND COUNTY, Colo. – Two people were killed in a head-on collision on Highway 40 near Kremmling, a Colorado State Patrol spokesperson said late ...

Highway dedications, proclamations honor firefighters killed in 2017 | Local  The Missoulian

Two men killed during the devastating fire season of 2017 are being memorialized this week in the Treasure State.

LIC offers Rs 25,000 cr credit line to NHAI for funding highway projects  Business Standard

Life Insurance Corporation (LIC) has offered a credit line of Rs 25,000 crore to the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI) for funding highway projects.

BMW, Daimler to offer self-driving cars for highways from 2024  The Philadelphia Inquirer

BMW AG and Daimler AG will offer cars capable of navigating on highways by themselves starting in 2024, as the luxury-car rivals cooperate to speed up the ...

Hawke's Bay state highways to be renamed  New Zealand Herald

The expressway will become State Highway 2 to reduce confusion.

10 Haunted Highways That Will Make You Want To Drive Faster  TheTravel

Keep your eyes peeled when traveling because you just might be cruising on one of these haunted highways!

Five injured in three-car crash near Rhinelander; Highway 8 closed  WJFW-TV

RHINELANDER - A three-car crash Thursday morning near Rhinelander sent five people to the hospital and completely blocked traffic on Highway 8.

Highway 6: Fair Bluff works to move forward after hurricanes with new town hall, police headquarters, and visitor center  WECT

After two devastating storms, Fair Bluff has a new town hall and police headquarters; another step in the right direction in hurricane recovery.

Billings man makes emergency landing on highway after plane engine fails  KULR-TV

A Billings man had to make an emergency landing on Highway 97 after his plane started having engine trouble.

Lok Sabha passes demands for grants under Road Transport and Highways for 2019-20  Moneycontrol

A pilot project for e-highways will be built along the Delhi-Mumbai expressway to check its viability in India. According to Gadkari, this will bring down ...

Caltans breaks ground on Highway 70 safety project  Action News Now

Caltrans broke ground Thursday on a new highway safety project to improve safety on a dangerous drive on Highway 70 between Oroville and Marysville.

Fatal accident on Highway 43 leaves one dead, one injured  The Bakersfield Californian

A man is dead after witnesses say he was driving recklessly on Highway 43 Wednesday.

India Plans To Set Up Electric Highway On Upcoming Mumbai-Delhi Expressway  Inc42 Media

In a step towards India's electric mobility dreams, govt will set up a pilot project of electric highway in the next two-three years.

Highway 33 in Portage now open after trailer carrying 80000 pounds of steel broke in half  Portage Daily Register

A truck carrying 80000 pounds of steel coils through Portage broke in half Thursday afternoon, forcing police to close a main thoroughfare for several hours.

Bicyclist fatally struck by truck on Highway 101 north of Ventura  Ventura County Star

At least one person was killed in a fatal traffic accident on the highway north of Ventura on Wednesday night.

DOT closing portion of Highway 14 for three nights as I-39/90 construction continues - WISC-TV3

Construction crews in Rock County plan to close a portion of Highway 14 as work progresses on the expansion project for Interstate 39/90.

Highway Patrol troopers transferred amid cheating investigation

By Cullen Browder, WRAL anchor/reporter. Raleigh, N.C. — At least five State Highway Patrol troopers have been transferred out of Wake County and into other ...

Let NCT 127 Take You On The 'Highway To Heaven'

At the heart of every NCT 127 single is confidence. That unwavering bravado has become their signature sound since their 2016 debut in Korea, and it's usually ...

Jessica Lange to Publish Photography Book Chronicling Highway 61  Hollywood Reporter

Jessica Lange is offering a new look behind her lens with 'Highway 61,' a collection of images taken along the 1400-mile highway that stretches from Minnesota ...

Creating Art from Grime, Dust and Dirt Along California Highways  The Weather Channel

Truck driver Arnulfo Gonzalez started tracing his fingers through the dirt on the back of his truck and now creates artwork with the help of Los Angeles dust.

Emergency repairs underway on Highway 2 near Nebraska City  1011now

Work is underway to repair flood damage on Highway 2 and reconnect Nebraska City to Interstate 29.

Body found in wrecked truck along rural highway

A person was found dead Thursday in a wrecked truck in a ravine alongside a rural road in the eastern San Diego County highlands.

Chick-fil-A announces grand opening date on Highway 96  The Tennessean

Marking its third location in Franklin, Chick-fil-A will open its Highway 96 location in mid-August.

Highway Patrol Announces Site Of Ohio Sobriety Checkpoint  Cleveland, OH Patch

Patrol Announces Location Of Sobriety Checkpoint - Cleveland, OH - The Cleveland Post of the Ohio State Highway Patrol will hold a sobriety checkpoint in ...

'Highways nightmare' has put a stop to new homes in Yatton  Bristol Post

Controversial plans to build 66 houses in Yatton have been rejected after the access route was branded a “highways nightmare”. Councillors defied officer ...

Viral Photo Captures Dog Sitting on Moving Truck on Mass. Highway  NBC10 Boston

An image of a dog sitting on the flatbed of a tow truck driving on a Massachusetts highway has caused an uproar and apparently led to the firing of the driver.

Grain truck accident shuts down highway  1011now

Ceresco, Neb. (KOLN) - According to the Saunders County Sheriff's Office, emergency crews are on the scene of an accident involving a grain truck. It happened ...

EB Highway 12 on Rio Vista bridge shut down for emergency repairs  Fairfield Daily Republic

RIO VISTA — Authorities issued a severe traffic alert Thursday night after one lane of traffic on the Rio Vista bridge was shut down for emergency repairs.

Ironbridge Power Station development plans: Traffic and highways issues among concerns

Traffic and highways issues were among residents' concerns over a blueprint for the re-development of Ironbridge Power Station.

Two killed in Thursday wreck on Highway 40 near Kremmling  Craig Daily Press

Colorado State Patrol has confirmed two fatalities in a car wreck that happened at 5:14 p.m. Thursday on US Highway 40.

Trucker charged in Indianapolis highway crash killing mom, 2 kids  WNDU-TV

Prosecutors have filed reckless homicide charges against a semi driver for a highway construction zone crash in Indianapolis that killed a woman and her ...

Project to improve Island highways  3FM

A project to improve a series of roads around the Island gets underway next week.

More Than 100 Pigs Die in Wreck on Kentucky Highway  U.S. News & World Report

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — More than 100 pigs have died in a wreck along a highway in Kentucky.

Highway 3 repairs to be completed by October

The Ministry of Transportation is advertising a contract to perform repair work on Highway 3, as well as Highways 401 and 402.

Arrest made after highways worker dies in collision with tractor under the M4 near Newport  South Wales Argus

A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving after a Newport City Council highways worker died in a collision with a…

Highway 6: Wearing the crown, sash, and evening gown is just a small part of the NC Watermelon Festival Queen's job  WECT

The pageant is one of the main events of the NC Watermelon Festival in Fair Bluff, but it's more than about beauty and grace.

84-year-old woman killed in 2-vehicle crash on Highway 312  KULR-TV

BILLINGS, Mont. - The person killed in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 312 Wednesday has been identified.

Area 51 Reality Check: Take The Extraterrestrial Highway To An Alien Nothingburger  Forbes

It may go down in history as the best internet joke ever, but it remains to be seen whether the viral Facebook event "Storm Area 51, They Can't Stop All Of Us" will ...

Rising incomes, environmentalism could have made highway construction costs more expensive, study suggests  The Week Magazine

Ever heard the one about infrastructure week? As politicians make calls to rectify the decline of U.S. infrastructure investment, a new study from Leah Brooks of ...

Officials thin trees along Amador County highway to prevent fires  KCRA Sacramento

A stretch of Highway 88 in Amador County is getting a much-needed makeover. Advertisement. The U.S. Forest *Service* is thinning out the overgrown trees to ...

Police identify pair found dead along highway in northern BC  Coast Mountain News

Woman from the U.S. and man from Australia found dead near Liard Hot Springs.

What is driving up the cost of highway construction?  Brookings Institution

The cost of building one mile of interstate highway in the 1980s was three times what it cost in the 1960s, adjusted for inflation, Leah Brooks of The George ...

Operation Grizzly Bear: State troopers to assist MPD in combating interstate shootings  The Commercial Appeal

Law enforcement officials announced on Wednesday 30 additional officers will patrol the interstate system in Memphis and Shelby County in an effort to reduce ...

Highway 10 crash injures woman  Brainerd Dispatch

MOTLEY -- A 70-year-old woman was injured at 7:50 a.m. Monday, July 15, in a two-vehicle crash on Highway 10 in Motley in Morrison County. The Minnesota ...

Florida Highway Patrol part of speeding crackdown in five-state Operation Southern Shield

You may want to ease your foot off the accelerator this week, if you're driving through Florida or four other states in the Southeast.

Fiery crash closes Airline Highway in Gonzales late Thursday night  WBRZ

GONZALES - A major accident shut down all northbound lanes of Airline Highway late Thursday night in Ascension Parish. The crash happened just before 10 ...

Boondoggle: A Texas-Sized Mess of a Highway Plan  Streetsblog San Francisco

In this year's installment of its annual “Highway Boondoggles” report, Gideon Weissman of Frontier Group and Matthew Casale of U.S. PIRG Education Fund ...

Damaged by storms, a major highway to Idyllwild is closed for the summer  Los Angeles Times

Highway 243, which leads to the vacation spot in the San Jacinto Mountains, is closed for the next several months as crews repair lanes that collapsed.

PennDOT 2020 projects include Million Dollar Highway and Berlin Plank  Daily American Online

Pennsylvania Department of Transportation officials are planning two road resurfacing projects in Somerset County for next year, at an estimated cost of more ...

Centre County highway renamed, dedicated to Vietnam veterans  WJAC Johnstown

There was a special tribute for Vietnam War veterans Wednesday in Centre County. Twenty miles of Route 192 will now be known as Central Pennsylvania's ...

Highway closures and restrictions continue in Marion County this weekend  WTHR

Highway closures and lane restrictions could cause traffic delays for your weekend travels.

America needs to kick its highway habit  State PIRGs

Like most cities in the U.S., Houston has a traffic problem. The city has the second-most expensive commute in the country, due to long trips on its congested ...

DPS identifies pair killed in multi-vehicle crash on State Highway 46  KSAT 12

Two people are dead after a multi-vehicle crash Thursday evening on State Highway 46 between Guadalupe State Park and Blanco Road in Comal County, the ...

Highways England unveils successful air quality and innovation competition entries  GOV.UK

Technology which could improve air quality in local communities by helping the way drivers leave motorways was named today as one of the successful entries ...

Fatal traffic accident on Highway 101 in Ventura  KEYT

VENTURA, Calif. - The California Highway Patrol is investigating after a bicyclist was struck and killed by a truck on Highway 101 near the State Beaches ...

Collision stops traffic on busy Grimes County highway  KBTX

GRIMES COUNTY, Tex. (KBTX)- A vehicle collision involving an 18-wheeler and a pickup truck has critically injured at least one person, according to officials in ...

Acadiana Man Dead After Crash On Highway 31

There was a single-vehicle crash in St. Martin Parish that took the life of 57-year-old Bryan Hebert according to State Police.

MD okayed Hogan's bad highway-widening plan but delayed the Beltway portion  Greater Greater Washington

In a last minute change to assuage critics, Maryland Governor Larry Hogan and Comptroller Peter Franchot approved the use of private companies to widen the ...

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