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On Everest, Traffic Isn't Just Inconvenient. It Can be Deadly.  The New York Times

The reward for climbers who ascend Mount Everest is a view like none other, an expansive vista of the Himalayas from the highest point on the planet.


Holiday traffic + construction lane restrictions=40 minute delays on I-15 this weekend  Salt Lake Tribune

Heavy traffic from people escaping early for the Memorial Day weekend combined with lane restrictions from ongoing construction are expected to cause ...


Memorial Day 2019: The worst times to hit the road for the long weekend, other tips  The Tennessean

Tennesseans will join the rest of the nation this week and hit the road for the summer's first big travel weekend. Here are some things to keep in mind before you ...


In a jam: how traffic slows urban economies  Reuters

LONDON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Spiraling traffic and poor urban planning could rob developing countries of opportunities and jam economic progress ...


WEATHER-TRAFFIC UPDATE: Construction, holiday travel clog roads at lunch  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Add Memorial Day traffic to regular lunchtime construction, and metro Atlanta roads are a mess Thurs...


Weekend traffic: Expect congestion as holiday travel combines with Minnesota road work  Star Tribune

Travelers hitting the road for the Memorial Day weekend will encounter plenty of company and road construction in and outside the Twin Cities metro. Drivers on ...


LEX 18 Traffic Tracker: Injury Collision At Tates Creek/New Circle  LEX18 Lexington KY News

UPDATE: Clear. LEXINGTON, Ky. (LEX 18) – Inbound Tates Creek is down to one lane due to a multi-vehicle collision. Five vehicles are involved. The crash ...


Overturned tanker truck with fuel spill on N.J. Turnpike ramp jams traffic for miles  NJ.com

The tanker truck turned over on the Exit 10 off ramp around midnight, but the ongoing cleanup is continuing to cause traffic problems early Thursday.


US Rail Traffic Fell in Week 20 Due to Intermodal Weakness  Market Realist

US railroad companies' rail traffic volumes fell for the 17th consecutive week. On May 22, the Association of American Railroads reported that the overall rail ...


Traffic rerouted due to Bar Harbor Road crash  The Ellsworth American

TRENTON — Traffic is being rerouted around the Bar Harbor Road in Trenton as emergency personnel respond to an accident, said a staff member at the ...


Major Traffic Impacts Due To Flooding Thursday Morning  KTTS

UPDATE: Major flooding on I-44 near Phillipsburg has caused traffic to be directed off of the interstate near the 118 mile marker. Go Patrol spotters report a ...


The Cape Cod bridges are a traffic nightmare. But plans for improvement are taking shape  The Boston Globe

Just in time for the busy summer season, state officials have released a long-awaited plan to dramatically reconfigure the traffic-choked roads around the two ...


Hampton proposes changes to traffic regulations in Phoebus to alleviate congestion  Daily Press

Eliminating left hand turns at some Phoebus streets and “no blocking the box” signs are some tactics Hampton is considering to alleviate the traffic.


5 lessons from cities trying to fix traffic: What Works Next Seattle  POLITICO

Growing cities doesn't have to mean more cars. Some mayors and city councils are trying something new to reduce traffic.


UPDATE: Highway 33 closed to traffic in Baraboo as police search home for drugs  Reedsburg Times Press

A portion of Highway 33 through Baraboo was closed to traffic Thursday morning as law enforcement officers searched a home for drugs.


Semi Fire Disrupts Morning I-75 Traffic In Tampa  Bay News 9

A semi-truck fire on Interstate 75 thwarted morning rush-hour traffic in Tampa Thursday.


New footage shows tense traffic stop that led now-indicted cop to open fire on the car, killing the driver  NJ.com

The Newark man killed in a police shooting in January repeatedly ignored police commands during a traffic stop before driving away, initiating the police pursuit ...


Technology is key to fixing 3 of Louisville's worst traffic hotspots  WDRB

Change is coming, aimed at making things much better for drivers and pedestrians on Shelbyville Road, Hurstbourne Parkway and Dixie Highway.


Motorcyclist dies in crash on westbound H-1 in Aiea  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

A motorcycle crash forced the closure of all H-1 westbound lanes in Aiea this morning. A 49-year-old man was declared dead at the scene of the crash this ...


Portland metro Thursday traffic: I-5 north night freeway paving causes delays out of Salem  OregonLive

Paving on the northbound lanes of Interstate 5 between Brooks (just north of Salem) and Woodburn has begun in earnest. The work is weather dependent and ...


Southern California traffic: Causes and solutions for stress on the road  KABC-TV

Traffic in Southern California seems to be getting worse and worse. And what is all that traffic doing to us?


Federal judge denies NAACP injunction to stop Memorial Day traffic patterns  WMBF

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – The 23-mile traffic loop will remain in place during the 2019 Memorial Day weekend. U.S. District Court Judge Mary G. Lewis issued ...


Route 1 bridge project weeks behind schedule as summer traffic looms  Bangor Daily News

CAPE NEDDICK, Maine — The Cape Neddick Bridge project on Route 1 is behind schedule due to several unforeseen issues, with two-way traffic not slated to ...


Traffic cameras will stop issuing tickets for school zones in Summer  FOX 8 Live WVUE

School zone traffic cameras across New Orleans will stop issuing tickets Friday (May 24) afternoon.


Wet weather, severe traffic alerts bog down Bay Area traffic  San Francisco Chronicle

On-and-off rainfall Tuesday morning slicked Bay Area roads, prompting drivers to slow down as multiple vehicle crashes brought rush-hour traffic to a crawl in ...


Hattiesburg traffic stop leads to drug arrest  WDAM

A traffic stop by Hattiesburg police led to a drug arrest on Wednesday night.


Water main break impacts downtown Boston traffic  Boston 25 News

A water main break in downtown Boston is affecting motorists driving throught the city Thursday afternoon.


City, UF land $2M traffic safety grant  Gainesville Sun

The grant will allow the city and UF to identify high-risk intersections for improvements.


'Traffic Tuesdays': GPD's new traffic safety campaign  WNCT

The Greenville Police Department is doing several things like their new social media campaign, Traffic Tuesdays.”


Water main break continues to restrict S. Claiborne Avenue traffic  NOLA.com

Traffic on South Claiborne Avenue in Hollygrove will be restricted while workers repair a section of road damaged by a broken water main, officials said ...


KIRO Radio Traffic Townhall: Talking road rage, distracted driving, and more  MyNorthwest.com

KIRO Radio Traffic Reporters Tracy Taylor and Chris Sullivan hosted a first-of-its-kind traffic townhall Wednesday, covering everything from summer travel plans ...


Traffic delays due to storm damage  ABC 57 News

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Ind.—Multiple downed trees and power outages are creating traffic delays on Thursday morning. Cleveland Road near IN-331 (Capital ...


When and where you'll hit the heaviest holiday weekend traffic  The Daily Herald

EVERETT — If AAA's predictions pan out, a record number of drivers will be hitting the road this Memorial Day weekend, with air travel the second highest since ...


Program To Inform Parents Of Traffic Stops Goes Fully Electronic  WHMI

A program to help build accountability between young drivers and their parents is going all-electronic, according to the Livingston County Sheriff's Office.


Legislation preventing police from making traffic stop arrests could become law  KXAN.com

After multiple attempts failed, the legislative language that would prohibit police officers from making arrests during traffic offense stops might become Texas law ...


The Traffic Jam Whopper project may be the coolest/dumbest IoT idea ever  Network World

With its Traffic Jam Whopper program, Burger King uses real-time internet of things (IoT) data to deliver burgers to drivers stuck in traffic—and it seems to be ...


Multi-vehicle collision near Parks slows traffic on westbound I-40  Arizona Daily Sun

An eight-vehicle crash on the westbound Interstate 40 near Parks, Arizona has slowed traffic flowing into Flagstaff Thursday morning.


TRAFFIC ALERT: SR-429 shut down after crash involving overturned truck in Orange County  WFTV Orlando

A multi-vehicle crash involving an overturned truck shut down all lanes of SR-429 in Orange County.


NAACP condemns 23-mile traffic loop, says Myrtle Beach is on the ‘wrong side of history’  WMBF

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Representatives from the NAACP spoke Thursday about its plans to monitor the Memorial Day Bike Fest, also known as Black ...


UPDATE: Traffic backed up on I-5 near Knighton after motorcycle crash  Redding Record Searchlight

The California Highway Patrol reported that the high-speed crash was stalling traffic.


Dissolving a protein traffic jam at the entrance of mitochondria  Phys.org

Researchers from Freiburg discovered a novel mechanism that ensures obstacle-free protein traffic into the powerhouse of the cell.


Tanker crash spills fuel on I-75, slowing traffic  WRCB-TV

The crash, which involved a tanker truck, narrowed the bust roadway to one lane as crews worked to clean the spill.


Crash near Forest Avenue exit ties up I-295 traffic  Press Herald

A multivehicle crash near the Forest Avenue on Interstate 295 in Portland tied up northbound traffic during the evening commute Wednesday. The Maine ...


FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: 31-year-old died in fatal crash on US-41 at Center Rd involving SCAT bus  WWSB

VENICE (WWSB) -A vehicle crash involving a Sarasota County Area Transit bus has claimed the life of a 31-year-old on US-41 at Center Road. The roadblock is ...


I-25 traffic jams are shifting northern Colorado transit plans into high gear. But are commuters ready to ditch their cars?  The Colorado Sun

Jayne Niemann had a dream job waiting for her in Denver. The problem was, she lived in Loveland, and driving down Interstate 25 every morning for an hour ...


Van fire snarls I-40 traffic in Durham during rush hour commute  WRAL.com

A van burst into flames during the evening rush hour commute on I-40 in Durham, resulting in heavy traffic congestion.


Kokua Line: Stalling traffic not allowed unless car club has parade permit  Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Question: Is it legal for a member of a car club to block through traffic at an intersection so that the 20 or so cars in his procession can proceed unimpeded past a ...


Third gas leak this week shuts down U.S. 41 traffic in Lee County  The News-Press

A crew was installing a water line near U.S. 41 around 3 p.m. Wednesday and breached a 6-inch wide plastic gas line with a jack hammer.


Hartsfield-Jackson officials warn Memorial Day weekend travelers of traffic, crowds  Atlanta Journal Constitution

Travelers should plan ahead for heavy traffic, crowds and lines at the world's busiest airport over Memorial Day weekend, Hartsfield-Jackson International ...


New York Experiments with a 'Holy Grail' to End Gridlock  POLITICO

The first American city is about to try congestion pricing. Will it be a miracle or meh?


Car fire backs up traffic in Okatie SC  Hilton Head Island Packet

A car fire backed up traffic on U.S. 278 near Okatie Center Blvd. around 12:40 p.m. on Thursday, May 23, 2019.


Man swallowed cocaine during traffic stop, police say  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

A Madison man had to be taken to the hospital after he reportedly swallowed drugs during a traffic stop Wednesday morning, police said.


Injury Traffic Collision Near the Airport  Redheaded Blackbelt

A motorcycle, reportedly a Yamaha Sport Bike, has crashed on Letz Road in northwest McKinleyville west of the airport as of 2:14 p.m.. Traffic is impacted.


UPDATE: Crash ties up traffic on I-94; semi rollover causes gapers delay on I-65  nwitimes.com

CROWN POINT — A crash was causing delays just before 9 a.m. on westbound Interstate 80/94 near the Calumet Avenue exit, Indiana State Police said.


12 charged with traffic counts in Massena  North Country Now

MASSENA -- Village police say they recently cited the following drivers: • Paul M. Pate, 40, of East Avenue, Massena was charged with unregistered motor ...


Philadelphians vote for traffic enforcement officers, re-electing mayor  Curbed Philly

Philadelphians re-elected Jim Kenney and voted for traffic police at Tuesday's election.


New raised crosswalk slows down traffic in Kalihi and more are on the way  Hawaii News Now

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - A new crosswalk is slowing down traffic on a busy stretch of Kalihi Street. And officials say that's exactly why it was put ...


UPDATE: Traffic back to normal on I-96 in the Howell area  WLNS

Traffic was being re-routed and caused significant back-ups reported throughout downtown Howell.


Some Ocean Boulevard businesses say traffic loop during bikefest is needed  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WBTW) - Some businesses in downtown Myrtle Beach are making preparations before the traffic pattern on Ocean Boulevard changes for ...


Protesters question managing traffic near McKalla Place soccer stadium  KXAN.com

AUSTIN (KXAN) — As the process to build a soccer stadium at McKalla Place moves forward, some people protested in front of Austin FC's office Wednesday ...


New Jersey Cop Charged in Traffic Stop Shooting Death  NBC 10 Philadelphia

A Newark police officer is facing manslaughter charges as New Jersey prosecutors say he shot and killed a man fleeing a traffic stop earlier this year. The Essex ...


TRAFFIC ALERT: How to navigate I-95 detours  FirstCoastNews.com WTLV-WJXX

Emergency crews have closed I-95 in both directions between SR-200 in Yulee and Pecan Park in North Jacksonville. They have detours in place to help those ...


Two crashes disrupt traffic on Henderson strip  14 News WFIE Evansville

Two crashes happened within 45 minutes of each other Wednesday morning on the Henderson strip.


Tesla Autopilot suggests lane change into oncoming traffic  Electrek

Tesla's Navigate on Autopilot feature, which enables autonomous lane change on the highway, has suggested a lane change into oncoming traffic for a Model 3 ...


Essex: More Causeway bridge work causes one-lane traffic Thursday  Gloucester Daily Times

ESSEX — Travelers on Route 133 passing through Essex should be prepared for delays today as state crews are in town to do work on the Causeway bridge ...


Portland metro Wednesday traffic: N. Greeley Ave closed for fatal crash investigation  OregonLive

Night road construction work will close the ramp from Interstate 84 westbound to Interstate 5 northbound beginning at 10 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday nights.


Market Street Bridge reopened to through traffic after emergency personnel remove suicidal man  Chattanooga Times Free Press

Emergency personnel have successfully gotten a suicidal man off of the Market Street Bridge.


Man accused of trying to extort Las Vegas traffic court judge  Las Vegas Review-Journal

A 63-year-old man stands accused of trying to extort a judge who presided over his traffic court hearing in August, according to an arrest report. Kim Dennis ...


2 arrested in Eufaula after meth, heroin seized during traffic stop  WTVM

According to the Eufaula Alabama Police Department, 224 grams of methamphetamine, 6 grams of heroin, and weapons were seized during the traffic stop.


FIRST ALERT TRAFFIC: Major accident in Englewood has all lanes blocked  WWSB

A major accident in Englewood has caused a medical helicopter to be called to the scene on Indiana Ave. and West Langser St.


Bear causes traffic issues: The Record for Tuesday, May 21  Steamboat Pilot & Today

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 11:24 a.m. Steamboat Springs Police Department officers received a report of shoplifting at a business in the 1800 block of Central Park ...


New traffic enforcement officers to hit Philly streets  WHYY

The officers won't be authorized to carry guns or make arrests but they will be able to issue citations.


Two arrested after traffic stop in Pocahontas  KAIT

POCAHONTAS, Ark. (KAIT) - The Pocahontas Police Department made an arrest on a traffic stop May 16 that involved a gun, marijuana and cocaine, due to ...


Memorial Day 2019 beach guide: Jersey Shore tag prices, weather forecast, traffic and more  PennLive.com

Everything you need to know about heading to the southern New Jersey beaches for Memorial Day weekend, including Wildwood, Cape May and Atlantic City.


MassDOT says replacing Sagamore and Bourne Bridges needed to combat rising Cape Cod traffic throughout 2040  MassLive.com

MassDOT says overhaul to current public transportation and two new bridges to replace the existing Sagamore and Bourne Bridges are necessary in the future ...


Traffic stop outside Dover results in seizure of 360+ grams of cocaine  WDEL 1150AM

A 42-year-old man was charged in connection to a three-month drug investigation that culminated in a traffic stop just outside Dover which led to the recovery of ...


Tesla Navigate on Autopilot cut off cars and violated traffic laws, says Consumer Reports - Autoblog  Autoblog

Tesla rolled out an advanced version of its "Navigate on Autopilot" software to cars at the start of April. It allowed the cars to make lane changes completely on ...


Traffic Warning Issued Due To Tri-Valleys NorCal Night Market  Pleasanton, CA Patch

Traffic Around Tri-Valley's NorCal Night Market - Pleasanton, CA - The Alameda County Fairgrounds issued a notice about the increased traffic.


Sheriff's office steps up enforcement as traffic fatalities continue to grow  KOAA 5

COLORADO SPRINGS – For the past two years, the number of traffic fatalities in El Paso County topped all other counties in the state. The 19 deadly crashes on ...


SoCal traffic: Ride-hailing apps like Uber, Lyft may be making congestion worse, study says  KABC-TV

If you think the streets are more congested you're right. In SoCal, we spend 128 hours in congestion every year, and yes there are more cars out there. Between ...


Main Road improvement project aims to alleviate traffic  Live 5 News WCSC

Charleston County officials are working on a plan to improve traffic congestion along Main Road in Johns Island and West Ashley.


Boston traffic: the only predictable thing is that it's unpredictable  The Boston Globe

For six years, Amy Shanler knew the milestones she needed to hit to make it from Sudbury to Boston University to teach her Principles and Practices of Public ...


Deadly intersection gets approved for a new traffic light  WWSB

SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - A deadly intersection in Manatee County will finally be getting the traffic light the community has been asking for. People who live in ...


UPDATE: Interstate collisions back up traffic; no serious injuries reported  Hickory Daily Record

A large piece of tire from a flatbed truck caused a series of collisions and backed up traffic on Interstate 40 westbound in Hickory Wednesday morning, according ...


Report addresses Bayfront traffic congestion  Duluth News Tribune

Duluthians see it when traffic backs up onto Interstate 35, and Chelly Townsend hears about it. Visitors to the Duluth Entertainment Convention Center will ...


Expect traffic delays as rock slide cleanup continues through the weekend in Glenwood Canyon  KKTV 11 News

Traffic headaches on I-70 will continue for drivers through the weekend following a large rock slide.


Driver cited for marijuana following traffic checkpoint - Salisbury Post  Salisbury Post

By Shavonne Walker shavonne.walker@salisburypost.com. A Salisbury man was issued a citation Tuesday after an officer smelled marijuana during a traffic ...


Business Owners' Sales in Brownsville Impacted by Traffic Jam  KRGV

BROWNSVILLE – Recent traffic delays along Expressway 77 in Brownsville are concerning business owners in the area.


Target Q1 beats Street amid surging digital sales, store traffic growth  Chain Store Age

Target Corp. ran strong in its first quarter and the discounter is equally confident about the rest of the year. Target's investments in its physical stores and online ...


Large boat snarls Haymount traffic  The Fayetteville Observer

The boat, which was being hauled on a flatbed truck, was too tall for the area it was being driven through.


Why San Francisco Is Putting Pedestrians First on Its Main Thoroughfare  POLITICO

Legend has it that the young civil engineer who laid down the route for San Francisco's Market Street in the 1800s so enraged people with the street's unusual ...


City of SF engineer explains traffic plan during 26th/I-229 construction  KELOLAND TV

A huge construction project where E. 26th Street intersects with Interstate 229 in east Sioux Falls has impacted a lot of commutes and travel.


Traffic slows on I-80 EB at Pennsylvania line  WFMJ

Drivers traveling from Ohio to Pennsylvania on Interstate 80 might leave a little early.


Dissolving protein traffic jam at the entrance of mitochondria  Science Daily

Researchers have discovered a novel mechanism that ensures obstacle-free protein traffic into the powerhouse of the cell.


Police ID 2 killed in crash on I-265 as sinkhole backed up traffic  WLKY Louisville

Police are on the scene of a multi-vehicle crash in southern Indiana.


Someone made a big mistake with a traffic sign - 6 years ago  WBTW - Myrtle Beach and Florence SC

DARLINGTON CO., SC (WBTW) – Someone made a mistake with a traffic sign – six years ago.


TRAFFIC ALERT: Highway 90 EB at Hunt Lane to be closed through the weekend  WOAI

UPDATE at 10:45 a. m. : The San Antonio Water System announced on Wednesday morning that the eastbound lanes of Highway 90 will remain closed through ...


Collision Causes Traffic Delays On Glenneyre Street  Laguna Beach, CA Patch

Collision Causes Traffic Delays On Glenneyre St. - Laguna Beach, CA - Police reported a collision in the area of Glenneyre and Cress, Thursday morning.


Crazy commutes: Employing alternative methods to beat traffic  CBS News

Tommy Lutz's 12-mile commute from his home in New Jersey to the Manhattan offices of Google is accomplished by a foldable bicycle and then, once he hits the ...


DOT to detour traffic over East Greenwich bridge for 2 months  The Providence Journal

EAST GREENWICH — The Rhode Island Department of Transportation plans to close southbound traffic on the Shippeetown Road Bridge, over Route 95, for ...


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