D.C. transit officials have known since 2017 about a safety defect in its 7000 series cars that caused a derailment last week.
An Anonymous Jokester Installed a 'Merge Simpson' Sign Near a Portland Interstate. City Killjoys Took It Down.
The Portland Bureau of Transportation said that the sign was a safety hazard and therefore had to go.
Do we really need the state to step in over an unfortunate tragedy?
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A Study Finds That Crash Injuries in 5 States Rose After They Legalized Marijuana Use but Not After They Allowed Marijuana Sales
Adding to the puzzle, another study from the same organization found "no increased crash risk" associated with cannabis consumption.
And it's easier to distribute than the current vaccines, which require ultra-cold storage.
Safety Investigators Confirm the 'Kobe Bryant and Gianna Bryant Helicopter Safety Act' Wouldn't Have Prevented the Fatal Crash That Killed Lakers Legend
The National Transportation Safety Board has confirmed that a costly terrain warning system lawmakers wanted to mandate in response to Bryant's death would have been a non-factor in the accident that killed him.
Regulators haven't kept up with the times when it comes to the changing nature of ventures into space.
"Ensure all sledding equipment is in good condition, with no cracks or sharp edges."
While these laws are intended to save children's lives in the event of an accident, Nickerson and Solomon argue that the effect on birthrates is much bigger.
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States should stop treating sober cannabis consumers as public menaces.
A new working paper argues that car seat laws are discouraging moms from having a third child.
"My mask protects you, your mask protects me"
Cheap accurate testing would enable the safe reopening of the U.S. economy.
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From doxxing people with the new coronavirus to making diagnosed and suspected patients wear ankle monitors, some states are taking all the wrong steps to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Restrictions on takeout cocktails, telemedicine, hand sanitizer, and plastic bags are among the rules being chucked aside in a crisis.
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After a State-Authorized Medical Marijuana Patient Had an Epileptic Seizure and Crashed Her Car, Police Arrested Her for Driving With 'Marjuana in Her System'
The case illustrates the injustice and irrationality of Pennsylvania's "zero tolerance" approach to stoned driving.
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Under Chinese authoritarianism, they'll have neither.
Sober Cannabis Consumers in Utah Already Can Be Convicted of Stoned Driving. This Legislator Thinks the Law Is Too Lenient.
His bill would authorize felony prosecutions of drivers with THC in their blood even when they are not impaired.
"Any platform he is provided...creates more space for right-wing extremists to escalate their attacks on our communities."
They worry that letting speech flourish in the rest of the campus will make "students feel unsafe and unwelcome."
To state Rep. Jillian Gilchrest, “Raising women up” apparently means depriving them of employment opportunities.
The toy company allegedly failed to test its miracle cure for cranky baby syndrome.
The researchers found no statistically significant relationship between testing positive for THC and contributing to accidents.
New York legislators also are taking another shot at legalization.
A mom reflects on her experience parenting in the age of fear.
These citizen meter maids would be empowered to ticket drivers for parking in bike lanes
Intelligent Speeding Assistance raises practical and privacy concerns.