The governor hopes sleep apnea screenings will help combat drowsy driving.
"I told them I was a conductor, so I must conduct... and somehow they bought it."
Not that I wouldn't have done it too. I was walking the other night along the edge of the Harlem River, at or near where
Long pieces of electrified "third" rail skewered the Mercedes and pierced the first two train carriages as a gasoline-fueled
* Investigators search for clues about lead-up to crash (Adds details of crash from NTSB press conference, identities of
Associated Press writers Jennifer Peltz, Ula Ilnytzky and Meghan Barr in New York; Joan Lowy in Washington; and Michael Kunzelman
“A few seconds after that first impact, the explosion happened. and I felt the shockwave from the explosion," said Hodge
The extraordinary public transit system operated by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority (MTA) is the lifeblood of New York's 24-hour-a-day economy.
U.S. Senator Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) was nearly hit by an Amtrak train on Friday -- during a press conference about the importance of commuter rail safety.
Blumenthal, who appears to laugh off the mishap in the video footage, released data Friday on the staggering fines incurred