Recent Articles (page 24)


TECO Moves Beyond Tourism: Could it Make Rush-Hour Easier to Manage?

Thanks to the Hillsborough Area Regional Transit Authority’s newly launched six-month pilot program, the TECO streetcar will now run from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m....

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  • tampa
  • Sep 28, 2016

Government Report: Could Data Show that Takata Airbags Injure Drivers Without Them Realizing It?

What if you get into a car accident and it’s the airbag — and not the crash — that cuts you? That could be the...

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  • Sep 28, 2016

Nine Mile Road Project: Staying Safe During Nighttime Construction

The Florida Department of Transportation began work this month on a two-year long, $46 million project that will widen the stretch of Nine Mile Road...

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  • pensacola
  • Sep 28, 2016

4 Big Myths About Cars and Trains

Last week in Atlanta, a train collided with a steamroller at Toonigh Road and New McEver Road. The vehicle was stuck on the track while...

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  • atlanta
  • Sep 27, 2016

Ways Banks Prevent Workers from Getting Overtime — and What You Can Do About It

After the revelation that employees at Wells Fargo opened two million bogus accounts and credit cards to meet sales quotas, eight senators are calling for...

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  • Sep 23, 2016

When I-4 Ultimate Construction Is the Least of a Motorist's Concerns

For Orlando residents who commute on Interstate 4 Ultimate, construction-related traffic jams may be the least of their concerns. Dozens of drivers claim their vehicles...

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  • orlando
  • Sep 23, 2016

5 Debunked Shark Attack Myths That Could Save Your Life

Continuous warm weather across Volusia County still drives hoards of swimmers to the local beaches. But New Smyrna Beach has also attracted a mullet migration,...

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  • daytona-beach
  • Sep 23, 2016

Child Passenger Safety Week: How to Find the Correct Car Seat for Your Child

This week is Child Passenger Safety Week, and the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has chosen to highlight car seat safety this year. Car seats...

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  • Sep 23, 2016

How to Drive Safely Around NYC

The prospect of driving in New York City can be a dreaded and nerve-wracking task. The constant traffic where you don’t move at all for...

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  • new-york
  • Sep 22, 2016

Drivers Can Help Make Walking to School Safer for Pinellas Students

Parents of children attending Clearwater Central Catholic High School in Pinellas County are worried about the lack of pedestrian safety measures on one busy county...

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  • st-petersburg
  • Sep 22, 2016

Walk for Wishes: Matt Morgan's Annual Charity Walk Returns for 10th Year

Ten years ago, our very own Matt Morgan brought a charity walk to Orlando in order to raise money to grant sick children. The Walk...

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  • Sep 21, 2016

Osceola Senior Watch Program: Could One Weekly Visit Help Stop Elder Abuse?

Senior citizens living alone in Osceola County can now look forward to weekly visits, but their visitors might not be who you would expect. The...

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  • kissimmee
  • Sep 21, 2016

Self Driving Cars: NHTSA Announces First Set of Guidelines for Autonomous Vehicles

With the race to get the first mass produced self driving car well under way, the federal government announced its first set of guidelines for...

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  • Sep 21, 2016

GM Takata Airbag News: Car Maker Asks for Recall Delay

In a move that will surprise some, General Motors has petitioned U.S. safety regulators to delay the recall of nearly one million vehicles that contain...

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  • Sep 20, 2016

Workplace Retaliation: The Most Common Forms You Should be Aware of

When employees make a valid complaint about discrimination to their employers, there are laws in place to protect them from retaliation. While some forms of...

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  • Sep 16, 2016