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The more than 60 personal injury and wrongful death lawsuits filed so far in the May derailment of Amtrak Train 188 will play out together in Philadelphia and under the watch of a single judge, a federal court panel said Tuesday.
An ongoing theme in transportation is how past arrangements and infrastructure influence present day decisions. In a story today, I wrote about SEPTA's...
Uber is setting up a Breathalyzer kiosk in Manayunk Wednesday night — one of the booziest nights in the year — and will offer free rides...
NEW YORK (AP) - Chinese billionaire Liu Yiqian, who doesn't exactly struggle to afford a plane ticket, can now likely fly free, in first class, with his whole family, anywhere in the world, for the rest of his life.
NEW YORK (AP) - On a recent morning, Delta Air Lines Flight 435 pushed back early from the gate at New York's John F. Kennedy International Airport. Passengers watched the safety video and settled in for a six-hour trip.
(Reuters) - Hyundai Motor Co will recall nearly 305,000 vehicles in the United States to replace the brake pedal stopper pad, according to the National...
A discount for E-ZPass customers who regularly cross Delaware River Port Authority bridges is beginning next month, giving an $18 break to regular commuters.
A group of nonunion workers at Philadelphia International Airport will join their counterparts at airports in Chicago, Boston, New York, Newark, and Fort Lauderdale, Fla., on Thursday in a coordinated demonstration for higher wages and better working conditions.
At the end of the month SEPTA will see 85 of its managers walk out the door and into retirement. December always brings departures, said Rich Burnfield...
The ride-sharing company Uber Technologies, Inc. should be fined $49.9 million, two Pennslyvania administrative law judges recommended Tuesday, for operating in Pittsburgh prior to receiving a license.
In the days after the terrorist attacks that killed and injured hundreds in Paris, companies with major operations in France and the Philadelphia area have cautioned their employees about travel, and in at least two cases have canceled trips.
Starting Thursday morning, motorists in parts of Center City will be able to bypass kiosks and pay for parking with a mobile app that also will add more time to meters from anywhere.
American Airlines announced Tuesday that, starting in the second half of next year, it will no longer reward miles for travel based on distance flown, but rather on dollars spent in fares.
The biotech industry convention that brought nearly 16,000 biotech professionals to Philadelphia in June will be back in 2019 - a major business win for the city's hospitality industry and the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
Nurtured by a third-generation Montgomery County Christmas tree farm, a Fraser fir measuring 18 1/2 feet tall and 11 feet wide will reach national heights Friday when it is delivered to the White House.
NEW YORK (AP) - A judge said Wednesday he would not take long to rule on a motion by New York's top law enforcement official to stop the country's two biggest daily fantasy sports companies from operating following two hours of arguments in a packed Manhattan courtroom.
MBNA's intense boss deserves to be remembered
SEATTLE (AP) - Testing has pointed toward a vegetable mix from a California food wholesaler as the source of E. coli in Costco chicken salad that has been linked to an outbreak that has sickened 19 people in seven states, a Costco official said Wednesday.
GOBankingRates: Just because home delivery is available doesn't mean you should have everything shipped to your house. Here is a look at 10 of the best and worst things to have delivered to your home.
OceanFirst Bank, of Toms River, N.J., bought Renault Winery Inc. Golf out of bankruptcy last week and will operate the Atlantic County facility under the new name, Tuscany Resort, while trying to sell it, the bank said.
Crews building the Rodin Square apartment and shopping complex near the Philadelphia Museum of Art have laid the final beam of the project's frame, a milestone for one of the more prominent developments in an increasingly upscale section of the city.
Uber is setting up a Breathalyzer kiosk in Manayunk Wednesday night — one of the booziest nights in the year — and will offer free rides...
GrubHub came up with the list of most-ordered foods by culling takeout and delivery orders through its Web site during November 2014. Indian foods dominated the list, continuing a trend from last year. Another popular trend: ordering breakfast.
LOS ANGELES (AP) - That other Thanksgiving tradition - congested highways and jammed airports - is getting underway with gas prices low and terrorism fears high.