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JB Hunt Transport Services Inc. has entered into a long-term partnership with Waymo Via to advance the use of driverless vehicles for freight transportation. The Lowell-based carrier said Friday the collaboration is the next step to bring self-driving technology to its operations and customers and to deliver driverless transportation in Texas within the next few …

Austin City Assistant Manager Rey Arellano announced the top two finalists for Chief of Emergency Medical Services (EMS). The City of Austin will be broadcasting a community contribution meeting in English and Spanish featuring these finalists live tonight at 6 p.m. on ATXN.TV: https://www.austintexas.gov/watch-atxn-live. The live stream can also be seen on Cable TV Channel …

Bus services in England used by hundreds of thousands of passengers are set to be cut when emergency funding for Covid expires at the end of March, transport authorities have warned. Passengers on buses have fallen sharply from 80% of pre-pandemic levels to less than 60% since the rise of the Omicron coronavirus variant and …

AUSTIN (KXAN) – The need for affordable housing has been at the center of discussions in Austin in recent years, spurred by continued rent inflation and limited availability of housing. While some longtime residents have been forced to relocate from Austin due to rising prices, a subgroup of newcomers are struggling to access them amid …

HAYWARD (KPIX) – Public transportation around the Bay Area continues to face shortages during the pandemic. Omicron infections have sent workers home, forcing some agencies to delay service and cancel trips. “It’s tough, it’s really tough,” said Lisa Regan, a San Leandro resident who is waiting for an AC Transit bus on Friday. “I mean …

While some investors are already familiar with financial metrics (hat tip), this article is for those who want to learn more about return on equity (ROE) and why it is important. As a learning-by-doing, we’ll take a look at the ROE to better understand Air Transport Services Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATSG). Return on equity or …

A Cabify taxi car is seen through a car window in Malaga, southern Spain, August 3, 2018. REUTERS / Jon Nazca Register now for FREE and unlimited access to Reuters.com Register MADRID, January 4 (Reuters) – The Cabify ridesharing app, one of Spain’s few “unicorn” tech startups, risks losing ground to foreign rivals such as …

As residents of San Diego County prepare to say goodbye to 2021, there are a few things to be aware of regarding New Years Eve. From what services are still available to extended and even free transit, here are some changes brought Friday for the celebrations. Free transportation San Diegans will have options to return …

Alisa Pyszka, president of Bridge Economic Development, will challenge Metro Council president Lynn Peterson next year. Pyszka, 50 years old, held various positions in the private and public sectors in planning and economic development since moving here from Kansas in 1996. Most recently, she was a senior consultant for a period of five years Global …

Train-Bus hybrid public transport vehicles in service in Japan A fleet of buses that can also be used as trains has started providing public transport services in Japan. The train-buses called DMV (Dual-Mode Vehicle), which stands for dual-function vehicle, can run on both rail and road. The midibus-sized DMVs, which began serving Tokushima province in …