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LAC-MÉGANTIC, Quebec, Aug 19- The Canadian government did not adequately audit the rail firm at the center of the Lac-Mégantic crude tanker disaster that last year killed 47 people, an independent federal agency said on Tuesday, as it called for tougher scrutiny of the rail industry.
LONDON/ HELSINKI/ COPENHAGEN, Aug 19- Team Niinivirta, a Finnish family-run transportation firm, turned 60 this year, but its third-generation managers now don't know if the business will see Christmas, because of Russia's new ban on European food imports.
Looking at signals of a recovery from the rail and transport industry, with Jason Seidl, Cowen & Co.
LONDON, Aug 19- Cheap natural gas is starting to revolutionise traffic on U.S. roads, cutting bills for some of the country's heaviest fuel users while reducing carbon emissions and other pollution.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau looks at how the air travel congestion and pricing will change over the next 25 years.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau looks at the future of congestion in the United States. LeBeau says between now and 2035 anther 10 million vehicles will be added to the American roads.
WASHINGTON— Washington may be a sea of dysfunction, but the current Congress is offering a few reminders about how a bill becomes a law: compromise. However, when it came to improving veterans' health care, overhauling job training programs, authorizing water projects and "unlocking" cellphones for use in other networks, Congress managed to get the job done.
CNBC contributor Herb Greenberg thinks Tesla has stretched earnings quality. Phil LeBeau, provides perspective.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau looks at what vehicles will dominate the roads 25 years from now.
Former General Motors executive Bob Lutz shares his vision for the future automobile: a self-driving, battery-powered machine.
How travel and transportation as we know it could change in the next 25 years.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau and the "Squawk Box" crew discuss the future of aviation.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau looks ahead 25 years to what flying an airplane might be like for customers.
CNBC's Robert Frank reports the top cars sold at this weekend's Pebble Beach auction were mostly Ferraris.
GRAPEVINE, Texas— Light rail service at Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport began Monday with the first train officially arriving to link travelers to downtown Dallas.
HARRISBURG, Pa.— Pennsylvania's middle class is getting a lot of attention from the gubernatorial candidates, especially on the subject of taxes, but the TV campaign messages are typically vague and sometimes just plain wrong.
BOSTON— Federal authorities should consider further restrictions for electronic cigarettes on planes, airport officials said after one of the devices apparently started a small fire that forced passengers to briefly evacuate a plane last weekend.
PITTSBURGH— Ride-sharing company Lyft has satisfied insurance and other requirements to begin operating temporarily in the Pittsburgh area.
Elio Motors wants to revolutionize U.S. roads with its tiny car, which is the same length as a Honda Fit but half the weight. Phoenix- based Elio plans to start making the cars next fall at a former General Motors plant in Shreveport, Louisiana.
WASHINGTON/ CALGARY, Aug 14- Thousands of oil train tankers soon to be deemed obsolete in the United States are unlikely get a second life in Canada's oil sands industry, undercutting a U.S. government forecast that the costly cars will continue in use in the energy sector.