The case for raising the gas tax, with Carl Davis, Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy, and Chris Edwards, CATO Institute director of tax policy studies.» Read More
WASHINGTON, Feb 25- The Obama administration will look for ways the federal government could spur investment to improve infrastructure for transporting oil and natural gas supplies around the country, U.S.
US DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SAYS OIL-BY-RAIL SHIPMENTS MUST MOVE UNDER STRICTER HAZMAT CLASSIFICATION.
DEPARTMENT OF TRANSPORTATION SAYS ASIANA VIOLATED FEDERAL LAW BY FAILING TO ASSIST FAMILY MEMBERS OF PASSENGERS ON FLIGHT 214.
WASHINGTON _ Commerce Department releases new home sales for January, 10 a.m.. WASHINGTON _ House Transportation and Infrastructure subcommittee hearing on passenger and freight rail safety. MADRID _ Energy company Repsol presents fourth-quarter financial results.
BOSTON-- State Transportation Secretary Richard Davey is pressing the Massachusetts Senate to approve a transportation bond bill, warning further delays could delay critical projects.
LONDON, Feb 25- U.S. railroad operators have agreed new safety procedures to reduce the number of fiery derailments involving crude-carrying trains and cut the risk of a catastrophic explosion in a densely populated urban centre.
*Cosan's Rumo would name most of the board, have control. The planned takeover, which Cosan officials expect ALL's board and shareholders to approve, would create a new logistical giant in a country where access to cheap transportation infrastructure comes at a premium.
CNBC's Scott Cohn talks to Coast Guard Lt. Commander Justin Kimura about the deep freeze's impact on Great Lakes shipping, and he reports that the Coast Guard has nine ice cutters in the region.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports U.S. rail has agreed to slow trains carrying oil through cities, following a string of explosions.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports from aboard the USCGC Hollyhock where the U.S. Coast Guard is trying to crush the ice in the Great Lakes.
The Weather Channel's Greg Postel reports on the next 5-day forecast for New York. Expect colder temperatures next week.
Nearly 90 percent of the Great Lakes are frozen over. CNBC's Scott Cohn looks at the impact the deep freeze is having on shipping through the region.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the U.S. Coast Guard's efforts to clear a path through the frozen ice to free up billions of dollars in commerce, including shipments of iron ore, coal and grain.
Transportation Secretary Anthony Foxx urged Congress on Thursday to show "a little political courage" and come up with long-term solution to pay for roads. "Congress is going to have to show a little political courage to face this problem," Foxx said.
Spirit Airlines president & CEO Ben Baldanza, discusses the company's website, airline fees and growth strategies. "Two-thirds of our customers buy directly from our website," he says.
Feb 19- Low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines said it lost a bid for slots at Reagan National Airport in Washington that are being given up by American Airlines Group.
Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners analyst, explains how severe winter weather is impacting the transports. There may be an opportunity to buy some of these stocks at a discount, says Broughton.
Boeing will build the new composite wings for its 777X in a facility in Everett, Washington, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
The Weather Channel's Alex Wilson reports much of the New England area should expect a snowstorm.
Niranjan Thiyagarajan, automotive and transportation consultant at Frost & Sullivan, said connected cars--those equipped with Internet access--and automated driving will be the biggest trends in the automotive sector this year.