NEW YORK, Dec 5- For lawyers preparing to sue over Sunday's deadly New York commuter rail accident, their success in court may depend largely on two factors: whether human error caused the derailment and if state or federal law governs railroad safety in the case.» Read More
When the cold front moves in, your car is put to the test. Which are best for the frozen tundra? Read CNBC.com's list of cars for bad weather.
*Boeing seeking tax incentives and new 8- year labor contract. Washington Governor Jay Inslee, a Democrat, called the session to seek roughly $8 billion in tax breaks, a streamlined permitting process for Boeing and $10 billion in funding for transportation improvements.
SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 7- Twitter Inc's initial public offering marks something of a coming out party for San Francisco as a technology capital, giving the city a home-grown success story to rival those of Silicon Valley to the south.
*Spain in talks with Asian airlines over Madrid flights. *Deals would help Aena sale and boost tourism to Spain. LONDON, Nov 7- Spain is in talks with Asian airlines to bring more flights to Madrid's underused Barajas airport ahead of the planned privatisation of debt-laden airport operator Aena, its industry minister told Reuters.
NEW DELHI, Nov 7- India's top iron ore exporting state of Goa hopes the Supreme Court will soon lift a year-long ban on mining but aims to rein in production to ease pressure on roads and infrastructure, the state's regulator of mining licenses said on Thursday.
Brian Wynne, President at Electric Drive Transportation Association expects electric cars to gain popularity in China.
SEATTLE, Nov 5- Boeing Co is set to build key parts of its newest jet, the 777 X, in the Seattle area providing Washington state passes legislation extending financial incentives for the plane maker and Boeing machinists approve a long-term work contract.
WASHINGTON, Nov 5- The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Tuesday issued a final rule that it said would "significantly advance" the way commercial airline pilots are trained in the United States.
Nov 4- Hertz Global Holdings Inc's quarterly adjusted profit beat analysts' estimates, helped by higher off-airport car rentals and strong performance of Dollar Thrifty, which it bought last year.
Nov 4- US Airways Group was fined $1.2 million by the U.S. Department of Transportation on Monday for not providing adequate wheelchair assistance to passengers at airports in Philadelphia and Charlotte, North Carolina.
LONDON, Nov 4- In the decade to 2013, shale gas and oil transformed the U.S. and global energy markets. Freight trucks powered by liquefied natural gas rather than diesel could become a common sight on the U.S. interstate highway system under plans being developed and financed by Royal Dutch Shell.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 31- Benchmark, the firm behind companies ranging from eBay to Twitter, is raising a new venture fund, according to a person familiar with the situation.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau breaks down the FAA rules: Anything with a cell signal is still banned, but e-readers, among other devices, will be allowed.
Despite the strong euro hitting Lufthansa's revenue, CEO Christoph Franz says the ECB should steer clear of trying to soften the currency.
*Industry seeking to avoid delays to projects worth more than $12 bln. JAKARTA, Oct 31- Work on billions of dollars worth of new roads, bridges, dams and power plants in Indonesia could soon come to a standstill unless the government takes emergency action to help construction firms cover rising production costs, an industry trade group said.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau and Derek Thompson, The Atlantic, debate domestic airline fees and why the cost of airfares has collapsed.
Airlines are finding new ways to charge for bags. CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports bag fees now bring in more than $10 billion worldwide.
Airlines are on track to collect a record $42.6 billion in ancillary revenue, according to a new study.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides insight into Consumer Reports' annual Auto Reliability Survey. The list is no longer recommending the Camry, among others.
Consumer Reports is out with its annual Auto Reliability Survey. Lou Ann Hammond, CEO of Drivingthenation.com, discusses auto brand reliability.