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Maryland Awards $3.1 Million For Expanding Bike Routes

The state of Maryland is spending $3.1 million to expand and improve bicycling opportunities.


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Man On Bike Punches Woman, Takes Phone In D.C.

Authorities say a man on a Capital Bikeshare bike punched a pedestrian in the face and snatched her iPhone away on a busy Capitol Hill street.


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PeoplExpress Files US Operating Application, Aims For Summer Take Off

Low-cost carrier PeoplExpress Airlines Inc. says it aims to start flying by late summer.


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Airline Fined $900,000 For Lengthy Tarmac Delays

American Eagle Airlines had tarmac delays of more than three hours on 15 flights arriving at O’Hare International Airport on May 29. A total of 608 passengers were aboard the delayed flights.