Commuting

Two Canadians Blocked Traffic On A Busy Toronto Street To Have A Ruthless Fist Fight (VIDEO)

While living in Toronto can come with some privileges, one downfall to living in the city is an immense amount of traffic that can slow down your …

Tim Hortons

Twin Peaks Tunnel closure compounds Muni driver shortage

Bus delays, always a burden for residents trying to get around San Francisco, got worse after the Municipal Transportation Agency closed the Twin Peaks Tunnel for repairs in June.<p>The shutdown of a crucial link between downtown and the west side required the agency to pluck drivers from popular Muni …

Commuter Rail

Science Tackles the ‘Right Hook,’ Biking’s Most-Feared Crash

Toronto researchers used eye-tracking devices to determine whether motorists were looking for bicycles when they turned right. Most weren’t.<p>Bicyclists know it as the dreaded “right hook”—a driver passing a cyclist on the left turns directly in front the rider while making a right turn. It’s among …

Bike Lanes

The Most Important Network For Your Career Is The One You're Ignoring

Lisa Cashmore is the Director of the Canadian Digital Media Network/Communitech. She leads a team of four that helps connect Canada’s twenty-six regional innovation hubs and acts as the network catalyst for these commercialization centers focused on helping tech companies of varying sizes scale and …

Mentoring

Crash outside parliament in London treated as terrorism

LONDON — A motorist slammed into pedestrians and cyclists near Britain’s Houses of Parliament on Tuesday and police are treating the incident as an …

Extremism

Tobacco on TV influences children, study finds

A man has been arrested after pedestrians were injured when a car crashed into security barriers outside the Houses of Parliament, Scotland Yard said.<p>…

Westminster Bridge

Our top seven most love to hate cycling jerseys

<b>We've all been there - and worn the jersey. Our top seven favourite newbie cycling jerseys you just have to own at one point during your cycling …

Cycling

Most older drivers outlive the age at which they can drive safely

Older drivers outlive the age when they’re capable of driving safely by seven to 10 years, the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety said Tuesday, but more than 80 percent of them never talk with their family or doctor about it.<p>When they do have that conversation about driving safety, the AAA found …

Traffic Safety

Which Sports Car Makes the Best Daily Driver?

People will tell you performance cars are meant for the weekend. But some sports cars can handle the daily grind.<p>A lot of people think daily-driving a sports car is a bad idea. There's less space, questionable bad-weather performance, and often times, dismal visibility. But there are some sports …

Sports Cars

Commuting and Cruising in the Kolkata Metro

Where do you get off, sir?<p>“In the morning, I get on the last coach, and during evening the first because that’s where all the excitement is,” says Soumodeep Chattopadhyay*, a 48-year-old bank clerk who lives in Belgachia, North Kolkata. “It is important to stand close to the exit door as it is the …

Kolkata

Einstein’s equivalence principle updated with a dash of quantum

New, highly sensitive experiments required to find potential violations.<p>At the heart of Einstein’s theory of gravity (general relativity) is the …

Quantum Mechanics

Trulia is building the Netflix for neighborhoods

Trulia is launching a new editorial initiative that takes you into communities where you’re considering buying. Eventually, it wants to recommend your next neighborhood.<p>“Location, location, location.” It’s an old mantra in real estate, yet digital real estate platforms have never really talked …

Real Estate

Drop the Pre-Made Salad—These Work Lunch Ideas Are So Much Better

Few things become more mundane than eating the exact same salad for lunch every day at work (trust us—we've been there). While some routines allow …

Healthy Eating

Melbourne loses title as most liveable city to Vienna after seven years

Melbourne is no longer the world’s most liveable city, slipping to second place after holding the title for seven years.Knocking Melbourne from the …

Australian News

5 NJ Counties Under States of Emergency; More Rain Ahead

More relentless storms are expected to batter the tri-state area Tuesday, a day after torrential rains damaged hundreds of homes and prompted local …

Weather

The Morning Routine of a Mom With a Long Commute

<i>Rebecca lives in Palo Alto, CA, with her husband, 6-month-old daughter, and 10-year-old rescue Golden Retriever. Both parents work full-time, but Rebecca's commute consists of an hour-long drive to San Francisco. After four years on Caltrain, she's given up on public transportation. Here are the</i> …

Living Rooms

Science Says Your Daily Commute Affects Your Health Way More Than You Realize

How long does it take you to get to work in the morning and back home again in the evening? Anyone who considers themselves to be a true commuter — …

Transportation

Car flips onto its roof in dramatic Purley crash

Stunned drivers were slowed to a halt in Purley today after a car flipped on its roof in a shocking crash.<p>The white car was thrown onto its roof in …

Croydon

Freedom: one word, a myriad of meanings

Shanti does not quite grasp the significance of Independence Day. All she knows is that around this time of the year national flags and other …

India

MBTA offers commuters sneak peek at new Red Line cars

Loading...<p><b>BOSTON</b> - The Red Line is getting a major facelift.<p>The public has a chance to check out the interior and exterior of a model Red Line train …

Mockups

8 things you’ll get addicted to living in Maine

Maine’s charm lies in its simplicity. Our uncomplicated culture is based on the foundation that lobster tastes best solo (or maybe dunked in melted …

Cream Cheese

Bird, Lime shut down in protest as Santa Monica ranks Lyft, Uber higher in scooter pilot

The two leading scooter companies might lose out on an exclusive contract to operate in the city<p>Scooter startups Bird and Lime have temporarily deactivated their scooters within Santa Monica.<p>The two micromobility companies dominate the Westside, but their scooter fleets are bricked today across …

Santa Monica

TransLink pop-up shop features all the Vancouver transit swag of your dreams

Shopping online is fun and all, but stealing a break from your commute to get some Vancouver-centric goods is hard to beat.Transit nerds, and anyone …

Transportation

Akshay Kumar's 'Baap Ka Road' routine is the most savage Road Safety campaign India has ever come up with - Watch

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has once again joined hands with the Union Ministry of Road, Transport and Highways to promote road safety through its …

India

TERROR UK: Suspect Detained After PLOWING CAR into Pedestrians in London

Aug 14, 2018<p>TERROR UK: Suspect Detained After PLOWING CAR into Pedestrians in London<p>A lone suspect was detained by authorities outside of the United …

Sean Hannity

Metro Power Problem Causes Early Morning Chaos On Blue Line

A power problem caused headaches for early morning commuters on top of Metro track work.<p>ALEXANDRIA, VA—Early morning commuters saw Metro Blue Line …

Transportation

Trulia Neighborhoods lets you see crowdsourced local reviews of an area before you move in

It can be overwhelming to get a sense of what a neighborhood is like before moving there just by consulting multiple websites to piece together general information. To help, real estate website Trulia is launching Neighborhoods as a guide for buyers and renters. The tool features crowdsourced local …

Real Estate

Ireland's top professional contractors 'more likely to work abroad' unless tax anomaly addressed

Independent engineers, project managers and tech professional are currently not allowed travel and subsistence expenses for tax purposes, while …

Ireland

San Antonio's Morning Commute Time--Not Too Bad

Aug 14, 2018<p>Quit whining about your morning commute!<p>News Radio 1200 WOAI reports San Antonio commuters get off relatively easy, with the fastest …

San Antonio

De Blasio wants 'consequences' for livery driver who blocked bike lane in deadly Central Park West crash

Mayor de Blasio says the livery driver who blocked the Central Park West bike lane and forced an Australian tourist to veer into the path of a …

Bill de Blasio