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Democrat Joe Biden proposes $1.3 trillion infrastructure plan

'Biden will revitalize America's infrastructure and make us more competitive with the rest of the world'

Biden, a former vice president, also vowed to respond to a "full-blown recession" among U.S. manufacturers by quadrupling funding for public-partnerships that support those businesses and by investing $6 billion over three years in places that have experienced mass layoffs. "Biden will revitalize America's infrastructure and make us more competitive with the rest of the world, while also creating and sustaining quality, middle-class jobs at home," according to the campaign policy statement. De

Massive sinkhole swallows city bus in Pittsburgh

It happened while the bus was stopped at a light during morning rush hour

11-foot-8 ’can opener’ railroad bridge in N.C. will be raised

Thanks to the videos chronicling the truck crashes, not everyone is cheering

Domino's fixes roads with ‘Paving for Pizza’ initiative

It wants to save pizza from total destruction on the ride home

It wants to save pizza from total destruction on the ride home.

Trump signals he's open to mileage tax to pay for infrastructure fixes

Another idea: Raise the federal gas tax for first time in decades

He might also be interested in a 25-cent hike in the federal gasoline tax.

Pothole season hits hard and early across eastern U.S.

Freeze-thaw weather, lack of money cited for widespread pothole plague

Freeze-thaw weather, lack of funding cited for widespread pothole plague

At Davos, U.S. transportation secretary discusses autonomous vehicles, infrastructure

"Safety is not a zero-sum game."

U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao says AV competition "should not be a zero-sum game."

Trump drops plan for council to help fix American roads

The President's Advisory Council on Infrastructure will never get off the ground.

"The President's Advisory Council on Infrastructure, which was still being formed, will not move forward."

California gives Volkswagen green light for clean vehicle infrastructure plan

This is the first part of the price VW will pay in its diesel emissions settlement.

The Boring Company answers all your nagging questions

Elon Musk tweeted a link to an informative FAQ page for his tunneling business.

Survive earthquakes, stack bricks.

6 ways to make roads safer: Roundabouts top AAA's list

They're one of six primary changes recommended.

Portland's anarchists: We'll smash the state and fix your potholes

Burn things down? These anarchists are patching things up.

So, this is a thing now.

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Six reasons why our roads and infrastructure are failing

According to recent reports, our infrastructure is beginning to fail.

Find out which bridges near you are 'structurally deficient'

Almost 10 percent of all bridges in America are in need of repair or replacement.

In 23 states, over 9 percent of bridges require repair.

Will public transit survive Trump's infrastructure plan?

Democrats have a tough battle ahead of them to save federal transit funding.

VW may have to spend some of its $800M diesel scandal fund to advertise other brands in California

But it can say, 'sponsored by Volkswagen.'

VW might also have to pay for hydrogen stations for cars it doesn't sell.

MIT plan may eliminate the need for traffic lights

If the Massachusetts Institute of Technology has its way, the future of personal transportation might be smart intersections rather than self-driving cars.

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