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The National Transportation Safety Board has concluded a deadly accident involving a bus driver who fell asleep while driving on a Virginia interstate last year was caused in part by "acute sleep loss" as well as inadequate oversight by the bus company and the government.

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Bus company, driver sued in FAMU hazing deathupdated: Mon Feb 13 2012 18:35:00

A lawsuit filed by the family of Robert Champion, the Florida A&M University band member allegedly beaten to death in a hazing ritual, accuses the bus company involved in the deadly assault and the bus driver of negligence, their attorney said Monday.

Judge puts the brakes on bus company updated: Thu Jan 26 2012 17:05:00

A federal judge has ordered a Pennsylvania-based bus company to stop operations after an Albany, New York, TV station reported that the bus line had continued service in violation of a U.S. Department of Transportation order.

CNNMoney: Priceline should pull Shatner ad: Bus industryupdated: Mon Jan 23 2012 16:12:00

The American Bus Association is asking that Priceline pull an ad that shows its longtime spokesman William Shatner dying in a fiery bus explosion, saying that it believes the ad is in bad taste.

Family suing bus company in FAMU hazing deathupdated: Tue Jan 10 2012 13:08:00

The family of Robert Champion, who died in November after he was beaten on a bus, allegedly as part of a Florida A&M University band hazing ritual, will sue the bus company, their attorney said Tuesday.

2 dead, dozens injured in Montana bus wreckupdated: Sun Jan 08 2012 19:45:00

Two people were killed and more than 30 others injured early Sunday when a charter bus crashed in icy conditions near Clinton, Montana, officials said.

Bus, truck collision in New Jersey seriously injures 2updated: Wed Aug 24 2011 16:23:00

Multiple injuries were reported Wednesday after a bus and tractor-trailer collided on the New Jersey Turnpike, state police said.

10 popular travel scams around the worldupdated: Thu Aug 18 2011 09:55:00

You may have heard of, or fallen victim to, the old "catch my baby while we pick your pockets" scheme. The new class of tourist rip-off makes that look like chump change.

Hard-learned lessons of bus travelupdated: Wed Aug 03 2011 08:03:00

After a couple of hours standing in the stairwell of a bus, staring out a foggy window at the blue predawn Pampas streaming by, I start to compile the lessons I've learned about long-haul bus travel.

Bus wreck sends 21 to hospitalupdated: Fri Jul 01 2011 17:03:00

A Texas charter bus traveling near San Marcos overturns, injuring all the passengers inside.

Texas bus accident sends all 21 passengers to hospitalsupdated: Fri Jul 01 2011 17:03:00

A Texas charter bus traveling near San Marcos, Texas, overturned around 4 a.m. Friday, sending all 21 passengers to local hospitals for various injuries, the severest one belonging to a 4-year-old.

Strike cancels ferry service in San Francisco Bay areaupdated: Fri Jul 01 2011 02:07:00

Nearly 5,000 commuters in the San Francisco Bay area are urged to find alternate forms of transportation Friday as Golden Gate Ferry ticket agents go on strike.

DOT: Bus firm in Virginia crash tried to resume operationsupdated: Sun Jun 05 2011 09:55:00

The company that operated a commercial tour bus involved in a deadly crash this week has been issued a cease-and-desist order after the U.S. Department of Transportation said it tried to resume operations under a different name.

Deadly tour bus crash in Virginiaupdated: Sun Jun 05 2011 09:55:00

Several fatalities and numerous injuries were reported after a bus crashed on I-95 in Caroline County, Virginia. (no audio)

CNNMoney: Retired bus drivers lose everything in Ponzi schemeupdated: Fri Apr 22 2011 16:26:00

Bobby Bradley, a 70-year-old retired bus driver, was duped out of $215,000 -- his entire life savings.

Fatal tour bus crash in New Yorkupdated: Sun Apr 03 2011 16:15:00

At least 13 people were killed Saturday when a tour bus overturned in the Bronx, New York.

U.S. to investigate tour bus industry following New York crashupdated: Sun Apr 03 2011 16:15:00

The National Transportation Safety Board will probe part of the country's tour bus industry in the wake of a deadly crash in New York last month, two lawmakers announced Sunday.

Florida storm traps woman in carupdated: Thu Jan 27 2011 22:44:00

Storms cause a gas station canopy to collapse in St. Petersburg, Florida, trapping a woman in her car.

Banking revolution saving lives in Africaupdated: Wed Dec 29 2010 07:09:00

In a clinic in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania, Dr. Robert Marenga employs an unusual but invaluable tool in his bid to treat patients: his mobile phone.

Mobile banking boom in Tanzaniaupdated: Wed Dec 29 2010 07:09:00

CNN Marketplace Africa takes a look at the many ways mobile banking is changing business and saving lives in Tanzania.

Phoenix transportation workers locked out after contract disputeupdated: Mon Oct 04 2010 10:29:00

More than 60 union workers for the company that provides bus service in Phoenix were locked out of their jobs Monday as contract negotiations failed to reach an agreement.

Making transportation eco-friendlyupdated: Tue Jul 13 2010 10:17:00

CNN's Brian Byrnes reports on one architect's groundbreaking ideas in urban planning.

Transit guru: My life in the bus laneupdated: Tue Jul 13 2010 10:17:00

I had been standing on the street with Jaime Lerner for less than one minute when a stranger stopped to greet him.

Yellow fever vaccine shortage a kick in the head to Ugandansupdated: Thu Jun 17 2010 14:07:00

Sunday Kirunda paid $1,250 for a bus travel package to South Africa, but the 41-year-old Ugandan just can't seem to get out of his own country.

Where are my Greyhound rewards?updated: Wed Apr 14 2010 14:44:00

Lois Shestack is having trouble redeeming her Greyhound Road Rewards points. The bus company says there's a "lack of knowledge" about the loyalty program at its terminals. But Shestack's points are about to expire, and there's still no ticket. What now?

Bus company involved in fatal Arizona crash shut downupdated: Sun Mar 07 2010 17:17:00

A federal court ordered Tierra Santa Inc., the bus company involved in a wreck that killed six passengers last week, to cease interstate and international operations, the U.S. Department of Transportation said Sunday.

Iconic Greyhound bus on track for UK launchupdated: Mon Sep 14 2009 07:07:00

For almost a century, the old dog has traversed landscapes across the United States, with weary, budget-conscious travelers peeking out of its windows.

Greyhound buses taking to British roadsupdated: Wed Aug 19 2009 11:18:00

In the late 1960s Bob Dylan sang about "cruisin'down the highway in a Greyhound bus."

King: Bus route closing devastates disabled coupleupdated: Sun Mar 29 2009 13:11:00

For Stuart and Dianne Falk, it is a two-bus, 45-minute trip into downtown St. Louis to head to the gym and to volunteer at a theater group.

Bus lifeline to be cut to many St. Louis residents.updated: Sun Mar 29 2009 13:11:00

Many St. Louis residents can't get by without public transport, but it's going away in a few days.

Transport drivers in Mexico threaten strike over fuel pricesupdated: Tue Feb 17 2009 15:43:00

Hundreds of thousands of bus and truck drivers are threatening to go on a prolonged strike if the federal government does not do something about rising motor fuel costs.

iReporters in London snowstormupdated: Sat Feb 07 2009 01:15:00

CNN's Errol Barnett shows us what iReporters living in London are faced with during the largest snowstorm in decades.

Heaviest UK snow in 18 years hits international flightsupdated: Sat Feb 07 2009 01:15:00

The worst snowstorm to hit Britain in 18 years forced the cancellation of more than 650 flights at London's Heathrow airport Monday and shut down the city's bus network, partially paralyzing the British capital.

Heavy snow brings travel chaos to Britainupdated: Mon Feb 02 2009 11:14:00

Britain experienced its heaviest snowfall in 18 years Monday, as adverse weather brought disruption to the transport network.

Officials: 2 million to show up to see Obama being sworn inupdated: Sat Jan 17 2009 08:30:00

Based on their latest estimates, congressional officials organizing next week's presidential inaugural expect 2 million people to brave extra-long security lines in the bitter cold to witness Barack Obama being sworn in as the first African-American U.S. president.

Arizona snowfallupdated: Fri Dec 19 2008 23:21:00

Arizona residents brought out their skis and shovels for snow that continues to get deeper by the day.

Northwest braces for wintry stormupdated: Fri Dec 19 2008 23:21:00

The Northwest braced for blizzards Friday night while cities from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, to Boston, Massachusetts, were cleaning up after a major storm delayed air travel and created havoc on the ground.

Feds shut down bus company after deadly crashupdated: Mon Aug 11 2008 13:04:00

Federal authorities have ordered a company tied to a Texas bus crash on Friday that killed 17 people to cease operation, saying it poses an "imminent hazard." New Orleans Streetcars Reopeningupdated: Fri Jun 20 2008 17:00:00

For the first time since Hurricane Katrina, the 1920s-era St. Charles Avenue streetcar will clack along its entire 13-mile route Sunday

CNNMoney: Oklahoma's painful car cultureupdated: Thu Jun 12 2008 07:28:00

For many people in Oklahoma, life is built around the car. Beating $4 Gas with a $1 Bus updated: Fri Jun 06 2008 13:00:00

New companies are jumping into the intercity bus business, luring customers with cheaper prices and more amenities

Charter bus overturnsupdated: Sun May 18 2008 00:47:00

A charter bus overturns Saturday on a Mojave Desert freeway, killing a woman and injuring 21 other people.

Fugitive Marine seen in Mexico, cousin saysupdated: Tue Jan 22 2008 23:17:00

A cousin of suspected killer Marine Cpl. Cesar Laurean told CNN Tuesday that he saw the wanted man near Guadalajara a week ago.

On a missing Marine's trailupdated: Tue Jan 22 2008 23:17:00

A cousin of murder suspect Cesar Laurean says he recently saw him in Mexico. CNN's Harris Whitbeck reports.

Arkansas bus crash kills three, injures 40updated: Mon Nov 26 2007 08:29:00

A bus hopped a highway median and crashed into a pickup truck before being broadsided by an 18-wheeler, Arkansas police said, killing the pickup driver and two bus riders.

Driver killed as bus crashes en route to holiday cruiseupdated: Mon Nov 19 2007 08:18:00

A bus taking a group of friends to Florida for a holiday cruise ran off the interstate and into trees early Monday, killing the driver and injuring 30 passengers, South Carolina police and a bus company employee said.

S. Carolina bus crashupdated: Mon Nov 19 2007 08:18:00

A tour bus ran off a South Carolina interstate, killing the driver and injuring 30 others. Affiliate WCBD reports.

CNNMoney: Markets open on-time despite N.Y. floodingupdated: Tue Aug 07 2007 23:26:00

Trading at the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market began as scheduled Wednesday in spite of violent thunderstorms and flash floods that crippled New York City's transportation system in the early morning.

CNNMoney: Labor problems loom at Greyhoundupdated: Mon Apr 02 2007 11:31:00

Greyhound Bus Lines said Monday that one of its major unions had voted down a proposed labor contract, setting the stage for disruption at the nation's largest bus operator.

Six killed as bus plunges from overpassupdated: Fri Mar 02 2007 06:26:00

Like most members of his college baseball team, A.J. Ramthun was sleeping when something jolted him awake -- the team's charter bus striking a wall on the side of an overpass.

CNNMoney: Tech leads Wall Street selloffupdated: Fri Feb 09 2007 18:05:00

Stocks tumbled Friday amid a steep selloff in the influential chip sector and a rash of hawkish comments from Federal Reserve officials.

CNNMoney: Stocks finish lower as techs slideupdated: Fri Feb 09 2007 16:51:00

Stocks finished lower Friday amid a steep selloff in the influential chip sector and a rash of hawkish comments from Federal Reserve officials.

CNNMoney: N.Y. transit workers to start walkoutupdated: Fri Dec 16 2005 07:19:00

New York City was poised to be hit by a transit strike as the union representing bus and subway workers announced early Friday they had not been able to reach agreement with management after all-night talks.

Kashmir crossing points to openupdated: Thu Nov 03 2005 09:12:00

India and Pakistan next week plan to open crossing points along the Line of Control that divides the disputed territory of Kashmir as a "humanitarian measure" to foster earthquake relief efforts.

Parks remembered for her courage, humilityupdated: Tue Oct 25 2005 12:43:00

Rosa Parks was remembered Tuesday as the mother of the civil rights movement, a powerful but quiet voice for equality and as a humble woman who did not seek the limelight.

Five killed in Wisconsin bus crashupdated: Mon Oct 17 2005 02:38:00

A Wisconsin high school band director, his wife and his granddaughter were among the five people killed when a charter bus carrying students returning from a state marching band competition crashed into an overturned semi-truck early Sunday, police said.

CNNMoney: Evacuating senior citizensupdated: Fri Sep 23 2005 10:30:00

Today a bus carrying as many as 45 elderly evacuees from Houston exploded in flames. As many as 20 may have died.

showbuzzupdated: Fri Aug 26 2005 13:48:00

A lawsuit has been filed against Eminem, his bus driver and tour bus company seeking unspecified damages for a July accident involving seven vehicles in western Missouri.

Bus driver recounts bomb horrorupdated: Sat Jul 09 2005 00:10:00

The driver of the London double-decker bus that was turned into a mangled mass of metal in Thursday's bombings recalled "a bang, then carnage" Friday as he described his horror.

Charges not ruled out for runaway brideupdated: Sun May 01 2005 09:58:00

A suburban Atlanta prosecutor said Sunday he would be less likely to bring charges against runaway bride Jennifer Wilbanks if authorities determine she left spontaneously rather than planning her disappearance.

Kashmir 'peace bus' attackedupdated: Thu Apr 07 2005 00:53:00

The first bus service across disputed Kashmir in nearly 60 years came under fire minutes after it started its journey, according to local media.

Kashmir tourist center attackedupdated: Wed Apr 06 2005 08:06:00

One of a handful of militants who attacked a tourist reception center in the Kashmiri city of Srinagar has been shot dead by police.

Kashmir bus route to reopenupdated: Wed Feb 16 2005 06:16:00

India and Pakistan have announced the reopening of a bus route between the two sides of the disputed region of Kashmir.

Church group bus tragedy goes to trialupdated: Thu Jan 06 2005 14:52:00

A group of teens en route to church camp on June 24, 2002, met with tragedy when their tour bus collided with a concrete pillar near Terrell, Texas.

Phones to replace bus tickets updated: Mon Dec 06 2004 10:12:00

Old-fashioned bus and train tickets may soon be a thing of the past -- and mobile phones look set to replace them.

Aziz optimistic of lasting peaceupdated: Wed Nov 24 2004 19:27:00

Pakistani Prime Minister Shaukat Aziz says he is optimistic about achieving sustainable peace with India but has stressed that settling the thorny issue of Kashmir remains the key.

Sunshine stumping, panhandle appeal and some advice to Cheneyupdated: Thu Jul 08 2004 08:55:00

Check out the links below to hot political stories around the country this morning.

Fortune: Why eBay Is Flyingupdated: Mon Dec 07 1998 00:01:00

The dangerous thing about auctions is that bidders can end up paying more than they ever meant to, because they don't want to risk missing a great opportunity. Kind of like the way investors are tr...


Imagine that during your next flight you're given the opportunity to rifle through the bags of your fellow passengers, pick out the stuff you like, and buy it at rock-bottom prices. That's what it'...

Fortune: HOW TO CARE FOR YOUR CUSTOMERS Being smart and working hard can get you ahead, of course. But Clay Biddinger's edge is -- would updated: Mon Dec 13 1993 00:01:00

Sometimes nice guys do finish first. Clay M. Biddinger was only 26 when he left his job as sales manager for a computer and production equipment leasing company in Southfield, Michigan, back in 198...

Fortune: THE YEAR'S 25 MOST FASCINATING BUSINESS PEOPLE Let a chicken farmer, a bus company executive, a defrocked S&L boss, the chaiupdated: Mon Jan 01 1990 00:01:00

Collectively, the four women and 21 men who follow cleaned up Chicago's commodity pits, pulled the rug out from under takeover stocks, launched a newspaper, and rewrote the rules for privately plac...

Fortune: Greyhound Leaves the Driving updated: Mon Jan 19 1987 00:01:00

Chairman John Teets, who likes to brag he's ''tough like leather,'' swore he would turn around Greyhound's wreck of a bus line by cutting costs and jawboning the unions (FORTUNE, October 28, 1985)....

Fortune: A BODY BUILDER LIFTS GREYHOUND Chairman John Teets, struggling to steer his unruly conglomerate toward higher profits, brags thaupdated: Mon Oct 28 1985 00:01:00

BY THE TIME they hit their 50s, most chief executives aren't talking about the size of their biceps or how much iron they can pump. The chairman of Greyhound Corp. is different. John Teets has pumm...

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