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Regulators Want Truckers, Train Operators Tested For Sleep Apnea

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United Airlines will offer cheaper airfares in 2017 but the trade-off will be giving up some of the few remaining perks of air travel, like putting a carry-on suitcase in the overhead bin or getting an assigned seat. Damian Davies/Getty Images hide caption

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United's 'Basic Economy' Aims To Compete With Discount Airlines

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Trump Criticizes Boeing Deal To Develop New Air Force One

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San Francisco Bay area voters recently approved a sales tax increase to upgrade the aging BART system. Ben Margot/AP hide caption

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Voters Backed Transit Funds. Will Congress OK Trump Infrastructure Plan?

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Indiana Working-Class Voters Hope Trump Will Deliver On Jobs Promises

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Cleveland Indians Lead World Series 2-1 After Beating Chicago Cubs 1-0

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At cemeteries across Chicago, Cubs fans are leaving flags, pennants, flowers and balloons alongside the headstones of departed fans. David Schaper/NPR hide caption

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Cubs Fans Decorate Gravesites Of Loved Ones Across Chicago Area

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Cubs Fans Celebrate Team's First World Series Appearance In 71 Years

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On Baseball's Biggest Stage, 2 Lovable Losers Square Off To Become The Champ

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Officials investigate a fatal head-on collision on Route 1 at the town line of Wiscasset and Woolwich in Maine in May. Derek Davis/Press Herald via Getty Images hide caption

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Human Errors Drive Growing Death Toll In Auto Crashes

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The Obama administration is proposing new rules to address passenger complaints about airline service. Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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New Rules Would Require Airlines To Refund Baggage Fees For Delayed Luggage

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Matthew Moves Offshore After Dumping Torrential Rain On North Carolina

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Chicago Fans Infected With Playoff Fever As Cubs Enter Postseason

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