Summer air travel hits record as pilots falsify medical records

[ad_1] A plane is about to take off from San Francisco International Airport in San Francisco on July 15, 2023.  Xinhua News Agency via Getty Images In the latest air travel news, the Transportation Security Administration said passenger numbers this summer will surpass the pre-pandemic year of 2019; the Transportation Department hits American Airlines with … Read more

Police traffic stop disparities in Pittsburgh endure

[ad_1] In the year after Pittsburgh City Council passed a bill meant to reduce certain minor traffic stops that disproportionately affect minorities, the number of people being pulled over decreased, but not much changed in the racial breakdown of those stopped. The city’s Equitable and Fair Enforcement of Motor Vehicle Laws ordinance, passed in late … Read more

Bridge replacement will narrow traffic lanes on East Pittsburgh Street, Route 30 in Hempfield

[ad_1] Lane restrictions will begin for motorists Monday as PennDOT starts work to replace the East Pittsburgh Street bridge over Route 30 in Hempfield. Eastbound traffic headed over the bridge will be restricted to a 12-foot lane width, according to PennDOT officials. Westbound traffic exiting from Route 30 will be subject to width restrictions on … Read more

Pittsburgh youth curfew, restrictions on police traffic stops not enforced

[ad_1] Pittsburgh has two different Public Safety ordinances currently making headlines, neither of which is currently being enforced.One is a youth curfew; the other prohibits police from making traffic stops solely for minor “secondary” violations.Pittsburgh’s curfew law has been on the books since 1995, but hasn’t been enforced in years. The city law barring police … Read more