Plane crash kills one on freeway where it once landed safely

Apr 3, 2016

Plane crash kills one on freeway where it once landed safely

A small plane that made headlines when it landed safely on a Southern California freeway years ago crashed on the same stretch of road Saturday, slamming into a car and killing a woman in the vehicle. Five others, including the pilot and his passenger, ...

Indian rescuers say no more survivors in collapsed overpass

Apr 1, 2016

Indian rescuers say no more survivors in collapsed overpass

Using saws, small cranes and bare hands, rescuers on Friday cleared the crumbled concrete and twisted steel from an overpass that collapsed onto a crowded Kolkata neighborhood, killing at least 23 people and injuring more than 80. With more than half the debris cleared ...

Mirrorless cars a reflection of auto industry's future

| Mar 28, 2016

Mirrorless cars a reflection of auto industry's future

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From fuel cell vehicles to self-driving cars, new technologies for next-generation autos are gaining traction. In a move likely to accelerate this, the United Nations World Forum for Harmonization of Vehicle Regulations, which consists of major car-producing nations and sets international safety and environmental ...

Three JR Hokkaido officials indicted over rail data falsification

Feb 24, 2016

Three JR Hokkaido officials indicted over rail data falsification

Public prosecutors on Wednesday indicted three officials of Hokkaido Railway Co., or JR Hokkaido, for submitting false track inspection data over a freight train derailment in violation of the railway business law. The railway company was also indicted. The three individuals are Yoshihito Okushiba, ...