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Today’s Headlines

9:31 AM EDT on June 6, 2011

    • Smart Use of Smartphone Data Tracks Trains in Real Time (NYT)
    • Haley Barbour: Obama Trying to Keep Gas Prices High (WaPo)
    • Most Inspiring Bit of Biking Advice You'll Ever Get From a Kindergartener (HuffPo)
    • California High-Speed Rail Project Has Plenty of Critics (SacBee)
    • The Interstate Highway System: A Blessing and a Curse (WSJ)
    • The Man Who Designed the DC Metro Map Gives It Another Go Thirty Years Later (WaPo)
    • Mapnificent: An App That Calculates Transit Travel Times for You (Good)
    • The Strange and Fascinating History of Disneyland's "Highway in the Sky" (Micechat)

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