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Today’s Headlines

9:00 AM EDT on July 27, 2016

    • Boston Advocates: MBTA Violated Civil Rights When It Ended Late Night Service (Globe)
    • Pittsburgh Bike Safety Campaign: Cyclists "Aren't Always Right," "Are Always Fragile" (WESA)
    • Horrifying Australian Traffic Safety Campaign Imagines Human Body Meant to Withstand Crash
    • Cleveland, Mobile, Pittsburgh Snag Funds in New Round of TIGER Grants
    • New Federal Rule Will Require Transit Agencies to Develop Asset Management Plans (MassTransitMag)
    • Doctors Worried Pokémon Go (i.e. Cars) Endangers Kids (KSAT)
    • Edmonton Planning a Calgary-Like Protected Bike Lane Network (Metro News)
    • Mercedes Demonstrates Self-Driving Bus in Amsterdam (Treehugger)
    • Detroit's "Sprawl King" Trying to Kill Plans for Decent Regional Transit (Motor City Freedom Riders)

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