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Trump deepens legal war against California, automakers
The administration's moves come as the president has grown increasingly frustrated with the slow pace of efforts to roll back Obama-era climate rules, his allies say..
Texas-Alabama tussle heats up over where to locate new moon program
The American space program has a long history of being the in the center of political struggles between regions for the lucrative spoils..
Customs airports systems reportedly down nationwide
JFK and LAX reported being affected by the outage..
Tarnished FAA set to get embattled new leader
Steve Dickson will inherit an agency that's still trying to reassure the traveling public about its ability to oversee the safety of Boeing's 737 MAX..
Senate panel advances FAA nominee over Democrats' objections
The party-line vote of 14-12 sets up final approval in the full Senate for Dickson, who would oversee the agency's efforts to return the grounded Boeing 737 MAX back to service..
House votes to clamp down on DOT ethics rules after Elaine Chao reports
The move comes in response to investigations into Chao by POLITICO and other news outlets..
FAA nominee held up over concerns about safety lawsuit at Delta
Beyond a technical error on a form, the issue has the potential to become a serious obstacle for a nominee..
Trucks sit for hours in El Paso as Customs pulls agents for immigration duties
Wait times for commercial vehicles were up to five hours at El Paso's Bridge of the Americas..
Spring infrastructure buzz may be a bust
Cement industry leaders who flew to Washington last week to talk to lawmakers were "really flabbergasted at the lack of leadership.".
Steve Dickson in holding pattern amid FAA scrutiny
The White House announced last month that Trump planned to nominate Steve Dickson..
7 reasons not to buy the infrastructure hype
Signs were few Tuesday that legislators are ready to raise the gas tax, or embrace some other new pot of federal dollars to pay for a big plan..
Regulators spin through driverless industry’s revolving door
Former top safety officials are joining companies like Uber, Lyft and Waymo as they seek approval to allow more self-driving cars and trucks — creating fears of a federal brain drain..
Elon Musk's D.C.-to-Baltimore ‘loop’ leaps an early milestone
On Wednesday DOT announced that the loop project has completed its environmental assessment..
Commerce Committee opens probe into FAA inspector training
Some of the improperly trained and certified FAA employees may have evaluated the 737 MAX 8..
Lawmaker: Ethiopian crash report will add to ‘grave’ questions for Boeing, FAA
Ethiopian authorities have scheduled a briefing in Addis Ababa for Thursday to discuss the March 10 disaster..
Trump's FAA increasingly isolated as other countries ban Boeing jet
Boeing's CEO spoke with Trump by phone on Tuesday morning..
Boeing CEO assures Trump that 737 MAX is safe
The two men spoke by after Trump complained on Twitter that planes are "becoming far too complex to fly.".
Pilots complained at least 5 times about Boeing 737 MAX problems, records show
Some of the incidents appear to involve the same anti-stall system that has come up as a potential cause of October's Indonesia crash..
Chao flew on a Boeing 737 MAX from Austin festival
Chao was spotted taking a nonstop flight Tuesday from Texas, to Washington aboard one of Boeing's beleaguered 737 MAX 8 jets..
Trump grounds Boeing jets amid global outcry
Trump called the move 'a very tough decision.'.