Today’s Headlines

  • PUC Punts on Expo Decision Until 12/19 (LA Now)
  • Surviving Metrolink Crew Says "Red Light" Was Green (Times)
  • Congress Remains Unimpressed By Bailout Pleas From Auto Execs (NYT, AP)
  • Lame Duck Bush Last Chance for Big 3 (Daily News)
  • Oregon Gov to Push for Expanded Ped/Bike Funding (BikePortland via Streetsblog.net)
  • Intercity Bus Travel Growing at Rapid Clip (Forbes)
  • Pedestrian Dragged 50 Feet by Berry Farm (ABC7)
  • We’ve got one better for you out of Jersey.

    SUV drags, kills homeless man
    Asbury Park Press • Thursday, December 4, 2008
    http://tinyurl.com/58b5yp

    The poor guy was dragged for nearly a mile until the driver finally pulled over because his SUV “felt sluggish.” Of course, no charges but then again there was very little damage to the vehicle which made police believe that he may have been already lying in the road.