• Ford Cutting Jobs In Europe, Moving Away From Less Profitable Vehicles

    5 monthes ago - By NPR

    The automaker says it is not yet clear how many people will lose their jobs. The cuts come during a time of turmoil for the car industry, as automakers invest heavily in new technology. (Image credit: Patrik Stollarz/AFP/Getty Images)
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  • San Francisco is adding so many new train cars, it's considering turning the old ones into housing

    San Francisco is adding so many new train cars, it's considering turning the old ones into housing

    5 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    San Francisco's Bay Area Rapid Transit system is introducing hundreds of new train cars in hopes of improving service.
    As the new cars arrive, the agency will soon run out of room to store the old ones.
    BART plans to entertain a suggestion to convert the old train cars into much-needed housing.
    Public transit is undergoing a major overhaul in San Francisco. The city's Bay Area Rapid Transit system recently unveiled a multibillion-dollar plan to build the "Fleet of the Future," a series of high-tech train cars that promise a "quieter, cooler, and more comfortable ride."
    In November, BART...
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