Wire Reports

School Bus Driver Abandons Kids, Uses Racial Slurs

Grand Folks Herald reported that a Minnesota school bus driver who left about 20 Horizon Middle School students stranded in the city's industrial park last week and used a racial…
  • Last modified on Thursday, 01 December 2016 11:12

Report: Contractor Knew of Chattanooga School Bus Driver’s Speeding

Hamilton County Schools released a written statement that a transportation administrator warned the local Durham School Services contractor that school bus driver Johnthony Walker speeding while operating his route, the…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 15:39

Bill Examines Loophole in La. School-Bus Seatbelt Law

Louisiana legislators are among those in the state questioning why a law requiring lap-belts on school buses has been in existence for more than 12 years but no funding exists…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 30 November 2016 11:52

Trump Picks Elaine Chao for Transportation Secretary

President-elect Donald Trump selected Elaine Chao, the former labor secretary and wife of Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, to be transportation secretary, an official briefed on the matter told CNN.
  • Last modified on Tuesday, 29 November 2016 08:57

Teenage Boy Shot and Wounded, Helped by School Bus

6 ABC Action News reported that police are investigating a shooting in Wilmington, Delaware, that left a teenage boy hospitalized. The shots rang out in the morning.
  • Last modified on Monday, 28 November 2016 16:31

Tenn. Lawmakers Push for Mandatory Seat Belts on School Buses

The Times Free Press reported that two Hamilton County lawmakers said Tuesday they will introduce legislation requiring all Tennessee school buses to be equipped with seat belts in the wake…
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 23 November 2016 08:38

Call for Aides on NY County School Buses After Girl's Death

Patrick Burke, who represents New York's 7th District in Erie County, said school buses should have student-teacher ratios similar to those in classrooms, reports WBFO News.
  • Last modified on Wednesday, 16 November 2016 16:49