- The Evolution of Transport. Ausubel, Jesse H.; Marchetti, Cesare // Industrial Physicist;Apr/May2001, Vol. 7 Issue 2, p20
Focuses on the development of transport systems in the U.S. Interpretation on movement and geography; Evolution of mobile machines; Speed of maglev.
- The Back Page. // Traffic World;7/29/2002, Vol. 266 Issue 30, p39
Reports issues related to the transportation industry. Increase in employment in the U.S. Department of Homeland Security; Functions of the public agency; Details on the radio conversation joke between the British and Irish off the coast of Country Kerry, Ireland.
- Top 5 Online Stories. // American Vegetable Grower;Nov2009, Vol. 57 Issue 11, p6
A list of the top-ranking stories published in the eNewsletter of the periodical "American Vegetable Growers" is presented which includes the Department of Homeland Security rescinds the no-match rule of the Social Security, discovery of 4.5 million American dollars worth of cocaine in a lettuce...
- Out of the Clouds. Pulliam, Daniel // Government Executive;Aug2007, Vol. 39 Issue 14, p66
The article offers information on the travel spending of the various U.S. departments for the fiscal year 2006. It is mentioned that the spending of the Defense Department decreased by $1.3 billion whereas the Homeland Security Department's travel spending jumped by $1 billion. It is stated that...
- Compliance date for TWIC is extended. // Bulk Transporter;Jun2008, Vol. 70 Issue 12, p42
The article focuses on the report by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) which states that the compliance date for the Transportation Worker Identification Credential (TWIC) program has been extended to April 15, 2009. DHS asserts that the seven-month extension will realign the...
- Sikh Employee Wins $30,000 Settlement From TSA. KULKARNI, BHARGAVI // News India Times;06/15/2012, Vol. 43 Issue 24, p14
The article reports that Kulwinder Singh, a Sikh security officer at the John F. Kennedy International Airport, has won a $30,000 settlement from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security by following his supervisor's instruction to conceal his religious wristband called Kara while on duty.
- DHS Limits ASP Program To Secondary Screening. Biesecker, Calvin // Defense Daily;3/3/2010, Vol. 245 Issue 40, p4
The article reports that the U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) has decided to discontinue its efforts to develop next-generation radiation portal monitors for primary screening applications. DHS' decision reduces the cost of the Advanced Spectroscopic Portal (ASP) program, estimated at...
- Safer Harbors, Higher Fees. Kurtz, Rod // Inc.;Jan2004, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p27
Focuses on enhanced security standards implemented in U.S. ports to reduce their vulnerability to terrorism. Drawback of the enhanced security standards; Requirement of the U.S. Department of Homeland Security to the ports; Cost of implementing the enhanced security standards.
- TWIC Getting Closer. Keane, Angela Greiling // Traffic World;4/17/2006, Vol. 270 Issue 16, p13
The article focuses on the United States Department of Homeland Security's plan to put some identity into the Transportation Worker Identification Card, a key security program. The program has barely moved since it was tested two years ago. There are still questions however on the definitions of...