For years now the federal formula for assessing the "cost effectiveness" of proposed new mass transit projects has been hideously biased in favor of anti-urbanist park and ride schemes. That's all about to change. I have a new column explaining.
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Life After ISIS The Northern Iraqi city of Sinjar has been recaptured from ISIS, but it’s a long way from back to normal.
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The Craziest Endings in College Football History After the turkey, enjoy some classic finishes.