Today’s Headlines

  • DOT Bumps Up Ped Crossing Times in Five Nabes, Targeting Seniors (AP, NY1
  • Car Lover Admits: "Driving Is the Cultural Anomaly of Our Moment" (NYT)
  • Alternative Plan for Pier 40 Includes 800 More Parking Spots (Metro)
  • State Senator Proposes Higher Fines for DWI With Kids in the Car (News)
  • Amtrak Reaches Deal With Unions, Penn Station Stays Open (AM)
  • Lawsuit May Silence West Side Heliport for Good (NYT)
  • Fight Over New Jersey Toll Increases Begins (Newsday)
  • Bloomberg, Arnold Say Feds Should Spend More on Infrastructure (NYT)
  • Chicago Averts "Doomsday" Cuts in Transit Service (Trib)
  • Biofuels Doing More Harm Than Good, Warn British MPs (BBC)

Have a good Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Unless there’s some big, breaking news, we’ll be offline today.