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Delta Air Lines Introduces Tracking Tags to Combat Lost Luggage

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Nothing frustrates airline passengers more than arriving at the baggage carousel only to find their suitcase hasn’t. Sometimes, the luggage is still at the departure airport. Other times, it could be anywhere. Delta Air Lines, which says the amount of luggage it mishandles is low, has spent $50 million (U.S.) in new technology to keep better track of the 120 …

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Canada Post Reports Small Profit as Job Action Looms

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As Canada Post’s biggest union prepares to launch limited job action Monday to press contract demands, the crown corporation has released its second-quarter results showing it managed to turn a small profit. The post office reported a $1-million profit before tax, for the three months ending on July 2, a much better showing than a year ago, when it had …

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U.S. Seeks to Force Lower Speeds for Trucks, Buses

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DETROIT — The U.S. is seeking to forcibly limit how fast trucks, buses and other large vehicles can travel on the nation’s highways. A new proposal Friday would impose a nationwide limit by electronically capping speeds with a device on newly made U.S. vehicles that weigh more than 26,000 pounds. Regulators are considering a cap of 60, 65 or 68 …

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