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Growth downtown has outpaced Cleveland's suburbs and exurbs.
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If sign-less intersections reduce collisions, they almost certainly also consume less energy.
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Germany's newest airport gets a test run before its June 3 opening.
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Traffic fatalities disproportionately affect children in developing countries.
How the city conquered its sprawl to create a bustling downtown.