The hearing at Augusta Technical College's Burke County campus, attended by about 400, was the last chance for public comment before the May 19 deadline for DOT to respond to Kinder Morgan's application.
Traveling blues: More flights are late, customer complaints about US airlines are up.
An analysis by The Augusta Chronicle of annual reports from the federal Department of Transportation found that natural gas leaks are common among the area's two main operators.
DALLAS - A big drop in customer complaints helped U.S. airlines post their best ratings ever even though more flights were late and more bags were mishandled, according to a report released Monday by university researchers.
Augusta's only nonstop flight faces an uncertain future as political and business leaders lobby for its continuation.
A fire aboard an empty 787 at Heathrow Airport spooked Boeing investors Friday, as they feared the re-emergence of battery problems that grounded the plane for months earlier this year.
A high-speed rail line up for public comment this week could pass through Augusta.
BILLINGS, Mont. - After a string of explosive accidents, federal officials said Thursday that oil being shipped by rail from the Northern Plains might be more flammable than traditional forms of oil.
HOMER, Ga. - A student was severely injured Friday when he shot himself inside a bathroom at Banks County High School, prompting authorities to lock down the school, officials said.
Airlines give many reasons for refusing to let you board, but none stir as much debate as this: How you're dressed.