light rail

Transportation Secretary discusses light rail expansion

In a work session Tuesday, Transportation Secretary Aubrey Layne laid out how and why light rail is affordable.

President Barack Obama and French President Francois Hollande participate in a news conference in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2015. Hollande's visit to Washington is part of a diplomatic offensive to get the international community to bolster the campaign against the Islamic State militants.  (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Obama pledges solidarity with France

Pledging solidarity after the Paris attacks, President Barack Obama promised Tuesday to work with France and other allies to intensify the U…