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Musk chosen to build high-speed airport transit system in Chicago.

A company founded by Tesla CEO Elon Musk has been selected to build a high-speed underground transportation system that will whisk passengers from downtown Chicago to O’Hare International Airport in minutes. Adam Collins, a spokesman for Mayor Rahm Emanuel, confirmed in a tweet the selection of The Boring Co. Wednesday night. Collins said the journey...
Time: 10:09     Date: 14.06.2018
Last US Business News: Musk chosen to build high-speed airport transit system in Chicago. NY Post 24 - US News

Adam Collins, a spokesman for Mayor Rahm Emanuel, confirmed in a tweet the selection of The Boring Co. Wednesday night. Collins said the journey in electric vehicles will take roughly 12 minutes. The Boring Co. will fund the project in its entirety.

The company says on its Web site that each vehicle will carry eight to 16 people and travel at speeds of 125 mph to 150 mph.

Emanuel said the system will strengthen “our great city for future generations.”

The Chicago Transit Authority’s Blue Line trains currently provide transportation from the city to O’Hare.

Business

Last US Business News: Stocks soar nearly 400 points as Dow sees best day in months. NY Post 24 - US News
Stocks soar nearly 400 points as Dow sees best day in months.
Stocks shook off global fears Thursday, paving the way for the Dow Jones industrial average to clock its best day in four...
Last US Business News: SEC reportedly began Tesla probe last year. NY Post 24 - US News
SEC reportedly began Tesla probe last year.
Federal regulators began a probe into Tesla last year, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. The Securities and...
Last US Business News: Hackers target thousands of bank emails in cyber attack. NY Post 24 - US News
Hackers target thousands of bank emails in cyber attack.
An international phishing campaign was launched Thursday against roughly 2,700 bank domains — including Bank of America...
Last US Business News: Ex-employee: Tesla concealed drug trafficking at its factory. NY Post 24 - US News
Ex-employee: Tesla concealed drug trafficking at its factory.
Tesla’s month from hell is showing no signs of slowing down. The electric-car maker, still reeling from CEO Elon Musk’s...

Opinion

Last US News - Opinion: Jumaane Williams has a tax question meltdown. NY Post 24 - US News
Jumaane Williams has a tax question meltdown.
Jumaane Williams had a meltdown Thurs­day because a Post reporter had the audacity to ask a few simple questions about his...
Last US News - Opinion: Why de Blasio has gone begging to real-estate bigwigs. NY Post 24 - US News
Why de Blasio has gone begging to real-estate bigwigs.
The Post’s Aug. 12 scoop that Mayor de Blasio’s top deputies held scores of previously undisclosed meetings with real-estate...
Last US News - Opinion: The global lobbying to appease North Korea is going strong. NY Post 24 - US News
The global lobbying to appease North Korea is going strong.
When dealing with the Kim Jong-un conundrum, watch out for premature Yoko Ono-like “war is over” declarations. False...
Last US News - Opinion: How the ‘center’ became unimportant in US politics. NY Post 24 - US News
How the ‘center’ became unimportant in US politics.
If there’s a single idea that has defined the politics of the last 70 years it is the notion of “the center.” What...
Last US News - Opinion: De Blasio’s Rikers plan is full of holes. NY Post 24 - US News
De Blasio’s Rikers plan is full of holes.
Mayor de Blasio, anxious to prove that his plan to replace Rikers Island is moving forward, this week unveiled his scheme...

Living

US Living News: Mexico City bans use of attractive models at city events. NY Post 24 - US News
Mexico City bans use of attractive models at city events.
MEXICO CITY — They’ve long been an unmissable part of public events in Mexico, from soccer matches to trade fairs:...
US Living News: University honors students who found love in elevator in 1972. NY Post 24 - US News
University honors students who found love in elevator in 1972.
PHILADELPHIA — Philadelphia’s Temple University is honoring a 45-year relationship sparked in a campus elevator....
US Living News: Restaurant owners say they received threats after changing french fries. NY Post 24 - US News
Restaurant owners say they received threats after changing french fries.
A restaurant in Maine has responded to the harsh backlash they say they have received from customers after changing the shape...
US Living News: Meet the man who spent nearly $200K to look like Madonna. NY Post 24 - US News
Meet the man who spent nearly $200K to look like Madonna.
Pouting in the mirror, Adam Guerra slips into a pink leotard before putting on his blonde wig – it’s the final step to...
US Living News: A shocking number of US workers get no paid time off. NY Post 24 - US News
A shocking number of US workers get no paid time off.
It’s all work and not enough paid time off. The US is the only economically advanced country in which the government doesn’t...
US Living News: World’s oldest cheese found in Egyptian tomb. NY Post 24 - US News
World’s oldest cheese found in Egyptian tomb.
They say aged cheeses are the best, but this might be pushing it. Archaeologists at the tomb of Ptahmes — mayor of Memphis,...
US Living News: Russian cosmonauts broke a GoPro attached to the ISS. NY Post 24 - US News
Russian cosmonauts broke a GoPro attached to the ISS.
Just being aboard the International Space Station seems like it would be a pretty stressful experience — I mean you’re...
US Living News: These cheap luxury vacation rentals have huge waiting lists. NY Post 24 - US News
These cheap luxury vacation rentals have huge waiting lists.
Airbnb is celebrating its 10th anniversary — and with it, it’s released a list of its top 10 most wish-listed properties...

Business

Last US Business News: Stocks soar nearly 400 points as Dow sees best day in months. NY Post 24 - US News
Stocks soar nearly 400 points as Dow sees best day in months.
Stocks shook off global fears Thursday, paving the way for the Dow Jones industrial average to clock its best day in four...
Last US Business News: SEC reportedly began Tesla probe last year. NY Post 24 - US News
SEC reportedly began Tesla probe last year.
Federal regulators began a probe into Tesla last year, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal. The Securities and...
Last US Business News: Hackers target thousands of bank emails in cyber attack. NY Post 24 - US News
Hackers target thousands of bank emails in cyber attack.
An international phishing campaign was launched Thursday against roughly 2,700 bank domains — including Bank of America...
Last US Business News: Ex-employee: Tesla concealed drug trafficking at its factory. NY Post 24 - US News
Ex-employee: Tesla concealed drug trafficking at its factory.
Tesla’s month from hell is showing no signs of slowing down. The electric-car maker, still reeling from CEO Elon Musk’s...
Last US Business News: MoviePass adds new restrictions on subscribers. NY Post 24 - US News
MoviePass adds new restrictions on subscribers.
The plot twists keep coming for MoviePass. In a Thursday note to subscribers, CEO Mitch Lowe detailed the newest restrictions...
Last US Business News: Restoration Hardware founder’s latest venture is folding. NY Post 24 - US News
Restoration Hardware founder’s latest venture is folding.
The entrepreneur who founded Restoration Hardware has lost his latest retail bet. Guideboat — an upscale clothing chain...
Last US Business News: A shocking number of US workers get no paid time off. NY Post 24 - US News
A shocking number of US workers get no paid time off.
It’s all work and not enough paid time off. The US is the only economically advanced country in which the government doesn’t...
Last US Business News: Chipotle’s latest outbreak caused by food left at unsafe temperatures. NY Post 24 - US News
Chipotle’s latest outbreak caused by food left at unsafe temperatures.
A food-borne illness outbreak that hit 700 Chipotle customers in Ohio last month was caused by a type of bacteria that grows...

Metro

Metro News: Sergeants union head blasts NYPD boss in scathing letter. NY Post 24 - US News
Sergeants union head blasts NYPD boss in scathing letter.
The head of the city’s sergeants union blasts NYPD Commissioner James O’Neill in an incendiary new letter — accusing...
Metro News: Former crew members celebrate USS Intrepid’s 75th anniversary. NY Post 24 - US News
Former crew members celebrate USS Intrepid’s 75th anniversary.
She’s looking pretty good for a 75-year-old nicknamed “the Decrepit.” More than 300 former crew members feted the 75th...
Metro News: J.J. Redick claims he saw caged woman in back of his cab. NY Post 24 - US News
J.J. Redick claims he saw caged woman in back of his cab.
NBA journeyman J.J. Redick claims he freaked after seeing a woman apparently being caged under a blanket in the back of his...
Metro News: Man seriously injured after falling in front of oncoming subway train. NY Post 24 - US News
Man seriously injured after falling in front of oncoming subway train.
A man suffered life-threatening injuries when he fell in front of an oncoming subway in Brooklyn Thursday evening, cops said....
Metro News: Jurors watch graphic dogfighting video at trial of accused trainer. NY Post 24 - US News
Jurors watch graphic dogfighting video at trial of accused trainer.
A jury saw brutal videos of dogs ruthlessly attacking each other during the Manhattan federal trial for a man accused of...
Metro News: Psychic accused of scamming clients out of $800K arrested again. NY Post 24 - US News
Psychic accused of scamming clients out of $800K arrested again.
She should have seen this coming. A Midtown psychic already charged with swindling $800,000 from two clients was re-arrested...
Metro News: Staten Island team wins first game of Little League World Series. NY Post 24 - US News
Staten Island team wins first game of Little League World Series.
Cue the Frank Sinatra! Staten Island’s Mid-Island youth baseball team won its first Little League World Series game on...
Metro News: Predator sentenced for selling child into sex slavery. NY Post 24 - US News
Predator sentenced for selling child into sex slavery.
A Bronx predator who enslaved a 14-year-old girl and sold her for sex has been sentenced to 10 years behind bars, authorities...

Sport

Last US Sport News: Sam Darnold comes back down to earth in first start as a Jet. NY Post 24 - US News
Sam Darnold comes back down to earth in first start as a Jet.
LANDOVER, Md. — Let’s not anoint Sam Darnold just yet. The Jets rookie quarterback came back to Earth on Thursday night...
Last US Sport News: Johnny Manziel provides further details on his concussion. NY Post 24 - US News
Johnny Manziel provides further details on his concussion.
MONTREAL — Johnny Manziel described his condition as a “delayed onset concussion” and said he had headaches....
Last US Sport News: Super Bowl MVP exits with shoulder injury. NY Post 24 - US News
Super Bowl MVP exits with shoulder injury.
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Eagles quarterback Nick Foles left Thursday’s exhibition game against the New England Patriots...
Last US Sport News: The brawls, El Duque and Jeter’s girlfriend: Behind the scenes of the 1998 Yankees. NY Post 24 - US News
The brawls, El Duque and Jeter’s girlfriend: Behind the scenes of the 1998 Yankees.
Late on the night of Oct. 21, 1998, in the charming port city of San Diego, you could feel the relief and exhaustion. Primarily...
Last US Sport News: Louis Armstrong Stadium won’t be only new look at U.S. Open. NY Post 24 - US News
Louis Armstrong Stadium won’t be only new look at U.S. Open.
The 50th anniversary of the U.S. Open will be highlighted by the unveiling of the 14,000-seat Louis Armstrong Stadium, but...