State Senator Seeks to End the `Jersey Left'

Feb. 4 (Bloomberg) -- A New Jersey Transit bus executes a "Jersey left" turn after exiting Rt. 1 in Lawrence, N.J., via a jughandle. Jughandles channel motorists to a right lane around a curve toward a traffic signal to make U-turns or left turns off a major roadway. State Senator James Holzapfel says jughandles are a bad idea and has proposed legislation that seeks to prohibit jughandle construction in the state. (Source: Bloomberg)
Malaysia Upgraded in Human Traffic Report
50:10 - The new U.S. report suggests that Malaysia is among countries making progress in fighting modern day slavery. The upgrade is raising questions about whether the rankings were politically motivated. Bloomberg’s Haslinda Amin reports on “First Up.” (Source: Bloomberg)
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