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Runaway Goat Rescued After Crossing Busy Oakland Interstate
Offbeat  (tags: lost, goat, traffic, police, rescued )

- 174 days ago -
This may be the Year of the Dog according to the Chinese zodiac, but it sure seems like itâEUR(TM)s also the Year of the (Runaway) Goat. For the fourth time since August, a goat on the loose is making news headlines.
Duck Crossing Pt. 1   video
Offbeat  (tags: mama duck, baby chicks, traffic, nail-biting video! )

- 184 days ago -
A family of ducks try to make their way along Spring Garden Road, in Halifax, Nova Scotia. Taken on June 7, 2008.
Washington State Trooper Catches Driver Using Mannequin in Carpool Lane
Offbeat  (tags: law enforcement, traffic, highways, rules, laws, cheating )

- 848 days ago -
A Washington State Patrol trooper who spotted a motorist violating the rules of the road is no dummy. The eagle-eyed trooper spotted a driver attempting to outsmart the high occupancy lane policy by passing off a mannequin as a passenger.
Motorcyclist Saves Terrified Kitten in Middle of Busy Intersection
Offbeat  (tags: kitten, traffic, humans, rescue, video )

- 1333 days ago -
This little sweetie may have been seeking refuge in the undercarriage of a car, but fell out in the middle of the road. Watch the video. I had to replay it many times to spot when the kitten actually appears in the roadway.
Now That His Campaign Has Tanked, Chris Christie Finds Himself Another Gig in China!
Offbeat  (tags: Chris, Christie, traffic, Jam, China, George, Washington, Bridge )

- 1347 days ago -
World's Worst Traffic Jam: The G4 Beijing-Hong Kong-Macau Expressway
Is This Furr-Real? Yet Another Seal Makes Its Way From the Water to Auckland's Streets
Offbeat  (tags: New Zealand, seal, streets, traffic, funny )

- 1472 days ago -
Locals in New Zealand were greeted by an unexpected visitor, when a seal swapped the ocean for the tarmac and laid out on a suburban street.
Runaway Dog Snarls Up Highway Traffic For Five Miles (Video)
Offbeat  (tags: runaway dog, wgn, chicago, traffic, goodnews, video )

- 2536 days ago -
A runaway dog ran for nearly five miles along a Chicago highway, snarling traffic as onlookers got out of their cars to try and catch it.
Destroying Traffic Waves Like a Boss
Offbeat  (tags: cars, driving, traffic )

- 2650 days ago -
Traffic waves are a lot like the rippling waves of an ocean, and each individual car acts like a very large water molecule. These traffic waves are a pattern of slowing down and speeding up that generally moves backwards through the cars.
The Green Heart of Tokyo
Offbeat  (tags: city, Tokyo, park, traffic, concrete structures, Maiji Jingu, birds, quiet, trees shrubs, shinto, shrine, protection, green, garden, environment )

- 3040 days ago -
Over the last 60 years, as Tokyo has sprouted great and towering concrete structures, and as traffic jas swollen and clogged its conduits for movement, quiet havens within the city have become fewer but ever more important.
10 Ways to Alleviate Road Rage
Offbeat  (tags: Road Rage, Accident, Traffic, Travel )

- 3218 days ago -
If you dread embarking on your daily journey because of the unpleasantness you experience on the road, read through the 10 ways to alleviate road rage and turn a new leaf.
Moves Afoot to Make Japanese Holidays a Pleasure Not a Pain
Offbeat  (tags: traffic, jammed, seasonal phenomenon, Japan, clogged expressways, Golden Week, peak season, off-peak, holidays, tourism )

- 3376 days ago -
It's a seasonal phenomenon in Japan : lines of cars 40-km long and more clogging expressways ; super-jammed shinkansen terminals and airports ; and hot-spring resorts besieged by visitors crammed cheek to cheek in the steaming baths, imo-arai-style
Drunk, Naked Man Causes I-95 Wrecks
Offbeat  (tags: drunk, naked, highway, traffic, I-95, motorists, accidents, police, crime, assault, arrest )

- 4226 days ago -
BRANDYWINE HUNDRED, Del. - A naked, drunk man was arrested after he caused three accidents by running into highway traffic, police said.

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