News bites: A model (airplane) for terror

Your morning transportation speed-read:

A man accused of using remote-controlled model airplanes in a terror plot has pleaded not guilty.

Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood appeared at an event in New York with Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D) to push President Obama's proposed "American Jobs Act."

A light rail train in Houston derailed, injuring 15 people.

The Chevrolet Volt electric car has won a recommendation from Consumer Reports magazine.