News bites: A green light for the Purple Line

Your morning transportation speed-read:        

A proposed light rail in the Washington, D.C., suburbs in Maryland has been approved for additional planning.

British automaker Jaguar-Land Rover wants to build cars in China.

The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating a near collision between a military plane and a private airplane in Alaska.

The Department of Transportation has revoked money it awarded for a study about privatizing the Ohio Turnpike.