By Keith Laing - 12/07/11 02:00 PM EST
Your morning transportation speed-read:
Transportation Secretary Ray LaHood is defending the Chevy Volt as being safe after fires caused by the electric car's battery.
A Sikh man was stabbed at Fresno, Calif.'s Yosemite International Airport in a suspected hate crime.
Actor Alec Baldwin was kicked off a plane at Los Angeles International Airport.
A poll shows a majority of California would vote no now on a proposed high-speed railway there.