COMIC CON IS ON!:
Costumed characters pose outside of the convention center on day 1 of the 2014 Comic-Con International Convention held Thursday, July 24 in San Diego. Photo: Associated Press/Denis Poroy/Invision
The Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee gave bipartisan approval of South Dakota Senator John Thune’s Surface Transportation Board (STB) reform bill, which he introduced along with Commerce Committee Chairman Jay Rockefeller of West Virginia.