This takes into account direct costs such as wasted fuel and time as well as indirect consequences such as increased freighting fees being passed on to consumers.
INRIX also reports that traffic congestion costs US drivers more than $305 billion in direct and indirect costs in 2017, an increase of $10 billion from 2016, mainly due to rising costs of vehicle ownership.
INRIX found the most congested corridor in the Bay Area is eastbound Highway 24 during the afternoon commute, where drivers wasted 39 hours a year ago sitting in gridlock.
In what may come as no surprise to Bay Area commuters, a global study on traffic congestion has placed the San Francisco area near the top of the list, when it comes to gridlock.
You may remember back in 2012, it was ranked the absolute worst city for traffic in the US, even topping Los Angeles.
But while the I-5 crawl through that city north of Seattle is certainly awful, drivers on the Cross Bronx Expressway in New York City are experiencing the worst corridor anywhere for the third year in a row.
Manchester came behind London, albeit its average of 39 hours was nearly half of that recorded in the capital. Traffic congestion rates actually fell in the Texas municipalities of El Paso (-13%), Austin (-9%) and Dallas (-9%), the report found.
Call it the "Full Vancouver" - when you complain about real estate, the weather and traffic all in one conversation.
The Dow was off 209 points, or 0.8%, while stocks overall saw additional pressure from a selloff by health care shares. Pfizer was down 3.4 percent despite its better-than-expected earnings and upbeat 2018 guidance on a lower tax rate.
The Czech constitution gives presidents limited executive powers, but President Zeman has not hesitated to test the boundaries. The 73-year-old defeated pro-European Union contender Jiri Drahos proving popularity of his tough stance against immigration.
Sources have informed that the dead bodies of Vicky Gounder and Prema Lahoria have been kept in Civil Hospital of Abohar. On being asked about the threat of gangsters in the state, the DGP added that the police would "deal with them firmly".
It is usually caused by repeated injury to the esophagus due to smoke, alcohol, acid reflux and - maybe - hot liquids. Then researchers followed the people in the study for about nine years to see how many developed esophageal cancer.
Earlier in the day in his talks with Kono, Wang urged joint efforts with Japan to get bilateral ties back on track. Kono met with Foreign Minister Wang Yi , Premier Li Keqiang, and State Councillor Yang Jiechi.
His disappearance - along with that of Kinsman - became part of the police investigation Project Prism, launched in August. McArthur was previously charged with the murders of Selim Esen, 44, (left) and Andrew Kinsman, 49 (right).
Turkey considers the YPG to be a terrorist group and fears the empowerment of Syria's Kurds could be contagious. Opposition figures have said Russian Federation is trying to undermine the United Nations -led peace talks.
State regulators several years ago signed off on Wynn as a casino operator , giving him just one of a few state OKs for gambling. In a lengthy statement, Wynn and his company both attributed the allegations to a campaign led by Wynn's ex-wife, Elaine Wynn .
Pochettino has shown time and time again that he improves the players that he has available to him and maximises their output. The Brazilian hadn't started a game for Ligue 1 side PSG this season and had only made six appearances in all competitions.
Now that Trump is president, his administration seems to think Forbes does know what it's talking about after all. Western sanctions and Moscow's countermeasures have crippled bilateral relations since 2014.
Snap Smashes Fourth-Quarter Revenue Estimates, Stock Jumps
Those design changes have put a bigger emphasis on user-to-user sharing, as opposed to content created by publishers and brands. The company's shares, which have almost halved in the past year, rose more than 20 percent in after-hours trading to $16.95.
Vessel with 22 Indian sailors goes missing in West Africa
Earlier, owners of the tanker, Anglo Eastern Univan Group, intimated the Directorate General of Shipping headquartered in Mumbai. The Panama-registered vessel was carrying 13,500 tonnes of petrol worth $8.1 million. "Pirates are active in Gulf of Guinea ".
'NK uses Berlin embassy to get missile parts'
North Korea also reportedly attempted to obtain a monitor that measures gas emissions when chemical weapons are produced. The agency believes the tech was used for Pyongyang's missile and nuclear programs.
Strikers claim maiden BBL title with huge win
Siddle soon outed Hobart's dangerman Short in a superb spell of 3-17 from the most economical four overs of the match. Earlier, Weatherald cracked the first century in a BBL final, and the competition's third-highest score.
Kasganj violence a 'minor' incident: UP minister
He added the police was trying to make people "understand communal bonhomie". "The situation in Kasganj is under control. A special investigation is formed by the UP government to probe the communal clashes.
Boogie Cousins out for season with torn Achilles tendon
And the Pelicans' earned it on Friday, tallying their most meaningful win since the final day of the 2014-15 regular season. With 15 seconds left, he grabbed a rebound and scored on a putback that gave the Pels a 4-point lead with 15 seconds left.