The bus driver's permit had been denied due to a drug conviction.
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Nine children were injured Wednesday morning when a school bus carrying students for James M. Singleton Charter School overturned on the I-10 high rise. The driver was apparently driving without a permit. 

RIDE New Orleans

The transportation advocacy group RIDE New Orleans released its annual report on the state of transit on Wednesday. The report finds that while the city has made some improvements to the bus system, work is still needed.

Einstein Charter School's board says they'll work on a transportation plan that could include yellow-bus transportation.
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Einstein Charter Schools appears to be backing down in its months-long dispute with the Orleans Parish School Board (OPSB) over busing. The Einstein charter school board has voted to work out a transportation plan that could include yellow buses. The decision came days after the district threatened to revoke Einstein's right to run two of their schools.