Some families were pressured by the airline to sign waiver agreeing not to sue and accept a settlement, a lawyer representing families of 20 victims said.
"It is clear that the state taking ownership of the parkway is the only viable long-term solution to these problems," Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan (R) said Wednesday.
“Our mission is to be the nation’s leading digitally enabled region,” said Jack McDougle, president and CEO of the Greater Washington Board of Trade.
Both the Justice Department and Transportation Department’s Office of Inspector General have made inquiries.
The president took the lead on matters typically left to the FAA.
A jackscrew, a device regulating the trim that raises and lowers the plane’s nose, indicated the jet was configured to dive.
A team from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is working with Austin health officials to examine hundreds of injuries in what officials say is “kind of like a disease outbreak investigation.”
Officials said technical work on the devices would begin Friday. Meanwhile, Boeing halted delivery of the plane but said production continues.
President Trumped ordered the planes grounded Wednesday afternoon, following a decision by Canadian officials Wednesday morning.
The hurricane intensified as it began to lash northwestern Florida on Wednesday.