| Oct 29, 2009
Friday morning commuters will have to find alternate routes around the San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge for a third day in a row.
Dale Bonner, the Secretary of the Business, Transportation and Housing Agency, announced Thursday evening that Caltrans does...
| Nov 20, 2009
| 7:49 AM
A geyser of water spewing out of a broken fire hydrant alongside a Sorrento Valley commercial complex pooled atop a nearby building Thursday and caused part of its roof to collapse, drenching costly gowns but causing no reported injuries.
The weight of...
| Jul 5, 2009
| 11:25 AM
(WGN-AM)- About 25 people were sent to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries and no fatalities were reported after a pedestrian bridge collapsed in Merrillville, Ind., after a fireworks show Saturday evening, police said today.
| Jul 28, 2009
The City of New Orleans Department of Public Works is informing citizens that the DeSaix Boulevard Bridge over Bayou St. John will be closed because a horizontal crack was discovered today on one of the concrete bridge bents (supports). The crack runs...
| Aug 7, 2009
| 5:02 AM
A massive water main break has paralyzed a 15 block section of Lower Manhattan, just two blocks from City Hall.
At 2:20am, a 12-inch water main underneath the intersection of West Broadway and Duane Street erupted from the thick pavement and spewed...
| Aug 18, 2009
The MTA knew about 181 Street station's water leaks and crumbling tiles on the No. 1 line for at least three years before Sunday evening's ceiling collapse, according to local leaders.
Manny Velazquez, chair of Community Board 12 in Washington Heights,...
| Dec 22, 1988
LONDON -- A Pan American World Airways jumbo jet carrying 258 passengers and crew from London to New York crashed in a huge fireball at a village just north of the Scottish border Wednesday evening, killing everyone on board and injuring at least a...