| Apr 21, 2009
After a thorough investigation by governmental and independent private investigators specializing in amusement rides, the contributing factor for the Lolli Swing incident at the Spring Fair in Puyallup on April 17, 2009 was determined to be...
| Oct 29, 2009
For the second day in a row, Bay Area commuters are having to find an alternate route around the San Francisco- Oakland Bay Bridge as construction crews from Sacramento-based MCM Construction and the California transportation agency Caltrans attempt to...
| 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,...