“We are at a crossroads, trying to figure out what’s next, and in order to get to the other side, we have to wade in the water. Perhaps, this is us reckoning with our muddy past, crossing over the River Jordan. Even some of the antiquated questions being asked, some of the objectionable books that […]
In May 2013, a bridge spanning the Skagit River along Interstate 5 in Washington state catastrophically collapsed, after an oversized trailer clipped one of the bridge’s cross beams. A new analysis by engineers at the University of Illinois...Show More Summary
Harry Belafonte is issuing a call of action for music artists and community leaders to address America’s most dire social issues. The legendary entertainer’s social justice organization Sankofa.org will host the “Many Rivers To Cross Festival” in Atlanta, Georgia, on Oct. Show More Summary
The Baltimore Sun reports, “Depite the great fanfare earlier this year, when it decided to allow bicyclists to ride across the Route 40 Hatem Bridge crossing the Susquehanna River, the Maryland Transportation Authority said Tuesday it...Show More Summary
Fitch Ratings “has upgraded the rating on Elizabeth River Crossing’s, LLC (ERC) $626.3 million in private activity bonds (PABs), issued by the Virginia Small Business Financing Authority, to ‘BBB’ from ‘BBB-‘. In addition, Fitch has upgraded the rating on the $441.2 million TIFIA loan to ‘BBB’ from ‘BBB-‘. Show More Summary
BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Kurdish Peshmerga forces on Monday said they had secured a river crossing point enabling them to open a new front against Islamic State and further tighten their grip on the militants' capital Mosul.
The closest place to Broome to get yourself beside a river is about 140 kilometres/ 87 miles along the Great...
My Love, Don't Cross That River Exploits an Elderly Couple for Maximum Tear Generation by Kathleen Richards W hen it comes to tearjerkers, Koreans don't mess around. They are not satisfied with a movie or TV drama that makes you sniffle a bit. Show More Summary
The Virginian-Pilot’s Jordan Pascale reports (scroll down!) that, “The second lane of the Midtown Tunnel is tentatively scheduled to open Aug. 22, according to Elizabeth River Crossing’s latest financial disclosure forms. The rehab of the existing Midtown Tunnel is also months ahead of schedule.... Show More Summary
LA CROSSE, Wis. – Long-term monitoring by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources shows efforts to improve Mississippi River water quality appear The post Mississippi River restoration work to mark 30 years of success: DNR efforts contribute to larger goals appeared first on Hunting and Conservation News.
Nick Jonas is busy touring with Demi Lovato right now, but before he hit the road, the Jonas brother decided to brave some rough conditions when he appeared on Running Wild With Bear Grylls! On an episode that aired earlier this week, the Touch singer had to strip down to his Calvin Klein undies in order [...]
Cross River Fiber has been shifting from pure dark fiber over into lit services, and today we learned a few details on how they are doing it. They have tapped MRV Communications to provide the packet and optical gear for the transformation.... [visit site to read more]
Rapper T.I. is hosting an event today that will serve multiple purposes, including helping families prepare for the new school year and the upcoming election. Read: Many Rivers to Cross festival tickets on sale; T.I., Macklemore...
Daily Freeman (Kingston, NY) reports, “Traffic and revenue on all five Hudson River crossings operated by the New York State Bridge Authority were higher in the first half of 2016 than in the same period a year earlier, according to the authority. Show More Summary
Found in Footbridge Square, a charming pocket of Studio City known for its pedestrian bridge that crosses the L.A. River, this two-story was taken down to the studs and rebuilt for the modern family. Ipe wood siding and a pivoting glass door lend a contemporary sheen to the exterior, which pays...
Tickets are now on sale for the Many Rivers to Cross music and arts festival that will bring a parade of high-profile names to the Atlanta area in October. The event, Oct. 1-2 at...
Cross River Rail is a proposed rail line between Dutton Park and Bowen Hills, two major suburbs of Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
An American surfer survived a fierce crocodile attack at a popular Costa Rican beach, thanks to the brave actions of his roommate. Jon Becker, a 59-year-old retiree from Colorado, was crossing a river at Tamarindo Beach with a friend...Show More Summary
Seventeen people were injured on Saturday when a ferry crossing the Hudson River from Manhattan hit the dock it was approaching in Jersey City, authorities said. None of the injuries was serious, but a few passengers were removed on stretchers. Seventeen people were treated in area hospitals, with...
Watch as a pack of hungry crocs kill a hapless zebra foal as it tries to cross a river in the Serengeti.