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The Manhattan Bridge As Seen From Dumbo; An Iconic View of the Manhattan Bridge Over a Century

Since construction on the Manhattan Bridge began in 1901, the bridge’s Brooklyn-side tower has been beautifully framed by the brick warehouses on Washington Street near the water. The steel structure photogenically rises up out of the East River, the Empire State Building visible in the distance. Show More Summary

Zhangjiajie Glass Bridge in Zhangjiajie, China

Zhangjiajie National Forest Park is full of natural wonders that draw thousands of visitors a day, from misty forests to towering sandstone pillars. Allegedly, its landscape even inspired the scenery of James Cameron's Avatar. But it's not rock formations or trees that tourists have been flocking for lately–it's a bridge. Show More Summary

Bridge to nowhere shows China's failed efforts to engage North Korea

DANDONG, China (Reuters) - Towering above the murky waters, the New Yalu River Bridge was supposed to symbolize a new era in relations between China and North Korea, helping bring investment to landmark free trade zones jointly run with the impoverished and isolated state.

Britain's Royal Navy tests speedy drone boat (pictures) - CNET

2 weeks agoTechnology / Internet : Webware

London's iconic Tower Bridge opened for the MAST unmanned craft's jaunt along the river Thames.

Detective who grabbed Trump Tower climber stops bridge jumper

3 weeks agoNews : NY Daily News

Detective Christopher Williams of the NYPD Emergency Service Unit and his partner, Officer Conor Farrell, were called to the Brooklyn Bridge about 2:15 a.m. Saturday on a report of a jumper.

Now THAT'S how you make an entrance!  135-metre-long cruise ship Ocean Majesty wows crowds as she sails along the River Thames

The Ocean Majesty cruise ship made its way under Tower Bridge in London when it was raised at 2pm. The boat, which was originally built in 1966 as a ferry, will moor alongside HMS Belfast for two nights.

If Scrappy ROCKETBOAT were a Person, He’d be Sammy Hagar – Put This Ride on Your Bucket List

TweetWhat’s this? It’s Rocketboat! Doing donuts on the water, as it is wont to do Rocketboat! Rocketboat! Rocketboat! Kicking a little sand in the base of the Echo Tower of the San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge: And now, cleverly, Rocketboat sneaks up on Delta Tower in the shadow of the roadbed: And then, some more […]

Garden State Parkway Opens New $130 Million Bridge

The Press of Atlantic City reports, “After three years of construction, the new southbound Garden State Parkway bridge over the Great Egg Harbor opened to traffic Wednesday [August 31]. The two-lane, $130-million bridge towers over the...Show More Summary

Motorcyclist killed on Golden Gate Bridge was Larkspur man

Aamir Ahmad Khan was riding north on Highway 1 over the bridge shortly before 6 p.m. when he apparently lost control near the north tower and slammed into the railing, according to the Marin County Sheriff’s Office. California Highway...Show More Summary

Penobscot Narrows Bridge and Observatory in Stockton Springs, Maine

While there are innumerable bridges and observation towers scattered around the planet, it’s considerably more rare to witness the combination of these two lovely structures. There are only a handful of bridge observatories in the world,...Show More Summary

Say Goodbye To The Sydney IMAX Before It Gets Demolished

One of the things Sydney has always held claim to — alongside the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House and Centrepoint Tower — has been the IMAX building in the city’s Darling Harbour. Stretching 35.7 metres wide and 29.7 metres tall,Show More Summary

Developers move to block builder of 1,000-foot tall tower in lower Manhattan

A Manhattan-based development firm is trying to stop a 1,000-foot tall luxury apartment tower from going up along the Manhattan waterfront, between the Manhattan and Brooklyn bridges. Little Cherry,... To view the full story, click the title link.

San Francisco Welcomes a Stunning New High-Rise Condominium

2 months agoLifestyle / Travel : RobbReport

The Harrison high-rise condominium in San Francisco The tower is located near the Bay Bridge in the bustling heart of the city… Rebekah Bell

Outgoing downtown Brooklyn business district chief on the neighborhood's future

The changes across downtown Brooklyn over the past decade are plentiful and striking. From towers rising along Flatbush Avenue, to the near-completion of Brooklyn Bridge Park to a burgeoning... To view the full story, click the title link.

Men Arrested After Using Bike Path To Scale Bay Bridge Tower

Police say they believe the men made it all the way up the 525-foot tower. [ more › ]

New Lawsuit Tries To Halt Plan For Residential Towers At Brooklyn Bridge Park

It's been a decade now since plans emerged for condo towers to go up just west of Brooklyn Bridge Park's Pier 6, and still the proposed housing is embroiled in controversy. The Brooklyn Bridge Park Corporation has already settled one...Show More Summary

Group hopes to block construction of Brooklyn Bridge Park apartment towers

The Brooklyn Heights Association filed a suit to block the construction of two residential projects in Brooklyn Bridge Park Thursday. The civic group argues that the park does not need more... To view the full story, click the title link.

De Blasio donor didn't follow rules to build Pier 6 towers

3 months agoNews : NY Daily News

The city’s selection of a donor to Mayor De Blasio to build towers in Brooklyn Bridge Park had a “taint” from the start, a new lawsuit says.

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