World’s Tallest Building Closes

Michael Kelly

February 17, 2010

Filed under Global News

On Feb. 8, 2010 one of the tallest buildings in the world was forced to close only after a month. The Burj Khalifa in Dubai has been closed off to the public. Engineers of the building said that electrical problems have been ruled as part of the blame on the viewing deck. The owners of the building said...

Tough commute likely after Bay Bridge rod snaps

Liz De La Torre

October 28, 2009

Filed under Global News

From The Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO – The San Francisco-Oakland Bay Bridge has been closed indefinitely after a rod installed during last month's emergency repairs snapped, causing a traffic nightmare for the 280,000 motorists who cross the landmark span every day. Engineers on Wednesday...

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