How is the Brooklyn Bridge spending its summer vacation? Being draped in canvas to prepare for being repainted.
You can see more pictures here.
(And yes, we did ask ...
(Houston, TX - Wendy Siegle, KUHF) Last January, Texas, America’s second most populous state, failed to secure federal stimulus dollars for its high-speed rail plan. Why?
Because it didn’t have one.
It still doesn’t, by the ...
(Detroit, Michigan - Quinn Klinefelter, WDET) A proposed light rail line is a step closer to reality today in the Motor City. Detroit officials want to build a light rail loop stretching from downtown to 8 ...
(New York -- Kate Hinds, WNYC) As part of its $508 million rehabilitation, the Brooklyn Bridge will get wrapped in canvas beginning in about two months.
Hasan Ahmed, who oversees the Brooklyn Bridge for the ...
The President's Remarks in Detroit:
THE WHITE HOUSE
Office of the Press Secretary
For Immediate Release July 30, 2010
REMARKS BY PRESIDENT BARACK OBAMA
ON THE AMERICAN AUTO INDUSTRY AND THE AMERICAN ECONOMY
Chrysler Jefferson North Assembly Plant
12:16 P.M. EDT
THE PRESIDENT: Hello, Detroit! ...
From the White House Press Pool:
Your pooler will send Chrysler plant report shortly but breaking news from second stop is that POTUS just drove (after consultations w Secret Service and Robert Gibbs' voiced hope that the electric Volt had an airbag)...
TN Moving Stories: Student Athletes WON'T have to pay up, self-service airport scanners, and cell service to hit NYC subways.
Oregon transit takes away parking spaces from crowded park and ride garage -- and puts in 74 biking parking spots. Look at it this way, officials say: you haven't lost eight spots --you've gained 74 bike spots! (Oregon live)
Los Angeles Schools Chief, in reversal, says school athletes will ...
This in from the White House today. As the Takeaway reported last week, the auto industry, near death just a little over a year ago, is on the upswing. Now, ...