New York’s new $4 billion bridge is reportedly plagued by dozens of failing bolts and a simmering cover-up scandal

AP Photo/Seth Wenig A whistleblower says engineers have secretly replaced bolts on New York‘s new Mario Cuomo bridge to hide the faults from inspectors, NBC4NY reported Wednesday.  The state’s attorney general is investing the 60 failed bolts (out of more than a million on the entire bridge.) The Mario Cuomo Bridge, which cost $ 3.98 […]

Tensions are still simmering a year after the world’s 2 biggest countries almost clashed over a border at the top of the world

Tensions are still simmering a year after the world’s 2 biggest countries almost clashed over a border at the top of the world NOW WATCH: Watch China demolish a 41-year-old bridge in just one second See Also: Tensions are still simmering a year after the world’s 2 biggest countries almost clashed over a border at […]

2017 Lexus IS In-Depth Review: It’s Not Afraid to Stir the Pot in a Simmering Segment

– Just be yourself; that’s what’s really cool. The Lexus IS tests that theory with statement-making styling and distinguished dynamics. A fierce face and sculpted sheetmetal are supported by refined road manners and athletic moves. An optional F Sport package adds a tuned suspension and exclusive bodywork. Engines are determined by trim: The IS200t (a.k.a. […]

China and Iran just held a naval exercise amid simmering tensions in the Persian Gulf

Lamar Salter China and Iran held a joint naval exercise near the strategic Strait of Hormuz in the Persian Gulf amid rising tension in the region. The official IRNA news agency said the drill on Sunday included an Iranian warship and two Chinese destroyers, a logistics ship and one helicopter. The Chinese flotilla went to […]