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 […]

Tesla voluntarily recalls early Model S cars over power steering bolts

SAN FRANCISCO — Tesla Inc said on Thursday it was voluntarily recalling Model S sedans built before April 2016 in order to replace bolts in the power steering component. Tesla said there were no accidents or injuries related to the issue and the recall was undertaken in an abundance of caution. The bolts, made by […]

ABM-piercing warhead bolts through night Russian skies atop Topol ICBM (VIDEO)

Published time: 27 Sep, 2017 08:13 The Russian Defense Ministry has published footage of the test launch of a new advanced nuclear warhead, which was boosted off by an RS-12M Topol intercontinental ballistic missile. [embedded content] The launch from the Kapustin Yar missile test range in the northwest of the Astrakhan Region was conducted on […]

Power surge: 800 lightning bolts strike San Francisco in 1 day (PHOTOS, VIDEOS)

Published time: 12 Sep, 2017 11:02 Edited time: 12 Sep, 2017 11:07 After a spell of intense heat in the Bay Area, a huge storm finally broke over San Francisco on Monday, unleashing more than 800 lightning strikes in mere hours, according to the National Weather Service. Starting around midday, the lightning blitz continued after […]

Some early Chevy Bolts suffer from battery issues

We’re sure people who were waiting for the Chevy Bolt EV were thrilled when General Motors started selling them much earlier than planned. Unfortunately, some of them might now have electric cars that could leave them stranded in the middle of nowhere. GM has admitted to Autoblog that a number of it earliest Bolts have […]

How Usain Bolt’s top speed compares to Michael Phelps, a cheetah, and more

Usain Bolt may have lost his final race, but that doesn’t diminish what he’s done in his legendary career. Bolt captured nine gold medals during his Olympics career, holds the world record in the 100-meter dash, and set a new standard for what it means to be a sprinter. The Jamaican sprinter has been clocked at a […]

Bolt’s boast: ‘It’s not going to happen’

Video Image Bolt is back!1:06 Athletics: Usain Bolt is back and looking to race at next years World Championships. August 2nd 2017 2 hours ago /display/ news and galleries/More Sports/ Usain Bolt doing his ‘Lightning Bolt’ pose as he celebrates winning the Men’s 100m Final during the athletics event at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games. […]

GM extends plant shutdowns, carries big backlog of Chevy Bolts, other cars

DETROIT – General Motors has extended a shutdown at the Michigan factory that builds the new Chevrolet Bolt electric car as part of a broader effort to get control of bulging inventories of unsold vehicles in the United States. GM’s vehicle inventory in the United States hit a 10-year high in June at 105 days […]