Israeli airstrikes hit buildings, roads in Gaza

Smoke rises amid a flare-up of Israeli-Palestinian violence in Gaza GAZA CITY: Israeli warplanes have struck several buildings and roads in a vital part of Gaza City early Sunday. According to photos circulated by residents and journalists, the airstrikes created a crater that blocked one of the main roads leading to Shifa, the largest hospital … Read more

US infrastructure gets C- from engineers as roads stagnate

[ad_1] AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — America’s infrastructure has scored near-failing grades for its deteriorating roads, public transit and storm water systems due to years of inaction from the federal government, the American Society of Civil Engineers reports. Its overall grade: a mediocre C-. In its “Infrastructure Report Card” released Wednesday, the group called for “big … Read more