OLYMPIA, Washington (Reuters) - The oversize load on a semi-trailer truck that struck a Washington state bridge was likely too tall for the lowest point of clearance on the structure, part of which collapsed after the collision, a federal safety official said on Saturday.
WISCREPORT.COM (05/23/2013) - AAA Travel projects 34.8 million Americans will journey 50 miles or more from home during the Memorial Day holiday weekend. That's a 0.9 percent decrease from the 35.1 million people who traveled last year. The decline is mostly due to a decline in air travel of eight percent, fee fatigue among travelers and a waffling economy. For more on this story, see inside the online pages of WisconsinReport.com, informing internet readers since 2001.
Steven Soderbergh’s latest film, “Behind the Candelabra,” looks at the relationship between flamboyant pianist Liberace (Michael Douglas) and his much younger lover Scott Thorson (Matt Damon). The film, which is in competition for the Palme d’Or at Cannes, premieres Sunday on HBO.