Thousands of people arrived in Black Rock City, Nevada, over the weekend for Burning Man, which officially began on Sunday. Dust storms caused dangerous driving conditions that day, prompting a three-hour closure of city gates. Wait times peaked around 10 hours and were still six to seven hours-long on Monday […]
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When you’re sitting on the runway about to start a plane race, you accept a certain element of risk is part of what you’re about to do. But you’d also expect to be facing the dangerous stuff to happen in the air. Not on the runway: That is one of […]
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Witnesses to the shooting at Sparks Middle Schoolnear Reno, Nev. have spoken out about the terror that unfolded Monday morning. Two people died — the student shooter, who turned the gun on himself, and beloved maths teacher Michael Landsberry — and two 12-year-old students were wounded. An unnamed middle school […]
The teacher who was killed Monday morning trying to protect middle school students from a shooter on the grounds has been identified as Michael Landsberry, according to NBC. Two people — the teacher and the shooter — died at Sparks Middle School near Reno, Nev. Two others, both minors, were […]
Two people died and two were injured Monday morning in a shooting at a middle school near Reno, Nevada, according tothe Reno Gazette-Journal. One victim was a staff member at Sparks Middle School, police said during a press conference. The other person who died is the shooter. It’s unclear whether […]
Every September, more than 200,000 people flock to the Nevada desert to see an unusual sort of motor sport. Aeroplane racing. Once popular around Europe and the United States, air races are now mostly a thing of the past. But Reno’s National Championship Air Races keep the tradition alive. The […]
[credit provider=”Vanessa Vancour” url=”http://www.flickr.com/photos/vancour/5159389454/”] What do you do when the city where you live is dying? All over the United States formerly great cities are crumbling, but some are definitely in worse shape than others. One reader recently wrote to me about what she sees happening all around her in […]
[credit provider=”Wikimedia Commons” url=”http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Renoarch.jpg”] New York City people, I have a polite warning and great news!Get out of the house bubble that likely will crash.