Students do restoration work on old rides

...one of just a handful of degree programs around the country teaching young people how to help refurbish and maintain North America's fleet of more than 10 million classic cars."We have a huge void," said Earl Mowrey, who heads youth development...

Andong Song welcomes the pressure of being the first Chinese player to be picked in NHL Draft

...Chinese hockey, it's just been tremendous how far they've grown. I'm sure they'll keep trying to catch up to North America and Europe and Russia, but there's still a little gap."

Anticipation already building for American Pharoah's planned finale in October

...haven't had a Triple Crown, so it's not like we were waiting 10 years to whip out the term."The Classic is North America's richest race, and usually draws the top horses in training, 3-years-old and up.This year's field could...

Leaf blister fungus affects local oak trees

...leaf blister is a fungal leaf spot that can occur on all oak species (Quercus).Leaf blister occurs thro ughout North America but it is common in the South. Red and black oaks are the most susceptible to this disease, however all oak species...

Guidance sought on oil pipeline in SC

...seize private land from residents through eminent domain in order to build an oil pipeline.Their question comes as North America's largest energy infrastructure company, Kinder Morgan, is attempting to build a $1 billion pipeline that would...

Okefenokee is an ever-changing ecological wonder

...been removed by the late 1920s, when logging finally came to a halt.Eventually, the Okefenokee's significance as North America's largest swamp ? and one of the world's largest intact freshwater ecosystems ? led to its preservation. President...

General Motors, Subaru models added to massive Takata air bag recall

...Chevrolet Silverado, GMC Sierra HD trucks from the 2007 and 2008 model years to replace passenger air bags, mainly across North America. About 330,000 of the trucks were sold in the U.S. Dealers will replace the inflators at no cost to customers...

Corrupt culture of FIFA must change now

...Football Con federation nations such as neighboring UAE, India or China.Then establish a rotation starting in 2026 ? North America, Europe, Africa, South America and Asia getting a turn every 20 years. If a country with existing infrastructure...

The top 10 highest-paid female CEOs

...this year by currency volatility in countries like Russia and Bolivia, but this was offset by growth at Frito-Lay North America, which makes snacks such as Doritos, Cheetos and Tostitos.No. 5: Phebe Novakovic, General Dynamics, $19 million...

Augusta color plant nears operational readiness

...there. So we take business and supply it from here, but also expand," he said. "We have a unique position in North America. We are the only one that produces this."Huntsman acquired the Augusta project in October when it spent $1 billion...