Opinion: The US is stuck in a sand trap

Recent conflicts in Syria have de­stabilized the Middle East more than any other event since the invasion of Iraq in 2003. The sectarian violence has left Syria struggling to fight ISIS and other ter...

Big Bertha finally breaks through

With much anticipation, Ber­tha completed the 9,270-foot journey under Seattle on April 4. Bertha, the 57-foot diameter boring machine, finished the roughly 1.7 mile tunnel earlier in the month, but ...