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Bye, Flintstones: Bedrock City, longtime Arizona roadside attraction, closes

Monthly Archives: January 2019

Bye, Flintstones: Bedrock City, longtime Arizona roadside attraction, closes

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Jan 29,2019
National News

By Arizona Republic For decades, people stopped at Bedrock City on the way to the Grand Canyon to see how a modern Stone Age family lived. The attraction has closed after being sold. …read more Source::

Alderson returning to A’s as senior adviser

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Jan 29,2019
Sports

Sandy Alderson, who previously spent 17 seasons with the Athletics that included three straight American League pennants and a World Series title in 1989, has returned to the team as senior adviser. …read more Source::

My special needs students needed their teachers in the classroom — not on the picket line

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Jan 29,2019
National News

The Los Angeles Unified School District strike resulted in historic wins for teachers. But students with disabilities were forced to bear the cost. …read more Source::

Yemeni pet shop survives despite the odds

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Jan 29,2019
Offbeat

In Yemen, where almost four years of war have brought millions to the brink of famine and ravaged the economy, Mourad Jamal struggles to keep his small pet shop in the capital Sanaa afloat. …read more Source::

Still no sign of urgency to confirm Trump’s UN pick

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Jan 29,2019
National News

It was early December when President Donald Trump announced he had selected State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert to replace Nikki Haley as the next US ambassador to the United Nations. Almost two months later her nomination has not been made official, no date has been set for a Senate confirmation hearing and Nauert has retreated

'Minimize talking' outside: Polar vortex bears down on North as Deep South braces for snow

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Jan 28,2019
National News

By USA TODAY Snowstorms lash the Midwest and South as record-smashing cold from polar vortex drives a deep freeze across the USA. …read more Source::

75% of the US population will suffer below-freezing temps this week

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Jan 28,2019
National News

Absurdly cold weather is about to grip much of the US, trapping millions of Americans in sub-zero temperatures and bringing “dangerous to impossible travel conditions.” …read more Source::

Spanish chef Adria to reopen famed elBulli, won’t serve food

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Jan 28,2019
Offbeat

Spanish celebrity chef Ferran Adria is to reopen his once world-famous elBulli venture next year – but not serving food. …read more Source::

‘Nothing about it is easy’: Skater’s suicide leaves more questions than answers

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Jan 28,2019
Sports

A day after John Coughlin was suspended amid alleged sexual assault claims, the U.S.-champion figure skater died by suicide. His memory and the questions left after his death was the elephant in the rink at this past weekend’s U.S. nationals in Detroit. …read more Source::

The Latest: Wisconsin governor declares state of emergency

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Jan 28,2019
National News

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The Latest on a major snowstorm and the expected frigid weather in the Midwest (all times local): …read more Source::