The phantom toll booth
How a poorly-designed toll plaza is likely to cause driver anxiety and possibly even accidents
60-mile-long traffic jam in China
Traffic hasn't moved in nine days
Fights at the Iowa State Fair
It takes some serious numbskulls to start fights with police at the State Fair, but apparently it's happened. For those who wonder whether such things deviate from the norm, the Des Moines Police Department has an online map of crime statistics for the whole city.