Definition: This entry gives the total length of the road network and includes the length of the paved and unpaved portions.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Roadways map
College World Series 2016 scores and bracket: Coastal Carolina, Arizona advance to the finals
SBN - 6/26/2016 12:26:44 PM
Arizona and Coastal Carolina both won rubber games in Omaha on Saturday, setting up one of the most improbable finals matches in the history of the College World Series ... Coastal had a similar road, winning an elimination game to advance out of the ...
British Bracing for World Economy to Punish UK for 'Brexit'
ABC News - 6/26/2016 4:55:45 AM
The pound plunged to its lowest level in over 30 years on Friday, raising concerns about price inflation, and shares in the U.K.'s biggest banks and real estate builders posted double-digit declines as economists predicted the country would fall into ...
1904 Olympic gold medals on display at World Golf Hall of Fame and Museum
The Florida Times-Union Jacksonville - 6/25/2016 2:33:47 AM
“Road to Rio: Golf’s Return to the ... They’re very, very good about playing for their country. They really honor that a lot.” Alcott said she believes the men’s schedule, in which a World Golf Championship, the Open, the PGA, the Olympics ...
A rusting water tank in the Colorado desert emerges as one of the sonic wonders of the world
Denver Post - 6/24/2016 10:01:46 PM
RANGELY — Bruce Odland was a long-haired aural artist in the 1970s, a wild-eyed hippy who traversed the country recording unique sounds for ... marching around taking little postcard images of the world and thinking you understand it,” Odland says.
World will feel aftershocks of Brexit for decades to come: economists weigh in on historic vote
National Post - 6/24/2016 9:58:47 AM
There is still a long road for the United Kingdom to exit the European Union. The EU’s Article 50 states that the country can’t formally withdraw for another two years as part of negotiations. But economists Friday morning said that the world has ...
The US Has Screwed Up in the Muslim World for 36 Years
Daily Beast - 6/26/2016 7:54:43 AM
Beginning with the Carter Doctrine, the US has aggressively injected itself into the Muslim world but with little to show for it ... unforeseen consequences down the road a bit. The “stunning” victory against Saddam in 1991 soon proved nothing of ...
Sweden Is Testing an Electric Road for Trucks
Motherboard - 6/26/2016 9:13:27 AM
Sweden became one of the first countries in the world to host an electric road capable of powering heavy vehicles on Wednesday, the latest development in the country’s ambitious plan to have all of its vehicles operating without fossil fuels by 2030.
Globalization and its discontents: How the Trump/Brexit movements might herald New World Orders
Salon - 6/25/2016 11:59:17 AM
You know the picture: working class, out-of-work disaffected men, embittered by a new world order that has seen London elect its first Muslim mayor (of all things!) and a country seemingly ... the American economy—the “roads and airports of tomorrow ...
From 'Brexit' To Trump, Nationalist Movements Gain Momentum Around World
NPR News - 6/25/2016 9:00:19 AM
"When I see the crumbling roads and bridges, or the dilapidated airports, or the factories moving overseas to Mexico, or to other countries for that matter," he said, "I know these problems can all be fixed. But not by Hillary Clinton. Only by me."
Meeting and greeting the world's young business minds
Al JAZEERA - 6/24/2016 6:41:20 PM
This summit is really necessary for countries that have many problems with equity and education like Argentina. The US government really wants to make a different world for us ... The few staff we have are road-side artisans or master-craftsmen who ...
The Record on the Road: Australia
North Jersey - 6/26/2016 1:13:51 AM
Australia was the 13th country and fourth continent we visited on our trip around the world. We enjoyed touring the cities and wine regions and close up encounters with kangaroos, penguins and koalas. Tip: Visit Sydney during Vivid Festival in early June ...
Florence’s fashion discounts are out of this world
Punch - 6/26/2016 4:48:36 AM
As one of the fashion capitals of the world, I knew I needed to visit Italy ... I can really savour every moment in my own company and explore all the tourist attractions a country has to offer. Since it was my first time in Florence, I made a lot of ...
Woman nipped by bear in Canton
Eye Witness News 3 - 6/25/2016 4:56:57 AM
Officers said the woman was in her yard on Atwater road around 3:30 p.m. Friday when the bear ... Jackson auctions are some of the biggest and best known in the country. One of the world's largest classic car auctions is holding its first northeast show ...
British Pound to Remain Volatile as the World Adjusts to the Realities of Brexit
Yahoo Finance - 6/24/2016 9:18:49 PM
The Brexit Aftermath Analysis Directory World Leaders Sound Off on Brexit as Markets Digest ... this is where the proverbial rubber begins to meet the road. The process of disintegration between the U.K. and the European Union can take up to two years ...
Growing pains: Oklahoma City leaders seek to curb future growth by adopting impact fees
Oklahoma News - 6/26/2016 5:02:55 AM
In 1947, long before sprawl became a buzzword, authors of the city's first comprehensive plan noted most new development during World War II occurred ... first development to front Memorial Road, still a sleepy country road. More housing and apartments ...