Skyscraper

Workers on scaffolding clean the glass windows at the lobby of 4 World Trade Center, Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013, in New York.  The 1,776-foot One World Trade Center is the marquee skyscraper at ground zero; but the first office tower to open there will be its shorter neighbor 4 World Trade Center on Wednesday, Nov. 13. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)

Another tower opens at World Trade Center site

NEW YORK (AP) — Another office tower has opened at the World Trade Center site in lower Manhattan. A ribbon-cutting was held Wednesday for the 978-foot 4 World Trade Center. It stands near 1 World […]

11/13/2013

The 37-storey skyscraper at 20 Fenchurch Street, right, which is still under construction is seen near Tower Bridge in the City of London, Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)

London skyscraper accused of melting car

LONDON (AP) — Developers of an unfinished skyscraper in central London say they are investigating the way the building reflects sunlight, after claims that the intense glare melted parts of a car parked nearby. The […]

09/03/2013

SF planners OK plans for city's tallest building

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) – San Francisco planners have approved plans to build what will become the city’s tallest building. The San Francisco Chronicle reports Thursday’s decision by the Planning Commission clears the way for funding […]

10/19/2012