Social Security Disability Insurance (also known as SSDI, or DIB) is a benefit program implemented by the Federal government and operated by the Social Security Administration (SSA.) It provides month(...)
Taiwan 台北市美麗華摩天輪B......Ferris wheel. observation wheel . big wheel
[WIKIPEDIA]....World's tallest Ferris wheels The 94 m Great Wheel at Earls Court, London, world's tallest Ferris wheel 1895-1900 Chronology of world's tallest-ever wheels 1893: the original Ferris Wheel was 80.4 metres (264 ft) tall. Built for the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, Illinois, it was moved to St. Louis, Missouri, in 1904 for the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, and demolished there in 1906. 1895: the Great Wheel was built for the Empire of India Exhibition at Earls Court, London, UK, and was 94 metres (308 ft) tall. Construction began in March 1894 and it opened to the public on July 17, 1895. It stayed in service until 1906 and was demolished in 1907, having carried over 2.5 million passengers. 1900: the Grande Roue de Paris was built for the Exposition Universelle, a world's fair held in Paris, France. It was demolished in 1920, but its 100-metre (328 ft) height was not surpassed until almost 90 years after its construction. 1989: the Cosmo Clock 21 was built for the YES '89 Yokohama Exposition at Minato Mirai 21, Yokohama, Japan. Originally constructed with a height of 107.5 metres (353 ft), it was dismantled in 1997 and then in 1999 relocated onto a taller base which increased its overall height to 112.5 metres (369 ft). 1997: the Tempozan Ferris Wheel, in Osaka, Japan, opened to the public on July 12, and is 112.5 metres (369 ft) tall. 1999: the Daikanransha at Palette Town in Odaiba, Japan, is 115 metres (377 ft ...
PARIS (AP) - France's highest court upheld a prison sentence for a one-time rogue trader convicted of carrying out one of the biggest trading frauds in history, but threw out the 4.9 billion euros ($7 billion) in civil damages he'd been ordered to pay back.