My wife and I traveled to Monument Valley and the Grand Canyon and stayed in Flagstaff, Ariz., where we came upon this great university city full of small restaurants. One place took me by storm. Pato Thai had the best spice flavorings of anywhere we have ever eaten, and we have traveled a lot...
Photo by Scott Lynch Great public art is a year-round given in New York City, but it's during the late spring and early summer that creators and curators really seem to break out the big guns. Site-specific spectacles and festivals,...
Kathleen Schomaker of Gray is Green at the People's Climate March in New York City in September 2014: "Elders need to see ourselves as ancestors with a call to action on behalf of the future." Elders around the world may be our best hope for solving the "super wicked" problem of climate change. Show More Summary
The Momentum Machines burger robot robot explainedAs cities around the country are passing laws to ensure minimum wages are increased to a "living wage," the tech industry is doing what it does best... Automating like crazy. We can soon...Show More Summary
Emporis, the international building database, recently ranked the best skylines in the world. To do this, Emporis looked at the number and height of buildings in major cities around the world. Dadaviz then took these rankings and created a map showing where the top 40 skylines in the world are located. Show More Summary
From cybersecurity to silicon cities, the Digital Beltway conference was designed to explore how politics and technology are interacting like never before. See also: Friday's Digital Beltway conference is sold out, but you can stillShow More Summary
The '70s was an exciting decade for cinema, with bold new filmmakers Martin Scorsese, William Friedkin and Francis Ford Coppola and right now, great films from all of them are streaming on Netflix. Return to the gritty New York CityShow More Summary
That's my best attempt to decipher the Seattle Times headline "Burgess, rocker top fundraisers so far in bid for council position." Seattle City Council / Thinkstock Oh wait hold on I think they might mean this guy. [ Comment on this story ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
To the editor: My heart goes out to the struggling working poor. At the same time, I know that actions with the best intentions can also bring about unintended consequences. While many employees in the city of Los Angeles will benefit from a minimum wage that will increase to $15 per hour by 2020,...
New York City streets can act as great wind tunnels. The iconic wind these streets produce is arguably the best wind in the country, as it comes from the center of the universe and contains magic powers that some say is produced by the city's frustration at the subway system, along with its water: the same secret ingredient in our superior bagels. Show More Summary
It’s one thing to remain calm under pressure, but it’s another to have the wherewithal to take your sweet time double-bagging cigarettes during an armed robbery. A Salt Lake City smoke shop clerk has become an unwitting star this week, after her sister posted a video of her narrating the surveillance video from a robbery at her store over the … [More]
If you’re looking to get a job, or at least get a really good one, then you should start by knowing where to look. Glassdoor has revealed their 50 best cities for getting a job in 2015, and some of them may truly surprise you. Earlier...Show More Summary
Spotify… it's not just for music anymore. The Anglo-Swedish company best known for streaming music is aiming to become a 24-hour entertainment destination announcing new video offerings at an event in New York City this morning. Spotify,...Show More Summary
Topics include what Facebook Instant means for publishers, how to work remotely like a CHAMP, re-thinking the slush pile, the best cities for jobs, internet ads and moar!
Mark Pinder loves his football club, but not as much as he loves his son. Mark is a massive Manchester City fan and has come up with a unique way to try to raise money for his 12-year-old son and "best friend," Kirk, who has Duchenne...Show More Summary
Turns out that a lot of cities you might not want to bike in for many months a year are making biking as easy as possible. If your city is a good place for cycling, it likely has plenty of bike lanes, not too many hills, allows cyclists...Show More Summary
Paris St-Germain replace Manchester City as the best paid team in world sport, according to a new survey.
The bankruptcy exit plan that the San Bernardino City Council adopted Monday is the best that could be expected given the terrible circumstances that led the city to insolvency three years ago.
In business - as in real estate - it’s all about location, location, location. And despite the rise in remote work arrangements, this sentiment holds true even if you don’t have a physical store. Where you put your headquarters can affect your ability to hire, as well as determine the [...]
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