A special legislative session called by Gov. Andrew Cuomo to resolve a stalemate over control of public education is New York City got off to a sluggish start Wednesday as lawmakers compiled a long... To view the full story, click the title link.
University of Missouri System officials will seek alternative funding for a $96 million arts campus in downtown Kansas City out of concern that Gov. Eric Greitens won't sign a bill … Click to Continue »
Trees and plants take in carbon dioxide from the air and convert it to oxygen — a process known as photosynthesis. China is using trees as air filters in the world's first "forest city" located in the southern city of Liuzhou. The country...Show More Summary
Chlorophyll City! With a legacy of vertical forests (in Milan and now to debut in Nanjing) around the world, Stefano Boeri decided that one single tower wasn’t enough....
CP3, the Point God, is headed to Clutch City, and the NBA landscape has again flipped on its axis
Stuck in a rut? Try something new Even off the Strip, Las Vegas has great neighborhoods to explore. Try these restaurants from Centennial to Henderson and even Lake Las Vegas and Boulder City.
Bravo heroics Claudio Bravo may be a misfit at Manchester City, but he showed once again why he’s a hero in Chile, and performed his penalty saving heroics yet again to see the side get to the Confederations Cup final to face either Mexico or Germany. However, that’s a different story, and most people were […]
The street at Normandie and Irolo won’t be closed completely A plan to put a park on a triangle-shaped plot of land in Koreatown has been scaled back a bit. A motion by Los Angeles City Councilmember Herb Wesson Jr. explains that the...Show More Summary
Jennifer Lopez is back on set after a lovely weekend in the Hamptons! The 47-year-old actress was spotted while filming scenes for Shades of Blue on Wednesday (June 28) in New York City. During some downtime, Jennifer took a phone call and grabbed a bite to eat from the food tent. Over the weekend, Jennifer [...]
To most Americans, Timothy McVeigh is the perpetrator of the worst act of domestic terrorism in U.S. history, a murderer whose 1995 bombing of a federal building in Oklahoma City took the lives of 168 innocents, children included. But on the extremist fringes of society (mostly affiliated with the...
A city parking garage conglomerate owes almost 23,000 customers a refund. In a settlement with the Department of Consumer Affairs, the parent company of Icon Quik Park is being forced to return $1.2... To view the full story, click the title link.
With City Manager Rod Foster’s retirement less than one month away, the Laguna Niguel City Council unanimously voted on Wednesday, June 27, to hire a search firm to identify candidates for the job. The council agreed to hire Ralph Andersen and Associates for a cost not to exceed $26,500, according to a staff report. The […]
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Sin City will launch its latest legal vice by week's end.
Netflix is developing a revival of Armistead Maupin’s San Francisco-set Tales of the City, with original cast members Laura Linney and Olympic Dukakis attached to star, sources have confirmed to Deadline. The new iteration would be a modern-day take on the LGBT-themed series, set 25 years later, and would possibly be shot in San Francisco. Show More Summary
Design agency Column Five recently gave a makeover to 13 municipal flags, including Manhattan, Brooklyn, and Newport Beach.
The Waldorf Astoria New York, once a renowned symbol of luxury on Park Avenue, is being converted to luxury condominiums under its new owners, Chinese insurance giant Anbang Insurance Group. Labor union leaders and city officials in Santa Monica are now worried that the same fate could befall the...
Verona, the city of "Romeo and Juliet," is mysteriously home to a centuries-old whale bone. The trouble is, Verona is located about 75 miles (120 km) from the sea, and no one is quite sure how it got there. The bone, believed to be a...Show More Summary
President Donald Trump is urging the House to stiffen the punishment for people who re-enter the U.S. illegally and for "sanctuary" cities and states that refuse to cooperate with federal … Click to Continue »
Women who work at the Mormon church’s headquarters in Salt Lake City are now allowed to wear pantsuits and dress slacks instead of just skirts or dresses.