At the end of the day, a big budget agreement that passes both the House and Senate is pretty unlikely. But before it can happen, there have to be negotiations, and before there are negotiations, Republicans have to allow themselves...
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A divided House of Representatives passed a bill on Friday that would force federal securities regulators to conduct more economic analysis before adopting rules, in the latest partisan dispute over new rules of the road for Wall...
On 5 July, the House of Commons will divide on on a Bill to give Britain a referendum on leaving the EU. This gargantuan development – one which would have seemed unthinkable just two years ago – risks being missed amid the tumult and the ancestral voices. Ah, say the half-clever commentators, but there is [...]
J. Scott Applewhite/APSenate Agriculture Committee Chair Sen. Debbie Stabenow, D-Mich., speaks Tuesday during the committee's hearing on the farm bill. By MARY CLARE JALONICK WASHINGTON -- The House and Senate Agriculture CommitteesShow More Summary
The other day I was chatting with a friend of mine who's about to move cross-country for grad school. She'll be going from a spacious house shared with roommates, to a tiny city studio all her own. The concept of living and working (with...Show More Summary
Terrence Howard‘s divorce from his ex Michelle Ghent has been settled and their assets have been divided – TMZ Check out Chris Evans‘ new house – US Weekly The Selection pilot has not been picked up – Just Jared Jr Gavin DeGraw supports the troops – Entertainment Tonight Is Tom Cruise having fun in China? [...]
The Divide‘s Milo Ventimiglia and Last House on the Left and The Innkeepers‘ Sara Paxton star in the indie horror Static, which makes its debut on DVD in the UK on DVD on July 15, 2013 via Second Sight Films. “A young writer (Ventimiglia) and his wife (Sarah Shahi) are struggling with the loss of... Read More
More than two-thirds of U.S. Senators voted in favor of the so-called Internet Sales Tax on Monday evening. Small business owners who do business online are divided on the measure. According to CNNMoney.com, the Senate voted 69-27 Monday to pass their version of the Marketplace Fairness Act. Show More Summary
"The speaker is the captain of a mutinous ship."-- Rep. Bill Keating (D-MA), quoted by the Martha's Vineyard Times, on the divided House Republican caucus.
Texas employers could not compel workers to reveal personal text messages or hand over email passwords under a bill given preliminary approval Thursday in a divided House vote.Democratic state Rep. Helen Giddings said her measure gives Texas workers the same social media protections provided in several other states. Show More Summary
The Butterfly Beach Home is divided into three main living blocks that are unified by a continuous rich wood deck. The main house opens onto an indoor/outdoor living room with sliding glass doors that blur the lines between indoors and out. Each bedroom features
It didn't get much attention last week, but House Majority Leader Eric Cantor (R-Va.) suffered a significant defeat last week. The Virginia Republican, as part of a larger rebranding campaign, crafted something called the "Helping Sick Americans Now Act," which intended to trans …
Hugo Macdonald counters the view that small spaces are claustrophobic: Time once was when rooms in houses were divided into small spaces – each with a prescribed function. It sounds ridiculous. You cooked in the kitchen, ate dinner in the dining room, lived in the living room and so on. The rise of open-plan living [...]
“I’m going to light the biggest controversy the Internet has ever seen!” Earlier this week, in a diabolical plan to divide families, friends, and people who just kind of know each other through comment sections, maybe they direct message...Show More Summary
David Drucker: "To repeal or dismantle? That is the internal debate roiling House Republicans as they plot their strategy on the landmark 2010 health care law, as its implementation accelerates." "House GOP leaders are pushing theirShow More Summary
NBCNews.com’s Michael O’Brien: “A seemingly mundane vote on Wednesday intended to help Republicans soften their image on the health care issue laid bare some of the still-raw divisions between the GOP’s pragmatists and the party’s more obstinate ideo …
A seemingly mundane vote on Wednesday intended to help Republicans soften their image on the health care issue laid bare some of the still-raw divisions between the GOP’s pragmatists and the party’s more obstinate ideologues. House Republican leaders were forc …
Library, stairs, room divider, home theater, and slide all in one! Architect Moon Hoon designed all that in he Panorama House in South Korea: Link - via Colossal
Last night Idaho town of Pocatello (population 54,000) rejected a proposed ordinance that would have banned anti-LGBT discrimination in housing, accommodations, and employment. An evenly divided Pocatello City Council voted 3-3 on aShow More Summary
In a smaller home, the first instinct is often to divide up the space, but impressive effects are possible through emphasizing the openness of the home. House at the Lake, a project from designer Igor Sirotov, embraces the rawness of the studio. One space flows neatly into the next with as little physical and visual [...]