João Quintela and Tim Simon’s innovative café for a climbing gym in Lisbon invites visitors to climb up and over it! The design team collaborated for the Vertigo Pavilion, creating a multi-use timber structure that houses both the café and reception area.
Two Florida Democrats are again trying to pass bills to label some foods containing genetically modified organisms. Similar efforts died last year in the House and Senate agriculture committees House Bill 351 and its companion, Senate Bill 416, would require 25 raw fruits and vegetables to carry labels if they contain GMOs. Show More Summary
The number of homes sold in the Hamptons jumped by 48% last year, according to a market report released Thursday by Douglas Elliman and Miller Samuel Inc. What's more, the 735 sales logged in the... To view the full story, click the title link.
The Colorado House of Representatives will vote today on a bill banning the manufacturing and sale of powdered alcohol in the state. The legislation also provides an exit ramp for getting out of the very prohibition it would enact. Before House Bill 1031 passed out of the House State Affairs Committee on Monday by a... Continue Reading
The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs announced a legal settlement Wednesday that will transform its sprawling West Los Angeles campus into a center of permanent housing for homeless veterans and curtail the controversial practice of leasing VA facilities to corporations and other...
DJI, the manufacturer of the drone that crashed on White House grounds, is pushing a mandatory firmware “upgrade” that disables their devices within a 15.5 mile radius around Washington D.C. area. The move is a fast and shrewd move for a firm that likely faced – and still might – greater regulatory burdens after a […]
1. Baking cookies with my little “helper”. That face he makes is my favorite. 2. Catching this boy trying on Daddy’s slippers 3. These two practicing Piglet’s letters 4. Monkey doing his “puppy mode” thing around the house. I love that he’s almost 12, and he still acts like a little puppy. 5. This face! […]
Right after recording Smack Up in October 1960, Art Pepper took the cash from the session and went to a friend's house to buy two condoms of heroin. What he didn't know when he exited is that the residence was...
This cabinet-like apartment temporarily houses artists in an historic Amsterdam building.
Amid the collapse in crude oil prices, the Norwegian central bank cut rates in December (after 1000 days on hold) and is likely to cut again as economic growth stalls. However, the country's financial regulator is warning falling interest...Show More Summary
It was 42 degrees and raining lightly around 3 a.m. on Monday when an inebriated off-duty employee for a government intelligence agency decided it was a good time to fly his friend’s drone, a 2-foot-by-2-foot “quadcopter” that sells for hundreds of dollars and is popular among hobbyists. But officials say the plan was foiled, perhaps […]
Voyage to the Virtual, an exhibition dedicated to digital, moving image, and light-based Nordic art, opened at Scandinavia House: The Nordic Center in America, in New York City, on Saturday, January 24, 2015. Combining video, animation,...Show More Summary
By Michael Fleeman LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Homeless veterans will get housing and services at a large Department of Veterans Affairs health campus in Los Angeles under a deal to settle a lawsuit accusing the agency of misusing the land, officials said on Wednesday. Show More Summary
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The Obama administration has decided to scrap a plan to tax 529 college savings plan withdrawals. A White House official called the proposed change a "distraction" and said there are plenty of other ways to raise revenue as part of their budget. Show More Summary
On Thursday, February 12 2015, The Gallery Rooms at the Four Seasons Hotel in Mumbai will be decked wall to floor with art. Saffronart, one of India?s largest auction houses, is hosting two back-to-back live auctions featuring edgy Contemporary Indian art and vibrant Modern art by iconic names. Show More Summary
As his close friends and advisers tell it, Mitt Romney will put his LDS Church and his leadership role in it at the center of any campaign for the White House in 2016. As hotel magnate and fellow Mormon Richard Marriott put it, "OurShow More Summary
These narrow, movable, single-person residences provide affordable housing for young people shut out of more conventional options by the housing crisis in...
(Paul Mirengoff) As Scott discusses in the post immediately below, the Obama administration today claimed that the Taliban is an “armed insurrection” — you know, kind of like George Washington’s Continental Army — not a terrorist group. Show More Summary
With onion and garlic temporarily off limits I’ve been challenging myself to get creative with flavors in the dinner department. Everyone likes roasted potatoes (well, everyone in my house, almost, sort of) but what if I jazzed themShow More Summary