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Three Awesome Female Agitators Curate U.S. Pavilion at Biennale

J. Michael Welton | Posted 06.11.2014 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

The partners are looking at the issues of labor, gender, economics, and governments -- to examine how architecture contributes not just to the built environment, but to the world as a whole. The intent is to think not just about how great design affects the world, but how the practice itself does.

Pitching Investors in Global Health: Funding Lessons From Social Entrepreneurs

Cathy Clark | Posted 05.18.2014 | Business
Cathy Clark

This post is co-authored by Lila Cruikshank. Over the past decade, business models serving the base of the pyramid (BOP) customers have attracted in...

New Technology Spawns Bevy of Accessories, From Shower Curtains and Gloves to Protective Cases

Michael L. Berman | Posted 02.04.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

Ranging from shower curtains to protective cases, these accessories often find a home in our pockets, purses and, yes, even bathrooms.

Roundup: Gadget Battery Packs for Almost Any Need

Chris Rauschnot | Posted 08.26.2013 | Technology
Chris Rauschnot

Get out, be mobile and now there is no need to look for the next power outlet. Select the right backup battery solution from the many options in this roundup that all do a great job.

"Fearless Philanthropy: Reaching Out, Taking Risks and Achieving More": A Conversation with Jean Case

Kathleen P. Enright | Posted 06.16.2013 | Impact
Kathleen P. Enright

I had a chance to talk with Jean Case, CEO of the Case Foundation, about their commitment to make big bets, innovate, learn from failure, collaborate and do it all with a sense of urgency.

Born-Again Presents: Upcycled Gifts That Do Good

Sierra | Posted 01.20.2013 | Impact
Sierra

These gifts are all made from something that obviously used to be something else. To boost the good-cheer factor, they're not just upcycled -- they also help someone, somewhere, rise above poverty.

Alleged Owner Of 'The Sick Child Room' Pleads Not Guilty To Distributing Child Porn

AP | SAMANTHA HENRY | Posted 06.13.2012 | Crime

NEWARK, N.J. -- A Ukrainian man accused of operating one of the most extensive child porn distribution networks ever prosecuted in the U.S. pleaded no...

A Long Road For Prosecutors In Etan Patz Case

AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 05.28.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- For prosecutors, the work is just beginning after the astonishing arrest last week of a man who police say confessed to strangling a 6-yea...

How The Dominique Strauss-Kahn Case Unraveled

The New York Times | Posted 09.02.2011 | World

A hotel housekeeper whose account of being sexually attacked was so compelling that it brought tears to the eyes of seasoned investigators. Preliminar...

Cloud Architecture

Carla Leitao | Posted 04.16.2012 | Arts
Carla Leitao

In our office we are interested in creating a framework by which the word 'technology' can indeed be engaged through its practical corollaries -- communication and material -- in the creation of architectural and urban space.

If Gay Marriage Wins...

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

If the Perry v. Schwarzenegger decision stands, it means that "sexual orientation" will be a protected classes of people. Not only would the battle for gay marriage be over, but all the legal battles gays now face would be over.

Stupid Crook Tricks

Jerry Zezima | Posted 05.26.2011 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

"We always say thank goodness for stupid crooks," Captain Richard Conklin said. "They make our jobs a lot easier."

New Solar Windows Appear Blinged Out

AP | MICHAEL HILL | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

TROY, N.Y. — Cityscapes of glass-clad buildings gleaming in the sun make Anna Dyson think about wasted energy. Dyson heads the Center for Archi...

Paulson's Book Contradicts GE CEO's Claims, Could Affect Court Case

ProPublica | Jeff Gerth | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As the financial crisis worsened toward the end of 2008, chief executive Jeffrey Immelt and other leaders at General Electric repeatedly assured the p...

Building-Integrated Solar Design: CASE Looks To Get Past The Ugly

The New York Times | JENNIFER KHO | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

The idea of integrating solar power with building materials has been an attractive concept for decades, but one of the biggest challenges, according t...

LAT: Roman Polanski Victim's Testimony Turned "Almost Benign"

Los Angeles Times | Joe Mozingo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

An extensive review of several thousand court documents, as well as numerous interviews, shows a basic dynamic defining the entire saga -- one force t...

Roman Polanski Arrest Sparked By Tip From Swiss, According To New Documents

AP | THOMAS WATKINS and BRADLEY S. KLAPPER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

LOS ANGELES — The arrest of Roman Polanski in his decades-old child sex case was set in motion last month by Swiss authorities, who informed fed...

Chamber Of Commerce Sues Yes Men Over Climate Change Policy Prank

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Chamber of Commerce filed a civil complaint on Monday against members of a liberal activist group who staged a news confer...

Dan Rather's $70 Million Case Against CBS Moves Forward

Reuters | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

NEW YORK, Sept 21 (Reuters) - A New York judge on Monday rejected CBS Corp's (CBS.N) bid to dismiss former TV news anchor Dan Rather's $70 million law...