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Meena Harris, Building That Brand

Meena Harris, Building That Brand

Meena Harris, Building That Brand Meena Harris, Building That Brand Meena Harris, a lawyer and former tech executive, used to make statement T-shirts as a side job. Her most famous read, simply, “Phenomenal Woman.” (Perhaps you saw it on Instagram, worn by celebrities including Serena Williams, Lizzo, Ciara, Viola Davis, Laverne Cox and Eva Longoria.) She also made hats for …

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Curators Scour Capitol for Damage to the Building or Its Art

Curators Scour Capitol for Damage to the Building or Its Art

Curators Scour Capitol for Damage to the Building or Its Art Curators Scour Capitol for Damage to the Building or Its Art Barbara A. Wolanin did not leave her TV much on Wednesday afternoon, watching terrified, she said, as hundreds of Trump rioters rushed into the Rotunda of the U.S. Capitol building where eight large, framed historical paintings hang. She …

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Early Biden Climate Test: Groups Demand Tougher Rules on Building

Early Biden Climate Test: Groups Demand Tougher Rules on Building

Early Biden Climate Test: Groups Demand Tougher Rules on Building Early Biden Climate Test: Groups Demand Tougher Rules on Building WASHINGTON — President-elect Joseph R. Biden Jr. has promised to help communities prepare for the effects of climate change. A new demand for tougher building standards could test that commitment. On Wednesday, two influential organizations that advocate for stronger measures …

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A New Tool in Treating Mental Illness: Building Design

A New Tool in Treating Mental Illness: Building Design

A New Tool in Treating Mental Illness: Building Design A New Tool in Treating Mental Illness: Building Design Residents of the Taube Pavilion in Mountain View, Calif., wake up in private rooms with views of the wooded Santa Cruz Mountains, have breakfast in airy communal spaces and can hang out in landscaped courtyards throughout the day. It may sound like …

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Painting hanging in Brussels municipal building is identified as masterpiece by Flemish painter Jacob Jordaens

The painting had hung undisturbed in the municipal building for around 60 years

Painting hanging in Brussels municipal building is identified as masterpiece by Flemish painter Jacob Jordaens Painting hanging in Brussels municipal building is identified as masterpiece by Flemish painter Jacob Jordaens A painting hanging in a local government building in Brussels has been revealed to be a long-lost masterpiece painted by Flemish master Jacob Jordaens. Since the 1960s, a version of …

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Building Emotional Safety Nets for Men

Building Emotional Safety Nets for Men

Building Emotional Safety Nets for Men Building Emotional Safety Nets for Men Many boys and men I interviewed for my book assured me they didn’t need support networks, because they had a close friend or two in whom they confided. What these boys and men ultimately sought from male friends wasn’t emotional support; they used what I call “targeted transparency” …

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Protesters in Guatemala Set Fire to Congress Building Over Spending Cuts

Protesters in Guatemala Set Fire to Congress Building Over Spending Cuts

Protesters in Guatemala Set Fire to Congress Building Over Spending Cuts Protesters in Guatemala Set Fire to Congress Building Over Spending Cuts ANTIGUA, Guatemala — Thousands of protesters took to the streets in Guatemala’s capital on Saturday, setting fire to the nation’s congressional building in a show of anger over a budget bill passed this week that cut funding for …

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Students on rent strike occupy University of Manchester building

Students on rent strike occupy University of Manchester building

Students on rent strike occupy University of Manchester building Students on rent strike occupy University of Manchester building Student protesters have occupied a building at the University of Manchester, saying they will not move until the vice-chancellor meets with them to discuss their demands. A group leading a rent strike on campus are calling for rent reductions, a no-penalty early …

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Did This Building Grow a Beard? Nope. Those Are Legs.

Did This Building Grow a Beard? Nope. Those Are Legs.

Did This Building Grow a Beard? Nope. Those Are Legs. Did This Building Grow a Beard? Nope. Those Are Legs. Shortly before Halloween in 2018, an administrative building at Glacier Bay National Park & Preserve in Alaska began to sprout a beard. But the strands that composed the furry fringe weren’t fine brown hairs. They were the spindly legs of …

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China Is on a Building Binge, and the Global Economy Could Benefit

China Is on a Building Binge, and the Global Economy Could Benefit

China Is on a Building Binge, and the Global Economy Could Benefit China Is on a Building Binge, and the Global Economy Could Benefit The coronavirus pandemic forced China to bring industrial activity to a halt earlier this year, but the country is revving its engines again — and global prices of metals are reflecting that renewed appetite for growth. …

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