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Turing Award Goes to Creators of Computer Programming Building Blocks

Turing Award Goes to Creators of Computer Programming Building Blocks

Turing Award Goes to Creators of Computer Programming Building Blocks Turing Award Goes to Creators of Computer Programming Building Blocks When Alfred Aho and Jeffrey Ullman met while waiting in the registration line on their first day of graduate school at Princeton University in 1963, computer science was still a strange new world. Using a computer required a set of …

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Jewell Loyd Is in the Gym, Building Her Game and a Community

Jewell Loyd Is in the Gym, Building Her Game and a Community

Jewell Loyd Is in the Gym, Building Her Game and a Community Jewell Loyd Is in the Gym, Building Her Game and a Community The Warehouse gym is a little off the beaten track, plopped south of an interstate highway, behind a hidden road. “You have to be kind of a real O.G. baller to know where it is,” Jewell …

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Police chief says militia groups ‘want to blow up’ Capitol building at Biden State of the Union

Trump’s impeachment an ‘unjust and blatantly’ unconstitutional ‘witch-hunt’, ex-president’s lawyers say

Police chief says militia groups ‘want to blow up’ Capitol building at Biden State of the Union Police chief says militia groups ‘want to blow up’ Capitol building at Biden State of the Union US Capitol Police Chief Yogananda Pittman argued to maintain increased law enforcement presence at the Capitol ahead of Joe Biden’s first address to Congress, following warnings …

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Facebook Is Said to Be Building a Product to Compete With Clubhouse

Facebook Is Said to Be Building a Product to Compete With Clubhouse

Facebook Is Said to Be Building a Product to Compete With Clubhouse Facebook Is Said to Be Building a Product to Compete With Clubhouse SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook is building an audio chat product that is similar to the popular young app Clubhouse, according to two people with knowledge of the matter, as the social network aims to expand into …

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U.K. Opposition Demands Action as Building Cladding Crisis Escalates

U.K. Opposition Demands Action as Building Cladding Crisis Escalates

U.K. Opposition Demands Action as Building Cladding Crisis Escalates U.K. Opposition Demands Action as Building Cladding Crisis Escalates LONDON — Nearly four years after a fire killed 72 people as it tore through London’s Grenfell Tower — a high-rise building clad in flammable material — Britain’s opposition party is demanding that the government come to the aid of hundreds of …

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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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