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City Governments Are Key Ingredient in Obama’s Immigration Reform

Immigrant Jose Montes attends an event on Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals in L.A. (AP Photo/Nick Ut)

It’s been three years since President Obama moved to protect qualifying young foreign-born people from deportation with the introduction of the…

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How to Have a Conversation About Climate Change

At this week’s G-7 summit in southern Germany, world leaders talked about climate change. The iSeeChange project aims to bridge the divide on the issue by initiating a public dialogue between citizens and scientists. (AP Photo/Markus Schreiber)

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Dinner and a Good Book: 12 Double-Duty Dining Rooms (12 photos)

The dining room is a prime location for scholarly pursuits, as it often contains the largest table in a home. Dining tables are perfect for perusing oversized atlases and art books, and can easily host culinary and literary masterpieces alike.…

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Final designs released for Two World Trade Centre

Katherine HoustonSoon to be the new headquarters of Rupert Murdoch's 21st Century Fox and News Corp, Ingels of Bjarke Ingels Group (BIG) has created a design that satisfies the media mogul.Larry…

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Great Design Plant: Phegopteris Decursive-Pinnata (5 photos)

In the shade garden, ferns are as close to perfection as plants come. Their exuberant upright growth, deer resistance and fortitude make them a pleasure to grow. Their texture is unparalleled on the woodland floor, weaving an artful tapestry that…

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Uber CEO Likes What He Sees in China’s Mayors

Uber CEO Travis Kalanick is bullish on the company’s expansion into China. (Credit: Heisenberg Media)

Uber is taking on China. The ride-service giant is already providing 100,000 rides per day in China’s cities, and as the New York…

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Schoolhouse Electric’s Slow Living S/S 2015 Collection

I’ve spent a lot of 2015 on the road working in different countries, and while I’ve been loving every minute it’s lovely to spend some time in my own home, too! So it’s no surprise that the concept of slow…

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