Can design help close the nation"s political divide?

During a time of great political divide across the nation and widespread distrust of bureaucrats in Washington, D.C., can architecture offer a practical solution to partisan politics? .....»»

Category: realestateSource: bdcnetworkJan 11th, 2017

Apple’s EU Fine Is an Global Political Problem

How much longer until Tim Cook and other tech giant CEOs are invited to G20 Summits? Apple is a nation by another name. As of 4 p.m. Tuesday, the U.S. Treasury had $273 billion of cash and marketable securities on hand. At the close of business on Jun.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneSep 1st, 2016

JSW Steel to tweak design of Odisha project

Sources close to the development said JSW Steel has initiated talks with some overseas companies for some technology collaboration for the Odisha project.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standard6 hr. 50 min. ago

The Wall Street Journal: Bill targeting online political ads would close disclosure loophole

Driven by concerns about Russian online activity during the 2016 election, two senior Senate Democrats introduced new campaign finance legislation on Thursday that would force greater disclosure about the political advertising that runs online......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 19th, 2017

Deadline Day: Bidding to land Amazon"s HQ2 comes to a close

Today’s the day. After weeks of speculation and political jockeying, submissions are due for cities hoping to become the home of Amazon’s second headquarters, HQ2. While today marks the end of the the formal application process, with the deadl.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 19th, 2017

Venezuela Opposition Has Few Options After Vote Many Call Fraudulent

Sunday’s electoral outcome narrowed the opposition’s options, as many experts predicted that a peaceful political solution that could alleviate the suffering among the nation's 30 million people was now more remote......»»

Category: topSource: wsjOct 16th, 2017

Capital Gains: Austin"s new second-tallest building — by a spire — plus new SXSW speakers

Here are some of the weekly news tib-bits we rounded up, including a scenic addition to the skyline, an artful Austin original, a former Microsoft CEO speaking at SXSW and the political divide over data breaches......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 12th, 2017

Memphis vs. Nashville: The vast divide in affluence between Tennessee’s two largest metros

First the good news: Memphis has areas that are very affluent. Now, the bad news: Nashville’s metro area has an abundance of wealthy areas, some of which are among the wealthiest in the nation.  Memphis and Nashville have a long-standing rivalry,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 11th, 2017

Despite fiery commentary, Duval County voters still watching NFL

Despite political posturing and contentious social media commentary about kneeling during the national anthem, most NFL fans on the First Coast tuned into recent games, according to new polling data by UNF. But the responses show a stark divide among.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 10th, 2017

Spain apologizes in Catalonia independence crisis

Spain apologizes for a violent police crackdown on Catalonia's independence referendum, in a conciliatory gesture amid the nation's worst political crisis since it became a democracy four decades ago. David Doyle reports......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 6th, 2017

Scoring 10.2 million viewers, ‘Will & Grace’ reboot takes aim at Trump’s White House

The new series tackles the political divide and included a ‘Make America Gay Again’ red baseball hat......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 2nd, 2017

Scoring 10 million viewers, ‘Will & Grace’ reboot takes aim at Trump’s White House

The new series tackles the political divide and included a ‘Make America Gay Again’ red baseball hat......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 1st, 2017

What has (and hasn’t) changed for gay Americans since ‘Will & Grace’ debuted in 1998

The reboot attempts to tackle the political divide in Trump’s America......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 30th, 2017

These NM cities were among top 10 in the nation for green residential projects (slideshow)

New Mexico is being recognized for its green efforts and it has nothing to do with the chile. The Wisconsin-based startup ABODO dug into leadership in energy and environmental design (LEED) construction data and found three New Mexico cities are ra.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 25th, 2017

Berkeley "Free Speech Week": Police, Rights Groups Warn Against Stoking Violence

“Free Speech Week” could be the seventh event in the city to stir tensions across the political divide since Trump's election win......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekSep 23rd, 2017

ABQ high school named one of the "most beautiful" in nation (slideshow)

Volcano Vista gives a distinct nod to its unique landscape within its name but the landscape is also intertwined into its design with earth-toned colors and sharp, slanted angles. It's a design that was recognized by New York-based Architectural D.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 20th, 2017

73% turnout in Nepal"s final phase of crucial local polls

This happened as the nation took a crucial step towards cementing democracy amid political turmoil.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 18th, 2017

Amazon Could Cause 400 Malls to Close

If continues to scorch the apparel industry, 400 of the nation's 1,200 malls could close, according to credit rating agency Fitch......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 18th, 2017

Boeing Gets $600 Million Contract for Air Force One

The U.S. Air Force has awarded Boeing a $600 million contract to purchase and design the two 747-8s that will comprise the nation's Air Force One fleet......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstSep 14th, 2017

In Uzbekistan, Signs of a Thaw After Decades of Repression

Step after tentative step, Uzbekistan—one of the world’s most closed societies—is beginning to open up. The most-populous post-Soviet nation in Central Asia has freed high-profile political prisoners and is seeking to improve ties with the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: wsjSep 14th, 2017

Failed dynast spoke about his failed political journeys: Smriti on Rahul

Irani said none of the incumbent top leaders of the nation are dynasts.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardSep 12th, 2017