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Photos: Jane Alexander at the National Audubon Society gala

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Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkMar 20th, 2017

It might be New York City"s "summer of hell," but 14 photos show how much worse the subway system was in the 1970s

The U.S. National Archives/Flickr Today, New Yorkers and commuters are in the grips of the "summer of hell." Mass delays are everywhere throughout various metro transit systems. So far, the MTA alone has seen fires, derailed tra.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJul 18th, 2017

Beijing home prices fall for the first time in over 2 years

China Photos/Getty ImagesChinese new home prices continued to increase in June, led once again by the nation’s smallest cities. According to Reuters, citing data from China’s National Bureau of Statistics (NBS), prices across the co.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytJul 18th, 2017

13 spectacular photos of the Lake District, the newest UNESCO World Heritage Site

Tranquillian1/ iStock The INSIDER Summary: England's Lake District was just named a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The district is England's most popular national park and see.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 10th, 2017

17 photos show how intense protests in Venezuela are right now

Carlos Garcia Rawlins/Reuters Approximately 100 government supporters carrying pipes and other weapons stormed the Venezuelan National Assembly in Caracas on Wednesday, att.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 5th, 2017

9 photos that show the extraordinary evolution of the phone over 80 years

Wikipedia CommonsIn 1876, inventor Alexander Graham Bell patented the first phone: a bulky device with a curved mouthpiece.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 3rd, 2017

Stunning vintage photos show how Americans in every state spend their downtime

/National GeographicNational Geographic photographers have been documenting human life since the early 1900s, capturing historic moments as well as more mundane routines. In the book "National Geographic: The United States of America," 700 captiv.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 3rd, 2017

Greater Cincinnati apartment community wins national award: PHOTOS

For the second time, Hills Properties Inc. has won a top national award for one of its apartment projects. Savoy at the Streets of West Chester, a 272-unit community developed and owned by Blue Ash-based Hills Properties, won the National Apartme.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 3rd, 2017

15 breathtaking photos of the world"s most interesting cities

Andy Yeung/National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year ContestThe judges for this year's National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year&nb.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 26th, 2017

In Photos: The 2017 Chashama Gala

In Photos: The 2017 Chashama Gala.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyJun 23rd, 2017

Adidas unveils 2017-18 NHL uniforms, including Coyotes (Photos)

As Adidas, as part of its new seven-year partnership with the National Hockey League, rolled out the teams' 2017-18 jerseys on Tuesday, it turned to one of the nation's foremost experts in sports sartorial matters. That would be Paul Lukas, edito.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 22nd, 2017

Adidas unveils 2017-18 NHL uniforms (Photos)

As Adidas, as part of its new seven-year partnership with the National Hockey League, rolled out the teams' 2017-18 jerseys on Tuesday, it turned to one of the nation's foremost experts in sports sartorial matters. That would be Paul Lukas, edito.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 21st, 2017

19 photos that show just how stunning US national parks are

Shutterstock/holbox The United States is home to some .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 9th, 2017

19 photos that show just how stunning US National Parks are

Shutterstock/holbox The United States is home to some .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 9th, 2017

Meet the players that make Portland Comic City, USA (photos)

Last fall, the Oregon Historical Society unveiled an exhibition titled "Making Portland into Comics City, USA." By most accounts, it was a thorough and entertaining program to showcase Portland's emergency as center for the nation's comic book indus.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 8th, 2017

6 ultra-swanky hotels near national parks (PHOTOS)

There are two types of people in the world: Those that love pitching a tent, sleeping under the stars, and getting dirt under their nails — and those that want to experience nature with a freshly squeeze orange juice, brioche French toast and hot choco.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 12th, 2017

27 national monuments risk losing protections following a review under new Trump order

https://www.flickr.com/photos/mypubliclands/16358358137/WASHINGTON (AP) — The Interior Department has identified 27 national monuments.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 6th, 2017

Actors and athletes were among the stars at the Barnstable Brown Gala (PHOTOS)

A star-studded Barnstable Brown Gala kicked off the Kentucky Derby weekend Friday night. Despite uncharacteristically cold weather, there were more famous faces at the Highlands home of Patricia Barnstable Brown than in recent years. The sound o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 6th, 2017

Constitution Center, Historical Society announce on-going collaboration with new exhibit

National Constitution Center and the Historical Society of Pennsylvania have joined forces for a new exhibition. The Constitution Center and Historical Society on Thursday opened "American Treasures: Documenting the Nation's Founding," an exhibit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 5th, 2017

16 stunning photos of China"s insanely stressful college entrance exam process

REUTERS/China Daily At the beginning of June, millions of Chinese high school students will take the National College Entrance Exam, also called gaokao or "the big test." In 2016, 9.4 million students sat for .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 4th, 2017

All of the "illegal" celebrity Instagram photos from inside the 2017 Met Gala

All of the "illegal" celebrity Instagram photos from inside the 2017 Met Gala.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMay 2nd, 2017