Luis Jimenez

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The Latest: Evacuated London residents express anger, fear

LONDON (AP) — The Latest on London's public housing tower fire on June 14 that has killed at least 79 people (all times local):<p>10:10 p.m.<p>Residents of …

How Trump should spend $1 trillion on America's infrastructure, according to architects and urban planners

Released in October, Trump's infrastructure plan outlines his administration's policy wishes for things like water systems and transportation for the next four years.<p>If approved by Congress, it will be the largest infrastructure package in a decade.<p>Trump budgets $1 trillion largely for highway, …

Income inequality is off the charts: Can local policies make a difference?

<b>(AP/J Pat Carter)</b><p>In 1980, the top 1 percent earned 27 times more than workers in the bottom 50 percent. Now, they earn 81 times more<p>Theo Anderson<p>December 29, 2016 8:58am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared in In These Times.<p>The income gap between the classes is growing at a startling rate in the …

Solar Water Pumping for Sustainable Water Supply

Millions of people around the world live with limited access to water. In many communities, ground water is extracted through electric water pumps, …

All the World's Territorial Disputes in One Interactive Map

If we could all just get along, this map wouldn't look half as good.<p>The world is a lot less stable than the clean, unchanging lines on a world map would suggest. All over the planet there are borders countries cannot agree upon and territories that more than one nation claims. Max Galka at …

5 Money Challenges to Try in 2017

If you want to get your finances in shape in 2017, a money challenge is a good place to start. Not only can tackling one serve the practical purpose …

The best Chrome extensions to boost your productivity right now

Thanks to the emergence of Web-based tools and services, most of us work primarily in the browser these days, and that means it’s our main productivity center.<p>Google Chrome is far and away the most popular browser around and it supports a huge number of extensions, which are essentially plugins …

The Manhattan Cocktail: A Complete Guide to Its Myths and Mixology

One recent cocktail hour in Manhattan, I bellied up to the bar at Porchlight, the Danny Meyer bar on 11th Avenue, beneath the ascendant superblocks …

Why Any Party with Live Piglets is the Best Party (aka the 2016 Piglet Party)

It didn't take long for me, welcoming guests to the 2016 Piglet Party, to realize the key to a successful party: <b>live pigs!!</b><p>"Can I take your coat? Oh, and there's a piglet over there," I repeated to squeals—both from the pigs and those who got to hold (and Instagram) them. While Thunder and Cooper …