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Portland pilot program puts homeless in residents' backyards

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Faced with an intractable homeless problem, officials in Portland are thinking inside the box.<p>A handful of homeless families will soon move into tiny, government-constructed modular units in the backyards of willing homeowners. Under the pilot program taking effect this …

Housing
Global Warming

Kuwait could pay up to $60,000 for party at Trump Hotel in Washington

(Corrects Feb. 25 story to show event took place Wednesday, not Saturday. Corrects second paragraph to past tense from present tense, corrects paragraph 5 to clarify ambassador spoke before event.)<p>WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The Kuwaiti government could pay up to $60,000 to President Donald Trump's …

21st Century

The Company That Ruined The Bookstore Industry Is Doing The Unthinkable | Fast Company | The Future Of Business

How Illegal Immigration Harms Black Americans, According to Civil Rights Commissioner

As the Trump administration gets ready to tackle illegal immigration, a member of the U.S. Civil Rights Commission noted the impact on the black …

Immigration

Dakota Access Pipeline: Army issuing final permit

<b>(CNN) —</b> The US Army Corps of Engineers will grant an easement in North Dakota for the controversial Dakota Access Pipeline, allowing the project to move toward completion despite the protests of Native Americans and environmentalists.<p>Just a few weeks ago, President Donald Trump signed executive …

Environment

Why I Turned Down a $100,000 Deal on Shark Tank

One entrepreneur reveals how a moment of clarity led her to walk away from a life-changing offer.<p>Two weeks ago, I went from being Lisa Binderow, yoga teacher turned entrepreneur and mom-to-be, to contestant and survivor of ABC’s <i>Shark Tank</i>. Barbara Corcoran made me an offer for 40 percent of my …

Business Strategy

#175: Writing without Bullshit, with Josh Bernoff, Author and Analyst, Without Bullshit

Writing Without Bullshit: Boost Your Career by Saying What You Mean

Shared via Kindle. Description: Joining the ranks of classics like The Elements of Style and On Writing Well, Writing Without Bullshit helps …

McDonald’s To Give Away 10,000 Bottles Of Big Mac Sauce

Who has the time or energy to make a copycat version of McDonald’s special sauce for their home-cooked burgers when you could just use a bottle of …

How Vital Are Women? This Town Found Out as They Left to March

MONTCLAIR, N.J. — The Starbucks coffee shop on South Park Street was populated in the first hours of daylight on Saturday, but almost exclusively by men. The owner of the JaiPure Yoga Studio on Bloomfield Avenue reported a drop-off in participation of about 25 percent.<p>The Montclair State University …

Parenting

Man's Search for Meaning

Shared via Kindle. Description: Psychiatrist Viktor Frankl's memoir has riveted generations of readers with its descriptions of life in Nazi death …

Starbucks Cancels Evenings Program, Takes Wine and Beer Off Menus

For the past few years, <b>Starbucks has been trying to get people to come into its stores</b> in the afternoons and evenings by promoting beer, wine, and …

The Indian government is considering introducing a Universal Basic Income

LONDON — The Indian government is contemplating introducing a Universal Basic Income, according to one of the leading advocates of the scheme.<p>Professor Guy Standing, an economist who co-founded advocate group Basic Income Earth Network (BIEN) in 1986, told Business Insider that the Indian …

Basic Income

How Under Armour Could Sprint Past Its Footwear Sales Goals

Under Armour's newest connected shoes. Image source: Under Armour.<p><b>Under Armour</b> (NYSE: UAA) (NYSE: UA) announced new connected shoes in December, thereby doubling down on connected footwear. These shoes follow an array of new shoes announced in 2016 across multiple categories, all of which are …

Nike

Can Alexa help solve a murder case? Police think so, but Amazon won't give up the data

When police responded to a home in Bentonville, Ark., one Sunday morning in November 2015, they discovered Victor Collins' dead body in the backyard. Police records describe a grim scene: Collins' body was floating face up in a hot tub, his left eye and lips dark and swollen.<p>The resident who had …

Crime

Lawsuit Claims McDonald’s Value Meals Are No Value At All

One man is questioning the value of McDonald’s (mcd) combo deals in court.<p>James Gertie of Des Plaines, Ill., has filed a consumer fraud class action …

Lawsuits
Climate Change

There Is a Crack in Everything, That’s How the Light Gets In: Leonard Cohen on Democracy and Its Redemptions

A generous reminder that we must aim for “a revelation in the heart rather than a confrontation or a call-to-arms or a defense.”<p>Trained as a poet and ordained as a Buddhist monk, <b>Leonard Cohen</b> (September 21, 1934–November 7, 2016) is our patron saint of sorrow and redemption. He wrote songs partway …

Leonard Cohen

#Sanctuary Cities ▶#SocialCurrentSee®

A great amount of chatter and blither on ​<b>TWITTER</b> is trending about the topic of <b>#sanctuarycities</b>. So , too, <b>ALTACITIES</b> looks at the subject as we …

▶Flip② ▶NEWS re Common Interest Developments by ALTACITIES

▶<b>TWITTER</b> moments (like the one below) and social media content today archive the results of web search for the term #<b>LosersBlame</b> with story and …

U. S. Electoral College: Frequently Asked Questions

The Meeting of the Electors is scheduled for Monday, December 19, 2016<p>Frequently Asked Questions<p>Click the links below for answers to these frequently …

Electoral college

This article is about electoral colleges in general. For the US electoral college, see Electoral College (United States). For other uses, see …

Obama encourages illegal aliens to vote without fear of being deported.

Islamophobia