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Suspect In Copenhagen Attacks Killed, Police Say

<b>Updated at 4:40 p.m. ET</b><p>Police in Copenhagen believe they killed the man behind two attacks that killed two people, one at cafe and another outside of a synagogue.<p>As we reported earlier, a gunman sprayed bullets at about 4 p.m. into a cafe Saturday, where Swedish artist Lars Vilks, who has been …

Terrorism

Tribal leader: Iraqi troops in Anbar could 'collapse within hours' - CNN.com

<b>(CNN) —</b> An Iraqi tribal leader said Saturday that ISIS militants are gaining ground in Anbar province, predicting a "collapse within hours" of Iraqi army forces there if tribal forces withdraw.<p>Sheikh Naim al-Gaoud, a Sunni Muslim leader of the Albu Nimr tribe, called for more U.S. intervention -- …

Middle East

Fourteen weird and wonderful family hotels

If family holidays are starting to make you yawn then why not put the vroom into your room by booking something more unusual?<p>The big wide world has dreamed up a range of weird and wonderful overnight experiences for all the family; here are 14 of the best.<p>1. Bizarre bedrooms in Propeller Island …

A Brief Guide to Photographic Acronyms

Sometimes it seems like photography is just one big repository for acronyms. We buy a new lens, it is sold with OS or VR. Our cameras have very high …

Cameras

Daily Inspiration #1987

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Artist Spent a Year in the Woods Creating Mysterious Sculptures

Deep in the woods of southern France, artist Spencer Byles transformed the forest into a mysterious wonderland through a series of spectacular, organic sculptures. Byles spent a year immersed in the woodlands of La Colle sur Loup, Villeneuve-Loubet, and Mougins for this ambitious project. …

Art

Global unemployment to rise to 212 million, says ILO

The global jobs market will continue to deteriorate in the coming years,, while rising income inequality and high youth unemployment will stoke more social unrest, a new report warns today.<p>The International Labour Organization (ILO) says a slowdown in economic growth means more jobs will be lost …

Economics

UK supermarkets braced for battle as Tesco comes out fighting

LONDON (Reuters) - Four months into the job, Tesco boss Dave Lewis has wasted no time imposing a range of price cuts and customer service improvements designed to regain the initiative in a tough market. There are already signs customers are noticing.<p>A woman walks past a Tesco supermarket in …

Stock Markets

Three Lessons From the Road

This past year was an extraordinarily rich one for me in many ways, especially in the realm of travel.<p>I was on the road almost five months, with domestic trips to Washington, D.C., New York, Connecticut, and Florida, and international trips to Japan, Australia, Singapore, Cambodia, and Mexico, plus …

Travel

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Architizer Journal: The Official Architizer Blog

The world's top tile and stone manufacturers showcased increasingly ambitious products this year.<p>Illuminated beneath each brand's most daring designs, it was hard to ignore the finish that just won 't seem to go away: matte black.<p>Submit your best work today: The extended entry deadline is May …

Herzog & de Meuron

Articles about humble beauty 4 creative uses plywood on Dwell.com - Dwell

Stephen Shoup is the kind of person to see potential in things that others might miss.<p>Lightweight, affordable, and flexible, plywood has all the warmth of wood, while being perfect for prefab and modular...<p>Fact: Urban areas, including those in Chicago, Los Angeles and New York, have been …

Chicago

Articles about 8 pendants and how hang em on Dwell.com - Dwell

Take a look into the unique process.<p>A cartoon created by the Dublin City Council aims to get kids to question and shape their environment.<p>A year and a half ago, three Danish powerhouse designers—Lars Holme Larsen of Kilo Design, Bjarke Ingels of BIG, and Jens Martin...<p>Streamline your plumbing and …

Lofts

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Open Book Chair by TILT

TILT, who brought you the collaborative furniture we recently posted about called Quiet and Call, has also released another chair as part of that …

Dwell on Design 2013 Exclusive House Tour: Oak Pass

The first stop on the Canyons & Valley Tour 2013, part of the Dwell Home Tours, is a guest house located in Beverly Hills, California. Designed by …

Dining Rooms

Chocolate Strawberry Nutella Cake

I made this cake on a whim. I didn’t feel like making ganache, so in desperation, I reached for the the half-eaten tub of Nutella I’d hidden on the …

Tulips in Black

Rural Modernism: A Charming Off-Grid Home Planted In A Cornfield

Deep in the rural heart of Ontario’s Huron County, an asymmetrical A-frame silhouette can be seen above the surrounding grass and rolling cornfields. The House on Limekiln Line takes its structural cues from the traditional style of its barn-y brethren, but the off-grid abode employs a host of …

Do insects weigh more than us?

One of the delights of following environmental news is that you are regularly enjoined to eat more insects. Reading one such article recently, I was …

Natural Gas

Love, war and the Philly cheesesteak

Follow the iconic sandwich’s trail through immigrant neighbourhoods and historic alleyways to uncover Philadelphia’s rich past and proud culture.<p>To get to the heart of Philadelphia, you have to go through its stomach. Enter the Philadelphia cheesesteak: a venerable Philly tradition of thinly sliced …

James Beard

How to save time and money at Disney

Six trip-planning websites may help you find deals and avoid queues during your next visit to any of the famous Disney parks.<p>This year, more than 43 million people are expected to visit Disney’s theme park complexes in California, Florida, Paris, Hong Kong and Tokyo – and summer marks the start of …

Walt Disney Company

Using Paint Palettes To Create Artwork-Inspired Furniture

I can’t begin to tell you how excited I am to share this post with you. I love finding new little tricks and programs that help ease through the …

Airbnb Comes Home Preview

One of the most exciting companies to enter the domestic sphere in the last five years is Airbnb. Transforming homes into short-term rentals, Airbnb has reimagined how we use our houses, and where we lay our heads when we're on the road. Deputy Editor Aaron Britt sits down with Airbnb cofounder Joe …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

What's it take to make what many consider the best rap album of the decade? Kendrick Lamar unpacked a bit of the origin of his miraculous good kid, m.A.A.d City: he grew up in Compton, the California city that cradled gangster rap and serves as his inspiration. "There are so many thoughts of being scared of failure when you're trying something there," he said. "And that's what holds a lot of people back--when you're stuck in this position, when you're constantly seeing negative things and you want to do something positive but you're scared that it might not work. I believed I could make an example for those around me--once I did and I started seeing some type of results, it made me believe I could represent the whole city." 5 habits of the most creative people: http://trib.al/YaBMy0L

23 Impressive Pictures of Victorian Houses

The architecture of Victorian houses usually looks grand and imposing, even when the house is actually small. Having survived more than a century, …

San Francisco

Lonely Planet's Guide To Travel Photography - Lonely Planet Online Shop - Lonely Planet US

Lonely Planet's Guide to Travel Photography<p>5th Edition Jul 2016<p>The fifth edition of Lonely Planet’s Guide to Travel Photography shows readers how to develop their photographic skills and avoid common mistakes.<p>This ultimate step-by-step guide to taking better travel photographs is full of practical …

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Featured • Quizzes and Competitions • Trending<p>Which city is nicknamed the Big Easy? Where would you slurp a glass of ouzo? Test your travel knowledge with May’s edition of our monthly quiz.<p>By Jack Palfrey 10 April 2018 9:00am Europe/London<p>Behind the scenes • Community<p>Ellie Simpson, Traveller …