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House Milk Master Bedroom Reveal

When I shared the initial design of my master bedroom plan created with Orlando Soria of Homepolish, I told you I was scared. Not because I didn’t …

Articles about stairway slumber 13 modern sleeping lofts on Dwell.com - Dwell

In an up-and-coming area of Copenhagen, a pair of designers and their twin girls inhabit a converted loft, filling it with...<p>More than just a means of getting from A to B, stairways can add architectural interest to a home with just a little lateral—or...<p>The bathroom vanity is one of the first …

Architecture

Minimalist Staircase Elegantly Frames Built-In Bookshelf

Netherlands-based firm Marc Koehler Architects designed a staircase that doubles as a bookshelf for its homeowners. The elegant structure features a set of minimalist, white wooden stairs that frame a large, well-used shelving unit below. It's a creative way to store the residents' bevy of books …

Furniture

Articles about 11 amazing midcentury renovations on Dwell.com - Dwell

Today, architecture and design in Australia is more vibrant and exciting than ever.<p>Architect Janet Bloomberg infused a mid-century kitchen with her 21st-century taste to create a whimsical yet thoughtful new...<p>Designed by architect Edith Emery for her family and built in Sandy Bay in 1958, this …

Architecture

Articles about 5 spaces whitewashed brick walls on Dwell.com - Dwell

Who doesn't love a good patio or back deck? We sure do. Take a peek at our favorite homes this week that will have you remodeling...<p>The Karst region in Slovenia is known for its limestone plateau, filled with picturesque caves and sinkholes.<p>Kerrie Kelly, ASID, shares her takeaways from building a …

Fabrication

How a 17-year-old entrepreneur in Poland accidentally made the Apple Watch easier for deaf people

"It is something I identify with," Mach says.<p>Unlike a lot of Polish 17-year-olds, he decided to turn his appreciation into an app business. After six months of work, he released Five, a messaging app for Android, iPhone, and Apple Watch that lets you and your friends throw one another custom hand …

See Every Look from the 2015 Met Gala

It was a *doozy*.<p>The Met Gala is always an epic parade of chic look after chic look, but with this year's theme—<i>Chinese Whispers: Tales of the East in Art, Film, and Fashion</i>—as a jumping-off point, it was *definitely* one to remember. Here, a look at what just might be fashion's wildest night yet.

Uber has delivered 30 million rides in New York City since launching four years ago

At the time, Uber was still a small company. Today, New York is one of its biggest markets.<p>Uber announced on its blog Monday that the company has delivered 30 million rides in New York City since 2011. To put that number in perspective, that's over 82,000 Uber rides per day.<p>The ride-sharing company …

Generation Selfie: what young women today think about their looks

Our selfie-obsessed culture puts pressure on today's young women to look a certain way, but do they all conform to the stereotype? We find out<p>BY <b>Sara McAlpine</b> | 01 May 2015<p>To "older folks" with their eyes on what's ahead instead of glued to their phones, the perception is that today's young women …

Economic crisis hits at heart of Russia's pride: Its space program

Russia's economic crisis is cutting into the heart of the country's national pride: its space program.<p>The Russian Federal Space Agency's budget will be slashed by 35% to 2 trillion rubles ($37 billion) over the next decade, the agency announced.<p>"The cost of the program's projects has undergone …

Space Exploration

Jane Goodall Says SeaWorld 'Should Be Closed Down'

NEW YORK -- Jane Goodall wants to see SeaWorld go extinct.<p>The 81-year-old primatologist said whales and dolphins should never be held in captivity, and that the entertainment company known for its orca shows should be shuttered.<p>“They definitely should be closed down,” Goodall said in an interview …

Shake Shack shares are on an absolute tear

Don't look now, but Shake Shack shares have been on a massive tear.<p>In the last month, the stock is up about 44%, gaining another 3% on Monday after a 9% rally into the weekend last week.<p>Here's the crazy chart.<p>On Monday, the stock was up another 3% to north of $70 per share, a new all-time high. …

Honda's incredible new private jet took 30 years to develop and is designed to look like a woman's shoe

After nearly 30 years of development, the HondaJet marks the company's entry into the $23 billion-a-year general aviation industry.<p>When it enters service, the $4.5 million North Carolina-produced HondaJet will compete in the very light jet segment of the market against already-established models, …

Hillary Clinton rouses women's summit with first big speech of presidential run

Having pledged to be the champion of everyday Americans, presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton came out swinging during a speech in New York on Thursday night in which she expanded her personal doctrine – “women’s rights are human rights” – to the plight of mothers, fast food workers, immigrants, …

Government

North Korea's nuclear arsenal could be twice as big as earlier estimates

Chinese experts believe the Stalinist state has 20 warheads - and the ability to make another 20 every year - meaning that North Korea's arsenal could overtake Britain's within a decade<p><b>North Korea</b>’s nuclear arsenal consists of about 20 warheads – twice as many as had been thought, according to</b> …

Clinton gives glimpse of how she plans to run as a woman

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hillary Rodham Clinton's passionate speech Thursday appealing for expanded rights and opportunities for women in the U.S. and …

Government

Hillary Clinton Channels Obama in Thunderous First 2016 Speech

Before a friendly audience in Manhattan on Thursday, Clinton took a page from the president’s speech playbook, placing her candidacy within women’s …

Government

What America Feels Like After 7 Months Of Foreign Adventure

Last September, I boarded a plane to Denmark. It was the start of a seven-month round-the-world adventure. Yesterday, at 10.05am, I landed at LAX. …

America's 10 Fattest (and Leanest) Cities

See where your hometown ranks<p>Go to Google Maps, type in "United States," and you'll be reminded of just how big Texas is. But what you can't see is the size of the state's citizenry: Five Lone Star cities are among the nation's fattest, with Corpulent Christi at the top.<p>To arrive at our rankings, …

AmEx rejected by Costco, JetBlue and Wall Street

Not even Superman and Jerry Seinfeld could save American Express these days. (Remember those hilarious ads with the Man of Steel and the world's most famous cereal lover?)<p>AmEx (AXP) is the worst performing stock in the Dow this year, and things don't appear to be getting better anytime soon.<p>The …

Investing

Google’s big new solar investment

Google will invest $300 million to help SolarCity install solar panels on 25,000 homes in the search giant’s largest renewable power deal to date, the two companies reported Thursday.<p>Combined with debt financing raised by SolarCity, Google’s money will form the basis of a $750 million fund to cover …

Google just paid $25 million to buy the entire '.app' web domain

Google decided to apply for new top-level domains (TLDs) way back in 2012, four years after ICANN, the organization that controls the world's domain names, decided to expand the overall number of generic TLDs.<p>Google applied for dozens at the time, including .docs, .android, .free, .fyi, .foo, and, …

Herbalife posts double-digit declines in 4th-quarter revenue, profit

Herbalife Ltd., the embattled Los Angeles nutritional products company, said its profit fell 16% in the fourth quarter. Revenue was down 11% for the quarter.<p>The company also lowered its profit targets for this year. Herbalife's stock was up about 1% in after-hours trading.<p>Michael O. Johnson, the …

FCC Approves Net Neutrality Rules For 'Open Internet'

The Federal Communications Commission approved the policy known as net neutrality by a 3-2 vote at its Thursday meeting, with FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler saying the policy will ensure "that no one — whether government or corporate — should control free open access to the Internet."<p>The Open Internet …

Net Neutrality

Harvard Bans Sexual Relationships Between Professors And Students

For the first time, Harvard University is banning sexual relationships between faculty and undergraduates, strengthening language in its policies on sexual misconduct. The change comes as the school examines its rules and undergoes a federal review.<p>Last year, Harvard was among dozens of schools the …

Higher Education

Amy Pascal's exit hints at new script for Sony

Amy Pascal, long considered one of the most powerful women in Hollywood — and a throwback to old-school moviemaking — is stepping down from her co-chair job at<p>Sony Pictures Entertainmentin the wake of the devastating cyberattack that crippled the studio.<p>Pascal's exit had been predicted by some …

Sony Pictures

RadioShack Cuts The Cord After 94 Years, Files For Bankruptcy

RadioShack, after years of puzzling bottom-seeking stock investors on how it managed to stay in business, filed for bankruptcy on Thursday evening. The retailer, best known to consumers in recent years as a trusty seller of easy to lose cords, chargers and tech accessories, also announced a deal to …

Financial Planning

Apple is finally killing iPhoto — and this is the replacement

It's fast, fast, fast<p>Photos for OS X, the modern photo library that Apple built from the ground up for Mac computers, is making its debut. A developer seed version of Photos is being distributed to developers today, the company said. It will be followed by a public Photos beta, with the final …