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Family House with a Secret Room

This house on Lake Wenatchee in Washington was designed to be "cozy for two and comfortable for a crowd," as architect John DeForest puts it—thanks in part to a hidden media room.<p>The owners of the house, empty-nesters who have three kids in college, "asked for a small and rustic modern cabin that …

Small Spaces

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With ingenuity and plenty of elbow grease, architect John Tong turned an old Toronto dairy into the ultimate family clubhouse.<p>With families in tow, architects Keith Moskow and Robert Linn settle in for a weekend of s'mores and camping in the unlikliest of...<p>You'll be surprised by what material …

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A modern, gabled home in Austin is designed to feel like a "leftover railroad house that had been...<p>Made up of three modernized kodas, this wood-clad cottage features bright, minimalist interiors.<p>Nautical nods ground a weekend retreat in its surroundings on the shores of Table Rock Lake.<p>A modern …

Farmhouses

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For Vitsœ, the 621 side table and its packaging reflect the brand’s ethic.<p>The all-new Volvo XC90 was named Motor Trend’s SUV of the Year yet again.<p>With great architecture comes great responsibility, and with an eye toward revival and respect for history, one Harvey Park...<p>For photographer Ed Reeve, …

Green Design

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Five ways to open up a space to give yourself some breathing room.<p>Ikea's biannual PS collection delves into small space living, inviting young designers from diverse cities across the world to...<p>Aalto, and Rietveld, and Panton—oh my! With the Herzog & de Meuron–designed Schaudepot, the Vitra Design …

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For a Toronto couple with a love of minimalist Japanese architecture, a sleek, storage-packed kitchen was the first priority in...<p>Grid-scale storage may be revolutionizing the market for clean energy.<p>Whether you're looking to add storage to a small space or seeking a distinctive wall hanging, the …

Outdoors

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The exhibition "Small Scale, Big Change" opens at the Museum of Modern Art in New York this Sunday.<p>Bring the sleek, sophisticated look of marble into your kitchen with these cheaper, more durable alternatives.<p>Upgrading a kitchen is seldom a cheap endeavor, but you can save yourself a pretty penny …

Laundry Rooms

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Decorators' 10 Favorite Catalog Finds

Shop top pieces online or by mail.<p>It's easier than ever to shop for chic new pieces online or by mail. Here are 10 designer favorites.

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Free Slurpees get almost twice as big this year

The free Slurpee isn't just growing in hype this year — it's growing in size.<p>Almost twice the size.<p>7-Eleven, the nation's largest convenience store chain, is junking the 7.11-ounce Slurpee that it's given away for the past decade by the millions on Slurpee's unofficial birthday — July 11 — and will …

Tsarnaev pleads not guilty to 30 counts in bombings

Each of the 30 counts could bring a life-in-prison sentence. Seventeen could make Dzokhar Tsarnaev eligible for the death penalty.<p>BOSTON — Appearing disheveled and fidgety, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev turned repeatedly to gaze into the crowd that packed a federal courtroom Wednesday to see him plead not …

SF plane crash 911 tapes reveal chaos

911 tapes: Calls guided help to injured ejected from plane<p>San Francisco firefighters who responded to the crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport didn't reach the most severely injured occupants - ejected far from the fuselage during impact - until some passengers …

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Death Valley Covered in Fried Eggs

Death Valley National park has issued a statement on its Facebook page, asking visitors to please, <i>please</i> stop throwing eggs all over the damn place.<p>The trouble began when a park employee posted a video of herself cooking an egg in a skillet using only the power of the sun in Death Valley’s …

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Newtown residents vent frustration at meeting on Sandy Hook fund distribution

Families of the victims of the Sandy Hook Elementary School massacre will receive $281,000 apiece from collected donations in a plan introduced after a drawn-out process that caused hard feelings for many.<p>Community members vented Thursday night at a short-but-tense town hall meeting in Newtown, …

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House Passes a Food Stamp-Free Farm Bill

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>By a vote of 216-208, House Republicans passed a farm bill on Thursday that splits the two …

Chicago 'mayhem' prompts politician to call for National Guard

The onslaught of gun crime in Chicago has spurred members of Congress to convene a summit on urban violence and prompted a state lawmaker to demand the National Guard be called in to stop the “mayhem.”<p>“Every single day we wake up in the city of Chicago, some child, some young adult, some …

Asiana pilot: Flash of light didn't affect vision

Federal crash investigators say the Asiana Airlines pilot who saw a bright light before the crash said it didn't affect the plane's approach into San Francisco International Airport.<p>Deborah Hersman, chairwoman of the National Transportation Safety Board, had said Wednesday that the pilot complained …

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Recordings show officials initially thought some firefighters killed in Arizona blaze made it out alive

Arizona forest officials believed some of the firefighters who died last month fighting the mammoth Yarnell Hill fire might have survived, dispatch recording revealed Thursday.<p>Nineteen members of the Granite Mountain Interagency Hotshot crew died June 30 while fighting the wildfire, which burned …

SF plane crash 911 tapes reveal chaos

Image 1of/48<p>Caption<p>Close<p>San Francisco firefighters who responded to the crash of Asiana Airlines Flight 214 at San Francisco International Airport …

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