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Project Rebrand Los Angeles: The LA Flag - The Fox Is Black

Have you ever looked at your city’s flag? Chances are you probably have not. You’re probably aware of your country and state’s flag but your city’s …

Art

A Deeper Look Into Samsung's Galaxy Gear Smartwatch

With Google and their soon-to-be breakout hit Google Glass getting so much coverage, it's easy to forget what other companies are making in the way of wearable technology. Samsung's Galaxy Gear Smartwatch is the next big thing to hit the shelves. The Smartwatch works in sync with any Galaxy device …

Google Glass

Delicate Glass Water Towers Feature Everyday Urban Scenes

In this <i>Watertower Series</i>, glass and sculpture artist Jeremy Lepisto creates unique artwork featuring photographs carefully merged with hand-blown glass. The amazing collection is produced through an elaborate process, where Lepisto takes average, everyday urban scenes of factories, deserted …

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Obama and Syria: Consistency, But Not Clarity

After a day when news outlets lost patience with straight reporting and resorted to live blogs to track developments in diplomacy, it would not have been surprising if President Obama had looked weary this evening. He didn’t. He strode into the East Room of the White House at 9 <i>P.M.</i> looking calm, …

September 11th in The New Yorker

It’s been twelve years since the September 11th attacks. To mark Wednesday’s anniversary, we’ve gathered some of our best pieces on the attacks and their aftermath.

Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai bombing

At least six soldiers have been killed and 17 others injured in two near-simultaneous car bomb explosions at military targets in Egypt's violence-plagued Sinai Peninsula.<p>Two cars driven by suicide attackers drove on Wednesday into the outside gates of the military intelligence service building in …

Catalans join hands to demand independence

Hundreds of thousands of supporters of an independent Catalan state have held hands in a 400km human chain across the region to press the Madrid government to let them form their own country.<p>Demonstrators in yellow T-shirts and draped in blue, red and yellow separatist banners raised joined hands …