Susan Rankin

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7 fabulous ideas to separate your kitchen and living room

In recent years, modern homes have become smaller and more compact. Since then, we‘ve seen open plan living spaces, with homes showcasing an …

The Olsen-Approved DIY Beach Hair Remedy

Necessity is the mother of invention. At least, that was the case for Mark Townsend when his two most famous clients, Mary-Kate and Ashley Olsen, were both headed off on simultaneous beach getaways. Townsend’s first concern? The state of their intensely healthy heads of blonde hair. “It was like …

Donald Trump wants to build a wall – to save his golf course from global warming | Dana Nuccitelli

On climate change, is Trump uninformed, or playing his voters?<p>Donald Trump has consistently expressed his conspiratorial and misinformed beliefs that global warming is a hoax.<p>Ice storm rolls from Texas to Tennessee - I'm in Los Angeles and it's freezing. Global warming is a total, and very …

Ivy League’s meritocracy lie: How Harvard and Yale cook the books for the 1 percent

<b>Minnie Driver and Matt Damon in "Good Will Hunting" (Miramax Pictures)</b><p>“We are credentializing a new elite by legitimizing people with an inflated sense of their own merit”<p>Lani Guinier<p>January 11, 2015 6:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “The Tyranny of the Meritocracy: Democratizing Higher Education in …

College & University

Apple, Google, Intel, Adobe once again try to settle wage-theft case

Adobe, Apple, Intel, and Adobe have come to a new agreement with plaintiffs to settle a class-action lawsuit over employee mobility and compensation. The action follows a previous attempt to settle the case that failed last year.<p>The companies announced the news today in a filing to the U.S. …

Judiciary

A Look at Frank Lloyd Wright's Little-Known Prefabs

From early modular construction to a portfolio of homes based in the Midwest, we take a look at the prefab residences designed by America's most famous architect.<p>If you were plotting a Frank Lloyd Wright tour of American architecture, the 2700 block of West Burnham Street in Milwaukee might not …

Architecture

Las Vegas airport preps for tech-savvy travelers

LAS VEGAS (AP) — While the gadgets of the future are only just arriving in Las Vegas for the annual International CES show, officials at the city's …

Las Vegas