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How builders are changing America's suburbs to fit the times

10 minutes ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Donald Trump vowed to protect the suburbs from low-income housing, but more Americans in poverty live in the suburbs than in urban areas, note authors June Williamson and Ellen...
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‘My Wine Bills Have Gone Down.' How Joan Didion Is Weathering the Pandemic

1 hour ago   |   Time

Joan Didion suffers no fools. And nor should she have to. Her resume is the stuff of legends, from launching her career as a college senior by winning an essay contest...
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Prominent Kiev Russia-critic tells followers Navalny more dangerous politically for Ukraine than Putin, because of Western support

Prominent Kiev Russia-critic tells followers Navalny more dangerous politically for Ukraine than Putin, because of Western support

3 hours ago   |   RT

The elevation of Russian opposition figure Alexey Navalny to the country's leader would be worse for Kiev than the status quo with President Vladimir Putin. That's according to...
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A Literary Trailblazer's Solitary Death: Charles Saunders, 73

4 hours ago   |   NY Times

His speculative fiction was built on Black heroes and African themes. He died alone and unrecognized, but friends are trying to make amends.
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'Bridgerton': Why Season 2 Will Have a Big Cast Shake-Up

4 hours ago   |   Newsweek

"Bridgerton" Season 2 is coming soon to Netflix, but there could be some big changes in the cast as filming starts on the new episodes based on Julia Quinn's second book.
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'The White Tiger': The Award-Winning Book That Inspired The Netflix Movie

8 hours ago   |   Newsweek

"The White Tiger" is Netflix's new movie starring Priyanka Chopra, and book lovers may recognize its name from a critically acclaimed book that has now been given the...
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Inaugural poet Amanda Gorman to release children's book illustrated by Cincinnati artist

Inaugural poet Amanda Gorman to release children's book illustrated by Cincinnati artist

12 hours ago   |   WLWT

Amanda Gorman recited an original poem "The Hill We Climb" during Wednesday's presidential inauguration.
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National Youth Poet Laureate Amanda Gorman working with SF organization to inspire next wave of writers

13 hours ago   |   ABC

The 22-year-old inaugural poet and San Francisco nonprofit 826 National are on a mission: "We strive to ensure that the power and joy of writing is getting into the hands of...
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LA's first pro-Black pop culture and collectibles store in Carson

16 hours ago   |   ABC

Best friends open a collectibles shop.
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Here's how my fiancé and I are saving thousands of dollars by using credit card rewards to pay for our 2021 honeymoon

Here's how my fiancé and I are saving thousands of dollars by using credit card rewards to pay for our 2021 honeymoon

18 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement My fiancé and I are using credit card rewards to save thousands of dollars on our honeymoon in 2021. Strategically booking flights and hotels and having...
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NFL Invites 7,500 Health Care Workers To The Super Bowl

NFL Invites 7,500 Health Care Workers To The Super Bowl

Most of the invitees work in the central Florida area, though all of the NFL's 32 clubs will pick health care workers from their communities to receive free tickets to the... Read more ...

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell seeks to push Trump impeachment trial to February

McConnell on Thursday proposed delaying the trial until February to give the former president time to prepare and review his case. Read more ...

National Guard allowed back into Capitol complex after lawmakers erupt at...

National Guard allowed back into Capitol complex after lawmakers erupt at banishment to parking garage

The change comes after thousands of National Guardsmen were moved to a parking garage after they were told they could no longer use space within the U.S. Capitol Complex. Read more ...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to...

7 Democratic senators call for ethics probe into Cruz and Hawley to determine whether their electoral college objections contributed to the Capitol siege

Summary List Placement Seven Democratic senators have called for an ethics probe into Republican Sens. Josh Hawley and Ted Cruz over their objections to the Electoral College... Read more ...

WATCH: Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier hit the scale at the UFC 257...

WATCH: Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier hit the scale at the UFC 257 official weigh-ins

Watch live as the fighters take to the scale on "UFC Fight Island" as Conor McGregor, Dustin Poirier, Michael Chandler and Dan Hooker take the scale ahead of their huge... Read more ...

Elon Musk says he'll award $100M to the best carbon capture technology

Elon Musk says he'll award $100M to the best carbon capture technology

Elon Musk has $100 million burning a hole in his pocket. The Tesla CEO, who earlier this month became the world's richest person, said he will award a massive prize to whoever... Read more ...

Alex Ovechkin's wife mocks NHL over COVID-19 ‘hotel' policies

Alex Ovechkin's wife mocks NHL over COVID-19 ‘hotel' policies

The NHL made an example of the Washington Capitals this week when they fined the organization $100,000 and placed four players, including captain Alex Ovechkin, on the COVID-19... Read more ...

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

President Biden halts new oil and gas leases, permits on US land and water

The Biden administration has suspended new oil and gas leasing and drilling permits on U.S. land and water for 60 days. Read more ...

Steelers tight end Vance McDonald retires

Steelers tight end Vance McDonald retires

Pittsburgh Steelers tight end Vance McDonald has announced his retirement, the team said Friday morning. Read more ...

CPS: Vaccinations for thousands of staff members expected to begin mid-February

CPS: Vaccinations for thousands of staff members expected to begin mid-February

CHICAGO - Chicago Public Schools and the Chicago Department of Public Health announced Friday details of the plan to vaccinate thousands of eligible staff and educators under... Read more ...