Posts Tagged ‘FREE’

New York Vegan Chain Battles Identity Crisis

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Vegan fast-casual chain By Chloe has “terminated” ties with namesake chef and cookbook author Chloe Coscarelli after an arbitrator ruled this month in favor of former partner ESquared Hospitality concerning several issues.

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Hey, Final Four: Let’s Get Small!

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

It’s time for college basketball to end its obsession with gigantic football stadiums.

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The Tar Heels Keep Calm, Will Play On in the Final Four

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

North Carolina’s Luke Maye stepped back and hit a jumper from the left side with 0.3 seconds left to send North Carolina to its second consecutive Final Four.

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It’s the Underdogs vs. North Carolina in the Final Four

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

Gonzaga, Oregon and South Carolina want to upend the college basketball establishment. Why not?

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Foreign Robots Invade American Factory Floors

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

The U.S. is losing the battle to supply the kind of cutting-edge production machinery behind the new automated factory floor, from digital machine tools to complex packaging systems and robotic arms. The equipment increasingly has to be imported from Europe or Japan.

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Gonzaga and Oregon Lead a Historic Final Four

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

With an emphatic 83-59 victory over Xavier, Gonzaga cast aside almost two decades of near misses to reach the Final Four for the first time. Oregon, who upset top-seeded Kansas, will compete appear for the first time since 1939.

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Twilight of the Rock Gods

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

As rock ‘n’ roll loses its founding megastars—and sales juggernauts—the music industry faces pressure to revamp.

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Sluggish Housing Recovery Sapped $300 Billion From U.S. Economy

Sunday, March 26th, 2017

If the home-building industry had returned to the long-term average level of construction, it would have given a 1.8% boost to U.S. gross domestic product, according to a new study.

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To Stay in Shape, Just Add Squash

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

A friendly rivalry with rackets fuels regular competition between a brother and sister in Washington, D.C.

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The Secret to Beating Connecticut, According to Geno Auriemma

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

The coach with arguably nothing to worry about in the NCAA tournament actually worries a lot about one thing: fouls

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Devin Booker Scores 70 Points—Yes, 70 Points—In One NBA Game

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Michael Jordan never scored 70 points in one game. LeBron James has never done it. Stephen Curry has never come close to doing it. Devin Booker did it on Friday, scoring 70 against the Boston Celtics.

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A Football Conference Is Taking Over the NCAA Tournament

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

Kentucky, Florida and South Carolina advanced to the Elite Eight, playing a physical style that mimics their football counterparts in the SEC.

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Jason Gay: Did You See That Florida Shot? It Was Crazy.

Saturday, March 25th, 2017

A leaping 3-pointer shocks Wisconsin and sends the Gators to a showdown with South Carolina in the Elite Eight.

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U.S. Stifles Honduras to Regain World Cup Footing

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Recovering from a hole they dug for themselves in November, the U.S. men’s soccer team beat Honduras, 6-0, to move into fourth place in the six-team qualifying tournament for next year’s World Cup.

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Anthem Grilled as It Seeks to Save Cigna Deal

Friday, March 24th, 2017

A federal appeals court panel on Friday asked tough questions of health insurer Anthem, which is attempting to salvage its proposed $48 billion acquisition of Cigna after a trial judge blocked the combination as anticompetitive.

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One-of-a-Kind Experiences in Oakland: A Traveler’s Guide

Friday, March 24th, 2017

From its burgeoning creative scene to a retro theme park, Oakland is northern California’s newest (and oldest) boomtown. Five ways to experience the city’s unique charms.

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Pandas Are Adorable! (Also a Tool for Chinese Geopolitical Domination)

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Beijing, which has a monopoly on breeding the rare bears, strategically lends them abroad as a soft-power tool to promote warm feelings for the Middle Kingdom—and sometimes dangles them to gain leverage; ‘I think they just played us.’

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‘Morning Joe’ Co-host Mika Brzezinski Lists D.C. Pied-à-Terre

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Citing a desire for larger digs, the MSNBC host is putting her Georgetown condo on the market for $985,000.

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The EU Readies Its Brexit Riposte

Friday, March 24th, 2017

Once British Prime Minister Theresa May sets the clock ticking next Wednesday on two years of Brexit negotiations, it will be London’s turn to sit and wait for the European Union to formulate its response, Laurence Norman writes.

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Artsy-Craftsy Booze Is Giving Kentucky Rabbis a Headache

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

As distilleries crank out exotic new spirits, the Litvins, a family of seven orthodox rabbis based in Louisville, have taken it upon themselves to try to keep bourbon kosher; insects? definitely not.

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Want Original Décor? Try These Housewares by Artists

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Cozy (and quirky) cotton blankets from contemporary illustrators and balcony-worthy planters by a fine-arts ceramist

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A Tiny Generic Apartment That Looks Grand

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

On Manhattan’s Lower East Side, a designer invests a previously unremarkable apartment with quiet panache.

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A Tuscan Marble Studio Honors Bygone Traditions

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Marco Giannoni runs one of the last marble studios in Italy to employ hand carving. But the pieces he’s helping artist Kevin Francis Gray realize are anything but traditional.

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Bruce Arena Doesn’t Want to Hear About the Beautiful Game

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

U.S. men’s soccer head coach Bruce Arena isn’t part of the global soccer elite, but believes that knowledge of the game can be learned, rather than lived

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Finland a Basketball Hotspot? Don’t Laugh, Check Out Arizona’s Star Forward

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Lauri Markkanen, expected to be a top NBA draft pick, is the beginning of a growing pipeline of promising Finnish players

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Why John Calipari Gets His Own Coffee

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

The polarizing Kentucky basketball coach is constantly in campaign mode—shaking hands, kissing babies and holding court at Dunkin’ Donuts.

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The Sensible Women’s Shoe with Chic Cult Status

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

A writer explores her ardor for Wallabees, the gum-soled shoes that famous guys like director Wes Anderson love—and most fashionable women shun

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Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid Review: The Minivan Goes Gloriously Electric

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Chrysler’s Pacifica Hybrid, the industry’s first plug-in hybrid electric minivan, drives like a Tesla (sort of) and can cost less than its gas-powered twin.

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IPG Creates New Role For Arun Kumar in Data Push

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

IPG has named Arun Kumar data and marketing technology chief for its media agency network as it moves to create a more central data strategy.

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As Condo Towers Get Taller, Elevators Rise to the Challenge

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017

Lighter components, motion monitors and other technological advances in elevators ensure a faster trip to greater heights with a smoother ride. What’s next? Elevator cars that move sideways.

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