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Theater Review: 'Major Barbara' Is Revived at the Pearl Theater

published about 3 hours ago
The Pearl Theater revival of George Bernard Shaw’s 1905 “Major Barbara,” pitting poverty against wealth, is directed by David Staller.
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How to Find a Job With Meditation and Mindfulness

published about 3 hours ago
How to Find a Job With Meditation and Mindfulness
Meditation studios and conferences catering to Type A careerists are becoming a new networking hub.

Small but heartfelt 'anti-amnesty' protest: 6 people march

published about 3 hours ago
Small but heartfelt 'anti-amnesty' protest: 6 people march
Republicans are up in arms over President Obama's executive action on immigration -- a move that will probably spur continued angry debate over an issue that is fraught and emotional for many Americans.  

Circa Now: Crisis Negotiators Give Thanksgiving Tips

published about 3 hours ago
Circa Now: Crisis Negotiators Give Thanksgiving Tips
Who better than a hostage negotiator to help you navigate that family land mine known as Thanksgiving?

Many Iranians pessimistic about reaching deal to ease sanctions

published about 3 hours ago
Many Iranians pessimistic about reaching deal to ease sanctions
As a Monday deadline looms for Iran and global powers to craft a nuclear accord, the official media here are already priming weary citizens for the possibility that no agreement will be forthcoming. Commentators leave little doubt who will be responsible.


ArtsBeat: Cousin of Cornelius Gurlitt Challenges Will That Leaves Collection to Swiss Museum

published about 2 hours ago
A cousin of the late Cornelius Gurlitt, whose art trove is being studied to determine if works had been looted by the Nazis, is challenging ... more

Texas finally approves history textbooks amid religious and political concerns

published about 3 hours ago
Books accepted on eighth attempt after disagreements over portrayal of Moses, Islam, and Ronald Reagan Continue reading...

ArtsBeat: Gurlitt’s Museum Bequest Is Challenged

published about 4 hours ago
A cousin has challenged the will of Cornelius Gurlitt hours before the Swiss museum he named in May as his sole heir was poised to ... more

ArtsBeat: Dave Hickey, Live at ‘The Peacock Room’

published about 4 hours ago
An artIst remakes Whistler’s historic room. A critic goes off topic.

Police: Man who shot officer was in prison in '13

published about 5 hours ago
Police: Man who shot officer was in prison in '13
The man who shot a Phoenix officer was released from prison last year for a series of felony offenses.         

House GOP lawsuit wages surprising fight over federal purse strings

published less than 1 hour ago
House GOP lawsuit wages surprising fight over federal purse strings
When the House GOP authorized a lawsuit accusing President Obama of overstepping his authority, the rationale it offered was a head-scratcher: the administration's move to ... more

California adds 41,500 jobs in October; unemployment rate holds at 7.3%

published less than 1 hour ago
California adds 41,500 jobs in October; unemployment rate holds at 7.3%
California employers returned to hiring in October, adding 41,500 nonfarm payroll jobs after making unexpected cuts the previous month, according to official state numbers.

'Lego Movie': Lord and Miller on the birth of 'Everything Is Awesome'

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'Lego Movie': Lord and Miller on the birth of 'Everything Is Awesome'
Anyone who left "The Lego Movie" with the impossibly catchy song "Everything Is Awesome" stuck in their head may not know whether to commend or ... more

Hot Property column played a role in the O.J. Simpson murder trial

published less than 1 hour ago
Hot Property column played a role in the O.J. Simpson murder trial
Although it was only a minor role, Hot Property had a star turn in 1995 when former professional football player O.J. Simpson stood trial for ... more

Obama makes third visit to Las Vegas high school

published less than 1 hour ago
The week started as usual at Del Sol High School in Las Vegas: classes, schedules, homework. But by midweek news had come that turned the ... more

A Good Appetite: Broccoli and Potato Soup With Rich, Complex Flavors

published about 4 hours ago
Searing the broccoli florets on one side adds dimension to this soup. (Article plus video.)
NYT > Food   

City Kitchen: Turkey Hash Is a Great Thanksgiving Leftovers Dish

published about 5 hours ago
City Kitchen: Turkey Hash Is a Great Thanksgiving Leftovers Dish
Chop up that remaining turkey and add those extra vegetables.
NYT > Food   

How to Cook Thanksgiving Dinner: Frequently Asked Questions

published about 7 hours ago
How to Cook Thanksgiving Dinner: Frequently Asked Questions
Answers to common Thanksgiving cooking questions.
NYT > Food   

published about 8 hours ago
NYT > Food   

Torrisi Italian Specialties to Close

published about 8 hours ago
Torrisi Italian Specialties to Close
The popular Italian restaurant will be replaced by a more formal place.
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T Magazine: In Brooklyn’s Industry City, a Market for Objects Made in America

published about 6 hours ago
T Magazine: In Brooklyn’s Industry City, a Market for Objects Made in America
American Field, an event taking place in Sunset Park this weekend, will host 75 lines that manufacture in the U.S. including Shinola and Pendleton.

T Magazine: The Daily Gift: An Emergency Kit for Stylish Survival

published about 12 hours ago
T Magazine: The Daily Gift: An Emergency Kit for Stylish Survival
Each day until Christmas, the editors of T share a new holiday gift idea.

T Magazine: Finland’s Foremost Fashion Line Introduces Housewares

published 1 day ago
T Magazine: Finland’s Foremost Fashion Line Introduces Housewares
Samuji, whose clothes are sold at boutiques like Maryam Nassir Zadeh and Mohawk General Store, is launching Koti, a range of handcrafted linens and kitchen ... more

Events: A Mexican Art Collector's Trove to Be Sold on Paddle8

published 1 day ago
Events: A Mexican Art Collector's Trove to Be Sold on Paddle8
“The Eye Collection: Visionary Mexican Modern Design” features 150 lots.

In the Garden: "The Art of the Heirloom" Displays Seed-Package Designs

published 2 days ago
In the Garden: "The Art of the Heirloom" Displays Seed-Package Designs
Seed-package art renders vegetables and herbs with creativity and passion. Showing a little leg helps, too.

Books Of Style: Three New Books On Luxurious Cold-Weather Escapes

published about 2 hours ago
Books Of Style: Three New Books On Luxurious Cold-Weather Escapes
Three new books shed sun-drenched light on the world’s most luxurious cold-weather retreats, from Monte Carlo to the Caribbean to Palm Beach.

In Berlin, Still Partying in the Ruins

published about 6 hours ago
In Berlin, Still Partying in the Ruins
An aspect of reunification —the emergence of techno and a do-it-yourself club scene — has endured as a cornerstone of the city’s identity.

In Transit Blog: In Geneva, a Skating Rink With a View (and Brunch)

published about 7 hours ago
The hotel La Réserve Genève in Switzerland will feature a skating rink inside a heated tent–bar and restaurant included.

California fall colors: Easy L.A. getaway to Valyermo's red blush

published about 10 hours ago
California fall colors: Easy L.A. getaway to Valyermo's red blush
If you haven't seen any fall colors in California this season, there's still hope -- but just a little. In Southern California, colors are showy ... more

Personal Journeys: What I Discovered by Visiting Every Disney Park

published about 10 hours ago
Personal Journeys: What I Discovered by Visiting Every Disney Park
From Tokyo to Paris, California to Hong Kong, I hit all 13 stops on that magical circuit. Here’s what I saw and learned along the ... more