Architects Versus Economists: The Battle for the Future of Urbanism, From Honduras to Upstate New York - Great cities are works in progress. Their forms are nurtured over time, left over by generations like layers of geological strata. But in the past few years, the demand for cities has spiked exponentially, with little time allotted for their painstaking maturation.
World Trade Center se torna o maior prédio de Nova York
Ainda não terminada, a torre do novo World Trade Center - construída para substituir as antigas Torres Gêmeas após os ataques terroristas de 11 de setembro de 2001 - se tornará nesta segunda-feira a estrutura mais alta de Nova York, superando os 381 metros do deck de observação do Empire State Building, construído em 1930.
Where's the beef? Fast-food workers in walkout to protest low wages
Where's the beef? Fast-food workers in walkout to protest low wages The Washington Post reports that the protests will take place in New York City, Chicago, Detroit, Milwaukee, St. Louis, Kansas City, and Flint, Mich., involving workers at McDonald's, Burger King, Wendy's and KFC. Some employees at stores including Dollar Tree, Macy's and Victoria's Secret are also expected to join the protesters in several cities.