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British piers, Alabama buildings named among 25 at-risk monuments

Oct 16 2017

NEW YORK Historical gems around the globe, ranging from a Syrian bazaar and the last active synagogue in Alexandria to England's Blackpool Piers and Alabama civil rights buildings, are threatened by war, disasters and urbanization, a monument conservation group said on Monday.

British piers, Alabama buildings named among 25 at-risk monuments

Oct 16 2017

NEW YORK, Oct 16 From a Syrian bazaar and the last active synagogue in Alexandria, to England's Blackpool Piers and Alabama civil rights buildings, historical gems around the globe are threatened by war, disasters and urbanization, a monument conservation group said on Monday.

Ralph Lauren pairs passion for fashion, cars at New York Fashion Week

Sep 13 2017

BEDFORD, N.Y. Runway shows at New York Fashion Week have become more elaborate each season and designer Ralph Lauren took it up a notch by combining his love of fashion and vintage cars to showcase his Fall 2017 collection. | Video

New York museum to aid green-card holders in US citizenship quest

Apr 20 2017

NEW YORK With the Trump administration trying to ban travelers from several Muslim-majority countries from the United States, the New-York Historical Society and museum is launching a new initiative to help green-card holders become American citizens.

New York museum to aid green-card holders in U.S. citizenship quest

Apr 19 2017

NEW YORK With the Trump administration trying to ban travelers from several Muslim-majority countries from the United States, the New-York Historical Society and museum is launching a new initiative to help green-card holders become American citizens.

More Americans 50 years and over are cohabiting, research shows

Apr 06 2017

NEW YORK More Americans 50 years and older are copying younger generations and eschewing marriage, opting instead to live with their partners, according to new research.

Heroin use, addiction up sharply among U.S. whites: study

Mar 29 2017

NEW YORK Heroin use in the United States has risen five-fold in the past decade and dependence on the drug has more than tripled, with the biggest jumps among whites and men with low incomes and little education, researchers said on Wednesday.

Americans favor paid family, sick leave; split on funding - report

Mar 23 2017

NEW YORK Most Americans support paid family and medical leave and think employers, rather than the government, should cover the costs, but they are divided over whether companies should be legally required to provide it, according to a report released on Thursday.

Americans favor paid family, sick leave; split on funding: report

Mar 23 2017

NEW YORK Most Americans support paid family and medical leave and think employers, rather than the government, should cover the costs, but they are divided over whether companies should be legally required to provide it, according to a report released on Thursday.

Norway unseats Denmark as world's happiest country: report

Mar 20 2017

NEW YORK Norway displaced Denmark as the world's happiest country in a new report released on Monday that called on nations to build social trust and equality to improve the wellbeing of their citizens. | Video

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