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SPRINGFIELD, Ill. — Christmas at the Dana-Thomas House State Historic Site in Springfield means decorating with floral designs using native plants and earth tones. ...
LA’s Getty Center built to protect its treasures from flames

LOS ANGELES — The Getty Center art complex in Los Angeles made sure it could protect its priceless artwork and antiquities from flames like...
ASK A DESIGNER: Metallics for the holidays and all winter

Holiday decorating is all about adding a bit of cheer and sparkle, a task made easier by the recent popularity of all things metallic....
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LONDON — Facebook is opening a new office in London, adding 800 jobs and creating the biggest engineering hub for the company outside the...
Eminent architecture historian Vincent Scully dead at 97

NEW YORK — Yale University scholar Vincent Scully, a revered architecture historian and professor who inspired generations of students ranging from David McCullough to...
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DES MOINES, Iowa — An $11 million apartment complex is being planned in Des Moines' burgeoning Market District neighborhood. ...
Correction: Homes-Throw Pillows story

In a story Nov. 28 about throw pillows, The Associated Press misspelled the name of an outdoor furniture manufacturer. It is Woodard, not Woodward. ...
On Penang island, it’s all about art, eats and old streets

GEORGE TOWN, Malaysia — Penang is the rare tropical island where hitting the town beats lazing on the beach. ...
Architect Wright’s winter home draws fans to Arizona desert

SCOTTSDALE, Arizona — Each year when the sizzling temperatures finally dipped in the southern Arizona desert, architect Frank Lloyd Wright and a small band...
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MINNEAPOLIS — A downtown corridor in Minneapolis has reopened after more than two years of construction that cost $50 million. ...

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