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US embassies are finding creative solutions to get around the Trump administration's rainbow flags ban.

• Pergolesi and Handel in France •
Three hundred miles to the south of Paris lay France’s second largest city, Lyon. It had a thriving concert society, founded in 1713, with a beautiful concert hall designed by a famous royal architect
Our Festival program titled " Treasures from Lyon " will present musical works from Italy and England that were found in the important library of the Concert de Lyon , a rival to the Concert Spirituel series that was flourishing in Paris…

Hong Kong chief executive Carrie Lam gives in to protesters and announces the suspension of a controversial extraditon bill.

Construction input prices rose slightly by 0.3% in May on a monthly basis and are up 0.6% over the last 12 months, according to an Associated Builders and Contractors analysis of U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data released today. Nonresidential input prices...

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national trade association that advances and defends the principles of the merit shop in the construction industry, representing merit shop contractors, subcontractors, material suppliers and related firms in the United States.

We call them unicorns because they are supposed to be mythical creatures-something that doesn’t exist in the real world. That’s how the…

Rapper 21 Savage donated $25,000 to the disgraced Southern Poverty Law Center after his arrest by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) for breaking immigration laws.

The Committee on Climate Change’s report outlining the action needed to achieve net-zero emissions in 2050 make a compelling case that all sectors need to do their part to cut emissions if we are to …

Laila Datoo is a wellness consultant, yoga teacher, mindfulness facilitator and will be speaking at our upcoming K In the Park event in London on June 27th.

Jeremy Corbyn has told the Government not to blame Iran for the attacks on two oil tankers without giving "credible evidence"
Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt supported the US government's claim Tehran was behind the attack, saying it was "almost certain" in its assessment that a "branch of the Iranian military… attacked the two tankers on 13 June”.
Donald Trump himself came out and said the attack "had Iran written all over it".
The US military released video footage which it said showed Iran’s…

A band of showery rain in the west at first will move slowly eastwards through the day, the rain could be heavy at times.
Either side of this, there will be spells of sunshine, and a few showers will break out. Feeling quite warm in the east with a top temperature of 21 Celsius, (70 F).

To understand Fairstein’s mistakes in the Central Park jogger case, look to the system she fought to change.

Although I write and speak regularly about parenting, sexuality and equality — and try year-round to teach my kids about inclusivity — hearing another parent describe Pride Month as “huge” for their family made me consider what more I could do.

Don’t sneer at an obsession with routines: Business leaders may want to take note of the tactical theory many U.S. Naval commanders swear by.

Health Secretary Matt Hancock has ordered a "root and branch" review of NHS food after two more patient deaths were linked to a listeria outbreak
The former Conservative leadership hopeful said he was "incredibly concerned" after it emerged patients were suspected of dying after eating pre-packaged sandwiches and salads linked to The Good Food Chain, which supplies food to NHS hospitals
The announcement of the two…

The Maine Republican, who faces reelection next year, criticized Matthew Kacsmaryk’s “alarming bias against LGBTQ Americans.”

Charles M. McCurdy was a small-town high school principal who lost his job to racial discrimination—and fought back.

From the Trump Hotel to the Washington Monument to Crystal City's revolving restaurant and beyond, which view is tops?

Drew Pomeranz turns in second straight strong outing as Giants embark on marathon stretch

Pope Francis is warning oil executives that a transition to clean, low-carbon power sources is needed to save a rapidly warming planet.

The aim of House Democrats’ census ‘oversight’ is to influence the justices.

A shooting at a Costco Wholesale store in Corona has left one person dead and two others wounded on Friday. The alleged gunman is in custody, police say.

The technology that was supposed to give us robo-taxis is making human-driven cars safer at a rate that completely autonomous vehicles may have trouble matching.

You only think you don't need a map of Cannes: From restaurants to record stores to rendezvous spots, we've compiled some deep cuts for veterans and must-dos for newbies.

Donald Trump said on Friday that former ICE director Thomas Homan will be his new White House "border czar."

The son of Italian immigrants, he worked several jobs to keep us afloat, but never laughed at my dreams.

BART announced plans for its future fleet of trains, and it's bringing the promise of new jobs to the East Bay as well.

RENO, Nev. (AP) - The U.S. Bureau of Land Management is recommending attendance be capped at existing levels for the next 10 years at the annual Burning Man counter-culture festival in the desert 100 miles (160 kilometers) north of Reno
Burning Man organizers had proposed raising the current 80,000 limit as high as 100,000 in coming years
But the BLM said in releasing the final environmental…

DID YOU FEEL IT? A 2.4 isn't very big on the earthquake scale, but people in the area are saying they could feel some shaking!

Getting on with Brexit is the right thing to do. So is pushing back against the crackdown in Hong Kong.