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Cross country in an Amish barn-raiser (access required)

Want to travel with all the comforts of home? The Tumbleweed Tiny House Co. of Sonoma, California, has a plethora of Home-to-Go options, including towable houses with clapboard cedar siding, sleeping and storage lofts, and energy-efficient windows. The miniature houses, ...

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Clemson trustees say name won’t be changed (access required)

GREENVILLE, S.C. – The chairman of Clemson University’s Board of Trustees says the school will not remove the name of former South Carolina governor and white supremacist Benjamin Tillman from a campus building. Chairman David Wilkins released a statement Wednesday, ...

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Crumbling movie palace renovated (access required)

NEW YORK – A once gilded Brooklyn movie palace that’s been crumbling for decades, with pigeons infesting its stage, is back — again a glittering gem from the 1920s. Diana Ross headlines Tuesday’s opening night at the 3,200-seat Kings Theatre ...

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Dispute over noise at crescendo (access required)

MINEOLA, N.Y. – The long-simmering fight over noise from planes and helicopters landing on Long Island’s Hamptons is reaching a crescendo this winter: Town officials are considering new laws to strictly limit flights, while aviation advocates are headed to court ...

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