Airbnb and Miami Beach Are at War. Travelers Are Caught in the Crossfire.

On a recent Friday evening, David Igbokwe and his friends were relaxing in their Miami Beach Airbnb, listening to music and getting ready to go out to dinner. Their plans were interrupted by a knock at the door. “City of Miami Beach,” said Jackie Caicedo, a code compliance officer who works for the city. Mr.…

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The Look: Work Songs of the Cowboy Poets

the look Ranchers and seekers of the “mythic West” travel each year to a small Nevada city to practice a tradition born of labor and regional identity. Photographs by Aubrey Trinnaman Text by Jared Stanley Produced by Eve Lyons March 9, 2019 Image The National Cowboy Poetry Gathering, now in its 35th year, draws thousands…

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Mini-Vows: They Soon Learned What the Doorman Knew

Haley Jill Draznin and Jason Leibowitz were married March 9 at Guastavino’s, an events space in New York. Rabbi Daniel Alder officiated. The bride, 28, works in New York as a reporter and producer for CNN, covering political and business news. She graduated from Emory University in Atlanta. She is a daughter of Sharon Rosenberg…

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Mini-Vows: Drawn Together by a Sense of Adventure

Lara Filine and Peter Ernest Blume were married March 7 at the Manhattan Marriage Bureau. Angel L. Lopez, a staff member of the City Clerk’s Office, officiated. The bride, 58, is an information technology enterprise architect at Johnson & Johnson in New Brunswick, N.J. She was previously a chief technology officer at Credit2B, a software…

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‘Project Runway’ Is Hot for You Again. Will You Get Back Together?

“Project Runway” arrived on television at the end of 2004, the same year that Mark Zuckerberg created a website called The Facebook at Harvard. In 2007, Apple released the first iPhone. Three years later, when “Project Runway” was in its seventh season, Instagram appeared in the App Store. That tech-history lesson is to say: 2019…

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‘For Us, by Us’: Inside the New Social Spaces for People of Color

Members access the space, located in Central Brooklyn, by having their fingers scanned and giving a passcode. Upon entering, they find a lounge, complete with couches, a barber chair and books on finance. The spiral staircase leads to an area with workstations. Inside on a recent day, a man who works as a consultant helped…

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Medical News Today: New drug may stop sepsis from reaching major organs

Researchers discover a drug that has the potential to stop sepsis before the condition reaches major organs and becomes fatal. A new preclinical trial of a sepsis drug brings hopeful results. Sepsis is a life-threatening condition that occurs when an existing infection — such as one that develops in a cut, a respiratory infection, or…

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