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FAA Says NYC Copter Pilot Shouldn’t Have Been Flying
THE FAA now says that the pilot killed following a helicopter crash into a New York City building should not have even been up in the air in the first place. FB TITLE: FAA Says NYC Pilot Involved In Crash Should Not Have Been Flying
Trump Wanted His Disney Animatronic To Brag About His Skyscrapers, New Book Says
Trump tried to add a line to the script of the Hall of Presidents attraction at Walt Disney World, a former aide claims.
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Elevator In Chicago's Hancock Building Drops More Than 80 Floors; No One Hurt
The six passengers, including one pregnant woman, were left stranded for almost three hours.
'Skyscraper' Director Defends That Crazy Jump Scene: 'How Dare You Question The Rock'
According to Rawson Marshall Thurber, Dwayne Johnson can do anything.
'Hotel Transylvania 3' Checks In At No. 1 At The Weekend Box Office
By Rebecca Rubin, Reuters/Variety
Sony’s animated feature topped the domestic box office charts with $44 million while Dwayne Johnson’s “Skyscraper” washed up with a paltry $25.5 million.
Raccoon Reaches Roof
A raccoon climbed to the top of a skyscraper in Minnesota and became an internet sensation overnight.
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North Korea's Evil-Looking Hotel Has A Brighter Feature
The long-abandoned skyscraper has stirred to life in recent days with a high-tech light panel.
Danny Moloshok / Reuters
Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson's New Movie Poster Baffles Fans Online
Could he really make the jump shown in a promotion for "Skyscraper"?
The Big Bend, A U-Shaped Skyscraper, Could Become The Longest In The World
But it's just a dream for now.
This Is How You Score A Goal From A Skyscraper
Nothing like help from above.
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CULTURE & ARTS
Tall and Lofty in Raleigh, N.C.
J. Michael Welton
Writer and Editor
Louis Sullivan, father of the American skyscraper, posed the definitive question about that new architectural form back in 1896: "What is the chief characteristic of the tall office building?" he asked in an essay titled "The Tall Building Artfully Considered."
Stand Against The Shadows: March To Protest Unregulated Super-Towers
Writer, critic, satirist, futurist, urbanist, porkatarian.
It sounds like an old radio play: "Who knows what evil lurks within the hearts of men? The Shadows knows! Bwa-ha-ha-ha-ha!"
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Paris Is Getting Its First Skyscraper In 40 Years
Some people aren't too happy about it.
ARTS & CULTURE
This Skyscraper Of The Future Will Contain A Desert, Jungle And Glacier
Basically, a true secret garden for the 21st century.
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A Beyoncé-Inspired Building Will Soon Be A Real Thing In Australia
Girls run the world, and Beyoncé officially runs the world down under. Premier Tower is a 68-story skyscraper slated to
THE WORLD POST
Beyoncé's Majestic Curves Inspire Australian Skyscraper
Jansen Aui, a design architect at the company, told The Huffington Post that the "forceful, multiple personas" of Beyonce's
THE WORLD POST
German Teen Climbs Hong Kong Skyscraper Without Safety Equipment, Just For Kicks
Of course, no one should ever, ever attempt such climbs. But hold on tight -- here are some of Ciesielski's photos from the
The Facebook Void: What We're Missing
It was in 1991 the World Wide Web was unveiled to the public, thrusting the country into a digital hysteria now called the
CULTURE & ARTS
Chicago Celebrates Women Building Change
Contemporary art magazine curated by Park Hyatt Hotels, publis...
"Women Building Change," an exhibition at the Chicago Architecture Foundation, aims to do exactly that by highlighting outstanding works by female architects living and working in the city of Chicago.
Beyond the "Starchitect"
Licensed Associate Real Estate Broker
There is an overwhelming fear of the rapidly changing Manhattan skyline. Where that fear stems from is up for debate--is
How to Build a Skyscraper
Ian Bruce Eichner
Founder and Chairman of the Continuum Company
The developer needs to act as coach, general manager and referee all in one, armed with a grand vision for how things will turn out for the occupants of the building, the neighborhood and the city at large.
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