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'Science Guy' says he underestimated debate's impact

'Science Guy' says he underestimated debate's impact

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — TV’s “Science Guy” Bill Nye said he underestimated the impact of a February debate on evolution and creationism that drew a massive online audience.

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Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

DENVER — Domo isn’t just a Japanese restaurant. It’s a place where you can immerse yourself in Japanese culture — by visiting a museum that evokes a northern Japanese farmhouse, strolling in a garden studded with Buddha statues, or even taking a martial arts class in the lovingly converted f…

April 13, 2014 8:55 am Photos

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In China, jar of French mountain air fetches $860

In China, jar of French mountain air fetches $860

BEIJING — Beijing artist Liang Kegang returned from a business trip in southern France with well-rested lungs and a small item of protest against his home city’s choking pollution: a glass jar of clean, Provence air.

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In China, jar of French mountain air fetches $860

In China, jar of French mountain air fetches $860

Beijing artist Liang Kegang, protesting his home city’s choking air pollution, collects fresh air in Provence, France.

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Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

In this April 4, 2014 photo, a wood carving adorns the exit sign at Domo, a traditional Japanese restaurant, in Denver. Owner and head chef Gaku Homma has shaped Domo into a place where you can immerse yourself in Japanese culture, by visiting a museum that evokes a northern Japanese farmhou…

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Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

In this April 4, 2014 photo, Domo owner and head chef Gaku Homma Sensei stands for a photo at the entrance to his restaurant, in Denver. Homma has shaped Domo into a place where you can immerse yourself in Japanese culture, by visiting a museum that evokes a northern Japanese farmhouse, stro…

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Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

In this April 4, 2014 photo, food server Kathy Nguyen delivers a traditional Japanese meal to a customer at Domo, in Denver. Owner and head chef Gaku Homma has shaped Domo into a place where you can immerse yourself in Japanese culture, by visiting a museum that evokes a northern Japanese fa…

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Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

In this March 24, 2014 photo, Domo owner and head chef Gaku Homma Sensei, right, works with a fellow chef in the small kitchen at his restaurant in Denver. Homma has shaped Domo into a place where you can immerse yourself in Japanese culture, by visiting a museum that evokes a northern Japan…

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Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Homma found Colorado welcoming when he arrived in the 1970s to teach the martial art of aikido. He had been invited to America by some of the U.S. servicemen he had taught in Japan.

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Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Server Kathy Nguyen delivers traditional Japanese food. Owner and head chef Gaku Homma has shaped Domo into a place where you can also get a taste of Japanese culture.

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Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

After Gaku Homma, who had cooked for fellow students in Japan, opened a tiny restaurant in central Denver, “It grew and grew and grew,” he says.

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Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

Go For the Food: Feed your soul at Denver's Domo

This is a traditional Japanese meal as served to a customer at Domo, which is far more than just a Japanese restaurant.

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Mickey Rooney with Dr. Ruth

Mickey Rooney with Dr. Ruth

In this Sunday, Jan. 17, 1993 file photo, actor Mickey Rooney, right, leans in to talk to Dr. Ruth Westheimer, center, as they wait with New York City Major David Dinkins, second from left, at Penn Station New York, headed for Washington aboard a special train to attend festivities surrounde…

April 06, 2014 10:44 pm

5 free things to do in Pittsburgh, from the fort to the Strip

PITTSBURGH — Pittsburgh may have been built around the steel and coal industries, but the once-sooty city now features a beautiful downtown river walk, multicultural neighborhoods and restaurants, and even free subway rides.

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Panel rejects design for Eisenhower Memorial

Panel rejects design for Eisenhower Memorial

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal commission that oversees plans for monuments in the nation's capital voted Thursday to reject the current design for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower, sending the concept back to its architects for revisions.

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Panel rejects design for Eisenhower Memorial

Panel rejects design for Eisenhower Memorial

This handout image courtesy of Gehry Partners, LLP, 2013 shows the planned Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial in Washington. The staff of a federal panel that must approve plans for memorials in the nation's capital is expected to recommend that commissioners reject the design for a memorial hono…

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Holiday travel down in Arizona, across U.S.

Holiday travel down in Arizona, across U.S.

The number of Thanksgiving travelers will be essentially flat this year, but the roads and skies will still be plenty stuffed, according to AAA’s annual travel forecast.

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Westin La Paloma finishes top-down 'rejuvenation'

Westin La Paloma finishes top-down 'rejuvenation'

One of Tucson’s iconic resorts has officially completed a $35 million makeover, from the greens of its golf course to the pillows in its guest rooms.

October 20, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Advice from Carolyn Hax for Sept. 6

A longtime friend of mine is getting married. We have been friends since we were children, but we are not as close now as we were back then.We went to different colleges, but one year went on vacation together. She invited some of her college friends. One night, one of her friends sexually a…

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