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Calgary Sun
JFK west coast mansion hits marketand actress Marion Davies and is on the market at US$195 million. Designed by
JFK west coast mansion hits market
Calgary Sun / Posted yesterday
and actress Marion Davies and is on the market at US$195 million. Designed by Gordon Kaufmann, the architect behind the Hoover Dam and some of the most important estates in the Beverly Hills area, The Beverly House stands as an emblem of... Read more
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PlayStation Blog
Going Global: The Stadiums of Rigs Mechanized Combat Leaguereading that Lake Mead might dry up in the near future, one of our environmenta
Going Global: The Stadiums of Rigs Mechanized Combat League
PlayStation Blog / Posted 3 days ago
reading that Lake Mead might dry up in the near future, one of our environmental artists suggested using a decommissioned Hoover Dam as one of the stadium locations. It made for an interesting arena, with a huge dam structure on one side and... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Metro Parks' new land called 'Hocking Hills of Franklin County'that park with Rocky Fork Metro Park north of New Albany. The trail would run t
Metro Parks' new land called 'Hocking Hills of Franklin County'
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
that park with Rocky Fork Metro Park north of New Albany. The trail would run through the newly acquired property and the Hoover Dam area. Metro Parks officials have been angling for this scenic wooded land near Westerville for years. How long?... Read more
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Loveland Reporter-Herald
Chimney Hollow dam expected to be tallest built in state in 50 yearsworld, which the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation lists as the 984-foot tall Nurek Da
Chimney Hollow dam expected to be tallest built in state in 50 years
Loveland Reporter-Herald / Posted 8 days ago
world, which the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation lists as the 984-foot tall Nurek Dam on the Vakhsh River in Tajikistan. The Hoover Dam, at 726.4 feet tall, was the tallest in the world when it was built in 1935 and still ranks in the top 20. Final... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Clean Line project battle lines drawnto nationally significant projects." Clean Line has claimed the project would
Clean Line project battle lines drawn
SaukValley.com / Posted 9 days ago
to nationally significant projects." Clean Line has claimed the project would deliver more than 3 times the energy of the Hoover Dam on an annual basis, and reduce electricity costs statewide by $320 million just in the first year of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Lockhart Elementary campus blends old, newphotos of cars racing on the sand in Daytona Beach, a Depression-era family gat
Lockhart Elementary campus blends old, new
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 9 days ago
photos of cars racing on the sand in Daytona Beach, a Depression-era family gathered at their dinner table and a poster of Hoover Dam. Out in the courtyard, there's a new two-story classroom building equipped with modern amenities such as flat... Read more
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FOX News
Historic Hearst Estate in Los Angeles Is Listed for $195Msays. The enormous Beverly House can be purchased on its own for $175 million.
Historic Hearst Estate in Los Angeles Is Listed for $195M
FOX News / Posted 10 days ago
says. The enormous Beverly House can be purchased on its own for $175 million. The former Hearst house, designed by noted Hoover Dam architect Gordon Kaufmann, offers some 55,000 square feet, 19 bedrooms and suites, a near Olympic-size swimming... Read more
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Market Watch
Why home investors should consider a surprisingly family-friendly Las Vegasbeautiful mountainous state and national parks surrounding Las Vegas. Lake Mead
Why home investors should consider a surprisingly family-friendly Las Vegas
Market Watch / Posted 11 days ago
beautiful mountainous state and national parks surrounding Las Vegas. Lake Mead, which has camping and beaches right by the Hoover Dam, is the 16th largest manmade lake in the world. Boat rides and fishing are also offered year-round. During the... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
At home with Lego artist Adam Reed Tuckertoy," he explains. There is a crispness to the designs, and there are special
At home with Lego artist Adam Reed Tucker
Chicago Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
toy," he explains. There is a crispness to the designs, and there are special touches, too, that Tucker is proud of. His Hoover Dam at the Museum of Science and Industry show, for instance, is rendered in gray brick because all the photos and... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Historic Godfather Mansion is on the marketBodyguard, the estate has just come on the market at $195 million. Designed by
Historic Godfather Mansion is on the market
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 12 days ago
Bodyguard, the estate has just come on the market at $195 million. Designed by Gordon Kaufmann, the architect behind the Hoover Dam and some of the most important estates in the Beverly Hills area, The Beverly House stands as an emblem of... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 11, 2016Arkansas immigrant party was slaughtered by Mormon militiamen aided by Paiute (
This day in history, Sept. 11, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Arkansas immigrant party was slaughtered by Mormon militiamen aided by Paiute (PY'-oot) Indians. In 1936, Boulder Dam (now Hoover Dam) began operation as President Franklin D. Roosevelt pressed a key in Washington to signal the startup of the dam's... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyArkansas immigrant party was slaughtered by Mormon militiamen aided by Paiute (
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
Arkansas immigrant party was slaughtered by Mormon militiamen aided by Paiute (PY’-oot) Indians. In 1936, Boulder Dam (now Hoover Dam) began operation. In 1941, groundbreaking took place for the Pentagon. In a speech that drew accusations of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
MSI Lego exhibit: It's a brick house — and bridge, and castle, and roller coasterYou don't say you're going to do something and have it be half-(way good)." Ye
MSI Lego exhibit: It's a brick house — and bridge, and castle, and roller coaster
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 18 days ago
You don't say you're going to do something and have it be half-(way good)." Yet to be mounted early in the week were his Hoover Dam, St. Louis Arch and International Space Station. But the transport of the Golden Gate Bridge sounded like an event... Read more
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Daily Mail
Mansion where The Godfather was filmed hits the market for $195millionHearst, who was given the house as a gift by actress Marion Davies, and banking
Mansion where The Godfather was filmed hits the market for $195million
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
Hearst, who was given the house as a gift by actress Marion Davies, and banking executive Milton Getz, who commissioned Hoover Dam architect Gordon Kaufmann to build the home. Room with a view: Huge windows overlooking the gardens and a door... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Residence Inn Las Vegas Airport Hotel Opens In Las Vegas, Nvand 4 miles from McCarran International Airport, the Residence Inn Las Vegas Ai
Residence Inn Las Vegas Airport Hotel Opens In Las Vegas, Nv
Hospitality Net / Posted 21 days ago
and 4 miles from McCarran International Airport, the Residence Inn Las Vegas Airport offers its guests convenient access to Hoover Dam, Las Vegas Speedway, T-Mobile Arena, Red Rock Canyon, Las Vegas Convention Center, and Thomas & Mack Center. Rates... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Mackinac Bridge to be test site for stress sensorsbut if it works, stress sensors could become commonplace on structures around t
Mackinac Bridge to be test site for stress sensors
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 21 days ago
but if it works, stress sensors could become commonplace on structures around the country, from the Mackinac Bridge to the Hoover Dam. Lajnef and an MSU team have been working on the sensor project for seven years with funding from the Federal... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Game preview: Jackson State (0-0) at UNLV (0-0)Vegas on Tuesday, giving the players a few hours to explore the famous Las Vega
Game preview: Jackson State (0-0) at UNLV (0-0)
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 25 days ago
Vegas on Tuesday, giving the players a few hours to explore the famous Las Vegas Strip that night, before traveling to the Hoover Dam on Wednesday ahead of their final preparations for the game. Hughes, however, said Monday that the Tigers would be... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
THE POWER OF TRI-DAMwas the fifth highest concrete arch dam in the western United States with an ex
THE POWER OF TRI-DAM
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 26 days ago
was the fifth highest concrete arch dam in the western United States with an exposed dam face of 317 feet. It was topped by Hoover Dam at 726 feet built in 1936, O’Shaughnessy Dam in Yosemite National Park at 430 feet built in 1923, Arrowrock Dam on... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
The most important dam you probably haven't heard ofa source of national pride in Ethiopia. Parallels with big U.S. hydroelectric p
The most important dam you probably haven't heard of
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 26 days ago
a source of national pride in Ethiopia. Parallels with big U.S. hydroelectric projects are striking. At the dedication of Hoover Dam (then known as Boulder Dam) on the Nevada-Arizona border in 1935, President Franklin Roosevelt called the dam “a... Read more
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Raw Story
The most important dam you probably haven’t heard ofa source of national pride in Ethiopia. Parallels with big U.S. hydroelectric p
The most important dam you probably haven’t heard of
Raw Story / Posted 27 days ago
a source of national pride in Ethiopia. Parallels with big U.S. hydroelectric projects are striking. At the dedication of Hoover Dam (then known as Boulder Dam) on the Nevada-Arizona border in 1935, President Franklin Roosevelt called the dam “a... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Coroner: Vegas woman, 63, dead after snorkeling at Lake Meadparamedics couldn't resuscitate her. The incident was the second death in two
Coroner: Vegas woman, 63, dead after snorkeling at Lake Mead
KTVN Reno / Posted 27 days ago
paramedics couldn't resuscitate her. The incident was the second death in two days at the Colorado River reservoir behind Hoover Dam. An off-duty Florida police officer died Saturday after becoming unconscious while scuba diving at the wreck of a... Read more

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