Day: February 23, 2020


Plaque marks Frank Lloyd Wright’s Hollyhock House as UNESCO site

State and local officials unveiled a plaque Sunday designating architect Frank Lloyd Wright’s Hollyhock House in Barnsdall Art Park as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Rep. Adam B. Schiff (D-Burbank) and Los Angeles City Councilman Mitch O’Farrell delivered remarks at a 2 p.m. ceremony, which also included officials from the city’s Department of Cultural Affairs. […]

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Tyson Fury’s message to Deontay Wilder in the ring after stunning victory

Tyson Fury paid tribute to Deontay Wilder following his emphatic victory in Saturday’s heavyweight clash. The Gypsy King snatched the American’s WBC belt with a dazzling display in Las Vegas at the second time of asking following their controversial draw in December 2018. Wilder was floored twice before his team threw in the towel to […]

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Millions of Chinese ordered back to work but infection risk remains high | World news

The Chinese authorities are trying to usher the country back to work, a month after announcing the unprecedented quarantine of millions of people. But they face a difficult balancing act between containing the virus and supporting a faltering economy. Wuhan and surrounding Hubei province, the centre of the outbreak, have been the focus of disease […]

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