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    LONDON BIENNIAL

    Though known globally for the breadth of its historic architecture, London is striving for contemporary credentials. In the city's recent architecture biennale, part of the United Kingdom-wide celebration called "Architecture Week," organizers brought the changing city fabric to world attention. New quirky landmarks have been popping up all over London, their design exalted, their creators knighted.

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    EDGY IN LA

    In June 2006, downtown Los Angeles was overrun with architects in town for the National AIA Convention. When not exploring the burgeoning city center and notable regional architecture, these visitors were eagerly learning about the "next new thing" for the profession.

    This year's convention combined big names and varied themes to create a full agenda of educational seminars, architectural tours, trade exposition booths, and business meetings. The event drew a record 25,000 registrants to the Los Angeles Convention Center.

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    WHO CARES?

    The U.S. Gulf coast is struggling to rebuild after several 2005 hurricanes destroyed countless homes, businesses, and lives. Yet as the 2006 hurricane season gets underway, much of the region is still in ruins.

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    Raids ruining heritage city — Gulf Daily News, 2006.0725

    New Safe & Secure Award Category For 2007 AURORA Awards — Solutia Inc. press release at USGlass News Network, 2006.0725

    Climate Experts Warn of More Coastal Building — New York Times, 2006.0725

    In Mississippi, Katrina Recovery Gaining Steam — USA Today, 2006.0725

    QLD Architecture Awards - Townsville — 612 ABC Brisbane, 2006.0724

    Biblical Sites May Be Hurt, Experts Worry — Atlanta Journal-Constitution, 2006.0722

    de Young Museum Architects Receive Award for Accessible Design — AIArchitect, 2006.0721

    Freedom Tower Will Grow on People, Architect Says — Reuters, 2006.0719

    Tampa Bay Area Architects Honored for Design Excellence — Tampa Bay AIA press release, 2006.0718

    ED+Cís 2006 Excellence in Design Awards — EDC, 2006.0717

    AIA North Carolina Announces 2006 Design Awards — AIA North Carolina press release, 2006.0717

    Earthquake Triggers a Tsunami on Java Island — Telegraph, 2006.0717

    Design on the Front Line — Scotsman Online, 2006.0715

    AIA Orlando Celebrates Eleven Outstanding Buildings — AIArchitect, 2006.0714

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    Police: Gas Line of Blown-Up Building Tampered With — New York Sun, 2006.0712

    Workmanship and Design of Tunnel Called into Question — Boston Globe, 2006.0712

    Boston Tunnel Collapse: Debris Kills Woman — Boston Herald, 2006.0711

    AIA Los Angeles Award to Hodgetts and Fung — AIArchitect, 2006.0707

    Celebration of Cities 2: International Competition Results — International Union of Architects press release, 2006.0626

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