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Cops close part of historic district in Savannah, Georgiaupdated: Thu May 17 2012 10:16:00

Police closed part of a Savannah, Georgia, historic district that is popular with tourists and surrounded a restaurant there Thursday.

CNNMoney: Trump moves in four blocks from the White Houseupdated: Wed Feb 08 2012 10:20:00

The Donald won't be moving into 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue. But he is taking over an historic building four blocks away.

Katrina breach sites nominated for National Register of Historic Places updated: Fri Jan 27 2012 11:08:00

A grassroots group is pushing to have the sites of two levee breaches during Hurricane Katrina placed on the National Register of Historic Places.

2007: Filming memories of the stormupdated: Fri Jan 27 2012 11:08:00

Filmmaker Spike Lee and CNN's Soledad O'Brien talk with teens in New Orleans about life after Katrina.

Apple Store openings shrouded in secrecyupdated: Fri Dec 09 2011 06:23:00

When Apple pulls the veil off of its newest store on Friday, New Yorkers will get their first glimpse at the classical architecture-meets-computers retail space inside Grand Central Terminal.

Five lodges you can't reach by carupdated: Fri Nov 04 2011 17:45:00

For travelers who believe the journey is just as important as the destination, these five lodges offer unique adventures in getting there -- and getting away from it all.

Cesar Chavez's California home placed on National Registerupdated: Thu Sep 15 2011 22:38:00

The former California home and headquarters of civil rights and labor leader Cesar E. Chavez was added to the National Register of Historic Places, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ken Salazar announced Thursday.

The first battle for Blair Mountainupdated: Sat Aug 13 2011 18:16:00

Ninety years ago, miners marched on W.V.'s Blair Mountain to support unions. Now, there's a new battle.

The new battle for Blair Mountainupdated: Sat Aug 13 2011 18:16:00

On a warm day in West Virginia, Kenny King is on his hands and knees, digging in the dirt. He's near the peak of Blair Mountain, searching for buried artifacts from a little-known battle that took place 90 years ago this month.

Depot in 'Dreamsville USA' among sites named national landmarksupdated: Thu Jun 30 2011 22:10:00

One weekend out of the year, the tiny town of Dennison, Ohio, is transported to the 1940s. The brassy tones of swing music drift from the town center on an evening breeze. Children giggle as they weave through the legs of men in World War II uniforms while women serve lemonade and cookies at town's canteen.

Most endangered historic places namedupdated: Wed Jun 15 2011 14:40:00

A Civil War fort, a Chicago hospital and a Chinese neighborhood are among the sites listed as America's 11 Most Endangered Historic Places by the National Trust for Historic Preservation.

Abbey Road crosswalk named historic landmarkupdated: Thu Dec 23 2010 08:04:00

A striped crosswalk in London entered the history books Wednesday for a second time.

Touring the South's literary landmarksupdated: Thu Sep 23 2010 09:34:00

Great Southern authors: Many of them were restless souls who drank too much, understood the dark underbelly of humanity and lived in Southern cities where they produced some of the most enduring literature the world has ever known.

The 11 most endangered historic placesupdated: Wed May 19 2010 09:28:00

The National Trust for Historic Preservation added 11 sites to its most-endangered list Wednesday, including one of the last remaining Negro League ball parks, a Civil War battlefield, a prehistoric cultural site in Guam and America's state parks and state-owned historic sites.

Abbey Road for sale?updated: Tue Feb 23 2010 09:56:00

Media reports say the London studio where the Beatles recorded may be for sale. CNN's Sasha Herriman reports.

Abbey Road Studios declared national landmarkupdated: Tue Feb 23 2010 09:56:00

The iconic Abbey Road Studios made famous by the Beatles are being declared a national historic landmark, British Culture Minister Margaret Hodge announced Tuesday.

Lloyd Webber wants to buy Abbey Road Studiosupdated: Fri Feb 19 2010 07:31:00

Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber has expressed an interest in buying London's famed Abbey Road Studios after music company EMI reportedly put the building where the Beatles recorded most of their albums up for sale.

Ground broken on $3.4 billion Homeland Security complexupdated: Wed Sep 09 2009 19:52:00

Washington notables broke ground on the future home of the Department of Homeland Security on Wednesday, symbolically starting construction on the biggest federal building project in the Washington area since the Pentagon 68 years ago.

CNNMoney: Historic sites struggle during downturnupdated: Thu Jul 02 2009 15:11:00

As the recession continues and Americans look for cheaper local summer getaways, historic sites are seeing visitor traffic tick up, and hope attendance will help them offset the painful drop in donations.

11 sites make new list of 'endangered historic places'updated: Tue Apr 28 2009 09:08:00

After Hurricane Ike slammed into Galveston, Texas, in September, the 12-block Strand Historic District, with its 19th-century buildings and their elaborate cast-iron storefronts, was awash in 13 feet of saltwater, oil and debris.

Mining boomtown among 'distinctive destinations'updated: Tue Jan 13 2009 12:39:00

The National Trust for Historic Preservation's 2009 Dozen Distinctive Destinations range from a quintessential New England waterfront community to an Old West boomtown in Nevada.

Tomb guards: Who are they?updated: Wed Aug 27 2008 23:55:00

Guarding the Tomb of the Unknowns takes honor and dedication. Who are the tomb guards and why do they do it?

Tomb of the Unknowns caught in battleupdated: Wed Aug 27 2008 23:55:00

The Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National Cemetery is at the center of combat between preservationists and cemetery officials.

Buy a house, get a carupdated: Tue Jul 22 2008 10:48:00

New appliances and vacation packages aren't unusual giveaways in the housing slump, but one woman is taking the unorthodox step of throwing in a car with the purchase of her home.

Buy a house, get a carupdated: Tue Jul 22 2008 10:48:00

The housing slump prompts one homeowner to offer a new car as an incentive. CNN's Kate Bolduan reports. Was Governor's Mansion Fire Arson?updated: Sun Jun 08 2008 15:00:00

Arson is suspected in the fire that struck the historic Texas Governor's Mansion early Sunday

Civil rights school on list of 11 endangered sitesupdated: Wed May 21 2008 22:56:00

An elementary school at the center of a civil rights battle, a hospital ravaged by Hurricane Katrina and a hangar that once housed U.S. Navy dirigibles are on this year's National Trust for Historic Preservation's endangered list.

Neighbors fight, states scramble over clean power updated: Tue Apr 08 2008 10:48:00

Curt Mann's neighbors are livid, accusing him of erecting an ugly wind turbine among their historic homes for no other reason than to show off his environmental "bling." Can Korea Protect Its Historical Sites?updated: Wed Feb 13 2008 07:00:00

After a suspected arsonist destroys one of Seoul's most important landmarks, questions are being raised over why South Korea isn't doing more to protect its architectural heritage

New spas look to history for inspirationupdated: Tue Aug 21 2007 00:06:00

Most spas take pride in keeping up with the latest trends, from organic ingredients to Asian massage.

Aga Khan visits Africa to see results of initiativesupdated: Wed Aug 15 2007 23:24:00

The works and achievements of the influential spiritual leader of the Shia Ismaili Muslims have long been baffling to categorize.

FSB: Bringing in babyupdated: Wed Jun 14 2006 14:07:00

When four of my top employees told me in one six-week period that they were pregnant, I realized that their good news could spell disaster for my advertising agency, T3.

Q & A: Craig Robinsupdated: Fri May 19 2006 06:33:00

The Scene meets up with property developer Craig Robins, the man behind Miami's cultural and architectural revival.

CNNMoney: Putting out The Ritz: When hotels go condoupdated: Wed Feb 01 2006 14:40:00

Many a famous landmark hotel sits on land that has become too valuable for the hotel's own good. The result has been a spate of grand old inns being converting to condo residences.

Money Magazine: They Want How Much?updated: Thu Dec 01 2005 00:01:00

Living History Antebellum Italianate-Greek Revival about an hour from Raleigh/Durham, N.C.

CNNMoney: Ultimate teardownsupdated: Thu Aug 05 2004 10:11:00

Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple Computer, owns a home in Woodside, Calif. that most people would consider a pretty decent place to live.

FSB: The House That Carl Built The 1940s home of the future outlasted its manufacturer.updated: Sat Dec 01 2001 00:01:00

The most obvious gauge of a business idea is simply whether it succeeds. But it's worth remembering that success is an elastic concept. For proof, consider Carl Strandlund, an engineer who almost r...

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