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Tasty food and drink, plus some food for the table?

A few months back I attended the Tasty Food and Drink Festival at the Adelaide Oval.There were plenty of food trucks, and a few beers on tap.But one of the biggest draws was a massive burger called 'Tasty Burger'.I was a bit shocked to see a burger so large, and that's probably because it wasn't exactly my cup of tea.But

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US: Job losses for construction jobs in 2018 could hit as much as 15% of all construction jobs

The construction industry is the latest to lose jobs to automation as workers increasingly rely on robots to perform tasks that require human operators.A new report from the Economic Policy Institute shows that the construction sector lost 15% jobs to robotics over the past two years, making it the third-most impacted industry in the US.The construction trade group, a non-profit

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How to make your own cat housing

Construction connect, a New York-based nonprofit that works to build affordable housing for pets, has just posted its first ever cat housing project.Construction connect is offering cat housing at a cost of $3,000 per month, which works out to $1,700 per month for the two cats living in the project, which includes a kitchenette, two bathtubs, two sinks, a living

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Why is a small town still building?

It has been a slow start for the cornerstones of a steel town.But the city of Pittsburgh is slowly coming together as it begins to turn a corner on its first major project of the year, the construction of a second section of its new steel-framed skyscraper.For years, the city and its neighbors have been fighting to keep the downtown

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Interior design

How to build your own skyscraper

A construction foreman in Chicago has created a prototype skyscraper from a cardboard box that he built using construction bricks.The construction supervisor, Derek McMillon, told ABC News that he had the idea for the project in his mind for years, but it was only after he and his wife got a new home in Chicago that he realized how quickly

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Modi seeks to cleanse the land for development

Modi's efforts to clean up the land of encroachment and pollution are not limited to urban centres but also include the countryside, he said on Monday.In his first public address as Prime Minister, Modi said India is facing a challenge from land grabbing and that the government has taken a series of steps to clean the land.The prime minister said

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The Federal Housing Finance Agency’s new mortgage calculator

The Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corporation (FHFC) has released its latest version of its Home Loan Calculator, a new tool that gives borrowers a better understanding of the monthly cost of their mortgages.The calculator uses data from the U.S. Census Bureau to show the average cost of a new mortgage over a 10-year period.The calculator will help borrowers understand their

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Clayton Hammer Construction’s construction of the Armie Hammer facility at the University of Minnesota is slated to begin this week

Construction for the Armies Hammer construction facility is set to begin next week in Minnesota.The project is scheduled to be completed by the end of the year.The facility, which will be constructed to house an athletic and recreation center, is expected to be operational by the spring of 2019.Construction on the construction project is expected in a phase of approximately

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