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Since opening in 2013, the gallery linking the center’s transit hub to Battery Park City has been a spartan space with a wall that was just an expanse of unadorned marble. Not anymore.
From: New York Times | By: DAVID W. DUNLAP | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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"The whole thing has been a disaster from the beginning."
From: Business Insider | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Let's cut to the chase: Is the possibility of a President Donald J. Trump really an "extinction-level event" to all that is good and decent about "liberal democracy and constitutional order," as Andrew Sullivan claims in his widely read debut at New...
From: Reason | By: Nick Gillespie | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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The neighborhood is drawing residents with its lower housing costs, proximity to the subway and quiet, low-rise streets.
From: New York Times | By: JULIE BESONEN | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Welcome to Significant Digits, a daily digest of the telling numbers tucked inside the news. 0 The NSA and FBI sent 1,457 electronic surveillance order requests to the U.S. Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court in 2015. Of those, zero were denied....
From: FiveThirtyEight | By: Walt Hickey | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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In today's On the News segment: Americans waste enough food to end world hunger; in Florida, a new community is being designed to exist in harmony with the environment; air pollution affects more than just respiratory health; and more. See more news...
From: Truthout | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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The Rent Guidelines Board voted 5 to 4 to consider a 0 percent to 2 percent rent increase on one-year leases, and a 0.5 percent to 3.5 percent increase on two-year leases.
From: New York Times | By: MIREYA NAVARRO | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Ted Cruz will bow out of the Republican presidential race Tuesday following a crushing loss to Donald Trump in Indiana, according to a Cruz campaign source, clearing the path for the real estate mogul to clinch the GOP nomination....
From: CNN | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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The real estate mogul will collect at least 45 of Indiana's 57 delegates,
From: Salon.com | By: The Associated Press | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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If the unwritten rule for sequels is “Do it again, only different,” then “Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising” fulfills its obligation, figuring out a way to retell its own story with just a bit of a twist. Thankfully, director Nicholas Stoller and...
From: The Wrap | By: Alonso Duralde | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Venezuela's debt isn't just enormous, it's very complex. Crazy exchange rates, interests, and enchufados have led CADIVI to dig its own grave. How could it be solved? The post Debt 2.0: Cadivi and the World’s Most Profitable McFiesta appeared first...
From: Caracas Chronicles | By: Pedro Rosas and Francisco Toro | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Does the presumptive Republican nominee see African Americans and Hispanics as part of the American “we”?
From: The Atlantic | By: David A. Graham | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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‘A couple times I’ve wondered, “Boy, if we had a couple more years, we could really get some stuff done,”’ he says.
From: Politico | By: Burgess Everett | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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See this story at BrooklynPaper.com.By Shavana Abruzzofor Brooklyn PaperHe rests his case. Unpretentious Bay Ridge New York State Supreme Court Justice Arthur M. Schack — a national champion of the little guy in foreclosure cases and a grassroots hero...
From: The Brooklyn Paper | By: By Shavana Abruzzo | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Real estate mogul Barbara Corcoran has some pretty outrageous advice for female founders in business dealings.
From: CNN | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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Key economic leaders in Europe downgraded future growth expectations and lowered their outlook for inflation. This is in the as they have provided record stimulus and gone so far as applying negative rates. China is still slowing and earnings have been...
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From: Money Stack Exchange | By: Barry Hamilton | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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China announced a VAT.
From: Business Insider | By: Marc Chandler | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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Four tactics can carry you through very different situations.
From: Harvard Business School Publishing | By: Karen Firestone | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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Attorney General Eric T. Schneiderman said that Mr. Rosen, the real estate developer and art collector, failed to pay taxes on $80 million in artwork that he had bought or commissioned since 2002.
From: New York Times | By: CHARLES V. BAGLI | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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Former Louisiana Governor Bobby Jindal said on Tuesday that he would vote for Donald Trump for president if Trump becomes the GOP nominee. The former presidential candidate previously endorsed Florida Senator Marco Rubio. Though Jindal spent the majority...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Andrew Galbreath | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Ted Cruz has dropped out of the race for the Republican nomination for president. Cruz’s decision came after losing overwhelmingly to Trump in the Indiana primary, all but ensuring that real estate mogul will claim his party’s mantle at the Republican...
From: Liberaland | By: Alan | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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In addition to building homes in the Sharswood neighborhood, the city’s housing agency is also looking at businesses and schools.
From: New York Times | By: JON HURDLE | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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The Paramount Group sealed a $500 million refinancing of its 29-story Midtown office building at 31 West 52nd Street, the real estate investment trust announced Tuesday. Paramount secured the new 10-year, interest-only loan at a fixed rate of 3.8 percent...
From: The Real Deal | By: Rey Mashayekhi | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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Archilogic, an online architecture viewer/editor designed to be easier for laypersons to use and share from than Sketchup, is spectacular stuff... at least on a fast computer. You can upload plans and convert them to 3D, move and replace furniture, mess...
From: Boing Boing | By: Rob Beschizza | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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You can’t “sell” your art and have it too — that’s the state attorney general’s message to developer Aby Rosen in a new $7 million legal settlement. The art-loving real estate mogul must pay $7 million to settle claims that he failed to pay...
From: The Real Deal | By: Kathryn | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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The former head of Emirates NBD steered it through the 2008 crisis, and while some believe banking to be on the brink of another crisis, Rick Pudner does not share that view. He is now the chairman of Beehive, the UAE's crowdfunding initiative for SMEs....
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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The former head of Emirates NBD steered it through the 2008 crisis, and while some believe banking to be on the brink of another crisis, Rick Pudner does not share that view. He is now the chairman of Beehive, the UAE's crowdfunding initiative for SMEs....
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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I love me some speed. I can’t drive slowly unless I really have to. I try my best to eat slowly among friends because that is the socially acceptable thing to do, but I fail all the time because nothing gets between me and my food. And as a guy who...
From: Web Design Ledger | By: Eric Shafer | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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Private and public records offer a wealth of information to fraud investigators On Balance – The Magazine for Wisconsin CPAs Without information, a fraud investigation goes nowhere. There are abundant sources of information on people and companies,...
From: Fraud Files | By: Tracy Coenen | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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Pershing Square, the 130-year-old public park across the street from the famed Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles, has been in need of a revamp since its last, lackluster overhaul in the early 1990s. The square is situated in the heart of downtown,...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Monday, May 2, 2016
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Tuesday's Indiana primary is arguably the final frontier for Ted Cruz to keep alive any prospect of winning the Republican presidential nomination. The poll numbers aren't looking good for him in the Hoosier State, but he's holding out hope that Indiana...
From: Mother Jones | By: Hannah Levintova | Tuesday, May 3, 2016
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As part of an ongoing divestiture of Boston office assets, Blackstone Group LP has sold 175 Federal St., also known as the Fiduciary Trust Building, to a German real estate firm for $139 million. A Suffolk County deed lists the new owner as Deka Immobilien...
From: Mass High Tech | By: Catherine Carlock | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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England had its War of the Roses, and now New York City is having a war over the Roses. Rose Associates, the nearly century-old family firm now in its third generation, is suing landlord Sky Management in federal court for naming its Upper East Side...
From: The Real Deal | By: Desiree Mathurin | Monday, May 2, 2016
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We showed what you can get for around $1 million in the Greater Boston area, ranging from condos in the city to pretty large homes in the suburbs. Now that summer is hopefully coming soon, we thought we’d show you what you can get a little farther...
From: Boston Globe | By: Megan Turchi | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Spanish banks are once again closing branches and slashing jobs as their profitability is hit by stiff competition.
From: Business Insider | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Bidding wars, buyers putting in multiple offers, homes selling within days for $100,000 over list price. Sounds typical for Toronto and Vancouver, but now those scenarios are spilling into the suburbs....
From: CBC | By: Laura MacNaughton | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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See this story at BrooklynPaper.com.By Lauren GillBrooklyn PaperIt is the breakfast of education-equality champions. Education officials in gentrifying areas should help desegregate schools by meeting with real-estate agents and developers over pancakes...
From: The Brooklyn Paper | By: By Lauren Gill | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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WASHINGTON: Donald Trump looked all-but-certain of carrying the Republican Party colours in the 2016 presidential election after the billionaire political novice sent his only serious challenger Ted Cruz crashing out of the race.Addressing jubilant supporters...
From: Dawn | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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His chickpea spread’s très chic. By day, Ohad Fisherman, 30, is a handsome, smartly dressed real estate broker. By night, he’s a hummus maker for the city’s elite legume lovers. Three years ago, shortly after moving to New York from his native...
From: New York Post | By: David Kaufman | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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There was a time not so long ago that attending a college lecture required nothing more than a notepad and a pen. The laptops, mobile devices and takeaway coffees that students take to class today, though, take up a little more space than lecture chair...
From: Gizmag | By: Stu Robarts | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Dubai landlord caught between warring tenants going through a marriage breakdown must follow the law to regain possession of his apartment. Mario Volpi advises.
From: The National Abu Dhabi | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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After being throttled in a make or break Indiana primary, Texas' Ted Cruz dropped out of the Republican presidential nominating contest, ceding the GOP nod to New York real estate mogul Donald Trump. "We are suspending our campaign, we left it all on...
From: Dallas Observer | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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A number of prominent Republicans are vowing to never back Donald Trump even as he closes in on the GOP presidential nomination. The “Never Trump” ranks include lawmakers, party operatives, pundits and GOP donors — and the movement even sparked...
From: Free Republic | By: Stumpin for Trump | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Billionaire real estate mogul and political newcomer Donald Trump effectively wrapped up the Republican Party’s presidential nomination Tuesday with a convincing victory in the Indiana primary. Trump easily defeated main rival Ted Cruz, who promptly...
From: Voice of America | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Ted Cruz, the insurgent Texan whose presidential campaign was fueled by disdain for Washington, dropped out of the race Tuesday. Cruz bowed out after losing overwhelmingly to Donald Trump in the Indiana primary, all but ensuring that the real estate...
From: Washington Post | By: Washington Post Staff | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Despite the prevailing opinion that Donald Trump has finally nailed down the GOP nomination, John Kasich is not ready to exit stage left just yet. Shortly after Ted Cruz announced that he is suspending his bid for president, the Ohio Governor said that...
From: The Inquisitr | By: Mike Bessler | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Donald Trump claimed his status as the presumptive Republican nominee on Tuesday with a restrained victory speech that hinted at a possible principal line of general election attack against his Democratic counterpart Hillary Clinton. “She doesn't understand...
From: Free Republic | By: Slate | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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Wow. So it really happened. Blustery reality TV star and real estate mogul Donald Trump is the presumptive GOP nominee for president.  SEE ALSO: If you hate Donald Trump, Australia might take you Given there's still a handful of primary elections, the...
From: Mashable | By: Marcus Gilmer | Wednesday, May 4, 2016
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