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People who live in nail houses (access required)

The concept of eminent domain has taken on a strange twist in China, where those who feel they’re being steamrolled by developers have taken to living in “nail” houses. The phenomena took off after the government passed a law in ...

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Archaeological dig at SC historic site (access required)

MCCLELLANVILLE, S.C. – A weeklong volunteer archaeological dig is underway at the Hampton Plantation State Historic Site on the Santee River between Charleston and Georgetown. The excavation, which begins Monday, focuses on uncovering what is thought to be the brick ...

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Maine estate sold to veterans nonprofit (access required)

ROME, Maine – The former Maine summer home of beauty magnate Elizabeth Arden has been purchased by a nonprofit dedicated to disabled veterans. The Travis Mills Foundation announced the purchase Tuesday. The foundation says it intends to make extensive renovations ...

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NY condo asking $48.5 million (access required)

A Saudi prince’s 10,500-square-foot apartment in New York is on the market for $48.5 million, The Wall Street Journal reported. It includes three bullet-proof panic rooms, a fitness center, a hair salon, a ventilated cigar room, saltwater aquariums, a sushi ...

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Las Vegas opens bazaar shopping (access required)

LAS VEGAS – An outdoor shopping experience modeled after Istanbul’s Grand Bazaar is now open in front of Bally’s Las Vegas. The open-air Grand Bazaar Shops opened Thursday morning after a delay and about 15 months of construction. A centerpiece ...

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