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The Great American Single-Family Home Problem

BERKELEY, Calif. — The house at 1310 Haskell Street does not look worthy of a bitter neighborhood war. The roof is rotting, the paint is chipping, and while the lot is long and spacious, the backyard has little beyond overgrown ...

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Trump Lauds ‘Great Relationship’ With Duterte in Manila

MANILA — President Trump said on Monday that he had a “great relationship” with President Rodrigo Duterte of the Philippines, an authoritarian leader accused of carrying out a brutal campaign of extrajudicial killings in his nation’s war on drugs. The ...

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In Beijing, Trump lavishes praise on Chinese leader, touts ‘great chemistry’ between them

U.S. President Donald Trump and U.S. first lady Melania visit the Forbidden City with China’s President Xi Jinping and China’s First Lady Peng Liyuan in Beijing, China, November 8, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst BEIJING — President Trump lavished praise on Chinese ...

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Trump expresses ‘great confidence’ in Saudi regime accused of political purge

President Trump holds a sword and sways with traditional dancers during a welcome ceremony at Murabba Palace, Saturday, May 20, 2017, in Riyadh. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci) SEOUL — President Trump on Tuesday expressed “great confidence” in the Saudi Arabian regime ...

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Wooing Trump, Xi Jinping Seeks Great Power Status for China

BEIJING — Chinese leaders have long sought to present themselves as equals to American presidents. Xi Jinping has wanted something more: a special relationship that sets China apart, as the other great power in an emerging bipolar world. The Obama ...

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A Void in the Great Pyramid May Help Fill Gaps in Our Knowledge

The Great Pyramid of Giza has towered over Egypt for more than 4,500 years. Built during the reign of Pharaoh Khufu, the monument was a testament to the ruler’s architectural prowess and is thought to have been a home for ...

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'Big void' identified in Khufu's Great Pyramid at Giza

The mysteries of the pyramids have deepened with the discovery of what appears to be a giant void within the Khufu, or Cheops, monument in Egypt. It is not known why the cavity exists or indeed if it holds anything ...

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Great British Bake Off: Prue Leith accidentally reveals winner

THERE ARE NO SPOILERS IN THIS ARTICLE The winner of this year’s Great British Bake Off is a closely guarded secret. Unfortunately, it seems no one told judge Prue Leith. Earlier this morning, she revealed the name of a winner ...

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A Boom in Credit Cards: Great News for Banks, Less So Consumers

Udean Murray, a 62-year-old retired telephone operator in Brooklyn, relies on more than a dozen credit cards to make ends meet. Her prescription medication often goes on a Capital One card. She pays for groceries with one from Discover Financial ...

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