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When the (Empty) Apartment Next Door Is Owned by an Oligarch

In Vancouver, British Columbia, the price of a single-family home has soared so fast over the last few years that even many well-paid local...

Trump’s New Communications Director Deletes Old Tweets to Avoid “Distraction”

AFP/Getty ImagesAnthony Scaramucci speaks during a press briefing at the White House in Washington, D.C. on July 21, 2017. The new White House communications...

The Latest: Councilwoman suggests outsider for police chief

(Stephen Govel/www.stephengovel.com via AP). This undated photo provided by Stephen Govel/www.stephengovel.com shows Justine Damond, of Sydney, Australia, who was fatally shot by police in...

NSA chief on Russia-U.S. cyber unit – Now is ‘not the...

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - National Security Agency Director Mike Rogers on Saturday rebuffed the prospect for a U.S.-Russia cyber unit, a proposal which has been...

Student Loans Company quadrupled my interest rate – just for taking...

Graduates who fall foul of the Student Loans Company face paying back thousands of pounds more after it emerged the firm has the right...

A byline for Erdoğan? Liberal megaphones for illiberal voices

Some readers bristled when the Guardian published an article with the byline of Recep Tayyip Erdoğan, the president of Turkey. Why had the increasingly...

No actual lake measures up to the ideal lake for which...

Just back from a few relaxing days by a lake. I’m not prepared to say which lake, because I don’t want everyone following me...

Gojira add Brooklyn Steel show and more fall dates to Magma...

The heavy metal, French rockers Gojira will be taking over Brooklyn Steel Sept. 28 alongside fellow metalheads Converge. The band has had a busy...

Blushing pink lizard with only two limbs is too wonderfully weird...

The snake-meets-worm legless lizard in hushed shades of rose surprised the scientists who found it. You think you know lizards. And then, this appears...

Is It Reasonable to Expect R. Kelly’s Former Musical Collaborators to...

Kevin Winter/Getty ImagesR. Kelly and Lady Gaga perform “Do What U Want” at the 2013 American Music Awards. R. Kelly’s alleged sexual misdeeds have...

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"Miraculous" – the 20-year-old who's transforming the lives of care home residents, one bicycle ride at a time. 🚲

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