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Los Angeles government officials are preserving some of the art created during Occupy Wall Street, the first major city to do so
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Forget Congress. For real stupidity in government, look closer to home.
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On its 75th anniversary, the Urban Land Institute looks to the future
Despite a flagging economy and supposedly waning global influence, America still comes out on top
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Emptied of protesters, the park outside Los Angeles City Hall will take months to fix