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The city's building height restrictions are under review.
Pretty please with sugar on top?
The metro areas that saw the greatest slowdown in the previous decades were the ones that saw the biggest booms in the 1990s.
A roundup of some of our favorite city-based tilt-shift videos.
The new store will preserve many of the 13th century church's most striking features.
The TransMilenio is among the world's best networks, but that hasn't stopped residents from protesting it again and again.
Monks protest a United Nations resolution.
Which Sweet Sixteen team stadium is in the most walkable neighborhood?
Do any of these annoying strategies actually work?
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How major industries have changed from their peak up to today.
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Rick Santorum is missing the bigger picture when he tries to align himself with rural America.
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