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TikTok helps agents sell luxury real estate faster and for more. It's not just for gasping at how the rich live

TikTok helps agents sell luxury real estate faster and for more. It's not just for gasping at how the rich live

15 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Sprawling Los Angeles mansions and state-of-the-art city apartments are flooding TikTok. The popularity of "Selling Sunset", the reality show about...
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Feds indict NY real estate exec in $50M fraud scheme

3 days ago   |   The Real Deal New York

HED: DEK: AUTHOR: Keith Larsen Social: Feds claim the former CEO of MG Capital Management defrauded investors out of $50M in a scheme involving “debt-free” Manhattan...
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MoMA curator William Rubin's ‘masterpiece' home asks $4.8M

MoMA curator William Rubin's ‘masterpiece' home asks $4.8M

3 days ago   |   New York Post

A gallery-style modernist home in Pound Ridge, NY, once home to late MoMA curator William Rubin and his wife, curator/art historian Phyllis Hattis, is back on the market for...
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Tintin comic book art breaks auction record at $3.1 million

3 days ago   |   Star Tribune

A Tintin drawing by the Belgian artist Herge sold Thursday in Paris for 2.6 million euros , breaking the record for the most expensive comic book art in history.
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Regulating the Art Market Is Good Foreign Policy

3 days ago   |   Foreign Affairs

Congress and the State Department need to make it easier for the United States to assist countries whose patrimony is at risk.
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Smithsonian Scales Back $2 Billion Expansion Plan

4 days ago   |   NY Times

The museum announced that it would abandon elements of its ambitious redesign, opting for a more modest approach.
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Natty Light Has Created The ‘World's Most Expensive Piece Of Art' In Grand Central Station

4 days ago   |   Forbes

Dubbed ‘Da Vinci of Debt', the beer-sponsored art installation is made up of 2,600 college diplomas
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It's official: Disney's long-standing exclusivity deal on 'Star Wars' games just ended

It's official: Disney's long-standing exclusivity deal on 'Star Wars' games just ended

4 days ago   |   Business Insider

Summary List Placement Since 2013, just one game publisher has held the rights to make games based on the "Star Wars" license: Electronic Arts, the makers of "FIFA," "Madden...
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Diego Rivera Mural to Get Landmark Status, Blocking Potential Sale

5 days ago   |   NY Times

Officials unanimously vote to protect the $50 million artwork after the San Francisco Art Institute threatened to sell it to cover debts.
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Blanton Museum Redesign Aims to Raise Its Profile

5 days ago   |   NY Times

The $35 million initiative at the University of Texas museum, led by the firm Snohetta, features a Carmen Herrera mural commission.
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Dog and goat serving as mayor raise money for a playground

Dog and goat serving as mayor raise money for a playground

FAIR HAVEN, Vt. - A goat and a dog who were each elected mayor have helped raise money to renovate a Vermont community playground. The oddball idea of pet mayor elections to... Read more ...

Armed protesters rallied at state capitols as cities and states ramp up...

Armed protesters rallied at state capitols as cities and states ramp up security ahead of Biden's inauguration

Summary List Placement Armed protesters showed up to the state capitol buildings of Ohio, Texas, Oregon, and Michigan on Sunday ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's... Read more ...

Apple CEO Tim Cook says Parler could return to the App Store 'if they get...

Apple CEO Tim Cook says Parler could return to the App Store 'if they get their moderation together'

Summary List Placement Conservative-leaning social media app Parler could return to the Apple App Store if it steps up its moderation, Apple CEO Tim Cook said in a Fox News... Read more ...

The Trump ban across social media wasn't censorship - it was a series of...

The Trump ban across social media wasn't censorship - it was a series of editorial decisions by media companies that call themselves social platforms

Summary List Placement In the wake of Trump's permanent ban from Twitter and indefinite ban from Facebook, right-wing public figures cried censorship. Media personalities and... Read more ...

The Florida data scientist who claims she was fired by the health department...

The Florida data scientist who claims she was fired by the health department for refusing to alter COVID-19 data said she'll turn herself into police after a warrant was issued for her arrest

Summary List Placement In a lengthy Twitter thread Saturday, Rebekah Jones, the data scientist who said she was fired in May by the Florida Department of Health for refusing to... Read more ...

Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday ahead of...

Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday ahead of inauguration as vice president

Summary List Placement Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will resign from her Senate seat on Monday, two days before a historic inauguration where she and President-elect Joe... Read more ...

What happened last week? Biden introduced a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan...

What happened last week? Biden introduced a $1.9 trillion stimulus plan, Parler sued Amazon, and Loews Hotels cancelled a fundraiser for a senator

Summary List Placement What happened last week? As Washington last week readied for the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden, the incoming president announced a massive... Read more ...

Lizzie Borden house hits the market for $2 million

Lizzie Borden house hits the market for $2 million

If you're fascinated by unsolved 19th century murders and have $2 million burning a hole in your pocket, this could be the perfect opportunity for you. Read more ...

One measure of unemployment suggests Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan...

One measure of unemployment suggests Biden's $1.9 trillion stimulus plan could do more harm than good, says one top Wall Street strategist

Summary List Placement The US economy is receiving fresh fiscal support after months of plodding negotiations. But one measure of the labor market suggests the massive stimulus... Read more ...

GOP Senator Ben Sasse warned that the QAnon conspiracy theory movement is...

GOP Senator Ben Sasse warned that the QAnon conspiracy theory movement is destroying the Republican Party

Summary List Placement Republican Sen. Ben Sasse of Nebraska has warned that the QAnon conspiracy theory movement is destroying the GOP in a blistering op-ed for The... Read more ...