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    • Other People's Money

    • Inside the Housing Crisis and the Demise of the Greatest Real Estate Deal Ever Made
    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: David Drummond
    • Length: 12 hrs and 41 mins
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    In just over three years, real estate giant Tishman Speyer and its partner, BlackRock, lost billions of investors' dollars on a single deal. In Other People's Money, Charles V. Bagli, the New York Times reporter who first broke the story of the sale of Stuyvesant Town - Peter Cooper Village takes listeners inside the most spectacular failure in real estate history, using this single deal as a lens to see how and why the real estate crisis happened.

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    • New York City renting at its best.

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    • How Trump Bankrupted His Atlantic City Casinos, but Still Earned Millions

    • By: Russ Buettner, Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 9 mins
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    "How Trump Bankrupted His Atlantic City Casinos, but Still Earned Millions" is from the June 11, 2016 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Russ Buettner and Charles V. Bagli and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Trump Place Does Not Have to Be a Forever Name, Judge Says

    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 5 mins
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    NEW YORK — Over the opposition of lawyers for a company owned by President Donald Trump, state Supreme Court Judge Eileen Bransten ruled Thursday that a condominium on the Upper West Side could remove the bronze letters spelling out his name from its 46-story building.

    "Trump Place Does Not Have to Be a Forever Name, Judge Says" is from the May 03, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Charles V. Bagli and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Newark Says, Hey Amazon, Look Over Here

    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 8 mins
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    The city sits astride an extensive transportation network of trains, planes and automobiles. It has six colleges and universities with a total of 60,000 students. There is prime office space available and new apartments downtown are far less expensive than housing in New York City or even Jersey City.

    "Newark Says, Hey Amazon, Look Over Here" is from the October 16, 2017 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Charles V. Bagli and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Mobster’s Daughter, Writer, Murder Victim: Woman at Center of Durst Trial

    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 10 mins
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    The wire fox terriers had already tracked through her blood when the police arrived at Susan Berman’s bungalow in Los Angeles on Christmas Eve 16 years ago to find her dead, shot in the back of the head, execution-style.

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    • At Dizzying Heights, Prices of Luxury Apartments May Have Found Ceiling

    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 7 mins
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    "At Dizzying Heights, Prices of Luxury Apartments May Have Found Ceiling" is from March 15, 2016, US section of The New York Times. It was written by Charles V. Bagli and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • A Trump Empire Built on Inside Connections and $885 Million in Tax Breaks

    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Barbara Benjamin-Creel
    • Length: 18 mins
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    "A Trump Empire Built on Inside Connections and $885 Million in Tax Breaks" is from the September 17, 2016 United States section of The New York Times. It was written by Charles V. Bagli and narrated by Barbara Benjamin-Creel.

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    • Facebook Vowed to End Discriminatory Housing Ads. Suit Says It Didn’t.

    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 8 mins
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    Fair housing groups filed a lawsuit in federal court Tuesday saying that Facebook continues to discriminate against certain groups, including women, disabled veterans and single mothers, in the way that it allows advertisers to target the audience for their ads. The suit comes as the social network is scrambling to deal with an international crisis over the misuse of data belonging to 50 million of its users.

    "Facebook Vowed to End Discriminatory Housing Ads. Suit Says It Didn’t." is from the March 27, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Charles V. Bagli and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Out With the Old Building, in With the New for JPMorgan Chase

    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 4 mins
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    JPMorgan Chase announced Wednesday that it will demolish its headquarters on Park Avenue between 47th and 48th streets and build a 70-story world headquarters on the site for its 15,000 employees.

    "Out With the Old Building, in With the New for JPMorgan Chase" is from the February 21, 2018 Business section of The New York Times. It was written by Charles V. Bagli and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • A Homecoming 50 Years in the Making

    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 7 mins
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    In 1967, 6-year-old David Santiago and his family were forced out of their tenement apartment on Delancey Street on the Lower East Side of Manhattan to make way for what was supposed to be a massive urban renewal project. At the time, they were promised when the new buildings were finished they would be able to return.

    "A Homecoming 50 Years in the Making" is from the January 29, 2018 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Charles V. Bagli and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Durst's 2nd Wife Helped Conceal Killing of First, Suit Claims

    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 5 mins
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    For nearly 20 years, Debrah Lee Charatan has tried to stay outside the media spotlight trained on her husband, Robert A. Durst, who is facing trial in Los Angeles in the killing of Susan Berman, his confidante.

    "Durst's 2nd Wife Helped Conceal Killing of First, Suit Claims" is from the May 03, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Charles V. Bagli and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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    • Victim in Durst Case Revealed Damaging Secret, Film Producer Testifies

    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Kristi Burns
    • Length: 6 mins
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    Lynda Obst was watching the documentary “The Jinx: The Life and Deaths of Robert Durst” two years ago when a chilling, decades-old memory began to surface.A film and television producer with a string of hits, Obst, 67, recounted her experience on Wednesday in a pretrial hearing in Superior Court in Los Angeles, where Durst is charged with the murder of a close friend, Susan Berman, in December 2000.

    "Victim in Durst Case Revealed Damaging Secret, Film Producer Testifies" is from the April 27, 2017 U.S. section of The New York Times. It was written by Charles V. Bagli and narrated by Kristi Burns.

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    • Clock Ticks for Kushners and Debt-Laden Tower

    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 7 mins
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    The Fifth Avenue skyscraper was supposed to be the Kushner Cos.’ flagship in the heart of Manhattan — a record-setting $1.8 billion souvenir proclaiming that New Jersey developers Charles Kushner and his son Jared were playing in the big leagues.

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    • Family of Durst’s Wife, Who Vanished in ’82, Asks Court to Declare Her Dead

    • By: Charles V. Bagli
    • Narrated by: Caroline Miller
    • Length: 6 mins
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    "Family of Durst’s Wife, Who Vanished in ’82, Asks Court to Declare Her Dead" is from the July 14, 2016 US section of The New York Times. It was written by Charles V. Bagli and narrated by Caroline Miller.

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    • Trump Taps Foreign Workforce for His Florida Club

    • By: Charles V. Bagli, Megan Twohey
    • Narrated by: Keith Sellon-Wright
    • Length: 9 mins
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    "Trump Taps Foreign Workforce for His Florida Club" is from the US section of The New York Times. It was written by Charles V. Bagli and Megan Twohey and narrated by Keith Sellon-Wright.

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