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Migrants trapped on border fence for HOURS as 200 attempt to break into Spanish land

According to the Spanish newspaper El Mundo, some 200 migrants from sub-Saharan Africa attempted to scale the six-metre fence which separates Morocco and the autonomous city in northern Africa on Saturday. At least 50 of the migrants were left stuck at the top of the fence, which is lined with barbed wire, before being helped to the ground by authorities ...

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“New York City’s scarcity of inexpensive land is often cited as an impediment to building more affor

“New York City’s scarcity of inexpensive land is often cited as an impediment to building more affordable housing, but the comptroller’s office has identified more than 1,000 city-owned vacant lots across the boroughs that have been sitting idle, most for more than 30 years.” Gawker

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London allays land value concerns with fracking

Daniel J. GraeberLONDON, Oct. 6 (UPI) — There are few reasons to think advancing the shale natural gas agenda in the United Kingdom will hurt land values, a government spokesman said Monday. Top News – UPI.com

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APNewsBreak: Peters attacks Land on auto bailout

By DAVID EGGERT, Associated Press LANSING, Mich. (AP) — Michigan Democratic Rep. Gary Peters planned Monday to put Republican Terri Land on the defensive in their U.S. Senate race by highlighting her 2012 opposition to the federal bailout of General Motors and Chrysler, which is widely credited with saving the U.S. auto industry. Peters and other Democrats were expected to ...

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