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Former Knicks Coach Derek Fisher Wants to Bounce Out of Hidden Hills

Derek Fisher’s pool and guest house Derek Fisher (2016 Vaughn Ridley) The stables on Derek Fisher’s Hidden Hills property Derek Fisher’s redone family kitchen Grand entry hall of Derek Fisher’s Hidden Hills home This past year has been tough on former basketball great Derek Fisher. Perhaps securing the full asking price — $6,995,000 — for his 9,406-square-foot mansion in Hidden Hills, ...

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Wal-Mart Chairman Greg Penner Selling $8.75M Carmel Mansion

Greg Penner (2015 Getty Images) Wal-Mart Chairman Greg Penner is selling his mansion in Carmel, CA, for $8.75 million. And if you need more evidence of the success of big business in Bentonville, AR, look no farther than this 9,197-square-foot homestead. The house sits on 27 acres and is walking distance to the tony Ranch Club, which treats members to an ...

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McDonald's headquarters relocating to Oprah's old Chicago offices

McDonald’s was previously based in the Windy City from 1955 to 1971. (iStock) McDonald’s is moving back to Chicago and into the old home of “The Oprah Winfrey Show.” The world’s biggest hamburger chain said Monday that it signed a lease to move its corporate headquarters in 2018 from the leafy suburbs of Oak Brook, Illinois, to downtown Chicago. McDonald’s was ...

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2016 Toyota Rav4 Hybrid Test Drive

It’s tough to stand out in the compact crossover class. Every automaker has one, or more, and they’re all very much alike. As a car shopper, it’s also hard for things to go horribly, or even slightly wrong. Competition has improved the breed. There are more good ones than bad ones these days, and they differ about as much as ...

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The Trump brand’s effect on NYC real estate

This two-bedroom condo at Trump Tower originally listed at $4,395 million was recently sold by Brett Miles of Douglas Elliman for $4 million. (Douglas Elliman) Donald Trump has prevailed in the once highly contested Republican race to the White House. But his astonishing political ascent doesn’t seem to be having much of a positive or negative effect on the real estate ...

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How to really spice up your skirt steak

Forget filet. Skirt steak is a flavorful cut of meat at a fraction of the price. (Evan Sung) Founded by Ratha Chaupoly and Ben Daitz, New York City’s Num Pang sandwich shop has emerged in recent years as a place to go for some of the tastiest, most savory sandwiches out there.  The restaurant, which has expanded to multiple locations throughout ...

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LAPD elisting 100 BMW i3 electric cars

BMW i3 (REx model pictured) (BMW) The LAPD’s black and whites are going green. The police department has announced that it is adding 100 BMW i3 electric cars to its fleet in through a three-year lease deal worth $1.4 million. The cars have been tested by the LAPD against the likes of the Tesla Model S P85D, which was considered as ...

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Police: Dump truck driver owes over $15k in tolls, fees

George Washington Bridge toll plaza (file) (iStock) Police say a dump truck driver has been arrested in northern New Jersey after a computer check of her license plate revealed she had nearly $16,000 in unpaid tolls and fees. Port Authority Police say Laura Tarrats had been crossing the upper toll plaza of the George Washington Bridge on Monday morning in Fort Lee. Police say ...

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