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    Trump’s Childhood Home: Back On the Market

    After an unsuccessful attempt earlier this year to sell President Donald Trump’s childhood home in Queens, NY, the house is back on the auction block. The auction itself will conclude on Nov. 14, and according to the New York Times, it last sold for $2.14 million in 2017. The hefty purchase was made by a limited- liability company represented by a law firm that specializes in Chinese foreign investment, but ownership is still unclear.  Built-in 1940 by real estate developer Fred C.Trump, the home is a modest five-bedroom, Tudor style house in Jamaica Estates. Trump lived there until he was four years old before moving to a larger house behind…

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    Trump declares A national emergency

    After two years in office, President Donald Trump has yet to give up on his dream of building a wall on the Mexico-U.S. border, going as far as to declare a national emergency to get the funding he needs. Ever since the inception of President Trump’s campaign for office, he made colossal promises for what he planned to accomplish during his first term. From ending the funding of sanctuary cities, to repealing the Affordable Care Act, there are many vows Trump has either failed to fulfill or has not attempted to conduct. However, one thing Trump consistently stands by is his fight for building a 234-mile wall along the border…