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  1. Inside of a home in Manchester neighborhood in Pittsburgh's historic Northside under renovatio

    How tech jobs helped Rust Belt become house-flipping hotspot

    In the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis, millions of amateur investors kept adding fuel to the overheating U.S. housing market by betting on ...
  2. The Wider Image: Ohio River towboat captain navigates a changing America

    Wider Image: Ohio River towboat captain navigates a changing America

    In the 29 years that towboat captain Joe Gray has worked flotillas of barges up and down the Ohio River, he has witnessed the decline at the heart ...
  3. Jiamusi main pic

    An exodus of talent: The brain drain in China's northeast

    In the final part of his 3-part series from China's "rust belt", Jeremy Koh visits Jiamusi to examine the impact of Soviet-style planning on the ...
  4. Hegang main pic

    In China's northeast, a switch to new industries aims to revive ailing 'rust belt'

    In the second of a 3-part series from China's "rust belt", Jeremy Koh visits Hegang in China's northeast, where moves are afoot to develop new ...
  5. rustbelt miners 5

    In China's Shuangyashan, retrenched coal miners face an uncertain future

    In the first of a 3-part series from China's "rust belt", Jeremy Koh visits Shuangyashan, where falling coal prices has brought financial hardship ...
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    Red-handed: China province admits faking economic data

    A Chinese official has admitted his province falsified its economic data for years, vindicating long-held suspicions that China has been cooking ...
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    Trump within reach of shock White House win

    As polls closed and media called state races one-by-one, giving the key battleground states of Ohio, Florida and North Carolina to the Republican ...