The family of a Russian billionaire has bought a New York City penthouse apartment for $US88 million ($82 million).
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Life of luxury
The daughter of a Russian billionaire has broken New York real estate records by paying $US88 million ($89 million) for a huge Manhattan apartment, Forbes magazine reports.
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