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Manhattan’s skyscrapers are in a vertical race that’s transforming the city’s skyline. Here are the 11 tallest buildings in NYC righ...

The Empire State Building was once the world's tallest building, but now it's only the fifth-tallest in New York City.
The tower will be finished in 2020.

A 720-foot luxury condo tower is now the tallest building in Brooklyn, and it claims to have the highest rooftop infinity pool in the western hemisphe...

Brooklyn Point, a 68-story tower in Downtown Brooklyn, will include more than 40,000 square feet of amenities, including a rooftop infinity pool.
This photo taken on July 20, 2018 shows a 350-foot high artificial waterfall on the facade of the Liebian International Building (left) in Guiyang in China's southwestern Guizhou province.

One of the world’s largest artificial waterfalls is a 350-foot manmade structure on the side of a Chinese skyscraper. Take a look.

Guizhou province in China already had the largest waterfall in the country, and one of the largest in all of Asia.

Photos taken by Google over the past decade show how drastically the NYC skyline has changed in just 9 years

There are 273 skyscrapers in New York City, and more than a dozen more being built at any given moment.

Photos taken by Google over the past decade show how drastically the NYC skyline has changed in just 9 years

There are 273 skyscrapers in New York City, and more than a dozen more being built at any given moment.

Apartments are now available inside the world’s skinniest skyscraper — take a look

The world's skinniest skyscraper, next to Central Park in New York, posted its first listings on Monday. Take a look at some of the building's renderings.
Marina Bay Sands hotel is seen at sunset on June 11, 2018 in Singapore.

20 of the most outrageous-looking skyscrapers of all time

Skyscrapers have gotten taller, more expensive, and a lot more elaborate over the past few decades. Business Insider has rounded up 20 of the most outrageous-looking towers; some have been in use for years, while others will likely never see the light of day. Take a look.
On September 11, 2001, Donald Trump seemed to brag that one of his buildings was now the tallest in downtown Manhattan.

Trump had an unusual reaction to 9/11 just hours after the attacks

Trump seemed to brag that with the World Trade Center gone, a building he owned was now the tallest building in downtown Manhattan. However, a nearby building was actually taller.
A rendering of the J.L. Hudson site redevelopment in Detroit, Michigan.

Detroit is building a $1 billion ‘city within a city’ on the site of a dead department store

On the site of a former department store, Detroit megadeveloper Bedrock plans to build an 800-foot-tall tower with 1 million square feet of retail, office, residential units, and public space. Its architects call the development a "city within a city."

Disappointing photos show what can happen to billion-dollar mega-developments

Developers don't always execute megaprojects — even ones that are worth billions of dollars — as planned. Often, the larger the development, the more that can go wrong, like sinking towers, budget overruns, and failures to attract residents.