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  1. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    US housing industry shows signs of warming up after brutal winter

    Posted Apr 09th 2014, 04:28am by Reuters

    ... the way for a broader acceleration in an economy that has been in a slow-growth mode since pulling out of the financial crisis. Housing is an important part of the economic fabric, contributing ...

  2. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Dismantling Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac would dent US housing recovery

    Posted Mar 19th 2014, 05:14am by Bloomberg

    ... that it's important to avoid the toxic mortgages that pushed the country into financial crisis. "There probably will be a little bit of additional cost in some senses, ... have the unusual situation that the segment of the population hardest hit by the foreclosure crisis is the one that's going to find it most difficult to rebuild in the aftermath," ...

  3. Business - Banking & Finance - UNITED STATES

    Media frenzy in US after Newsweek says it tracked down bitcoin's creator

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 11:04am by McClatchy-Tribune

    ... McClatchy-Tribune After car chase, Japanese American identified by Newsweek issues denial Report naming bitcoin's creator triggers frenzy The day started with a possible answer to one of the digital era's greatest mysteries: who created the bitcoin virtual currency that has become a multibillion-dollar global phenomenon? From there, with the revelation by Newsweek magazine ...

  4. News - World - UNITED STATES

    California couple unearth US$10m in gold coins while walking their dog

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 11:23am by Reuters in Los Angeles

    ... a currency firm representing the pair said on Tuesday. The 1,400 gold pieces, dating to the mid- to late-1800s and still in nearly mint condition, were discovered buried in eight decaying metal cans on the couple’s land last April, said coin expert David McCarthy of currency firm Kagin’s. “We’ve seen shipwrecks in the past where thousands of gold coins were found in very high grade, but a buried ...

  5. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Top US Army sex case prosecutor suspended … for sexual harassment

    Posted Mar 07th 2014, 09:54pm by AFP

    ... for the US military. It is battling a sex assault crisis that has led to calls for a radical overhaul of its judicial system. The allegations were first reported by the Stars and Stripes newspaper ...

  6. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Obama budget aims to aid Democrats in November congressional elections

    Posted Mar 05th 2014, 09:03pm by AFP

    ... spending excluding the servicing of debt- by 2018. It suggests the country's budget deficit, which boomed after the 2008 crisis, can be brought down to US$564 billion, or 3.1 per cent of gross ...

  7. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Senate in last-minute deal to end US debt crisis

    Posted Oct 16th 2013, 10:24pm by AP, Reuters, Bloomberg

    ... Agencies in Washington Compromise measure to prevent default and stop the shutdown was set for approval Senate in last-minute deal to end debt crisis Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid and Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell announced a deal yesterday to raise the US debt limit and end the government shutdown. Republican Senator Ted Cruz, who had earlier opposed any compromise ...

  8. News - World - UNITED STATES

    Bad blood that could taint a deal to end US debt crisis

    Posted Oct 15th 2013, 12:00am by THE WASHINGTON POST

    ... The Washington Post Key players must put aside their differences and work together to end the US debt crisis Bad blood that could taint a deal When Washington is in crisis and every other ... Leader Mitch McConnell are usually the ones who put it all back together. But if the two wily 70-somethings who are trying to resolve the debt-limit crisis make a deal once again, they will do so ...

  9. Property - International - UNITED STATES

    Israelis increase real estate investment in the US

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 04:34am by Reuters

    ... on transactions in Las Vegas, a market hit hard by the global financial crisis. "I think it will come back but someone has to be prepared to invest and be patient," he said. ...

  10. News - World - UNITED STATES

    US Congress unveils US$1 trillion spending bill

    Posted Jan 14th 2014, 01:24pm by Agence France-Presse

    ... clash between Republicans and Democrats- who control the House and Senate respectively- triggered a 16-day government shutdown. A deal to end the crisis financed the government through ... negotiations between Republican and Democrats, it is likely to get adopted quickly by Congress this week, averting another shutdown crisis. After two years of historic reductions, federal expenditures ...




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