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  • Divided SEC adopts mortgage rule, decries lax lending

    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. securities regulators adopted a rule on Wednesday designed to avert another financial crisis, but two officials dissented, saying it did not do enough to discourage banks from lending to borrowers with shaky credit and then passing the mortgage risk to investors.
  • H.B. to seek federal money to repair low-income apartment complex

    Huntington Beach city staff got the green light from the City Council on Monday night to apply for federal funds that would help repair an apartment complex in the downtown area. The council voted 5 to 2 to send an application to the U.S. Department...

    The Castro brothers: Changing face of Texas politics and beyond?

    WASHINGTON When Joaquin Castro was walking through Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport recently, he got a familiar greeting: "Hey, Mr. Mayor." He smiled and quickly corrected the admirer. It happens a lot. The "mayor" is his identical twin, Julian...

    New HUD chief Castro is ready to start pushing homeownership

    WASHINGTON Like previous housing secretaries, Julian Castro wants to make it easier for more Americans to buy homes. But with credit still tight after the financial meltdown of a few years ago, he prefers to avoid setting any specific target. Lenders...

    When one man's bootstraps leave his workers dangling

    RALEIGH, N.C. Robert Miller describes his story as one of bootstraps and determination. But for the dozens of Hispanic immigrants Miller's company, NC Contracting Inc., has hired over the last decade, Miller's history is one of theft and exploitation....