Story | Oct 30, 2014 | 6:17 PM
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Story | Oct 30, 2014 | 5:07 PMISHINOMAKI Japan (Reuters) - Thirty billion dollars in funding for roads, bridges and thousands of new homes in areas devastated by the tsunami in Japan three and a half years ago is still languishing unspent in the bank. That means Keiko Abe is heading into a fourth winter of sub-zero temperatures in a cramped, temporary dwelling that is succumbing to the elements.
Story | Oct 30, 2014 | 5:20 AM
The following editorial appeared in the Orange County Register on Wednesday, Oct. 29: Are we really this imprudent? Mel Watt, currently head of the Federal Housing Finance Authority, recently announced plans in a speech at a Las Vegas casino, of all...
Story | Oct 29, 2014 | 9:15 AM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Ally Financial Inc , the second largest U.S. auto lender, posted a third-quarter profit on Wednesday as it set aside less money to cover future car loan defaults. The bank believes its loan losses will be lower in the future because...
Story | Oct 29, 2014
More than 220 volunteers armed with donated tools and materials panned out over the Cary-Fordham neighborhoods for the city's sixth housing blitz. The Community Development Department partnered with Habitat for Humanity and the Hampton Redevelopment...