It’s anticipated that funds will become available for the House Key program in a couple weeks. House Key is the Washington state bond program that offers below market rates to borrowers that meet certain criteria, including income limits. Income limits vary by county and family size. Home buyers who use House Key for their financing […]
Beliebers can sigh in relief that a petition on the White House website to have the singer deported won’t result in him being forced out of the country. More than 270,000 people signed the petition “to deport Justin Bieber and revoke his green card,” but the administration said it’s not going to comment. The announcement […]
It may not seem like the most romantic spot for a date. But convicted killer Raffaele Sollecito has taken his new girlfriend to the house where he and Amanda Knox were judged to have murdered British student Meredith Kercher.
With the June 3 New Jersey primary for the House of Representatives less than seven weeks away, for each district listed below are the the likely primary winners (and their Cash on Hand), with the incumbent listed first. Also there is a projection for the general election results. Show More Summary
The White House quietly announced that President Obama signed Senator Ted Cruz’s anti-terrorist ambassador bill into law. The bill was written to prevent the admission into the United States, any representative to the United Nations who has engaged in espionage or terrorist activities against the United States. Show More Summary
(Steven Hayward) I assume you heard the news: a new royal baby is on the way, perfectly timed for the 2016 campaign. No—I’m not talking about Will and Kate: I’m talking about the announcement of the newest member of the House of Clinton, as revealed this week by Princess Chelsea. Show More Summary
If you've never contacted your congress person then you might not realize how difficult our politicians have made it to get a hold of them. There are 535 members of the House and Senate all whom have some arcane contact form on their websites that...
The White House has formally responded to the petition to deport Justin Bieber with a one-way ticket back to the Great White North, with a no comment position. The announcement, which was released Friday, will likely disappoint the over-273, 000 who signed the petition “to deport Justin Bieber and revoke his green card,” but won’t
TWO GRANDMOTHERS FIRST AIRPLANE FLIGHT Just about every TGB reader has sent this or shorter versions of it. Here's the whole thing. ELDERS VOLUNTEER WITH FOSTER KIDS FOR AFFORDABLE HOUSING Tom Delmore of crowsperch sent this story from PBS about...
Are you wondering what's up with the housing market these days? If so, then do yourself a favor and check out these six charts.
Economists and investors are looking out for housing data after the real estate market got off to a weak start this year. Jill Schlesinger looks at that story and more in her preview of the business week ahead.
As always, we found ourselves completely under the spell of the great advice shared in Apartment Therapy house tours this week. From learning how to be patient so you find the right items for your home, to a reminder for the one thing...Show More Summary
It is encouraging to see more and more creative small home designs, full proof that future home owners can dream despite financial borders. Andrew and Gabriella Morrison recently completed the hOMe project…, an impressive house on wheels. Show More Summary
The White House warned Russia that it would face tougher sanctions if it failed to abide by a new deal on Ukraine. ||| Washington - The White House warned Russia on Friday that Moscow would face tougher sanctions if it failed to abide by a new international deal on Ukraine or moved to send Russian forces into eastern Ukraine. Show More Summary
Sounds like: Gorgon City, Justin Martin, Hot Since 82 Song: NiCe7 - Bassline Sodliers (Cristoph Remix) What's so good? UK label Defected's sub label DFTD drops a compilation entitled VLM01. All seven tracks are mixed by house risingShow More Summary
After President Woodrow Wilson declared war on Germany in April of 1917, his own family undertook to set an example of home front contributions to the war effort. Following the programs of future president Herbert Hoover, then head of the Food Administration, Woodrow’s wife Edith instituted fuel and food conservation measures like gasless Sundays, meatless [...]
JACKSON, Wyo. (AP) — A sudden lurch in a creeping landslide in the northwest Wyoming resort town of Jackson split a house in two and forced workers to abandon just-begun efforts to stabilize the hillside.
OPENING: Heaven Is For Real (SONY) rises higher than expected as best opener est. $19.4M to $19.6M 9 (3-day) and $26.5M+ (5-day); Transcendence (WB) No. 4 with $12M to $12.4M+; A Haunted House 2 (OPRD) $9.1M to $9.5M in top five; Bears (DIS) hibernating with $5.2M to $5.4M at No. Show More Summary
GOOGLE: The Unelected Superpower. “Google has cosied up to governments around the world so effectively that its chairman is a White House advisor.”
The Tea Party really wants to bid adieu to House Speaker John Boehner. Tea party activists are sending out invitations for a “surprise retirement party” for House Speaker John Boehner, targeting inside-the-beltway Boehner backers and reporters. The email invites are paid for by the Tea Party Leadership Fund Political Action Committee, a conservative organization that […]