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41 min ago | The Fresno Bee

Justice Dept. announces $17B settlement with BofA

The deal calls for the bank, the second-largest in the U.S., to pay a $5 billion cash penalty and provide billions of dollars of relief to struggling homeowners.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance

4 hrs ago | The Indian Express

RBI Deputy Governor R Gandhi asks bankers to be innovative on home loans

Reserve Bank Deputy Governor R Gandhi today asked lenders to be more financially innovative in designing home loan products and suggested creation of a periodic deposit-linked facility.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance

9 hrs ago | Asbury Park Press

Rutger the Rutgers Garden cat reunitedRutger the Rutgers Garden cat...

Rutger the Rutgers Garden cat reunited Stolen and lost beloved 19-year-old cat is found thanks to neighbor Check out this story on The photo by Judy Marsicalki brought Rutger the Rutgers Garden cat home.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, East Brunswick, NJ

Wed Aug 20, 2014

Inside Bay Area

Planning the winter garden

Winter may seem a long way off, but if you're wanting to grow a winter garden, the time to start is now, says Contra Costa Master Gardener Janet Miller.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Life, Food, Vegetables, Genetics, Medicine, Agriculture, Science

National Public Radio

Urban Farms Build Resilience Within Singapore's Fragile Food System

At a local FairPrice Supermarket in central Singapore, you'll find baby carrots grown in Bakersfield, Calif., - the same ones for sale at my local grocery store in Washington, D.C. Such well-traveled vegetables aren't unusual in the tiny island-state, which imports more than 90 percent of its food from some 35 countries.


Related Topix: Indonesia, World News, Life, Food, Vegetables, Agriculture, Science, Home Gardening


Bank of America Reaches $17 Billion Settlement With U.S.

Officials familiar with the deal say Bank of America has reached a record $17 billion settlement with federal and state authorities over its role in the sale of mortgage-backed securities in the run-up to the 2008 financial crisis.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance

Witney Gazette

House prices rise to 15 times an average wage

RUNAWAY house prices in the south of the county are 15 times the average wage, making it one of the least affordable spots in the UK.


Related Topix: Oxfordshire County, England, United Kingdom, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Hot Property: Neil Patrick Harris selling Sherman Oaks house

LOS ANGELES_Michael C. Hall has listed a property in Los Feliz at $4.5 million. Considering that the "Dexter" star and serial home buyer and seller purchased the place a year ago at $3.825 million, he may not make much of a killing after improvements and commissions.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Sherman-Oaks, CA, How I Met Your Mother, Comedy, Doogie Howser, M.D., Entertainment, Drama, Television, Neil Patrick Harris, Los Angeles, CA

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Norwalk Citizen News

Decorating touches help retreats sparkle

This July 31, 2014 photo shows interior designer Jan Showers holding her book "Glamorous Retreats," at her home in Dallas.


Related Topix: Home Listing, Interior Design, Home Decorating, Arts, Marin County, CA

The New Zealand Herald

Home Depot lifts Wall St

Specialist Michael Shearin, left, works at his post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance

Filoli's summertime Sculpture in the Gardens

When it was first suggested I visit a sculpture garden exhibit at Filoli for this column, I beat back a muffled yawn.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, San Mateo County, CA, Woodside, CA

Hispanic Business

U.S. Home Construction Jumps up in July

U.S. home construction rebounded in July, rising to the fastest pace in eight months and offering hope that housing has regained momentum after two months of declines.


Related Topix: Home Building, Mortgage, Personal Finance

Key 103

Housebuilder Persimmon Profit Jumps 57%

Revenue in the period was also up 33% to A 1.2bn and it said sale completions in the six months were up 28%.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance

Daily Mail

I won't be seen dead in this! Hilarious video shows cat refusing to ...

Two shot as violence descends on Ferguson for NINTH night: Gas mask-clad reporters look on as cops fire tear gas at Molotov cocktail-wielding protesters in scenes resembling war zone Friend of cop who shot Michael Brown says teen 'punched officer and tried to grab his gun before bum-rushing him' One young man's life cut short - another's changed ... (more)


Related Topix: Home Listing, Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Mrs. Doubtfire

Garden checklist: Watch for wilt but don't overwater

Be kind to your vegetables. Watch for wilt. We're all trying to save water, but keep an eye on tomatoes during hot weather.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Life, Food, Vegetables, Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought

Mon Aug 18, 2014

Pasadena Star-News

Successful Aging: Getting a parent to continue their passions

Q: Both of my parents love to travel. Unfortunately, my mother cannot anymore since she suffers from emphysema.


Related Topix: Home Gardening

Hampshire Chronicle

Mortgage lending down at Nationwide

Mortgage lending at Nationwide building society fell 9% to A 5.8 billion in the quarter to the end of June The building society said it had also been affected by new home loan rules as gross mortgage lending fell 9% to A 5.8 billion in the first quarter to the end of June.


Related Topix: Mortgage, Personal Finance

The Healthy Plate: Cheesy zucchini fries with smoked paprika dipping sauce

Those darn zucchini! There's an army of them occupying your garden right now and each one is as big as a blimp.


Related Topix: Home Gardening, Life, Food, Recipes

Washington Examiner

US homebuilder confidence rises in August

U.S. homebuilders are feeling more confident in their sales prospects headed into next year, a sign that home construction and sales of newly built homes may pick up after stalling this summer.


Related Topix: Home Building

KCRA-TV Sacramento

Average cost to raise a child hits $245,000

New parents be warned: It could cost nearly a quarter of a million dollars to raise your child -- and that's not even including the cost of college.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, US News, United States Department of Agriculture, Mortgage, Personal Finance