Frat found guilty in pledge's 2013 hazing death in Poconos

A Baruch College fraternity has been found guilty of involuntary manslaughter and other offenses for the 2013 hazing death of a pledge in a rented home in Pennsylvania's Pocono Mountains.
AIA MN Home of the Month

Family lake retreat in Wisconsin offers a warm welcome

September 30
Rich, rustic materials shape a family lake retreat in Wisconsin, designed to provide plenty of room for big gatherings. It's the AIA Minnesota Home of the Month.

Mortgage rates mixed: 30-year down, 15-year up

November 22
Business
November 22

Rate on 30-year mortgages falls to 3.92 percent

The rate on benchmark 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages slipped this week to 3.92 percent from 3.95 percent last week. But the 15-year, fixed-rate mortgage, popular among homeowners seeking to refinance, blipped up to 3.32 percent from 3.31 percent.
Home & Garden
November 21

Housing market loosens slightly in Wisconsin

New data from the Wisconsin Realtors Association shows that the state's tight housing market is showing signs of loosening.
Home & Garden
November 21

US home sales rose in October as hurricane impact wanes

Americans bought more homes last month, as sales snapped back in hurricane-hit Texas and Florida. Yet the market is still suffering from a dwindling supply of available homes.
Home & Garden
November 20

Self-taught rocket scientist plans to launch over ghost town

just in case anything happens.
Home & Garden
November 20

NYC launches new tourism campaign: True York City

The tourism agency NYC & Company on Monday launched a new campaign called "True York City" designed to promote iconic attractions as well as unique experiences, neighborhoods and local businesses.
Home & Garden
November 20

This Week: Leading indicators, home sales, Fed minutes

A look at some of the key business events and economic indicators upcoming this week:ECONOMIC BAROMETERA measure of the U.S. economy's future health is expected…
Nation
November 17

Long-term mortgage rates rise to highest level in months

Long-term mortgage rates rose this week to the highest level in months.Mortgage giant Freddie Mac said the rate on benchmark 30-year, fixed-rate mortgages hit 3.95…
Housing
November 17

US home construction reaches strongest pace in a year

Construction of new homes climbed 13.7 percent in October, the biggest jump in a year as builders broke ground on more apartments and single-family houses.
Home & Garden
November 17

Aaron Hernandez house sells to real estate investor for $1M

Aaron Hernandez's home has been sold for $1 million, about $300,000 lower than the asking price.
National
November 17

Highlights of House, Senate GOP bills to overhaul tax code

The House passed a nearly $1.5 trillion tax bill that differs from legislation approved by the Senate Finance Committee. A comparison of the Republican-written measures:—Personal…