President Donald Trump at a campaign rally at the SNHU Arena in Manchester, N.H., Aug. 15, 2019.

Trump likens buying Greenland to 'a large real estate deal'

President Donald Trump said Sunday the idea of buying Greenland from Denmark has been discussed within his administration because of the strategic benefits for the U.S. and suggested that the semi-autonomous territory is a financial burden to Denmark.

Home Depot cuts outlook citing tariffs, lumber prices

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Home Depot is cutting its sales expectations for the year because of falling lumber prices and the potential damage from tariffs.

Republicans still waiting on Pompeo in Kansas Senate race

August 16
Even though U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has declared a Senate run to be "off the table" next year, many fellow Republicans in Washington and his home state of Kansas aren't buying it.
Home & Garden
August 16

Florida vacation home invaded by vomiting vultures

A New York couple's luxurious vacation house in Florida has been taken over by dozens of black vultures that are vomiting and defecating everywhere.
Housing
August 16

US home building fell 4% in July, slowing housing market

The pace of U.S. home construction fell a sharp 4% in July despite strong demand from would-be buyers, held back by a shortage of skilled labor and affordable land.
Home & Garden
August 16

US home building fell 4% in July, slowing housing market

The pace of U.S. home construction fell a sharp 4% in July despite strong demand from would-be buyers, held back by a shortage of skilled labor and affordable land.
National
August 16
In this photo taken on Wednesday, Aug. 14, 2019, icebergs are photographed from the window of an airplane carrying NASA scientists as they fly on a mi

Trump has talked about buying Greenland for U.S., sources say

Aiming to put his mark on the world map, President Donald Trump has talked to aides and allies about buying Greenland for the U.S.
Housing
August 15

A glance at US mortgage rates: 30-year loan stays at 3.60%

U.S. long-term mortgage rates remained near historically low levels this week against a backdrop of volatile financial markets around the globe
Housing
August 15

US long-term mortgage rates stay near historic lows

U.S. long-term mortgage rates remained near historically low levels this week against a backdrop of volatile financial markets around the globe.
National
August 14

Federal agency supports more condo mortgages

The Federal Housing Administration is changing regulations to make it easier for more first-time condo buyers to receive mortgages.
National
August 11

Probe of officer's KKK item might lead to review of death

A prosecutor says an internal investigation of a white police officer whose house had an apparent Ku Klux Klan document on display will help determine whether there will be further review of the officer's 2009 fatal shooting of a black man.
National
August 8

As mortgage rates drop, the trick is finding a house

Wall Street's anxiety over the Trump administration's trade war with China could herald lower mortgage rates for homebuyers, but a chronic shortage of houses for…
Housing
August 8

A glance at US mortgage rates: 30-year loan falls to 3.60%

U.S. long-term mortgage rates fell sharply this week, with the benchmark 30-year loan touching its lowest level since November 2016.