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Here's a look at what $270,000 buys in Minneapolis, Columbus and Hastings.
Slightly more Americans signed contracts to buy homes in July, as pending sales edged up after dipping in June.
A western Pennsylvania couple who bought a neighboring vacant house because they feared it was a fire hazard was right: It caught fire while they were at the county courthouse signing the deed.
Many Americans have just absorbed a financial beating — at least as measured by their stock holdings. It's the kind of blow that can feed a sense of helplessness about retirement, college savings and higher-than-expected bills.
Philadelphia police and city health officials are investigating the discovery of three decomposing bodies in a building owned by a nearby funeral home.