US home construction tumbled 4.7 percent in September

WASHINGTON (AP) — Construction of new homes fell 4.7 percent in September, the biggest decline in six months, reflecting weakness in both single...

October 28th, 2017 |  


Overwhelmed at the flea market? Designers give shopping tips

Arriving at a sprawling flea market on a crisp Saturday morning can be exciting. So many potential treasures might be hidden among the dusty piles of ...

October 21st, 2017 |  


US home construction tumbled 4.7 percent in September

WASHINGTON (AP) — Construction of new homes fell 4.7 percent in September, the biggest decline in six months, reflecting weakness in both single...

October 21st, 2017 |  


Real Estate Transfers

TROYJulia Fair to Stromming Properties 2 LLC, one lot, $93,500.Martha Chipley, co-trustee, Bonia Miller, co-trustee, to Barbara Roeth, John Roeth Sr.,...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Comedian, civil rights activist Dick Gregory dies

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Dick Gregory, the comedian and activist and who broke racial barriers in the 1960s and used his humor to spread messages of s...

August 20th, 2017 |  


Why you still can’t ditch your cable box

By Tali ArbelAP Business WriterNEW YORK (AP) — Not that long ago, the clunky cable box looked like it was on its way out. The federal government...

July 29th, 2017 |  


US celebrates Fourth with parades, fireworks, hot dogs

NEW YORK (AP) — From flashy firework displays for massive crowds to small-town parades, Americans celebrated the United States’ 241st birt...

July 5th, 2017 |  


Celebrity megaphone fails to lure ordinary users to Twitter

NEW YORK (AP) — Many people have heard of Twitter. Not enough of them are signing up to use it.Twitter’s role as a megaphone for the U.S. ...

February 11th, 2017 |  


Trump’s victory sets off protests on both coasts

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Demonstrators opposed to the election of Donald Trump smashed windows and set garbage bins on fire in downtown Oakland, C...

November 9th, 2016 |  


Shock, joy and fear as Trump elected

(AP) — From Virginia coal country, as election results trickled in, Jimmy McDonald texted his boss to warn he might need a day off Wednesday. Ce...

November 9th, 2016 |