Pending home sales top given Apr 2010

Sign outward home for sale in south Denver.(Photo: David Zalubowski, AP) WASHINGTON (AP) — A magnitude of a series of Americans who sealed contracts to buy homes rose in Jan from Dec to a top turn in some-more than 2 ½ years. The boost suggests sales of formerly assigned homes will continue rising in a […]

Miami ‘super dad’ dies safeguarding daughter, 11, during home invasion

Police contend dual heavily armed group fatally shot a homeowner as he attempted to strengthen his daughter during a home invasion. The occurrence happened late Tuesday night in Miami. The father, identified as Maurice Harris, 36, got into a onslaught with a suspects when they attempted to benefit entrance into his 11-year-old daughter’s bedroom, military […]

The Worm Turns: Rodman writes book for children

By BRIAN MAHONEY, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Dennis Rodman, one of basketball’s most outrageous personalities, has written a book for children. The Hall of Famer’s book, “Dennis The Wild Bull,” came out Wednesday and fans will immediately recognize Rodman’s influence. The large red bull on the cover has flowing red hair, two nose […]

Kosair Charities to fight child abuse in Ky.

Posted: Wednesday, Jan 23, 2013 7:00 am Kosair Charities to fight child abuse in Ky. Associated Press | 0 comments LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — For scarcely a century, Kosair Charities has donated hundreds of millions of dollars to caring for Kentucky children with diseases and disabilities. Now a Louisville-based non-profit organisation is combating another childhood flay […]

Retired Barber Who Shot Urologist Complained of Failing Health

The retired California barber set to be arraigned today on homicide charges after he allegedly shot a prominent urologist dead in his exam room, had complained about his failing health, neighbors said. Investigators are not sure why Stanwood Fred Elkus, 75, shot Dr. Ronald Franklin Gilbert, 52, of Newport Beach, Calif., multiple times in the […]

Vittorio Missoni, Italian fashion mogul, missing near Venezuela

Vittorio Missoni, Italian fashion mogul, missing near Venezuela | GlobalPost Follow us: <!– PRIMARY NAVIGATION –> Airplane carrying head of Missoni fashion house goes missing off coast of Venezuela. David TrifunovJanuary 5, 2013 12:40 Specialized search equipment is now being used as Venezuelan authorities continue their search for a missing airplane that carried Italian fashion […]

BBB warns of fraudulent coupons: Plain Dealing

Coupons are giveaway — so don’t make a mistake of profitable for them, says a BBB. Associated Press   Watch out for artificial online coupons. Bogus coupons are planted online as attract to get we to exhibit hit information, a Better Business Bureau warns. The site afterwards sells your information as a “sales lead” to […]

Store owners give holiday selling deteriorate a "B"

Posted at: 12/29/2012 2:39 PM By: Cadence Acquaviva   ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) – A trade organisation representing thousands of retailers opposite New York state says store owners are giving a holiday selling deteriorate a “B” grade. The Retail Council of New York State says 58 percent of retailers surveyed by a classification pronounced their week-before-Christmas […]

The startling selling habits of China’s flourishing center class

China’s negligence economy is expected to stabilise in 2013, with consumer spending being a categorical difficulty to expostulate growth, predicts a Economist. That’s substantially acquire news to a Chinese government, that has been perplexing to boost domestic consumer spending for years amid diseased direct for Chinese exports elsewhere in a world. Earlier this year, the […]

FTC’s new children’s privacy rules due; app developers worry

45 min. Richard Lardner, Associated Press , The Associated Press AP / Chuck Burton Like many app developers, Dan Russell-Pinson, of Charlotte, N.C., is concerned that soon-to-be-issued FTC rules intended to strengthen online privacy protection for children will cost him money and curb innovation. A cellphone game for kids about U.S. geography, Stack the States, […]