- Cold weather putting a damper on construction Updated: Mar-06-14 11:52 am
- Central cracking down on school 'zone jumpers' Updated: Mar-06-14 10:44 am
- Report: Anniston trails Alabama in job recovery Updated: Mar-06-14 10:17 am
- NJ closes on first 8 home buyouts in South River Updated: Mar-05-14 3:05 pm
- Ex-tribal officials in Nebraska charged with theft Updated: Mar-05-14 12:41 pm
- WVa House panel limits cold medicine buys for meth Updated: Mar-05-14 12:34 am
- Tech for home school bill sticks in committee Updated: Mar-03-14 4:46 pm
- Justices decline to re-enter immigration debate Updated: Mar-03-14 3:39 pm
- US manufacturing boosted by orders and stockpiles Updated: Mar-03-14 12:12 pm
- Ford's US sales down 6 pct in February Updated: Mar-03-14 10:07 am
- Study concludes Yankton area needs more housing Updated: Mar-03-14 7:44 am
- Agency to add transition home in Fredericksburg Updated: Mar-02-14 10:02 am
- Young man said to be subject of famous photo dies Updated: Mar-02-14 9:57 am
- Contracts to buy US homes barely budged in January Updated: Mar-02-14 1:13 am
- Economists predict Hawaii GDP to grow 2.9 percent Updated: Feb-28-14 6:34 pm
- Sotheby's takes back huge diamond after default Updated: Feb-28-14 4:51 pm
- Kevin Trudeau's belongings to be auctioned Updated: Feb-28-14 12:07 pm
- RI home sales, prices both up more than 10 percent Updated: Feb-28-14 7:08 am
- Spike Lee criticizes NYC gentrification Updated: Feb-27-14 5:37 pm
- Heating restored at Eielson base homes Updated: Feb-27-14 12:10 pm
- Columbia discussing new home loan program Updated: Feb-27-14 4:05 am
- More than 270 pot plants found in Wash. rental Updated: Feb-26-14 9:52 pm
- Descendant of 1st owner buys historic Madison home Updated: Feb-26-14 10:14 am
- Miss. House passes sales tax holiday for guns Updated: Feb-25-14 4:29 pm
- Mass. homes sales and prices up in January Updated: Feb-25-14 11:17 am
MILWAUKEE - The long, cold winter has put a damper on home construction, including the remodeling industry.
CENTRAL, Louisiana - The Central School Board wants to make it much harder for people who live outside the school district to send their children to Central schools illegally.
ANNISTON, Alabama - Compared to all other metro areas in Alabama, Calhoun County has recovered fewer jobs since the Great Recession hit, but recent signs suggest increased local economic gains are ahead.
SOUTH RIVER, New Jersey - New Jersey officials have completed buyouts of eight homes damaged by Superstorm Sandy in South River as its program to buy and demolish storm-prone properties continues.
MACY, Nebraska - Two former Omaha Tribe of Nebraska officials are charged in federal court with theft of tribal funds.
CHARLESTON, West Virginia - Consumers would be limited to buying 24 grams of cold medicine each year, half what's currently allowed, under legislation approved by lawmakers late Tuesday that is aimed at curbing methamphetamine production in West Virginia.
JUNEAU, Alaska - The Alaska Senate Education Committee on Monday questioned the constitutionality of a bill that would fund the purchase of student equipment and technology services for correspondence schools and home schooling.
PHILADELPHIA - A former Pennsylvania coal town and a Dallas suburb lost a lengthy battle to enact anti-immigrant laws Monday when the U.S. Supreme Court declined to hear their appeals.
WASHINGTON - U.S. manufacturing expanded more quickly last month as companies received more orders and boosted their stockpiles.
DETROIT - Ford's U.S. sales dropped 6 percent in February as winter weather kept many buyers at home.
YANKTON, South Dakota - A study has determined that Yankton will need hundreds more houses and rental properties in the next five years.
FREDERICKSBURG, Virginia - The little boy tugged gently on Kathy Anderson's sleeve. In the middle of a party, Anderson didn't notice at first.
BIRMINGHAM, Alabama - The photograph of the young man was famous - a civil rights marcher in a sweater being attacked on May 3, 1963 by a German shepherd police dog in downtown Birmingham. It was so famous that people sometimes falsely claimed to be the person in the picture, trying to get attention. A statue in Kelly Ingram Park is based on the picture.
WASHINGTON - The number of Americans who signed contracts to buy homes was essentially flat in January, a possible sign of a softening real estate market.
HONOLULU - Hawaii's economy should grow slightly faster this year as the recovery continues and expands beyond the tourism industry, University of Hawaii economists said Friday.
NEW YORK - Sotheby's says an enormous diamond known as "The Pink Star" is back in its possession after the buyer couldn't pay for the jewel and defaulted.
CHICAGO - Officials are getting ready to auction items that belong to infomercial pitchman Kevin Trudeau.
WARWICK, Rhode Island - The housing market in Rhode Island is off to a strong start this year, with single-family home sales and prices both increasing more than 10 percent in January compare with the same month last year.
NEW YORK - In a rant that quickly went viral, film director Spike Lee disparaged the gentrification of historically black New York City neighborhoods and reignited an age-old debate over the merits of economic change.
FAIRBANKS, Alaska - Officials at Eielson Air Force Base say heating has been restored at homes on base, days after they lost services.
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Officials with the City of Columbia are kicking off a new home loan program at a news conference.
SPOKANE VALLEY, Washington - Spokane Valley, Washington, police say neighbors grew suspicious when they rarely saw the new renters down the street, noticed most of the house's windows were blacked out and that air conditioners ran constantly, even in cold weather.
MADISON, Indiana - A two-story Greek revival home in downtown Madison is back in the hands of the family who commissioned the build 180 years ago.
JACKSON, Mississippi - Plans are moving forward for a Mississippi sales tax holiday for guns, ammunition, bows, arrows and accessories.
BOSTON - Driven by high demand and a shortage of houses on the market, more single-family homes were sold in Massachusetts last month than in any January since 2007, two organizations that track the real estate market reported Tuesday.