Home National

National

US 30-year mortgage rate falls for 3rd week to average 2.88%

0
WASHINGTON — Mortgage rates were mixed this week. The benchmark 30-year loan fell for the third straight week amid lingering concerns over the recent...

Scallop harvest to decline again this year, but still strong

0
PORTLAND, Maine — Fishermen are harvesting fewer scallops off the East Coast as the population of the valuable shellfish appears to be on the...

18-year-old joining Blue Origin’s 1st passenger spaceflight

0
CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. — An 18-year-old is about to become the youngest person in space, rocketing away with an aviation pioneer who will become...

Will COVID-19 vaccines work if I have a weak immune system?

0
Will COVID-19 vaccines work if I have a weak immune system? ...

US 30-year mortgage rate falls for 3rd week to average 2.88%

0
WASHINGTON — Mortgage rates were mixed this week. The benchmark 30-year loan fell for the third straight week amid lingering concerns over the recent...

Watching for birds: Audubon groups pledge change, diversity

0
BOSTON — When Boston socialites Minna Hall and Harriet Hemenway sought to end the slaughter of birds in the name of 19th century high...

Watching for birds, diversity: Audubon groups pledge change

0
BOSTON — When Boston socialites Minna Hall and Harriet Hemenway sought to end the slaughter of birds in the name of 19th century high...

California blaze erupts near site of deadliest US wildfire

0
PULGA, Calif. — A blaze that erupted near the flashpoint of the deadliest wildfire in recent U.S. history was heading away from homes on...

Data gaps make it difficult to track racial equity funding

0
EMBARGOED UNTIL 10AM More than a year after the police killing...

Donations for racial equity have surged. But by how much?

0
More than a year after the police killing of George Floyd and the avalanche of donations toward racial equity initiatives that followed, the actual...