DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – Residents at the Sable Ridge Condominium complex say they’ll never forget the sound.
Michael Issa says the eight gunshots that rang out Monday morning scared him. “I just know I heard a whole bunch of gunshots at 8 a.m. I dove over my son to protect him.”
Neighbor Yolanda Washington said, “I heard three [gunshots], then it stopped and I was about to rise up on the floor, and I [...]
A mother pleaded guilty Thursday to drowning her 4-year-old autistic son in a tub because she was too overwhelmed by the task of taking care of him.
Thirty-six year-old Patricia Corby of San Diego wrapped her son, Daniel, in a blanket after drowning him and put him in the back seat of her SUV, then drove to a police station.
She flagged down an officer and told him she had just killed [...]
A luxury Hong Kong apartment has recently sold for HK $470 million ($61 million USD), AFP reports. The unit has exceeded the previous record price of HK $360 million, making this condominium the priciest apartment in Hong Kong.
The 6,200-square-foot unit takes up the entire eighth floor of the 12-story Opus Hong Kong, designed by renowned architect Frank Gehry. The anonymous buyer will enjoy sweeping views of Hong Kong’s financial district from the hillside vantage [...]
West Bloomfield Township— Police today released audio of the 911 call, played in court Monday, of Jonathan Hoffman seeking help after suffering gunshot wounds at his grandmother’s condominium in West Bloomfield Township.
His grandmother, 74-year-old Sandra Layne, was bound over to face trial on a charge of open murder Monday in his death.
Hoffman, 17, is heard pleading with emergency operators to hurry.
“My grandma shot me,” he says. “I’m gonna die. Help.”
Want to prepare for the end of the world in style? A Kansas developer has just the nuclear missile silo — er, make that underground luxury condo — for you.
Larry Hall has built one such abandoned Cold War-era silo in Kansas into 14 floors of plush condominium housing, replete with a pool, movie theater, library, indoor farm and — eventually — a medical center and school, AFP reported.
by Sandor D. Krauss Esq.
If you’re considering buying a new condo, you may be familiar with some of the risks, such as construction defects, sponsor control of the board, warranty and punch-list issues
But if you’re anything like the clients who walk into my office every day, there are a few more potential time bombs that may take you by surprise:
1. The developer has the right to convert the building into a rental—and [...]
ROBINSON TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — The Vasko home is full of religious icons. Some of them have seasonal significance and some don’t, but all of them are inside the home for now.
“I had a Blessed Mother statue sitting out here,” Steven Vasko said.
He placed the statue just below the window of his family’s Robinson Township condominium.
“Yeah it was taken,” Vasko said. “The association – they stole it.”
The latest twist on designer parking garages: a Jetsonesque elevator that whisks residents to their condos while they are still in the driver’s seat.
Rendering of the 57-story, $650 million Porsche Design Tower condo planned for Sunny Isle Beach by developer Gil Dezer. The building features glass elevators that whisk drivers with the cars directly to their homes.
Courtesy of Porsche Design Group
BY LIDIA DINKOVA
Pull over into the designated space. Turn off [...]
Dawn Kamin said she would expect opposition to the flying of an American flag in more liberal parts of the country – but not the suburbs of Memphis, Tenn. Kamin said she was ordered to remove an American flag she had posted outside her optometry office.
According to a letter sent to Dr. Kamin, the flag pole and the flag violated the bylaws of the business [...]
DAYTONA BEACH SHORES — A 33-year-old sunbather was listed in stable condition this morning at Halifax Health Medical Center, where she is recovering from being struck by a Beach Patrol lifeguard’s truck making a U-turn.
A nursing supervisor at Halifax Health said this morrning the condition of Erin Joynt of Wichita, Kan., did not changed overnight. She was injured while lying on her stomach in the sand outside the driving [...]
MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. — Police in North Myrtle Beach, S.C., arrested three people they say performed liposuction on a teenager in a condominium bedroom.Investigators said that they found out about the home surgery after the 19-year-old woman went to Grand Strand Regional Hospital last week with dizziness, vomiting and bleeding.The woman told police that on Thursday, June 16, she was picked up from the Myrtle Beach [...]
Obama shared his grandmother’s personal financial advice with journalists Wednesday.
WASHINGTON (CNNMoney) — “Don’t spend all your money.”
That piece of personal financial advice comes from the 44th President of the United States.
President Obama took a brief break from weighty policy discussions to share the financial advice from his grandmother with Wednesday’s White House conference for Web-based personal finance journalists.
The president said his grandmother, who worked her way [...]
Like many members of Japanâ€™s middle class, Masato Y. enjoyed a level of affluence two decades ago that was the envy of the world. Masato, a small-business owner, bought a $500,000 condominium, vacationed in Hawaii and drove a late-model Mercedes.
But his living standards slowly crumbled along with Japanâ€™s overall economy. First, he was forced to reduce trips abroad and then eliminate them. Then he [...]
A luxurious Manhattan condominium was sold in a foreclosure auction for $33.2 million, the highest price for a Manhattan apartment this year, to a Chinese businessman, Oriental Morning Post reported Thursday. The 5,500-square-foot apartment is in Trump International Hotel and Tower and has views of Central Park. The per-square-foot price is $6,000.
Its former owner, Italian film producer Vittorio Cecchi Gori, put it up for auction after falling into serious financial [...]