It didn’t look like a house anyone would pay $400,000 extra for.
Several walls inside the gray townhouse with blue trim were streaked with water stains. The first floor was noticeably uneven. And termites had dined in front.
The big pluses: It was 2,850 square feet, had off-street parking, and was in walking distance of Union Station and the bars and restaurants along H Street NE. Then there was the list price: [...]
It is a spectacular fall from grace for one of America’s most powerful health insurance executives – involving affairs, violent brawling, accusations of corrupt hiring practices and a private investigator.
Kenneth Melani has lost his job as Highmark’s CEO after assault and trespassing charges were filed against him in relation to a fight he had with his girlfriend’s husband.
The high-flying businessman was fired from his $4million salary job today as a result of [...]
Evert Stefansson, no Permobil by the county council in Södermanland
via google translator:
Evert Stefansson’s both legs have been amputated.
But Sörmland County Council has rejected his application to have a Permobil.
The justification: “Uncertain if the disability is permanent.”
Now jerk a private person in and give Evert a elscooter.
Evert Stefansson is diabetic.
His kidneys have taken a beating. The view also.
And in January, after a long period of problems with circulation in his leg, [...]
The reeling housing market has come to this: To shore it up, two Senators are preparing to introduce a bipartisan bill Thursday that would give residence visas to foreigners who spend at least $500,000 to buy houses in the U.S.
The provision is part of a larger package of immigration measures, co-authored by Sens. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., and Mike Lee, R-Utah, designed to spur more foreign investment in the U.S.
Foreigners have accounted for a [...]
Hoping to give a boost to the stagnant housing market, two Senators are about to introduce a bipartisan bill that will offer residence visas to any international buyer willing to spend at least half-a-million dollars on a house.
The Wall Street Journal reports that the bill is part of a larger piece of immigration legislation being introduced by Senators Charles Schumer (D., N.Y.) and Mike Lee (R., Utah) aimed at bringing [...]
Money Magazine didn’t tell us who the young couple actually are, so we can’t show you a picture of them. But here’s another young couple!
Articles like the one I’m referencing below demonstrate why there are still bubble home prices in certain areas. This particular article also shows how poorly people manage their own finances, and does a good job showing how much the country’s people [...]
A Toronto police officer stands at the scene of a fatal shooting on Martin Grove Road near Finch Avenue West. A 15-year-old boy was killed in the Sunday, May 29, 2011, shooting.
A 15-year-old boy is Toronto’s latest homicide victim after he was shot at an Etobicoke townhouse late Sunday night.
Officers found the boy when they were called to the 1800 block of Martin Grove Rd., near [...]
1. Michael Chertoff was part of prosecution team that helped blow the 1993 World Trade Center investigation
2. Patrick Fitzgerald who was Chertoff’s boss on the WTC non-investigation is now in Illinois prosecuting political opponents of Rahm Emanuel and Barack Obama
3. Rahm Emanuel’s father was an Israeli terrorist who specialized in bombing buses and killing British troops in Palestine
4. Emanuel and Obama both used a Washington DC [...]