A report on new-home construction widely missed views in June, throwing cold water on upbeat housing data released earlier this week.
Sales of new U.S. homes plunged in June, a sign that real estate continues to be a weak spot in the economy.
Stocks rose, with the S&P 500 climbing in uncharted territory, as Ford and Facebook earnings beat expectations and jobless numbers were positive.
Sales of new single-family homes fell 8.1% in June to a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 406,000, the slowest pace in three months, with drops across the country, according to government data released Thursday.
The 30-year fixed-rate mortgage averaged 4.13% in the week ending July 24, unchanged on the week and just above the low of the year, according to mortgage buyer Freddie Mac.
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Rules on border children have changed since teens fleeing El Salvador's civil war were held for long periods of time with adults and strip searched.
Data Dimensions Corp. plans to open a data processing center in Mount Sterling and create 100 new jobs in the eastern Kentucky town.
The S&P 500 rose to another new high Thursday and is now within range of 2,000.
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Virginia continues to see steep honey bee colony losses.
The Metropolitan Opera's general manager is warning of a lockout if no contract agreement is reached with its union employees by next week.
The medical loss ratio rule in the Affordable Health Care Act will reap refunds of about $53 per family.
A Ukrainian journalist working as a fixer for CNN remains in detention two days after he was abducted by pro-Russian separatists.
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Surgeons in Mumbai have removed 232 teeth from the mouth of an Indian teenager in what they believe may be a world-record operation.
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