WASHINGTON - Contracts to buy previously-owned U.S. homes unexpectedly fell in June, casting a cloud over the housing market recovery.
ANSAN South Korea - Six teenagers who survived South Korea's worst maritime disaster in 44 years narrated how classmates helped them float free as water flooded their cabins despite crew instructions to stay put even as their ferry sank. Full Article
Israel eases its assaults in the Gaza Strip and Palestinian rocket fire from the enclave declines, as both the United States and United Nations call for a durable ceasefire. Sarah Toms reports.
The White House wants to help you move out of your parents’ basement. That was the message from Jason Furman at a housing conference yesterday. Click for more