WASHINGTON - Contracts to buy previously-owned U.S. homes unexpectedly fell in June, but the data did little to change perceptions the housing sector was gradually recovering after slumping in late 2013.
A 24 hour truce to mark the Muslim holiday of Eid has done little to ease tensions between Israelis and Palestinians after three weeks of conflict in the Gaza Strip. The fighting has eased but there's still no sign of a permanent ceasefire. Jillian Kitchener 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