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New home sales in July surge 9.6%, beating expectations in fourth straight monthly increase

August 26th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Sales of new homes surged 9.6 percent in July, another sign the housing market is climbing back from the historic bottom it reached early this year. Driven by falling prices, the fourth-straight monthly increase was greater than expecte

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Appco finds buyer

August 26th, 2009 12:00 am by JEFF KEELING

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Source says Obama to nominate Bernanke for second term

August 24th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke, widely credited with taking aggressive action to avert an economic catastrophe after the financial meltdown last fall, will be nominated by President Barack Obama for a second term, The Associated Press learned Monda

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Solution or just deja vu? Wall Street has new way to turn mortgage debt into AAA bonds

August 24th, 2009 12:00 am by Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Wall Street may have discovered a way out from under the bad debt and risky mortgages that have clogged the financial markets. The would-be solution probably sounds familiar: It's a lot like what got banks in trouble in the first place.

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