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Texas chemical fire rages for second day, thousands evacuated

29 Nov 2019

A major fire at a Texas petrochemical plant continued to burn for a second day on Thursday, with the 60,000 people forced to evacuate still uncertain as to whether they could return home in time to celebrate the Thanksgiving holiday.

$11 toothpaste: Immigrants pay big for basics at private ICE lock-ups

18 Jan 2019

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO Detained in a California lockup with hundreds of other immigrants seeking asylum, Duglas Cruz faced a choice.

RPT-INSIGHT-$11 toothpaste: Immigrants pay big for basics at private ICE lock-ups

18 Jan 2019

NEW YORK/SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 18 Detained in a California lockup with hundreds of other immigrants seeking asylum, Duglas Cruz faced a choice.

Millions of Americans still trapped in debt-logged homes ten years after crisis

14 Sep 2018

EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa., 2018 School bus driver Michael Payne was renting an apartment on the 30th floor of a New York City high-rise, where the landlord's idea of fixing broken windows was to cover them with boards. | Video

RPT-INSIGHT-Millions of Americans still trapped in debt-logged homes ten years after crisis

14 Sep 2018

EAST STROUDSBURG, Pa., Sept 14, 2018 School bus driver Michael Payne was renting an apartment on the 30th floor of a New York City high-rise, where the landlord's idea of fixing broken windows was to cover them with boards.

U.S. ends government foray into Wall Street's rental home bonds

21 Aug 2018

NEW YORK The Federal Housing Finance Agency said on Tuesday that Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac will no longer provide financing guarantees to Wall Street firms' single-family rental home bonds.

Special Report - Spiders, sewage and fees - the other side of renting from Wall Street

27 Jul 2018

ESPARTO, California The rental home seemed so beautiful when McKayla Ferreira first laid eyes on it. The roof had three gables, fruit trees grew in the backyard, and the front porch gleamed with a fresh coat of paint.

Herded into default, then hounded to repay student loans

25 Jul 2017

PHILADELPHIA Lakisha Johnson figured all she needed was her 2016 tax refund to get her and her daughter out of a homeless shelter and back into a place of their own. | Video

Rising student debt locking out U.S. millennials from home ownership: Fed

13 Jul 2017

NEW YORK The struggle for young Americans to get a place on the U.S. property ladder is intensifying.

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