US home re-sales surpass 5 million in May

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. sales of previously occupied homes surpassed the 5 million mark in May, the first time that’s happened in 3 ½ years. …

Interactive: SCOTUS and Gay Marriage

When it comes to ruling on California’s Proposition 8 ban on same-sex marriage and the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), the U.S. Supr…

Dump the Pump Day

Birmingham is taking part in Dump the Pump Day by offering free rides in the Birmingham-Jefferson service areas on all public transportation…

Weekly jobless claims rise to 354000

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. unemployment benefit applications rose by 18,000 last week to a seasonally adjusted 354,000. Despite the gain, the le…

Taking Control: Kids and the internet

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