California has a new COVID-19 mortgage relief program

California has a new COVID-19 mortgage relief program

Federal COVID-19 relief dollars have already helped more than 140,000 California renters pay the debt they accrued to their landlords during the pande...

January 15th, 2022 |  


FHFA nominee pledges to address racial homeownership gap

FHFA nominee pledges to address racial homeownership gap

Senate Democrats on Thursday pressed Sandra Thompson, the president’s nominee to run the Federal Housing Finance Agency, on how to leverage the ...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Omicron, inflation and corporate earnings

Omicron, inflation and corporate earnings

What’s growing faster than inflation? Profits are growing faster than consumer prices.Last year ended with a stew of seemingly contradictory eco...

January 15th, 2022 |  



Out of prison for a month: How he’s rebuilding his life

Out of prison for a month: How he’s rebuilding his life

KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Three weeks after he was freed from prison, Kevin Strickland was driven around a changed Kansas City, his daughter showing hi...

January 15th, 2022 |  


How the Doomsday Clock began ticking 75 years ago

How the Doomsday Clock began ticking 75 years ago

CHICAGO — Martyl Langsdorf designed just one magazine cover, but it has had considerable staying power. A prolific painter of abstract and figur...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Insurers, employers start helping more with chronic disease

Insurers, employers start helping more with chronic disease

Vanessa Akinniyi was stuck in denial about diabetes until a care manager from her health insurer coaxed her out.The Jacksonville, Florida, resident di...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Biden administration launches program to fix 15,000 bridges

Biden administration launches program to fix 15,000 bridges

The Transportation Department is launching a $27 billion program to repair and upgrade roughly 15,000 highway bridges as part of the infrastructure la...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Reghan Winkler: Checklist will help you prepare to file your tax return

Reghan Winkler: Checklist will help you prepare to file your tax return

This coming January 24 is the first day of the 2022 tax filing season, when the IRS will start accepting federal income tax returns for 2021. The date...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Land transfers, Jan. 6-12

Land transfers, Jan. 6-12

The trend of the real estate mar ket in Allen County is shown by the following report, for the week running Jan. 6 through 12. Figures reflect the sel...

January 15th, 2022 |  


Legal-Ease: Basics of defamation, libel and slander

Legal-Ease: Basics of defamation, libel and slander

Nobody likes being talked about negatively. When a person communicates something negative about someone else, the communication can sometimes be legal...

January 15th, 2022 |