Author Profiles The ‘Traumatized People’ Living In The World’s Largest Refugee Camp

Founded in 1991 as a temporary shelter for Somalis, the Dadaab complex in Kenya now houses nearly half a million refugees. Ben Rawlence profiles nine of its residents in his new book, City of Thorns.

January 4, 2016 | Leave a Comment


New Mortgage Forms – What You Need To Know

New mortgage disclosure rules went into effect that require lenders to provide home buyers two new forms that clearly detail their loan terms.

For more than 30 years, Federal law has required lenders to provide two different disclosure forms to consumers applying for a mortgage and two different forms at or shortly before closing on the loan.

Beginning October 3, 2015, these four forms were

October 6, 2015 | Leave a Comment


WATCH: Dark New GOP Campaign Ads Stress Threat Of ISIS

The ads will air in Iowa and New Hampshire, as candidates make their final push in the early states. They strike a fearful tone, featuring footage and news headlines of recent terrorist attacks.

January 4, 2016 | Leave a Comment


Justice Department Files Lawsuit Against Volkswagen Over Emissions Software

On Monday, the Department of Justice, acting on behalf of the Environmental Protection Agency, filed a civil complaint in federal court in Detroit against Volkswagen. The DOJ alleges that nearly 600,000 diesel engine vehicles had illegal defeat devices installed that impaired emission control systems and caused emissions to exceed EPA’s standards, resulting in harmful air pollution.

January 4, 2016 | Leave a Comment