U.S. pending home sales unexpectedly fall in December
WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Contracts to buy previously owned U.S. homes unexpectedly dropped in December as low mortgage rates were offset by a shortage of properties for sale. The National Association of Realtors said on Wednesday its pending home sales index declined 4.9% to a reading of 103.2. November’s index was unrevised. Compared to one year […]
Step up now Boris! PM warned to get tough with Spain as British expats face Brexit hell
Boris Johnson 'needs to step up for British expats' says expert We use your sign-up to provide content in ways you’ve consented to and to improve our understanding of you. This may include adverts from us and 3rd parties based on our understanding. You can unsubscribe at any time. More info Expats are now reportedly […]
Men Promised a Woman for R.B.G.’s Seat. Is That What Women Want?
In 1993, when Judge Ruth Bader Ginsburg was nominated to the Supreme Court, then-Senator Joseph R. Biden Jr. thanked her for saving his daughter “from having to be the second woman nominee to the Supreme Court.” She was confirmed with overwhelming bipartisan support. Twenty-seven years later, as Justice Ginsburg’s death roils the country and injects […]