Posted In: section 8 housing, sequester, public housing
Sequestration has left housing authorities with a stark choice: Raise rents, or eliminate some Section 8 vouchers altogether.
Posted In: Housing, rent, scams, foreclosures
More than 5 million homes have been lost to foreclosure since 2006. That's a lot of real estate, and con artists are determined to put it to good use.
Posted In: space exploration, NASA, mars
Funding to study our solar system will be cut by 20 percent. That's leaving some space programs in limbo.
In Mozambique, it's hard to find spare parts for today's technology. So artists use African blackwood to fix everything from espresso makers to cars.