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US mortgage applications tumble to a 13-year low (access required)

WASHINGTON — The number of Americans applying for mortgages has fallen 63 percent since a May peak, reflecting a cooling housing market and higher borrowing rates. The Mortgage Bankers Association says applications fell a seasonally adjusted 6.3 percent last week ...

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Vegas mortgage fraud scheme mastermind sentenced (access required)

LAS VEGAS — The mastermind of a Las Vegas mortgage fraud scheme has been sentenced to just over 11 years in prison. U.S. District Judge Gloria Navarro handed down the sentence Wednesday to 60-year-old Lloyd Gardley, who pleaded guilty in ...

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US economy expands at 4.1 percent rate (access required)

WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy grew at a solid 4.1 percent annual rate from July through September, the fastest pace since late 2011 and significantly higher than previously believed. Much of the upward revision came from stronger consumer spending. The ...

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Trader denies rate-rigging in London (access required)

LONDON — A former Citibank and UBS trader has pleaded not guilty to eight charges related to rigging the London interbank lending rate, known as LIBOR. Trader Tom Hayes pleaded not guilty Tuesday at London’s Southwark Crown Court. His trial ...

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