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Reinstating a federal moratorium is a short term fix to a long-term problem, landlords say. When the moratoriums eventually end, millions of renters will owe months of back rent they can’t afford, delaying their eventual eviction while leaving landlords to swallow the shortfall, they say.
  • Aug 6, 2020
Kodak said in a statement that it intends to fully cooperate with any potential inquiries.
  • Aug 4, 2020
Of the 110 million Americans living in rental households, 20 percent are at risk of eviction by Sept. 30, according to an analysis by the Covid-19 Eviction Defense Project, a Colorado-based community group. African American and Hispanic renters are expected to be hit hardest.
  • Aug 4, 2020
Investigators had linked the Malaysian sovereign wealth fund to a multibillion-dollar money laundering scheme.
  • Jul 24, 2020
The head of one of the country’s most powerful banking regulators has said he was worried that face-mask requirements “create the very real risk of increases in bank robberies.”
  • Jul 22, 2020
The expiration of the federal protection comes as state and local eviction bans are also starting to expire and the enhanced unemployment benefit that has kept many renters afloat is scheduled to end.
  • Jul 21, 2020
The banks’ more pessimistic outlooks come as millions of people remain out of work, thousands of small businesses close their doors forever and some states begin to shutdown for a second time to contain the spread of the coronavirus.
  • Jul 14, 2020
The fire occurred aboard the USS Bonhomme Richard, an amphibious assault ship that was docked at a pier at Naval Base San Diego in California.
  • Jul 12, 2020
New York regulators faulted the German bank for what it called procedural failures and mistakes in its handling of the late billionaire’s accounts.
  • Jul 7, 2020
In more than half the country, local courts are reopening and beginning to process a backlog of eviction cases, sparking what economists and housing advocates say could be a historic surge in homelessness as millions of Americans lose their homes.
  • Jul 6, 2020