White mortgage agents may charge minority borrowers higher mortgage fees
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White mortgage agents may charge minority borrowers higher mortgage fees

Home Other Sciences Social Sciences January 23, 2019 January 23, 2019 by Matt Swayne, Pennsylvania State University Credit: CC0 Public Domain Mortgage seekers from minority groups may pay more in fees than similarly qualified white borrowers, according to a team of researchers. In a study, the researchers found that when minorities seek mortgages they pay…

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Nancy Roman, ‘Mother of the Hubble’ Telescope, Dies at 93
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Nancy Roman, ‘Mother of the Hubble’ Telescope, Dies at 93

Obituaries|Nancy Roman, ‘Mother of the Hubble’ Telescope, Dies at 93ImageNancy Grace Roman with a model of an orbiting solar observatory in 1962. She was NASA’s first director of astronomy and a leading advocate for the Hubble Space Telescope.CreditCreditNASAWhen Nancy Grace Roman was 11 years old, her family was living in Reno. She was enthralled by…

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It’s Me, I’m The One Person Who Still Doesn’t Believe In The Patriots
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It’s Me, I’m The One Person Who Still Doesn’t Believe In The Patriots

Photo: Adam Glanzman (Getty Images)The New England Patriots, the second playoff seed of their conference, are preparing for Sunday’s AFC title game against the Kansas City Chiefs by pushing the idea that no one believes in them, a team that’s been to eight straight AFC title games. You might be asking, Who are they actually…

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Maryland weather: Snow, ice forecast Thursday night, Friday morning; weekend could bring heavy rain or snow – Baltimore Sun
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Maryland weather: Snow, ice forecast Thursday night, Friday morning; weekend could bring heavy rain or snow – Baltimore Sun

An inch or two of snowfall is forecast across Maryland by Friday morning, possibly starting during the Thursday evening rush hour.And then meteorologists said what looked like a chance for a significant snowfall over the weekend is instead likely to materialize as heavy rain — but could still include periods of snow or a wintry…

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Defective bracket found on collapsed jet bridge at airport
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Defective bracket found on collapsed jet bridge at airport

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Want To Own Rental Properties? Ask Yourself Four Questions First
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Want To Own Rental Properties? Ask Yourself Four Questions First

Owning real estate to build wealth is a tangible dream for many investors: They figure they can find a broker, buy a few properties, sit back and collect rents. Or perhaps they could flip properties for a quick profit. But the reality of owning rental properties and trying to sell them at a gain is…

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These Bathtubs Will Make You Want to Soak for Hours
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These Bathtubs Will Make You Want to Soak for Hours

While most people prefer to take showers, there’s something about being able to soak in a bathtub that’s downright therapeutic. You can just sit and relax in a tub in a way that’s not possible when you take a shower. Being submerged in water can actually relieve stress and soothe aching muscles. And when you…

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Getting Ready To Sell? These 5 Small Repairs Make A Big Difference When Showing Your Home
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Getting Ready To Sell? These 5 Small Repairs Make A Big Difference When Showing Your Home

When it comes time to prepare your home for sale, you want to ensure it’s in the best possible shape by the time you show it. This way, when a potential buyer asks about the property’s condition, they know it is ready to be sold without much work left to be done. After all, most…

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On Pro Football: The N.F.L.’s Minority Head Coaching Ranks Are Thinning
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On Pro Football: The N.F.L.’s Minority Head Coaching Ranks Are Thinning

On Pro FootballImageThe Dolphins are expected to sign Brian Flores, the linebacker coach of the New England Patriots, once his team is eliminated from the playoffs, but he is the lone minority head coaching hire following the 2018 season.CreditCreditMark Humphrey/Associated PressThe number of minority coaches in the N.F.L. is likely to fall by half next…

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Trump Administration Finalizes Business Tax-Break Rules, Just in Time
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Trump Administration Finalizes Business Tax-Break Rules, Just in Time

Business|Trump Administration Spells Out Who Wins and Loses From New Tax BreakWASHINGTON — Shrugging off the limitations of the partial government shutdown, the Trump administration finalized rules on Friday governing who can claim a new 20 percent tax deduction for business owners.Officials said the rules would allow millions of businesses to file their 2018 taxes…

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