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  • Exit From Refuge Was on Bin Laden’s Mind
    In a letter to one of his wives, Osama bin Laden wrote that his hosts in Abbottabad, Pakistan, appeared to have grown weary of housing him.
    Helene Cooper.  International Herald Tribune.  Fri, 22 May 2015 00:29:51 GMT.
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  • Existing-Home Sales Fell 3.3% in April
    A Realtors group says the April decline occurred because of rising prices and relatively few listings.
    The Associated Press.  International Herald Tribune.  Thu, 21 May 2015 18:59:41 GMT.
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  • Existing-Home Sales In April: 40% Sold At Or Above Asking Price, NAR Says
    Sales of previously-owned homes fell by 3.3% in April on short inventory,with the housing market slowing everywhere but the Midwest. ...
    By Erin Carlyle.  Forbes.  Thu, 21 May 2015 15:21:00 GMT.
  • Realtor faces suspension for helping mentally ill woman buy leaky condo
    A Victoria Realtor who helped a mentally ill client buy a leaky condo listed by his son is facing a five-year licence cancellation by B.C.'s real estate council.
    Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.  Wed, 20 May 2015 10:00:00 EDT.
  • Capturing the Essentials of Low-Power Design
    Along with low-power requirements have come other design challenges, such as shrinking circuit board real estate in portable and wearable electronics and the Industrial Internet of Things requiring wireless and energy-storage-based design.
    William Ng.  Design News.  Mon, 18 May 2015 05:30:00 EDT.
  • Will we ever become a nation of renters?
    Are pension funds the answer to the housing shortage?
    BBC News.  Sun, 17 May 2015 23:33:19 GMT.
  • Homeless families forced out of town
    Social housing tenants moved as councils struggle with costs.
    BBC News.  Fri, 15 May 2015 21:04:48 GMT.
  • Africa: France Backs EU Proposal for Member State Refugee Quotas
    [RFI] The European Union's executive body is set to propose a migrant quota scheme under which its 28 member states will share responsibility for housing thousands of refugees arriving in Europe.
    All Africa.  Tue, 12 May 2015 07:18:02 GMT.
  • Eyewitness: Syrians’ house torched by locals in Istanbul
    A building housing dozens of Syrians in Istanbul was set ablaze late May 9, allegedly by locals upon rumors that a Syrian boy had stabbed a Turkish boy
    Hurriyet.  Mon, 11 May 2015 10:02:00 +0200.
  • Allina Health CEO to join Health Catalyst board
    Dr. Penny Wheeler, president and CEO of Allina Health, has been appointed to the board of directors at Health Catalyst, a Salt Lake City-based data warehousing and analytics company.
    Modern Healthcare.  Thu, 7 May 2015 12:56:42 EST.

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