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Tech and terrorism experts question Trump’s airline electronics ban

After the Trump administration announced a ban on carrying electronic devices larger than a cellphone in the cabins of US-bound airplanes coming from certain Middle Eastern and African countries, experts were left questioning whether such a ban will actually be effective in preventing terrorist attacks. On Tuesday evening, the US Department of Homeland Security announced…

How Long Does an Eviction Take?

Evictions are one of the most expensive and stressful parts of being a landlord. Evictions can result in lost rent, require a big time commitment, and can increase the risk for property damage. Evictions are a worst case scenario for any landlord, property owner or manager because of the costs associated with the process. One…

Refinance rates slide for Tuesday

bbernard/Shutterstock Several benchmark refinance rates slid lower today. The average rates for 30-year fixed and 15-year fixed refinances both declined. Meanwhile, the average rate on 10-year fixed refis also tapered off. RATE SEARCH: Compare refinancing rates in your area now. 30-year fixed refinance The average 30-year fixed-refinance rate is 4.08 percent, down 11 basis points…

Ivanka Trump to get West Wing office

  Mar 20th 2017 7:20PM WASHINGTON (Reuters) – President Donald Trump’s daughter, Ivanka Trump, is getting an office in the White House West Wing, stepping up her highly visible role in helping advise her father. A White House official on Monday confirmed reports that Trump’s 35-year-old daughter would be getting her own West Wing space,…