WASHINGTON | Pence to deliver speech on Venezuela in Colombia on Monday

WASHINGTON (AP) — Vice President Mike Pence is traveling to Colombia next week to demonstrate continued U.S. support for the opposition to Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro. Pence’s office says he’ll deliver a speech Monday in Bogota on the humanitarian and security crisis in neighboring Venezuela, and U.S. efforts to help get aid to the country. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Pence to deliver speech on Venezuela in Colombia on Monday

WASHINGTON | Lawyer: Ex-FBI official McCabe still facing investigation

WASHINGTON (AP) — An attorney for Andrew McCabe says an investigation into whether the former FBI deputy director made false statements remains open. Michael Bromwich says McCabe’s legal team has been in touch with federal prosecutors in Washington handling the case. Bromwich joined McCabe for a wide-ranging discussion with reporters Thursday. The Justice Department inspector … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Lawyer: Ex-FBI official McCabe still facing investigation

ZorroSign Launches Worldwide Developer Program at DeveloperWeek SF Bay Area

  SAN FRANCISCO/ FEBRUARY 21, 2019 (STL.News) ZorroSign, Inc., the pioneer of real electronic signature and developer of advanced DTM platform and document fraud and tampering detection system, today announced the official launch of its worldwide Developer Program, in an effort to simplify and enhance ZorroSign integrations with business systems. The primary purpose of the … Continue reading ZorroSign Launches Worldwide Developer Program at DeveloperWeek SF Bay Area

PCI Mid-Atlantic Member Smith-Midland Lands Largest SlenderWall® Project Ever Produced

  LANCASTER, PA./ FEBRUARY 21, 2019 (STL.News) Smith-Midland Corporation, a PCI Mid-Atlantic Producer Member, recently announced they were selected to manufacture and install their SlenderWall envelope system for the new 800 Harbor Boulevard project at Lincoln Harbor in Weehawken, NJ. The expansive luxury residential waterfront apartment building will incorporate over 157,000 square feet of white … Continue reading PCI Mid-Atlantic Member Smith-Midland Lands Largest SlenderWall® Project Ever Produced

WASHINGTON | Average US mortgage rates fell this week

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. long-term mortgage rates dipped this week to the lowest average in more than a year, providing a possible boost to the start of the Spring homebuying season in March. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac says the average rate on the benchmark 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage declined to 4.35 percent from 4.37 percent last … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Average US mortgage rates fell this week

Colorado Realtor Blake O’Shaughnessy Brings in Buyers with Spring Selling Tips

  DENVER/ FEBRUARY 21, 2019 (STL.News) Spring is widely regarded by real estate professionals as the best time of year to sell a home. “In spring, buyers come out in force due to increased inventory, warmer weather, more daylight hours and the ability to use tax refund checks as down payments,” said O’Shaughnessy, broker associate … Continue reading Colorado Realtor Blake O’Shaughnessy Brings in Buyers with Spring Selling Tips

WASHINGTON | US durable goods orders up 1.2 percent in December

WASHINGTON (AP) — Orders to U.S. factories for big-ticket manufactured goods posted a 1.2 percent advance in December, but much of the strength came from a surge in demand for commercial aircraft, a notoriously volatile sector. In a worrisome development, a key category that tracks business investment fell for a second straight month. The December … Continue reading WASHINGTON | US durable goods orders up 1.2 percent in December

WASHINGTON | Applications for US jobless benefits fell to a low 216,000

WASHINGTON (AP) — Fewer Americans sought unemployment benefits last week, a sign that layoffs declined and hiring is likely strong. The Labor Department said Thursday that weekly applications for unemployment benefits fell 23,000 to a seasonally adjusted 216,000, a very low level by historical standards. The four-week average, a less volatile measure, rose to 235,750. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Applications for US jobless benefits fell to a low 216,000