NYON, Switzerland | Madrid-Bayern, Liverpool-Roma in Champions League semifinals

NYON, Switzerland | April 13, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  — A Champions League semifinal draw steeped in the competition’s rich history paired Real Madrid and Bayern Munich on Friday, and then matched Liverpool with Roma. Two-time defending champion Madrid will first play Bayern in Munich on April 25 in a clash of powerhouse clubs with a combined … Continue reading NYON, Switzerland | Madrid-Bayern, Liverpool-Roma in Champions League semifinals

WASHINGTON | As Trump attacks FBI as biased, new leaders are veterans

WASHINGTON | April 13, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  — The FBI has announced a new leadership team that looks a lot like the old one. President Donald Trump and Republicans have criticized the FBI as institutionally biased against their party and urged Director Christopher Wray to clean house. But the executives announced Friday are longtime FBI employees … Continue reading WASHINGTON | As Trump attacks FBI as biased, new leaders are veterans

Zillow Expands Instant Offers to Phoenix; Will Work with Agents to Test Buying and Selling Homes Directly

SEATTLE/ April 13, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — Zillow Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: Z) (NASDAQ: ZG), which houses a portfolio of the largest and most vibrant real estate and home-related brands on mobile and the web, will expand Zillow Instant Offers™ to Phoenix this month. With this expansion, Zillow® plans to participate in the marketplace, buying and selling … Continue reading Zillow Expands Instant Offers to Phoenix; Will Work with Agents to Test Buying and Selling Homes Directly

BEIRUT | The Latest: UN chief says Mideast ‘peril’ threatens security

BEIRUT | April 13, 2018 (AP)(STL.News)  — The Latest on Syria developments (all times local): 5:40 p.m. U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres says the Middle East is in such “peril” today that it has become a threat to international peace and security — and Syria “represents the most serious threat.” The U.N. chief told an emergency … Continue reading BEIRUT | The Latest: UN chief says Mideast ‘peril’ threatens security

STOCKHOLM | Outrage in Sweden as 2 women pressured to leave Nobel group

STOCKHOLM | April 13, 2018 (AP)(STL.News )-Outrage and photos of blouses sprouted Friday across Swedish social media in support of the ousted female leader of the prestigious academy that awards the Nobel Prize in Literature. Many in gender-neutral Sweden are upset that two highly respected women are being forced out of top positions, effectively paying the … Continue reading STOCKHOLM | Outrage in Sweden as 2 women pressured to leave Nobel group

Study Says Fair Sailing Ahead for Real Estate IRAs

ASHEVILLE, N.C./ APRIL 13, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) — With Real Estate IRAs enjoying smooth sailing in recent years, some investors might question whether or not those trends can continue. But according to a recent report by Urban Land Institute—the 2018 Real Estate Trends Report—there looks to be another smooth year of sailing for real estate assets … Continue reading Study Says Fair Sailing Ahead for Real Estate IRAs

WASHINGTON | Fargo profits up, but potential settlement may change that

WASHINGTON | April 13, 2018 (AP)(STL.News  Wells Fargo’s profit jumped 6 percent during the first quarter, but that may be revised following an offer by federal regulators to settle a host of investigations into the consumer banking giant at a cost of $1 billion. Wells is navigating several investigations tied to the opening by employees … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Fargo profits up, but potential settlement may change that

Real Estate News – Archie Bunker, Donald Trump & Lyndon Johnson

POMPANO BEACH, FLA. /APRIL 13, 2018 (STLRealEstate.News) Top 10 Real Estate News “Archie Bunker’s Malibu House” A lot different than Archie Bunker’s TV home in Queens, Carol O’Connor’s longtime Malibu home is for sale at a pocket-listing price of about $20 million. The O’Connor family owned the home for over 30 years until it sold … Continue reading Real Estate News – Archie Bunker, Donald Trump & Lyndon Johnson