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  1. Your View: Lobbyists hove too much control of governmentRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Influence peddling lobbyists are pariahs. These sharp-eyed pariahs, who do not fit in with the morals of society, hand pick promising political candidates, help them raise money, support their causes, and, once the political candidate is elected, the politician becomes devoted to the lobbyists.

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  2. $470 million settlement reached with HSBC to address mortgage...Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | Norwalk Reflector

    ... for payments. The settlement requires HSBC to substantially change how it services mortgage loans, handles foreclosures, and ensures the accuracy of information provided in federal bankruptcy court. The terms will prevent past foreclosure abuses, ...

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  3. New Hampshire borrowers to share in mortgage settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Concord Monitor

    New Hampshire is part of a $470 million multi-state settlement with banking giant HSBC over mortgage lending and foreclosure abuses. The Justice Department says the agreement requires the bank to pay $100 million to the federal government and to an escrow fund administered by the states to make payments to borrowers who lost their homes to foreclosure between 2008 and 2012.

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  4. Major affordable-housing lender is back, returns to its rootsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Crain's New York Business

    A major New York affordable-housing financier that strayed from its original mission by placing huge bets on condominium projects before the real estate downturn announced last week it has officially returned from the brink of financial collapse and plans to expand. The Community Preservation Corp. celebrated its turnaround by unveiling a new logo and website at a reception last Wednesday.

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  5. Denver DispatchJOYOUS Democrats Cheer Obama Acceptance SpeechRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    ... audience and 80,000 Democrats that "Now is the time" to address problems from failing education to soaring foreclosures, from spotty health care to bankruptcy reform," with the energy and innovation he said is inherent in the American spirit. ...

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  6. The WilliesLET Congress Pay Your BillsRead the original story

    Yesterday | American Reporter

    With $700 billion dollars - about $2,400 for every man woman and child in America - Congress has just about paid back all those American and foreign banks for every bad loan they've ever made. All those credit card debts that people didn't feel like paying will soon be paid for by taxpayer money, courtesy of Congress.

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  7. HSBC reaches $470M deal with US, states over banking abusesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New Zealand Herald

    " Banking giant HSBC has reached a $470 million settlement with the federal government and nearly all states over mortgage lending and foreclosure abuses that officials say helped intensify the country's economic meltdown, the Justice Department announced Friday. The agreement requires the bank to pay $100 million and to provide an additional $370 million in consumer relief to borrowers and homeowners, including by reducing mortgage interest rates as well as the principal on mortgages for homeowners who are at risk of default.

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  8. No-holds-barred tactics lifted developer OzdemirRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 8, 2014 | Indianapolis Business News

    Ersal Ozdemir regaled state legislators in recent weeks with his pitch to capture tax revenue to finance an $87 million downtown soccer stadium.

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  9. Bank Executives, Board Members Hit With SEC Fraud ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    A group of bank executives and board members were hit with fraud charges by the Securities and Exchange Commission , with the agency accusing the defendants of engaging in a scheme to mislead investors and bank regulators prior to the bank's failure in 2011. The 11 individuals associated with Superior Bank used straw borrowers, bogus appraisals, and insider deals to prop up the bank's financial condition, the SEC alleged, and the defendants extended, renewed, and rolled over bad loans to avoid impairment and the need to report losses in its financial accounting.

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  10. Texas court upholds MERS right to claim lienRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Housing Wire

    The ruling confirms the right of MERS as beneficiary, to notice of a lawsuit under the United States and Texas Constitutions. MERSCORP runs a private database of mortgage liens for use within the industry.

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  11. Fannie Mae makes more repairs at home set to be demolishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Why would the federal mortgage agency Fannie Mae use taxpayer money to repair a home the city is going to demolish? The answer is: they never bothered to call the city to find out. We spotlighted the situation for you last week .

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  12. Antideficiency Protection Applies to Both Short Sales and Foreclosure SalesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | JD Supra

    In January, the Supreme Court of California affirmed the Court of Appeal's application of Code of Civil Procedure section 580b and held that the statute's antideficiency protection applies to short sales just as it does to foreclosure sales. In Coker v.

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  13. Encore Capital Group Earns Recertification From DBA InternationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | GlobeNewswire

    Encore Capital Group , Inc. , an international specialty finance company, announced it has been recertified by the DBA International Program as a Certified Professional Receivables Company , after a stringent independent third party audit of Encore's practices and controls. The DBA International Certification Program, version 3.0 was designed to hold certified debt buyers, collection agencies, and law firms to a set of uniform, consumer-oriented standards that are based on industry-leading best practices.

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  14. Carbon County Court newsRead the original story

    Monday | Times News

    A total of 241 cases were started in January in the office of Carbon County Prothonotary Joann M. Behrens, according to a monthly statistical report released by the officeholder. A breakdown of cases is as follows: Civil actions, 30; custody complaints, 20; complaints to modify custody, 11; district justice appeal, 1; divorce complaints, 19; license appeals, 2; mortgage foreclosure complaints, 27; complaint in partition, 1; protection from abuse petitions, 22; quiet title action, 1; auditor/financial reports, 2; court appointments, 7; judgments, 62; and writs of executions, 36. The office also processed 115 passport applications.

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  15. Michigan settles with HSBC over abusive mortgage practicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | MLive.com

    The mortgage lender and servicer HSBC will pay out $470 million nationwide for abuses in its practices, according to the Michigan Attorney General's office. Michigan borrowers are expected to get $3.5 million as part of the settlement, according to a press release issued by Attorney General Bill Schuette.

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  16. WashPost Pundit Gives 'Politically Savvy' Hillary a Pass on Pro-Bank SpeechesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | NewsBusters.org

    ... gave a shout-out to her "wonderful donors" in the audience, and asked the bankers to voluntarily suspend foreclosures and freeze interest rates on adjustable subprime mortgages. She praised Wall Street for its role in creating the nation's wealth, ...

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  17. Orange County Choppers Building for Sale; Teutel Tenants IncludedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Motorcycle.com

    Looking to invest in some real estate in the Hudson Valley? Then consider this 61,305 sq-ft. property right by the highway about 60 miles outside New York City.

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  18. Technavio Expects the Global Smart Elevators Market to Register Close to USD 23 Billion by 2019Read the original story

    Monday | Business Wire

    This market research report also includes up to date analysis and forecasts for various market segments and all geographical regions. The global smart elevator market in the commercial sector is expected to grow at a CAGR of more than 7%, generating revenue of over USD 7 billion in 2019.

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  19. Teresa will join season seven of RHONJ with Melissa Gorga and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Mail

    'We're baaaack!': Teresa will join season seven of RHONJ with Melissa Gorga and Jacqueline Laurita as teaser for Giudice's post-prison interview debuts And there are plenty of vets on board, including Teresa Giudice, sister-in-law Melissa Gorga and friend Jacqueline Laurita. Gorga shared a snap of the three of them on Instagram with the caption, 'We're baaaack!' That same day a new teaser for Giudice's first post-prison sit down with ABC's Good Morning America was shared where the beauty revealed her New Jersey mansion is out of foreclosure.

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  20. In Hudson, Christie tries to win over every last voterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | UnionLeader.com

    About 515 New Hampshire borrowers whose loans were serviced by HSBC and who lost their home to foreclosure from 2008 through 2012 and encountered servicing abuse will be eligible to... Sens. Ted Cruz and Marco Rubio are bright, talented conservatives with inspiring life stories.

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