Homes selling slower in Southern California. A sign of stability?

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The share of homes on the market for two months climbs in the Los Angeles, Orange County, Inland Empire and Ventura regions.

Oregon gets ready to jettison healthcare exchange after website woes

The state's website never allowed consumers to shop and enroll, despite costing $248 million in federal funds.

U.S. seeks $700,000 from ex-South Korean president in O.C. home sale

The U.S. government files a claim to seize alleged corruption proceeds from former president Chun Doo-Hwan.

Climbers pack up as Sherpas say they won't go up Everest

The standoff has pitted some trekking companies and the Nepalese government against the guides who lead the trips.

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The rancher, who won support in his battle over land rights, is blasted over comments about African Americans and slavery.

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Troy Vincent says he played with six openly gay NFL teammates

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Adrianne Wadewitz dies at 37; helped diversify Wikipedia

Adrianne Wadewitz dies at 37; helped diversify Wikipedia

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