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South Carolina family funneling grief into helping the needy

May. 21, 2022 00:11 AM EDT

COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — He was known as TFew. He loved to build things. To hunt and fish and be outdoors. Friends and family say he was always smiling. Thomas Few would have been a junior at Clemson had he not slipped from the roof of a garage at the Kappa Alpha...

Liz Weston: How to reduce taxes when you sell your home

May. 16, 2022 09:36 AM EDT

If your home’s value has soared, congratulations. If you decide to sell, beware. Financial advisor James Guarino says some clients don’t realize that home sale profits are potentially taxable until their returns are prepared — and by that time, they may have spent the windfall...

Memphis to spend up to $200 million renovating Liberty Bowl

May. 12, 2022 12:04 PM EDT

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — The city of Memphis and the University of Memphis will be spending at least $150 million to renovate and renovate the home of the annual Liberty Bowl before the 2025 season. The renovation announced Thursday could reach $200 million for the Simmons Bank...

Couple ‘marries’ wedding with 1889-built Victorian house

Apr. 10, 2022 09:09 AM EDT

DANVILLE, Va. (AP) — For one couple in Danville, fairy tales do come true after all. Chris and Zenaida Herbon, who met while Zenaida was performing as a fairy during a Renaissance Fair, exchanged wedding vows during a ceremony at an 1889-built Queen Anne Victorian home on Chestnut...

Pakistan's Supreme Court says Prime Minister Imran Khan's move to dissolve Parliament was illegal, orders house restored

Apr. 07, 2022 11:49 AM EDT
ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan's Supreme Court says Prime Minister Imran Khan's move to dissolve Parliament was illegal, orders house restored.

Game show 'The Price Is Right' bringing competition to you

Mar. 21, 2022 08:15 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The game show that made famous the phrase “Come on down!” is coming on down to you. “The Price Is Right” is hitting the road, putting the game show on wheels and making 50 stops on a coast-to-coast tour for anyone who can't make the trip to the Los Angeles...

How home improvement funds upgrade your new house to a home

Mar. 16, 2022 08:33 AM EDT

If you’re preparing to buy a home, you’ve probably been saving up for the down payment and other closing costs. But if that nest egg can only get you through the front door, it may not be enough. Once you own the home, you also own its peeling wallpaper, aging water heater and...

Georgia Historical Society reopens after $5M renovation

Mar. 06, 2022 00:08 AM EST

SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — W. Todd Groce is standing beneath the soaring, 36-foot high ceilings of Hodgson Hall’s Reading Room, brilliant from the mid-January sun streaming through the arched windows and the new lighting that illuminates the culmination of a three-year, $5 million restoration and...