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Goldman Sachs Suspends Foreclosures In Some States

Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

(By Maria Aspan and Maureen Bavdek) - Goldman Sachs Group Inc's mortgage servicing unit has suspended evictions and foreclosures in some states, acco...

GMAC Pulls Foreclosure Affidavits Signed By Kristine Wilson

Washington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Attorneys for homeowners in Florida say Ally Financial's GMAC mortgage unit has begun to withdraw affidavits submitted in support of foreclosures that...

GMAC Foreclosures Investigated By State Attorneys General

Bloomberg | Dakin Campbell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Attorneys general in three U.S. states are investigating foreclosures at Ally Financial Inc.'s GMAC Mortgage unit after the lender said it would halt ...

Quaint Concept: Justice for All

Lawrence McGovern | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Lawrence McGovern

Legal service providers contend that it is not just a question of how America treats its most vulnerable citizens; justice for all makes a better America for all of its 300 million citizens.

How to Live on $0 a Day: Assessing Your Real Estate Options

Lesley Stern | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lesley Stern

Many are now asking themselves the question: "How will I find a new place to live when I have no income, cash or credit rating? Where will I go?" Don't panic. Let's calmly and rationally go over your options.

The United States of Foreclosures: A Haitian Story

Danny Schechter | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Danny Schechter

FORECLOSURES ARE RISING AND NOT JUST HOMEOWNERS AFFECTED; A Haitian Story: Loses Family Home In Earthquake, NY Home in "Bankquake" The financial cri...

Sheikh Jarrah: A Case of Systemic Injustice

Ir Amim | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Ir Amim

On a sunny afternoon, Dina Goldstein and I hail a cab in downtown Jerusalem on our way to the Palestinian neighborhood of Sheikh Jarrah in Northeast Jerusalem.

My Action Plan: 15 Things Every American Can Do Right Now

Michael Moore | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Michael Moore

I have 15 things we can all do right now to fix the very broken system in this country and to fight back against those who have brought us to where we are. C'mon people -- we can do this!

Eviction Yard Sale: A Scene That Is Surely Replicating Itself All Over America.

Rob Kall | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Rob Kall

A recent CNN study found that almost half of all Americans are living paycheck to paycheck.

Predatory Equity

David R. Jones, Esq. | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
David R. Jones, Esq.

I know it's not nice to gloat, but the recent news of the financial turmoil at Stuyvesant Town and Peter Cooper Village is just too good a story of greed and stupidity to let it pass.

Woman Evicted For Leaving Up Easter Decorations

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Style

BOULDER, Colo. — A woman is going to court claiming she was wrongly evicted from her apartment because she kept her Easter decorations on her do...

Heartbreaking Footage: Dateline Follows Police Evicting Families From Their Homes

Nico Pitney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Dateline NBC correspondent Chris Hansen traveled around the country, riding along with police who were carrying out evictions, and interviewing the fa...