Federal housing officials are coming out against the decision by the Denver Housing Authority to evict the mother of a woman who was murdered, three days after the slaying. The feds says compassion lies within the scope of the law in this case, and hopes Denver will rethink the eviction. [More]
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Tennesseans homeowners have enough to worry about with the flooding, but the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development has stopped worries that victims would drown in the resulting debt. HUD Secretary Shaun Donovan directed lenders to put a 90-day moratorium on foreclosures in flood-ravaged areas.