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Foreigners Snap Up Record Number of U.S. Homes

Diana Olick reports: Foreign purchases of U.S. residential real estate surged to the highest level ever in terms of number of homes sold and dollar volume. Foreign buyers closed on $153 billion worth of U.S. residential properties between April [...]

Coming to Construction Sites: Drone Overlords

Drones are being used to capture video footage that shows construction progress at the Sacramento Kings’ new stadium. Will Knight writes: For some construction workers, any thoughts of slacking off could soon seem rather quaint. The drones will [...]

‘Avengers’ Overpowers the Box Office

Sequel ‘Age of Ultron’ pulls in $187.7 million domestically, but falls short of record set by the original film Ben Fritz writes: Only for Marvel could this seem like a less-than-superheroic opening. “Avengers: Age of Ultron” opened to a [...]