Mortgage rates in the U.S are at their lowest rate in more than three years. This could mean a boost to the market ahead of the spring selling season, according to the Wall Street Journal. But home prices have been rising, including in California.
Increasing the number of female firefighters in the LA City Fire Department has been a long-term goal for Mayor Eric Garcetti. But with the department on track to miss that goal for 2020, it’s created conversations on what more can be done to recruit and retain women in the force.
In recent years, American elections have been marked by reports of voter suppression, problems with election administration, misinformation campaigns and inflammatory rhetoric-- all of which pose a threat to civilian trust in fair elections.
Democrats are hoping that voters in New Hampshire will reset the party's presidential nomination fight on Tuesday and bring clarity to a young primary season that has been marred by deep dysfunction and doubt.