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Joan Rivers' Penthouse Hits the Market for $28M

By EDGE | Feb 10
Got $30 million kicking around and looking to live like a queen (of comedy)? The Manhattan penthouse belonging to the late comedienne Joan Rivers is on the market.

New York Surveying Banks on Cybersecurity Defenses

SAVING | By Michael Virtanen | Feb 26
New York financial regulators are considering tougher cybersecurity requirements for banks to mandate more complex computer sign-ins and certifications from the contractors of their cyberdefenses, the state's top regulator said.

US Orders Air Bag Maker to Preserve Parts in Probe

INSURANCE | Feb 26
U.S. safety regulators have ordered Japanese air bag maker Takata Corp. to preserve air bag parts from recalled cars for government investigators and attorneys who are suing the company.

US New Home Sales Fall Slightly in January

REAL ESTATE | By Josh Boak | Feb 26
Sales of new U.S. homes were basically flat in January, evidence that recent job gains and relatively low mortgage rates have yet to spur the real estate market.

Historic Snows Causing Headaches for Real Estate Industry

REAL ESTATE | By Philip Marcelo | Feb 26
All that snow in New England may make your property look as pretty as a calendar shot, but it won't do you any favors if you're trying to buy or sell a house.

Defective Used Cars Often Sold Despite Recalls

INSURANCE | By Tom Krisher, Dee-Ann Durbin | Feb 26
More than 46 million cars and trucks on the road in the U.S. - about one-fifth the total - were recalled because of safety defects but never repaired, according to a study by Carfax, a company that sells vehicle history reports.