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Sound Off: What are the benefits and drawbacks of listing a home off-market?
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 10:23

A: An off-market or pocket listing refers to a seller and realtor signing a listing agreement that allows the broker to offer the property for sale, b...

Mungo Man: Australia's oldest remains taken to ancestral home
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 08:56

A 42,000-year-old skeleton known as Mungo Man is returned to his ancestral burial place. BBC News - Asia

Autism concern over home schooling rise in Wales
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 03:44

Many autistic children are struggling to cope in schools and are being removed, a charity warns. BBC News - Health

Kenya election: Two dead as Raila Odinga returns home
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 22:43

Tensions are high in the aftermath of an election boycotted by the opposition. BBC News - World

'Rogue hunter' blamed for shot that narrowly missed 12-year-old in Raleigh home
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 16:37

The owner of a wooded property in north Raleigh on Thursday blamed a "rogue hunter" for firing shots two weeks ago that almost hit a 12-year-old boy i...

Boy, 2, dies in hospital after being found unconscious in Hong Kong home
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:31

A two-year-old boy was found unconscious at home on Friday and later died in hospital, according to Hong Kong authorities. Emergency personnel were ca...

ICBC to offer 500 billion yuan worth of credit to spur home rental market in Guangzhou
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:47

Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), the nation’s largest bank by assets, said on Thursday it would offer 500 billion yuan (US$ 75.4...

Stop your commute, earn a paycheck at home: Portland's live-work condos (photos)
  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 21:45

In Portland, live-work units range from re-imagined warehouses to new construction designed to bring commercial elements to a residential neighborhood...

'Help newcomers feel at home': P.E.I. plans to boost population through immigration
  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:28

This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies of Toronto Star content for distribution to colleagues, cli...

Baidu enters China’s smart home device market as part of push to profit from AI
  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 12:12

Baidu, China’s dominant search engine operator, unveiled on Thursday a voice-activated smart speaker, the company’s first entry into the c...

London Millennials Need to Give Up Restaurants for Five Years If They Want to Buy a Home
  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 08:32

Photo credit: Paul Joseph, CC BY 2.0. Today in “not this again,” we go to the Evening Standard: Millennial couples priced off the London h...

Lawrence Wong cautions home buyers, developers amid property rebound
  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:25

THE government has sounded words of caution to both homebuyers and developers amid this year's strong recovery in property transactions and the s...

A beacon for holiday gatherings: Bay-front home of Oregon fishing family from 'Deadliest Catch' (photos)
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 21:43

Mike and Kelley Retherford, whose family and fishing boats were featured on Discovery's "Deadliest Catch: Dungeon Cove" series, hired Capri Architectu...

Live like Kevin with the Plaza Hotel's Home Alone 2: Lost in New York package
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 09:45

In celebration of Home Alone 2 's 25th anniversary, New York's Plaza Hotel is offering guests a fun-filled Kevin McAllister package.Guests who want t...

3 UCLA players face punishment at home after China incident
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 04:38

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Three UCLA basketball players detained in China on suspicion of shoplifting have been allowed to return home, where they ma...

Trump heads home after ‘tremendously successful’ Asia trip
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 04:29

U.S. President Donald Trump headed for home Tuesday following an extensive tour of Asia that he said had been “tremendously successful” an...

This Singaporean novelist publishes books in the UK to get more people reading back home
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 01:12

A determined Singaporean publisher set out on an audacious quest for Booker Prize success in the hope of changing his country’s lack of appreciatio...

Hurricanes boost Home Depot sales
  • Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:24

Quarterly profit and sales shot higher at the largest U.S. home improvement chain as customers stocked up on emergency products and rebuilding materia...

Turnbull arriving home to new leadership test over same-sex marriage
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 20:45

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull arrives back in Australia in time for the release of the same-sex marriage survey result, in what is shaping up to be ...

Use Google Home as your family dinner bell with Broadcast - CNET
  • Tue, 14 Nov 2017 02:37

The Broadcast feature for the Google Assistant launches today, so you can let everyone know it's time to eat with a simple command. CNET News

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