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01-01-14 Marketplace - Heists, housing and Hendrix
Happy New Year! The year 2013 was one of diamond heists, data leaks and mass credit card theft. Will 2014 be the same? Rising home prices are a good thing, right? Not if you're trying to buy a house. A look at what's in store for home buyers in 2014 and beyond. Greece takes over as president of the European Union today. What does rock musician Jimi Hendrix have in common with Baroque composer George Frideric Handel? An address for starters, and now -- a museum.…read more