Sales of existing homes fell 2.6 percent in June, more sharply than industry analysts expected, the National Association of Realtors reported Thursday. The median house price from a year ago dropped 6.1 percent to $215,000.
A two-hour interrogation video of Osama bin Laden's former driver was the main defense evidence Wednesday in his trial in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. In the tape, made shortly after his November 2001 capture in Afghanistan, Salim Hamdan denies working for Al Qaeda.
The Navy sank plans for its once heralded "stealth destroyer" Wednesday when it ended a production run after just two of the $5 billion warships were built. The boat was designed to slip close to shore but was thought vulnerable to attack by land-based missiles.