Kyle Rittenhouse shooting: 19-year-old Wisconsin man charged with buying rifle used in Kenosha protest shooting

CHICAGO (WLS) — The mystery of how an assault rifle ended up in the hands of a suburban Chicago teenager during the Kenosha riot has been solved, according to police in Wisconsin, who have filed gun charges in the case that resulted in two murders.

Dominick Black, 19, of Kenosha, has been charged with illegally buying a gun used to kill two protesters in Kenosha. Black is charged with two counts of intentionally giving a dangerous weapon to a person under the age of 18, causing death.

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Authorities say Black bought the Smith & Wesson M&P 15 rifle on May 1 at a hardware store in Ladysmith, Wisconsin after being given cash for the purchased by Kyle Rittenhouse of Antioch, Illinois northwest of Chicago.

Rittenhouse wasn’t legally permitted to buy a gun because he wasn’t yet 18 years

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Denver-area home market breaks records again in October 2020

The median closing price for a detached single-family home in Denver was $519,900 in October, up 14.26% from a year ago.

DENVER — October marked a continuation of the main themes that have defined the for-sale housing market in the Denver metro since early summer: low inventory, steep competition and rising prices.

Active listings across both detached and attached single-family homes at the end of the month stood at 4,821, a record low for October by nearly 2,000 listings, according to Denver Metro Association of Realtors’ latest market trends report.

But that low level of inventory hasn’t yet slowed down the pace of sales. There were 5,984 closed transactions in October, a 16.33% year-over-year increase. November appears poised for another big month, with a record 6,141 pending transactions at the end of October.

The pressure among buyers to find a home in this market has resulted in an increase in

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Mexican Radio puts Schenectady property on the market

Mexican Radio, which began life as a tiny Manhattan restaurant in 1996 and grew to include locations in Hudson and Schenectady, has put its vast Schenectady property on the market, though the restaurant remains open.

The original Mexican Radio closed in 2017, and the Hudson location in August 2019 after 16 years.

Comprised of three connected brick buildings at the corner of State Street and Broadway, Mexican Radio covers a total of almost 28,000 square feet of interior space over three floors (two accessible to the public), plus a 3,000-square-foot patio area. Elaborately renovated, with an interior design and bold color scheme by Lori Selden, who founded and ran Mexican Radio with her husband, Mark Young, the property is for sale for $2.95 million, according to the listing. When it opened, in June 2014, Selden and Young told the Times Union the purchase and rehab had cost more than $4

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A Dream House in a Dollhouse

I wanted a dollhouse from the time I was a little girl—one of those two-story, open-in-the-front decorated houses to kneel in front of, imagining a special world within.  As much as my mother generously gifted me with items on my ‘wish lists’ throughout my childhood, I never had an official dollhouse with miniature furniture in each of the rooms and little inhabitants, all with their tiny matching clothing.  

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The author’s long-awaited dollhouse

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I could never justify purchasing a dollhouse as a young mother with three growing boys, boys who preferred cars, trucks, and Nintendo games.  “Yuck,” they said in unison. “Why would we want a dollhouse? Buy it for yourself, Mom, and then you can play with it.” (Which is what they said regarding dolls, so I have taken poetic license to transfer this statement to my dollhouse dreams).  My husband Paul reminded me that it was an

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Dept. Of Labor Has Restraining Order Against Watertown Contractor

WATERTOWN, MA — The U.S. Department of Labor obtained a temporary restraining order against two construction contractors and a representative of one of the companies to prevent retaliation or discrimination after the defendants began a campaign of alleged threats and retaliation against an employee who complained about not receiving overtime pay and requested money he was due.

The restraining order includes a contractor from Watertown. JKA Construction Inc., a carpentry contractor in Watertown, Mendes Candido Framers Corp., a framing contractor in Hudson, and Luiz Mauro Vilela Jr., Mendes Candido’s vice president and secretary are listed on the order.

The order enjoins them, and those acting on their behalf, from violating the Fair Labor Standards Act by retaliating or discriminating against any current or former employee.

The court’s action follows a U.S. Department of Labor Wage and Hour Division investigation that found that a carpenter – who worked for JKA, and

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Investors Set To Flex Their Muscles As 24/7 Gym Premises Comes Up For Sale


306
Gladstone Road, Gisborne

The land
and building housing a provincial branch of one of New
Zealand’s biggest gym and fitness centre operations –
along with a trio of inner-city apartments – have been
placed on the market for sale.

The two-storey premises
at 306 Gladstone Road in Gisborne’s central business
district is occupied on the street level portion by the
city’s Jetts 24-hour fitness operation, and encompasses an
800-square metre building sitting on 817 square metres of
freehold land – which includes substantial customer and
tenant car parking space.

With 56 clubs nationwide
Jetts 24-hour fitness operates a self-service style fitness
centre and gymnasium service – allowing members unlimited
24-hours a day/7-days a week facilities through an
electronic key card entry system.

Founded in the
Australian state of Queensland in 2007, Jetts now manages
franchise-owned and operated fitness

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CBRE Group Forms SPAC to Acquire Growth Company

CBRE CEO Robert Sulentic (Getty, iStock)

CBRE CEO Robert Sulentic (Getty, iStock)

Another major real estate firm is hopping on the SPAC bandwagon.

CBRE, the world’s largest real estate services firm, has formed a blank-check company, called CBRE Acquisition Holdings. The new special-purpose acquisition company is seeking to “identify and acquire a privately held company with significant growth potential” for a merger or acquisition, according to a regulatory filing. It’s aiming for a valuation of up to $400 million in an initial public offering.

“We believe we will be able to leverage the advantages that CBRE holds by virtue of its industry-leading position to not only source highly attractive acquisition candidates but also support the acquired company’s future growth,” the IPO filing states.

The new SPAC will be led by Bob Sulentic, president and CEO of CBRE Group, and William Concannon, CBRE’s global group president.

The new entity is eyeing businesses that are “providing products or

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Paying for Netflix or Amazon Prime could help you buy house

Paying for your own Netflix or Amazon Prime accounts could help you buy a house.

A string of payments for digital subscriptions and more will now be used to boost your credit score for the first time in the UK.

This means people forking out for streaming sites may find it easier to be accepted for everything from a new credit card to a mortgage.

The system is expected to help around 17 million people see their credit scores rise according to Experian.

The new service was is now being rolled out in the UK after originally being launched in America, reports The Mirror.

It means people who make regular payments for things like council tax, into savings accounts and for digital subscriptions can see that reflected on in their credit score.

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SLA HOMES LLC Rebrands for Greater Community Impact and Customer Engagement

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa., Nov. 9, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — SLA HOMES LLC has grown to become a recognized name in the real estate industry, providing innovative solutions to the people of the Tri-State area. In efforts to provide prospects and existing clients with an improved interactive experience, the real estate development and property management firm is undergoing updates to their website. The new website will offer the company’s comprehensive real estate services, with a user-friendly interface that allows clients to check property listings and get more information about the new “Money is not Currency, People Are” initiative.

We have been serving many property owners with a seamless service, from the development of properties to property management and in some cases, brokerage services. Our new website SLAHOMESLLC.BIZ will soon clearly show our full offerings and lets the marketplace know that we have a proven track record across real operational

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What Unmarried Couples Should Know About Buying a Home Together

KEY TAKEAWAYS

More unmarried couples may be considering buying a home together, particularly in quarantine. If you are thinking about buying a house with someone you aren’t married to, there are some financial and practical risks to think about. Here are three things to consider before buying a place together.

1. Who is signing on the dotted line?

You and your partner will need to decide who holds the title to the house, who takes on the mortgage and who itemizes their deductions on their tax returns. Talking to financial planners and lawyers can help the two of you decide whether it is smarter for one partner to take on the mortgage or whether splitting it makes more sense. Titling options include sole ownership, joint tenancy with rights of survivorship, or tenants in common. For younger couples, tenants in common tends to be the most common form of titling, as

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