A house under foreclosure that will soon be auctioned in Las Vegas. The Obama administration's foreclosure prevention efforts were blasted this week in a report from a federal auditor. Mark Ralston/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Obama's Foreclosure Prevention Efforts Criticized
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John and Nancy Longval say they've had a hard time working with their lender, CitiMortgage, on a loan modification. Chris Arnold/NPR hide caption

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Housing Advocates Seek Foreclosure Options
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Fannie, Freddie Bailout Continues To Cost Taxpayers
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Foreclosure Chaos May Upend Homebuyer's Dream
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John and Nancy Longval are on the verge of getting a loan modification after petitioning their lender, CitiMortgage, for two years. Chris Arnold/NPR hide caption

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Mediation Effort Aims To Untangle Foreclosure Mess
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Is Economy's Partial Recovery Enough For Voters?
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Major U.S. Banks Investigated For Foreclosure Fraud
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Congress Weighs Big Homeowner Refinancing Plan
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Some economists want the government to automatically refinance homeowners to prevent further foreclosures. Joe Raedle/Getty Images hide caption

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Remedy For Foreclosures Has Economists Divided
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Advocates Charge Foreclosure Process Is Still Broken
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Whither Small Businesses? The Debate Over Tax Cuts
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Low In Supply, Used Cars Costing Drivers More
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Mixed Reaction To Obama's Business Tax-Break Plan
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The SawStop saw can sense a slight electrical current that human fingers (and hot dogs) create. When it senses the current, the saw triggers a safety brake, which stops the blade in less than 5/1,000th of a second. Courtesy of SawStop hide caption

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Sharp Edge: One Man's Quest To Improve Saw Safety
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High School Homebuilders Get More Than Education
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