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How to navigate homebuying this spring as competition surges

By Michelle Fox, Published Sat, Apr 10 202110:26 AM EDT

Prospective buyers visit an open house for sale in Alexandria, Virginia.
Jonathan Ernst | Reuters

When pandemic life began to feel too tight inside the one-bedroom apartment Taryn Orellana shared with her husband, Antonio, she knew they had to move.

In October, the couple decided to buy their first home in Lakewood, Calif. It was harder than they imagined.

“There were periods of desperation, where we would make offers on houses and we weren’t even sure if this one was ‘the one,’” said 37-year-old Orellana, a nurse practitioner.

Source: How to navigate homebuying this spring as competition surges

Supreme Court rules for Google in Oracle copyright fight over Android

Published Mon, Apr 5 202110:06 AM EDT, Updated Mon, Apr 5 202111:25 AM EDT

By Tucker Higgins

Larry Page, chief executive officer of Google Inc., right, speaks to the media while arriving at court in San Jose, California, U.S., on Monday, Sept. 19, 2011.
Ryan Anson | Bloomberg | Getty Images

Oracle had claimed to be owed as much as $9 billion, while Google claimed that its use of the code was covered under the doctrine of fair use.

Source: Supreme Court rules for Google in Oracle copyright fight over Android