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Case-Shiller Home Price Growth Slows As San Francisco Bubble Continues To Deflate

Amid a slew of mixed housing data (weak starts, permits; rebound in existing sales at record median prices), S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller reports that home price growth slowed to just 0.28% MoM (the weakest since Aug 2016), considerably worse than the average seasonal slowdown. Home prices fell from the prior month in Cleveland, Boston, San Francisco, Washington, and Tampa, Florida. Year-over-year gains also slowed to just 5.67%, missing expectations. 

Execution By Firing Squad: The Militarized Police State Opens Fire

"While it still technically remains legal to own a firearm in America, possessing one can now get you pulled over, searched, arrested, subjected to all manner of surveillance, treated as a suspect without ever having committed a crime, shot at and killed."

NTSB Absolves Tesla's "Autopilot" In Death Of Former Navy SEAL

In what looks like vindication for Elon Musk and Tesla’s autopilot software, the National Transportation Safety Board has ruled that a fatal crash involving a Tesla Model S sedan that occurred in Florida last year was the result of human error.

The Long, Sordid Saga Of Cuban Drug Trafficking & US Looking The Other Way

"Today we are left with an international outlaw regime in Cuba, recognized as legitimate by the U.S. government, that has undermined our allies in Europe by helping to send huge shipments of drugs to their countries.  Some very important people in our government knew this and said nothing.  That is not how a friend treats friends."