Border Patrol officials say the driver in Tuesday’s crash near Holtville, California, that left 13 people dead may have entered the U.S. through a breach in an older border wall section. It appears two vehicles loaded with migrants illegally entered the U.S. from Mexico through the breach. At about 6:05 a.m. on March 2, Border Patrol agents in the El Centro Sector found a 10-foot breach in the International Boundary Fence between Mexico and the United States. Officials told Breitbart Texas on Wednesday the breach occurred in an older section of fencing. A few minutes later, agents reviewed surveillance video and observed two SUVs leaving the area near the breach, according to information obtained from El Centro Sector Border Patrol officials. Two human smuggling vehicles appeared to have entered the United States through a breach in the border barrier east of Dale City, California. (Photo: U.S. Border Patrol/El Centro Sector) Shortly before the discovery of the breach, El … [Read more...] about CBP: Crash Killing 13 Migrants May Be Linked to Breach in Old California Border Wall
Rents in Denver have fallen during the pandemic, according to a recent market report, but that doesn’t mean apartment developers are any less keen on a city that was a hot spot for rent growth before COVID-19 came calling. In fact, the number of would-be apartments in the planning pipeline for the metro area hit a record 46,000 in December, according to Denver data firm Apartment Insights. The X Company, the Chicago-based developer behind the X Denver apartment tower that is inching toward completion after nearly three years of construction just north of Coors Field at 3100 Inca St., embodies that enthusiasm for the Mile High City even in the face of shifting consumer preferences. X Denver offers traditional studio and one-bedroom apartments inside its 12-story, 455-apartment frame, but the X Company also allows people to rent individual bedrooms with private bathrooms in two-, three- and four-bedroom “co-living” apartments with shared kitchens and common areas. Tenants can … [Read more...] about The X Denver apartment building is all about shared community space. Will it and other new projects succeed in the pandemic?
First-time homebuyers don’t need another report telling them how hard it is to get a foot in the door, but metro Denver continues to rank as one of the least affordable housing markets outside either coast, according to a new study from NerdWallet . If that weren’t bad enough, a 32% decline in available listings between the third and fourth quarters was the largest drop of any major metro . But buyers did get a break from a 2% decline in the average list price, which fell from $536,378 in the third quarter to $524,387 in the fourth in metro Denver. The NerdWallet study looked at what multiple of median household income a first-time buyer would have to spend to purchase a home at the average listing price in the 50 largest U.S. metros during the fourth quarter. “The affordability ratio is really a buyer’s tool, to gauge whether a home is a realistic target quickly. Looking at homes three times your income has been generally considered a good place to start, but none of the 50 … [Read more...] about Denver housing market remains a tough nut to crack for first-time buyers
LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) – Three people suffered minor injuries after an SUV crashed into a homeless encampment in Brentwood while people were asleep inside it early Thursday morning. A driver crashed into a homeless encampment in the Brentwood neighborhood in Los Angeles. March 4, 2021. (CBSLA) The crash occurred at around 12:30 a.m. in the 11500 block of West San Vicente Boulevard, near Los Angeles National Veterans Park, according to the L.A. Fire Department. Three people were treated at the scene for minor injuries, but were not taken to a hospital, the fire department said. John Schwartz told CBSLA he was asleep when he was awoken to find an SUV inside his tent. “I am looking at a car one foot away from my foot…I heard screaming inside the car,” Schwartz said. The driver was not arrested and investigators do not believe alcohol was a factor in the crash, but speed may have been, a Los Angeles police spokesperson told CBSLA at the scene. The collision damaged a … [Read more...] about Driver Slams Into Homeless Encampment In Brentwood
close Video Fox News Flash top headlines for March 3 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. Syracuse men’s basketball coach Jim Boeheim apparently didn’t learn from the fallout Duke ’s Mike Krzyzewski received from his own incident when he got mixed up with a student reporter earlier this season. Boeheim found himself in hot water after Wednesday night’s 64-54 victory over Clemson . The legendary basketball coach criticized a reporter’s height after a question during his media availability. The Athletic's Matthew Gutierrez asked a question about the "defensive growth" of Quincy Guerrier and Alan Griffin down the stretch, according to USA Today . CLICK HERE FOR MORE SPORTS COVERAGE ON FOXNEWS.COM "I think they're getting better, they still make some mistakes and that's normal," Boeheim replied. "I think our whole team has gotten better, but it hasn't been as good as we needed it … [Read more...] about Syracuse’s Jim Boeheim chides reporter’s height during postgame press conference