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on 24 July 2012 09:00:04 AM. © ThinkProgress
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- Home prices in the 2nd quarter rose from the same period last year for the first time since 2007, according to one index. [Wall Street Journal]
- Moody’s lowered its outlook on Germany’s credit rating amid new fears about the European debt crisis. [Washington Post]
- Enrollment has dropped in half of the nation’s largest school districts, forcing layoffs and school closures. [New York Times]
- Congress is pressing the New York Fed for details of its knowledge of the Libor rate-rigging scandal. [New York Times]
- With no immediate plan to pass a farm bill, the House may seek emergency aid to help farmers make it through the current drought, a top Republican says. [Politico]
- The Obama administration unveiled a form to make it easier for students to better compare college financial aid offers. [Reuters]
- The number of California homes entering foreclosure has dropped to a five-year low. [Los Angeles Times]
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