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February 4, 2013

The NAHB Design Committee has announced the winning team of its design competition held during IBS. Four teams competed to design a home for Laura Sellinger, a U.S. Air Force veteran who sustained a traumatic brain injury while serving in Iraq.

The National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Design Committee has announced the winning team of its first-ever live design competition held during the International Builders’ Show (IBS) last month in Las Vegas. Four teams competed to design a home for Laura Sellinger, a U.S. Air Force veteran who sustained a traumatic brain injury while serving in Iraq.

November 10, 2011

Home improvement retailer Lowe’s has agreed to settle a Justice Department claim that it terminated an employee without just cause after he returned from serving in the Iraq War. The consent decree, which still requires approval by a U.S. District Court in Portland, Ore., requires that Lowe’s pay the employee, Matthew King, $45,000 for back pay and liquidated damages.

Lowe’s did not respond to a request for comments.

September 11, 2007

HFOT broke ground on its first home in 2005 and has since completed homes for...

August 26, 2007

On a rainy Sunday afternoon in early June, a couple hundred people gathered on a...