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MINNEAPOLIS - During the darkest days of the housing crisis, counselors for the Homeownership Preservation Foundation, or HPF, were fielding thousands of calls every month from people across the country who were on the verge, or in the throes, of a mortgage nightmare.

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Clapton guitar auctioned for $45,000

A guitar owned by British singer-songwriter Eric Clapton has sold at auction for $45,000 and the proceeds will be used to pay the medical bills of a well-known Texas musician whose wife recently died of leukemia.

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The vicious debt trap of payday loans

Elliott J. Clark, 65, of Kansas City, MO, spent five years caught in the debt trap of payday loan interest when his wife's broken ankle began his high-interest cycle trap.
David Eulitt deulitt@kcstar.com
The vicious debt trap of payday loans 4:16

The vicious debt trap of payday loans

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Cheap gas, big savings in Kansas City

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Sanders pays surprise morning visit to Kansas delegates

Bernie Sanders pays Kansas delagates a surprise breakfast visit 5:40

Bernie Sanders pays Kansas delagates a surprise breakfast visit