Allstate Corp. and Bank of America Corp.’s Countrywide subsidiary have settled a lawsuit over $700 million in devalued mortgage-backed securities. Terms of the accord weren’t revealed. Bank of America is resolving a series of lawsuits against Countrywide, the largest U.S. home-lender in the run-up to the housing market collapse and 2008 financial crisis, Bloomberg reports.
Five men were killed over the span of about four hours Saturday morning.
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The 27-year-old was attempting to provide service about 3:50 a.m. in the first block of West 57th Street when someone approached and opened fire, police said.
The 24-year-old was driving about 2:55 a.m. in the 5600 block of West Wilson Avenue when he was shot at, police said.
Five people were sitting on a porch about 3:05 a.m. in the 900 block of North Massasoit Avenue when a white SUV stopped and two males opened fire, Chicago police said.