Warnings for deck safety after Va. family hurt in collapse

Members of a Northern Virginia family are recovering after the deck of a North Carolina beachfront home collapsed. Experts say there are ways to make sure rental homes are safe for your family. See photos of the property.

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Exclusive: CAOs feel the pressure to get more bang for the buck

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