Shell exec says world not running out of oil

by Jerome R. Corsi -- Shell U.S. President John Hofmeister John Hofmeister, the Houston-based president of Shell Oil's U.S. operations, expressed doubt about the validity of peak oil theory in an appearance on more…

Discrimination case over restaurant sign dropped

by Jerome R. Corsi -- A Philadelphia restaurant has been cleared of a discrimination complaint triggered by the owner's sign telling patrons, "This is America. When ordering, please speak English." "This is a more…

What's America's real inflation rate?

by Jerome R. Corsi -- Why is it that the federal government says the U.S. has virtually no inflation – less that 2 percent – but everything keeps getting more expensive, especially food more…

Dow loses 300 points

by Jerome R. Corsi -- In the wake of Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson's stunning announcement that America's economy is in "sharp decline," the Dow Jones Industrial Average ended yesterday with a dramatic 3-digit more…

Mexican official says NAFTA includes superhighways

by Jerome R. Corsi -- While President Bush and other U.S. officials have derided fears of a NAFTA superhighway as merely conspiracy theory, a Mexican transportation expert contends the trade agreement includes plans more…

U.S. Treasury fears Islamic strings on investments

by Jerome R. Corsi -- The U.S. Treasury is struggling with how to handle any political or Islamic ramifications as Persian Gulf sovereign wealth funds look to make substantial investments in capital-poor American more…

U.S. loses No. 1 ranking as dollar drops

by Jerome R. Corsi -- The European Union has overtaken the U.S. as the world's No. 1 economy due to the continued dramatic fall of the dollar, according to a Reuters report. The more…

Fed abandons dollar in new round of rate cuts

by Jerome R. Corsi -- Wall Street opened Monday nearly 200 points down after a weekend in which Bear Stearns, the 85 year-old securities firm, and Carlyle Capital Corp., an investment fund run more…

State Department advances 'North American Union'

by Jerome R. Corsi -- U.S. State Department WASHINGTON -- A largely unreported meeting held at the State Department discussed integration of the U.S., Mexico and Canada in concert with a move toward more…

Mexican truck drivers take English exam in Spanish

by Jerome R. Corsi -- Mary Peters Mexican truck drivers allowed to travel throughout the U.S. under a Bush administration demonstration project may not be proficient in English, despite Department of Transportation assurances more…