Dow, S&P close within 2% of all-time high

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed mixed Wednesday, amid sharp declines in Apple shares on disappointing earnings, as investors eyed the Fed statement. The Dow Jones industrial average and more…

Chicken McNuggets get healthy makeover

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MARKETWATCH) — McDonald’s Corp. said it is testing a Chicken McNuggets recipe in Portland, OR and Southwest Washington that has no artificial preservatives. The trial is part of more…

Cruz picks Carly Fiorina as VP

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — Ted Cruz formally named Carly Fiorina as his vice presidential running mate Wednesday -- a last-ditch move to regain momentum after being mathematically eliminated from winning more…

How amusement park goes Orthodox for Passover

by -NO AUTHOR- -- JACKSON, N.J. (JTA) – Pinchas Cohen spent most of Monday wandering around Six Flags Great Adventure under a blazing sun, wearing a knee-length black coat and carrying a more…

Franklin Graham brings God into bathroom wars

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2400775" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Franklin Graham[/caption] Franklin Graham, president of the Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and of the Christian international relief organization Samaritan's Purse, struck back hard on more…

France synagogue converting into mosque

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AGENCE FRANCE-PRESSE) — A synagogue in Marseille is to be converted into a mosque, reflecting demographic shifts in the southern French city, a Jewish leader has told AFP. more…