Deal leaves charities', NGOs' fears unresolved

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Denver Post) The fiscal cliff agreement passed late last night extends some much-needed benefits and tax breaks, but looming spending cuts leave minority and poverty-stricken communities in limbo. more…

Colorado's 1st marijuana den shut down

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Denver Post) The first recreational pot den to open in Colorado has already closed its doors, after a dispute with its landlord. The White Horse Inn, in the more…

Roubini: America still doesn't get it

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) Last night the House of Representatives voted 257-167 to pass the fiscal cliff bill. Many have pointed out that president Obama has come out the winner, more…

Al Jazeera buys Al Gore's Current TV

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) Al Jazeera on Wednesday completed a deal to take over Current TV, the low-rated cable channel that was founded by Al Gore and his business more…

Dem braintrust: 'The Case for Death Panels'

by Aaron Klein -- Providing health care to younger people offers “better value” since the elderly are “not going to live very long anyway,” contended a blogger for the liberal Slate magazine. more…

Now radio waves coming from your faucet?

by Bob Unruh -- You've heard about concerns over smart meters that transmit intimate details of power consumption by radio waves, as well as the related dangers from the transmissions from cell more…

Tax breaks for rum, algae, Hollywood

by Taylor Rose -- WASHINGTON – Hundreds of millions of dollars in "tax credits" were loaded into the Democrats' final "fiscal cliff" bill, which passed the House yesterday. "The deal as it more…