Small-business optimism surges by most since 1980

by -NO AUTHOR- -- () — Optimism among America’s small businesses soared in December by the most since 1980 as expectations about the economy’s prospects improved dramatically in the aftermath of the more…

Feds grapple with human consumption of GM animals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PRODUCER) The House of Commons agriculture committee has recommended greater regulatory transparency when evaluating genetically modified animals for human consumption. However, it stopped short of recommending mandatory labeling more…

Sessions pledges to recuse self from Hillary probe as AG

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_3078384" align="aligncenter" width="596"] President-elect Donald Trump and attorney general nominee Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala.[/caption] WASHINGTON – Sen. Dianne Feinstein, D-Calif., expressed concern that, as attorney general, nominee more…

Dogs raised for meat head to new homes in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WONJU, South Korea (Reuters) - "You're OK, you're OK," Lola Webber, a campaign manager with the Humane Society International (HSI), whispers to a lab-mix puppy, cradling her in more…

Payday for anchorwoman who accused O'Reilly of sex harassment

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_4028551" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Juliet Huddy, formerly of Fox News[/caption] A former anchorwoman for the Fox News Channel has reportedly settled a sexual harassment claim against network superstar more…