FEMA asks disabled in NYC to repay aid money

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (AP) — The residents of Belle Harbor Manor spent four miserable months in emergency shelters after Superstorm Sandy's floodwaters surged through their assisted-living center on New more…

Teen's food drive sets new world record

by -NO AUTHOR- -- TAMPA, FL (WFLA) - Zach Bonner, Feeding America Tampa Bay and Metropolitan Ministries has set a new Guinness World Record for the most food collected in a 24 hour more…

Freshpet hits pay dirt on Wall Street

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NewJersey.com) The gradual humanizing of Fido and Kitty — now more likely to be named Samuel and Reba — has paid off for fresh, refrigerated pet food maker more…

World's largest solar plant seeks taxpayer bailout

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FoxNews) After already receiving a controversial $1.6 billion construction loan from U.S. taxpayers, the wealthy investors of a California solar power plant now want a $539 million federal more…

Greenspan: 'Gold is currency'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZeroHedge) For some reason, the Council of Foreign Relations, where ex-Fed-Chief Alan Greenspan spoke last week, decided the following discussion should be left out of the official transcript. more…

Records broken in 3rd week of gains for Dow, S&P

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks wavered on Friday, with the S&P 500 and Dow industrials setting their loftiest finishes, after data had the U.S. economy producing less-than-expected jobs in October more…

Obama doubles down on U.S. troops in Iraq

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_1284835" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Peshmerga fighters to get U.S. help[/caption] WASHINGTON – President Obama has authorized the Defense Department to send an additional 1,500 troops to Iraq, which more…