China preparing its own bitcoin alternative

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Equities) After assembling a research team in 2014, the People’s Bank of China has done trial runs of its prototype cryptocurrency. That’s taking it a step closer to more…

Another obscene wealth-builder for the Obamas

by Jim Fletcher -- [caption id="attachment_4078911" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Former President Obama (Photo: Twitter)[/caption] Reports are that Barack and Michelle Obama will continue to use their taxpayer-funded lifestyle to enrich themselves. Penguin Random more…

Stocks close higher for the week

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Stocks posted weekly gains Friday, while Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen put an exclamation point on the possibility of a rate hike this month. "I think Janet more…

Lead ammo now OK for national parks, public lands

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_4191361" align="aligncenter" width="600"] On Thursday, U.S. Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke rides a horse to his first day on the job. Zinke was confirmed by the more…