Immigration activists launch attack on SPLC

by Bob Unruh -- The Southern Poverty Law Center famously smeared Dr. Ben Carson, a former GOP candidate for president and one of the most admired men in America, when it listed more…

Dow closes above 19,000 as stocks hit record highs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. equities closed higher on Tuesday, hitting new all-time highs, as investors digested housing data and kept an eye on President-elect Donald Trump's policy agenda. The more…

Customers sue Chipotle over 300-calorie burrito

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KTLA) — Chipotle's chorizo burrito as diet food? If you read the description of the menu item, available since October, you certainly wouldn't think so: It packs chicken, more…

Actress refuses to go nude, sued for $10 million

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE WRAP) — Amber Heard has been slapped with a $10 million breach-of-contract lawsuit over her upcoming film London Fields, with the film’s producers claiming she failed to more…

Starbucks jacks up prices again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILLY.COM) Starbucks (SBUX) may have just given its legion of caffeine addicts a nice early holiday gift -- another price increase. It's not too hard to figure out more…

Existing home sales hit nearly 10-year high

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) Existing homes sold at the fastest pace in nearly 10 years last month despite persistently skimpy supplies as faster wage gains and low mortgage rates motivated more…

Macy's set to close more stores

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BIZ JOURNALS) Cincinnati-based department store giant Macy's Inc. will begin closing some of the 100 stores it plans to shutter by early 2017 before this year is up. more…

House to court: Hold off on Obamacare lawsuit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Attorneys for the House of Representatives have asked a federal appeals court to put their lawsuit over certain Obamacare payments on ice until President-elect Donald Trump more…

Dow eclipses 19,000 for 1st time in history

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) Get out the Dow 19,000 rally caps. The Dow Jones industrial average, arguably the world's best-known stock market gauge, crossed the 19,000 barrier in early trading more…

Jon Voight buys turkeys for stranger at Walmart

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC NEWS) Jon Voight showed a stranger an act of kindness Friday when he bought her Thanksgiving groceries. Sydney Gholston, 28, met the Academy Award-winning actor on Nov. more…