Apocalypse now for another favorite retailer?

by Jim Fletcher -- The unthinkable may be looming for retail book giant Barnes & Noble, and plans for more store closings by year’s end are sending shockwaves through the publishing world. more…

Man gets vasectomy by mistake in surgery

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A man undergoing a minor operation was given a vasectomy by mistake. Doctors have tried to reverse the blunder, but the victim faces an anxious wait more…

Twitter hit as stocks finish sharply lower

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks declined sharply on Tuesday, a day after the Dow industrials and S&P 500 closed near record highs, as American International Group reported a decline more…

Office Depot closing 400 U.S. stores

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) -- Office Depot is planning to close at least 400 U.S. stores, as its merger with OfficeMax resulted in an overlap of retail locations more…

Hollywood rips Obama's trade strategy

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_821421" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Comedian Jay Leno, right, protesting Barack Obama's trade strategy"][/caption] NEW YORK – If it wasn't enough for Barack Obama that opposition by lawmakers in more…

Company bans homeschooled workers

by Bob Unruh -- An Indiana-based company has decided not to hire any homeschool graduates, withdrawing a job offer from one candidate after discovering he was home educated, according to the Home more…

Stewardess uniforms 'too revealing'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Cathay Pacific flight attendants want the Hong Kong airline to redesign their uniforms because they are too revealing and may provoke sexual harassment, a union said more…

Dow rebounds from triple-digit drop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks advanced on Monday, with the Dow industrials coming back from a triple-digit deficit, as an upbeat read of the U.S. services sector countered concern more…

U.S. to unleash IRS on Russian banks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — As the United States attempts to punish Russia for its actions in Ukraine, the Treasury Department is deploying an economic weapon that could prove more costly more…