1.3 million to lose unemployment benefits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — The nation's long-term unemployed will be cut off from federal unemployment benefits on Saturday, even as President Obama offers his support to two senators proposing to more…

More tanning salons than McDonald's in Florida

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) There are more tanning salons than McDonald's restaurants in the state of Florida, the Miami Herald reported. In a study published in the journal JAMA Dermatology, more…

India gold tax threatens wedding tradition

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) With India's wedding season in full swing, the glass sales counters in Mumbai's famed Zhaveri gold bazaars are crowded with customers eyeing elaborate headpieces, nose rings more…

Target confirms customer PINs taken in breach

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PC World) Target has confirmed that hackers obtained customer debit card PINs (personal identification numbers) in the massive data breach suffered by the retailer during the busy holiday more…

Hospice firms draining billions from Medicare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Hospice patients are expected to die: The treatment focuses on providing comfort to the terminally ill, not finding a cure. To enroll a patient, two doctors more…

Here comes Obamacare tax avalanche

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Human Events) At its core, ObamaCare is three things: a massive expansion of Medicaid; a set of complex mandates to control both insurance providers and customers; and the more…

Obamacare: Older workers could pay 25% of income

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Investors Business Daily) Like a hiker who has overlooked several "Danger: cliff ahead" signs, the Obama administration stepped back suddenly last week, delaying the individual mandate for those more…

Depreciation hits e-cars hard

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) Plug-in electric cars may be cutting-edge technology, but an analysis suggests that most will depreciate more dramatically over five years than their conventional counterparts. Some of more…

Debtors' prisons make comeback in America

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) As if out of a Charles Dickens novel, people struggling to pay overdue fines and fees associated with court costs for even the simplest traffic infractions more…