Secret $10 billion missile shield a flop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Leaders of the U.S. Missile Defense Agency were effusive about the new technology. It was the most powerful radar of its kind in the world, they more…

Tech titans look to defy death

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Seated at the head of a table for 12 with a view of the city’s soaring skyline, Peter Thiel was deep in conversation with his guests, more…

'Gay' cakes protected, anti-'gay' cakes not

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Colorado Civil Rights Division, which earlier ruled a Christian bakery could not refuse to make a wedding cake for a "same-sex" marriage, has denied any discrimination took more…

'Everyone's scared of their own shadow'

by Greg Corombos -- In 2014, Rep. Dave Brat, R-Va., unseated the sitting House majority leader of his own party. Now, he's taking the fight for fiscal responsibility and immigration enforcement to more…

Bank sues bridal shop where Ebola-nurse shopped

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Cleveland Plain-Dealer) FirstMerit Bank is suing Coming Attractions Bridal and Formal, the store where Ebola survivor Amber Vinson infamously shopped in October 2014, to force repayment of a more…

Expert: Crude oil could hit $15 by year end

by Mark Leibovit -- Editor's note: Mark Leibovit is one of the investment world's top-rated gold timers, and helps investors anticipate and benefit from both the ups and the downs of the more…

Economic slump overtakes job market

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Following news the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta's forecast of GDP growth dropped to zero April 1, the Bureau of Labor Statistics reported the number of Americans 16 more…

Carly Fiorina blasts Apple's Tim Cook as hypocrite

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Former Hewlett-Packard chief Carly Fiorina on Thursday blasted Apple CEO Tim Cook's opposition to Indiana's religious freedom law as "hypocrisy." Fiorina, a potential 2016 GOP presidential more…

Futures sharply lower on jobs data miss

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stock index futures plunged on Good Friday after the nonfarm payrolls came in far below expectations at 126,000. "This jobs report might anticipate a sooner than more…

Mike Pence accused of gutting religious freedom law

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1865745" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Indiana Gov. Mike Pence[/caption] Indiana Republican Gov. Mike Pence, facing widespread pressure from "gay" activists and business owners, signed a clarification of the much-discussed more…