Al-Jazeera America sues former VP Gore

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Al Jazeera America is suing former Vice President Al Gore and Joel Hyatt, the former owners of the TV network that became Al Jazeera America. The more…

Alibaba launches biggest IPO in U.S. history

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Alibaba (BABA) is officially the biggest U.S. initial public offering of all time. When market makers at the New York Stock Exchange finally gave the OK more…

Joan Rivers from grave: 'I bought an iPhone!'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON GUARDIAN) Comic legend Joan Rivers has been dead for over a week now, but apparently that hasn’t stopped the Fashion Show star being chuffed to bits with her new iPhone 6-feet-under. more…

Busch Gardens ditches severed heads, apologizes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HUFFINGTON POST) Busch Gardens has removed headless figures and severed heads from the Halloween display at its Williamsburg, Va. theme park after some people complained they were a more…

Japan to resume whaling in Antarctic

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) The Japanese government has vowed to restart its controversial whaling programme in the Antarctic next year. The move comes despite the International Whaling Commission's vote on Thursday more…

Boehner: Immigration 'reform' will boost economy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) It wasn’t part of the jobs message he planned to pitch, but Speaker John Boehner said Thursday that immigration reform would help boost the economy. “Immigration more…

Winery fined $115,000 for using volunteers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (San Jose Mercury News) A small-time vintner's use of volunteer workers has put him out of business after the state squeezed him like a late-summer grape for $115,000 more…

Harry Reid promises post-election tax increase

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (National Review) Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid (D., Nev.) is determined to pass an internet sales tax bill after the election, as well as legislation that would give more…