U.S. stocks rally on positive housing data

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks rallied on Wednesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq halting a three-day losing run, after an upbeat report on new-home sales and as investors bet more…

Barry Manilow: 'I sing with dead people'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SHOWBIZ411) — Barry Manilow has recorded an album of duets with dead people. They are all dead. Dead, dead, dead. And he’s releasing it a few days before more…

Walmart to offer checking accounts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — Here comes Wal-Bank. After years of thwarted efforts to break into banking, Walmart is making its biggest foray yet into everyday financial services. Walmart, the nation’s more…

The others targeted by IRS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — It is now well known that the IRS targeted tea party organizations. What is less well known, but perhaps even more scandalous, is that the IRS more…

'Shemitah' starts at sundown: Are you ready?

by Leo Hohmann -- [ooyala code="wyajducDp9jkQ8reVQSXUTj4-DYH_aYp" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] The ancient principle of the "Shemitah" goes back 3,000 years to the time of Moses, but a rabbi from New Jersey is warning Americans to more…

Obama announces executive actions on climate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BREITBART) — President Obama announced a series of executive actions to fight climate change on Tuesday, during a speech to the United Nations Climate Summit in New York more…

Phony transactions in wake of Home Depot breach

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) — A large data breach at Home Depot Inc. has started to trigger fraudulent transactions that are rippling across financial institutions and, in some cases, more…

Rush Limbaugh accuses critics of mass deception

by -NO AUTHOR- --   [caption id="attachment_1155015" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Radio host Rush Limbaugh[/caption] A new petition campaign by the Democratic Congressional Campaign Committee calling on sponsors to end their relationship with talk-radio more…

Stocks fall amid global concerns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks declined on Tuesday, with the S&P 500 and Nasdaq falling for a third day, as investors weighed data illustrating a slowing global economy and more…

Michael Eisner sued for fraud over new TV show

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THEWRAP) — Former “Judge Judy” and “Judge Joe Brown” director Jerry Kupcinet has filed suit against Michael Eisner and his Tornante Company alleging breach of contract and fraud more…