Farmers fight for OK to repair own tractors

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LINCOLN JOURNAL STAR) Mick Minchow’s tractors are marvels of modern machinery. They have air conditioning, guidance systems, satellite radio and more sensors than he can shake a corn more…

Verizon to acquire Yahoo in $4.8 billion deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Verizon on Monday announced plans to acquire Yahoo for $4.83 billion. The deal ends months of uncertainty about Yahoo's future after the company announced plans to more…

RIP: Last VCRs ever will be made this month

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PCWorld) A company in Japan only recently realized it was time to stop making Video Home System machines—commonly known as VHS. Japan-based Funai announced earlier in July that more…

Kaine changes course on TPP after VP nod

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) The Democrats' vice presidential candidate, Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine, is reversing course on his support for the controversial Trans Pacific Partnership (TPP) a day after Hillary more…

Who loved free trade, Abe Lincoln or Karl Marx?

by Roger Simmermaker -- [caption id="attachment_1891005" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Abraham Lincoln[/caption] I received more than a few emails after my recent article "How Free Trade is Ruining America" basically asking "Okay, I get more…

Feds break up $1 billion Medicare scam in Miami

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Miami Herald) One of the state’s wealthiest healthcare operators was arrested Friday at his Miami Beach waterfront estate on charges of orchestrating the nation’s biggest Medicare fraud scheme more…