Lois Lerner held in contempt of Congress

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_670777" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="Lois Lerner"][/caption] On a largely party-line vote the House of Representatives voted 231-187 to hold former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner in contempt more…

Airline now charging for carry-ons

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hqOTB0bTowvDaP6hqO4QOCuZngBosaFf" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNBC) — Frontier Airlines, the ultra-low cost carrier, is not "nickel-and-diming" customers by charging them for carry-on bags, CEO David Siegel told CNBC on Monday. more…

Dow, S&P end up on Ukraine hopes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks pulled mostly higher on Wednesday, as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's testimony did nothing to rattle investors and after Russian President Vladimir Putin signaled more…

Rabbi in bizarre kidnap-for-divorce plot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWARK STAR-LEDGER) — TRENTON — A rabbi pleaded guilty today to masterminding a bizarre plot to lure an Israeli man to his Lakewood home where he was handcuffed, more…

Obama-Biden vacation tab reaches $40 million

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) The travel costs for vacations taken by the first family and the Bidens have reached over $40 million with the Air Force's revelation that two golf more…

Mandated $10 commencement fee to hear Pelosi

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAMPUSREFORM) — The University of California - Berkeley makes its students pay to attend their own graduation ceremony. Students who do not purchase the $10 tickets by Wednesday more…

Man ticketed for swerving around pothole

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9wcHRzbTpBSKzEPVTe_S68R8Wl06JW2z" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (KARE11) — ROSEMOUNT, Minn. - Allen Moe swerved to avoid a pothole near Shannon Parkway and Deerborn Path and was ticketed. Moe said he was more…

Pop music sales plummet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SHOWBIZ411) — Pop, pop pop music. Everyone used to want pop music. But now, not so much. With very little new product, and nothing at all from name more…

Harry Reid's enriching 'good old boys' network

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_592203" align="aligncenter" width="606" caption="Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., the Senate majority leader"][/caption] NEW YORK – At the center of a Nevada “good old boys” network of movers and more…