Loan sharks demand nude photos as guarantees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE GUARDIAN) — Shady internet lenders in China are reportedly coercing female college students to provide nude pictures of themselves as collateral – a loan-for-porn scheme that has more…

Obamacare premiums set to jump again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Premiums for popular low-cost medical plans under the federal health care law are expected to go up an average of 11 percent next year, said more…

'Finding Dory' has transgender stingray

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BREITBART) — Disney/Pixar’s upcoming film Finding Dory features a transgender stingray who transitions to become “Sting-Rhonda,” the film’s star Ellen DeGeneres revealed in an interview. The sequel to more…

Boeing makes 1st U.S. deal with Iran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN MONEY) Iran says it's reached a deal to buy passenger aircraft from U.S. plane maker Boeing. The announcement came Tuesday from Abbas Akhoundi, the Iranian minister of more…

Kansas to ignore Obama's transgender decree

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2088165" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama's transgender bathroom guidance has schools in an uproar.[/caption] The State Board of Education in Kansas voted unanimously to ignore President Obama's pressed more…

Court upholds Obama-backed 'net neutrality' rules

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals came down with a ruling Tuesday that upholds the White House-backed Federal Communications Commission's net neutrality regulations. The ruling was hailed by more…

Stocks drop amid decline in oil prices

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed lower Tuesday, amid declines in oil prices, as investors looked ahead to the conclusion of the Fed meeting and the U.K. vote on more…

Florida bank issues credit cards for use in Cuba

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIAMI.CBSLOCAL) — Hey adventurous tourists to Havanna, what’s in your wallet? Well it might not be “that” card, but it could soon be another. Pompano Beach-based Stonegate Bankwill more…