Crist accused of trading money for judges

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) Charlie Crist, the former Republican governor of Florida now seeking his old seat as a Democrat, has received the worst type of attention at the start of more…

The next weak nuclear link?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Almost three years on from the Fukushima nuclear disaster and safety concerns about the expansion of nuclear power plants, especially in developing economies, run high. "Sitting here more…

California drought to lower hydro generation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) The record drought in California will cut into the availability of water for hydropower generation in the coming months, according to the Energy Information Administration. Nearly 60% more…

Sen. Warren wants post office to offer banking services

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Digital Journal) Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren proposed that post offices should offer non-bank financial services to help the underserved. According to Boston, Warren backs a proposed idea of more…

What's so special about $1 million?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I've heard you say many times you shouldn't buy a brand-new car unless you have a net worth of $1 million. What's so special about a more…

Subway removing yoga-mat chemical from bread

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Chicago Tribune) Subway said it will stop using azodiacarbonamide, a chemical used in the production of foamed plastics like yoga mats and rubber-soled shoes, in its bread. "We more…

Drought threatens U.S. fracking industry

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Phys.org) The two years of drought in the central United States is placing strains on the water-intense oil and gas fracking industry, according to a new study Wednesday. more…

Obamacare kills 2.5 million jobs?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Forbes) One of the precepts of Obamacare is that all employees ought to have affordable health coverage. That's a laudable goal, but the details have become more than more…