No balanced budget, no pay for Senate

by Greg Corombos -- Recent polls suggest former Michigan Secretary of State Terri Lynn Land is trailing Democrat Rep. Gary Peters in the state's open U.S. Senate race, but Land says she more…

Former Fox News anchor Terry Keenan dies at 53

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Former Fox News anchor Terry Keenan died late Thursday, according to The Hollywood Reporter. In a statement to Mediaite.com, Keenan's sister, Linda, said the former anchor more…

Car batteries may soon last 1,000 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Grist) A group of Swedish researchers just discovered an unconventional way to give new life to rechargeable Lithium-ion batteries: with pine resin and alfalfa seeds. This has green more…

Russian ruble plunges to new all-time low

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Russia's ruble slumped to a new all-time low on Friday as the economic fall-out from the Ukraine crisis and lower oil prices caused the finance minister more…

Banker suicides return

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Zero Hedge) The summer, thankfully, has been largely bereft of the dismal trend of bankers committing suicide, but as Bloomberg reports, Thierry Leyne, a French-Israeli banker and partner more…

Gohmert: If Obama orders amnesty, cut off funds

by Greg Corombos -- New reporting shows the Obama administration released illegal aliens accused of violent crimes, including murder, despite various officials repeatedly insisting only those with very minor infractions were set free more…

IRS target: 'This isn't where story ends'

by Greg Corombos -- A federal judge has dismissed two lawsuits filed against the Internal Revenue Service and Lois Lerner by 40 conservative organizations that claim they were harassed by the government more…

Stocks rally to day's highs amid earnings cheer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks climbed on Friday, adding to weekly gains, as quarterly results from companies including Microsoft and Procter & Gamble inspired investor enthusiasm. "It's largely about the more…