The next bubble – and its pop

by John Stossel -- They're doing it again! When the last housing bubble burst, politicians blamed "greedy banks." They said mortgage companies lent money recklessly, making loans to people with dubious credit, more…

IRS chief to GOP: You can't abolish us

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) — The IRS commissioner on Tuesday brushed aside GOP proposals to abolish his agency, insisting the U.S. would have to have a tax collector one way more…

Dow off triple digits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed lower on Tuesday, giving back some of Monday's major gains, as investors eyed mixed economic data and the end of the first quarter. more…

Facebook accused of tracking all users

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — A new report claims that Facebook secretly installs tracking cookies on users’ computers, allowing them to follow users around the internet even after they’ve left the more…

VA chief misses 80 days, still collects $179,000

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONEXAMINER) — DeWayne Hamlin, the top official of the Department of Veterans Affairs' Puerto Rico hospital, was absent from the hospital some 80 days in a one-year period, more…

IRS ignoring 60% of taxpayer calls

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) — IRS Commissioner John Koskinen said Tuesday that service at his agency has gotten so bad that they are ignoring more than 60 percent of taxpayers’ more…

World may run out of minable gold in 20 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MARKETWATCH) — In another two decades, rare commodities may become seriously scarce. According to Goldman Sachs, the world has about 20 years’ worth each of known minable reserves more…

Mike Pence: 'I abhor discrimination'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="JidjJhdDqftFEkYnjI9v_WK1RPpA3-8k" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Indiana Gov. Mike Pence took to national airwaves Tuesday to defend his state's newly enacted religious freedom law, saying bluntly: Hoosiers aren't biased against "gays," more…

Marco Rubio: I stand with Indiana

by Cheryl Chumley -- [ooyala code="xwbzFhdDrzzvNyJp4tsj0Goee71zEykD" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. – who just said he will make an announcement about his White House aspirations April 13 – confirmed he stands by more…