Toyota hit with $3 million verdict in lawsuit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) -- Toyota Motor Corp. must pay $3 million in a lawsuit claiming a defect in a Camry caused the vehicle to unintentionally accelerate, leading to an accident more…

Soros joins 'Ready for Hillary' team

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Liberal billionaire George Soros is lending his name to the “Ready for Hillary” super PAC, donating $25,000 to become a co-chair of the group’s National Finance Committee more…

Reid: 'Everybody ... willing to pay more' taxes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="5lbGdkZzp660HnvrpzO55OnmE98571ui" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (Weekly Standard) Senate majority leader Harry Reid says that "Everybody" is "willing to pay more" taxes. He said so in an interview with a Nevada more…

Most amass debt faster than saving for retirement

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) A majority of Americans with 401(k)-type savings accounts are accumulating debt faster than they are setting aside money for retirement, further undermining the nation’s troubled system more…

Feds hid spending during government shutdown

by Steve Peacock -- The Obama administration during the partial government shutdown concealed a plan to funnel millions into yet another project in Afghanistan, where U.S. taxpayers are helping farmers grow wheat more…

Ghost in the machine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Coeur d'Alene Press) In the spirit of Halloween, The Coeur d'Alene Press asked North Idahoans to share their haunted tales. Wednesday, the paper heard from one very interesting more…