Walmart health plan cheaper than Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) New Obamacare health insurance enrollees may feel a pang of envy when they eye the coverage plans offered by Walmart to its employees. For many years, the giant discount retailer more…

Sandusky fights for Penn State pension

by -NO AUTHOR- -- HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — Jerry Sandusky's campaign from behind bars to have his Penn State pension restored will go before a hearing examiner in Harrisburg this week, more than more…

Senate to vote on jobless aid

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) After freezing temperatures and travel woes forced a one-day delay, the Senate is scheduled to take a key first vote Tuesday on a temporary extension of more…

Tell IRS to stop harassing conservatives

by Bob Unruh -- [ooyala code="VsaGlsajpS0SPa76trskE5EbXmCLcPL0" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] A huge grassroots organization is urging its constituents and others to tell the Internal Revenue Service to stop formalizing the "persecution" of conservative groups. As more…

Happy waitress gets astounding tip

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SHINE.YAHOO) — The happiest server at Cracker Barrel in Lincoln, Nebraska, walked away from work with even more to smile about after receiving a life-changing tip last week. more…

Yellen confirmed as new head of Fed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — WASHINGTON — The Senate confirmed Janet L. Yellen as the chairwoman of the Federal Reserve, marking the first time that a woman has led the country’s more…

Selling social-media clicks now big business

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) Celebrities, businesses and even the U.S. State Department have bought bogus Facebook likes, Twitter followers or YouTube viewers from offshore "click farms," where workers tap, tap, tap the thumbs more…

Spectacular crop-circle mystery solved!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="1hMmJlajpx-hwQjI3jkFOgMx7UhVru4b" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Crop circles remain one of the mysteries of the ages. What causes them and what do they mean? The latest spectacular example of a crop more…

Lawyers in wigs take to the picket line

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LONDON (AP) — Hundreds of British lawyers — many dressed in traditional white curled wigs and black gowns — swapped courtrooms for picket lines Monday to protest planned more…

U.S. seeks to keep dollars flowing to Nigeria

by Steve Peacock -- The successful provision of $1.2 billion in Nigerian-assistance programs requires heightened attention to the security of U.S. mission and contractor personnel, the Obama administration concluded. Increased safety is more…