Freshpet hits pay dirt on Wall Street

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NewJersey.com) The gradual humanizing of Fido and Kitty — now more likely to be named Samuel and Reba — has paid off for fresh, refrigerated pet food maker more…

World's largest solar plant seeks taxpayer bailout

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FoxNews) After already receiving a controversial $1.6 billion construction loan from U.S. taxpayers, the wealthy investors of a California solar power plant now want a $539 million federal more…

Greenspan: 'Gold is currency'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZeroHedge) For some reason, the Council of Foreign Relations, where ex-Fed-Chief Alan Greenspan spoke last week, decided the following discussion should be left out of the official transcript. more…

Records broken in 3rd week of gains for Dow, S&P

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks wavered on Friday, with the S&P 500 and Dow industrials setting their loftiest finishes, after data had the U.S. economy producing less-than-expected jobs in October more…

Obama doubles down on U.S. troops in Iraq

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_1284835" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Peshmerga fighters to get U.S. help[/caption] WASHINGTON – President Obama has authorized the Defense Department to send an additional 1,500 troops to Iraq, which more…

Reid vows renewed attack on Koch brothers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Democrats are doubling down on their attacks against the Koch brothers. Prompted by Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, Democrats spent millions of dollars spotlighting Republican ties to more…

Teachers unions spent big, lost big

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON FREE BEACON) The nation’s largest teachers unions blew about $60 million of their members’ money on the disastrous 2014 midterms elections. The record-breaking campaigns waged by the more…

Study: Not all college work boosts future earnings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) A short-term college certificate, for a very specific job-training program like how to use computers for office work, probably won't help students earn more money in more…