Supreme Court extends whistleblower protections

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWSDAY) The Supreme Court ruled Tuesday that whistle-blower protections in a federal law passed in response to the Enron financial scandal apply broadly to employees of publicly traded more…

Former IRS official invokes 5th again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Jerome Corsi and Garth Kant [caption id="attachment_661897" align="alignright" width="364" caption="Lois Lerner taking oath at House hearing Wednesday (WND photo)"][/caption] WASHINGTON, D.C. – Lois Lerner, the former director more…

Another Arctic blast could crash electrical grid

by Greg Corombos -- Obama administration regulations will further cripple coal-fired power plants, and another brutal winter in the Northeast could mean a power shortages for businesses in the region, warns Rep. more…

Fed-up orthodontist challenges Obama

by Bob Unruh -- A Florida orthodontist has taken his case against Barack Obama's "I've got a pen" plan of rule by executive order to a federal appeals court, challenging the president's more…

Soros heavily invested in Ukraine crisis

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_659985" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="George Soros"][/caption] Billionaire George Soros is heavily invested in Ukrainian activism, establishing a center in Kiev that donates large sums of money to the more…

Russia: 'Reduce to zero' dependency on U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Russia could reduce to zero its economic dependency on the United States if Washington agreed sanctions against Moscow over Ukraine, a Kremlin aide said on Tuesday, more…

Judge denies teen's request to sue parents

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ZodjcwbDoM26wJngQprbKCFR4xfzKlDa" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (FOX NEWS) A New Jersey honor student suing her parents in a potentially precedent-setting lawsuit had her motions for financial support, including high school tuition more…

Stocks rally as Ukraine fears ease

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks jumped on Tuesday, with the Dow and S&P 500 bouncing back after their worst hit in a month, as concerns over the Ukraine ebbed. "Investors more…

Pentagon to cut 6,300 civilians in 2015

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) The Pentagon plans to reduce the number of its civilian workers from about 755,400 in 2014 to 749,100 in 2015 — a reduction of 6,300 workers, more…