Northeast loses 40% of House seats in tax flight

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Examiner) The Northeast, once the nation’s political engine that produced presidents, House speakers and Senate giants including the late Edward M. Kennedy, is losing clout in Washington more…

Giving states a push to boost economy

by Roger Simmermaker -- Question: How can you get your government on board with Buy American laws in public procurement contracts and help create more American jobs, profits, and tax revenue? Answer: more…

Shemitah author answers critics: 'Judgment is coming'

by Leo Hohmann -- [ooyala code="ZpdG9ycDrD5Jo2FK2J-TSkOyPHf1jiqU" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] America's ticket for divine judgment may have already been signed and sent off to the printer, but there's still time for God to cancel the more…

S&P 500, Nasdaq extend quarterly win streak to 7

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks fell on Tuesday, with equities posting September losses and quarterly gains, as portfolio managers engaged in end-of-quarter positioning. "There is some window dressing going on," more…

Record world debt to trigger new financial crisis?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON GUARDIAN) Global debts have reached a record high despite efforts by governments to reduce public and private borrowing, according to a report that warns the “poisonous combination” more…

Payday for grandma beaten by highway patrolman

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — A 51-year-old woman shown in a video being repeatedly punched by a California Highway Patrol officer has reached a $1.5 million settlement with the law enforcement more…

Stocks close down on Hong Kong protests

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed down on Monday despite encouraging economic data as the Hong Kong protests weighed on global markets. "It seems we're willing to ignore what more…

Apple goes viral for all the wrong reasons

by Andrea Shea King -- Apple got the bends last week when its new iPhone 6-Plus was discovered to be bendable – unintentionally bendable, that is. Owners quickly learned that the phone's aluminum case more…