Stocks close higher, health care leads

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed marginally higher on Tuesday on the heels of disappointing housing data, while investors awaited the latest monetary policy decisions from the Federal Reserve more…

Protest against wealthy pastor disrupts church

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX2DETROIT) — New Era Detroit stages a protest that turned into a brawl, caught on camera. This is the same church that recently hosted Republican Presidential nominee Donald more…

Microsoft 'will solve' cancer within 10 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Microsoft has vowed to “solve the problem of cancer” within a decade by using ground-breaking computer science to crack the code of diseased cells so they more…

Soros invests $500 million for refugees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Billionaire investor George Soros pledged on Tuesday to invest up to $500 million in programs and companies benefiting migrants and refugees fleeing life-threatening situations. Announced against the more…

3 Eagles players raise fists during anthem

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHICAGO TRIBUNE) Birds of a feather don't necessarily flock together. While the rest of the Philadelphia Eagles stood along the sidelines during singer Jim Cornelison's performance of the more…

Trump Jr. compares refugees to poison 'Skittles'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Candy maker Skittles was left sour Monday after being pulled into the mire of the 2016 presidential race by Donald Trump Jr. The Republican presidential nominee's more…

Obama in 'frenzy mode' to impose new regs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ROLL CALL) Republican lawmakers are bracing for a slew of last-minute rules and regulations, as well as more executive actions to place swaths of land under federal protection, more…

3% of Americans own half of U.S. guns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUARDIAN) Americans own an estimated 265m guns, more than one gun for every American adult, according to the most definitive portrait of US gun ownership in two decades. more…