Mandated $10 commencement fee to hear Pelosi

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAMPUSREFORM) — The University of California - Berkeley makes its students pay to attend their own graduation ceremony. Students who do not purchase the $10 tickets by Wednesday more…

Man ticketed for swerving around pothole

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9wcHRzbTpBSKzEPVTe_S68R8Wl06JW2z" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (KARE11) — ROSEMOUNT, Minn. - Allen Moe swerved to avoid a pothole near Shannon Parkway and Deerborn Path and was ticketed. Moe said he was more…

Pop music sales plummet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SHOWBIZ411) — Pop, pop pop music. Everyone used to want pop music. But now, not so much. With very little new product, and nothing at all from name more…

Harry Reid's enriching 'good old boys' network

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_592203" align="aligncenter" width="606" caption="Sen. Harry Reid, D-Nev., the Senate majority leader"][/caption] NEW YORK – At the center of a Nevada “good old boys” network of movers and more…

Apocalypse now for another favorite retailer?

by Jim Fletcher -- The unthinkable may be looming for retail book giant Barnes & Noble, and plans for more store closings by year’s end are sending shockwaves through the publishing world. more…

Man gets vasectomy by mistake in surgery

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A man undergoing a minor operation was given a vasectomy by mistake. Doctors have tried to reverse the blunder, but the victim faces an anxious wait more…

Twitter hit as stocks finish sharply lower

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks declined sharply on Tuesday, a day after the Dow industrials and S&P 500 closed near record highs, as American International Group reported a decline more…

Office Depot closing 400 U.S. stores

by -NO AUTHOR- -- BOCA RATON, Fla. (AP) -- Office Depot is planning to close at least 400 U.S. stores, as its merger with OfficeMax resulted in an overlap of retail locations more…

Hollywood rips Obama's trade strategy

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_821421" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Comedian Jay Leno, right, protesting Barack Obama's trade strategy"][/caption] NEW YORK – If it wasn't enough for Barack Obama that opposition by lawmakers in more…