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…

Costco weighs dropping AmEx as U.S. card partner

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) Costco Wholesale Corp., the retailer that replaced American Express Co. as its credit-card issuer in Canada, is considering a similar move with its larger U.S. portfolio, according more…

Doing college without thousands in debt

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My daughter is a freshman in college, but I didn't save for her education. My parents said it was my job to pay for my college, more…

Investors flocking into index funds

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) In addition to all the usual dilemmas over where to put money, investors have been in a heated debate over how to invest. Specifically, the debate between more…

U.N. blames rich nations for Ebola outbreak

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_1201595" align="aligncenter" width="596"] WHO Director General Margaret Chan and Assistant Director General for Health Security Keiji Fukuda.[/caption] NEW YORK – The United Nations World Health Organization appears more…

China delegation buys illegal ivory in Africa

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) BEIJING — When President Xi Jinping of China and his entourage of government officials and business leaders arrived in Tanzania in March 2013, it was more…