Americans lose confidence in everything

by Chelsea Schilling -- An explosive new Gallup poll shows Americans have lost confidence in almost every major institution – from the U.S. presidency, Congress and the Supreme Court to banks and more…

Obamacare users drifting away from Democrats

by Bob Unruh -- Just as the U.S. Supreme Court is preparing to announce whether Obamacare subsidies can be paid through the federal exchange as well as state exchanges, a new poll more…

Obamatrade resurrected, vote set for Thursday

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ROLL CALL) — The House is set to vote Thursday on Trade Promotion Authority, with GOP leaders employing procedural maneuvers and indirect promises to make sure the bill more…

Stocks mildly higher as investors digest Fed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed modestly higher as investors sought insight on the timing of a rate hike from the Federal Reserve statement and Fed Chair Janet Yellen's more…

Fed holds off on interest-rate hike

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Federal Reserve policymakers on Wednesday kept the central bank’s benchmark short-term interest rate near zero, opting against the first increase since 2006 after determining the economy more…

Feds to sue AT&T for wireless service

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2128635" align="aligncenter" width="600"] AT&T faces a $100 million suit from the FCC.[/caption] The Federal Communications Commission announced Wednesday plans to sue AT&T for allegedly making misleading claims more…

'NYC aiding and abetting criminal activity'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2127835" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mayor Bill de Blasio announces the acceptance of an ID card that will help illegals.[/caption] Tom Fitton, president of the government watchdog nonprofit "Judicial more…

'Sweet Baby Jesus' beer pulled from shelves

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — A Cleveland-based grocery chain has yanked a popular beer after one too many customers complained about its name: Sweet Baby Jesus. The chocolate and peanut butter more…

Bank of Greece: 'Uncontrollable crisis' without bailout

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer SKbpojPV] (WALL STREET JOURNAL) ATHENS—Greece’s central bank warned Wednesday that failure to clinch a deal with international creditors on desperately needed funding could lead the country into more…

Disney cancels tech-worker layoffs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) In late May, about 35 technology employees at Disney/ABC Television in New York and Burbank, Calif., received jarring news. Managers told them that they would more…