Sarkozy proposes carbon tax on U.S. goods

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RFI) More than 100 countries have ratified the Paris global emissions deal, which was inked in December after marathon talks to cap greenhouse gases that cause global warming. more…

CEO suspended over threats to kill Trump

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SC MAGAZINE) Matt Harrigan, CEO of PacketSled, was placed on administrative leave today by the company for making comments on a sub-Reddit discussion that he was going to more…

Robo-censors about to be unleashed online?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Are robo-censors about to be unleashed online? That's a concern being raised by privacy advocates across the United States after a proposal was released by the European Commission more…

Pepsi workers freak out after Trump win

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FINANCE.YAHOO) — PepsiCo's CEO said the election of Donald Trump as president was terrifying her employees. "I had to answer a lot of questions from my daughters, from more…

'Corrupt' IRS still persecuting tea party

by Bob Unruh -- A "corrupt" Internal Revenue Service still is shooting down advocates for conservative causes, especially if they have the words "tea party" in their names, even though courts have more…

6-day win streak, Dow closes at record high

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed mixed on Monday, after the Dow Jones industrial average hit a new all-time high, as investors evaluated the prospects of economic growth following more…

Planned Parenthood getting 'Mike Pence' donations

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCCHICAGO) — Donald Trump and Mike Pence's election has sparked protests across the country, and while thousands of people took to the streets, some expressed their displeasure a more…

Trump seeks rapid exit from Paris climate treaty

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) President-elect Donald Trump is seeking quick ways to withdraw the United States from a global accord to combat climate change, a source on his transition team said, more…

National debt growing faster than you think

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) — Most people think of the national debt as a huge amount of money the government owes, which grows each year because of the budget deficit, more…