Rubio demands more foreign workers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYCALLER) — Republican senator and presidential candidate Marco Rubio is backing a bill that would triple the number of guest workers businesses could hire every year, after hundreds more…

Oil spill off California coastline

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) Ruptured pipeline near Santa Barbara leaked an estimated 21,000 gallons of crude oil Tuesday, some of which flowed into the ocean and left a thick more…

32 states struggle to balance budgets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) Six years after the recession ended, many U.S. states are hard pressed to balance budgets because of a sluggish recovery and their own policy decisions. The fiscal more…

6 Chinese arrested for stealing U.S. technology

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2031375" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Six Chinese were arrested on charges of stealing U.S. technology.[/caption] The Justice Department announced the arrest of six Chinese citizens on charges related to more…

Dow closes at record for 2nd straight day

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed mixed on Tuesday as investors eyed renewed gains in yields and the dollar ahead of the Federal Reserve meeting minutes. (Tweet This) The more…

'Slavery is over': Hired Ferguson protesters demand pay

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_1461015" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Protests turned violent after Officer Darren Wilson was not indicted in the shooting death of Michael Brown.[/caption] "Black Lives Matter" protesters who were apparently more…

HSBC to charge for holding deposits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — HSBC is to start charging other banks for depositing money in currencies of countries that have negative interest rates. Europe's biggest bank will join a number more…