Iceland's PM quits amid 'Panama papers' scandal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Reykjavik, Iceland (CNN)The Panama Papers leaks apparently resulted in a political casualty Tuesday when Icelandic Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson resigned. Sigurdur Ingi Johannsson, the deputy chair of more…

Ford building new car factory in Mexico

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_3159564" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Ford is investing $1.6 billion in a new facility in Mexico.[/caption] Ford announced Tuesday it is investing $1.6 billion into a new plant in more…

Senator calls on feds to investigate smartphone gun

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_3158764" align="aligncenter" width="601"] Sen. Charles Schumer points at the new smartphone gun he'd like banned.[/caption] Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y., slammed the maker of a double-barreled handgun that more…

Flight attendant pops emergency slide, rides down

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) United Airlines says one of its flight attendants intentionally deployed the emergency evacuation slide on an airplane after it had landed at Houston’s Bush Intercontinental more…

Obama warns landlords: Criminals have right to rent

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_531791" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Criminals have rights to homes, too, the White House administration told landlords.[/caption] The Obama administration sent out a stark warning to landlords around the more…

Bernie Sanders: 'I don't believe in charities'

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2973194" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Democrat candidate Bernie Sanders[/caption] A 1981 New York Times item quotes Democratic Party presidential candidate Bernie Sanders as saying he doesn't "believe in charities," more…

'Panama Papers' spark global probes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- A leak of millions of pages of documents from a Panama City law firm has shed light on the shadowy world of tax shelters for the 1 percenters, more…