Author: Don't spend on 'worthless degree'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ljeGN5ZDoHFge9mp8K_m5Ulvwpq1FIAx"] Just imagine. Spending $50,000 and four years on a college degree, and then finding out the resulting qualifications are more or less useless. That's one of more…

More VA madness: Bonuses despite dead patients

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Michael Volpe There have been at least seven instances where bonuses have been paid to Veterans Administration officials even though they were on watch when hospitals failed more…

Boehner: Don't shut down gov't over Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHICAGOTRIBUNE) — U.S. House of Representatives Speaker John Boehner warned rank-and-file Republicans in a conference call on Thursday against using the threat of a government shutdown to stop more…

Cops threaten arrests for feeding homeless

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="Vxd2h5ZDq5F_X9NRFFGhltcL8CmFtx1t"] (WRAL) — Raleigh, N.C. — A spokesman for the Raleigh Police Department says a police officer was enforcing a city ordinance when he reportedly told, without more…

TARP money funding Detroit blight removal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DETROIT NEWS) — Detroit — Gov. Rick Snyder joined city and congressional officials Monday to kick off what was described as the largest residential blight removal in state more…

Big bonuses at VA despite massive unpaid claims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATIONALREVIEW) — Two-thirds of employees at the Department of Veteran Affairs, which has been the subject of widespread criticism for its excessive delays in providing veterans their benefits, more…

Yosemite fire threatens San Fran water, power

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) A massive wildfire racing through the Yosemite wilderness — fueled by high winds — is threatening San Francisco's fresh water and power supply as well as more…

'Duck Dynasty' flies on millions of bills

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) Forget the ZZ Top beards and the Bayou accents, the Robertsons of West Monroe, La., are a family of traditional American entrepreneurs: ambitious, rich and more…