Obama blocks mergers by Republican CEOs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORBES) — Like all mergers, the proposed $45.2 billion Comcast CMCSA +1.5% merger with Time Warner Cable TWC +1%—the largest and second largest cable providers in the nation—has more…

Google contact lenses have built-in cameras

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Google has patented a smart contact lens that could see its Glass wearable computer fit inside a smart lens. The firm has already developed a contact more…

Stocks end sharply higher

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks advanced Monday, after the Nasdaq Composite briefly detoured into negative terrain, as investors embraced data that had U.S. retail sales jumping the most since more…

Layoffs hit Al Jazeera America

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) Cable channel Al Jazeera America, which launched less than a year ago, is slashing expenses and laying off staff as it struggles to gain a more…

$760 million: IRS eyes unclaimed refunds

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — Taxpayers are about to give the federal government a big, fat Easter egg -- more than three-quarters of a billion dollars in tax revenue that the more…

Obama proposed 442 tax hikes since taking office

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS)Since taking office in 2009, President Barack Obama has formally proposed a total of 442 tax increases, according to an Americans for Tax Reform analysis of Obama administration more…

Fort Hood post mortem: Crisis in psych testing

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_730961" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Soldiers assigned to the 1st Cavalry Division's Company F, 3rd Assault Helicopter Battalion, 227th Aviation Regiment, 1st Air Cavalry Brigade. (U.S. Army photo by more…

Casino: Poker star cheated, won $9.6 million

by -NO AUTHOR- -- ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) - An Atlantic City casino is suing a big-time gambler, claiming he won $9.6 million in a card-cheating scheme in baccarat. The Borgata Hotel more…

Chocolate toothpaste hits marketplace

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DigitalJournal) Just when you think you've seen it all, something new appears on the store shelves and this time it's a chocolate-flavored toothpaste. But be prepared to spend more…