Mugger rejects victim's flip phone

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — Picky, picky, picky. A gun-toting mugger in Central Park was so disappointed by his victim’s cheap flip phone that he handed it back. “Once he saw more…

Top 10 examples of gov't waste in 2013

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HERITAGE.ORG) — The latest budget deal, passed by a bipartisan majority in both the House and the Senate, suggests that Washington agrees with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi more…

Less juice: Electricity use plunges

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCNEWS) — The average amount of electricity consumed in U.S. homes has fallen to levels last seen more than a decade ago, back when the smartest device in more…

Obamacare website chieftain to retire

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — U.S. health official Michelle Snyder, who oversaw the building of the troubled Obamacare website, HealthCare.gov, is retiring from her job as chief operating officer at the more…

Car-dealership workers hit by Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBCNEWS) — The 41 employees of Extreme Dodge in Jackson, Mich., are very familiar with trade-ins, but this year they’re learning about trade-offs as they come face to more…

Billionaire GOP donor Harold Simmons dies at 82

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KDFW-TV) A man who grew from East Texas roots into one of America's wealthiest men died this weekend. Dallas billionaire and philanthropist Harold Simmons passed away Saturday night. more…

'Gay' men to marry on Rose Parade float

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) Danny Leclair snapped a photo of two toy grooms holding hands. He then sent the photo via email to his longtime partner, Aubrey Loots, with more…

Websites selling info from Target breach

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PITTSBURGH.CBSLOCAL) — Security expert Neal O’Farrell says there are many sites now selling the credit and debit card numbers that were stolen from Target customers. “Here we have more…

Bold thieves stealing mailboxes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOSANGELES.CBSLOCAL) — Bold thieves have been stealing mailboxes in the community of Eastvale and officials say the victims of the crime might end up paying for it. KCAL9′s more…