Twitter clobbered with 21% loss

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Social media site Twitter saw its shares tumble 21 percent on Thursday, despite reporting quarterly results that exceeded Wall Street expectations. Analysts gave a mixed assessment of more…

Stocks rally as growth worries fade

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks surged on Thursday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average marking its best session this year, as Wall Street embraced a drop in applications for jobless more…

Terry McAuliffe rerouted funds for inaugural

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The Virginia legislature years ago banned governors from donating excess inauguration funds to political causes, but that hasn’t stopped Gov. Terry McAuliffe from finding a way to route $211,000 from his inaugural more…

'IRS probe a sham, nonexistent'

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_630197" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Cleta Mitchell testifies on Capitol Hill on Feb. 6."][/caption] WASHINGTON — "The IRS scandal is not over. It is continuing to this day. And more…

House Republican pushing vehicle-mileage tax

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) House Transportation and Infrastructure Committee Chairman Bill Shuster said he favors user fees including a vehicle miles tax to pay for a long-term U.S. highway bill that would extend more…

9 years after Kelo, seized land is empty

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (National Review) Nine years after the Supreme Court’s Kelo decision gutted the right of American property owners to resist eminent-domain seizures, the neighborhood at the center of the more…

CVS customers will go elsewhere for cigarettes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA Today) Smokers who can't get cigarettes at CVS anymore will head to convenience stores and other places after the drugstore chain stops selling tobacco on Oct. 1, more…

Obamacare may prompt people to work less

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) Many workers may opt to work less to retain their eligibility for Medicaid or federal subsidies under Obamacare, a new report has found. The Affordable Care Act more…