Stocks higher as Dow approaches record

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Stocks finished higher Tuesday, with the Dow approaching a record high, as investors cheered a round of better-than-expected quarterly earnings and largely shrugged off worries over more…

Michelle O's 2-day hotel bill: $222,000

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WEEKLY STANDARD) Michelle Obama wrapped up her March visit to China with a stop in Chengdu, arriving on March 25 and departing for the United States on the following more…

Clippers owner 'banned for life' by NBA

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling has been banned for life from the NBA and fined the maximum $2.5 million for his infamous racist rant, league Commissioner more…

SEC chief: 'The markets are not rigged'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) The head of the Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday pushed back against a new book that claims the financial markets are “rigged” by high-frequency traders. more…

'Rambo' gunman attacks FedEx facility

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION) Hundreds of authorities from multiple agencies remain on the scene of an early morning workplace shooting at the Airport Road FedEx facility in Kennesaw. At least more…

Men working full-time make less than in 1973

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNews.com) - The real median income of American men who work full-time, year-round peaked forty years ago in 1973, according todata published by the U.S. Census Bureau. In more…

Doctors: Time to defy health-care mandates

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ONLINE.WSJ) — In my 23 years as a practicing physician, I've learned that the only thing that matters is the doctor-patient relationship. How we interact and treat our more…

Punishment pending for Donald Sterling

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Gabe Feldman, director of the Sports Law Program at Tulane University, said potential discipline for Clippers owner Donald Sterling in the wake of racist remarks Sterling more…

Obama's billionaire sticking it to middle class?

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_793131" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Tom Steyer"][/caption] In big-money politics, few are bigger than former hedge-fund manager Tom Steyer, a Democrat billionaire who has spent tens of millions in more…