Stocks drop, Apple resumes rise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks fell on Monday, with small companies taking it on the chin, as China signaled it would not boost stimulus and after home sales unexpectedly more…

Barbie and Ken become Mary and Jesus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (METRO) — When you think of Barbie you picture billowing blonde hair, a tiny waist, legs that are as long as the River Thames and some sort of more…

'[Bleep] it!' News reporter quits on air

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_1253355" align="aligncenter" width="600"] KTVA reporter Charlo Greene[/caption] A reporter for a CBS television affiliate in Alaska caused jaws to drop Sunday night when she exploded the F-bomb, more…

Lois Lerner: 'I didn't do anything wrong'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Employers won’t hire her. She’s been berated with epithets like “dirty Jew.” Federal agents have guarded her house because of death threats. And she’s spent hundreds of more…

Rockefeller family denounces oil

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) John D. Rockefeller built a vast fortune on oil. Now his heirs are abandoning fossil fuels. The family whose legendary wealth flowed from Standard Oil more…

Climate-change protesters dump litter on NYC

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) Manhattan’s flood of green protesters had climate-change skeptics seeing red Sunday. “Their love for the Earth is so real, they couldn’t even use a trash can,” tweeted more…

Massive exodus from Homeland Security

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — An exodus of top-level officials from the Department of Homeland Security is undercutting the agency’s ability to stay ahead of a range of emerging threats, including more…

Democrats using Ebola to scare up cash

by Aaron Klein -- NEW YORK — Democrats have a long history of utilizing the threat of a potential Ebola outbreak to request massive federal funds while attacking Republicans for expressing skepticism more…

19-year-old so successful, he turned down Apple

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUSINESS INSIDER) — Last week, 19-year-old John Meyer dropped out of a prestigious university computer-science program to work full time on his tech startup, Fresco News. His parents more…