Banks have more bad news for economy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Investors aren't the only ones running for safety as the market tumbles and the economy wobbles. Businesses, too, are indicating an unwillingness to take on risk more…

Dow ends down triple digits on oil

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed sharply lower Tuesday as renewed declines in oil prices weighed amid mixed reaction to some key earnings reports. "The oil rally, which occurred more…

'3-time cancer survivor' never had cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYDAILYNEWS) — A Seattle woman who said she survived breast cancer three times and helped raise over $400,000 for charity never had cancer, reports revealed Saturday. Tracy Dart more…

Explosion rips hole in commercial jet

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer 4gKEI3A3] A Daallo Airlines airplane making its way from Somalia to a spot in East Africa was forced to make an emergency landing after an explosion ripped more…

Texas to feds: Why the cuts to border security?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TEXASTRIBUNE.ORG/2016/02/01/ABBOTT-AND-CUELLAR-QUESTION-DHS-OVER-CUTS-BORDER-S/) — Gov. Greg Abbott and U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, a Laredo Democrat, pressed the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Monday to explain why the agency plans more…

Bill Cosby to skirt sex assault accusations?

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_455055" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bill Cosby[/caption] The big news coming out of Hollywood heavyweight Bill Cosby's Tuesday morning court hearing on sexual assault allegations was his attorneys' argument more…

Hacking disaster: NSA's own code blamed for vulnerability

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_285473" align="aligncenter" width="596"] The U.S. government is facing a massive cybersecurity breach.[/caption] The House Oversight Committee has kicked off an investigation into reports the federal government's official more…

Huge number of federal employees may quit if Trump wins

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2678685" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Donald Trump (Photo: NPR)[/caption] Donald Trump may be the only candidate in U.S. history who could shrink the size of the federal government simply more…