More industrial chemicals in fast-food eaters

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — People who reported eating fast food in the last 24 hours had elevated levels of some industrial chemicals in their bodies, according to a new analysis more…

Congressional pork 'making unwelcome comeback'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2037265" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The annual "Pig Book" was released, showing massive congressional spending waste.[/caption] Congress may have put a moratorium on earmarks in fiscal 2011, but the more…

Cruz email asks for $35 to be 'top deputy delegate'

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_3187214" align="aligncenter" width="600"] GOP candidate Ted Cruz (Photo: Twitter)[/caption] Ted Cruz's presidential campaign is asking supporters to pitch in $35 to become his "official Deputy Delegate" – not to more…

Dow closes up triple digits as oil surges

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed higher Tuesday, with energy stocks leading as crude topped $42 a barrel, as investors awaited the bulk of earnings due over the next more…

Led Zeppelin's 'Stairway to Heaven' on trial

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUARDIAN) Led Zeppelin’s lead singer Robert Plant and guitarist Jimmy Page must face a US jury trial over whether they stole opening chords for their 1971 classic Stairway more…

Soros: European Union in mortal danger

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Billionaire financier George Soros has warned that the European Union is in mortal danger of collapse if it doesn't agree to a massive cash injection to more…