Seminary divests from fossil fuels

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al-Jazeera) New York's Union Theological Seminary voted unanimously to become the world’s first seminary to divest from fossil fuels, taking with it the school’s $108.4 million endowment and more…

Ecuador sends its gold to Goldman Sachs

by Mark Leibovit -- Editor's note: Mark Leibovit is one of the investment world's top-rated gold timers, and helps investors anticipate and benefit from both the ups and the downs of the more…

Pet-food scandal: Moldy products repackaged

by -NO AUTHOR- -- When Leesa, a Lorette, Manitoba, dog owner switched to Costco's Kirkland brand lamb-and-rice formula for her older overweight pet, it seemed like a good move – for the more…

Computers now hacked without Internet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIMES OF ISRAEL) — Cutting off the Internet won’t keep you safe from long-distance hackers, Ben Gurion University researchers discovered. Using a technique called air-gap network hacking, all more…

Stocks slide, worst hit in 3 weeks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks declined on Wednesday, with benchmark indexes retreating from all-time highs, after the World Bank lowered its outlook for global growth. "The World Bank cut more…

Paula Deen launching digital network

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SAVANNAH, Ga. (AP) — Celebrity cook Paula Deen, whose career was derailed after she admitted using racial slurs, is going digital. Paula Deen Ventures, a new company formed to more…

Norquist: Tea party not dead, it 'went to Congress'

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_948191" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="Rep. Eric Cantor, R-Va."][/caption] Anti-tax activist Grover Norquist sees the astonishing primary defeat of Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor as a victory in more…

D.C. eyes 'fitness tax'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ROLL CALL) — Betsy Poos tries to keep politics out of the classroom at Capitol Hill Yoga. The co-owner of the Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast studio spent a decade more…

Defeat for terrible teachers in California

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) A court ruling on Tuesday striking down job protections for teachers in California deals a sharp blow to unions — and will likely fuel political movements across more…