For taxpayers, this is a grim day in history

by Bill Federer -- Withholding taxes from paychecks began June 9, 1943. Congress passed it as an emergency measure during World War II to get money to fight Hitler. Withholding taxes was more…

Cruz fights Obama plan to give away Internet

by Bob Unruh -- President Obama's plan to turn over control of the Internet to an international organization that could curb freedom of speech is facing a new obstacle with the introduction more…

Ellen Degeneres sparks lawsuit with T-word on air

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXPRESS) — In a segment called "What's wrong with these signs?" viewers send Ellen photos of innuendo-laden billboards or signs they have come across. The episode originally aired more…

Dow posts 1st close above 18,000 since April

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed higher Wednesday, with materials and industrial stocks leading, as the Dow and S&P neared their 52-week intraday highs touched last summer. The Dow more…

Elite 1% hold almost half world's wealth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SOUTH CHINA MORNING POST) — Just 1 per cent of the world’s ­population can call themselves millionaires or richer. But ­together they hold almost half the world’s wealth, more…

Nude restaurant opens in London

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIRROR) — A restaurant where people shed their clothes to dine in the nude has thrilled diners on its first service in London. The Bunyadi, set to open more…

Fired ESPN star rips network

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOLLYWOOD REPORTER) — Bill Simmons is mere weeks away from launching the most high-profile phase of his professional career — his very own HBO talk show to complement more…