Dow up triple digits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks traded higher on Thursday as investors cheered a cease-fire agreement between Russia and Ukraine and firming oil prices. "I think the market is taking its more…

Sheriff thwarts IRS effort to seize land

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1691545" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sheriff Scott London[/caption] In a case reminiscent of the Cliven Bundy land standoff in Nevada, a New Mexico sheriff is refusing on constitutional grounds more…

Bus rider sues after cops grab cell phone

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS NEWS) A cell phone video is driving a federal lawsuit in Oregon where a Portland woman is suing the city. Carrie Medina says police took her phone more…

Winning ticket sold in $564 million Powerball

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — At least one winning ticket was sold in Wednesday's $564 million Powerball drawing, Texas Lottery confirmed. There's no word on any other winners. It's not clear more…

Senator probes Obama's Launder-gate 'cover-up'

by Jerome R. Corsi -- [caption id="attachment_1689575" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Loretta Lynch testifies before the Senate Judiciary Committee Jan. 28.[/caption] WASHINGTON – A member of the Senate Judiciary Committee has opened an investigation he more…

Feds explore regulating websites

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONEXAMINER) — Claiming that thousands of public comments condemning “dark money” in politics can’t be ignored, the Democrat-chaired Federal Election Commission on Wednesday appeared ready to open the more…

Stocks close flat after triple-digit loss

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed following a choppy day of trading on Wednesday, as investors continued to watch for developments in negotiations between Greece and euro zone more…

L.A. supermarket sells raccoons as food

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOSANGELES.CBSLOCAL) — The Health Department has taken action after a local supermarket’s frozen foods section featured an unusual item. Inspectors from the LA County Health Department visited the more…