Trump effect: Stock market soars to record highs

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2937864" align="aligncenter" width="600"] (Photo: Twitter/Biedex)[/caption] The left would have it believed the recent White House shake-up that left National Security Adviser Michael Flynn in resignation mode only more…

Cyclist Lance Armstrong faces $100M fraud lawsuit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (France24) A judge on Monday cleared the way for the doping-disgraced cycling icon Lance Armstrong to go to court, saying the US authorities' allegations against him merited trial. more…

Another West Virginia town sues drug wholesalers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PBS Newshour) A southern West Virginia town in the state’s poorest county has joined other communities in seeking to recoup the costs of dealing with opioid abuse. According more…

Yahoo warns users of possible malicious activity

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Yahoo is warning users of potentially malicious activity on their accounts between 2015 and 2016, the latest development in the internet company’s investigation of a mega-breach more…

Report: Fox News subject of federal investigation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Hollywood Reporter) An attorney for a former Fox host says he received a subpoena from federal prosecutors, while a company spokesperson acknowledges months of conversations with the U.S. more…

Landlord: Tenant violated his lease by dying

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Crosscut) Debra Tolbert’s brother had been battling stage four kidney failure when he died last month of a heart attack. But a grieving Tolbert was hardly prepared for more…

Burlington faces backlash for dropping Ivanka line

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NJ Advance) Burlington Coat Factory is in the middle of a social media firestorm after the retailer reportedly dropped Ivanka Trump-branded merchandise from its website. Scores of supporters more…

New York AG urged to put Trump out of business

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) A liberal advocacy group is urging New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman, already a foe of President Trump, to investigate and consider revoking Trump’s business charter more…

Why tariffs on Mexico won't raise prices

by Roger Simmermaker -- Every day it seems, someone somewhere, whether it's in the Wall Street Journal, Automotive News, or Bloomberg Businessweek (all of which I subscribe to) is saying that if more…

Don't look now, but Obamacare is being changed

by Bob Unruh -- Democrats often are seen on television chortling over the fact that the GOP hasn't coalesced around a single repeal-and-replace plan for Obamacare, the former president's signature law of thousands more…