City stops girl, 11, selling mistletoe to fund braces

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="BhdjQzaToqjksggozz1FTswbn3bpGb8P" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (BREITBART) — An 11-year-old Oregon girl who wanted to help her father pay for her braces by selling mistletoe over the holidays, found herself embroiled more…

ACLU sues Catholic hospital

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) A Michigan woman who suffered a dangerous, painful and prolonged miscarriage when she was 18 weeks pregnant is at the center of a lawsuit that claims more…

Claim: No security ever built into Obamacare site

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="tvajMyaTrJjNl7vPNK-zIcYo_bw8FCnM" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (CNBC) — It could take a year to secure the risk of "high exposures" of personal information on the federal Obamacare online exchange, a cybersecurity more…

Bank glitch leaves customers cashless

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — RBS and its retail banking unit Netwest's online systems and debit cards failed on Monday evening as customers were unable to process payments on one of more…

Obamacare sign-ups 700,000 short of goal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — About 100,000 people signed up for health insurance through the online federal exchange last month, a roughly four-fold increase from October even as a team of more…

Student hits half-court shot for free college

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="J2bmwxaTpja0MWD1mtxe3vuFs4SI7wSh" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (USATODAY) — In what has become a shockingly more common occurrence lately, Belmont freshman Christian Redden hit a half court shot at his school’s game more…

Pope sends Swiss guards to help homeless

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) — VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis has ramped up the Vatican’s charity work, sending his chief alms-giver and a contingent of Swiss guards onto the streets more…

Feds boost Buffett with $600 million in rail projects

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM) WASHINGTON — The railroad industry brags in its national publicity campaign that it spends billions of dollars improving its infrastructure “so taxpayers don’t have to.” But more…