Chase pays $300 million over forced insurance

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PALM BEACH POST) — In what plaintiff attorneys are calling a precedent-setting case, JP Morgan Chase Bank has reached a $300 million settlement with homeowners who said the more…

43% of Americans pay no income tax

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — That "47 percent" quote that helped sink Mitt Romney's presidential hopes? Better make that 43 percent now. The share of households who aren't paying any federal more…

Lose your home for unpaid tax bill of $44

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — On the day Bennie Coleman lost his house, the day armed U.S. marshals came to his door and ordered him off the property, he slumped in more…

Poverty in New Jersey hits 52-year high

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NJ.com) — Poverty in New Jersey continued to grow even as the national recession lifted, reaching a 52-year high in 2011, according to a report released today. The more…

Survey: Evangelicals threaten workplace harmony

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (World Magazine) The American workplace is becoming more religiously diverse, and white evangelicals are the most likely to share their faith with coworkers, according to a recent study more…

Citing costs, IBM to dump retirees into Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wall Street Journal) International Business Machines Corp. plans to move about 110,000 retirees off its company-sponsored health plan and instead give them a payment to buy coverage on more…

Is this what Syria war really about?

by Aaron Klein -- PHILADELPHIA – Is the reported willingness of Arab Gulf states to fund a U.S. military campaign in Syria really about major oil and gas interests that run through more…

New York Times flashback: Ideal minimum wage $0

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Scott Greer As fast food workers nationwide went on strike last week to demand that their wages to be doubled, political commentator and bestselling author Larry Elder more…

India: 1 woman killed every hour over dowry

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) One woman dies every hour in India because of dowry-related crimes, indicating that the country's economic boom has made demands for dowries even more persistent, women's more…