Stocks end lower on global-growth concerns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks fell on Monday, bringing the S&P 500 down from its latest record, as a deceleration in China's exports had investors fretting about the health more…

Branson: Warming deniers 'get out of our way'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYCALLER) — Virgin CEO Richard Branson said that those who are skeptical of man-made global warming should “get out of our way,” joining the ranks of CEOs lashing more…

McDonald's sales continue to plummet

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — McDonald’s Corp., the world’s largest restaurant chain, said sales at stores open at least 13 months fell 0.3 percent in February as its U.S. business slumped more…

Economist: Real unemployment rate is 11%

by Greg Corombos -- The U.S. economy added slightly more jobs than expected in February, but the pattern of job creation remains very sluggish, and President Obama only has his own policies more…

Rand Paul diagnoses liberal disorder

by Garth Kant -- [ooyala code="5hczMybDrjpafNlkP1yVVF42JzTwIK0y"] NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. – What is wrong with the people who don't understand why conservatism works, and why liberty is so important? Even with a doctorate more…

Top Dem sees new train wreck for own party

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON – A former high-ranking Clinton administration official and law partner with Hillary Clinton sees potential political disaster for Democrats in 2014 over Obama administration health-care policies. But more…

Bitcoin refuses to flip

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Future generations of Bitcoin billionaires may someday look back on 2014 with knowing smiles. Here was a year when thefts spread, exchanges collapsed, rates gyrated like more…

Judge issues brisket injunction

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Palm Beach Post) For true connoisseurs, the difference between kosher deli-style brisket and Texas barbecue brisket is as dramatic as the difference between a bagel and a bun. more…

Fracking wastewater triggered Oklahoma quake

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LiveScience) One of Oklahoma's biggest man-made earthquakes, caused by fracking-linked wastewater injection, triggered an earthquake cascade that led to the damaging magnitude-5.7 Prague quake that struck on Nov. more…

Using airplane Wi-Fi?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Huffington Post) Accessing private information from someone on an airplane isn't as hard as portrayed in "Inception." In fact, the act can be completed simply by using onboard more…