Ex-New Orleans mayor Ray Nagin heads to prison

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW ORLEANS TIMES-PICAYUNE) Former New Orleans Mayor Ray Nagin was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison Wednesday. Nagin, 58, the two-term mayor who was the face of the city more…

VA harassed, intimidated, demoted whistleblowers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — House lawmakers charged Tuesday that a culture of corruption at the Department of Veterans Affairs allowed the agency to freely retaliate against whistleblowers. At a hearing more…

Costco surrenders to 'America' consumers

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – Amid a flood of opposition from members, Chief Financial Officer Richard Galanti informed WND that the wholesale giant has reversed its decision to remove Dinesh more…

Grandma beaten for purse as shoppers do nothing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="xrZjZybjrm0Ppec8RX48nfFvI129JhIf" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (FOX40) — FORT WORTH, Texas (KDAF) - A Fort Worth grandma was robbed and beaten in broad daylight while onlookers recorded the incident with cell more…

Stocks fall, Nasdaq hardest hit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks skidded lower on Tuesday, extending the prior day's drop from last week's records, as investors braced for quarterly earnings and considered valuations. "We're pushing more…

Obama wants $3.7 billion to handle illegals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) President Obama is asking Congress for $3.7 billion to respond to the immigration crisis at the Texas border -- nearly twice as much as early reports more…

Claim: Google misdirecting 'America' searches

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOLLYWOOD REPORTER) Lawyers representing Dinesh D’Souza’s newest film, America, have fired off a letter to Google demanding that the search engine correct problems that they say are hampering more…

Smartphone market appears slowing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — The next big thing is here, as Samsung Electronics likes to say in its ads. But fewer people appear to be buying it. Samsung, which is more…

Self-serve beer stations debut at ballpark

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ESPN) — Self-serve beer stations are up and running in Target Field, so Minnesota Twins fans and those who attend the Major League Baseball All-Star festivities next week more…