Cheap homes prove costly in Detroit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - The solid red brick house on a block of similar homes in Northwest Detroit sounds like a steal at $3,728. But in many ways, it's a more…

20% pay cut for defense workers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNNMONEY.COM) Starting Monday, 650,000 defense employees will be on furlough. As part of the sequester, or federal spending cuts, that are currently underway, civilian defense workers will be more…

Americans' new rally call: End IRS

by Bob Unruh -- Editor's note: This is another in a series of "WND/WENZEL POLLS" conducted exclusively for WND by the public-opinion research and media consulting company Wenzel Strategies. A majority of more…

IKEA uses 1% of world's wood every year

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) IKEA is likely the world's largest single consumer of wood. The Swedish conglomerate needs about 1% of the world's wood supply to make the furniture more…

Can you guess who bought the most cognac?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) North Korea's late leader Kim Jong-Il was reportedly the biggest client fro cognac brand Hennessy and spent £700,000 on the drink. The fact was dug more…

Only 47% of adults have full-time job

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Breitbart) The release of the June Jobs' Report Friday was something of a relief for the markets. The Labor Department reported that the economy gained 195,000 jobs in more…

'Public safety will suffer a setback'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Belleville News-Democrat) Public safety could "suffer a setback" if the U.S. Justice Department follows through on plans to force its employees -- including thousands of FBI special agents, more…