Oil prices plunge, stocks follow

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) It looks like oil is the Grinch stealing the typical Santa Claus rally the market enjoys in December. Stocks fell sharply Friday. The Dow fell 300 points, more…

Cruz, Sessions target 'guest-worker' law

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_2730415" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Sens. Ted Cruz and Jeff Sessions[/caption] Sens. Ted Cruz and Jeff Sessions introduced a bill Friday in the Senate that would rein in the more…

Japan calls for immigrants to boost population

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Brief) Taro Kono, a Japanese minister and member of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's Liberal Democrat Party, has called for the country to increase immigration to help offset more…

No one knows how messy Fed increase could get

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) The greatest monetary-easing cycle in the history of the U.S. has left a mind-boggling amount of cash floating around in the economy. Banks hold $2.5 trillion in more…

Getting back on the wagon

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I started working your plan earlier this year. I even budgeted for Christmas and got my shopping done early, but in the process I overspent and more…

Rally loses steam as close approaches

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks advanced in choppy trade Thursday, attempting to shake off pressure from further decline in oil prices, as investors awaited a possible Fed rate hike next more…

Christmas shopping in bulk or something sinister?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) Christmas shopping in bulk or something sinister? Missouri police are investigating after at least 100 cellphones were purchased at three Walmarts during the past week, local more…