Labor union picketing funerals, harassing mourners

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Free Beacon) A judge ordered one of Chicago's most politically powerful labor unions to suspend picketing against 16 funeral homes last week after receiving reports that striking more…

Teen gal needs to experience 'no'

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I have a close friend whose 17-year-old daughter is going to college to become a high-school band director. Her daughter wants to take out student loans more…

Local police gobble up discarded military gear

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="VjMzNyZDq3WzyaGrHipMVWOKJJ2UFaik"] MORVEN, Ga. (AP) — Small-town police departments across the country have been gobbling up tons of equipment discarded by a downsizing military — bicycles, bed sheets, more…

Canada threatens U.S. if Keystone not built

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — On 6 July, a Montreal, Maine & Atlantic train carrying 72 tank cars filled with oil exploded after its brakes apparently failed, sending it rolling into more…

Black robbers wear white masks to fool victims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — Somebody deserves an Oscar for special effects. A crafty trio of black robbers bought amazingly lifelike disguises from a Hollywood special-effects firm to transform themselves into more…

Feds yank state's education funds

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MCCLATCHYDC) — The Department of Education notified Georgia on Tuesday that it plans to withdraw $9.9 million of the state’s $400 million Race to the Top education grant more…

Chilling: How Hollywood helped Hitler

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOLLYWOODREPORTER) — In devastating detail, an excerpt from a controversial new book reveals how the big studios, desperate to protect German business, let Nazis censor scripts, remove credits more…

Fees for carry-on luggage 'inevitable'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — The chief executive of Ryanair has said it is “probably inevitable” that airlines will charge passengers for carry-on bags – though he insisted he had no more…

Why gasoline prices keep climbing

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ORLANDO SENTINEL) — Gas prices leapt recently, as crude oil costs reached their highest level in more than a year. Annoying to all, confounding to many, rising fuel more…