Microsoft co-founder's yacht damages coral reef

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) A yacht owned by Microsoft co-founder and marine conservationist Paul Allen has ploughed into a sensitive reef in the Cayman Islands, destroying the majority of coral more…

Female limo drivers win suit against Saudi prince

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Minneapolis Star-Tribune) A federal judge Thursday awarded $130,000 each to three Rochester women who successfully sued a Saudi prince who said he didn't want any female limousine drivers more…

Obama order sets stage for boycott of Israeli goods

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2147615" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Benjamin Netanyahu and President Obama[/caption] The Obama administration has found a way to use the international trade community to punish Israeli businesses and set more…

Oregon woman fired for being pro-life

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Federalist) After Harmony Daws, of Oregon, was nominated president of a pro-life group, her boss decided to fire her from her job at a cleaning business because more…

Kalashnikov cranking up AK-47 factory in Florida

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) The famous Kalashnikov AK-47 assault rifles have been made in frigid Moscow since their inception 69 years ago. Soon, they'll be made in sunny Florida, too. Kalashnikov more…

Stocks end up 2% after Bank of Japan move

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks closed more than 2 percent higher percent Friday, the last trading day of January, after the Bank of Japan unexpectedly adopted a negative interest rate more…

Obama demands employers disclose pay by gender

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2891784" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Team Obama is demanding companies report how much employees make, by gender.[/caption] The Obama administration is poised to announce a plan requiring employers with more…