Fed downgrades outlook for U.S. economy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Federal Reserve has a more downbeat outlook on the U.S. economy for 2013 and 2014 than it did three months ago. The Fed predicts more…

Magazine: Can Google solve death?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TIME) — In person, it can be a little hard to hear Larry Page. That’s because he has vocal-cord nerve damage, one cord paralyzed about 14 years ago, more…

Obama pushes for even more debt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — President Barack Obama appealed to business leaders on Wednesday to urge Congress to approve an increase in the U.S. debt limit without any conditions attached and more…

Starbucks: 'Leave the gun at home'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) Starbucks says guns are no longer welcome in its cafes, though it is stopping short of an outright ban on firearms. The fine line that more…

IRS flagged 'anti-Obama rhetoric'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — Newly uncovered IRS documents show the agency flagged political groups based on the content of their literature, raising concerns specifically about "anti-Obama rhetoric," inflammatory language and more…

Penthouse magazine owner files for bankruptcy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — Sometimes sex doesn’t sell. The California company that owns Penthouse magazine and a host of online dating and adult websites filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday. The more…

Companies consider ads on porn sites

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — You won't see blue chip companies advertising on a porn website. At least not yet. Those American icons don't need to. They have images to uphold, more…

Jeweler charged after killing fleeing robber

by -NO AUTHOR- -- PARIS (AP) — Outrage is growing in France over the decision to bring voluntary homicide charges against a jeweler who shot and killed an escaping robber, but the more…

AAA chief: Gas never under $3 a gallon again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=25173865&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=338&width=600" height=338 width=600 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (MINNESOTA.CBSLOCAL) — According to AAA, the average cost of gas has been more than $3 per gallon for 1,000 more…