CIA sweeping info on global money transfers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Times) The Central Intelligence Agency is secretly collecting bulk records of international money transfers handled by companies like Western Union — including transactions into and out more…

6 tons of elephant ivory crushed in protest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — U.S. officials on Thursday destroyed more than 6 tons of confiscated ivory tusks, carvings and jewelry — the bulk of the U.S. "blood more…

'State of Chuck Norris is strong'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_560715" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Chuck Norris"][/caption] One of those online Chuck Norris "facts" explains he doesn't wear a watch; he decides what time it is. Maybe truer than more…

Yellen rejects Rand Paul's 'Audit the Fed' bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ZzZzg5aDptmMt1t0O5wEC-sqXhqUVpkp" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (Daily Caller) President Obama’s nominee to become chairman of the Federal Reserve came out against Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul’s "Audit the Fed" legislation on Thursday. more…

Little-known tax funding Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WWOR-TV) The Affordable Care Act or Obamacare seems to be in the headlines every day because of all of the problems surrounding the launch. And while most realize more…