S&P: California can't afford to bungle budget

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fox News) Standard & Poor’s tells FOX Business that California faces a downgrade to its outlook if the state doesn’t pass a credible budget in time, as Democrat more…

Are green buildings creating dangerous icicles?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Discovery) In Chicago, people protected themselves from icicles falling off the 100-story John Hancock Center with their backpacks and purses. In New York, one man was struck in more…

Steve Jobs headed for postage stamp

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) The U.S. Postal Service wants to put Apple co-founder Steve Jobs on a stamp. Jobs is set to appear on a 2015 collectible stamp, according to more…

Transcripts show Fed shock at '08 collapse

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) Transcripts released Friday of Federal Reserve meetings held throughout 2008 suggest the Fed was caught off guard by the suddenness and severity of the financial crisis more…

Obama decision encourages drug-money laundering

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Accuracy in Media) The Obama administration has announced that it won't enforce money-laundering laws against banks doing business with marijuana stores, in a move designed to "facilitate illegal more…

U.S. stocks decline

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks fell on Friday, with the Nasdaq Composite posting a third weekly gain, as investors considered results from companies including Intuit and another downbeat economic report, more…

Taliban going broke – can't afford jihad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Vocativ) Afghanistan's insurgents have endured hard times before, but nothing quite like this. A look at the group's crippling financial crisis Mullah Yaseen is penniless. Wrapped in a more…

Employers like private insurance exchanges

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg News) One-third of U.S. employers plan to move their workers' health-care coverage to a private exchange in the next few years, a survey found, following the lead more…