MSNBC flatlines on big news day

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DEADLINE) — The rule of thumb is that when news is breaking and a crisis is unfolding, cable news networks see a big jump in viewership. Turns out more…

Hostility for black conservatives at NAACP

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="YxdTM1bzohddP_DoNAss2eHUPmpWdGd-" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (PROGRESSIVES TODAY) — The NAACP is holding their 105th annual gathering in Las Vegas, Nevada this week. This year’s theme? “All in for justice and more…

Stocks lower amid caution on Ukraine, Gaza

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks fell on Monday as global disapproval of Russian President Vladimir Putin increased after the downing of a passenger plane in Ukraine and amid international more…

IRS reports even more computer crashes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYCALLER) — IRS Deputy Associate Chief Counsel Thomas Kane said in transcribed congressional testimony that more IRS officials experienced computer crashes, bringing the total number of crash victims more…

TSA triples security fee on some tickets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) Transportation Security Administration fees on plane tickets are rising Monday, and travelers used to non-stop flights or long layovers will notice the biggest change. The current more…

Video: Princeton prof caught in lawn-sign caper

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WNBC-TV) PRINCETON -- The Princeton University professor accused of stealing 21 lawn signs for a local computer business was recorded on multiple occasions taking the signs, the business more…

Facebook photo gets woman arrested

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="1seXc0bzo0kTHZDC5Kw1TGgce5PkpV2p" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WSILTV) — FRANKLIN COUNTY-- A West Frankfort woman's Facebook posts landed her in jail. Police say 27-year-old Danielle Saxton stole from a downtown boutique last more…

Billionaire suggests move to 3-day work week

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MONEY.CNN) — Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim is suggesting that workers shift to a three-day work week. The catch: He would require 11-hour work days and workers to stay more…