Good news for convicted creation evangelist

by -NO AUTHOR- -- On the verge of being released to a halfway house after more than eight years in prison, the popular creation-science lecturer and theme-park creator known as Dr. Dino more…

Counselors paid $8,000 to teach feds to email

by Steve Peacock -- The U.S. Department of Education is getting ready to oversee control of a potential $70.7 billion fiscal year 2016 budget, which includes a proposed billion-dollar increase in Title more…

Unemployed are dropping out like flies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — At a time when 8.5 million Americans still don't have jobs, some 40 percent have given up even looking. The revelation, contained in a new survey more…

Stocks fall from highs, end mixed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed on Wednesday, failing to hold record levels, as the Fed minutes mostly confirmed market expectations for a rate hike in the more…

Rubio demands more foreign workers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYCALLER) — Republican senator and presidential candidate Marco Rubio is backing a bill that would triple the number of guest workers businesses could hire every year, after hundreds more…

Oil spill off California coastline

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) Ruptured pipeline near Santa Barbara leaked an estimated 21,000 gallons of crude oil Tuesday, some of which flowed into the ocean and left a thick more…

32 states struggle to balance budgets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) Six years after the recession ended, many U.S. states are hard pressed to balance budgets because of a sluggish recovery and their own policy decisions. The fiscal more…

6 Chinese arrested for stealing U.S. technology

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2031375" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Six Chinese were arrested on charges of stealing U.S. technology.[/caption] The Justice Department announced the arrest of six Chinese citizens on charges related to more…

Dow closes at record for 2nd straight day

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed mixed on Tuesday as investors eyed renewed gains in yields and the dollar ahead of the Federal Reserve meeting minutes. (Tweet This) The more…