79% say middle class is shrinking

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — The high cost of housing across the U.S. has made Americans pessimistic about the prospect of social and economic mobility, a new study by the MacArthur more…

Dow back in black for 2015

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks bounced on Wednesday, closing up more than 1 percent amid signs of encouraging developments in the Greece debt talks and better economic growth as more…

Secret immigration powers found in Obamatrade

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_1866315" align="aligncenter" width="596"] President Obama[/caption] President Obama, whose push for vastly higher levels of immigration was recently halted a federal court in Texas, would gain vast new more…

EPA: Aircraft emissions endanger Americans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer Fw823smz] (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) The Environmental Protection Agency announced Wednesday that emissions from commercial jets cause climate change, endangering the public's health and welfare. "Today's action supports the more…

U.S. ousts Russia as top oil, gas producer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — The U.S. has taken Russia’s crown as the biggest oil and natural-gas producer in a demonstration of the seismic shifts in the world energy landscape emanating more…

Prediction: Get ready for 4,000-point Dow drop

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer 9wGzAnNF] (MSN) — The stock market has an empirical rule: interest rates lead stocks. And the current interest rate environment is pointing to a massive decline for more…

Hastert delivers not-guilty plea in whisper

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer 14ETuJVD] Former Speaker of the House Dennis Hastert, 73, pleaded not guilty in federal court to lying to federal agents and allegedly withdrawing $3.5 million from his more…

'Simple solution' to Obamatrade's problems

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_2101035" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio[/caption] WASHINGTON – U.S. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio, speaks with the conviction and enthusiasm of a man who believes he has more…