Bitcoin: Tax haven of the future

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Stashing money in a Swiss bank account is so passé. Tomorrow’s tax havens could be fueled by new technology like Bitcoin and Litecoin — online currencies that more…

CVS requires ID to buy nail-polish remover

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) August 12, 2013 — Just in time for the final season of Breaking Bad, CVS executives are making sure they are not helping any future Walter more…

China to surpass U.S. as biggest oil importer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) China in October will become the world’s largest importer of crude oil, surpassing the U.S. for the first time as the Asian giant’s rising consumer class more…

Ex-Obama employer gets Kenyan contract

by Steve Peacock -- A no-bid contract to assess a $48 million Kenyan youth program has been awarded to the University of Chicago, where President Barack Obama taught constitutional law for 12 more…

Army training threatened by budget cuts

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor's Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Newtown Starbucks closes before gun event

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HARTFORD COURANT) — NEWTOWN, Conn. — The Starbucks store here closed early Friday, taping a notice to its front door that indicated that it didn't want to take more…

Retailers collect data on consumer returns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's not just the government that might be keeping tabs on you. Many retailers are tracking you, too - or at least your merchandise returns. more…

AOL CEO fires worker during conference call

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — AOL CEO Tim Armstrong is vying for a new title — America’s worst boss. Armstrong apparently freaked out and fired an employee who tried to take more…

Asiana offers plane-crash survivors $10,000

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — Asiana Airlines Inc. (020560), the South Korean carrier that suffered a fatal jet crash in San Francisco last month, plans to pay an initial compensation of more…