Big payout after girls switched at birth

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INDEPENDENT) — The families of two women who were switched at birth more than 20 years ago are to receive damages of €1.88 million (£1.4m), a court in more…

Newsweek Twitter page hacked by ISIS ally

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Newsweek's official Twitter page was hacked on Tuesday. CyberCaliphate, a hacker group that claims affiliation with ISIS, was apparently responsible for the attack. The group hijacked more…

Obama loses $22 billion on student-loan plans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FISCAL TIMES) — White House education policies aimed at helping borrowers with $1.3 trillion in student debt are gaining traction-- with enrollment in income-based-repayment programs doubling in the more…

Teen finds chicken organ in KFC, wants $4 back

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [jwplayer LrDFyAAU] (FOX40) — STOCKTON, California — A Stockton teen finds what he believes is a chicken’s brain in his fast food meal. That teen says he tweeted more…

Fed mobilizes against Paul's audit legislation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) The Federal Reserve is mobilizing against Sen. Rand Paul's increasingly popular effort to audit the central bank. “This is about interfering with the making of monetary more…

Tea party pushes balanced-budget amendment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) The Tea Party Express is launching a national campaign to push for a balanced-budget amendment to the U.S. Constitution. “Congress’ historic shortcomings in passing a Balanced more…

Obama won't release IRS targeting documents

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) The Obama administration is refusing to publicly release more than 500 documents on the IRS’s targeting of Tea Party groups. Twenty months after the IRS scandal more…

Media Matters founder resigns from Hillary PAC

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) David Brock on Monday abruptly resigned from the board of the super PAC Priorities USA Action, revealing rifts that threaten the big-money juggernaut being built to support more…

Marc Faber: Short the Fed by buying gold

by Mark Leibovit -- Editor's note: Mark Leibovit is one of the investment world's top-rated gold timers, and helps investors anticipate and benefit from both the ups and the downs of the more…

U.S. students jump off deep end: Renounce America

by Aaron Klein -- TEL AVIV – A resolution approved by the University of California Student Association board calling for financial divestment from the United States highlights the penetration of professional, radical more…