Morons at the credit-card company

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I recently tried to cancel a credit card, and the customer service representative told me that doing this would cancel out my entire 14-year credit history. more…

Stocks close off session lows

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks closed lower Thursday as investors awaited a post-close speech from Fed Chair Janet Yellen. ( Tweet This ) The major averages more than halved losses more…

VW owners won't like fixes for their diesels

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wired) VW's confession that it illegally programed the software in 11 million diesel-powered cars to cheat on emissions tests comes with the sting of betrayal for owners. The more…

Woman fined $1,000 for bashing biz on Yelp

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Daily News) The reviews are in — and they'll cost a Staten Island woman $1,000. That's how much a judge has ordered Emily Fanelli to pay more…

Cop pays hotel bill for homeless family

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Christian Science Monitor) Sheriff's Deputy Brian Bussell of Butler County, Ohio is being hailed as a selfless Samaritan after he gave a homeless family shelter, clothing, shoes, and more…

How rich is the Catholic Church?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Street) Feeling guilty about investing in "sin" stocks, like makers of guns, cigarettes and alcohol products? Don't. Over the course of its history of investing, the Catholic more…

Jeb scrubbed work-visa proposals from 2016 immigration plan?

by Aaron Klein -- [caption id="attachment_2458165" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Jeb Bush[/caption] On his presidential campaign website, former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush recently unveiled a six-point plan to “secure the border and enforce our more…

Bailed-out Obama ally takes 500 jobs overseas

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2458345" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama and General Electric CEO Jeffrey Immelt[/caption] General Electric was bailed out by taxpayers and has been stuffing its coffers out of Americans' pockets ever since, more…

Huckabee to Doritos: Meet your sick new partner

by Bob Unruh -- [caption id="attachment_1978015" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Mike Huckabee[/caption] GOP presidential candidate Gov. Mike Huckabee is asking Frito-Lay's board of directors to take a closer look at Dan Savage before partnering more…