Supremes asked to rule on 'shell game' taxation

by Bob Unruh -- Even many history-deficient contemporaries in America today will recall that the statement "No taxation without representation" was a key motive behind the American Revolution and the decision of more…

Big list of pork: Feds blow $2.6 million on fat truckers

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_2690195" align="aligncenter" width="600"] (Photo: Boston University)[/caption] A $43 million gas station that was hardly used, $375,000 to study the dating habits of senior citizens and a $2.6 more…

Geraldo loses job at major broadcaster

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_2689965" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Geraldo Rivera (courtesy Fox News)[/caption] Geraldo Rivera, the longtime broadcaster whose face is seen these days on the Fox News Channel, has just lost more…

Mayor sued for paying $4,000 fine in pennies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MIAMI HERALD) — The Miami-Dade Commission on Ethics and Public Trust has sued Hialeah Mayor Carlos Hernandez for trying to pay $4,000 in fines and costs with 28 more…

IMF set to put Chinese yuan on par with dollar

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON GUARDIAN) China’s efforts to make the yuan an international currency on a par with the US dollar are to receive a fillip with the International Monetary Fund more…

Russia bans George Soros charities as 'security threat'

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1969075" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George Soros[/caption] Russia's banned two George Soros-linked groups, the Open Society Foundation and the Open Society Institute, over concerns the charity outfits pose a more…

India to block climate deal?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — It’s rush hour in the world’s most polluted city, and just visible through the dense blanket of smog is an electronic billboard informing motorists that the more…

GOP establishment to back Hillary if Trump nominee

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_2334965" align="aligncenter" width="598"] Donald Trump[/caption] Although Donald Trump has signed a pledge to support the Republican Party's nominee, that doesn't mean the party's establishment will support him, more…