Record number of women on billionaires list

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THEGUARDIAN) — From Facebook chief operating officer Sheryl Sandberg to a British online gambling entrepreneur, a record number of women have entered the global club of billionaires. A more…

Men's Wearhouse, Jos. A. Bank talk merger

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SFGATE) — NEW YORK (AP) — Men's Wearhouse and Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. are moving a bit closer to a possible combination, announcing they are exchanging certain more…

'Green energy' buildings consume more power

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) — Washington, D.C. may have the highest number of certified green buildings in the country, but research by Environmental Policy Alliance suggests it might not be more…

Obama plans economic warfare on Russia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE DAILY BEAST) — The Associated Press reported Monday that Russia is already suffering some economic consequences of its aggression in Ukraine. The Russian stock market is down more…

Man fired for refusing to work on Sabbath

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW ZEALAND HERALD) — A meat worker sacked for refusing to work on the Sabbath has been awarded almost $30,000 compensation after successfully arguing the decision breached his more…

'12 Years a Slave' wins best picture

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — “12 Years A Slave” won best picture at the 86th Academy Awards on Sunday night, a poignant victory for the harrowing look at slavery in the more…

Ukraine threatened by more than Russia

by F. Michael Maloof -- WASHINGTON – With Russian troops from its base in the Crimea effectively occupying the Crimean Peninsula, the Western-backed central government in Kyiv at the same time is facing more…