Democrat: Arrest 'Obamaphone' cheats

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Sen. Claire McCaskill (D-Mo.) on Monday called for criminal charges to be filed against people who defrauded a federal phone subsidy program. McCaskill sent a letter to the more…

State set to allow illegals to practice law

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SACRAMENTO BEE) CHICO -- For Sergio Covarrubias Garcia and his supporters, a critical word is missing from the door of the “Offices of Sergio C. Garcia” – “Law.” Garcia, more…

Apple sells 9 million iPhones in debut weekend

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) Apple Inc. (AAPL) sold a record 9 million iPhones in the weekend debut of two new models, as consumers flocked to stores to buy handsets with more colorful options more…

IRS honcho Lois Lerner to retire

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) Lois Lerner, the Internal Revenue Service official at the center of the controversy surrounding the agency’s scrutiny of Tea Party groups, has retired effective today, according to a more…

Wealthy Chinese seek U.S. surrogates

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Wealthy Chinese are hiring American women to serve as surrogates for their children, creating a small but growing business in $120,000 "designer" American babies for China's elite. Surrogacy more…

George Soros, 83, marries for 3rd time

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - George Soros, the 83-year-old billionaire investor, philanthropist and supporter of liberal political causes, married for a third time on Saturday, tying the knot with education consultant more…

40% of U.S. food is tossed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) Leah Weinroth can only hope her son Trey's obsession with expiration dates is a passing phase. If yogurt in the Bethesda, Md., writer's refrigerator is more…

Credit-card perks military members get

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABC News) Members of our armed forces who are on active duty, and their families, are faced with many unique challenges. Thankfully, they also receive several unexpected benefits more…

Advertisers bypass black media, report finds

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Chicago Tribune) The buying power of African-Americans continues to grow, but advertisers are missing the mark by passing over black-oriented media. That is the conclusion of a Nielsen more…

Gun owners surrender to Starbucks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) Gun owners are devoted to the Second Amendment, but it turns out many of them are also fans of caramel macchiatos. Last week's letter from Starbucks more…