Record 90.6 million not in labor force

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS) — The number of Americans who are 16 years or older and who have decided not to participate in the nation's labor force has climbed to a more…

Thieves pose as truckers to steal cargo loads

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WICHITA, Kan. (AP) To steal huge shipments of valuable cargo, thieves are turning to a deceptively simple tactic: They pose as truckers, load the freight onto their own more…

Is deepwater the next oil bonanza?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — Strong growth in international drilling activity helped increase quarterly profits for some of the largest oil companies in the industry. Oil services company Baker Hughes Inc. more…

Gun swaps booming on Instagram

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) The gun market is booming on Instagram. The popular photo-posting  app – bought last year by Facebook for $1 billion – has become the go-to more…

Wrigley heiress charters plane for Marine's dog

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="oxbDY4ZzrVpHCoGw9kTFZpQsYafwEhbz" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (ABC NEWS) A good Samaritan with deep pockets chartered a private jet to fly a Marine's dogs across the country to the soldier's new base more…

Economy sags as job market slows

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9qbWQ4ZzphYSdt7gBdWZqIar9xsiTEZ2" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (ABC NEWS) September's jobs report, delayed more than two weeks because of the government shutdown, was hardly worth the wait. Employers added just 148,000 non-farm jobs more…

China arrests billionaire human-rights supporter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) BEIJING – In a crackdown on dissent ahead of a crucial Communist Party gathering next month, Chinese authorities on Sunday formally arrested a billionaire venture capitalist more…

Consumer Reports: Avoid Obamacare site

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="JxbzY4ZzoiO2JyLl1cUQl46JeMNVIawa" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (THE HILL) — Consumer Reports magazine is urging readers to “stay away from Healthcare.gov” until software developers can fix the problems plaguing the site. In more…

'The barbarians are at the gate'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="83dm02ZzphjgqzFKGkEcn8s8RDLkNPl_" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Seventeen trillion dollars in debt. China now wants a "de-Americanized" world. The petrodollar under attack. There are just a few of the signs being noted more…