Farmland 'the next real-estate bubble'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE AMERICAN) — Eeyore should have been a farmer. It’s almost impossible to find a farmer happy about his situation. The weather’s too hot, cold, wet, or dry, more…

Obama, Pelosi do fundraising on Easter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) — Easter Sunday is not a day of rest for the Democrats' moneychangers. At least three top party officials dispatched fundraising emails Sunday in their bid more…

American labor takes an 'amnesty' hit

by John Bennett -- Senate Republicans in the "Gang of Eight" have rejected straightforward language, suggested by labor advocates as part of an amnesty proposal, that would have had visas issued "only more…

McDonald's touts 'healthy' new menu

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Salt Lake Tribune) It sounds like the set-up to a joke: The director of nutrition for McDonald's came to town. Wait. The fast-food giant — the same place more…

52 companies apply to explore for oil in Lebanon

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Lebanon's Energy Ministry says 52 companies have participated in a pre-qualification process to win licenses for offshore oil and gas work. The ministry says the companies more…

Jay Leno mocks NBC, ratings explode

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DEADLINE.COM) Maybe NBC has a ratings resurgence plan that goes beyond getting The Voice back on the air? Although Jay Leno‘s ratings have been solid for a while, something seems to be stirring more…

'Chick-fil-A has never been about hate'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES DAILY NEWS) RANCHO CUCAMONGA -- Corey Braun, the operator-owner of a Chick-fil-A near Foothill and Day Creek boulevards, provided dozens of free entree tickets to gay more…

Cuba new hotbed of child-sex tourism

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TORONTO STAR/MIAMI HERALD) The 50-something Canadian steps inside a downtown bar, his left arm wound tightly around the waist of a young prostitute as he flashes a sly more…

USDA: Highest corn acreage since 1936 expected

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Farmers intend to plant 97.3 million acres of corn this year, the most since 1936, the USDA's spring planting survey said Thursday. The overall corn acreage more…