Food-stamp benefits decrease before holidays

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) Millions of American families could face a sparse holiday table when food stamps benefits get reduced in November, and that could be just the start of deeper more…

15% of U.S. youth out of school, lack job

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) Almost 6 million young people are neither in school nor working, according to a study released Monday. That's almost 15 percent of those aged 16 to 24 more…

Seriously? Look who's spanking U.S. on money

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="wwdTcxZzq4otYSqFZhHyCXR9psgCzDwr" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] Two other countries – the financially failed Cyprus and the financially manipulative China – now are telling America how to run its finances. The United more…

Top techies called to rescue Obamacare sites

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — The Obama administration Sunday said it’s called on “the best and brightest” tech experts from both government and the private sector to help fix the troubled more…

Christian sues over working Sunday

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — A Christian care worker will go to the Court of Appeal this week to argue she has the right not to work on a Sunday. Children’s more…

Titanic violin sold for $1.4 million

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) The violin played by the bandmaster of the Titanic to calm passengers as it sank sold at auction for £900,000 ($1.45 million, 1.06 million euros) on more…

JPMorgan reaches $13 billion U.S. accord

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) JPMorgan Chase & Co. has reached a tentative resolution of all civil mortgage-bond related matters with the U.S. Department of Justice under which the nation's largest bank more…