Chicago closing 54 schools

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BREITBART) Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel's office indicated Thursday he plans to close 54 elementary schools in poor, predominantly black neighborhoods because Chicago public schools face a $1 billion more…

FAA to close 149 U.S. airport towers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) The U.S. will close 149 air-traffic control towers run by contractors at small- and mid-sized airports beginning on April 7 as a result of automatic budget cuts more…

Senate votes to kill Obamacare-related tax

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) The Senate on Thursday voted to repeal a sales tax on medical devices that is part of President Obama’s health-care law, a rare bipartisan attempt to strip away a section more…

French police raid IMF chief Lagarde's Paris home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RFI)French police on Wednesday searched the Paris home of IMF chief Christine Lagarde in an ongoing inquiry into charges that businessman and former politician Bernard Tapie received favourable more…

Now on sale at Ikea: Horse-free meatballs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) Swedish meatballs are once again being sold at Ikea, with the Swedish furniture giant promising customers its version of the classic Swedish dish is now free more…

Salvage title – yes or no?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I want to buy an inexpensive car, and I was wondering what you think about salvage titles. Eric Dear Eric, It's not impossible to find a more…

'Death wish coffee' promises big jolt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KTLA-TV) Sure, you can order up a tall, no-foam, low-fat, soy-chai latte at Starbucks. Or you can have a cup of Death Wish Coffee. The brew bills itself more…