6 tons of elephant ivory crushed in protest

by -NO AUTHOR- -- COMMERCE CITY, Colo. (AP) — U.S. officials on Thursday destroyed more than 6 tons of confiscated ivory tusks, carvings and jewelry — the bulk of the U.S. "blood more…

'State of Chuck Norris is strong'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_560715" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Chuck Norris"][/caption] One of those online Chuck Norris "facts" explains he doesn't wear a watch; he decides what time it is. Maybe truer than more…

Yellen rejects Rand Paul's 'Audit the Fed' bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="ZzZzg5aDptmMt1t0O5wEC-sqXhqUVpkp" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d" autoplay="t"] (Daily Caller) President Obama’s nominee to become chairman of the Federal Reserve came out against Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul’s "Audit the Fed" legislation on Thursday. more…

Little-known tax funding Obamacare

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WWOR-TV) The Affordable Care Act or Obamacare seems to be in the headlines every day because of all of the problems surrounding the launch. And while most realize more…

How to sock away 15% for retirement

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, Do employer contributions count toward the 15 percent you recommend putting into retirement? Brian Dear Brian, Employer contributions do not count toward the 15 percent I more…

Stocks end higher on Yellen signals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, lifting the Dow industrials and S&P 500 to their loftiest levels, as investors embraced signals sent by Janet Yellen that the Federal more…