Obama's $4 trillion budget goes down in flames

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1833065" align="aligncenter" width="600"] President Obama[/caption] When it comes to offering a budget that meets the OK of the Senate, President Obama is one-for-98. That's the vote count more…

9.8 million federal employees delinquent on taxes

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1670445" align="aligncenter" width="597"] The Internal Revenue Service[/caption] The combined unpaid tax amount for federal workers and retirees for 2014 surpasses $3.5 billion, the Internal Revenue Service reported. more…

Follow money trail in Obama-Lynch scandal

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – Even as scandal-plagued HSBC was laundering billions of dollars from murderous Mexican drug cartels, violent terrorists and rogue nations, including Iran, it was engaged in more…

Dow Jones drops 100 points

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed lower on Tuesday as investors attempted to find clarity on the timing of an interest rate hike amid better data and consolidation in more…

Mayor jailed in multi-million-dollar scheme

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WSVN) — MIAMI -- The former mayor of North Miami has been sentenced to five-and-half years in federal prison for her role in a multi-million-dollar mortgage fraud scheme. more…

Amazon: FAA drone approval already obsolete

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SEATTLETIMES) — The approval federal aviation officials gave Amazon.com last week to test a specific drone design outdoors is already outdated, the company’s top policy executive said Tuesday more…

Best and worst states for retirement

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RTTNEWS) — Bankrate has ranked the best and worst states for retirement, with Wyoming coming in at the first position, followed by Colorado, Utah, Idaho and Virginia in more…

Congress targets federal 'chokehold' on gun sellers

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1829245" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Operation Choke Point is heading to Capitol Hill for debate.[/caption] Lawmakers on Capitol Hill are taking to task the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and more…

Withdraw $5,000 from bank, get cops called on you

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1828365" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Banks may face more scrutiny and reporting requirements from the federal government.[/caption] The Justice Department, which already requires banks to alert on customers who more…