Do boycotts against offensive shows even work?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHRISTIAN SCIENCE MONITOR) — Austrian actor Christoph Waltz may have just won an Oscar, but his recent performance on NBC’s "Saturday Night Live" is drawing boos from conservative more…

Author: Christians 'don't get biblical stewardship'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHARISMANEWS) — In Secure: Discovering True Financial Freedom, Rick Dunham writes that many Christians don't understand the true nature of stewardship. Instead, they equate stewardship with tithing—giving a more…

PNC Bank to stop free checking

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHICAGO TRIBUNE) — PNC Bank, the sixth-biggest bank in the Chicago area by deposits, is making it tougher to keep a free checking account. According to the Web more…

Senate passes $955 billion farm bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The Senate voted 66-27 to pass a massive farm bill Monday evening that could set the course for the country’s food policy for the next decade. more…

Affirmative action support at historic low

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) As the Supreme Court prepares to once again weigh in on the issue of affirmative action, a record-low number of Americans support such programs, according to more…

IRS buying spy equipment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS) — The IRS, currently in the midst of scandals involving the targeting of conservative groups and lavish taxpayer-funded conferences, is ordering surveillance equipment that includes hidden cameras more…

Man falls asleep at desk, transfers millions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.COM.AU) — AN employee at a bank in Germany has fallen asleep on his keyboard, accidentally transforming a minor currency transfer into a $311 million order (EUR222 million), more…

The big flip-off: Company doesn't give feds data

by Chelsea Schilling -- The federal government may be secretly accessing Americans' online videos, emails, photos and search histories – with the help of Apple, Google, Microsoft, Yahoo, Facebook, YouTube, PalTalk, AOL and more…

NSA spying disclosures alarm tech companies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Recent revelations about the National Security Agency's expansive data-collection efforts have underscored the power of electronic surveillance in the Internet era and renewed an historic debate more…