No Powerball winner, jackpot at $1.3 billion

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — With no winners in Saturday night's record $949.8 million Powerball drawing, the next jackpot could reach an estimated $1.3 billion, lottery officials said early Sunday. The more…

GM-ignition nightmare won't go away

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) Zachary Stevens was a teenager headed to bible study when his Saturn Sky shot across a Texas highway into a pickup and killed the driver. Ruben Vazquez, more…

Dow closes down triple digits

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks closed about 1 percent lower Friday, ending the year's first trading week with sharp losses as concerns about China and global economic slowdown persisted. ( more…

Wait! This is a good jobs report?

by Curtis Ellis -- UNITED NATIONS – The monthly jobs report for December is out, and the administration is trying to spin it as great news. The economy added 292,000 jobs in more…

GOP lawmaker slams Ryan's 'guest-worker' program

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_2560815" align="aligncenter" width="600"] House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisc. (Photo: U.S. House Ways and Means Committee)[/caption] Buried in House Speaker Paul Ryan's 2,009-page omnibus spending bill, passed in more…