Look how far liberal news anchor has fallen

by Joe Kovacs -- [caption id="attachment_395003" align="aligncenter" width="600" caption="Keith Olbermann"][/caption] Remember news anchor Keith Olbermann? He's been off the air for nearly a year, and even when he was working, it was more…

California: $10 to see public records

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PRESSDEMOCRAT) — Viewing a public file at the Santa Rosa courthouse will cost $10 under a proposal from the state's judicial branch that is drawing fire from critics more…

Graduates sued over unpaid student loans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LIFEINC.TODAY) — Americans owe roughly $1 trillion in student loans, and now several leading universities are suing their former students to get some of their money back. Yale, more…

New Zealand 'plans to seize bank accounts'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SCOOP) — The National Government are pushing a Cyprus-style solution to bank failure in New Zealand which will see small depositors lose some of their savings to fund more…

$175,000 mattress 'investment' in good sleep

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — When does a mattress become an "investment?" When it costs $175,000. British mattress manufacturer Savoir Beds this week is launching a limited edition "Royal Bed" with more…

No money for White House Easter Egg Roll?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — For more than a century, the White House Easter Egg Roll has been insulated from the sort of partisan sniping that now dominates Washington politics. That more…

Big Brother looking at your bank account

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="psaHI5YTrSfyRjwFAcWgXIrOH5E6X2Jb"] More and more federal agencies are being given a look into your private financial affairs, according to economy, economist, columnist, radio host and international conference speaker more…

Strapped feds have money for gopher-tortoise survey

by Steve Peacock -- The Obama administration recently issued warnings to contractors of potential sequestration-related spending cuts, but in the meantime federal spending continues unabated, domestically and globally. Some of the apparently more…

Could Cyprus bank runs happen here?

by Garth Kant -- With the Mediterranean island nation of Cyprus about to impose a confiscatory tax – up to 9.9 percent – on all bank accounts, resulting in a run on more…

Thousands line up to buy ammo

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SACRAMENTO.CBSLOCAL) — Thousands of people lined up for hours outside Cal Expo to buy ammunition. The line wrapped around the building for the first day of the two-day more…