Senate passes Internet sales tax bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GUARDIAN) — The US Senate on Monday passed a bill aimed at ending tax-free shopping on the internet but the move looks set to face fierce opposition before more…

'Disabled' cop now reality-TV star

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILLY) — On television, Joseph Derrico pursues a monster truck on foot, pulls the driver out of the vehicle and tosses him to the ground. He is on more…

Amnesty price tag? $6.3 trillion

by John Bennett -- [ooyala code="B0YzhnYjqjkzIMZBymx-MO2S8wSP9Uic"] Amnesty will cost American taxpayers at least $6.3 trillion in welfare and other public benefits, according to a Heritage Foundation study. Former Republican senator Jim DeMint, more…

Euro founder: Destroy 'catastrophic' currency

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Oskar Lafontaine, the German finance minister who launched the euro, has called for a break-up of the single currency to let southern Europe recover, warning that more…

'Unprecedented' money for Christie campaign

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PHILADELPHIA.CBSLOCAL) — The reelection campaign for New Jersey Governor Chris Christie is receiving “unprecedented” support when it comes to raising funds. The “Chris Christie For Governor” Monday filed more…

Casino gambling surges most since crisis

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — Casino revenue in the U.S. climbed 4.8 percent in 2012, the industry’s biggest annual advance since the Great Recession hit four years earlier. Consumer spending on more…

Al Gore, richer than Romney

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) TOP TALKER – “Gore Being Romney-Rich With $200 Million After Bush Defeat,” by Bloomberg’s Ken Wells and Ari Levy: Al Gore “made an estimated $100 million in more…

Shock radio: Rush leaving show's syndicator?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) — The Rush Limbaugh Program is considering ending its affiliation agreement with Cumulus Media at the end of this year, a move that would bring about one more…

Obama's commerce pick funded Fox News enemy

by Aaron Klein -- President Obama has officially named Chicago businesswoman Penny Pritzker, the finance chairman of his 2008 presidential campaign, as his next commerce secretary. The announcement of the choice Thursday more…