D'oh! Fleeing mugger hit by bus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON TELEGRAPH) CCTV footage showed the mugger calmly walking up to his victim in a Bogota bus station and snatching her bag. A brief struggle ensues before the man attempts more…

New campaign ads target IRS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — A House Republican group is launching an ad campaign against four incumbent Democrats this week that aims to tie the lawmakers to the Internal Revenue Service, more…

Canada: Our money smells like maple syrup

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — The smell of success is particularly sweet in Canada as an unending stream of residents swear that the new $100 bill is the scent of maple more…

Memorial box-office records shattered

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DEADLINE) — Huge grosses continue for the Top 6 movies and still add up to the biggest Memorial Day weekend and the biggest 4-day holiday ever. That’s $317M more…

Airlines rip proposed taxes on air travel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — The cost of flying might be going up, but this time it’s not the airlines raising prices. The Obama administration has proposed raising the taxes on more…

Frack-ture: Obama tries to kill U.S. energy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="B3MHVyYjohgLQejzOvuNBWXPZ0W8jmLd"] The Interior Department is proposing new federal rules for hydraulic fracturing, but the chairman of the House Natural Resources Committee warns they're unnecessary and will only more…

New class of people identified as IRS enemies

by Gina Loudon -- By Gina Loudon It is no secret that the IRS watches certain groups of taxpayers with increased scrutiny. For instance, millionaires have about a one-in-eight chance of being more…