Pondering Walmart's patriotic pledge

by Roger Simmermaker -- Walmart, the nation's biggest retailer and largest employer, recently juiced the headlines with the announcement that it will stock its shelves with $50 billion of American-made merchandise over more…

Couple wins lottery twice in 1 weekend

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GMA.YAHOO) — An Arkansas couple struck gold twice after winning $1 million and $50,000 jackpots, both of them during this past weekend. Stephen, 54, and Terri Weaver, 55, more…

Rand Paul: Audit the Fed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Following his father’s crusade, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has refiled legislation that would require an expansive audit of the Federal Reserve. The proposed audit of the bank more…

Obamacare: 7 million will lose insurance

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) President Obama's health care law will push 7 million people out of their job-based insurance coverage — nearly twice the previous estimate, according to the latest more…

Woman rents out neighbor's foreclosed home

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PALM BEACH POST) — A West Palm Beach woman is accused of commandeering her neighbor’s empty and foreclosed-upon home, renting it through Craigslist and collecting more than $13,000 more…

LA Fitness sued over 'sexy exercises'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DFW.CBSLOCAL) A Dallas woman has filed suit against LA Fitness for comments and exercises her trainers made her do. She says they were sexually suggestive. You would think more…

Jet-setting Leon Panetta's $32,000 commute

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) As Leon Panetta ends a decades-long Washington career capped by his service as defense secretary, he has said repeatedly he is ready to get back to his family’s more…

Justice sues S&P over mortgage ratings

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) WASHINGTON — The U.S. government is accusing the debt rating agency Standard & Poor's of fraud for giving high ratings to risky mortgage bonds that helped bring about more…

Look which companies dumping Boy Scouts

by Art Moore -- Major corporations that have donated to the Boy Scouts of America in recent years are largely remaining quiet ahead of the highly anticipated vote Wednesday on the organization's more…

Gas prices at all-time high for February

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Consumers have been spending more on gasoline than they have in nearly three decades. With pump prices at their highest level on record for this time more…