U.S. economy grew 0.1% in 4th quarter

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MarketWatch) The U.S. economy grew in the fourth quarter -- but just barely -- instead of contracting for the first time in 3 1/2 years, the Commerce Department more…

Rep. Wilson: Sequester is 'assault on military'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="lodGpxOTrUDCriA3NpvimelVD6FqIMYh"] President Obama and most Democrats want to replace looming sequestration cuts with a combination of tax hikes and spending cuts, while most Republicans don't like the more…

$48K in car loans?!

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm 27 and married, and we have two kids. I make $90,000 a year, but we have $80,000 in consumer debt – $48,000 of which is more…

Mafia moving into renewable energy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) Traditionally the mafia controls operations in gambling, prostitution, protection, extortion, and loan-sharking, yet recent evidence shows that they might actually be adding renewable energy to that list. more…

Bernanke defends Fed's low-interest-rate policies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) Facing criticism from Republican lawmakers, Chairman Ben Bernanke stood behind the Federal Reserve's low-interest-rate policies Wednesday and sought to reassure members of Congress that the central more…

Average Americans feeling pain of U.S. debt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) When it comes to the nation's debt, payback time might be here. Years of low tax rates and rising federal spending, amplified by the devastating more…

Can you find the sequester cuts?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="9lZmJwOTooA7jqouC_vwd1Jf_GdU5toY"] The truth is out: The threat that "sequester" will decimate the nation is a fraud, according to former presidential candidate Rudy Giuliani. On Fox News tonight, more…