EPA kills power plant, 3,900 jobs in Texas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CALLER-TIMES) CORPUS CHRISTI — The Las Brisas power plant project came to an abrupt and perhaps permanent halt with the announcement that the company financing the project is going more…

State stops sale of cheap milk

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BATON ROUGE ADVOCATE) — For Lafayette stockbroker Kenneth Daigle, buying a gallon of milk is no longer the bargain it used to be on Tuesdays at Fresh Market. more…

The coming oil war against al-Qaida

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — A consortium minding security issues for journalists working in hostile territory warned that credible reports revealed a threat to oil installations in Libya. Islamists based in more…

Suspended debt ceiling 'playing with fire'

by Taylor Rose -- WASHINGTON – A key watchdog in Congress, Rep. Paul Broun, R-Ga., who is leading the charge to audit the Federal Reserve and keeping an eye on U.S. monetary more…

Impeach Obama over plunging U.S. into debt?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) — The House passed its “no budget, no pay” bill this week to try and prompt politicians addicted to spending to restore some sense of fiscal more…

Casey Anthony files for bankruptcy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — Casey Anthony's fate keeps changing. Two years ago, her murder trial for the death of her toddler riveted the country, ending with Anthony's dramatic acquittal. But more…

College degrees with highest starting salaries

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FINANCE.YAHOO) — A new salary survey from the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) shows that engineering majors dominate the list of college degrees that pay the more…

Health experts: Let fat people, smokers die

by -NO AUTHOR- -- NEW YORK (AP) -- Faced with the high cost of caring for smokers and overeaters, experts say society must grapple with a blunt question: Instead of trying to more…