Major U.S. city poised to implement Islamic law

by Leo Hohmann -- [caption id="attachment_1845605" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Seattle Mayor Ed Murray "wants to help Muslims" attain home ownership by offering Shariah-compliant loans.[/caption] While some cities in Texas and other Southern states more…

EU goes after Mickey Mouse, other big studios

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_2253145" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Disney has been hit with an antitrust suit.[/caption] The European Union on Thursday filed an antitrust suit against six American movie companies, including Disney more…

'Billions lost' from Keystone XL pipeline delay

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Weekly Standard) A new report by the American Action Forum, a center-right policy institute, details adverse economic consequences of the Keystone XL pipeline's delay. The report highlights billions more…

Stocks end lower as tech weighs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed lower on Wednesday as disappointing tech earnings weighted down on the three major indices. "Basically, it's a repeat of yesterday," said Peter Cardillo, more…