National debt doubles under Bernanke

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke is known among some economists as “Helicopter Ben,” for his tendency to hover over developing financial crises only long enough more…

All working Americans to see tax hike

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="41NWIxODom0C_NCk_SLzJPskzFzX-eOC"] Congress passed legislation to avert the "fiscal cliff" just hours into the New Year, but whether the bill is better than no bill at all is more…

Christie unloads on 'toxic' House GOP

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON POST) New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) condemned House Republicans Wednesday afternoon for failing to pass a $60 billion package of funding for Hurricane Sandy relief. In more…

Labor law upheld for religious colony

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) HELENA, Mont. — A sharply divided Montana Supreme Court has ruled that forcing a Hutterite religious colony to pay workers’ compensation insurance for jobs outside the commune is not more…

77% face higher taxes despite debt deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) - While the tax package that Congress passed New Year's Day will protect 99 percent of Americans from an income tax increase, most of them will more…

Governor sues NCAA over Penn State sanctions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HARRISBURG PATRIOT-NEWS) As a career prosecutor, Gov. Tom Corbett is going to force the NCAA to play on his home field and by his rules, which might prove to be more…

Boehner to Reid: 'Go @#$% yourself'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) House Speaker John Boehner couldn’t hold back when he spotted Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid in the White House lobby last Friday. It was only a few more…

House passes 'fiscal cliff' bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ONLINE.WSJ) — Congress broke a rancorous stalemate Tuesday to pass legislation designed to avert the so-called fiscal cliff. But the compromise bill, which blocked most impending tax increases more…

Syria's oil now target of civil war

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — It was only a matter of time before Syria’s oil industry, sagging as it may be, became a target in the country’s civil war, a conflict more…

Senate deal said to avert 'dairy cliff'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (APNEWS.MYWAY) — A potential doubling of milk prices will be averted as part of the compromise that White House and congressional bargainers reached on wide-ranging legislation to avert more…