China jumping aboard state's bullet train?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- SACRAMENTO (AP) -- Gov. Jerry Brown got a firsthand look on Thursday at the world's most extensive high-speed rail system and praised the initiative that created the Chinese more…

FRC's Tony Perkins: Stop giving to GOP

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Family Research Council President Tony Perkins is calling on social conservatives to stop donating to national Republicans until the GOP stops going wobbly on gay marriage. “Until more…

Author: Fiscal crisis completely predictable

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Sumner Books) As reported in my new book, "Completely Predictable," the combined spending of federal, state and local governments per American household actually exceeded the median household income more…

Don't invite Murphy for a visit

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, Is there ever a time you should dip into emergency-fund savings to pay off your home early? Eric Dear Eric, The only time I would advise more…

Obamacare exchanges will cost double

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Breitbart) Obamacare critics warned that President Barack Obama’s rosy $2 billion cost estimate for the government's so-called “insurance exchanges” would likely rise. On Wednesday, they more than doubled. more…

Automakers recall 3.3 million vehicles

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) Honda, Toyota, Nissan and Mazda are recalling about 3.3 million vehicles worldwide because the passenger-side air bag could deploy with too much force, sending shards more…

Fed caught flat-footed by lousy hiring figures

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CBS News) Members of the Federal Reserve's Open Market Committee weren't expecting the lousy March jobs report, according to the minutes of its last meeting. The minutes of more…

Efficiency standards wearing down workers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Los Angeles Times) The envelope factory where Lisa Weber works is hot and noisy. A fan she brought from home helps her keep cool as she maneuvers around more…