Octomom on welfare again after rehab

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WEBPRONEWS) — “Octomom” Nadya Suleman is back on government assistance after five months, and says rehab bills ate up much of the money she made from appearing in more…

Cost of food 'not going to stop' rising

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — Food price inflation will only get worse as the rising global population and climate change add to the volatility faced by British consumers, the government’s chief more…

U.S. sailors sue over Fukushima radiation

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — Tokyo Electric Power Co. (TEPCO) lied about the dangers of radiation exposure, according to eight US sailors involved in disaster relief operations following the March 2011 more…

Man killed by cyanide after winning lottery

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN) — One day, Urooj Khan literally jumped for joy after scoring a $1 million winner on an Illinois lottery scratch ticket. The next month, he was dead. more…

Debt-ceiling debate puts tea party on alert

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ROLL CALL) The state of the tea party evokes Mark Twain: Reports of its death were an exaggeration. Tea party activists who say they deliberately sat out the more…

'Magic' bracelets transform Disney parks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (N.Y. TIMES) ORLANDO, Fla. — Imagine Walt Disney World with no entry turnstiles. Cash? Passé: Visitors would wear rubber bracelets encoded with credit card information, snapping up corn dogs and more…

Is America on the eve of a civil war?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="VzN2Q2ODqlx4uvbTmWAfBnv8KglOoz1P"] Is America on the eve of another civil war? That question is being raised by economist, columnist, radio host and international conference speaker Jerry Robinson on more…

Ford's bold moves produce payoff

by Roger Simmermaker -- Few companies in any industry have taken such bold moves as Ford. And fortunately, for this American company and the American people as well, its persistence in swimming more…

Bank of America 'freezes gun maker's account'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNEWS) — Bank of America has reportedly frozen the account of gun manufacturer American Spirit Arms, according to its owner, Joe Sirochman. In a Facebook post dated December more…

Clean-tech investments plunge in 2012

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — Global investments in clean technologies tanked in 2012, as investors shied away from capital-intensive deals and technology risks, according to Cleantech Group. The San Francisco-based analysis more…