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…

Illinois credit downgraded to worst in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WGNTV) — A warning came Saturday morning from state treasurer Dan Rutherford (R) IL State Treasurer. The Standard and Poor’s downgrade from A to A-minus puts Illinois last more…

Child labor uncovered in Apple's supply chain

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Apple has discovered multiple cases of child labour in its supply chain, including one Chinese company that employed 74 children under the age of 16, in more…