Obama sang different tune in 2011

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) While he now demands that higher tax rates for the wealthy must be part of a "fiscal cliff" deal, President Obama took a very different line more…

Detroit: 'We voted for you, bail us out'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- DETROIT (WJBK) -- The city of Detroit faces a major financialcrisis and one member of city council thinks President Barack Obama should step in and help. City Council member JoAnn Watson said Tuesday more…

Citigroup to cut 11,000 jobs

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) Citigroup Inc. will eliminate 11,000 jobs worldwide, about 4 percent of its total staff, in a move to save as much as $1.1 billion a year in more…

Obama's next targets: Walmart, Best Buy?

by Aaron Klein -- A far-left think tank founded with input from President Obama is pushing a plan for private retail stores such as Walmart to create a “new wage floor” that more…

Boehner tax hike sparks conservative backlash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Dec. 4 (Bloomberg) -- House Speaker John Boehner’s proposal to generate $800 billion in new revenue “will destroy American jobs” and Republicans should oppose it, Senator Jim DeMint of South Carolina said today. The more…

Shakira sued for $100 million

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (E ONLINE) — If you ask him, Shakira didn't have an Oral Fixation so much as she had an oral agreement. Antonio de la Rúa, the pop superstar's more…

Lindsay Lohan's bank accounts seized by IRS

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Lindsay Lohan's bank accounts have been seized by the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). The troubled actress' accounts have been seized so the US government can recover more…

Obama 'comfortable going off fiscal cliff'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WEEKLYSTANDARD) — Senator John Barrasso of Wyoming believes President Barack Obama is "comfortable going off the [fiscal] cliff." "I think the president is increasingly showing his hand that more…

Scramble to find $102 million lottery ticket

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — For nearly two decades, millions of Britons have been enticed into playing the National Lottery by its tantalising slogan “it could be you”. For 80,000 residents more…

Many jobless don't collect unemployment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FREEP) — About 2 million jobless Americans fear they'll lose their extended unemployment benefits, which are slated to end next month unless Congress votes to renew them. Their more…