Motivational maestro Zig Ziglar dies at 86

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONTIMES) — Hilary Hinton “Zig” Ziglar, 86, the man of a million motivational maxims who bucked up and cheered on three generations of Willy Lomans over a 40-year more…

Norquist rips Obama's 'left-wing fantasy theories'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (CBS DC) – Founder and president of Americans for Tax Reform, Grover Norquist, dismissed discussion of GOP defections from his “no new taxes” pledge, and President Obama’s tax more…

Grocery mogul gives stores to employees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (STARTRIBUNE) — BEMIDJI, MINN. - Joe Lueken spent 46 years becoming a successful grocer and community benefactor here. Finally, at 70, he's ready to sell the business, travel more…

J. Crew boss acknowledges lesbian lover

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — They may have been dating since March, but for the first time since her divorce from Vincent Mazeau last year, Jenna Lyons has publicity acknowledged her more…

In communist Cuba, the tax man cometh

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) Most Cubans have not paid taxes for half a century, but that will change under a new code starting January 1. The landmark regulations will change the more…

County gives $100,000 to help illegal aliens

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNews.com) – Officials inMontgomery County, Maryland, an affluent suburb of Washington, D.C., voted to approve $100,000 of public money to help illegal aliens sign up for President Barack Obama’s administrative amnesty more…

Durbin: Fiscal cliff now, entitlements later

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) WASHINGTON — A top Democrat pressured fellow progressives Tuesday to consider long-term changes to the social safety net, even as the party digs in for more…

Obama vs. House on guns: Who will prevail?

by Art Moore -- Gun retailers continue to report record-high sales since the re-election of President Obama, but Second Amendment advocates say any moves by the White House to restrict access to more…

New tax idea 'to save U.S. from fiscal cliff'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="1wMTY5Nzqtw5ng4sbLIYbi83_3RwXoS-"] With the nation just five weeks away from plunging off the so-called "fiscal cliff," U.S. Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, said the lines currently drawn in this more…

Record-breaking gun sales on Black Friday

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USA TODAY) For the second consecutive year, prospective gun buyers joined Black Friday shoppers in record numbers as firearms dealers swamped the FBI with required buyer background check more…