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…

Auto sales zoom in wake of Sandy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — With the presidential election and Superstorm Sandy behind them, car shoppers headed for dealer lots last month in the biggest numbers since early 2008. Multiple brands, more…

N.Y. Times sheds more employees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE WEEK) — The New York Times on Monday announced that it would offer buyout packages to 30 newsroom employees, and that layoffs would ensue if the 30 more…

IRS issues 159 new pages of rules

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — The Internal Revenue Service has released new rules for investment income taxes on capital gains and dividends earned by high-income individuals that passed Congress as part more…

The real story about the fiscal cliff

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="51MG9kNzrd5V45yG9CM6knLaqhArRECe"] In this podcast, economist, columnist, radio host and international conference speaker Jerry Robinson of "Follow the Money Weekly" tells the real story about the looming fiscal more…

A Made-in-America Christmas 2012

by Roger Simmermaker -- The best way to build a better, more-prosperous America is to buy American and keep your dollars within our borders so they can generate authentic American activity. And more…