IRS moves to collect billions in Obamacare fees

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) The Internal Revenue Service on Friday unveiled its proposal to raise tens of billions of dollars through annual fees on health insurers, prompting fierce criticism from more…

Fast food dethrones traditional French cuisine

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) A report released in France has dealt a severe blow to the country's renowned gastronomy by revealing sales of hamburgers, pizzas, hotdogs and other fast food more…

McDonald's getting rid of items from menu

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) McDonald's is getting rid of its Chicken Selects and Fruit & Walnut Salad and is considering the removal of Angus burgers. The changeup comes as the more…

Green energy kills whales, dolphins

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) German scientists are working to prevent the noise from building oceanic wind parks from damaging the hearing of whales and dolphins, after it emerged that the more…

DeMint talks spending cuts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Heritage) Suppose you desperately needed to lose weight but had a Big Mac with fries and a Coke staring you in the face. You could take your need more…

Bill to dock lawmakers if workers furloughed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Tampa Tribune) Florida Sen. Bill Nelson says he'll co-sponsor filing legislation to dock paychecks for Congress members by the same percentage as any federal worker furloughed as a more…

Obama now says his sequester idea 'dumb'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Garth Kant The Obama administration warned us it would be catastrophic. Sequestration would mean the loss of police officers, firefighters, teachers, soldiers, air control towers and shipyards...you more…

Boehner: No new tax hikes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE HILL) Speaker John Boehner (R-Ohio) said Republicans will not agree to any new tax hikes to replace the sequester after a White House meeting on Friday. Boehner more…

Taco Bell finds horse meat in products

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) LONDON — Food safety officials say they have found traces of horse meat in ground beef sold by fast food restaurant Taco Bell in Britain, more…