Gold surge bodes ill for economy

by Jerome R. Corsi -- The recent increase in gold prices suggest investors are increasingly worried the Federal Reserve may soon back off its current policy of quantitative easing in which it has more…

Record numbers renounce U.S. citizenship

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) — HONG KONG — The U.S.'s crackdown on global tax evaders is leading to a record number of people renouncing their citizenship, and its effects more…

Man steals puppies by shoving them down pants

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [iframe src="http://embed.newsinc.com/Single/iframe.html?WID=2&VID=25024426&freewheel=91417&sitesection=wnd&height=338&width=600" height=338 width=600 frameborder=no scrolling=no noresize marginwidth=0px marginheight=0px] (CLICKORLANDO) — ORLANDO, Fla. - Police are looking for a man who stole two puppies from an Orlando store more…

Bitcoin: Tax haven of the future

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Stashing money in a Swiss bank account is so passé. Tomorrow’s tax havens could be fueled by new technology like Bitcoin and Litecoin — online currencies that more…

CVS requires ID to buy nail-polish remover

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) August 12, 2013 — Just in time for the final season of Breaking Bad, CVS executives are making sure they are not helping any future Walter more…

China to surpass U.S. as biggest oil importer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) China in October will become the world’s largest importer of crude oil, surpassing the U.S. for the first time as the Asian giant’s rising consumer class more…

Ex-Obama employer gets Kenyan contract

by Steve Peacock -- A no-bid contract to assess a $48 million Kenyan youth program has been awarded to the University of Chicago, where President Barack Obama taught constitutional law for 12 more…

Army training threatened by budget cuts

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor's Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Newtown Starbucks closes before gun event

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HARTFORD COURANT) — NEWTOWN, Conn. — The Starbucks store here closed early Friday, taping a notice to its front door that indicated that it didn't want to take more…