Labor-participation rate lowest in 38 years

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – While President Obama plans in his upcoming State of the Union address to tout 5.6 percent unemployment in December as another sign of a “recovery” more…

Fed-driven stock market rally fizzles

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – "It's the Fed, stupid!" warned the widely read economic blog ZeroHedge.com in describing the two-day rally this week. Driven by "soothing comments" released from the more…

Republicans already gunning for major tax hike

by Greg Corombos -- Congress is desperately searching for money to replenish the Highway Trust Fund, but National Taxpayers Union President Pete Sepp is urging key Republicans to back away from a hike in the more…

'Super cookies' track you, even in privacy mode

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNN/Money) Ironically, a trusty online privacy feature can now be reworked into a "super cookie" that tracks you like a bloodhound. Any respectable Web browser has a "privacy more…

Man fired after skipping work for 24 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC News) Even in India, where government jobs are considered to be for life, A.K. Verma was pushing it. Verma, an executive engineer at the Central Public Works more…

Does ISIS have financial problems?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Deutsche Welle) The war-chest of the "Islamic State" (IS) is enormous. According to Tom Keatinge from the Royal United Services Institute for Defence and Security Studies in London more…