British paper sues Armstrong over libel payment

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) British newspaper The Sunday Times said on Sunday, December 23 that it is suing Lance Armstrong for over £1 million ($1.6 million, 1.2 million euros) over more…

How to help money-challenged family

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm trying to help my son and daughter-in-law by encouraging them to get out of debt and live on a budget. It hasn't been a problem more…

Toyota to pay $1 billion in acceleration claims

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LOS ANGELES (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. said Wednesday it has reached a settlement worth more than $1 billion in a case involving unintended acceleration problems in its vehicles. more…

Opposed to 'gay' marriage, company closes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Baltimore Sun) An Annapolis company whose old-fashioned trolleys are iconic in the city's wedding scene has abandoned the nuptial industry rather than serve same-sex couples. The owner of more…

For Obama, veto isn't overriding concern

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) That yawn you heard was Congress reacting to another veto threat from President Obama. Mr. Obama threatened to veto the $633 billion defense authorization bill, which more…

Trade deficit on course for surplus

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) While Washington wrestles with the nation's burgeoning budget deficits, some good news has emerged on the other deficit front: The nation's bloated trade deficit appears to more…

Germany 'exporting' old, sick to foreign care homes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) Growing numbers of elderly and sick Germans are being sent overseas for long-term care in retirement and rehabilitation centres because of rising costs and falling standards more…

U.S. Treasury warns of 'extraordinary measures'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) US Treasury secretary Tim Geithner warned on Wednesday he would have to take "extraordinary measures" to avoid a default on the US's legal obligations as the more…