'They're using it as a sword and a shield'

by Greg Corombos -- Just days after admitting the existence of documents that show the IRS shared confidential taxpayer information with the White House, the Treasury Department is now refusing to hand more…

A properly budgeted Christmas

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, My wife and I are still paying off debt, so we didn't budget anything for Christmas. How much do you think we should spend on close more…

VeggieTales makes comeback on Netflix

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (World Magazine) Thanks to the success of small-budget indies like God's Not Dead, big-budget TV miniseries like The Bible, and the return of Old Testament movie epics like more…

Low profit, weak standards hamper Islamic banks

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) The Islamic banking industry is being hampered by low profits and "mediocre" customer satisfaction despite impressive growth, officials and executives said at a financial conference in more…

It's official – America is now No. 2

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Marketwatch) Hang on to your hats, America. And throw away that big, fat styrofoam finger while you're about it. There's no easy way to say this, so I'll more…

Stocks end slightly lower ahead of payrolls report

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks fell on Thursday, with benchmarks not far from record highs, as investors considered reports that the European Central Bank would consider a broad-based package of more…

Healthcare.gov premiums to rise in 2015

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — Many HealthCare.gov customers will face higher costs next year, the Obama administration acknowledged Thursday in a report that shows average premiums rising modestly. However, officials more…

VA delay triggers $6,324 bill for dying veteran

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SEATTLE TIMES) GOLD BAR, Snohomish County — When Rob Arthur was diagnosed with brain cancer back in January, the gaunt, gray-haired Vietnam veteran decided to wed his longtime more…

89,700,000 bad W-2s linked to illegals

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNSNews) According to a new report from its Office of the Inspector General, the Social Security Administration received 89.7 million W-2s in the ten years from 2003 through more…

Chevron donates $26,000 to Planned Parenthood

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LifeNews) One of the world's largest oil companies has not only donated tens of thousands of dollars to one of the world's biggest abortion companies, but it blocked more…