FCC approves Internet-regulation plan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The Democrat majority on the Federal Communications Commission adopted sweeping new rules Thursday for the Internet that critics charge were pushed forward by pressure from President Obama and more…

Teen making $480,000 a year babysitting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ninemsn) A US teenager who has made more than $480,000 from her babysitting business has hired a chief executive to handle day-to-day business matters while she's at high more…

Financial adviser murders disabled client

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Calgary Sun) Financial adviser Brian Malley showed no outward signs of emotion late Tuesday as a jury found him guilty of first-degree murder in the pipe bomb slaying more…

FedEx, UPS refuse to ship digital gun maker

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wired) The new generation of "maker" tools like 3-D printers and milling machines promises to let anyone make virtually anything—from prosthetic limbs to firearms—in the privacy and convenience more…

YouTube: 1 billion viewers, no profit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wall Street Journal) Google Inc. nurtured YouTube into a cultural phenomenon, attracting more than one billion users each month. Still, YouTube hasn't become a profitable business. The online-video more…

Toilet paper-for-oil swap pitched to Venezuela

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) Venezuela, plagued with shortages of basic goods, was offered a reprieve by the Prime Minister of neighboring Trinidad & Tobago: exchange oil for tissue paper. Prime Minister more…

Foreign gov'ts gave millions while Hillary at State

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — The Clinton Foundation accepted millions of dollars from seven foreign governments during Hillary Rodham Clinton’s tenure as secretary of state, including one donation that violated its more…

Nasdaq snaps winning streak, Dow at record

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed on Wednesday after struggling to stay positive amid firming oil prices, moderate housing data and some debate over Fed Chair Janet more…