Third World moguls driving jet demand

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) The market for hand-me-down corporate jets remained hot in 2012. The fancy play toys of US billionaires and celebrities hit a record high last year, more…

Bloomberg gunning for ban on Styrofoam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) First he dictated the size of our cups — now he wants to ban what they’re made of. The Bloomberg administration is considering banning Styrofoam more…

Virginia closer to creating state's own currency

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — Virginia Del. Robert G. Marshall fears that a financial apocalypse is coming and only one thing can save the Commonwealth: its own currency. The idea that more…

Welfare cheat gets pay raise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (EXPRESS) — It's madness: She beats jail and can now claim double. Britain's farcical benefits system was exposed yesterday after a cheating mother was told she can now more…

Postal Service to cut Saturday mail

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. Postal Service will stop delivering mail on Saturdays but continue to deliver packages six days a week under a plan aimed at saving more…

Democrats high on taxing pot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — U.S. states would be free to decide how to regulate marijuana just like beer and wine without running foul of federal law under legislation being proposed more…

Bill strips Fed of duty to boost employment

by Greg Corombos -- [ooyala code="RqcDc0OTqEMmvO1HTjiwZBsI2jSCHeYN"] The Federal Reserve should be focused on maintaining sound monetary policy and not get distracted by trying to bring down stubbornly high unemployment rates, according to more…

Pondering Walmart's patriotic pledge

by Roger Simmermaker -- Walmart, the nation's biggest retailer and largest employer, recently juiced the headlines with the announcement that it will stock its shelves with $50 billion of American-made merchandise over more…

Couple wins lottery twice in 1 weekend

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (GMA.YAHOO) — An Arkansas couple struck gold twice after winning $1 million and $50,000 jackpots, both of them during this past weekend. Stephen, 54, and Terri Weaver, 55, more…

Rand Paul: Audit the Fed

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) Following his father’s crusade, Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) has refiled legislation that would require an expansive audit of the Federal Reserve. The proposed audit of the bank more…