Sequester could eliminate Congress' jets

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Post) Forget threats of furloughed workers or reduced security at embassies. Here's what might be the most powerful incentive yet for members of Congress to come up more…

Packing heat with hot coffee

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WNEW-TV) If you enjoy packing heat while sipping a hot cup of coffee, Friday is your day. Firearms owners and gun rights advocates are heading to local coffee more…

FBI raids Scooter Store headquarters

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LONDON DAILY MAIL) More than 150 FBI agents and local cops have raided the Texas headquarters of The Scooter Store, the nation's largest supplier of mobility vehicles, after more…

Obama to 'kill new coal plants' in U.S.

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (U.S.NEWS & WORLD REPORT) President Barack Obama is tired of waiting for Congress to move on legislation to reduce carbon emissions, and his administration is poised to move forward more…

Deadbeat dad admits owing $1.2 million

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) CENTRAL ISLIP, N.Y. –  A New York man once dubbed by prosecutors as the government's most wanted deadbeat parent pleaded guilty Thursday to owing more than $1.2 more…

Fracking lesson to learn from sinking city

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) Fracking is moving closer and closer to urban areas, but before it actually enters towns and cities the fracking industry should take a look at Long Beach, more…

Foreign investors buy up Third World farmland

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Der Spiegel) Foreign investors are buying or leasing vast amounts of farmland in Third World countries to profit from surging demand for food crops as a result of more…

'Midget' pickles leave sour taste

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) A mother of a baby girl born with dwarfism persuaded a food company to drop the word 'midget' from its line of pickles on Tuesday more…

Ex-lover: Former-IMF chief '1/2-man, 1/2-pig'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Local) The sordid life of Dominique Strauss-Kahn was once again back in the news on Thursday after the former IMF chief expressed his outrage over the publication more…