Chinese pilots face armpit sniff tests

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Orange News) Interviewers are demanding to sniff the armpits of would-be pilots in China to see if they suffer from body odour. "Our staff work very closely with more…

Little-noticed exit poll contradicts Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (New York Sun) In the fierce headline debate over the so-called fiscal cliff, our newly reelected president argues that "a majority of Americans agree with [his] approach." That more…

Euro under pressure from Franco-German friction

by F. Michael Maloof -- Editor's Note: The following report is excerpted from Joseph Farah's G2 Bulletin, the premium online newsletter published by the founder of WND. Subscriptions are $99 a year or, more…

Keystone pipeline pushed to forefront

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) With a second term now in hand, President Obama no longer can delay a decision on the Keystone XL pipeline and must either side with environmentalists more…

Simpson-Bowles launch new effort

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Politico) The Campaign to Fix the Debt, founded by Erskine Bowles and former Sen. Alan Simpson, on Thursday will announce a dramatic increase in its drive to mobilize more…

George Soros enmeshed in bribery scandal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FrontPage) Billionaire financier George Soros has enmeshed himself in a growing bribery scandal in the West African country of Guinea. A government committee backed by Soros is investigating more…

U.S. shale-gas supplies won't last 10 years

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OilPrice) The shale gas "miracle" is overhyped and bound to disappoint. That's what energy expert Bill Powers argues in his upcoming book. But Powers tells The Energy Report more…

CBO: Corporate taxes up 34% in FY 2012

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNS News) The Congressional Budget Office officially reported on Wednesday that the federal budget deficit in fiscal 2012 (which ended on Sept. 30) topped a trillion dollars for more…