Pakistanis dodge Ramadan tax

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Associated Press) During the Muslim holy month of Ramadan, millions of Pakistanis scamper to pull money from bank accounts and other places to hide it from religious tax more…

Foreign debt up 72.3% under Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNS News) The money the U.S. government owes to foreign entities rose to a record $5.2923 trillion in June, according to data released by the U.S. Treasury Wednesday more…

Faulty machetes unfit for zombie apocalypse

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Orlando Sentinel) Sorry, zombie hunters. Your weak-handled machetes from China are too dangerous. The U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission and machete-maker Gerber Legendary Blades this week announced a more…

U.S. firms excluded from $300 million PA project

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Trade Monitor) The Obama Administration today revealed it is embarking upon a $300 million Palestinian construction project; U.S. companies, however, need not apply. Indeed, the stated goal of more…

Phelps may be in hot water over ads

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Yahoo!Sports) Michael Phelps could be in hot water -- not the cold bathtub he appears to be in -- for his recent photo shoot with the French luxury more…

Numbers closing in on Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- An economist and professor at the Smith School of Business at the University of Maryland is warning that the numbers are closing in on Barack Obama, and he more…

'I'll never vote for debt-ceiling increase'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="pjeXNuNTrRPlS67aExfhwI42hxSzhdMM"] Indiana's second congressional district is regularly one of the most competitive in the nation. For the past eight years, Democratic Rep. Joe Donnelly has held off more…