CBO report an 'F' on 2009 stimulus package

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOT AIR) — Today we, er, celebrate the third anniversary of the 2009 stimulus package’s presidential signature. When Barack Obama applied his signature, he promised that the $800 more…

Deficit loser in payroll-tax deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) -- As they signed off on the payroll tax cut this week, lawmakers said nobody was a clear winner, but there was an undeniable loser: the more…

Gold in the face of Facebook

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Addison Wiggin BALTIMORE, Md. – There's talk of a halo effect from the pending IPO of Facebook. Talk about "riding on a smile and a shoeshine," to more…

Could Obamacare force you to buy a car?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHICAGO TRIBUNE) — An attorney challenging President Barack Obama's landmark healthcare law before the U.S. Supreme Court said on Thursday that Congress could require Americans to buy a more…

Stocks rally: Dow nears 13,000 mark

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) — Stocks rallied Thursday, with the Dow Jones industrial average nearing the 13,000 mark, on strong U.S. economic data and indications that euro-zone leaders were on track more…

Houston's death means millions for Dolly Parton

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MSNBC) — Dolly Parton stands to make a fortune following Whitney Houston’s untimely death. The country recording artist is the sole writer of one of Houston's biggest hits, more…

Mortuary employee removes cremains, sells urns

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WLWT-TV, Cincinnati) — Police arrested a Harrison man accused of stealing items – including human remains – from a mortuary chapel where he worked. Officers said 26-year-old Alan more…