JetBlue fliers sue over pilot's midair breakdown

by -NO AUTHOR- -- GARDEN CITY, N.Y. — (AP) Ten passengers are suing JetBlue over a flight during which a pilot had to be physically restrained after screaming about religion and terrorism. They more…

$10,000 fine for messy yard, tall grass

by -NO AUTHOR- -- MASSAPEQUA PARK, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) -- Thousands of dollars in fines? Even jail time? They’re taking home maintenance seriously in one Long Island village. Make no mistake, a messy lawn more…

North Dakota voters keep property tax

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (N.Y. TIMES) Voters in North Dakota on Tuesday rejected a constitutional amendment to abolish the property tax, turning aside arguments by advocates of the measure who say the more…

Property-tax fight: Whose land is it, anyway?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="s2dGgxNTrk-d-3jtEqz0_sgW-SgMu0uX"] Tuesday is primary day in a number of states around the country.  However, in addition to the House and Senate races, some key ballot initiatives are more…

Dems to Obama: Voters don't believe economy talk

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON EXAMINER) Democratic strategists Stanley Greenberg and James Carville have released a striking new report arguing in stark terms that some key voting groups now reject President Obama's more…

Private jobs down 4.6 million from 2008

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (INVESTORS) — President Obama’s statement Friday that the private sector is “doing fine” drew so much ridicule that he was forced to backtrack hours later. But it’s clear more…

The most luxurious plane ride ever?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — For many people, long flights can often be ruined by poor leg room or passengers who you'd never want to see again. But, as these pictures more…

N. Dakota to eliminate all property tax?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYTIMES) — BISMARCK, N.D. — Since Californians shrank their property taxes more than three decades ago by passing Proposition 13, people around the nation have echoed their dismay more…

Counting on inheritance? Count again

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WALL STREET JOURNAL) Baby boomers: Get ready for a double whammy. For years now, there's been a lot of talk about boomers getting tremendous windfalls as their parents more…