Qantas Airlines: We could go under

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SMH) — QANTAS management is warning the airline could ''go under'' if the state-owned Etihad is allowed to buy enough of a share of Virgin Australia to allow more…

Richard Branson confronted on airline carbon tax

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATIONAL REVIEW) — Words flew as CFACT’s Craig Rucker and Sir Richard Branson squared off at the Rio+20 Earth Summit in Brazil. Surrounded by Greenpeace activists, Branson was more…

Billions in Medicare fraud going to Cuba, Russia

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONEXAMINER) — Two U.S. senators and a representative worry that billions of tax dollars could be going to Cuba and other foreign countries via criminal schemes designed to more…

Pawn shops thriving under Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.INVESTORS) — Ever since he uttered those famous six words about the private sector, President Obama has been running away from claiming that anything much in the economy more…

America's oil supply getting 'kidnapped'?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- There are the pirates who plunder, steal and kidnap. There also are the kidnappers who want to make a political statement or cash in on a ransom. And more…

EPA blasted for requiring hypothetical fuel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) — Federal regulations can be maddening, but none more so than a current one that demands oil refiners use millions of gallons of a substance, cellulosic more…

Outsourcing in India faces offshore woe

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wall Street Journal) In movies and TV sitcoms, India's outsourcing industry is a jolly place. But there's trouble in the world's back office. Outsourcing contributes nearly $69 billion more…

China's manufacturing hits 7-month low

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) Chinese manufacturing activity hit a seven-month low in June, data from HSBC showed Thursday, putting pressure on Beijing to do more to boost the world's second-largest more…

Is it economic Armageddon?

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm about to graduate from college, and I'm following your plan and trying to focus on my future financial situation. Is the current down economy a more…

Supremes curb union power

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="k1dGc3NTrH_tlS5VPKrjB9SeKWVbC0Zo"] On Thursday, the Supreme Court ruled that non-union members in a closed shop were not required to pay special dues used solely to engage in political more…