Poll: 68% of Americans angry at Obama

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - More than two-thirds of Americans disapprove of the way President Barack Obama is handling high gasoline prices, although most do not blame him for them, according more…

Student-loan debt: 'Money for nothing'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="Bud3k5NDoD2ln2F2DW1Xillc9QUhZeKq"] For the past few years, the U.S. economy has struggled mightily to emerge from the 2008 financial crisis that stemmed in large part from a housing more…

Boom times lay waste to N. Dakota landscape

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYDAILYNEWS) — Along the wide-open expanses and rolling prairie of western North Dakota surrounding the state's booming oil patch, all sorts of bizarre litter can be found clogging more…

Google eyes your phone background noise

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — Adverts could soon be tailored according to the background noise around you when using your smartphone, if a patent application by Google becomes reality. The search more…

NYC-funded group teaches homeless to squat

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — It’s breaking and entering for dummies. Picture the Homeless, a Bronx nonprofit that has received at least $240,000 in taxpayer money in the last five years, more…

Floating-home clash hits Supreme Court

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PALM BEACH POST) — Court documents refer to it as "that certain unnamed gray, two-story vessel approximately 57 feet in length." To Fane Lozman, it was a floating more…

How government is blowing your financial future

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="Y1Y285NDomP0_rx0QDvmOsWUBBW4pDUv"] In this podcast, Jerry Robinson on "Follow the Money Weekly" talks about fixing the nation's economy. He brings Charles Goyette, the New York Times best-selling author, more…

Credit-card proof your kids!

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, Is there some way to put a block on a credit report prior to sending a kid to college, so that the credit-card hustlers can't get more…

'Streamlining government's role in small business'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="twbnI5NDpFvOKhhDxTxUc72X8Sub2i6y"] Rep. Sam Graves (R-Mo.), the chairman of the House Small Business Committee, says small business owners are badly in need of regulatory relief and contends his more…

Fee change planned for airlines

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LATIMES) — A legislative proposal to increase the airline security tax is disappointing and shortsighted, an airline trade group said last week, claiming the higher fee could severely more…