U.K. bans ad implying Old Jerusalem part of Israel

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Al Arabiya) Britain's advertising watchdog banned an Israeli government tourism advert for suggesting that the Old City of Jerusalem was part of Israel on Wednesday. The newspaper brochure more…

Stocks try to break losing streak

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks traded mildly higher on Thursday, paring gains after an initial boost from details on quantitative easing in the euro zone, ahead of Friday's jobs report. more…

Mike Brown family suing Ferguson, Wilson

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NBC NEWS) Lawyers for the family of Michael Brown said Thursday they are gearing up for a wrongful-death lawsuit against Ferguson, Missouri, police and Officer Darren Wilson — more…

Ringling Bros. to end all elephant acts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) The Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus will phase out the show's iconic elephants from its performances by 2018, telling The Associated Press exclusively that more…

Sessions dismantles EPA chief for 'stunning' ignorance

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_1762685" align="aligncenter" width="560"] Environmental Protection Agency Administrator Gina McCarthy[/caption] Sen. Jeff Sessions, R-Ala., went head-to-head with Environmental Protection Agency's Gina McCarthy during a recent congressional hearing on more…

'Starbucks effect' gives jolt to home prices

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Sacramento Bee) Zillow chief economist Stan Humphries has this advice for homebuyers: Watch where Starbucks opens and buy a house close to one of the ubiquitous coffee shops. more…