Hollywood star: No 'big plot to keep women down'

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_3222244" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Hollywood star Jodie Foster told an audience in New York City that she wants a more "complex" discussion about women in the industry[/caption] Two-time more…

Get ready for huge Obamacare premium hikes in 2017

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Fiscal Times) Amid rising drug and health care costs and roiling market dynamics, the spokesperson for the nation's health insurers is predicting substantial increases next year in Obamacare more…

Trump scolded on N.C. bathroom bill: You got key fact wrong

by Greg Corombos -- [caption id="attachment_3140874" align="aligncenter" width="600"] (Photo: Twitter)[/caption] North Carolina Lt. Gov. Dan Forest is vigorously defending his state's new law on public accommodation in schools and government buildings, blasting more…

Stocks close lower, with Dow below 18,000

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks closed lower Thursday, with telecoms leading declines amid the latest batch of earnings. "The S&P 500 is definitely weighed on by United, Travelers and Verizon," more…