Ripoff: Feds flush $100 billion in 2013

by Leo Hohmann -- The federal government sent out $106 billion in improper payments to beneficiaries and contractors in 2013, handing over money to the wrong people, for the wrong amounts and more…

Illegals 'bigger invasion than Normandy'

by Garth Kant -- [ooyala code="BrM2t4bjoG-4ydE97MHxVyC1m2jm5I8n" player_id="40d9b99b682e4c5f990d970e4a0828cd"] WASHINGTON – President Obama said he won't go to the border because he doesn't want to do a "photo-op." But a Texas congressman who just more…

Stocks mixed, Nasdaq hit by valuation worry

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks fluctuated on Tuesday, with investors measuring upbeat earnings from the banking sector against concern from the Federal Reserve that valuations on small-cap and high-flying more…

Strangers rush to aid wheelchair-bound vet

by Drew Zahn -- [caption id="attachment_1047905" align="aligncenter" width="552"] Photo: Michael Sulsona[/caption] A U.S. Marine who lost his legs in Vietnam is grateful today, after he was surprised by a group of employees more…

Nightmare for man trying to cancel Comcast

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="M2NWN4bjpFVxZSjtuPFMirI0oWAys7st" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (WTOP) — WASHINGTON -- Deciding to cancel a cable service subscription can be difficult -- breaking the news to the cable company can be near-impossible. more…

Climate-change worriers use more electricity

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILYMAIL) — People who claim to be concerned about global warming are in fact the ones using more electricity, according to a recent study. The research claims that more…

Hey, Obama! Where's my mortgage payment?

by Jerome R. Corsi -- NEW YORK – In his new full-length documentary film, “There’s No Place Like Utopia,” Joel Gilbert found Peggy Joseph, the Florida voter who became infamous during the 2008 more…

Stocks higher, Dow sets intraday record

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks climbed on Monday, with the Dow industrials back above 17,000 and posting an intraday record, as investors welcomed better-than-projected earnings from Citigroup and a more…

Secret path for Chinese billions overseas

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) – For years, wealthy Chinese have been transferring billions worth of their money overseas, snapping up pricey real estate in markets including New York, Sydney and Vancouver despite more…

10 high-paying jobs that don't need a degree

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BUSINESS INSIDER) — If you think you need a bachelor's degree to have a lucrative career, think again. Yes, it's true that those with a bachelor's typically earn more…