Teen making $480,000 a year babysitting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ninemsn) A US teenager who has made more than $480,000 from her babysitting business has hired a chief executive to handle day-to-day business matters while she's at high more…

Financial adviser murders disabled client

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Calgary Sun) Financial adviser Brian Malley showed no outward signs of emotion late Tuesday as a jury found him guilty of first-degree murder in the pipe bomb slaying more…

FedEx, UPS refuse to ship digital gun maker

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wired) The new generation of "maker" tools like 3-D printers and milling machines promises to let anyone make virtually anything—from prosthetic limbs to firearms—in the privacy and convenience more…

YouTube: 1 billion viewers, no profit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wall Street Journal) Google Inc. nurtured YouTube into a cultural phenomenon, attracting more than one billion users each month. Still, YouTube hasn't become a profitable business. The online-video more…

Toilet paper-for-oil swap pitched to Venezuela

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) Venezuela, plagued with shortages of basic goods, was offered a reprieve by the Prime Minister of neighboring Trinidad & Tobago: exchange oil for tissue paper. Prime Minister more…

Foreign gov'ts gave millions while Hillary at State

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTONPOST) — The Clinton Foundation accepted millions of dollars from seven foreign governments during Hillary Rodham Clinton’s tenure as secretary of state, including one donation that violated its more…

Nasdaq snaps winning streak, Dow at record

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed narrowly mixed on Wednesday after struggling to stay positive amid firming oil prices, moderate housing data and some debate over Fed Chair Janet more…

Obama changes word 'spouse' to include 'gay' couples

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) The Obama administration re-defined the word “spouse” Tuesday to include gay couples. The Department of Labor quietly issued a new 52-page regulation, to be published in more…

Lois Lerner of IRS received $129,000 in bonuses

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FREEBEACON) — Former IRS official Lois Lerner received $129,300 in bonuses between 2010 and 2013, records obtained through the Freedom of Information Act show. Over a three-year period, more…

FCC chair refuses to testify before Congress

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NATIONAL REVIEW) Two prominent House committee chairs are “deeply disappointed” in Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler for refusing to testify before Congress as “the future of the more…