Obama blames economy on 'bad decisions'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WEEKLYSTANDARD) — In his weekly address, President Barack Obama blamed the economic problems on "bad decisions." "[T]his week, we also received the first estimate of America’s economic growth more…

Americans rip up retirement plans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Wall Street Journal) The American workplace is about to get grayer. Nearly two-thirds of Americans between the ages of 45 and 60 say they plan to delay retirement, more…

No-money-down mortgages are back

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MarketWatch) It's 100% financing—the same strategy that pushed many homeowners into foreclosure during the housing bust. Banks say these loans are safer: They're almost exclusively being offered to more…

Credit Suisse report: Gold era coming to an end

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Business Insider) The anti-gold bandwagon is getting more and more crowded. Analysts Tom Kendall and Ric Deverell of Credit Suisse is out with a bombshell report this morning more…

'I give God 10%, why do you get 18?'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Daily Mail) An Applebee's waitress has been fired after a bizarre handwritten note from an annoyed customer turned into the latest internet sensation. The waitress in St more…

Dow hits 14,000, so is America booming now?

by Bob Unruh -- The Dow Jones Industrial Averages today closed above 14,000 for the first time since 2007, within hailing distance of the highest stock market level ever and marking the more…

CNN cancels Soledad O’Brien show

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWSBUSTERS) The tumult at CNN that has seen several contributors leave the cable news network continued on Wednesday, when Soledad O'Brien's morning show, “Starting Point,” was canceled because her program's more…