Dow ends down triple digits on oil

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks closed sharply lower Tuesday as renewed declines in oil prices weighed amid mixed reaction to some key earnings reports. "The oil rally, which occurred more…

'3-time cancer survivor' never had cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYDAILYNEWS) — A Seattle woman who said she survived breast cancer three times and helped raise over $400,000 for charity never had cancer, reports revealed Saturday. Tracy Dart more…

Explosion rips hole in commercial jet

by Cheryl Chumley -- [jwplayer 4gKEI3A3] A Daallo Airlines airplane making its way from Somalia to a spot in East Africa was forced to make an emergency landing after an explosion ripped more…

Texas to feds: Why the cuts to border security?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TEXASTRIBUNE.ORG/2016/02/01/ABBOTT-AND-CUELLAR-QUESTION-DHS-OVER-CUTS-BORDER-S/) — Gov. Greg Abbott and U.S. Rep. Henry Cuellar, a Laredo Democrat, pressed the U.S. Department of Homeland Security on Monday to explain why the agency plans more…

Bill Cosby to skirt sex assault accusations?

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_455055" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Bill Cosby[/caption] The big news coming out of Hollywood heavyweight Bill Cosby's Tuesday morning court hearing on sexual assault allegations was his attorneys' argument more…

Hacking disaster: NSA's own code blamed for vulnerability

by Cheryl Chumley -- [caption id="attachment_285473" align="aligncenter" width="596"] The U.S. government is facing a massive cybersecurity breach.[/caption] The House Oversight Committee has kicked off an investigation into reports the federal government's official more…

Huge number of federal employees may quit if Trump wins

by Douglas Ernst -- [caption id="attachment_2678685" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Donald Trump (Photo: NPR)[/caption] Donald Trump may be the only candidate in U.S. history who could shrink the size of the federal government simply more…

Alphabet passes Apple as most valuable company

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Google parent Alphabet was set to pass Apple as the most valuable company in the world on Tuesday. At Monday's after-hours levels (which technically reflect an more…

Here's what Trump is spending on his campaign

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Donald Trump's audacious presidential bid is starting to look more like a campaign as voting starts. But the billionaire's methods remain far from conventional. The businessman more…