House subpoenas VA chief

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOX NEWS) House committee voted Thursday to subpoena Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki for emails and documents tied to an alleged secret "waiting list" for sick veterans at more…

Barnes & Noble to expand college stores

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Barnes & Noble Inc (BKS.N) is turning to its college roots to boost its top line. The U.S. bookseller, which opened in 1965 as a university bookstore in more…

Did U.S. economy just turn negative?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BusinessWeek) Last week we learned that the U.S. economy grew a meager 0.1 percent during the first three months of the year. The news was met by a more…

'Buck stops with Obama' for secret death list

by Greg Corombos -- Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, is appalled at reports that at least 40 U.S. veterans died after being included on a secret list to delay them needed medical treatment, more…

The gold price is fixed – so what?

by Mark Leibovit -- Editor's note: Mark Leibovit is one of the investment world's top-rated gold timers, and helps investors anticipate and benefit from both the ups and the downs of the more…

Lois Lerner held in contempt of Congress

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_670777" align="aligncenter" width="596" caption="Lois Lerner"][/caption] On a largely party-line vote the House of Representatives voted 231-187 to hold former Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner in contempt more…

Airline now charging for carry-ons

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="hqOTB0bTowvDaP6hqO4QOCuZngBosaFf" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (CNBC) — Frontier Airlines, the ultra-low cost carrier, is not "nickel-and-diming" customers by charging them for carry-on bags, CEO David Siegel told CNBC on Monday. more…

Dow, S&P end up on Ukraine hopes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks pulled mostly higher on Wednesday, as Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen's testimony did nothing to rattle investors and after Russian President Vladimir Putin signaled more…

Rabbi in bizarre kidnap-for-divorce plot

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWARK STAR-LEDGER) — TRENTON — A rabbi pleaded guilty today to masterminding a bizarre plot to lure an Israeli man to his Lakewood home where he was handcuffed, more…