Americans brace for next foreclosure wave

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Reuters) - Half a decade into the deepest U.S. housing crisis since the 1930s, many Americans are hoping the crisis is finally nearing its end. House sales are more…

FTC sues online payday loan company

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Sacramento Bee) The TV ads were enticing and convincing: With just a few clicks online, a $1,500 payday loan could be yours. Short on cash during the Christmas more…

Run on guns is making investors happy

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SEEKINGALPHA) — Most people who read my articles know that I walk in two very different investment lines. First and foremost I am an income investor always looking more…

Ham prices high heading into Easter holiday

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) Ham will be the centerpiece of many Easter dinners this weekend, but the cost of that traditional main dish may make it harder for families to more…

Skittles sales up after Trayvon shooting

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) Skittles are the candy of the moment. Rashaun Collins, who owns the Discreetly Greek T-shirt company in Minnesota, slips a pack into every order he more…

Murtha Airport: Energizer bunny of pork

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (YAHOO! NEWS) The Murtha Airport in Johnstown, Pa., is a prime example of taxpayer spending that refuses to die. Representative John Murtha steered some 150 million of taxpayer more…

More hidden Obama administration spending

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Stewart Stogel UNITED NATIONS – While President Obama reportedly was outraged at the lavish party and gift spending by the General Services Administration, a controversy that prompted more…

Obama's Labor chief: 'Take to the streets'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY CALLER) President Barack Obama’s labor secretary, Hilda Solis, has authorized new posters in elevators throughout the Department of Labor’s Washington, D.C. headquarters building. The posters feature a more…

Obama: 'Radical' GOP would reject Reagan

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama said Tuesday Republicans want to force a "radical vision" on the nation, accusing the opposition party of moving so far to the more…