Retaliation for Europe's carbon tax on airlines

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK TIMES) — China, the United States and two dozen other countries are looking at coordinated retaliation — including measures to squeeze European airlines and other industries more…

Nicknames allowed for select few on Facebook

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (LOS ANGELES TIMES) — Facebook, following the lead of Twitter and Google+, is verifying user accounts and allowing for pseudonyms. But the verification and policy change on nicknames more…

CBO report an 'F' on 2009 stimulus package

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HOT AIR) — Today we, er, celebrate the third anniversary of the 2009 stimulus package’s presidential signature. When Barack Obama applied his signature, he promised that the $800 more…

Deficit loser in payroll-tax deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) -- As they signed off on the payroll tax cut this week, lawmakers said nobody was a clear winner, but there was an undeniable loser: the more…

Gold in the face of Facebook

by -NO AUTHOR- -- By Addison Wiggin BALTIMORE, Md. – There's talk of a halo effect from the pending IPO of Facebook. Talk about "riding on a smile and a shoeshine," to more…

Could Obamacare force you to buy a car?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CHICAGO TRIBUNE) — An attorney challenging President Barack Obama's landmark healthcare law before the U.S. Supreme Court said on Thursday that Congress could require Americans to buy a more…