Charges in 'halal' marketing scam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION) — A federal grand jury has indicted a Lawrenceville couple for stealing $300,000 from the U.S. government in a scheme involving the foreign sale of foods more…

'Has to be done': GOP votes to freeze federal pay

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Earlier this week, House Republicans and 72 House Democrats voted to freeze pay for federal employees through 2013. The freeze applies to every government employee except for military more…

'Made in China' starting to get too expensive

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MOTLEY FOOL) — American workers are far, far more productive than their Chinese counterparts. Seem like an overly bold statement to make? Consider a recent study published by more…

Gold rises to 2-month high, eyes U.S. payrolls

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — Gold rose on Thursday for a third consecutive day on a larger-than-expected fall in new U.S. claims for unemployment benefits, but analysts said bullion could pull more…

Woman accused of selling fake Facebook stock

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) — A Wisconsin woman has been charged with theft over accusations she tried to profit from Facebook's much-anticipated plans to go public by selling fake stock in more…

Google fined for making Google Maps free

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (PC WORLD) — Google has been ordered to pay a fine and damages to a French mapping company after a court ruled that the search giant was guilty more…

U.S. employers add 243,000 jobs in January

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ASSOCIATED PRESS) –  The unemployment rate fell for the fifth straight month after a surge of January hiring, a promising shift in the nation's outlook for job growth. more…