Farm bill left to die on vine before recess

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Times) As Congress bolts Washington this week for its pre-election recess, it will let lapse the massive federal farm bill, setting up a path for agricultural supports more…

Rat study links GM corn, cancer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Agence France-Presse) France's government on Wednesday asked a health watchdog to carry out a probe, possibly leading to EU suspension of a genetically-modified corn, after a study in more…

Solution to Social Security crisis: More babies

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Daily Finance) The long-term Social Security crisis may be taking a backseat to more immediate concerns like jobs, the economy and health care reform in the buildup to more…

DNC literally in hock to SEIU

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Free Beacon) The Democratic National Committee (DNC) owes at least $8 million to a bank owned by one of the largest unions in the country, according to more…

Hobby shop chain faces ObamaCare backlash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FoxNews) A Christian-owned chain of hobby shops is facing a bitter backlash after suing the Obama administration over new requirements to provide insured employees with contraceptive and abortion more…

Is Amazon preparing to get fresh in California?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Businessweek) Last weekend was a momentous one for about 12 percent of the country. The state of California started requiring online retailers to collect state and local sales more…

Tax cheat Charlie Rangel: 'Pay your fair share!'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Washington Examiner) New York Rep. Charles Rangel, censured by the House for ethics violations over squirrely financial dealings like failing to disclose hundreds of thousands of dollars in more…

Handling that severance check

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I'm an accountant, and my company is experiencing layoffs. I just learned that I'll be losing my job in four weeks. I'll receive a severance check, more…