Latin oil supplies for U.S. start to dry up

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The political and environmental debates swirling around the proposed $7 billion Keystone XL pipeline from Canada to Texas miss a crucial point, energy analysts say: The Canadian oil more…

Obama bypasses Congress to appoint watchdog

by -NO AUTHOR- -- President Barack Obama will use a recess appointment to install Richard Cordray as director of the Consumer Finance Protection Bureau, a new federal watchdog agency that’s the centerpiece more…

Analyst: Borrowing can't continue forever

by -NO AUTHOR- -- The director of the Center for Data Analysis at the Heritage Foundation is warning that the federal government cannot continue to borrow money into perpetuity, and there really more…

Trademark infringement? Hey, Skee-daddle!

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Skee Ball, the game generations of Brooklyn kids grew up playing on the Coney Island boardwalk, has gone big league — with teams of lawyers turning it into more…

My definition of 'loser'

by Dave Ramsey -- Dear Dave, I've noticed that lots of people get defensive when it comes to talking about money and living on a plan. Why is this? Tonya Dear Tonya, more…

High-school diploma violates Disability Act?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WASHINGTON TIMES) — Employers are facing more uncertainty in the wake of a letter from the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission warning them that requiring a high school diploma more…

Most ridiculous lawsuits of 2011

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEWS.YAHOO) — We've all heard about crazy lawsuits and 2011 was no exception when it came to the filing of frivolous – even ridiculous – lawsuits. A lawsuit more…

Incandescent bulbs dimming despite GOP efforts

by -NO AUTHOR- -- New light-bulb efficiency standards kicked in Sunday, despite a last-minute Republican move that prohibits the federal government from spending money on enforcement. And while some Republicans have championed more…