Thursday, November 23, 2017
Republican Marco Rubio wants to be a Senator from Florida where he can -- among other things -- tackle the nation's economic problems. Turns out Rubio has trouble taking care of his own finances. A home Rubio co-owns with a Florida...
Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer said Thursday she's angry over comments by Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton that the Obama administration will sue the state over its new immigration law. In a June 8 media interview in Ecuador that began...
Kentucky GOP Senate candidate Rand Paul says he opposes federal handouts, but the eye doctor takes government payments for treating Medicare and Medicaid patients. The dichotomy has drawn taunts of hypocrisy from his Democratic opponent, Jack Conway who on Tuesday...
BP took measures to cut costs in the weeks before the catastrophic blowout in the Gulf of Mexico as it dealt with one problem after another, prompting a BP engineer to describe the doomed rig as a "nightmare well,"...
Congress' final tinkering with Wall Street overhaul this month offers lobbyists a last-ditch shot to reshape the package on behalf of clients with billions at stake. Even as the legislation gets tougher on banks by the week, agents of influence...
Sharron Angle, the Republican nominee to challenge embattled Democratic Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid for his seat in Nevada, could be a gift from the political gods for Reid's campaign. Angle, a favorite of the Tea Party, is a political...
Legendary journalist Helen Thomas dared speak out about Israel last week and she's paying for it. Nine Speakers Inc., which represented Thomas on the lucrative public speaking circuit, announced Sunday that it no-longer represents the acid-tongued Thomas . "It is with...
A South Carolina Republican state Senator called the President of the United States a 'raghead' and used the same slur against a candidate for that state's governor but now claims the whole thing was just a joke. Sen. Jake Knotts...
BP fumbled its latest underwater experiment with the wild Gulf gusher — just like every other endeavor the company has tried to fix the nation's worst oil spill and BP's chief executive said the company wasn't fully prepared for...
US debt has reached 13 trillion dollars for the first time in history, the Treasury Department said Wednesday, stoking a political furor over government spending. Amid vast government outlays designed to end the economic crisis, the debt reached a record...