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January 13, 2010 10:37 AM
While deficit hawks bemoan the unprecedented spending that began under a Republican president and Congress and that continues under the current admini ...
January 12, 2010 10:41 AM
According to Associated Press: The Federal Reserve reported record profits of $46.1 billion last year as the central bank made money off its extraordi ...
January 12, 2010 10:36 AM
It is reported that a bill to legalize medicinal marijuana has passed the New Jersey State Senate and governor Jon Corzine has signalled that he would ...
January 12, 2010 10:26 AM
AOL spokeswoman, Tricia Primrose announced that more than 1100 workers at AOL have accepted voluntary resignation requests. This leaves AOL in the po ...
December 21, 2009 4:28 PM
You gotta be disgusted with the passage of the Senate healthcare “reform” bill over the weekend. Besides the inclusion of severe restrictions on w ...
December 10, 2009 11:58 AM
From AP: "Initial claims for unemployment insurance rose by 17,000 to a seasonally adjusted 474,000, the Labor Department said Thursday. That was abov ...
December 10, 2009 9:43 AM
In the wake of the US Senate's announcement that their much vaunted healthcare reform compromise included the discarding of the public option, the sto ...
December 09, 2009 9:06 PM
According to the New York Times's Landon Thomas Jr.: "In a widely expected move, Britain’s chancellor of the Exchequer, Alistair Darling, announced ...
December 09, 2009 9:02 AM
The US Senate, by a margin of 54 to 45, struck down Senator Ben Nelson's (D) amendment to the healthcare reform bill currently under debate, that woul ...
December 09, 2009 8:42 AM
Sales at McDonald's restaurants open for at least one year in the US, fell .6% in the last year. Overseas sales figures were slightly better, buoyed ...
December 07, 2009 2:50 PM
Republican Senator, Jim Bunning, one of the few old school conservatives left in the Republican party which has been overtaken by the extreme right wi ...
December 07, 2009 2:18 PM
Do you know what a medical loss ratio (MLR) is? If you like to invest in health insurance stocks, you probably do. And with the obscene profits thes ...
December 07, 2009 1:46 PM
Washington Post reporter, Ezra Klein reports that his sources confirm that there has been discussion amongst the Senate surrounding a compromise in th ...
December 04, 2009 2:21 PM
Sprint Nextel Corporation (NYSE: S) announced today that it has successfully completed its acquisition of iPCS, Inc. (NASDAQ: IPCS). According to the ...