77% face higher taxes despite debt deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) - While the tax package that Congress passed New Year's Day will protect 99 percent of Americans from an income tax increase, most of them will more…

Governor sues NCAA over Penn State sanctions

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (HARRISBURG PATRIOT-NEWS) As a career prosecutor, Gov. Tom Corbett is going to force the NCAA to play on his home field and by his rules, which might prove to be more…

Boehner to Reid: 'Go @#$% yourself'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (POLITICO) House Speaker John Boehner couldn’t hold back when he spotted Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid in the White House lobby last Friday. It was only a few more…

House passes 'fiscal cliff' bill

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ONLINE.WSJ) — Congress broke a rancorous stalemate Tuesday to pass legislation designed to avert the so-called fiscal cliff. But the compromise bill, which blocked most impending tax increases more…

Syria's oil now target of civil war

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (OILPRICE) — It was only a matter of time before Syria’s oil industry, sagging as it may be, became a target in the country’s civil war, a conflict more…

Senate deal said to avert 'dairy cliff'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (APNEWS.MYWAY) — A potential doubling of milk prices will be averted as part of the compromise that White House and congressional bargainers reached on wide-ranging legislation to avert more…

Working mothers don't break even until May

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (TELEGRAPH) — There are strong regional variations across Britain, with mothers in the South West having to work for almost 19 weeks a year before the cost of more…

Even with deal, 3 more 'fiscal cliffs' loom

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (MONEY.CNN) — Think the fiscal cliff is causing uncertainty and holding back the economy? How about three more cliff-like deadlines over the next three months? That's what's in more…

House to vote on 'fiscal cliff' deal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — House leaders are planning to call a vote on the Senate-passed fiscal crisis bill as early as Tuesday night, moving ahead despite the concerns of rank-and-file more…

Rubio on compromise: 'Where are the jobs?'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Actress Clara Peller famously asked "Where's the beef?" in a 1980s commercial for fast-food chain Wendy's, and the slogan played a role in the 1984 election Democrat primary more…