SPLC honchos sued for racketeering

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Two leaders of the Southern Poverty Law Center, Richard Cohen and Heidi Beirich, have been sued in federal court in Washington, D.C., by the Center for Immigration Studies more…

Dow gains more than 100 points

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) -- Stocks rose on Wednesday as investors cheered strong quarterly earnings from major banks like Goldman Sachs and Bank of America. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose more…

'To Catch a Predator' host busted by police

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (STAMFORD ADVOCATE) -- STAMFORD, Connecticut -- Shippan resident and “To Catch a Predator” host Chris Hansen has been accused of bouncing checks and failing to pay for $13,000 more…

Shutdown to impact Super Bowl?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ATLANTA JOURNAL-CONSTITUTION) -- Publicly, Republican lawmakers from Georgia are holding the line on the partial federal government shutdown, which is now in its 26th day. But cracks are more…

Report: Sears reaches deal to save company

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) -- Sears Holdings reached a roughly $5 billion deal with its chairman, Eddie Lampert, early Wednesday to keep the company, and about 400 stores, in operations, according more…

Gillette just 'cut own throat' with man-hating ad

by -NO AUTHOR- -- https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=koPmuEyP3a0 Gillette is facing serious backlash one day after debuting its "We Believe" ad campaign combating "toxic masculinity." Many critics charged it assumes most men are misogynistic. According more…

Facebook to invest $300 million in news

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (AP) -- NEW YORK -- Facebook says it is investing $300 million over the next three years in news initiatives, with a focus on local news partnerships and more…

New York mayor plans to snatch private property

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_4719712" align="aligncenter" width="600"] New York City (Pixabay photo)[/caption] New York Mayor Bill De Blasio, who previously told his city's residents there's lots of money out there, it's just in more…