Tré Goins-Phillips

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Bank of America says Bitcoin could become a 'major means of payment'

Analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch issued the bank's first research report today on Bitcoin, the virtual currency that approximates cash on the internet, concluding that the currency has the potential to become a "major means of payment for e-commerce" as well as a "serious competitor to …

Twitter Names Its First Female Board Member

After facing criticism at IPO that its board consisted only of male directors, Twitter has now appointed a female director–Marjorie Scardino. Twitter’s board now consists of eight people, an expansion on its former numbers. Scardino’s new role is effective immediately.<p>From 1997 until 2012, …

Are Young Voters Turning on Obama?

A new study shows a dropoff in support for the president. But does it mean Milennials have soured on Obama, or that youngsters just joining the pool …

Republicans in U.S. Congress try to be more 'sensitive' about women | Reuters

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. House of Representative Speaker John Boehner said on Thursday he wants his fellow Republicans to be more “sensitive” as they seek to appeal to women voters in next year’s congressional elections.<p>U.S. House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) calls on a reporter during a news …

American Citizen Fatally Shot in Benghazi

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>An American teacher working in Benghazi, Libya, was shot and killed there this morning, according to …

Judge Rules Detroit Is Eligible For Bankruptcy And Says Pensions May Be Cut — But He Won't Necessarily Approve Them

But Rhodes added that he would not approve pension cuts unless the bankruptcy plan is fair and equitable, according to Detroit Free Press reporter Nathan Bomey.<p>Still, he agreed with emergency manager's Kevyn Orr's contention that pension debts cannot be distinguished from other debts, according to …

Michele Bachmann: Obama has “rewritten the Constitution”

The Minnesota congresswoman says the president acts like a “dictator”<p>Michele Bachmann, still doing her Michele Bachmann thing, accused President Obama on Tuesday of ignoring the Constitution and acting like a "dictator" and a "king."<p>Appearing on Fox News, Bachmann claimed the president's delays of …

The Cross

Watch This Program and Make the Most Important Decision of Your Life by Praying this Prayer Today<p>Dear God, I’m a sinner. I’m sorry for my sins. I …

Jesus

Moderates win the day in off-year election

Republican Gov. Chris Christie rolled to easy reelection Tuesday in New Jersey, setting up an expected 2016 presidential bid, while former national Democratic Party Chairman Terry McAuliffe squeezed past his tea party Republican opponent to seize the Virginia governor's mansion.<p>Elsewhere, New York …

Buckle up: Hillary Clinton drops biggest hint she’s all-in for 2016

Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton has been coy about a White House run in 2016, but this week she gave her strongest indication yet …

See Ann Coulter’s Reaction to Piers Morgan Asking Her If She Would Ever Date a Liberal

As Ann Coulter and CNN’s Piers Morgan discussed politics and the Republican party, the TV host for some reason felt compelled to question his guest on her dating preferences. More specifically, Morgan wanted to know if Coulter would ever date a “liberal,” possibly HBO’s Bill Maher.<p>Laughing at the …

Bill Maher: President Obama "Lied To People" About Health Insurance

The late-night host slammed the president for assuring Americans they could keep their health insurance under Obamacare despite knowing that millions would have their plans canceled. CNN host Piers Morgan agreed, "It was a lie, wasn't it."

Health Care

S Arabia pushes UN resolution on Syria abuse

Saudi Arabia has initiated a draft UN resolution to strongly condemn "widespread and systematic gross violations of human rights" by the Syrian government and "any" abuses by anti-government armed groups.<p>Saudi Arabia, which backs rebels fighting to overthrow President Bashar al-Assad, has strongly …

Are Men More Obsessed with 'Having It All' Than Women Are?

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>It seems like women have already internalized Sheryl Sandberg TED talks and cautionary warnings to …

Obama's 'Keep Your Health Care Plan' Pledge Fails Fact Checks

As lawmakers grill Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius about the botched startup of HealthCare.gov and other issues related to the Affordable Care Act, nonpartisan fact checkers are giving failing grades to President Obama's oft-repeated pledge to Americans that "if you like your …

‘All-Time Low’: The New Poll President Obama Is Not Going to Want to See

President Barack Obama’s approval rating has plummeted to an “all-time low,” according to a new NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released on Wednesday night.<p>The president’s approval rating stands at just 42 percent as problems with Obamacare and concerns over NSA spying persist. Meanwhile, 51 percent …