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Ted Nugent: Obama using health care reform and IRS to start a race war, just like the Nazis

Rocker-turned-conservative activist Ted Nugent declined multiple invitations Monday by talk show host Dennis Miller to back away from his comparisons …

The Fading Middle Class

The real monetary costs and individual and societal consequences of political proposals, laws, and edicts, as well as of corporatism and judicial …

The Skunk at the Oscar Party

Jeremy Scahill may not fit in amongst Leo and Marty, but even if he doesn’t take home a statue for his documentary ‘Dirty Wars,’ he’s already winning …

Brittney Cason Details Nearly Becoming a Victim of Trafficking at Sochi Olympics

Brittney Cason is a media personality whose work has been featured by <i>The Charlotte Observer</i> and CBS Charlotte, among other outlets. Those reporting instincts ultimately saved her from becoming a human trafficking victim during the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.<p>Cason wrote a first-person account of …

Journalism

Report: Dominica's cross-country couple pull Olympic-sized hoax

Dominica's inaugural winter Olympians, cross-country skiers Gary di Silvestri and Angelica de Morrone, have a very misleading past, according to …

Staten Island

Sense of Taste: Coconut Mousse Cake (Recipe)

Last week, I blogged about being naughty and not conforming to a post-New Year's diet. Eating more healthfully year-round has always been my approach, so an occasional slice of cake won't lead me into a downward spiral of gluttony.<p>I've been thinking about how the texture of food can change your …

Marinade this: Bulgogi Recipe – Korean Barbequed Beef

There are three dishes in Korean cuisine most people are familiar with. The first one is kimchee, fermented spicy cabbage. Either you love kimchee or …

Onion-Braised Beef Brisket

5 stars based on 96 votes<p>This recipe was recently featured in Food 52’s Genius Recipes column. It comes from Nach Waxman, owner of the New York City …

George Will: Why immigration reform matters

Distilled to their discouraging essence, Republicans’ reasons for retreating from immigration reform reflect waning confidence in American culture and in the political mission only Republicans can perform — restoring U.S. economic vigor. Without this, the nation will have a dismal future only …

Multimillionaire venture capitalist Tom Perkins says the 1 percent should get more votes

He also wants to cut food stamps, get rid of progressive taxation, destroy teachers’ unions, and so much more<p>Multimillionaire venture capitalist Tom Perkins just can't get enough of the spotlight, apparently, even if the attention he receives is overwhelmingly negative.<p>How else to explain Perkins' …

CPAC won’t feature Susana Martinez

It was reported in early February that New Mexico Gov. <b>Susana Martinez</b>, a rising Latina star in the Republican party, would be attending the Conservative Political Action Conference next month. That’s not the case, according to Real Clear Politics:<p>Photo Credit: Getty ImagesHer expected appearance …

The Guardian Film Show: Her, Cuban Fury and The Monuments Men – video review

Catherine Shoard and Peter Bradshaw join Henry Barnes for our weekly round-up of the UK's new cinema releases. This week the team watch Joaquin Phoenix fall in digital love with an operating system in Her, see Nick Frost salsa his way through the angry mess of dance rom-com Cuban Fury and follow …

Wall Street Not in Love with Weight Watchers and Other #Stocks2Watch

<b>#Stocks2Watch:</b> FOX Business rounds up the stocks you should watch before the opening bell rings on Wall Street. Tweet @adamsamson or e-mail adam.samson@foxbusiness.com and tell us what stocks <i>you're</i> watching -- your picks could appear online!

The World’s Top 10 Most Innovative Companies In Sports

Whether they’re redefining ticket sales or building a stadium worthy of Silicon Valley, when it comes to the business of athletic entertainment, these companies are true game-changers.<p>1. STATS<p><b>For turning jocks into nerds.</b> This data company’s SportVU cameras track and quantify everything during a …

Silicon Valley

Chinese bank bad debts hit crisis level high

The volume of non-performing loans in the Chinese banking system highest since financial crisis<p>Bad loans made by Chinese banks have risen to highest level the financial crisis, according to figures released by the country’s financial regulator.<p>The China Banking Regulatory Commission said …

The True Cost of Extreme Weather…Or is it Climate Change?

Politicians and businesses have long complained about the price of fighting climate change. Now they're getting a taste of just how expensive …

Syria 'failure' looms, mediator seeks U.S., Russian help | Reuters

GENEVA (Reuters) - Warning that “failure” was staring him in the face, the Syria peace talks mediator said on Thursday that the United States and Russia had promised renewed support to keep their rival Syrian allies talking.<p>U.N. diplomat Lakhdar Brahimi met senior diplomats from Washington and …