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Drones Pose Fresh Threat to Commercial Flight Safety

By CRAIG WHITLOCK,The Washington PostNovember 27, 2014
Pilots around the United States have reported a surge in near-collisions and other dangerous encounters with small...

Romney Tops the List of 2016 GOP Presidential Hopefuls

By Eric Pianin,The Fiscal TimesNovember 26, 2014
Despite his repeated insistence he will not run a third time for president, former Massachusetts governor Mitt...
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Holy Toledo! Smaller Housing Markets Take Center Stage

By Marine Cole,The Fiscal TimesNovember 26, 2014
As home prices reach new highs in hot markets such as California, investors are zeroing on smaller metro areas.
Analysis: U.S. firms may miss out as Saudi nuke plan advances

How Saudi Arabia Could Spoil Christmas

By Anthony Mirhaydari,The Fiscal TimesNovember 26, 2014
On Thanksgiving morning, when millions of Americans rise bright and early to start preparing their turkey dinners...

New Way to Profit from Last Year’s Government Shutdown?

By Eric Katz,Government ExecutiveNovember 26, 2014
Most federal employees are focusing their shutdown consciousness on what lies ahead. The current continuing...
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Our Big Wakeup Call on Calorie Counts

By Jason Millman,The Washington PostNovember 26, 2014
America is about to find out how many calories are in their favorite dishes and snacks — and it could be a pretty...

Why American Entrepreneurship Has Been Dying for Decades

By Yuval Rosenberg,The Fiscal TimesNovember 26, 2014
Startup nation continues to be mired in stagnation. American entrepreneurship has been on a decades-long decline,...

How Cost-Saving Innovations Are a Boon to the Middle Class

By Eric Pianin,The Fiscal TimesNovember 26, 2014
Much has been made about wage stagnation that for decades has crippled the middle class and more recently has...
House Speaker Boehner opposes delay in automatic budget cuts

Congress Gears Up to Fight Obama on Tax Breaks

By Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesNovember 26, 2014
Congress seems ready to pass a package of tax breaks virtually guaranteed to face a presidential veto, meaning the...

68 Ways Homeland Security Has Wasted Your Tax Dollars

By Brianna Ehley,The Fiscal TimesNovember 26, 2014
The sprawling Department of Homeland Security (DHS), created after 9/11 to keep the country safe from terror...
U.S. President Barack Obama speaks about immigration reform while at the Copernicus Community Center in Chicago November 25, 2014.  REUTERS/Larry Downing

Obama Disappoints the Black Community and the Country

By Liz Peek,The Fiscal TimesNovember 26, 2014
President Obama dropped the ball in Ferguson-- not by interjecting himself into the scene during the riots, but by...

Benghazi Hearing No. 8: Most Americans Don’t Care

By Eric Pianin,The Fiscal TimesNovember 25, 2014
In reauthorizing a House Select Committee investigation into the circumstances surrounding the deadly terrorist...
U.S. takes first step toward fracking disclosure rules

This Is Where the Real Fracking Money Is

By James Stafford,Oilprice.comNovember 25, 2014
When it takes up to four million pounds of sand to frack a single well, it’s no wonder that demand is outpacing...