How Atlantic City’s Revel Casino Gambled and Lost

By Daniel Kelley,ReutersSeptember 2, 2014
Shortly before sunrise on Tuesday, Morgan Capezzera reclined on the roulette table at the Revel Casino in her...

Scottish Independence May Cause An Economic Disaster

By John Aziz,TheWeek.comSeptember 2, 2014
Scottish independence officially ended in 1707 when the cash-strapped country accepted a full union with England...

Why Uber’s on a Collision Course in Germany

By Eric Auchard,ReutersSeptember 2, 2014
A German regional court has issued a temporary injunction against Uber, the fast-growing, U.S.-based online...

The Three Hottest Issues Dominating the Midterm Elections

By Eric Pianin and Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesSeptember 2, 2014
As the mid-term campaign begins to heat up following Labor Day, three issues appear to be dominating Senate...
Some 32,000 private jobs were added in April, exceeding forecasts but still a very modest showing.

What Women Can Learn from Men at Work

By Maureen Mackey,The Fiscal TimesSeptember 2, 2014
Nell Merlino knows the one thing men do better at work than women. The former head of Count Me In for Women’s...

For $14,500, Your Kid Can Jet to College

By Arjun Kharpal,CNBCSeptember 2, 2014
Parents dropping their kids to college in a car stuffed with blankets and tinned food is a common sight on the...

A Big-Time General Says Destroy ISIS NOW

By General John Allen (Ret.),Defense OneSeptember 1, 2014
IS must be destroyed and we must move quickly to pressure its entire “nervous system,” break it up, and destroy...

Even the Pope Wants to Stop ISIS; Shouldn’t Obama?

By Patrick Smith,The Fiscal TimesSeptember 1, 2014
To bomb or not to bomb? That is the debate as we watch the extremist militants of ISIS rampage through Syria and...

‘Guardians’ Tops 2014 Box Office, but Can’t Save Hollywood’s Summer

By Josh Herr,The Fiscal TimesSeptember 1, 2014
Marvel’s cuddly sci-fi action comedy “Guardians of the Galaxy” surpassed Marvel’s grim “Captain America: The...
A White House advisor suggests a federal sales tax as a remedy for the nation's soaring debt problem.

Why You Shouldn’t Shop on Labor Day Monday

By Julie Halpert,CNBCSeptember 1, 2014
Fay Gold, a resident of Potomac, Maryland, will not be heading to the mall this weekend or going online to...
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Air Travel Takes a Complicated New Turn

By Michelle Singletary,The Washington PostSeptember 1, 2014
If you pay good money for an airline ticket, should you be free without guilt to recline your seat? Likewise, if...

Obama Hammered on Ukraine, ISIS Delays

By Rob Garver,The Fiscal TimesAugust 31, 2014
At a time when bipartisan agreement is rare in Washington, lawmakers of both parties seemed to coalesce around one...

Feinstein Takes Obama to Task for Caution on ISIS

By Maureen Mackey,The Fiscal TimesAugust 31, 2014
President Obama is taking his time developing a strategy for dealing with the growing threat posed by ISIS – the...