Maryland Announces Settlement with Kushner-Owned Company

(AP) A property management company owned by the family of former President Donald Trump’s son-in-law, Jared Kushner, has agreed to pay a $3.25 million...

California to Ban Big-Rig Trucks, Gas Heaters and Furnaces

(Mark Pellin, Headline USA) California’s radical leftists are continuing their delirious green-agenda rush to determine whether they can simultaneously bankrupt the state, while inflicting maximum suffering...

West: More Sanctions, Isolation if Putin Carries Out Threats

(AP) How do American leaders and their allies intend to respond if President Vladimir Putin seeks to escalate his way out of a bad...

Joe Rogan: ‘Crazy’ Law Eliminates Cash Bail for ‘Almost Everything Dangerous’

(The Center Square) A podcast host with a listenership nearly the size of the entire state of Illinois called the state’s controversial SAFE-T Act...

As Shelters Fill, NYC Weighs Tents to House Migrants

(AP) New York City's mayor says he plans to erect hangar-sized tents as temporary shelter for thousands of international migrants who have been bused...

Zuckerberg Down $71B as Meta Tanks

(Headline USA) Meta CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s bounty of wealth took a huge hit in 2022, plunging nearly $71 billion and knocking him down to the 20th...

The Fed Is Finally Seeing the Magnitude of the Mess It...

(Ryan McMaken, Mises Institute) When asked about price inflation in his Sunday interview with 60 Minutes, President Biden claimed that inflation "was up just...

Internet Casino Gambling Poised for Expansion

(AP) As sports betting has swept across the country with states, casinos and consumers eagerly embracing a new gambling market, internet casino games have...

Is Musk Really Building a Legion of Humanoid Robots?

(Chris Parker, Headline USA) Elon Musk has made headlines throughout 2022 after attempting to purchase Twitter and the fallout stemming from that failed deal. But now, he’s set...

Death Is Anything But a Dying Business as Private Equity Cashes...

(Kaiser Health News) Private equity firms are investing in health care from cradle to grave, and in that latter category quite literally. A small but growing...

Powell’s Stark Message: Inflation Fight May Cause Recession

(AP) The Federal Reserve delivered its bluntest reckoning Wednesday of what it will take to finally tame painfully high inflation: Slower growth, higher unemployment...

Fugitive in Massive Navy Bribery Case Caught in Venezuela

(AP) A Malaysian defense contractor nicknamed "Fat Leonard" who orchestrated one of the largest bribery scandals in U.S. military history has been arrested in...

Gas Prices Tick Up, Ending 99-Day Streak of Lower Costs

(AP) A 99-day run of falling gasoline prices — a streak that gave consumers a glimmer of hope that red-hot inflation might be cooling...

Lawsuit: Hungry Migrants Were Lured to Martha’s Vineyard with $10 McDonald’s...

(Insider) People working with Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis gave hungry Venezuelan migrants $10 McDonald's gift certificates to gain their trust as part of a...

Nationwide Blackouts: South Africa in Electricity Crisis

(AP) South African President Cyril Ramaphosa had an urgent meeting scheduled with his Cabinet on Wednesday to discuss the country’s electricity crisis, which has...

Pelosi Stonewalls on Bills to Curb Congress’s Insider Trading Problem

(Joshua Paladino, Headline USA) House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, D-Calif., is slow-rolling legislation to regulate congressional stock trading, announcing that the House and Senate in September will...

Beyond Meat Executive Charged with Biting a Man’s Nose

(AP) A top executive at plant-based food company Beyond Meat has been charged with felony battery after a fight outside a college football game...

UN Chief Calls For Higher Energy Taxes

(Daily Caller News Foundation) The United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on Tuesday urged developed nations at the UN general assembly in New York to...

How the Government Is Causing a Credit Card Debt Crisis

(Brad Polumbo, Foundation for Economic Education) Inflation still isn’t letting up, and it’s a top concern for Americans right now. But we just learned...

FAA Rejects Airline Request to Hire Less-Experienced Pilots

(AP) Federal officials have rejected a request by a regional airline facing a pilot shortage to hire co-pilots with half the usual minimum amount...