Working Past 70: Americans Can’t Seem to Retire

U.S. seniors are employed at the highest rates in 55 years. By Ben Steverman July 10, 2017, 1:00 AM PDT The Biggest Retirement Mistake People Make More and more Americans are spending their golden years on the job. Almost 19 percent of people 65 or older were working at least part-time in the second quarter of 2017, according […]

The handshake the world was waiting for: Trump and Putin finally meet at G20 after US president tweets they have ‘much to discuss’

Donald Trump met Russian President Vladimir Putin face to face for the first time at the G20 Summit Friday Trump said he anticipates ‘a lot of positive things happening, for Russia, for the US’ at the start of the meeting Their first sit-down meeting is expected to cover the Syrian conflict to Russia’s provocations in […]

Ron Paul: Not a ‘total shock’ if stocks plummet 25% and gold soars 50% by October

Ron Paul: It’s a ‘very precarious market’   Thursday, 29 Jun 2017 | 2:21 PM ET | 02:36 A painful correction is coming and there’s little that can be done to prevent it, according to former Republican congressman and libertarian firebrand Ron Paul. Speaking to CNBC last week, the former GOP presidential contender argued the economy […]

Car Maker BMW Adding 1,000 Jobs at South Carolina Plant

German carmaker BMW has announced it is adding one thousand new jobs to its manufacturing facilities in South Carolina. The Spartanburg plant, already the largest BMW facility in the U.S., will grow even larger with the company’s announced $600 million in new investments over the next four years, CNBC reported. “It’s a great day for […]

Kindergarten Teacher At Christian School Fired For Refusing To Quit Doing Porn

A kindergarten teacher at a Christian preschool was fired for refusing to quit her lucrative side job having sex on camera. “I love teaching and sex. If I can get away with doing both, then I will,” Nina Skye, 21, told Fox before being confronted by her bosses who tried to convince her to leave the porn industry. […]

White ex-employee at Infosys in Plano files suit, claims company favored workers from India

Infosys, the India-based information technology consulting firm with an office in Plano, is facing yet another reverse discrimination lawsuit asserting that it creates a hostile work environment for workers who are not from India or South Asia. Erin Green, a former supervisor at Infosys, filed suit this week in the Eastern District of Texas in Sherman, […]

Jerry Brown’s Appointed Panel Votes to Make Him Highest-Paid Governor

California Gov. Jerry Brown is currently the longest-serving governor in California history, and will soon enjoy the distinction of being the highest paid governor in the country after a 3% pay raise. According to an article by My MotherLode, a Gold Country newspaper, “the governor’s pay will go from around $190,000 to $196,000…[and] Jerry Brown will become the highest […]

Mexican Cartel Incinerating Victims’ Corpses near Texas Border

REYNOSA, Tamaulipas — Cartel members fighting for control of this border city are again taking up the practice of dismembering victims and using 55- gallon drums filled with fuel to incinerate the remains.  It is unclear how many have been incinerated, however, the fighting in the streets currently exceeds 65 documented casualties. Breitbart Texas has […]

When The System Thwarts Sincere, Hard-Working People, The System Has Failed

The net result is the organization fails its mission even as it adds employees and expands its budget and regulatory powers. One of the most painfully visible symptoms of profound failure is the way our systems now thwart and frustrate sincere, hard-working people who labor within them. If you work within any of the institutions at […]

Four Reasons Why College Degrees Are Becoming Useless

Students are running out of reasons to pursue higher education. Here are four trends documented in recent articles: Graduates have little to no improvement in critical thinking skills The Wall Street Journal reported on the troubling results of the College Learning Assessment Plus test (CLA+), administered in over 200 colleges across the US. According to […]

Fed Hikes Interest Rates Despite Declining Inflation

The Federal Reserve approved its second rate hike of 2017 even amid expectations that inflation is running well below the central bank’s target. In addition, the Fed provided more detail on how it will unwind its $4.5 trillion balance sheet, or portfolio of bonds that includes Treasurys, mortgage-backed securities and government agency debt. As financial […]

Fed Rate Hike This Week To Hit Millions Of Borrowers

‘Many will find it difficult to make monthly payments on credit card and other types of debt that’s about to become more expensive…’ The quarter-point interest rate increase expected this week will impact millions of borrowers, many of whom will find it difficult to make monthly payments on credit card and other types of debt […]

We Want A Government So Small That We Can Barely See It

Today, we have become so accustomed to big government that most of us can’t even imagine another way of doing things   We need to fundamentally redefine the relationship between government and the people in this country. Today, we have become so accustomed to big government that most of us can’t even imagine another way […]

Billionaires are stockpiling land that could be used in the apocalypse — here’s where they’re going

A rising number of American billionaires are channeling their inner Bear Grylls, some in preparation for an apocalyptic event — be it a viral epidemic, nuclear war, or cataclysmic pole shift. Reid Hoffman, the cofounder of LinkedIn and a notable investor, told The New Yorker earlier this year he estimated more than 50% of Silicon […]