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 Islamic State attempts to replace the U.S. dollar with gold coins

Islamic State attempts to replace the U.S. dollar with gold coins Watch

Business & Economics

By Kenya Sinclair (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

The Islamic State has announced it will be producing gold currency with the goal of weakening the dollar.

Art collectors seek liquidity as market plummets

Art collectors seek liquidity as market plummets Watch

Business & Economics

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Inquiries about art loans reportedly increased after global equities plunged. The unfortunate event led many to view their collections as assets and ...

BIRTHING PAINS - America on brink as markets plunge

BIRTHING PAINS - America on brink as markets plunge Watch

Business & Economics

The U.S. stock market opened with a bang on Monday, and it appears to be the same sound you hear when something catastrophic happens to your engine. ...

FINALLY: Researchers reveal that sex does not sell

FINALLY: Researchers reveal that sex does not sell Watch

Business & Economics

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Maybe sex doesn't sell after all. This is what studies reveal in a recent academic journal released by the Psychological Bulletin.

3 great tips on how to spot an online purchasing scam

3 great tips on how to spot an online purchasing scam Watch

Business & Economics

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

With a growing population of people having internet access worldwide, there are a lot of businesses outsourced from the World Wide Web. Online shops ...

BLEEDING U.S. DRY: Federal taxes draining as much as $17,955 per worker

BLEEDING U.S. DRY: Federal taxes draining as much as $17,955 per worker Watch

Business & Economics

They are bleeding the U.S. - and us, dry with massive amounts of taxation. The federal government collected a record of approximately ...

National debt frozen at $18,112,975,000,000 for 150 days

National debt frozen at $18,112,975,000,000 for 150 days Watch

Business & Economics

Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew has sent out a letter to Congressional leaders telling them that he was extending a "debt issuance suspension period" ...

America needs Catholic leadership now, and here's how you can make it happen

America needs Catholic leadership now, and here's how you can make it happen Watch

Business & Economics

The stock market is poised for a collapse and that's not a good thing for American jobs. As growth slows and the risk of another recession looms, ...

Pope's environmental encyclical clashes with Catholic Church's investments in oil

Pope's environmental encyclical clashes with Catholic Church's investments in oil Watch

Business & Economics

It's a conflict of interest that concerns many. Pope Francis, with the release of his encyclical, called attention to world ecology and how much ...

Print Struggles: Internet becomes United States' Number One source for news

Print Struggles: Internet becomes United States' Number One source for news Watch

Business & Economics

When people in the United States want to hear about what's breaking in the news - they turn not to newspapers or TV, but online news sources. The ...

MANY GIVE UP: 93,770,000 Americans not working - and not seeking work

MANY GIVE UP: 93,770,000 Americans not working - and not seeking work Watch

Business & Economics

According to recent figures, as provided by the Bureau of Labor Statistics, many Americans have simply given up. They are either living with ...

Entering 'period of correction,' Apple stocks take major tumble

Entering 'period of correction,' Apple stocks take major tumble Watch

Business & Economics

Entering what is euphemistically described as a "period of correction," Apple shares dropped dramatically, correcting by at least 10 percent for the ...

U.S. hit with price hikes: Apartment rent, restaurant meals and haircut prices are up

U.S. hit with price hikes: Apartment rent, restaurant meals and haircut prices are up Watch

Business & Economics

By Linky C. (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Prices of restaurant meals, gym memberships, haircuts and even a cup of coffee are rising in America, as well as apartment rent. American consumers ...

Big name companies demand Planned Parenthood to remove names off list of corporate donors

Big name companies demand Planned Parenthood to remove names off list of corporate donors Watch

Business & Economics

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Representatives from Coca-Cola, Ford Motor Co. and Xerox openly state they've requested Planned Parenthood to take their company's names out as ...

Microsoft slammed for thousands of layoffs while demanding increase in immigration

Microsoft slammed for thousands of layoffs while demanding increase in immigration Watch

Business & Economics

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

About 7,800 Microsoft employees are in line to be fired, according to a company announcement last Wednesday. Most workers are from the seemingly ...

Gun sales in the United States dramatically boost after massacre shootings

Gun sales in the United States dramatically boost after massacre shootings Watch

Business & Economics

By Atarah Haely (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

FBI's latest background check data shows the gun industry spiked in sales at about 11 percent last June. There are about 1.53 million background ...

Subway and Jared break up after controversial police raid at spokesman's home

Subway and Jared break up after controversial police raid at spokesman's home Watch

Business & Economics

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Subway spokesman, Jared Fogle's house was raided by FBI agents and Indiana State Police, two months after the former executive director of Fogle's ...

'Enough with all the rules' firework industry calls out to Obama

'Enough with all the rules' firework industry calls out to Obama Watch

Business & Economics

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

This year, more states have allowed people to buy pyrotechnic materials, such as sparklers and Roman Candles. In fact, this year has been wonderful ...

Whole Foods accused of greatly overcharging customers

Whole Foods accused of greatly overcharging customers Watch

Business & Economics

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

Whole Foods, the American foods supermarket chain that specializes in organic goods, has been accused of massive overcharging. The New York City ...

Strange and powerful 'boat swallowing' vortex appears in Lake Texoma

Strange and powerful 'boat swallowing' vortex appears in Lake Texoma Watch

Business & Economics

By Nikky Andres (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

A strange, giant vortex, estimated to be around 8-feet in diameter, has appeared in Lake Texoma. This occurrence is surprising and perhaps ...

Is it time to stash money under mattress? 'It's time to hold physical cash,' fund manager says

Is it time to stash money under mattress? 'It's time to hold physical cash,' fund manager says Watch

Business & Economics

Is it time to cash your paycheck and then stick it into a hatbox for a rainy day? According to British fund manager Ian Spreadbury, who invests ...

In spite of strong showing, Ron Paul predicts Apocalypse on Wall Street

In spite of strong showing, Ron Paul predicts Apocalypse on Wall Street Watch

Business & Economics

Things seem to be on an even keel right now but according to former Representative Ron Paul, the Federal Reserve's easy money policies have ...

The U.S. public is asked - Which woman do YOU want to see on the new $10 bill?

The U.S. public is asked - Which woman do YOU want to see on the new $10 bill? Watch

Business & Economics

It's a question being posed to the American public... which American woman do they want to see on the new $10 bill? The revamped $10 bill will go ...

Who gave them the right to freeze the national debt?

Who gave them the right to freeze the national debt? Watch

Business & Economics

There is such a thing as taking a "bull by the horns," but one wonders who granted them this extraordinary power. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew ...

Denied for faith: Arizona man allegedly rejected from job for being an 'obese Christian'

Denied for faith: Arizona man allegedly rejected from job for being an 'obese Christian' Watch

Business & Economics

By Talia Ramos (NEWS CONSORTIUM)

After being rejected from a job at a web hosting company, a man received an email that allegedly had an attachment where he learned the reasons why ...

'We're in for a huge change in society,' billionaire Cartier owner declares

'We're in for a huge change in society,' billionaire Cartier owner declares Watch

Business & Economics

Johann Rupert, the executive chair of luxury brand company Richemont in South Africa has a sobering view of the future. Making billions peddling ...