Train carrying crude oil derails, cars ablaze in Alabama

ShareThis Train carrying crude oil derails, cars ablaze in Alabama 08 Nov 2013 A 90-car train carrying North Dakota crude derailed and exploded in a rural area of western Alabama early on Friday, leaving 11 cars burning and potentially bolstering the push for tougher regulation of a boom in moving oil by rail. Twenty of […]

Typhoon Haiyan: Most powerful storm to ever hit land batters Philippines with 235mph winds

ShareThis Typhoon Haiyan: Most powerful storm to ever hit land batters Philippines with 235mph winds 08 Nov 2013 One of the most powerful storms ever recorded battered the central Philippines today, bringing winds of up to 235mph and leaving a trail of devastation. At least four people were killed by the super-typhoon, which meteorologists said […]

Obama Bypasses Congress, Shifts Rules on Immigration Again

It took a year, but the Obama administration has now changed immigration rules to make it easier for illegal aliens with U.S. relatives to remain in the country while seeking a visa. Illegal immigrants who have family members — a spouse, children, or parents — who are already U.S. citizens usually have to return to […]

Chevron executives barred from leaving Brazil over spill

ShareThis Chevron executives barred from leaving Brazil over spill 17 Mar 2012 A Brazilian court on Saturday barred 17 executives from Chevron and Transocean from leaving Brazil, pending criminal charges related to a high-profile oil spill last November. A federal judge in Rio de Janeiro state granted a request from prosecutors who are pressing for […]

Why I Am Leaving Goldman Sachs

ShareThis Why I Am Leaving Goldman Sachs By Greg Smith 14 Mar 2012 I attend derivatives sales meetings where not one single minute is spent asking questions about how we can help clients. It’s purely about how we can make the most possible money off of them. If you were an alien from Mars and […]

What’s More Important to Baby Boomers Than Money

By: Cindy Perman, CNBC.com This just in — money isn’t always No. 1! After enduring the financial impact of the recession, a whopping number of Baby Boomers say money isn’t the most important thing they hope to leave to their kids. They don’t just want to leave an inheritance; they want to leave a legacy. […]

Iowa Vote Fraud Official

It’s official, or is it? Once again the establishment is showing it’s cards in an obvious attempt to defraud Ron Paul from the nomination, as Iowa GOP ‘officials’ purposely disrupt and permanently invalidate the 2012 Iowa Caucus. The official Caucus website, in conjunction with the Des Moines Register, had to come forward Thursday to claim […]

US forces set fire to equipment before leaving Pakistan airbase

ShareThis US forces set fire to equipment before leaving Pakistan airbase –Pakistan set Dec 11 deadline for US to vacate airbase 12 Dec 2011 US personnel set fire to all their redundant equipment before vacating Pakistan’s Shamsi airbase that had been used to launch drone attacks, an official said. The US completed evacuation of the […]