Top investment banker at BofA nominated for Commerce Dept job

ShareThis Mega barf alert! Top investment banker at BofA nominated for Commerce Dept job 08 Nov 2013 The White House said on Thursday that it has nominated a senior investment banking executive at Bank of America Corp to a high-level position at the Commerce Department. President Barack Obama picked Stefan Selig, executive vice chairman of […]

FBI Suspect Captured: Family Denies Suspects Involvment In Boston Bombing

UPDATE: Was Tamerlan Tsarnaev, suspect in Boston Marathon Bombing, hand-cuffed and detained by police? Hebert D. posted this video on YouTube, April 19, 2013. It allegedly shows the first suspect being detained by authorities. The authenticity of the video and the news station it was captured by in Brazil is still in question. The man […]

U.S. will hit debt ceiling on Monday, Treasury Secretary Geithner warns

Treasury Secretary Timothy F. Geithner said his department will take “extraordinary measures” to postpone a U.S. default for about two months while President Barack Obama and Congress work out a deficit-reduction deal. Geithner, in a letter to congressional leaders today, said the government will hit its statutory debt ceiling on Dec. 31. To avert a […]

Ron Paul Slams The ’47 Percent’: ‘The Majority Are Receiving A Check’

Retiring Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) sounded a dark note about the reelection of President Barack Obama Thursday, suggesting that he won a majority because many voters were “receiving a check.” “If you look at the numbers and if you look at the way pure democracy works, pure democracy is dangerous,” the former GOP presidential candidate […]

The Aurora Massacre: Once again, evasions rather than explanations

President Barack Obama touched down in the Denver, Colorado area Sunday afternoon to meet with the families of the victims of the Aurora movie theatre massacre. Afterwards he made a brief public appearance, in which he declared: “Although the perpetrator of this evil act has received a lot of attention over the past couple of […]

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