Senate Releases Full Text Of "Skinny" Obamacare Repeal Bill, Vote Expected After Midnight

With the Senate healthcare vote expected sometime between midnight and 2am, moments ago the full text of the Senate "Skinny" bill which may or...

As Opioid Crisis Rages, Federal Drug Prosecutions Hit 25-Year Low

Members of the legal marijuana industry, who for months have been nervously anticipating a federal crackdown led by Attorney General Jeff Sessions, can breathe...

I'd Nuke China – US Admiral Confirms He'd Launch Missiles If Trump Ordered

Admiral Scott Swift, Commander of the US Navy’s Pacific Fleet, said he would obey a hypothetical order to launch a nuclear strike against China...

Hegemony Is A Three-Player Game

Authored by James Rickards via The Daily Reckoning, Three-player games are easy to model - it’s always two against one. The art of geopolitics and...

Companies Turn To Convicts To Fill "Skilled Labor Shortage"; Ignore 95 Million "Out Of...

A lot of time has been spent of late discussing the apparent "labor shortage" in the U.S. economy.  In fact, just this morning, the...

Wells Fargo Busted Forcing Unwanted Auto Insurance On 800,000 Borrowers

One year after Wells Fargo was busted in the biggest post-financial crisis scandal, when Warren Buffett's favorite bank was exposed for fraudulently "cross-selling" bank...

"The Lost Generation": Goldman Unemployment Charts Explain Just How Spoiled Millennials Are

This morning, Goldman's Econ team, led by Jan Hatzius, set out to identify why wage growth has been elusive despite the fact that unemployment...

This Chart Might Make You Rethink The Adage "Stocks Always Come Back"

Authored by Jeff Clark via GoldSilver.com, It was a pretty simple inquiry on my part: Mike Maloney predicts the stock market is facing the mother...

Michigan Faculty And Lawmakers Urge Reprieve Of Student In "Imminent" Saudi Execution

Amnesty International is warning that 14 young men are facing "imminent execution" for protest-related crimes in Saudi Arabia, including Mujtaba al-Sweikat, who was arrested in...

San Diego Wants To Allow Homeless People To Live Inside Empty Football Stadium

Via TheAntiMedia.org, In an effort to combat a growing homelessness crisis, city officials in San Diego are developing a plan to temporarily house vagrants at a university...

Thursday Humor? Marxist Student Group Disbands Because Members Were "Too Rich, Too White"

Authored by Matthew Stein via CampusReform.org, A Marxist student group at Swarthmore College disbanded itself earlier this year after realizing that its members were too...

Scaramucci: "Priebus Is A F**king Paranoid Schizophrenic", Slams "Cocksucker" Bannon, Wants To "Kill" Leakers

Update: After what was either (i) his first White House nervous breakdown or (ii) a carefully disguised distraction intended to give the media something...

Kid Rock Seriously Considering Senate Bid As Polls Show He Can Win

Turns out, Robert “Kid Rock” Ritchie’s “campaign announcement” earlier this month was a “marketing stunt” meant to capitalize on Ritchie's name being floated as...

Senate Overwhelmingly Votes For New Russia Sanctions, Now It's Up To Trump

Two days after the House passed bipartisan legislation in a 419-3 vote codifying and imposing further sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea and...

Total Government And Personal Debt In The U.S. Has Hit 41 Trillion Dollars ($329,961.34...

Authored by Michael Snyder via The Economic Collapse blog, We are living in the greatest debt bubble in the history of the world.  In 1980,...