Stockton, California, said it will file for bankruptcy after talks with bondholders and labor unions failed, making the agricultural center the biggest U.S. city to seek court protection from creditors
Just a couple of days after the 1 year anniversary the earth apparently decided to draw a bit more attention to the area and gave the NE area of Japan, one of those devastated last year, another large earthquake, 6.8 magnitude, and small tsunami
Everyone is talking about the 'new' economic recovery yet gas prices are rising and may torpedo the process. Let's face it, our economy responds to consumer purchases and with higher gas prices there is less left for us to buy anything.
Last week, Iran's supreme clerical leader threatened reprisals for the West's new ban on Iranian oil exports and the U.S. defense secretary was quoted as saying Israel was likely to bomb Iran within months to stop it assembling nuclear weapons.
Dozens of U.S. Park Police officers in riot gear and on horseback converged before dawn Saturday on one of the nation's last remaining Occupy sites, with police clearing away tents they said were banned under park rules