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  • September 06, 2018
    Michael F. Haverluck

    'Trumponomics?' 203K jobless claims… least since '69

    employment want ads 1Hitting a low that has not been seen since 1969, jobless claims in the United States have fallen to 203,000 – with the current low rate of layoffs under President Donald Trump indicating the tightest labor market the nation has seen in decades.

  • September 05, 2018
    Bill Bumpas

    Negative consequences predicted for just doing it

    Nike logo (red)Nike is suffering a backlash for its controversial decision to sign former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick to a new ad campaign deal.

  • August 29, 2018
    Steve Jordahl

    Heritage: Current version of 'new NAFTA' contains regulatory barriers

    U.S. and Mexico flagsPresident Donald Trump announced broad agreement on a new trade deal with Mexico on Monday. A spokesperson for The Heritage Foundation says as it stands, the agreement isn't a winning deal for the U.S. – but that's not to say it couldn't become that.

  • August 27, 2018
    Charlie Butts

    Cox: Everyone should be equal in the courtroom

    worried business manA traditional values group is spearheading a campaign to defeat a proposed tort reform constitutional amendment in Arkansas.

  • August 23, 2018
    Chris Woodward

    CA didn't even budge on chocolate milk

    child drinking soda through a strawCalifornia lawmakers have approved a controversial bill that keeps Cokes away from the kids.

  • August 16, 2018
    Michael F. Haverluck

    Mastercard demands Islam critic's acct. closed

    ISIS beheadingsMastercard ordered Jihad Watch President Robert Spencer’s account with the web-based funding site, Patreon, be closed without explanation, and the critic of jihad insists that it is due to an ultra-left group’s smear campaign against him.

  • August 14, 2018
    Chris Woodward

    Shining a light on ethanol and your gas tank

    gasoline pumpsIs it time to end the Renewable Fuel Standard? One organization says so.

  • August 13, 2018
    Steve Jordahl

    Another locker room 'encounter' for Planet Fitness

    Planet Fitness storefrontA woman had her membership revoked at a Florida health club after she complained about a man being in the women's locker room. She's gone public with details about the encounter.

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