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Sep 02, 2014

'No ransom' hostage policy: Our view

European nations who pay kidnappers undermine United States...

Sep 02, 2014

Reshoring Or Offshoring: U.S. Manufacturing Forecast 2015-2016

Manufacturing is a tough, competitive business. Shipping across oceans has become cheap, as has international communication, so offshoring, reshoring or never changing are vital decisions. The outlook for manufacturing activity in the United States d...

Sep 02, 2014

Why You Need to Support Small Businesses

Small business is - quite frankly - big business. The Small Business Administration identified that there are more than 28.2 million businesses operating in the United States as of March 2014, with about 63% of new jobs being created from small busin...

Sep 01, 2014

A 40 Hour Work Week In The United States Actually Lasts 47 Hours

According to a Gallup poll, the working week in the United States is almost a full working day longer than standard. While the 40 hour week is generally accepted as "normal," adults employed full-time have reported working an average of 47 hours each...

Aug 29, 2014

US delivers military aid to Lebanon to help bolster military amid growing militant threat

The United States has delivered its first emergency shipment of weapons to Lebanon, officials said Friday, to help bolster military forces as part of a broader regional response to combat the growing threat posed by Islamic extremists...

Sep 01, 2014

New investigation unit ready to enforce Board of Election law

ALBANY - A new state Board of Elections enforcement unit created as part of the deal to shut down Cuomo's anti-corruption commission is set to begin work on Tuesday...

Sep 02, 2014

Americans held by North Korea implore U.S. to send an envoy soon

In a rare opportunity to speak with foreign media, the three Americans being detained by North Korea implored the United States to send someone to negotiate for their release...

Aug 31, 2014

Though Pricer Than Some EVs, Volkswagen's e-Golf Looks To Be A Decent Value

The 2015 e-Golf, Volkswagen’s first electric vehicle to be sold in the United States, is far from the most affordable electric vehicle on the market, but as is often the case, you get what you pay for. This new plug-in electric vehicle feels more ups...

Sep 02, 2014

Survey ranks Switzerland, Singapore, US as world's most competitive economies

The United States' competitiveness among global economies has risen to the No... #Singapore #Geneva

Sep 01, 2014

Letter From America: From Afar, the United States Seems at Odds With Its Ideals

A mysterious sign at the protests in Ferguson, Mo., bespoke a larger truth: America has lost influence by failing to embody its own creeds... #Singapore #Geneva