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Sep 15, 2014

U.S. Ranks Near The Bottom For Tax Competitiveness: We're #32!

The Tax Foundation released its report today ranking the 34 OECD countries in terms of tax policy. Where did the United States rank? Here's a hint: Not in the top 31...

Sep 14, 2014

Iraqi president: Egypt, Saudi Arabia, UAE don't need to join airstrikes against Islamic State

Iraq's president says Arab powers Egypt, the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia do not need to join airstrikes against the Islamic State group... #Iraq #Egypt #Saudi Arabia #United Arab Emirates #Paris

Sep 14, 2014

United States 129, Serbia 92: United States Wins FIBA World Cup Title in a Rout of Serbia

The Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kyrie Irving scored 26 points and was named the tournament’s most valuable player... #Cleveland Cavaliers #Kyrie Irving

Sep 15, 2014

Fears of unrest cloud Afghanistan as election dispute drags on

As Afghanistan’s disputed presidential vote nears an uncertain conclusion, fears are mounting that post-election unrest could threaten the fragile political order that the United States has struggled for 13 years to help build... #Cleveland Cavaliers #Kyrie Irving

Sep 15, 2014

Obama’s war at home

This time the victim was British aid worker David Haines. The next time and the next and the next, who knows? What’s clear is that the United States is engaged in leading the civilized world in a long war... #Cleveland Cavaliers #Kyrie Irving

Sep 15, 2014

Sept. 15: Washington football, Ray Rice and sinkholes

Brooklyn: Haven’t we done enough to degrade Native Americans? Native American tribal governments existed not only before the foundation of the United States, but the 13 colonies as well. Yet they hold minimal power and prestige in the U.S. today. The... #Cleveland Cavaliers #Kyrie Irving

Sep 14, 2014

United States 129, Serbia 92: United States Wins FIBA World Cup Title in a Rout of Serbia

The Cleveland Cavaliers’ Kyrie Irving scored 26 points and was named the tournament’s most valuable player... #Cleveland Cavaliers #Kyrie Irving

Sep 15, 2014

Syrian Leaders See Opportunities and Risks in U.S. Strikes Against ISIS on Its Soil

Analysts say Syrian officials are unsure who would benefit militarily if the United States launches strikes against ISIS in Syria — government forces, or Syrian insurgents and separatist Kurds... #Cleveland Cavaliers #Kyrie Irving

Sep 15, 2014

Syrian Leaders See Opportunities and Risks in U.S. Strikes Against ISIS on Its Soil

Analysts say Syrian officials are unsure who would benefit militarily if the United States launches strikes against ISIS in Syria — government forces, or Syrian insurgents and separatist Kurds... #Cleveland Cavaliers #Kyrie Irving

Sep 14, 2014

Is Sinopec's Retail Sale A Big Deal?

China Petroleum & Chemical Corp., or Sinopec, seems to be leading the way in the latest round of state-owned enterprise reform. The oil refining conglomerate agreed to sell a 107 billion yuan ($ 17.5 billion) stake in its retail business to 25 invest... #China Life Insurance #Guo Guangchang #Sinopec-China Petroleum