Law and Order/Legislation

Obama proposes doubling of the child care tax credit

The child care tax credit and other credits are proposed for expansion in the 2011 budget.

Bikini-Clad Morgan Haley Arrested For Carjacking, Assault

Talk about crazy crimes. In Memphis, Morgan Haley performed a carjacking, attempted robbery and assaulted someone. She had no weapon on her person but a bikini!

Michael Bueke executed for 1983 shootings, murder

After almost 27 years on Death Row, Michael Bueke was executed on May 13 for killing one man and wounding two more during 1983. READ MORE...
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Is Applying For A Payday Loan Through A Direct Lender The Best Option?

Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.
Using a lender matching service can get you cash in as little as 2 hours. Direct lenders have a very high denial rate for applications.

Hartford Distributors Connecticut shooting leaves nine dead

The recent Connecticut shooting that took place at Hartford Distributors in Manchester has left nine people dead and several others injured.
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Ohio speeding tickets could really cost you – no proof needed

Ohio's supreme court has decided officers don't need to provide verifiable evidence to issue a speeding ticket. Is this a quest for money?
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Supreme Court Rules on gun control, Second Amendment

On its final day in session, the Supreme Court of the United States deemed handgun bans unconstitutional as they violate the Second Amendment.
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How Can Installment Loans Help Protect Your Credit Rating?

There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.
There are millions of people each year that ruin their credit score because they did not know they could use installment loans to pay their bills before defaulting.

Columbine anniversary sparks annual spike in gun control debate

The Columbine school shooting anniversary has sparked debate on a gun show loophole that allows handgun purchases without a background check.
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Viacom v. Google, YouTube | Court documents released

Thousands of pages of court documents were released today in the Viacom v. YouTube case. Where does each company stand on the allegations?
YouTube Generation graffiti on a cement wall.

Brooklyn nun Mary Turcotte lied to cover consensual encounter

A nun of a fringe Christian sect has admitted that she falsely accused a made-up black man of rape in order to cover a consensual encounter.
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Do Not Fall Behind On Your Bills - See How Short Term Loans Can Help Prevent Late Fees and Penalties.

Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.
Short term loans can help you stay current on your bills by providing quick cash so you do not rack up expensive late fees and penalty charges.

Sweat Lodge Survivor Speaks | Worst $9,000 Ever Spent?

After a retreat ended in three deaths, a sweat lodge survivor is suing Arthur Ray for her injuries and more are speaking out...
Pictured: A sweat lodge in Hawaii. Many cultures have used sweat lodges for centuries, but they are very selective about the materials used. Image from Flickr.

Dodd-Frank will cost nearly $3 billion, says GAO

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and all other agencies under Dodd-Frank will cost $2.9 billion to operate, reports indicate.
Close-up of a creased U.S. dollar bill.

Net Neutrality | Court strikes down FCC actions

An appeals court struck down the 2008 action the FCC took to protect net neutrality. Does the FCC have the right to protect net neutrality?
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How To Get A Cash Advance Even With Bad Credit and Bankruptcy On Your Record

Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.
Not many people know they are still eligible for cash advances after bankruptcy or losing their credit. There are no credit checks so bad credit does not affect eligibility.

Schwarzenegger cleared to furlough California workers

The state Supreme Court of California upheld an order to furlough California workers from the governor. California is short $19 billion.
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Lend America Accused of 20 Years of Mortgage Fraud

Lend America, operated by Ideal Mortgage Bankers, has shut down. Ideal Mortgage Bankers also originated mortgages under the moniker Lending Key ...

Guardians of the Free Republics have the FBI on edge

The Guardians of the Free Republics have the FBI on alert as their "Restore America" plan calls for governors to resign or "be removed."
An artist's side-by-side rendering of Thomas Jefferson, a pouting child, and a woman with crucifix icon in prayer. In the background is the U.S. Constitution.

Keep Your Debt to Credit Ratio Down By Using Personal Loans Instead of Credit Cards

The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.
The higher your credit balance the lower your credit score may be. Personal loans online do not go on your credit report in most cases.

Cape Wind project approved | Arguments for and against

A hotly debated offshore wind farm, called Cape Wind, in Nantucket Bay has been approved by the U.S. government, but will it actually happen?
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Not enough good borrowers for small business loans

The government is set to vote on providing $300 billion to small businesses -- but banks say there aren't enough creditworthy small businesses. READ ON....
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