U.S. Allegedly Spends $43 Million on Afghanistan Gas Station

A report released by the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) indicates that the United State’s government spent about $ 43 million to build a gas station in Afghanistan, nearly 140 times than it should have cost. The SIGAR says that it was even more “troubling” that the Department of Defense was unable or […]

Medicare Rates Will Go Up

Medicare beneficiaries have little to smile about come next year; they are going to pay more for their monthly Medicare Part B premiums. This shift is a move that is going to affect about 7 million Americans. The affected group will see their monthly premiums increase from approximately $104.90 to $159.30 and $318.60 for married […]

Consumer Spending Causes Uptick in US Economy

Based on the suggestions from a report released by the Federal Reserve, consumer spending, and a vibrant housing market spurred relative U.S growth in the late summer. The manufacturing sector was not as positively affected, partly because of a strong dollar. The Fed said that 9 of its 12 regional banks reported modest growth from […]

SBNation and Deadspin Get Twitter Accounts Suspended

Two popular sports publications, SBNation and Deadspin, had their Twitter accounts suspended on Monday afternoon. As of Monday night, Twitter had not made any comments with regard to the suspensions. However, based on some of its correspondence, the Twitter accounts of the two sports publications were suspended due to a number of claims from varying […]

East Coast Prepares For Hurricane Joaquin

Heavy rains are expected in some parts of the U.S following the strengthening of the Hurricane Joaquin. In the early hours on Thursday, the hurricane picked up 120 mph. The latest developments highlight the likelihood of a historic rainfall, with floods expected in some parts such as the Carolina’s and Virginia. The hurricane which is […]

Paul Walker’s 16 Year Old Daughter Sues Porsche for Her Father’s Death

The Porsche Manufacturing Company is in a court battle after Paul Walker’s 16-year-old daughter sued them for her father’s death. Paul Walker, who was a renowned actor and a star in the Fast and Furious movies, died in a car accident two years ago. The daughter, Meadow, claims that the 2005 Carrera GT sports car […]

Rebates.com Scam or Legit?

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If you make weekly visits to either CVS or Walgreens and know your pharmacist by name, you’re well aware of the backbreaking costs of drugs. It’s a matter that has plagued society since the dawn of the pharmaceutical industry and remains a hot button topic in politics. Taking advantage of this situation are a handful […]