10 things you need to know today: January 8, 2015

The Week French police hunt for Charlie Hebdo killers, “Je suis Charlie” posts go viral, and more 1. Manhunt continues for two suspects in Charlie Hebdo terrorist attack French Prime Minister Manuel Valls said Thursday that police had arrested and interrogated several people overnight in connection to the murder of 12 people at the editorial… More 10 things you need to know today: January 8, 2015

10 things you need to know today: December 19, 2014

The Week 1. Stocks surge for a second day after soothing words from the Fed The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped by 421 points on Thursday — its biggest one-day increase in more than three years. The gains capped Wall Street’s biggest two-day advance since late 2011. The surge were triggered by reassuring comments by… More 10 things you need to know today: December 19, 2014

The Federal Reserve’s ‘breathtaking’ $7.7 trillion bank bailout

Surprise, the government lied to us… The Week – By The Numbers A new report by Bloomberg Markets Magazine details trillions of dollars in secret federal loans made to the big banks during the 2008 financial crisis, a process that helped them rake in billions of dollars in undisclosed profits. Here, some key numbers that illuminate the Federal… More The Federal Reserve’s ‘breathtaking’ $7.7 trillion bank bailout

Ron Paul Bashes Paul Ryan’s Budget, Calls Big Government ‘King’

Huffington Post Potential 2012 GOP presidential candidate Ron Paul (Texas) on Monday panned Rep. Paul Ryan’s (R-Wis.) budget proposal, telling a crowd in Iowa that the Ryan plan will not end big government, which he said is becoming like a monarchy. Speaking at a forum organized by the Family Leader, a local Christian and socially… More Ron Paul Bashes Paul Ryan’s Budget, Calls Big Government ‘King’