1. Friday13

    Analysis: The Real Risks of Trump's Steel and Aluminum Tariffs

    Analysis: The Real Risks of Trump's Steel and Aluminum Tariffs
  2. Blueneck

    Man Risks Death By Not Pooping For 40 Days

    Ridiculous. The guy could die for this. Man Risks Death By Not Pooping For 40 Days | IFLScience I don't know the laws in Britain, but if they have a requirement for a speedy trial, it seems they shouldn't be able to postpone charging him because he's not willing to let his own waste testify...
  3. bajisima

    Doctors warn of heart risks from breast cancer treatments

    Save your life but harm your heart? Health experts are sounding a warning as potential side effects of a growing number of breast cancer treatments come to light. In its first statement on the topic, the American Heart Association on Thursday said women should consider carefully the risks and...
  4. the watchman

    Ben Carson takes risks with Alabama Senate race endorsement.

    this ----->The second is that cabinet secretaries cannot legally intervene in ongoing political races. Ben Carson should know this – because it was just last year that his immediate predecessor got in trouble for running afoul of this prohibition. Last summer, then-HUD Secretary Julian...
  5. Kallie Knoetze

    Who all here worked hard, studies, went to college, and took risks to get ahead?

    Suckers. All you really needed was a high school diploma and a claim you can use a broom. Three BART janitors swept up $365,000 in OT last year Cameras catch BART janitor who made $270,000 in a year spending hours in Powell St. closet - SFGate
  6. DemoWhip

    Republican senator: GOP risks losing House majority if health bill approved

    Republicans would do well to listen to Senator Cotton. However, in their penchant to undo Obamacare it is more likely that they won't. Therefore, they will lose the House in 2018 which is great news for the Democrats! ------------------------- Republican senator: GOP risks losing House...
  7. L

    Trump risks war by turning the One China question into a bargaining chip

    By Steven Goldstein December 12 at 9:00 AM President-elect Donald Trump has just said that he considers America’s One China policy a bargaining chip, to be traded off against other things that the United States wants from China. In his description: I don’t know why we have to be bound by a...
  8. Davocrat

    Trump risks showdown with China...and he's not even in office

    He's unhinged. A despot. Or maybe just a dumbass. President-elect Donald Trump spoke with Taiwan's President Friday, threatening to ignite a diplomatic showdown with China even before he takes office. "President-elect Trump spoke with President Tsai Ing-wen of Taiwan, who offered her...
  9. DemoWhip

    Political Risks Come With Control of Washington for GOP

    It's not as easy as saying that now with Trump and Senate Republicans in the majority they can get legislation passed easily. That is simply not so. They are going to have to have good Democratic support as well therefore, they will need to negotiate with Democrats and extend an olive branch to...
  10. excalibur

    CDC Officials Warned of Safety Risks, Diseases Amid Immigrant Influx

    “We might as well plan on many of the kids having TB,” reads a redacted 2014 CDC email Memo: CDC Officials Warned of Safety Risks, Diseases Amid Immigrant Influx
  11. bajisima

    Big banks misjudged the risks of energy financing

    Will they need to be bailed out again? "At its annual investor conference in San Francisco in May 2014, with oil trading at $102 a barrel, Wells Fargo & Co. boasted that in just two years it had almost doubled its energy exposure and seized the title of Wall Street’s top oil and gas banker...
  12. GordonGecko

    Who warned today the GOP risks "becoming the old white man's party"?

    Hint? It wasn't a "lib'rul" or a Democrat. :) Rand Paul: GOP is turning into 'the old white man's party' | TheHill
  13. T

    List all the cons & risks of Obamacare here.

    Lots has been posted about ACA. AS we study this subject lets leave concerns here for all to review. List articles, links, videos. This subject seems to be a love hate topic. If the left wants to start a How great ACA is thread, they can. The ACA is going to touch us all one way or another.
  14. nonsqtr

    taking risks

    Seems to me America has lost a big part of its soul. What part am I talking about? It's the part that has to do with taking risks. Many of us have been conditioned to think in terms of "security", which is the opposite of taking risks. For example, the older we get the more we think about...
  15. meridian5455

    Obama's Romney Revulsion Poses Risks for Reelection

    Obama's Romney Revulsion Poses Risks for Reelection | Fox News When things get tough, you can count on Obummer to revert to standard Chicago "gangster" political methods.
  16. michaelr

    Moody's adjusts ratings of 9 European sovereigns to capture downside risks

    Moody's adjusts ratings of 9 European sovereigns to capture downside risks The global currency war heats up... I do wonder what people's facial expression will look like when they finally realize the global economy isn't. Meanwhile in Japan they are announcing more QE. They want to target 1%...
  17. michaelr

    Drones over U.S. may pose security risks

    Drones over U.S. may pose security risks Here we are insurgence.
  18. Divine Wind

    Afghan war quick exit holds risks

    Although I want our troops home as soon as possible, it is important that we finish the job in such a manner that we don't have to go back in 5-10 years. Our view: Amid Afghan war fatigue, quick exit holds risks - USATODAY.com War weariness is everywhere as President Obama nears a decision on...
  19. G

    Obama: 'Getting our man' outweighed raid's risks

    WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama ordered the commando raid that killed terrorist leader Osama bin Laden after deciding the risks were outweighed by the possibility "of us finally getting our man" following a decade of frustration, he said in a Sunday broadcast interview. The helicopter...
  20. TennesseeRain

    U.S. defense leaders warn of no-fly-zone risks

    U.S. defense leaders expressed caution Tuesday about military intervention in Libya, warning that enforcement of a no-fly zone would require scarce air assets, domestic political approval and international authorization. Foreign leaders, and some U.S. officials, have said a no-fly zone...