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Retirementplan-120717.jpg As most of us are painfully aware, the days of the pension are mostly gone. The percentage of employers still offering a traditional defined benefit pension plan to newly hired employees fell from about 50% to 5% between 1998 and 2015, according to advisory firm Willis Towers Watson. Many companies...

Trump-NASA-121217.jpg President Donald Trump has signed a new space policy directive instructing the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) to send Americans to the moon after a gap of four and a half decades, followed by missions to Mars and beyond. Representatives of Congress and the National Space Council...

litecoin-121217.jpg Litecoin, the fourth largest cryptocurrency by value, that has been considered as a fork of digital sibling Bitcoin, has reached an all-time high price Tuesday, up by more than 6900 percent of its value at the beginning of this year. At one stage, Litecoin was trading at $299.93, an increase of approximately...

Trump-sexualmisconduct-121217.jpg Female Democratic lawmakers of the US Congress have demanded a congressional inquiry into sexual misconduct allegations leveled against President Donald Trump. 59 members of the Democratic Women's Working Group (DWWG), led by Reps. Lois Frankel, Brenda Lawrence and Jackie Speier, have signed a letter...

President-Trump2-121117.jpg Responding to renewed allegations of sexual misconduct by President Donald Trump, the White House declared that the American people have voiced their opinion of the accusations by electing the real estate tycoon as their president. The statement by the White House came after three women who have accused...

Trump-Nikkihaley-121117.jpg US ambassador to the UN Nikki Haley has said sexual misconduct allegations that a number of women have raised, including against President Donald Trump, should be heard and dealt with. Haley came out in support of victims of sexual harassment in CBS News Talk show, "Face the Nation," Sunday. When...

cboe-websitecrash-121117.jpg The first ever Bitcoin futures trading in the world made its bullish debut on a major U.S. exchange Sunday evoking immense response from traders. The Chicago Board Options Exchange's (CBOE) website was jammed in the initial hours due to heavy traffic on its website with potential traders looking for...

Iraqi Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the end of the war against ISIS, as the nation recaptured control of the nation's border with Syria, media reports showed Saturday.

DevinNunes-120817.jpg A House Ethics Committee investigation has cleared House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes, R-Calif., of accusations of disclosing classified information. The investigation had led Nunes to step aside from leading a probe into alleged Russian meddling in last year's elections.

TrentFranks-120817.jpg Congressman Trent Franks, R-Ariz., announced Thursday he will step down at the end of January after the House Ethics Committee launched an investigation of the conservative lawmaker. A statement from the House Ethics Committee said it would investigate whether Franks engaged in conduct that constitutes...

Donaldtrump-120817.jpg Despite allegations of sexual misconduct against Alabama Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore, President Donald Trump is urging voters to support the former state Supreme Court chief justice. Trump suggested in a post on Twitter on Friday that it is important for Alabama voters to send Moore to the...

capitol-120817.jpg With a Friday deadline looming, lawmakers in the House and Senate voted Thursday to approve a short-term spending bill to avoid a government shutdown. The legislation extends government funding until December 22nd, giving lawmakers time to negotiate a longer-term spending bill.

WallStreet-Bitcoin-120817.jpg Wall Street's biggest banks and clearing houses have expressed concern over federal regulators granting approval for bitcoin future trading without adequate dialogue and precaution. In an open letter sent to the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) Chairman Christopher Giancarlo, the Futures...

Trump-WhiteHouse-120817.jpg The White House has ruled out any health hazards for President Donald Trump and announced that his medical records would be released next year after conducting a physical check-up. White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders was forced to answer a question at a routine press briefing Thursday why Trump...

Alfranken-120717.jpg Senator Al Franken, D-Minn., announced Thursday he will step down in the coming weeks amid allegations of sexual misconduct by several women. The announcement by Franken comes after a number of his Democratic colleagues called for his resignation over the allegations.

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