Sign Up for The Alpha Male Journal eNews Alerts and Updates
American Express Giftcards
The ALPHA MALE JOURNAL. Logo1gold
TOP   BUSINESS   STORY

Sunday, September 5, 2010

'Censoring' of Craigslist's adult services section only drives online prostitution underground

By DAN STRUMPF, ASSOCIATED PRESS

NEW YORK (AP) -- Craiglist's "adult services" section has been shut down in the U.S., but prostitution on the Internet is alive and well - even, quite possibly, on Craigslist.... (Read the full story)
PROMOTIONAL ADVERTISEMENT The Alpha Male Journal, Reserve Your Copy of the Debut Issue. On Sale August 28th. [Photo credit: Dreamstime.com /Copyright Yuri Arcurs]
BUSINESS   &   The   ECONOMY

Sunday, August 1, 2010

Credit card debt drops 13 percent in 2nd quarter to lowest level since 2002; late payments decline

By EILEEN A.J. CONNELLY, ASSOCIATED PRESS

NEW YORK (AP) -- The amount consumers owed on their credit cards in this year's second quarter dropped to the lowest level in more than eight years as cardholders continued to pay off balances in the uncertain economy.... (Read the full story)

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Target: No donations planned for gay groups

By STEVE KARNOWSKI, ASSOCIATED PRESS

Target Corp. said Monday it won't give money to gay-friendly causes to quiet the uproar over a $150,000 donation that helped support a Minnesota governor candidate who opposes gay marriage.... (Read the full story)
FEDERAL     INTERVENTION

Wednesday, August 25, 2010

Regulators moving to make it easier for shareholders to get nominees on company ballot

By MARCY GORDON, ASSOCIATED PRESS

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Federal regulators are moving to make it easier for shareholders to nominate directors of public companies, a major change long sought by investor advocates and buttressed by the new financial overhaul law.... (Read the full story)

Sunday, August 1, 2010

Dept. of Labor issues wider, more liberal interpretation of 'parents' under FMLA

By KATHLEEN KOSTER, EMPLOYEE BENEFITS NEWS

Employers will need to take a more liberal view of the definition of a "parent" under the Family and Medical Leave Act in light of a new Labor Department administrative interpretation.... (Read the full story)

Tuesday, June 15, 2010

Fed adopts rules to protect credit card customers

By JEANNINE AVERSA, ASSOCIATED PRESS

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Federal Reserve adopted new rules Tuesday aimed at protecting credit card customers from getting socked by lofty late payment charges and other penalty fees.... (Read the full story)

Thursday, June 10, 2010

Liberal group: Pro-business tilt on Roberts court

By MARK SHERMAN, ASSOCIATED PRESS

A study from a liberal interest group says the Supreme Court of Chief Justice John Roberts has a decidedly pro-business tilt, echoing the line Democrats are taking in support of the nomination of Elena Kagan to fill its latest vacancy.... (Read the full story)

BUSINESS     PERSPECTIVES

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Act 1 Puts End To Reaganism; Now, For Act 2

By CHARLES KRAUTHAMMER, INVESTOR'S BUSINESS DAILY

In the political marketplace, there's now a run on Obama shares. The left is disappointed with the president. Independents are abandoning him in droves. And the right is already dancing on his political grave, salivating about November when, his own press secretary admitted Sunday, Democrats might lose the House.... (Read the full story)

Tuesday, June 29, 2010

NUGENT: The Fedzilla destructo derby rages on

By TED NUGENT, WASHINGTON TIMES

If Fedzilla were to overhaul the automobile industry like it proposes to overhaul Wall Street, I'm convinced it would demand the automobile industry produce cars without steering wheels.... (Read the full story)