It seems that the FASB is acting like a child who hates grownups because they won't let them change the rules in the middle of the game. Maybe we should all start believing in Tinkerbell to improve the financial sector...
This lady in Texas gets it. Do you?
Here are the specific details via last night’s AIG press release:
The former chief of staff to ex-Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick was released from jail early Monday after serving 69 days for obstruction of justice. Christine Beatty, accompanied by her attorney, pastor and others, walked out of the Wayne County Jail
The culture of deceit and fraud that permeates conventional medicine as vice president of a pharmaceutical company named Biopure, faked his own cancer and even impersonated a doctor in order to convince a federal judge that he was dying from colon ca
"Taken together, these documents show that Speaker Pelosi treats the Air Force like her personal airline."
[this is incredible] More than one out of every five dollars of the $126 million Massachusetts is receiving in earmarks from a $410 billion federal spending package is going to help preserve the legacy of the Kennedys.
Wikipedia... has been deleting within minutes any mention of eligibility issues surrounding Barack Obama's presidency, with administrators kicking off anyone who writes about the subject, WND has learned.
When I say your “hard-earned money”, I’m talking about your current and future taxes. If you don’t think the government will raise your taxes, just wait. Moreover, inflation will be a tax on everyone.
A federal appeals court on Friday upheld most of the bribery and corruption charges against former Alabama Gov. Don Siegelman and all of the charges against former HealthSouth CEO Richard Scrushy. A three-judge panel of the 11th U.S. Circuit Court
Thirteen former FEMA trailers deemed unlivable and set for the scrap heap somehow ended up in a mobile home park near St. Louis, where they were close to being offered as housing,
Nineteen trailers deemed uninhabitable and labeled as scrap ended up in a mobile home park near Grovetown.Though labeled by FEMA as scrap, meaning they were not to be used as residences, the trailers wound up being owned by KDM Development Corp. in P
Who is being made whole at the taxpayer expense? The taxpayer isn’t merely getting screwed here, we are taking the royal shaft up the patootie in previously unimaginable ways.
The problem is the politicians but the core under the cover problem with politicians is over 60% of the congressman, senators, and governors are now attorneys.
Franklin D. Raines, the former CEO of Fannie Mae, used a special program at mortgage lender Countrywide Financial to receive a below-market rate on a home loan, contrary to sworn testimony he made to Congress according to the top Republican on the Ho
Disgraced former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich signed a "six-figure" deal to write a book about his rise and fall and the dark side of politics, his publicist said. The twice-elected Chicago Democrat "plans on exposing the
Companies that defrauded the United States and jeopardized American lives received new government work despite rulings designed to stop them from receiving federal contracts, government investigators report. Payments went to a company whose president
Alan Fishman helmed Washington Mutual for 17 days before it failed. He left with $19 million in severance pay and signing bonuses.
As robber barons on Wall Street steal billions with impunity children all over America are being sent to detention centers for minor offenses lining the pockets of judges and the private companies that run these profitable kiddie prisons.
A fund of hedge funds run by two members of U.S. Vice President Joe Biden's family was marketed exclusively by firms controlled by Texas financier Allen Stanford, charged by regulators with an $8 billion fraud, the Wall Street Journal said.
FORT BLISS, Texas — As soldiers stream home from Iraq and Afghanistan, the biggest charity inside the U.S. military has been stockpiling tens of millions of dollars meant to help put returning fighters back on their feet, an Associated Press investig
The game of Life is a waste of time. The rules are all written to favor the opponents -- because they are written BY the opponents. Trouble is: it's the only game in town.Read Letter
If this video doesn't generate STARK-RAVING MAD comments... RRRRR!!! I AM SOOOO PISSED!!!!!!!
Texas financier Allen Stanford, accused of a 9.2-billion-dollar fraud that prompted several governments to shut down his banks and seize assets, was on Thursday tracked down in the US state of Virginia, the FBI said. (no arrest)
Congress members skirt calls from Raw; Stanford Financial PAC gave $128,000 in 2008
U.S. Senator Roland Burris’s statements to Illinois lawmakers about whether he solicited political donations for former Governor Rod Blagojevich before getting named to the Senate are being reviewed by a prosecutor.
Depositors from as far away as Colombia have begun arriving in the island nation of Antigua, seeking to withdraw their money from an offshore bank under investigation by U.S. state and federal authorities.
In what could turn out to be the greatest fraud in US history, American authorities have started to investigate the alleged role of senior military officers in the misuse of $125 billion in a US directed effort to reconstruct Iraq after Saddam.
The US Special Inspector General for Iraq Reconstruction, the Army’s criminal Investigation Command and the Justice Department are investigating US soldiers and officials in the alleged misuse of a portion of the $125 billion
Illinois Republicans called Sunday for a perjury investigation of Sen. Roland W. Burris (D), who declared that he did not try to mislead state lawmakers about his contacts with associates of former governor Rod Blagojevich.