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Warren Buffet wants to be taxed more! How much did he make last year? →  October 14, 2011

  Buffett made $62,855,038 last year NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — Billionaire investor Warren Buffett this week showed a little more leg in his campaign to get Congress to raise taxes on the uber-rich. In a letter to Republican Rep. Tim Huelskamp Tuesday, Buffett revealed that his adjusted gross income last year was $62,855,038 and that his taxable income was […]

Woman gives birth after finishing the Chicago Marathon →  October 11, 2011

The 27-year-old from suburban Chicago was nearly 39 weeks pregnant at the start of the 26.2-mile race, and went into labor shortly after finishing, a spokeswoman from Central DuPage Hospital said on Monday. Amber Miller gave birth hours after finishing the Chicago Marathon Miller ran in marathons while pregnant with her son Caleb, but never […]

Immigrants fearing deportation make plans for kids →  October 9, 2011

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Terrified by Alabama’s strict new immigration crackdown, parents living in the state illegally say they are doing something that was unthinkable just days ago — asking friends, relatives, co-workers and acquaintances to take their children if they’re arrested or deported. Many illegal immigrants signed documents in the past week allowing others to care […]

Occupy Wall Street protesters running out of space →  October 9, 2011

Anti-Wall Street demonstrators said Saturday they are growing out of their lower Manhattan encampment and are exploring options to expand to other public spaces in New York City. Protesters complaining about what they view as corporate greed have been camped out near Wall Street in Zuccotti Park for three weeks, staging rallies and marches that […]