Articles by Joseph Lazzaro
Euro Zone Crisis: Europe Now Experiencing Sub-National Demands For Political Autonomy
November 11 2012 4:32 PM
The EU is now witnessing regional demands for greater political autonomy secession – demands that can only weaken continental unity.
- CIA Director Petraeus Resigns
November 09 2012 3:09 PM
CIA Director Petraeus has resigned, due to an extramarital affair, The AP reported Friday. Details to follow.
Election Coverage: Obama Reelected
November 06 2012 5:56 PM
Obama has been reelected. Ohio put the Democrat over the 270 electoral vote threshold. Check back with the live blog for the latest updates.
Gas Shortage: Hurricane Sandy Reveals US’s Vulnerability To Gasoline/Diesel Supply Disruption
November 03 2012 4:28 PM
First, the U.S. must help every person hurt by Hurricane Sandy. Second, the nation must end its gasoline/diesel supply vulnerability.
- Apple Quarterly Revenue Meets Forecasts, iPad Disappoints
October 25 2012 5:17 PM
Apple Inc. reported quarterly revenue that met Wall Street expectations even as iPad sales disappointed. Trading in the stock was halted after hours.
- Syria Accepts Holiday Truce, Russia Says
October 25 2012 11:22 AM
The government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad has indicated to Russia that it will accept U.N.-Arab League peace envoy Lakhdar Brahimi's proposal for a Muslim holiday ceasefire.
- Fed Maintains QE3, Inflation Up Slightly
October 24 2012 2:24 PM
The Federal Reserve on Wednesday stuck to its plan to keep stimulating the U.S. economy until the job market improves and repeated its vow to keep rates near zero until mid-2015.
- Armstrong Stripped Of 7 Tour de France Titles
October 22 2012 9:05 AM
Lance Armstrong was stripped of his seven Tour de France titles and banned for life on Monday after the International Cycling Union (UCI).
Will Oil Prices Fall Substantially In The Coming Year?
October 20 2012 3:18 PM
At $90, oil's price remains painfully high. But are we about to experience a gradual easing in crude's price?
- Jobless Rates Fall In Most US Swing States
October 19 2012 1:50 PM
The unemployment rate declined in September in most "swing" or battleground states for the U.S. presidential election, the U.S. DOL announced Friday.
- George McGovern No Longer Responsive: Family
October 17 2012 3:46 PM
Former Senator and Democratic presidential candidate George McGovern is "no longer responsive" and surrounded by family at a hospice center in Sioux Falls, S.D., his family said on Wednesday.
- US Supreme Court Upholds Ohio's Early Voting
October 16 2012 1:04 PM
The U.S. Supreme Court on Tuesday denied Ohio's request to curtail early voting in the state leading up to the Nov. 6 presidential election.