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One man in Alabaster, AL may have to stop making his delicious BBQ or pay a $400 fine each day.
Why is the journey from a new idea to opening shop becoming more difficult for Americans?
A new “rock tax” would slap a fee on certain quarried and man-made stones like marble, slate, and limestone.
The USDA has been confiscating a portion of raisin farmers’ crops to keep prices artificially high.
Washington, D.C.’s wealth and stability come from the size of the government.
New Jersey convicts have been receiving food stamps, unemployment insurance, and pension payments.
Are states that ban raw milk concerned with your safety, or with protecting the dairy industry from competition?
Rather than decreasing the amount we owe, our leaders want to raise the “debt ceiling” for “essential” spending.
It is now illegal for New York City residents to offer short-term rentals.
San Francisco’s Bacon Bacon restaurant served delicious, pork treats … until neighbors complained about the bacon aroma.