Poll: 60% back carbon tax if used for renewables

A polar bear is shown in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska in this undated photo. Global warming is putting the animals at risk by reducing the summer sea ice they need. A July 21, 2014 poll finds most Americans won't support a carbon tax, considered by many economists as an effective way to combat rising temperatures, unless the revenue is returned to them or used to fund renewable energy. Read More >

Poll: 60% back carbon tax if used for renewables – National NewsWire

A polar bear is shown in the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska in this undated photo. Global warming is putting the animals at risk by reducing the summer sea ice they need. A July 21, 2014 poll finds most Americans won't support a carbon tax, considered by many economists as an effective way to combat rising temperatures, unless the revenue is returned to them or used to fund renewable energy. Read More >

Report: Hedge funds escaped billions in taxes

Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington in April. Levin chairs the Senate's Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, which is holding a hearing July 22, 2014, on how hedge funds allegedly misused structured financial products to avoid billions of dollars in taxes from 1998 to 2013. Read More >

Report: Hedge funds escaped billions in taxes – National NewsWire

Sen. Carl Levin, D-Mich., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington in April. Levin chairs the Senate's Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, which is holding a hearing July 22, 2014, on how hedge funds allegedly misused structured financial products to avoid billions of dollars in taxes from 1998 to 2013. Read More >

Morning Mail: MH17 bodies moved from conflict zone; more bloodshed in Gaza |

Morning Mail: MH17 bodies moved from conflict zone; more bloodshed in Gaza | World news | NewsWire
Mourners in Rotterdam leave flowers as they gather in remembrance of the owners of the Asian Glories restaurant, after they were killed in the Malaysia Airlines MH17 plane crash over eastern Ukraine. Photograph: Jerry Lampen/EPA

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