This Sunday is the Super Bowl, a day that's supposed to be about football but is really a celebration of American excess. If history is any indication, Americans on Sunday will gulp down 50 million cases of beer and devour 104 million pounds of avocados. And its not just the folks watching the game ... More >>
Image viaJoyce Meyer is on the level, says Sen. Chuck GrassleyJoyce Meyer Ministries of Fenton has "responded fully" to a federal probe of televangelist churches, and its "extensive reforms" are "commended," according to the final report released yesterday. This in contrast to four other ch ... More >>
www.biojob.comSenator Chuck Grassley (R-Iowa) this week mailed a letter to ten of the nation's top medical schools asking for their policies on ghostwriting. The senator -- the ranking member of the Senate Finance Committee -- has grown alarmed by a New York Times series examining how pharmaceuti ... More >>
Seventeen months after the U.S. Senate Finance Committee launched an accounting inquiry into six television evangelists, one of those TV preachers -- Fenton's own Joyce Meyer -- says she's now financially square. Yesterday a Virginia organization called the Evangelical Council for Financial Accounta ... More >>
Week of December 27, 2007
Leaders of a now-defunct international aid charity face charges of funneling money to Iraq.