Friends of the NSA? FedEx, UPS clam up

Business | Giuseppe Macri
Federal Express delivery truck is seen in San Diego, California

Company selectively answers questions about knowledge of the agency program

Video of FedEx deliveryman hurling package goes viral - CNBC

Business | Kells Hetherington
FedEx

Not exactly what FedEx means when they say ‘airborne delivery’

Looking back at 2010

Feature:Opinion | Ron Hart

As 2010 draws to a close, Ron Hart recalls his fondest memories from the past year.

UPS to hire about 50,000 for holiday season - AP

Business | interns

UPS expects to deliver 24 million packages worldwide on December 22nd, its busiest day of the year

The Postal Service can't afford unions

Feature:Opinion | Tad DeHaven

The postal unions are a huge drag on the USPS.

The Hayek Fund: fighting back against the nanny state

Opinion | Steven Kiel

Liberal investors have “socially responsible investment funds.” Now conservative investors have The Hayek Fund.

FedEx delivers int’l profits but cuts US jobs - AP

Business | admin

FedEx Freight segment lost money again as demand for large items like refrigerators and other appliances continues to be weak

Cowlishaw: 'Really dumb' decision at end of half dooms Cowboys - Dallas Morning News

Sports | Julia McClatchy (admin)

Sometimes 60 minutes of football comes down to one terrible decision by the offensive coordinator. Sometimes one chorus of ‘Hail to the Redskins’ after a touchdown is all that it takes

Johnson wins BMW for small measure of redemption - AP

Sports | admin

For all the heartache he endured in his breakout season, Johnson showed he is as resilient as he is powerful

Athletes who couldn't make it to the game on time [SLIDESHOW] - TheDC

| The Daily Caller

Jim Furyk is not the first to be late, as the White Rabbit would say, for a very important date. He joins a long list of athletes who have flirted with disaster, or missed events altogether

When it absolutely, positively has to be eaten overnight - GQ

| interns

Man delights in international cuisine from home, all thanks to international shipping

Appleby's 59 wins Greenbrier Classic - AP

Sports | admin

Stuart Appleby won the Greenbrier Classic on Sunday and became the fifth PGA Tour player to shoot a 59

Business knows more than Obama

Opinion | Larry Kudlow

With a bad-blood, confidence-destroying battle royale going on between Team Obama and business, you would think a highly publicized White House jobs summit would have produced some kind of positive announcement that gives a nod to the business point of view

(Lack of) Speed kills (a campaign)

Opinion | John Roland

In today’s divided political environment, gaining a competitive advantage over your opponent may make the difference of several hundred votes on Election Day. You never know, it could even change the course of history

Take that Chevy to the levee ... and toss it? - NYT

Business | Jeff Winkler (admin)

G.M. proposes leaving a car’s popular nickname in the dust

Did capitalism or government fail us?

Opinion | Ron Hart

The inevitable pictures of pelicans covered in oil finally surfaced, solidifying this oil spill as the worst environmental disaster in U.S. history. We have not seen this many pictures of unintelligent animals covered in oil since the first season of “Jersey Shore”

Government can’t deliver fairness overnight

Opinion | Jerry Stanton

Providing unfair regulations for two very American and very similar companies is simply wrong

Safer aviation requires fairer laws

Opinion | Hon. Malcolm Wallop

For too long, FedEx has supported regulations in Washington that disadvantage its chief rival, UPS. They have had years to enjoy the favoritism, and to use that favoritism to spin potential clients. But now it’s time for these political games to end. It’s time both companies were treated equally under the law, and compete for customers without government intervention

Broken government or big government?

Opinion | David Bieler

The system isn’t really broken; government is just too big