Contact Us
US News

US News

Photo by Olivier Douliery/ABACAUSA.com
Photo by Olivier Douliery/ABACAUSA.com
[

IRS Follows You On The Internet

Here's something to think about before you go online and before the upcoming April 15th tax deadline:  The Internal Revenue System has gone high-tech in the digital age, tracking your movements online in an effort to snuff out tax evaders.

Read More

Category: US News Tags: , ,
Equal Sign
[

What Do All of The Red Equal Signs on Facebook and Twitter Profiles Mean? Find Out Why They’re Popping Up on Social Media

If you've been on Facebook or Twitter today, you've undoubtedly noticed several people changing their profile picture to a red equal sign that is spreading rapidly around the web. What is this supposed to signify?

Read More

(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
(Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
[

You Could Be Forced To Pay A “Fat Tax” If Airlines Think You Are Too Heavy

A new cost could be added to your plane travels. Airlines are noticing that more people are overweight, larger people make the airlines have to use more fuel to run their planes. More fuel costs money, so in order to pay for the extra fuel, airlines want the people who are obese to pay their fair share.

Read More

(Photo by John Moore/Getty Images
(Photo by John Moore/Getty Images
[

Chris Crossing – One Third Of Americans Don’t Know Our Own Country’s History, Do You? [VIDEO]

My Brother in law moved from Great Britain to America and wanted to be a citizen of the United States so he had to take a naturalization test. He once asked me some of the questions and I was embarrassed that I didn't know some of them.

Read More

John Lennon and Yoko Ono
Keystone / Hulton Archive / Getty Images
[

Yoko Ono Urges New Gun Control Laws

Since John Lennon was shot and killed on Dec. 8, 1980, his widow Yoko Ono has devoted herself to campaigning for stricter gun control legislation -- so it's only fitting that yesterday (March 21), Ono celebrated what should have been their 44th wedding anniversary by issuing a poignant reminder of what's at stake in the ongoing battle over our interpretation of the Second Amendment.

Read More

Category: US News Tags: ,
Barack Obama Meets With Factory Workers In Bedford Heights, Ohio
[

Obama Runs Out Of Gas In Israel; Limo Accidentally Filled With Diesel

Apparently they must not fill up the President's Limo very often;  Barack Obama's visit to Israel has suddenly become more complicated and costly as one of his staffers accidentally filled up his car with diesel instead of gasoline.

Read More

Water
Brand X Pictures
[

Water Kicks Soda to the Curb to Become the Most Popular Drink in America

If you’re in the water business, it’s time to break out the champagne and celebrate.

Read More

Category: US News Tags:
tax returns
iStockphoto
[

Is Your Unclaimed Tax Refund Among the $1 Billion Being Held by the IRS?

There are still a few weeks left to file your 2012 tax return, but April 15 of this year marks another important deadline for taxpayers: it's your last chance to file for a refund on your 2009 taxes.

Read More

Category: US News Tags:
Source:  (Photo by Gary Fabiano-Pool/Getty Images)
Source: (Photo by Gary Fabiano-Pool/Getty Images)
[

Obamacare Raises Your Pet’s Vet Costs

As details slowly become available about the ramifications of Obamacare on the health costs of humans, another angle is being exposed;  The health act will also raise the costs of your pet's healthcare.

Read More

Dancing Hippies
[

Description Of Hippies In Middle School Textbook Hits Too Close To Home For Some

Apparently a lot of aging hippies are looking to re-write history and gloss over the late 1960's and early 1970's;  An eighth-grade history textbook being used in Louisiana is getting slammed by the mainstream press for it's description of what hippies were - aimed at children who weren't even alive to see the 1990's - yet alone the heady-days of the '60.s

Read More

Category: US News Tags: , ,
(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
(Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)
[

You Might Be Getting Scammed Out Of Your Tax Return Right Now, Shockingly Easy

You could be getting scammed out of your tax returns, and your identity. A new gang that started in Florida has been stealing social security numbers and using them to fill out fake tax returns and collecting the money. The worst part is, it was easy.

Read More

Breakfast
[

School Suspends Boy, 7, For Biting Pastry in the Shape of a Gun

The issue over guns in our schools has taken on a very strange twist in one Maryland school.

Read More

Category: US News Tags:

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kool1017.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on Kool 101.7 Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on Kool 101.7 Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!