By Richard Pollock | 09/29/14 04:24 PM
Internal Revenue Service employees may not be properly closing more than half of all uncollectible delinquent federal tax cases, according to the Treasury Department Inspector General for Tax Administration.
09/29/14 04:15 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are closing slightly lower after recovering most of an early slide. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 41 points, or 0.2 percent, to close at 17,071 Monday. The Dow had been down as much as 178 points earlier. The Standard & Poor's 500 index fell five points, or...
By Paul Gonzalez | 09/29/14 03:58 PM
A new service from Facebook will leverage the company's massive database of personal information to serve targeted ads on websites other than its own.
By Kelly Cohen | 09/29/14 03:49 PM
Some potential presidential contenders are getting more assertive in how they answer questions of whether they'll run, a sign that the 2016 race is ready to move into a higher gear.
By Timothy P. Carney | 09/29/14 03:45 PM
We do have the minutes from the Export-Import Bank's Sept. 4 board meeting, and so as a public service, I'll lay out some details about what exports you, the taxpayer, are backing through loans and guarantees
By Becket Adams | 09/29/14 03:35 PM
Okay, so maybe he's not "all in."
By Joseph Lawler | 09/29/14 03:16 PM
Republicans may not be able to hit home runs if they take over the Senate in November, but Paul Ryan says he hopes his party can hit singles and doubles when it comes to spending and taxing.
09/29/14 12:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans boosted spending by a healthy amount in August, offering welcome evidence that the economy is on solid footing heading into the final quarter of the year. Consumer spending in August rose 0.5 percent from the previous month after showing no gain in July, the Commerce...
09/29/14 12:00 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Federal Aviation Administration is reviewing security practices and how it deals with unexpected incidents throughout its air traffic control facilities following last week's fire at a Chicago-area air traffic facility, agency administrator Michael Huerta said Monday. The...
09/29/14 09:45 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are opening sharply lower, following losses overseas. Asian markets closed mostly lower as investors fretted over the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, where the main Hang Seng index fell 1.9 percent The Dow Jones industrial average fell 153 points, or 0.9...
09/29/14 08:45 AM
KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — US president's adviser: Afghan president to sign deal Tuesday allowing US troops to remain.
09/29/14 08:45 AM
WASHINGTON (AP) — US consumer spending climbed healthy 0.5 percent in August, while income up 0.3 percent.
09/29/14 01:31 AM
KISO, Japan (AP) — Japanese soldiers managed to bring down eight more bodies by helicopter from the ash-blanketed peak of a still-erupting volcano on Monday, before toxic gases and ash forced them to suspend the recovery effort in the early afternoon. At least 31 people are believed to have...
09/28/14 10:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — An American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus while volunteering in Sierra Leone was admitted Sunday to a hospital at the National Institutes of Health near the nation's capital. The patient, who was not identified, arrived at NIH's Clinical Center about 4 p.m., NIH...
09/28/14 09:45 PM
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Gov. Jerry Brown signs assault bill that requires college students to give consent before sex.
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