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The Internal Revenue Service says that it has eliminated a massive backlog of organizations applying for tax-exempt status. WASHINGTON — The IRS has eliminated a huge processing backlog of groups seeking tax-exempt status, the agency’s chief...
After a very competitive election, former military ruler Muhammadu Buhari defeated incumbent Goodluck Jonathan to become the next president of Nigeria, one of the world’s largest democracies, the New York Times reported. RELATED LINKSU.S....
Becoming a parent is always going to be a default setting, but it shouldn’t be, says author Meghan Daum. She has edited a new book that features essays by writers who explain their position on not having children. Photo by Getty Images Back in...
Artist Jay-Z recently purchased Tidal, a music streaming service owned by artists. The service is a response to other music streaming services that only give artists a fraction of what listeners pay overall. Entering a market cramped with...
President Barack Obama commuted the prison sentences of 22 people Tuesday. Photo by Larry Downing/Reuters WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama has commuted the sentences of 22 people serving time in federal prison. The White House says that many of...
The Brewer’s Association has released its list of 2014’s 50 biggest craft beer brewers in the United States. The trade group describes American craft brewers as “small, independent and traditional“. D.G. Yuengling and Son,...