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The congressional investigation has been highly politicized because of allegations the IRS improperly singled out tea party groups seeking tax-exempt status. Photo by Joshua Doubek/Wikimedia CommonsWASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service has lost...
Photo illustration by Getty ImagesConsumers may soon find a surprise in their mailbox: a notice that their health plan is being canceled. Last year, many consumers who thought their health plans would be canceled because they didn’t meet the...
The famous “Boys on the Bus”–the gaggle of reporters who covered the 1972 McGovern/Nixon race, memorialized in Tim Crouse’s book of the same name–lost another member today. Longtime CBS and CNN correspondent Bruce...
Watch Video | Listen to the AudioEMILY SENAY: You’ve seen them on the streets helping the blind, at airports and train stations sniffing for explosives and at the scene of earthquakes searching for survivors. But ever since her family got a Doberman...
Photo by Getty ImagesWHEAT RIDGE, Colo. — Democratic Sen. Mark Udall is going after his opponent’s proposal to make birth control an over-the-counter drug. Udall brought Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren and the national president of...
UPDATED at 2:45 p.m. EDT: KINGSTON, Jamaica — A spokesman for the Jamaican military says the U.S.-based plane with an unresponsive pilot has crashed in the ocean north of the Caribbean island. Maj. Basil Jarrett of the Jamaican Defense Force says...