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The IRS says that more than 300,000 federal workers and retirees owe billions in back taxes. Photo by Ann Hermes / The Christian Science Monitor WASHINGTON — Federal workers and retirees owed more than $3.5 billion in unpaid taxes last year, a $...
A black flag belonging to the Islamic State is seen near the Syrian town of Kobani, as pictured from the Turkish-Syrian border near the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province, October 6, 2014. Islamic State militants raised their flag on a...
What was once a chute for both human and material waste in Jerusalem has now proven to be a store of new information about Christian migrants to the city, and the pathogens they brought with them. After years of excavation in Jerusalem’s...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras review an honour guard during a welcoming ceremony at the Chancellery in Berlin March 23. Tsipras met Merkel on Monday evening, his first official visit, to discuss Greece...
President Barack Obama says that efforts by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to clarify pre-election statements refuting any possibility of a Palestinian state do not appear to advance a two-state solution. Photo by Salih Zeki Fazlioglu/...
A person receives a test for diabetes during Care Harbor L.A. free medical clinic in Los Angeles, California September 11, 2014. The four-day clinic provides free medical, dental and vision care, prevention resources and follow-up care to thousands...