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A Republican-led committee on Friday increased pressure on Internal Revenue Service official Lois Lerner to break her silence on who in the tax agency was behind decisions to make it more difficult for tea party
WASHINGTON (AP) —
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes are little changed in midday trading as a three-day rally peters out.
The Dow Jones industrial average was down 13 points, or 0.1 percent, at 15,010 shortly before noon Eastern Daylight
WASHINGTON (AP) — The father of NSA leaker Edward Snowden acknowledged Friday that his son broke the law but does not think he committed treason.
“If folks want to classify him as a traitor, in fact, he has
WASHINGTON (AP) — A measure of U.S. consumer confidence remained near a six-year high in June as higher home and stock prices boosted household wealth.
The University of Michigan says its index of consumer sentiment dipped to 84.1
MILWAUKEE (AP) — A Sikh (seek) group is offering $10,000 to anyone who serves an Indian head of state with federal lawsuit papers on his expected visit to Wisconsin next week.
Sikhs for Justice filed a civil lawsuit
NEW YORK (AP) — Sears Holdings Corp. is announcing it is cutting ties with Paula Deen, adding to the list of companies cutting ties following revelations that the Southern celebrity chef used racial slurs in the past.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The House and its conservative majority are coming under pressure to act after the Senate passed a landmark immigration bill opening the door to U.S. citizenship to millions while pouring billions of dollars into securing
ATLANTA (AP) — Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter says religious leaders, including those in Christianity and Islam, share the blame for mistreatment of women and girls across the world.
The 88-year-old human rights activist said Friday that male
PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Clearing skies are giving searchers the chance to look for a climber who has been missing since last weekend on Mount Hood.
After days on standby, an Oregon National Guard helicopter was able fly
JACKSON, Ohio (AP) — There might never be an explanation for why a 12-year-old boy shot his 9-year-old half brother and then himself, a police chief said Friday.
Each boy had a single, fatal gunshot wound to the