IRS actually fears man who doesn't file taxes

by Jack Minor -- Amid an unusual spotlight on IRS conduct, a Colorado businessman contends his case is one the government particularly wants to keep hidden, because it could cause the whole more…

Conn. bill would keep shooting records private

by -NO AUTHOR- -- HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- A plan by Connecticut officials to withhold some Newtown school shooting records from the public would be another blow to government transparency, which has more…

Report finds $50 million for IRS conferences

by -NO AUTHOR- -- WASHINGTON (AP) -- A government watchdog has found that the Internal Revenue Service spent about $50 million to hold at least 220 conferences for employees between 2010 and more…

News shark 'disrupted like a nuclear bomb'

by Chelsea Schilling -- [caption id="attachment_445585" align="alignright" width="279" caption="Matt Drudge, creator of the Drudge Report"][/caption] "The Internet is going to save the news business." – Matt Drudge, June 2, 1998 Today, on more…

Pastor's tornado Bible tweets stir up debate

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (USATODAY) — Oklahoma's devastating tornado stirred up a theological debate that was set off from a series of deleted tweets referencing the Book of Job. Popular evangelical author more…

Bible class in schools called 'unconstitutional'

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BLOOMBERG) — In a Sonora, Texas, public high-school classroom usually used to teach computer programming and physics, four students are getting Bible lessons from a teacher who doubles more…

'Liberal activist': I bugged McConnell' office

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (WEEKLYSTANDARD) — Writing for Salon, Curtis Morrison, a self-titled "liberal activist," admits to bugging Mitch McConnell's office. He claims to have been inspired by Julian Assange and claims, more…

California wildfire explodes in size

by -NO AUTHOR- -- LOS ANGELES (AP) -- A fire that burned at least five structures and threatened about 1,000 others exploded in size overnight, burning dangerously close to two foothill communities more…

Christian exodus from Boy Scouts begins

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (RELIGION.BLOGS.CNN) — For Southern Baptist pastor Tim Reed, it was Scripture versus the Scouts. “God’s word explicitly says homosexuality is a choice, a sin,” said Reed, pastor of more…