Filing your tax return ... on your phone?

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — Filing your tax return is always a laborious process, but there's an easier way – via your smartphone. Brad Smith, president and CEO of financial technology more…

Dow, S&P 500 rise to record finishes

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) — U.S. stocks mostly rose Wednesday, taking benchmarks to historical peaks, a day after elections had Republicans taking control of the Senate and as a report on more…

IRS: Computers never searched for Lerner emails

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (JUDICIAL WATCH) Judicial Watch announced today that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) admitted to the court that it failed to search any of the IRS standard computer systems more…

Circus cited for hair-hanging stunt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus misused a key rigging component in a hair-hanging stunt, causing a fall that seriously injured eight acrobats, more…

Election websites go dark in nationwide crash

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE) Contra Costa County’s election website went dark Tuesday morning just after the polls opened, becoming one of many sites nationwide to fall prey to a more…

90-year-old faces jail for feeding homeless

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [ooyala code="I2MmZpcTp2mTsdqeskCOrLzCmtOwhvyI" player_id="29c9fd42b6564348812f1c7d4ff9252d"] (FOXNEWS) — Fort Lauderdale police say Arnold Abbott violated a new city law, but the 90-year-old homeless advocate says his only crime was to “love more…

Journalist sues 'American Hustle' filmmakers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ABCNEWS.GO) — A science journalist is suing the producers of the acclaimed 2013 film “American Hustle”, claiming in a $1 million libel, slander and defamation lawsuit that the more…

College CEO smuggled in foreign students

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BAY AREA NEWSPAPERS) PLEASANTON -- The president and CEO of a private college that catered to foreign students has been sentenced to 16 years in prison for defrauding more…