Dem bill would force Trump to prove IRS audit

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (The Hill) A House Democrat has unveiled legislation aimed at forcing Donald Trump to prove he's declining to release his tax returns because of an ongoing IRS audit. more…

Loophole ends privacy of Social Security numbers

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Bloomberg) Federal law is supposed to protect the privacy of your Social Security number from government inquiries -- but apparently that doesn’t extend to a check on whether more…

Stocks close sharply higher

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CNBC) U.S. stocks closed sharply higher on Thursday as investors parsed through a series of economic data as the Federal Reserve's next meeting draws near. "There are three more…

Disabled man pulled from car, punched at Walmart

by -NO AUTHOR- -- FAIRFIELD, Calif. (KCRA) —Susan Fowler started recording after a 64-year-old man with disabilities was pulled from his car, put in a chokehold and punched. "It was horrible to more…

$40 for pack of cigarettes after new laws

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (News.com.au) Smokers will soon be slugged $40 for a packet of cigarettes. Bipartisan legislation to increase the tax on cigarettes over four years cleared parliament on Wednesday night. more…

Robots to eliminate 6% of all U.S. jobs by 2021

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (London Guardian) By 2021, robots will have eliminated 6% of all jobs in the US, starting with customer service representatives and eventually truck and taxi drivers. That's just more…

House to hold impeachment hearing for IRS chief

by Garth Kant -- [caption id="attachment_3327684" align="aligncenter" width="600"] IRS Commissioner John Koskinen[/caption] WASHINGTON – In a stunning development, Republican congressional leaders have reversed course and agreed to have the House Judiciary committee more…

This is how much it 'costs' to get an ambassadorship

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (ZeroHedge) After addressing a cybersecuirty conference in London, notorious hacker 'Guccifer' shared over 500Mb of documents detailing 100,000 DNC donors contact info and donations. A large number of more…