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2 hrs ago | MichiganLiberal
Again, it's great that in response to Terri Lynn Land hiding from the media that the media went looking for Terri Lynn Land ... not her spokespeople, mind you, but the real Terri Lynn Land.
6 hrs ago | Instapundit
The incoming U.S. commander in Afghanistan told a leading Senate Republican recently that he's not aware of efforts at the Pentagon to lessen the need for future reliance on Russia's largest arms exporter to supply Afghanistan's military, but acknowledged that such a relationship "brings inherent risks and dependence on Russia."
11 hrs ago | Don't Mess With Taxes
On the individual side, the Internal Revenue Service on July 1 got a new tool, the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act , to track down international accounts the tax man says are used to avoid paying Uncle Sam his due.
16 hrs ago | Chemistry World
US drug company AbbVie has persuaded Hampshire-based, Irish-headquartered Shire to enter a A 32 billion mega-merger after a persistent pursuit.
18 hrs ago | Daily Kos
I detect a president who thinks he's found a very potent political argument. Having gone soft on the bankers, letting all the big fish skate after wrecking the economy, the president has figured out that people just won't stand for a tax system that leaves regular people holding the tab while CEOs figure out how to screw the public, day after day.
It's not usually hard to get lawmakers to agree to tough language on Iran, particularly when AIPAC is on board.
President Obama speaks Thursday at Los Angeles Trade-Technical College on the second day of a campaign swing in the city.
It's a stunning story. According to an investigative report authored by Senators Carl Levin and John McCain , a handful of Wall Street banks and hedge fund managers created an "alternative universe" of financial transactions based on "a series of fictions" designed to help them avoid massive taxes.
Public records show Land has spent $2.9 million in personal funds on the race against Democrat Gary Peters, a congressman from Bloomfield Township.
A major Democratic donor who is funding some of the left's most politically active electioneering groups was subject to bipartisan condemnation this week in the midst of a federal investigation into his hedge fund's tax avoidance schemes.
U.S. Senator Carl Levin says the Donetsk People's republic were "likely the ones who attacked a civilian airliner."
Cement trucks were on site pouring concrete for the "Facility for Rare Isotope Beams" from 3 to 8 a.m. Wednesday morning.
Three Senate committee chairmen are urging President Obama to impose broad sanctions against Russia's defense, energy and financial firms in response to Russia's involvement in the downing of Flight MH17 last week.
President Obama's response to the July 17 attack on Malaysia Airlines Flight 17 has followed a well-established pattern.
Despite calls for an arms embargo against Russia in light of the downing of a Malaysian jet over Ukraine last week that killed nearly 300 people, the European Union on Tuesday chose to stick with incremental measures to push Moscow to rein in Ukrainian separatists.
Renaissance Technologies, a hedge fund, defended the so-called basket options it used, saying at a hearing of the Senate Permanent Subcommittee for Investigations that they served legitimate business purposes.
Updated: Fri Jul 25, 2014 10:13 pm
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