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IRS EMAILS UNCOVERED Lerner, DOJ spoke about pursuing 'political' groups

Wednesday, 16 April 2014 18:46
FILE: May 2013: IRS official Lois Lerner on Capitol Hill in Washington.AP Newly uncovered emails show Lois Lerner, the key figure in the IRS scandal, was talking with the Justice Department about going after groups seeking tax-exempt status, just days before she publicly acknowledged the agency was targeting Tea Party and other organizations. The emails, obtained by Judicial Watch and first reported by TownHall.com, are another indication the targeting may have stretched deeper into the…
Fate of new Indiana education standards uncertain as tight deadline for approval approaches
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 17:31
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Indiana faces deadline on new education standards after dropping Common Core
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 17:31
INDIANAPOLIS – As the first state to drop the national Common Core learning standards, Indiana is rushing to approve new state-crafted benchmarks in time for teachers to use them this fall, and education leaders from across the nation are closely watching. Indiana Gov. Mike Pence in March signed legislation requiring new standards to replace the Common Core, even though the state was among 45 states that in recent years adopted the national standards spelling out…
FOX NEWS POLL6 in 10 voters say Obama lies on important matters
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 17:30
Apr. 11, 2014: President Barack Obama speaks at the National Action Network's 16th Annual Convention in New York.Reuters About six in ten American voters think Barack Obama lies to the country on important matters some or most of the time, according to a Fox News poll released Wednesday. Thirty-seven percent think Obama lies “most of the time,” while another 24 percent say he lies “some of the time.” Twenty percent of voters say “only now…
Coroner: Colorado socialite killed by blunt force to head, was dead for 36 hours before found
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 16:30
ASPEN, Colo. – A coroner says blunt force injury to the head killed a socialite who was found in her home in a Colorado resort town. Pitkin County coroner J. Steven Ayers said Wednesday that 57-year-old Nancy Pfister of Aspen was hit with a hard object that had a small, curved shape and had been dead about 36 hours before her body was found on Feb. 26. ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT A couple who rented Pfister's home…
Big Flush II: Teen cited for urinating in city water; Portland to drain 38 million gallons
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 16:30
PORTLAND, Ore. – Once again, Portland officials are preparing to flush millions of gallons of treated water because a young person urinated into a city reservoir. Water Bureau Administrator David Shaff said 38 million gallons will be discarded because a 19-year-old was caught in the act on Wednesday. ADVERTISEMENT ADVERTISEMENT Two years ago, the city drained a 7.5 million-gallon reservoir. The open reservoirs hold water that's already been treated and goes directly into mains for…
TRAIL OF DESTRUCTION Feds blamed for wreckage in wake of Nev. standoff
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 16:30
The federal agency that backed down over the weekend in a tense standoff with a Nevada rancher is being accused of leaving a trail of wreckage behind. Fox News toured the damage -- allegedly caused by the Bureau of Land Management -- which included holes in water tanks and destroyed water lines and fences. According to family friends, the bureau's hired "cowboys" also killed two prize bulls.
Uncovered emails show IRS, DOJ discussed pursuing 'political' groups
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 16:30
FILE: May 2013: IRS official Lois Lerner on Capitol Hill in Washington.AP Newly uncovered emails show Lois Lerner, the key figure in the IRS scandal, was talking with the Justice Department about going after groups seeking tax-exempt status, just days before she publicly acknowledged the agency was targeting Tea Party and other organizations. The emails, obtained by Judicial Watch and first reported by TownHall.com, are another indication the targeting may have stretched deeper into the…
Girls missing since 1971 found dead
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 15:31
16 April 2014Last updated at 20:37 Share this pageDeliciousDiggFacebookredditStumbleUponTwitterEmailPrint Cheryl Miller's driving licence was found in the sunken car and helped identify the victims The human remains found in an old car discovered in a drought-parched South Dakota creek last year were two girls who disappeared without a trace in 1971, officials have said.
First Heartbleed hacker arrested
Wednesday, 16 April 2014 15:31
16 April 2014Last updated at 21:22 Share this pageDeliciousDiggFacebookredditStumbleUponTwitterEmailPrint The Canada Revenue Agency said that more than 900 social insurance numbers had been stolen Continue reading the main story Related StoriesHeartbleed may 'slow' web speedsAndroid devices await Heartbleed fixHeartbleed hackers hit Mumsnet A 19-year-old Canadian became the first person to be arrested in relation to the Heartbleed security breach. Stephen Arthuro Solis-Reyes from London, Ontario was accused of hacking into the Canadian Revenue Agency's website…