Zach Crandell

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Donald Trump's imaginary immigration haul

He expects to "impound" $22 billion from illegal workers. That figure is way off—and experts aren't even sure what impound means.<p>Donald Trump’s immigration plan has a number of basic features: He wants to triple the number of Immigration and Customs Enforcement officers, create a nationwide …

This year's IRS breach is way bigger than the agency initially thought

Back in May, the Internal Revenue Service said thieves nabbed info for 100,000 people through its transcript website. Today the agency increased that number by an additional 200,000 folks, bringing the total number of potential cases to 334,000. Using a "Get Transcript" tool to access tax returns …

Internal Revenue Service

Scott Walker to blast GOP leaders in Washington

As anti-establishment Republicans are gaining traction in the polls, Scott Walker is trying to establish himself as an outsider as well.<p>In a speech set to deliver in Minnesota on Tuesday, Walker will take on the GOP’s leaders in Congress.<p>“Republican leaders in Washington told us during the campaign …

New Video Shows Hillary Meet With Black Lives Matter Activists — and Things Briefly Get Tense

Newly-released video shows Hillary Clinton’s meeting with the Boston chapter of the Black Lives Matter movement earlier this month after the activists were initially denied entry to a campaign event.<p>The video shows Clinton meet backstage in New Hampshire with what appears to be a group of three …

Sunni cleric arrested in Beirut despite 70s disguise

Ahmad al-Assir had spent two years on the run after clashing with the Lebanese army but was spotted as he tried to travel through airport<p>Not even a 70s-style makeover could help a fugitive Sunni Muslim cleric flee Lebanon.<p>Ahmad al-Assir, wanted over deadly clashes with the army, had shaved off his …

Middle East

Read the New Donald Trump Immigration Policy Paper That Ann Coulter Says Is the ‘Greatest Political Document Since the Magna Carta’

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump unveiled his official position on immigration reform over the weekend and some conservative commentators were exceedingly supportive.<p>In fact, Ann Coulter tweeted Sunday she believed his plan was “the greatest political document since the Magna Carta” …