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The House’s IRS hearing: Live updates

For the second straight day and the third time in one week, IRS officials will testify Wednesday in front of Congress about the agency's improper targeting of conservative groups.<p>Highlighting today's House Oversight Committee hearing is IRS official Lois Lerner's decision to invoke the Fifth …

UK emergency committee meets after Muslim terrorists hack soldier to death

The British government's emergency committee met Thursday after two Muslim terrorists wielding a machete and a cleaver hacked a soldier to death on a busy London street Wednesday while yelling "Allahu Akbar," in an attack that was caught on video and left the nation shocked and horrified.<p>Prime …

Inteliscope: because your tactical rifle totally needed an iPhone strapped to it

It's surely not the first contraption to bring an iDevice to a weapon, but the Inteliscope does appear to be one of the first to take itself seriously. It's designed to secure an iPhone 4 / 4S / 5 or iPod touch to any firearm with a Picatinny (Mil-STD-1913) or Weaver tactical rail, enabling …

"I have not done anything wrong. I have not broken any laws. I have not violated any IRS rules or regulations, and I have not provided false information to this or any other congressional committee." -Lois Lerner, director of the IRS division that singled out conservative groups Then she invoked the Fifth Amendment >> http://tinyurl.com/nd7kpnh

IT Pros Are Using LinkedIn In A Surprising Way: To Shop For Enterprise Tech

Before writing checks for projects that may cost their companies tens of thousands up to a million dollars, IT pros will naturally do their homework.<p>And they are increasingly doing that homework by crawling social networks to find out what others are saying about the product.<p>So LinkedIn conducted a …

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Oklahoma tornado: amazing story of family's 'double survival'

When the sirens started to wail, Diana Palmore raced the two blocks from her home in Moore to Plaza Towers elementary school.<p>Her 10-year-old daughter Monica is a pupil there and Mrs Palmore wanted to bring her home before the tornado struck.<p>Instead, mother and daughter ended up crouched in a school …

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Bill Cunningham: "IRS Was All About Electing Obama"

President Obama announced today that the acting commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service was forced to resign amid the news that the agency …

Half of U.S. Small Businesses Think Health Law Bad for Them

Forty-one percent are holding off on hiring because of the Affordable Care Act<p>PRINCETON, NJ -- Forty-eight percent of U.S. small-business owners say …

IRS official who oversaw unit targeting Tea Party now heads ObamaCare office

The IRS official who led the tax-exempt organizations unit when Tea Party groups were targeted is now in charge of the IRS office responsible for ObamaCare, two Capitol Hill sources told Fox News.<p>The acknowledgement comes after the administration announced that the official’s successor Joseph Grant …

New Start-ups: Here's Your Digital To-Do List | Inc.com

I asked a number of entrepreneurs and experts for the essential things every new start-up must do to establish its Web presence. Here's the digital to-do list they came up with:<p><b>1. Register the domain.</b><br>If you've seen the GoDaddy.com commercials, you know you shouldn't wait long to register a domain. …

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Seattle angel group Keiretsu Forum invests $20M in 34 startups in 2012

The Keiretsu Forum Northwest today announced that it invested $20.1 million in 34 companies last year, backing startups such as iCapEquity, Journey …

EV Connect Successfully Raises Funding

EV Connect has closed its initial round of financing with funding coming from 37 Technology Ventures, Jackrel Ventures, Tech Coast Angels, Maverick …

Startup Communities: Building an Entrepreneurial Ecosystem in Your City

<b>An essential guide to building supportive entrepreneurial communities</b>"Startup communities" are popping up everywhere, from cities like Boulder to …

‘Astronomical costs’: Gitmo consumes $900,000 per prisoner annually

Maintenance of Guantanamo has been revealed to cost over $150 million each year, with immediate estimates citing it one of the most expensive prisons …

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Reps challenge DHS ammo buys, say agency using 1,000 more rounds per person than Army

Republican Rep. Jason Chaffetz said Thursday that the Department of Homeland Security is using roughly 1,000 rounds of ammunition more per person than the U.S. Army, as he and other lawmakers sharply questioned DHS officials on their "massive" bullet buys.<p>"It is entirely ... inexplicable why the …

Why Indians Would Keep their Hair Long?

This information about hair has been hidden from the public since the Vietnam War.<p>Our culture leads people to believe that hair style is a matter of …

2 charged in attempted home invasion, 2 killed

Investigators say two men who attempted to invade a home early Friday ended up dead after a gun battle with the homeowner.<p>It happened in the 7500 …

Top Democrat: Obamacare 'Huge Train Wreck Coming Down'

Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT) warned he sees “a huge train wreck coming down” with the implementation of the Affordable Care Act, known to its critics as …

Melee erupts as cops arrest Muslim teen taunting Jewish subway rider

The attempted arrest of an allegedly hate-mongering teen aboard a Brooklyn subway quickly turned into a wild showdown between cops and a roiled mob, …

Boston Bomber Could Have Been Deported After 2009 Arrest

APRIL 19, 2013<p>Email Print Text Size<p><b>Updated 4 p.m. Friday related to arrest versus conviction issue:</b> One of the Chechen terrorists who carried out the …

Ukrainian Rutgers student arrested taking two IEDs into New York just a week before Boston Marathon bombing

• Eight days before the Boston Marathon bombing, police in New Jersey arrested a man traveling into New York with two homemade devices<br>• Rutgers student …