Posted 7:18 AM 5/24/2013 by Stephanie Condon, Walt Cronkite - CBS News
Lois Lerner, the head of the tax-exempt organizations division of the IRS, has been placed on administrative leave, an administration official has confirmed to CBS News.
Lerner has come under fire for failing to alert Congress of the undue scrutiny that some IRS officials in her division (More)
Posted 11:27 AM 5/23/2013 by Lucy Madison - CBS News
On the heels of a recent report detailing 26,000 cases of military sexual assault in 2012 alone, a handful of lawmakers are pushing tough new laws that would punish the perpetrators of these crimes rather than the victim, and which seek to help transform the culture in a military that has been (More)More Stories from 5/23/2013
Posted 1:37 PM 5/22/2013 by Gabby Weber - MTN News
HELENA - AAA released its Memorial Day travel estimates Wednesday, predicting fewer people will travel over the long weekend - about one percent less than last year.
34.8 million Americans are expected to travel at least 50 miles from their hometowns, compared to 35.1 million last year. (More)...More Stories from 5/22/2013
Posted 8:16 AM 5/21/2013 by Alain Sherter - CBS Moneywatch
(MoneyWatch) A Senate panel late Monday accused Apple (AAPL) of using what it called a "complex web of offshore entities" to dodge billions of dollars in U.S. income taxes.
The technology giant, the world's second-largest company by market value, has used a range of offshore structures (More)
Posted 5:18 PM 5/20/2013 by CBS News
A mix of volunteers and first responders began combing through debris in the Oklahoma City area Monday evening to look for survivors after neighborhoods were flattened by a mile-wide tornado.The National Weather Service says the devastating twister, one of several created by a storm (More)