According to the new report the IRS paid nearly $3 million dollars, from 2010 to 2012, to employees facing disciplinary problems at work.
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Threat of deflation and possible QE is making investors yield-hungry – Tyson
US troops arrive in Poland as the interim government in Ukraine resumes an offensive against pro-Russia separatists in the east of the country. Ivor Bennett reports on the breakdown of an Easter truce agreement, and how the threat of more sanctions from the US could hit markets.
After last week’s deadly avalanche on Mount Everest that killed 16 Sherpas, the 2014 Everest climbing season is under threat. The Sherpas have threatened to boycott the season unless the government takes steps to protect them in the future.
While the search on and below the sea continues for any trace of Malaysian Airlines Flight MH370, a piece of the possible wreckage may have washed up on the Western Australian Coast.
An Israeli company has devised a technology that allows wheelchairs and bicycles to travel more comfortably over bumps and down stairs. Softwheel says its ‘symmetrical selective in-wheel suspension’ system is designed to absorb the impact of obstacles in the road, and could be adapted to suit any vehicle with wheels. Jim Drury reports.
Kate Hudson is sharing advice she received from her mother, Goldie Hawn, about relationships between men and women. In the new issue of Self, on newsstands April 29, Kate dishes about girl- and boyfriends. The piece comes at a time when she and her own main man, Matthew Bellamy, have been rumored to be on [...]
He’??s not just the first mainstream black superhero, but the king of a hidden tribe and a powerful member of the Avengers! Join http://www.WatchMojo.com as we explore the comic book origin of T’??Chilla, otherwise known as The Black Panther. Special thanks to our user villiguns for submitting the idea on our WatchMojo.com/suggest page!
Sequential images of a ten day old quail embryo have won Portuguese biologist, Gabriel G. Martins first prize in this year’s Nikon Small World in Motion Photomicrography Competition. The entry was one of hundreds submitted for the contest, which aims to highlight the latest techniques of scientific imaging.
She’s got an Oscar, killer style and now she has been named the most beautiful person in the world, any guesses who? That would be Lupita Nyong’o! The 12 Years a Slave actress has taken the world by storm this year with her amazing style and she even landed a deal with Lancome! So, how [...]
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10-year-old released by kidnapper after singing popular gospel song “Every Praise” for more than 3 hours.
Google’s Time Machine feature adds images from the past to current locations in its Street View service.
“Elegant and a bit old-school” is the way Sophie Auster describes her music—and her style. Keep reading for an exclusive premier of Auster’s song “With Me” from her new album, and for a peek into the singer-songwriter’s closet, pick up the May issue.
Portugal’s chances of ending its three-year bailout program without requiring more help have increased after interest rates fell steeply in a 10-year bond auction. The government debt agency said it raised about $1 billion in Wednesday’s sale at an affordable rate of 3.575 percent. Portugal needed a $100 billion bailout in 2011 when it was [...]
Pro-Russian forces in eastern Ukraine say they aren’t taking acting President Turchynov’s threats seriously. They continue to occupy government buildings despite yesterday’s order for security forces to resume antiterrorist operations in the region.