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IRS Employees Who Owed Back Taxes Given Bonuses

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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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EZ recovery – as good as it looks?

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European consumers are at their most confident in over six years, and the private sector is making a vigorous comeback. Is the pick-up in growth as solid as hoped – and could a strong euro spoil the mood? Joanna Partridge reports.

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Facebook Oculus Deal Cleared, and More

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What’s News: Federal antitrust regulators clear Facebook’s deal to buy Oculus. IBM unveils servers equipped with new Power8 chips. U.S. new home sales plunge in March by 14.5%. Jason Bellini reports. Photo: Oculus

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Threat of deflation and possible QE is making investors yield-hungry – Tyson

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Threat of deflation and possible QE is making investors yield-hungry – Tyson

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‘Call Of Duty’ Loser Calls SWAT Team On Opponent

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A 17-year-old’s home was charged by Long Beach police after an opponent he had beaten in “Call of Duty” allegedly called in a false report.

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US troops to Poland as truce falters

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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.

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After Everest Avalanche Deaths, Sherpas Threaten to Strike

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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.

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First Solar could struggle during earnings

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First Solar could struggle during earnings

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Yosemite Rock Climber Rescued After 30-Foot Fall

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Blake Parkinson fell 30 feet while climbing part of Yosemite National Park on Easter. His rescue by the California Highway Patrol was caught on video.

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Heard: What to Expect From Facebook’s Earnings

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What should be on investors’ minds when Facebook reports earnings after the bell? What will it to take to “like” the stock? Heard on the Street’s Miriam Gottfried previews earnings on Lunch Break. Photo: Getty.

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Piece Of MH370 Might Have Washed Up On Western Australian Coast

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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.

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Top 10 Movie Detectives

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Put on that deerstalker and start sniffing for clues. Join http://www.WatchMojo.com as we count down our picks for the top 10 movie detectives.

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Israeli company re-invents the wheel

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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.

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The Best Proof Yet That Kate Hudson and Matthew Bellamy Are Back On

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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 [...]

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Superhero Origins: Black Panther

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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!

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Journey through quail embryo wins Nikon science video prize

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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.

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People’s Most Beautiful Revealed!

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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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Popular 'Humans of New York’ Subject Featured in Heartwarming Video

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Grab a box of tissues!

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‘Every Praise’: Kidnapper Releases 10-Year-Old Who Won’t Stop Singing Gospel Song

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10-year-old released by kidnapper after singing popular gospel song “Every Praise” for more than 3 hours.

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Amazon Signs Exclusive Deal For HBO Programming

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Amazon and HBO struck a deal that will make older HBO shows available for Amazon Prime users. An HBO Go app is also coming to Fire TV.

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Woman Busted Selling Heroin from Her Hospital Bed

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An industrious woman continued to conduct her drug business, even while confined to a bed in the ICU.

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Google Maps Street View Adds ‘Time Machine’ Capability

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Google’s Time Machine feature adds images from the past to current locations in its Street View service.

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ELLE Exclusive! Sophie Auster Premiers Her New Song, “With Me”

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“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.

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Protests over Obama Asia trip

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Protests in the Philippines and Japan as Obama begins Asia visit. Paul Chapman reports.

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Rising Ford finds ‘sweet spot’ in China -CEO

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With an expansion in both its China production capacity and its product lines, Ford CEO Alan Mulally argues why he sees the American automaker pulling ahead in the world’s largest car market. Jon Gordon reports.

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Underwater video of ferry search released

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South Korea’s navy releases underwater video of search operations those still missing from the sunken ferry. Paul Chapman reports.

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Yields Fall Sharply In Portuguese Debt Auction

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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 [...]

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Obama arrives in Japan for state visit

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President Barack Obama arrives in Tokyo for the first state visit to Japan by a U.S. president in 18 years. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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Has the Small Stock Run Come to an End?

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In recent weeks big company stocks have beaten small, and two Merrill Lynch technicians think it’s the beginning of a trend.

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Ukraine Occupation Ongoing Despite Call for Action

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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.

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