Senate planning vote on Internet sales tax bill The days of tax-free online shopping could finally be numbered. The Senate is planning to vote on a bill as soon as Monday that would give states the authority to collect sales taxes on all Internet purchases, handing local governments as much as $11 billion per year in added revenue that they are legally owed — but that hasn’t been paid to them for years. More
Where do more tax cheats live? South and West, IRS study shows Worried the Internal Revenue Service might target you for an audit? You probably should be if you own a small business in one of the wealthy suburbs of Los Angeles. You might also be wary if you're a small-business owner in one of dozens of communities near San Francisco, Houston, Atlanta or the District of Columbia. More
Obamas paid $112,000 in taxes in 2012 President Obama and first lady Michelle Obama paid more than $112,000 in taxes in 2012, an effective federal income tax rate of more than 18% for 2012, according to the White House. The Obamas and Vice President Biden and his wife released their tax returns Friday, three days before the April 15 tax filing deadline. More
Sliced bagel tax? Travelers, beware America's strangest taxes Although taxes are one of life’s certainties, they can still surprise you. Consider the iconic New York bagel: decide to have yours toasted, and it’ll come with a tax. The rationale is that sliced bagels are usually consumed on a café or store’s premises—and restaurant meals are taxed, whereas groceries (like a dozen unsliced bagels) are not. More
Reactions and Interactions Collide on Yik Yak - Wesleyan Argus Viewpoint: Yik Yak might be new, but it's not progress - MassLive 10/3/2014 - 5:15 am | View Link
Backstage With the Secret Service - Daily Beast ... debate, he was dressed in a natty gray suit and was ... Mitt and Ann Romney bolt back to their holding room. Obama has done well; Romney has ... 10/2/2014 - 5:39 am | View Link
Obama honeymoon over with NJ women 1 day ago - Home News Tribune ... he defeated Republican Mitt Romney in the 2002 election. Obama's strength among women voters wiped out Romney's advantage with men. Jean Gray... 10/2/2014 - 5:07 am | View Link
HUFFPOST HILL - Huffington Post Tuesday's Mini-Report, 9.30.14 - MSNBC 09/30/2014 - 6:25 am | View Link
Charlie Baker 2.0 - Boston Magazine Neil Newhouse, who went on to mangle Mitt Romney’s presidential ... He ditched Stevens and Newhouse, media consultant Rob Gray, and campaign 09/30/2014 - 4:52 am | View Link
Obama, Romney have White House turkey chili summit Romney was smiling as he headed into the White House just before 12:30, after climbing out of the front seat of a black SUV. He smiled as he entered the West Wing, wearing a gray suit and blue striped tie. No staffers or friends followed him into the building. 11/29/2012 - 2:26 pm | View Link
Jealous man smashes girlfriend's laptop after seeing photo on her Facebook page and suspecting an affair... but it's a picture of Mitt Romney A violent, overbearing boyfriend punched his girlfriend and smashed her computer after becoming jealous of a picture of Mitt Romney posted on her Facebook page. Lowell Turpin, 40, of Anderson County, Tennessee, had accused live-in girlfriend Crystal Gray ... 07/31/2012 - 10:42 am | View Link
Lowell Turpin, Tennessee Man, Mistakes Mitt Romney For Girlfriend's Lover, Allegedly Attacks Her (PHOTO) A Tennessee man was arrested earlier this month after allegedly assaulting his girlfriend over suspicions that Mitt Romney was her lover, the Knoxville News Sentinel reports. Forty-year-old Lowell Turpin had confronted his live-in girlfriend, Crystal Gray ... 07/31/2012 - 9:35 am | View Link
What Could Mitt Romney's Pre-2010 Filings Tell Us? he receives. Further, without an audit of his specific activity, it appears Romney is taking advantage of planning allowed under federal tax law. By allowed I mean loopholes and even gray areas of the law where his tax advisors determined that no special ... 07/19/2012 - 5:38 am | View Link
Mitt Romney leads in most key swing states But an analysis of the best available polling data indicates a Romney lead in most of those states. The ten key states are listed below, and also colored in red or blue on the map to the left. All the other states are left gray since they are included in ... 07/16/2012 - 7:10 am | View Link
Mitt Romney: Photos From His Early Years | LIFE.com Caption from LIFE. "With 'Mitt,' 10, youngest of Romney children, [George Romney] inspects house at Bloomfield Hills which he and his wife designed." 10/20/2014 - 2:45 pm | View Website
Mitt Romney Official campaign site provides his biography, news and information on how to support his candidacy. 10/20/2014 - 6:31 am | View Website
Mitt Romney | TheBlaze.com “Would have taken 78 Census Bureau field representatives working together, in a coordinated way…” Read More » Mitt Romney Reveals Why He Never Thanked Glenn ... 10/20/2014 - 6:24 am | View Website
Investigation: Mitt Romney’s Offshore Accounts, Tax ... No wonder Mitt Romney doesn’t want his finances made public. His offshore accounts may operate in a legal gray zone, as Nicholas Shaxson reports, but is that where ... 10/20/2014 - 12:54 am | View Website
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The first sign that Richard Nixon had sealed the fate of his presidency came when a wire service machine in one corner of an empty Seattle Post-Intelligencer newsroom went nuts, with bells ringing and copy piling up as it churned out. It was Nixon’s “Saturday Night Massacre” of Oct. 20, 1973.
A man accused of assault displayed a knife and barricaded himself inside a home after the Scottsdale Police Department responded to a call about a fight early Sunday morning, prompting an hours-long standoff and the evacuation of surrounding homes, according to a police statement.
Mike Hubbard (R), "speaker of the Alabama House of Representatives and a powerful leader in the state Republican Party, has been indicted by a grand jury and charged with 23 counts, including using his office for personal gain and soliciting things of value," the Birmingham News reports.
They just keep falling. Marriage bans, that is.
Wyoming Attorney General Peter Michael says the state will notify a federal court at 10 a.m. Tuesday that it won't appeal last Friday's ruling that struck down the state's ban on gay marriage.
Since the notification will come Tuesday morning, Tuesday morning is when couples will be able to get their marriage licenses.
Doesn't winning feel good?