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Thursday, Dec 18, 2014

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IRS head says budget cuts could delay tax refunds

IRS commissioner says budget cuts could delay tax refunds, hurt services during filing season
Updated: 4 hours ago
Tsarnaev appears in court for 1st time since 2013

Tsarnaev appears in court for 1st time since 2013

In court for 1st time in months, Boston marathon suspect Tsarnaev gets shout of encouragement
Updated: 4 hours ago
Timeline of the Sony Pictures Entertainment hack

Timeline of the Sony Pictures Entertainment hack

Timeline of key events in the Sony Pictures Entertainment hack
Updated: 4 hours ago
Pope Benedict helped free American from Cuba

Pope Benedict helped free American from Cuba

Pope Francis sealed the Cuba deal but predecessor Benedict first tried to free US prisoner
Updated: 4 hours ago
Digital dilemma: How will US respond to Sony hack?

Digital dilemma: How will US respond to Sony hack?

Evidence in Sony hack 'whodunit' mostly circumstantial; US weighs a North Korea response
Updated: 3 hours ago
Putin: West wants to defang, declaw Russian bear

Putin: West wants to defang, declaw Russian bear

Putin vows to boost ruble and wean Russia off oil and gas, says West won't defang Russian bear
Updated: 3 hours ago
President signs legislation ending Nazi benefit checks

President signs legislation ending Nazi benefit checks

Obama signs bill blocking benefits for Nazi war crimes suspects after swift action by Congress
Updated: 3 hours ago

Judge: Slender Man stabbing defendants competent

Judge rules 2 Wisconsin girls competent to stand trial in Slender Man stabbing
Updated: 3 hours ago
Paul: Trade with Cuba 'probably a good idea'

Paul: Trade with Cuba 'probably a good idea'

Possible 2016 candidate Rand Paul backs starting trade with Cuba, says embargo 'hasn't worked'
Updated: 1 hour ago
Feds sue NYC over Rikers Island jail violence

Feds sue NYC over Rikers Island jail violence

Feds sue New York City over widespread violence against young inmates at Rikers Island jail
Updated: 1 hour ago