|Former IRS commissioner 'dismayed' by inspector general's report|
WASHINGTON -- The former top official of the Internal Revenue Service told senators Tuesday he was ?dismayed and saddened? by an inspector general?s report detailing how, during his tenure as IRS commissioner, the agency inappropriately ...
Beaches, rides and ruins await visitors to New Jersey shore in 1st post-Sandy summer
SEASIDE HEIGHTS, New Jersey ? The boardwalks are back, and so are most of the beaches, even if some are a little thinner this year. The smell of funnel cakes, french fries and pizza will mingle with the salt air, and the screech of seagulls will be heard ...
Oklahoma rescuers face grim day of rising death toll after tornado
MOORE, Okla. ? Flashlights flickered over piles of rubble while floodlights illuminated the extent of damage as rescuers frantically tore through wrecked buildings hoping to finding survivors after one of the worst tornadoes in history cut a ...
Justices Take Case on Prayer at Town Board Meetings
WASHINGTON ? The Supreme Court on Monday agreed to decide cases concerning prayers at the start of town meetings and a patent dispute over heart monitors. It also issued an important administrative law decision that said the Federal ...
JP Morgan?s Jamie Dimon survives shareholder vote, but Washington probes are next
There was a time in Washington when Jamie Dimon, chairman and chief executive of JPMorgan Chase ... bank?s primary regulator, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, is investigating the way JPMorgan collects on soured credit card debts ...
Peculiar malware trail raises questions about security firm in India
Security firm Norman, investigating cyber-espionage-related to a Norwegian telecom company, the Pakastani government and others, says a lot of its findings lead to the word "Appin," which happens to be the name of a security outfit in India whose website indicates it does work for the Indian military.
China offers India a 'handshake across the Himalayas'
By Frank Jack Daniel and Rajesh Kumar Singh NEW DELHI (Reuters) - India and China will study new ways to ease tensions on their ill-defined border after an army standoff in the Himalayas, Chinese Premier Li Keqiang said on Monday on his first official foreign trip. The number two in the Chinese leadership offered New Delhi a "handshake across the Himalayas" and said the world's most populous ...
Credit Suisse replaces Morgan Stanley as No. 2 Asia prime broker
By Nishant Kumar HONG KONG (Reuters) - The Asian prime brokerage unit of Credit Suisse has replaced Morgan Stanley as the second largest firm servicing the region's $148 billion hedge funds industry, a survey showed. The annual survey by industry tracker AsiaHedge, released this week, found that Goldman Sachs remains Asia's top prime broker with 179 clients and total assets under management of ...
India to get new Internet address in June
New Delhi, May 20 (ANI): The Directi Group, India's largest supplier of domain names, has launched a new internet addressing domain '.IN.NET'.