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Holder told Congress that a serious national security leak required the gathering of AP telephone records as he stood by a probe in which he insisted he had no involvement.
U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder said on Tuesday he had ordered the FBI to open a criminal probe in a growing scandal over the Internal Revenue Service's targeting of conservative political groups.
Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell said on CNBC's "The Kudlow Report" the IRS scandal is just the tip of the iceberg.
Attorney General Eric Holder says he's ordered a Justice Department investigation into the IRS's targeting of conservative groups for extra tax scrutiny.
The National Transportation Safety Board wants to make it easier for police to charge someone with DUI. NBCNews.com reports.
IRS acting chief Steven Miller says mistakes made in screenings of political groups seeking tax-exempt status won't be repeated.
The Justice Department secretly obtained two months of telephone records of reporters and editors for the Associated Press.
President Barack Obama on Monday called the Internal Revenue Service's focus on conservative groups "outrageous."
The US Supreme Court ruled that an Indiana farmer violated giant agribusiness company Monsanto's patent for a type of soybean.
The federal government is better at creating low-paying jobs than Wal-Mart and McDonald's combined, says a new report.
Under President Barack Obama's health care law, where you live could make a huge difference in what you'll pay for medications.
U.S. tax agents have been singling out non-profit groups for extra scrutiny by key words such as 'Tea Party'and later "organizations involved with political, lobbying, or advocacy".
If an article in Monday's Wall Street Journal is anything to go by, the U.S. Fed is getting ready to unwind monetary stimulus. That prospect is unlikely to be as alarming for markets as feared, analysts tell CNBC.
Republicans denounce the IRS after it apologized for inappropriately flagging conservative political groups for additional reviews during the 2012 election.
The Federal Reserve Chairman said the shadow banking system still poses a threat to stability, and that funding markets might still not be able to cope with a major default.
The House debate about the Marketplace Fairness Act will concentrate on the effect an online sales tax would have on small business.
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew told CNBC on Friday that the U.S. debt ceiling would not be reached until September.
A week after the Federal Reserve endorsed a plan to keep buying bonds to spur economic growth, members are airing differences over their super-easy policy.
Once a strong supporter of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac, former Congressman Barney Frank now says they should be abolished.
Former Rep. Barney Frank, an author of the massive regulation bill that sought to contain too-big-to-fail banks, said the legislation is working.
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