TAXPROF ROUNDUP: The IRS Scandal, Day 813.
IRS SCANDAL UPDATE: Lerner emails show IRS tried to cover up targeting of conservative groups.
I suspected it was all a PR ploy and this pretty much nails it. It is such a blatant move to not only cover their behinds during the ongoing scandal
A scandal involving an image scraper accused of phishing creators has brought new focus on how creators can protect their copyright and their privacy.
On Friday, both NBC’s Today and ABC’s Good Morning America ignored the State Department releasing thousands more of Hillary Clinton’s e-mails as well as a federal judge demanding the agency do a better job of making all of the former Secretary of State’s communications public.
Continuing the effort on the now-cancelled MSNBC’s Now to defend Planned Parenthood from its video scandal, National Organization for Women President Terry O’Neill joined host Alex Wagner on Thursday to gush over how the “beloved” provider...Show More Summary
Shortly after we reported the latest market-rigging scandal, in which ITG was busted for frontrunning sellside clients in its dark pool in what has been since dubbed a "trading experiment" (because it sounds better than criminal conspiracy...Show More Summary
Earlier this week, NFL commissioner Roger Goodell upheld the original four-game suspension handed down to Tom Brady for his “more probable than not” involvement in the Deflategate scandal. It was a somewhat surprising turn of events, given the optimism expressed by Brady’s people, and given the optics of suspending a guy who deflated footballs for […]
Really?! There’s nothing else that could be investigated, such as the IRS targeting scandal, Hillary’s secret e-mails, or how about the Iran deal? Nope, the death of an African lion will be scrutinized by the government.
Ben Affleck denies he cheated with nanny Christine Ouzounian, but he’s not the only celebrity to weather such allegations. RadarOnline.com has a gallery of Hollywood’s leading men, from Mick Jagger… READ ON
As Hulk Hogan’s racism scandal plays out across the headlines, RadarOnline.com has learned he’s dealing with another messy issue behind the scenes. According to local authorities, cops have been… READ ON
A year ago, Tracey Jones, a Baltimore teacher leading a field trip to the National Museum of African Art, might have lingered at the large quilt showing images of Bill Cosby, holding him up to her mostly African American students as a role model. Growing up, she says, she "wanted the Cosby family."
Wall Street Journal editorial, The Taxman’s Politics: New Evidence That IRS Bias May Have Extended to Tax Audits: The Obama Administration has made a two-year career of dismissing concern about IRS policies targeting conservative tax-exempt groups. That evasion just got harder. New information shows the agency may have shown similar...
Sen. Claire McCaskill is known for social media frankness on everything from college basketball to her own weight. So we can’t help but feel just a little let down by her new memoir “Plenty Ladylike.” There’s plenty of rehashing of the door-knocking and strategy sessions that campaigns are made of. But … there’s very little […]
The controversy surrounding Bronwyn Bishop's travel expenses has become a dangerous issue for Abbott and could inflame party tensions.
Could this story get any worse?! According to a source, Jennifer Garner was forced to fire Ben Affleck's alleged love interest, nanny Christine Ouzounian, on July 1 after she discovered the scandalous pair had been intimate while on a family vacation to the Bahamas. Um, is sleeping with the babysitter Ben's idea of co-parenting? [ Related: Jennifer [...]
After the success (or whatever you want to call it) of Lifetime’s The Unauthorized Saved By The Bell Story, the network quickly started moving forward with three follow-ups: The Unauthorized Full House Story, The Unauthorized Beverly Hills, 90120 Story, and The Unauthorized Melrose Place Story. Show More Summary
The New York federal judge who will review New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game suspension over the "Deflategate" scandal on Thursday ordered the National Football League and its players union to begin settlement talks.
After almost nine day of silence on the Planned Parenthood baby parts video scandal, major broadcast networks CBS and NBC ended their coverage blackout with full stories following the release of a fourth horrifying video from the Center...Show More Summary