The International Fiscal Association (IFA), University of Houston Environment, Energy & Natural Resources Center, Duke Energy Institute, the UH Energy Institute, and Duke University Nicholas Institute host a two-day conference on Federal Pricing of Carbon: Tax v. Cap and Trade. Today's tax panels: Considering a Carbon Tax and Cap and...
INTERNATIONAL - India’s federal police detained two employees of Punjab National Bank (PNB), the state-run lender that says it has been the victim of a $1.77billion (R20.54bn) fraud, in the first arrests of a fast-widening probe into...Show More Summary
At “the end of the year, in a previously undisclosed move, the top internal watchdog for the Federal Communications Commission opened an investigation into whether [FCC Chairman Ajit] Pai and his aides had improperly pushed for rule changes and whether...
The Federal Communications Commission’s top internal watchdog has opened an investigation into whether agency chair Ajit Pai and others improperly changed rules governing ownership of TV stations in order to benefit Sinclair Broadcasting. Show More Summary
Pyeongchang, South Korea, February 15, 2018 - Following the exciting Snow Volleyball Night at the Austria House in PyeongChang, the International Volleyball Federation (FIVB) and the European Volleyball Confederation (CEV) continuedShow More Summary
For better or worse, the campaign and presidency of President Donald Trump have spawned and attracted not only large federal investigations, but also strange rumors and conspiracy theories of all kind. The world of international politics hasn’t seen a phenomenon like the rise of Trump, making for all sorts of surprises, scandals, and speculation. Show More Summary
The International Ski Federation admitted conditions were "challenging" but defended the decision to go ahead with the event
But state officials are trying to get assurances from the Internal Revenue Service that the new law does not conflict with federal rules for health savings accounts.
A former Federal prosecutor claims that the Democratic response to the House Intel Committee's GOP-authored "FISA memo" was blocked on the recommendation of the FBI and DOJ because the agencies are conducting internal investigationsShow More Summary
Authored by Simon Black via SovereignMan.com, Less than two weeks ago, the United States Department of Treasury very quietly released its own internal projections for the federal government’s budget deficits over the next several years. And...Show More Summary
No. Just no. The Trump administration is making a push to sell off federal assets as part of its infrastructure plan released Monday. Among the targets: Reagan National and Dulles International airports and two major parkways serving the Washington region, as well as power assets around the country, according to a copy of the proposal. […]
By Nick Giongco Filipino challenger Ernesto Saulong is upbeat about his chances of dethroning Japanese champion Ryosuke Iwasa in their International Boxing Federation (IBF) super-bantamweight title showdown on March 1… Read More » The post Saulong revs up for Iwasa appeared first on fightnews.com.
A federal investigation into the death of a U.S. Border Patrol agent in Texas has found no evidence he was attacked, as President Donald Trump suggested at the time, but may have died from a fall, an internal federal agency memo shows. The message from Kevin McAleenan, acting head of U.S. Customs...
A new report from the International Federation of Robotics suggests a global tilting point
The White House's plan to end federal support of the orbiting laboratory and privatize it would probably run into strong opposition.
INTERNATIONAL - In his career in finance - all seven years of it - Ben Kumar has seen some tough days. There was 2013, when traders worried about the Federal Reserve, and 2016, with the Brexit vote. But, at 29, Kumar and many millennials like him on Wall Street and the City of London have never endured a full-blown crash. Show More Summary
Football Federation Australia says former A-League player and Ireland international Liam Miller has died at age 36
Officials at ICE are pitching a dangerous idea to an administration likely to give it some consideration. It wants a seat at the grown-up table where it can partake of unminimized intel directly. Internal advocates for joining the America’s...Show More Summary
A federal appeals court gave some good news to taxpayers, and to one taxpayer in particular. Estelle Stein had been fighting the Internal Revenue Service over $220,000 in assessments, penalties and interest. She swore she paid her debt, but a judge didn't buy the affidavit and entered summary judgment......