Congress should blame itself for our overly complicated tax code, not the individuals and businesses who follow its rules. Writing nearly 80 years ago, the esteemed federal judge Learned Hand addressed the issue of tax planning in a way that most people understand and practice. read more
Retired Lt. Gen. Douglas Lute, who for the past six years has served as a White House adviser on Afghanistan, was nominated by President Barack Obama on Thursday to serve as the next U.S. ambassador to NATO.
Immigration reform has taken a big step to becoming law, but some experts worry that the emphasis on border security could create a demilitarized zone like the one between North and South Korea.
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President Barack Obama believes journalists shouldn't be prosecuted for doing their jobs, the White House said Tuesday, showing solidarity with First Amendment advocates alarmed by a pair of high-profile federal probes into national security leaks.
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Craft breweries selling beer aged on baseball bats to raise funds for military families