The widespread fraud raises questions as to whether consumers should trust low-cost, online tax filing programs to safely process information as sensitive as their tax returns.
U.S. crude stockpiles continued to reach new heights in the week ended Feb. 6, according to data released Wednesday by the U.S. Energy Information Administration.
The risk of Greece's turmoil spreading to the rest of the euro zone is low, a senior official at ratings agency Standard and Poor's said in a German newspaper interview on Wednesday.
When former Marine Joe Bonfiglio starts thrashing in his sleep, his pit bull service dog jumps on the bed, climbs on top of him and wakes him up to end the flashback.
A North Carolina couple scored big when they unknowingly purchased a West Point jacket worn by football legend Vince Lombardi for a mere 58 cents.
Shares of some top leisure companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Carnival rose $.44 or 1.0 percent, to $43.99.
Shares of some top specialty retail companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Autozone Inc. fell $.33 or .1 percent, to $616.34.
The future of Atlantic City's former Revel Casino Hotel is murkier than ever following one court ruling and the lack of another one.
Pressured by Congress, the IRS has apologized for seizing banks accounts from otherwise law-abiding business owners simply because those owners structured bank transactions to avoid federal reporting requirements.
Shares of some top staffing companies are mixed at 10 a.m.: Kelly Services Inc. class A rose $.09 or .5 percent, to $17.90.
Shares of Tesla Motors Inc. fell 3% on Wednesday ahead of the electric-car maker's fourth-quarter results.
The Justice Department says pharmaceutical manufacturer AstraZeneca will pay $7.9 million to settle allegations it engaged in a kickback scheme involving drugs such as heartburn medicines Nexium and Prilosec.
U.S. stocks are mostly lower in midday trading, led by declines in energy companies as the price of oil falls again.
After the story about an organization who arranged for a bald princess to have a photo shoot with a pediatric cancer patient who had lost her hair during treatment went viral, the woman behind the event was inundated with requests for more.
House and Senate Republicans are having their first big family feud since taking control of Congress, as they hit a rock-hard budget impasse that threatens to trigger a partial shutdown of the Department of Homeland Security.