IRS Seeks Record $2 Billion In Back Taxes From Prominent Businessman And Philanthropist Sam Wyly


They say you don't get rich by writing a lot of checks. And if you believe the IRS, failing to pay billions in federal taxes may explain how two brothers and Texas businessmen amassed a fortune worthy of landing them among the Forbes 400 Richest Americans. Sam Wyly, who along with his [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

Aussie Startup StockSpot Seeks To Shake Up The Wealth Management Industry


Investing your money can be scary, especially for the young and inexperienced. To do the scary work for you, financial planners, wealth and fund managers have been happily investing for you and charging a handsome sum for it. Although online trading has already shaken the industry up, there is a [...] Forbes - Personal Finance Read more [...]

NSA whistleblower Snowden seeks Brazil asylum


Edward Snowden, the former US intelligence contractor turned whistleblower, has said he has requested asylum in Brazil, in an interview with journalists from the country. Appearing on Brazil's Globo TV channel on Sunday, Snowden said he would not exchange information in return for asylum. "I already sent a petition to the Brazilian government... WN.com - Photown News Read more [...]

Obama Seeks $1 Billion To Boost U.S. Military Presence In Europe


President Obama said today [Tuesday] that he wants to boost the U.S. military presence in Europe amid simmering tensions with Russia over its actions in Ukraine. “Today I’m announcing a new initiative to bolster the security of our NATO allies here in Europe,” he said in Warsaw, Poland,…
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Chris Brown Seeks Dismissal for Assault Charge


Given his extensive history with the legal system, Chris Brown knows a thing or two about how things work. And the “Don’t Wake Me Up” singer has submitted a motion for dismissal with regard to the misdemeanor assault charge he acquired after a supposed fracas with a man in Washington DC in 2013. According to his lawyers, the prosecution “misused the grand jury process in preparation for trial,” and therefore the findings are inadmissible. Previously, a court report speculated that Chris Read more [...]

Venezuela says US seeks to fund violence


Venezuela's chief prosecutor has accused Washington of seeking to stoke violence in her country, after US lawmakers called for funding for activist groups there. "There's no doubt that this is to fund the violent actions taking place in Venezuela," Luisa Ortega Diaz told reporters in Geneva on Friday. Diaz said the money would be used to buy C4, a kind of explosive. She had said earlier that authorities had seized a kilo of C4, 200 fire-bombs and 25... WN.com - Photown News Read more [...]

Hilary Duff Seeks Solace with a Friend in Los Feliz


Heading out for some fun times in Loz Feliz, Hilary Duff paid a visit to a friend's house on Friday (February 28). Covering her toned physique from the rainy chill of the day, the 26-year-old beauty strode down the street wearing a large gray scarf over a long sleeve shirt, also sporting a pair of sexy skinnies and rubber rain boots. In related news, the "Someone's Watching Over Me" singer has been spending a considerable amount of time with hair stylist, Marcus Francis, even attending Miley Cyrus' Read more [...]