Contact Us
Make My Homepage
Nation & World

Nation & World - Page 3

Robocall
Peter Bernik,ThinkStock
[

FCC takes aim at annoying telemarketing calls

Those automated phone calls during the dinner hour, late at night or to your wireless phone can be so frustrating -- and the government is taking note.

Read More|Comment

Loretta Lynch
U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch announces an indictment against FIFA officials on Wednesday, May 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
[

$150M in bribes, dozen schemes: US prosecutors’ FIFA case

In accusing soccer federation leaders of tarnishing the sport by taking $150 million in bribes and payoffs, U.S. prosecutors laid out a sweeping corruption case that hinges on the testimony of insiders, including some who have agreed to cooperate in plea deals.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News, Sports
Internal Revenue Service
Internal Revenue Service (IRS) building in Washington DC. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh, File)
[

IRS believes identity thieves from Russia

IRS investigators believe the identity thieves who stole the personal tax information of more than 100,000 taxpayers from an IRS website are part of a sophisticated criminal operation based in Russia, two officials told the Associated Press.

Read More|Comment

Internatl Revenue Service
cabania,ThinkStock
[

Congress wants to know how thieves stole tax info from IRS

Congress is demanding answers about how identity thieves were able to steal the personal tax information of more than 100,000 taxpayers from an IRS website.

Read More|Comment

Floodwaters rescue
Members of the Houston and Webster Fire departments help residents evacuate through the floodwaters in Houston, Tuesday, May 26, 2015. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
[

More rain threatens to complicate the cleanup in Houston

More rain fell on Houston on Wednesday, threatening to complicate the cleanup after a long holiday weekend of storms and floods that left at least 17 people dead and more than a dozen others missing in Texas and Oklahoma.

Read More|Comment

Category: Nation & World, News Tags:
Woman drinking water
Creatas Images, ThinkStock
[

EPA issues final rules protecting drinking water, streams

Drinking water for 117 million Americans will be protected under new rules shielding small streams, tributaries and wetlands from pollution and development, the Obama administration said Wednesday.

Read More|Comment

Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum speaks at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference in Oklahoma City
Former Pennsylvania Sen. Rick Santorum speaks at the Southern Republican Leadership Conference in Oklahoma City (AP Photo/Alonzo Adams)
[

Rick Santorum launching second White House run

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Rick Santorum, an aggressive advocate for conservative family values, will launch a second bid for president on Wednesday, a spokesman said.

Read More|Comment

Category: Campaign 2016, News
Dogs
Dirima, ThinkStock
[

Traveling with your dog will cost you — sometimes hundreds

Having an 80-pound Labradoodle as a travel buddy means B.L. Ochman can quickly separate the hotels that love dogs from those that just put up with them.

Read More|Comment

Gov. Chris Christie on "Fox and Friends"
Gov. Chris Christie on "Fox and Friends" (Fox News)
[

Chris Christie continues to criticize Patriot Act opponents

NEWARK (AP) — Gov. Chris Christie says lawmakers currently debating the fate of the Patriot Act lack his real-world experience and again made the case that the legislation should be renewed in its current form.

Read More|Comment

The Internal Revenue Service Headquarters (IRS) building is seen in Washington
The Internal Revenue Service Headquarters (IRS) building is seen in Washington (AP Photo/J. David Ake, File)
[

IRS says thieves stole tax info from 104,000

Thieves used an online service provided by the IRS to gain access to information from more than 100,000 taxpayers, the agency said Tuesday.

Read More|Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://nj1015.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for New Jersey Insiders quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive New Jersey Insiders contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.