Acting Head Of IRS Gets The Boot

Watch: The IRS scandal has claimed its first scalp. Steve Miller, the acting commissioner of the Internal Revenue Service, resigned at the request of the Treasury secretary, President Obama announced in a late-afternoon statement to the media.

Oakland To Punish Cops For Handling Of Occupy Protesters

View more videos at: http://nbcbayarea.com. Oakland Police Chief Howard Jordan said today that he wants to discipline 44 of his officers for misconduct in their handling of Occupy Oakland protesters at three major demonstrations in the

DOJ: BP Committed ‘Gross Negligence’

Aerial footage from May of 2010 by John Wathen shows the extent of the devastation created by the BP oil spill. H/T Treehugger. The Department of Justice presented examples of “gross negligence and willful misconduct” on the