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Congress Wants to Know how Thieves Stole Tax Info from IRS

By Stephen Ohlemacher | May 28
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.

Former Trader Goes on Trial in UK for Market Manipulation

May 27
A British prosecutor says a former Citibank and UBS trader motivated by greed served as the ringmaster in the alleged manipulation of a key interest rate, the London Interbank Lending Rate, or Libor.

Watch: Bounce House Goes Airborne on Florida Beach

May 27
A 6-year-old girl is in a Fort Lauderdale hospital after a waterspout sent a bounce house flying. The giant inflatable toy tumbled across a four-lane highway. This comes as part of a series of extreme weather conditions on the Florida beach.

French Open Selfie Seeker Upsets Roger Federer

May 26
After an easy straight-set win over Alejandro Falla at the French Open, a young man rushed the court to try to get a picture of himself and Roger Federer, who did not look pleased. Julianna Goldman reports.

Exotic Beauty Pleads Guilty in Google Exec's Yacht Death

May 26
An exotic beauty charged with injecting a Google executive with heroin and leaving him to die on his yacht pleads guilty -- "48 Hours" was in court as she learned her fate. Maureen Maher joins "CBS This Morning" to preview Tuesday's "48 Hours."

Toyota Promises to Help Find Cause of Takata Airbag Defects

By Yuri Kageyama | May 25
Toyota vowed to help pinpoint the cause of a defect in air bags used in more than 50 million vehicles worldwide, saying the auto industry risks losing the trust of car buyers if the problem drags on unresolved.

CareFirst Says Data Breach Affects About 1.1M People

May 22
In the latest disclosure of a cyberattack against a health insurer, CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield says that attackers gained access to a database that included the names of 1.1 million people.

US State Dept. Employee Faces Hacking Charges

By Jeff Martin | May 22
A U.S. State Department employee is accused of sending threatening emails to college-aged women in the U.S. from his computer at the U.S. Embassy in London, authorities said.

Back Home on Earth: SpaceX Craft Returns from Space Station

By Marcia Dunn | May 22
A SpaceX Dragon capsule is back on Earth with a full load of cargo, after a quick trip home from the International Space Station. The capsule, containing more than 3,000 pounds of experiments and equipment, splashed into the Pacific just off the Southern

23 Pct of US Adults with Health Coverage Underinsured

By Tom Murphy | May 22
Nearly a quarter of U.S. adults who were insured all last year lacked adequate protection from big medical bills based on their income, according to Commonwealth Fund research.

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