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(Undated) -- The Internal Revenue Service is coordinating with national tax groups to help people select a reliable and ethical tax preparer. The initiative includes consumer tips that are available online and links on the IRS website to a number of tax professional...
(Undated) -- The most important meal of the day is getting more expensive. New figures from the Bureau of Labor Statistics show the prices of breakfast ingredients are up as much as 65-percent over the past five years. Eggs are 33-percent more expensive. Coffee and margarine are...
(Undated) -- The gas price free-fall continues. The website GasBuddy.com says the national average is down a nickel since yesterday. The average price for a gallon of regular is two-37 a gallon this morning. That's down more than 15 cents from last Monday, more than 45 cents...
(Bloomfield Hills, MI) -- Parents who want to prove to their kids that Santa is real have a way to do just that. It's the Santa Spy Cam app. Alex Craig with the aptly named, Believe In app, says parents take photos inside or outside their home and then the app, using video...
(West Valley City, UT) -- The United States Postal Service is breaking its own records after spending Sunday delivering millions of packages. Scott Smith of the USPS in Utah says it's important for them to serve the customers during the busy holiday rush. Smith says the extended...
(Undated) -- Crude oil is trading above 60 dollars a barrel in Europe. Europe's benchmark Brent crude was up 74 cents to more than 62 dollars a barrel early this morning. U.S. crude was up 66 cents, at nearly 58 dollars a barrel. Crude oil was selling for more 115 dollars a...
(Washington, DC) -- The head of Sony Pictures is blasting those who feel he and his company caved to North Korean hackers by canceling the release of "The Interview." On CNN's "GPS," Studio CEO Michael Lynton said theaters refused to show it, and that Sony has no means to...
(Undated) -- Gas prices continue to fall, getting closer and closer to breaking the two-dollar-a-gallon mark in some cities. The latest Lundberg survey finds that nationwide, the average is just below two-50 a gallon for regular unleaded. That covers a range of a high of two-82...
(Undated) -- Middle-earth has found high ground with the third and final chapter in Peter Jackson's "Hobbit" trilogy. "The Battle of the Five Armies" brought in 56.2 million dollars at the movie box office over the weekend to bring its five-day North American opening to 90.6...