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Stories with person: Elijah Cummings
  • Watchdog blames IRS incompetence for lost tea party emails story has photos
    Updated: Jun-25-15 3:50 pm

    WASHINGTON - Investigators are blaming two IRS workers at a computer center in West Virginia for erasing thousands of emails related to the tax agency's tea party scandal, impeding congressional investigations into the treatment of conservative political groups.

  • House panel on Benghazi attack releases more emails 
    Updated: Jun-22-15 4:01 pm

    WASHINGTON - Former Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton received hundreds of pages of emails about Libya from a longtime confidant, including both publicly available and unconfirmed material from sources about the cause of the 2012 attack on the U.S. diplomatic outpost in Benghazi that killed four Americans.

  • Delivery by drone in 30 minutes? Amazon says it's coming story has photos
    Updated: Jun-17-15 1:48 pm

    WASHINGTON - Borrowing a pizza delivery motto, online retail giant Amazon told Congress Wednesday it is developing the technology to use drones to deliver packages in 30 minutes or less, a broad expansion of unmanned flight that is raising concerns about safety, security and privacy.

  • Rep. Sarbanes says he won't run for US Senate 
    Updated: Jun-12-15 3:05 pm

    ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Maryland Rep. John Sarbanes says he won't run for the U.S. Senate seat that will be open when Sen. Barbara Mikulski retires.

  • FOIA backlog soars despite Obama pledge of transparency story has photos
    Updated: Jun-03-15 4:42 pm

    WASHINGTON - Federal agencies are struggling to keep up with the growing number of requests for public information, raising questions in Congress about the Obama administration's dedication to transparency.