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Safaris? Clarinets? Tax Season's Weirdest Deductions

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Safaris? Clarinets? Tax Season's Weirdest Deductions The U.S. tax code runs to more than 73,000 pages, and Bob Meighan, vice president of customer advocacy for TurboTax, says 10,000 of them have been added in just the past five years. Some are peculiar but permissible deductions. Here are some of them, compiled by TurboTax.


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Dow Climbs Above 14,000

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Dow Climbs Above 14,000 Dow climbs above 14,000 for the first time since the Great Recession


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Inside Budweiser's Clydesdale Breeding Operation

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Inside Budweiser's Clydesdale Breeding Operation For 80 years now, Clydesdale horses have been much more than just the branded Anheuser Busch mascot. They have been part of the family.


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Watch: Super Bowl 2013: New Orleans Ready for Big Game

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Watch: Super Bowl 2013: New Orleans Ready for Big Game Josh Elliott is in New Orleans to get ready for the biggest sporting event of the year.


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'El Wingador' Indicted on Drug Charge

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'El Wingador' Indicted on Drug Charge Wing-eating champ known as 'El Wingador' indicted on cocaine distribution charges


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Pop Star Shaves Head in Remorse

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Pop Star Shaves Head in Remorse TOKYO – In a long list of publicity stunts thought up by Japan’s most popular pop group AKB48, this may be the most bizarre. Or is it? Minami Minegishi is one of the most popular idols in the 90 plus member super unit. The 20-year-old...


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US Economy Added 157,000 Jobs

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US Economy Added 157,000 Jobs The U.S. economy added 157,000 jobs in January, as the unemployment rate ticked up slightly to 7.9 percent, according to data from the Labor Department.


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Teen Sentenced in Videotaped Beating

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Teen Sentenced in Videotaped Beating 2nd Philly-area teen sentenced to prison in videotaped beating of mentally disabled woman


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US Gains 157K Jobs, Jobless Rate Up

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US Gains 157K Jobs, Jobless Rate Up US economy adds 157,000 jobs in January, but unemployment rate ticks up to 7.9 percent


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A World Reflected: Alain Laboile

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A World Reflected: Alain Laboile “The Defining Touch” from “Reflections Around the Pool.” It started off as place for his children to play and quickly grew into a source of inspiration. French artist Alain Laboile found a simplistic beauty within the reflections made on the top of a man-made pool...


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Watch: Robin Roberts Returns to New Orleans

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Watch: Robin Roberts Returns to New Orleans The "GMA" anchor comes home for the first time since her bone marrow transplant.


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Ala. Hostage Standoff: Kidnapper Had Court Date Scheduled

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Ala. Hostage Standoff: Kidnapper Had Court Date Scheduled The retired Alabama trucker who shot a school bus driver and is now holding a kindergarten student in an underground bunker was scheduled to be in court Wednesday to answer for an incident where he shot at his neighbors over a dispute over a damaged speed bump.


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Geraldo Rivera Weighing US Senate Run

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Geraldo Rivera Weighing US Senate Run Fox News' Geraldo Rivera weighing US Senate run in NJ; 'Buckle your seat belts,' he says


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Emergency Landing After Pilot Passes Out

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Emergency Landing After Pilot Passes Out An Alaska Airlines plane made an emergency landing in Portland after the pilot lost consciousness Thursday night.


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Murder or Blackmail Probed in $14M Lotto Ticket

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Murder or Blackmail Probed in $14M Lotto Ticket It is too late to collect on the $14.3 million Iowa Lotto ticket, but the state’s Division of Criminal Investigation is still trying to determine who owned the ticket that was claimed and then abandoned to make sure no one was killed or blackmailed, officials...


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