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Fleming: Audit IRS

Fleming: Audit IRS

WASHINGTON — The ousted head of the Internal Revenue Service apologized to Congress on Friday for his agency's tougher treatment of tea party and other conservative groups seeking tax-exempt status. He said they resulted from a misguided effort to handle a flood of applications, not political bias.

"I want to apologize on behalf of the Internal Revenue Service for the mistakes that we made and the poor service we provided," Steven Miller, who has been acting IRS commissioner, told the House Ways and Means Committee as the panel held Congress' first hearing on the episode. "The affected organizations and the American public deserve better. Partisanship and even the perception of partisanship have no place at the Internal Revenue Service."

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Children end school year with annual fishing trip

Children end school year with annual fishing trip

Hundreds of school children enjoyed the last Friday of the 2012-2013 school year by fishing under the direction of professional angler Homer Humphreys and the Louisiana D...

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Caney opens Friday

Caney opens Friday

Time for fun in the sun at Caney Lakes Recreation Areas.

"We are completing park maintenance and mowing, but the beach area is ready, along with the bathrooms," said James...

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UCH:Fuller Street rehab still under way

UCH:Fuller Street rehab still under way

United Christian Home rehabilitation continues on Fuller Street in both property and person. Edward Brasher who came to United Christian Home approximately 18 months ago ...

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Harrop replaces North as columnist

Harrop replaces North as columnist

Beginning today, the Minden Press-Herald is welcoming a new columnist to its award-winning Opinion Page.

Froma Harrop will replace long time Press-Herald columnist Oliver ...

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Law Enforcement

Webster's Most Wanted

Webster's Most Wanted

These individuals are wanted by local law enforcement agencies for various infractions of the law. If you know the location of any of those featured in Webster’s Most Wan...

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Minden woman one of three childcare workers arrested

Minden woman one of three childcare workers arrested

A local woman is one of three childcare workers arrested by Bossier Parish deputies after she was caught on camera, slapping a child.

Antionikia L. Moncrief, 25, of the 10...

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