IRS allows undocumented workers to collect tax refunds

The Internal Revenue Service let undocumented workers collect $4.2 billion in refundable tax credits last year, almost four times as much as the 2005 refunds. A new audit by the Treasury inspector general for tax administration concluded that federal law changes in 2009 made it totally confusing about whether illegal workers qualify for a tax break. And the IRS said it presently lacks the authority to reject these refund claims.

San Francisco’s City Hall works to restore tarnished reputation

Supervisors reform charitable fundraising practice abused in Nuru scandal

By Jeff Elder
Sacred Heart football: From winless to the brink of a state title

After losing first five games of the season, a championship dance is possible