WASHINGTON - Criminals used stolen data to gain access to past tax returns of more than 100,000 people through an application on the Internal Revenue Service's website, the agency said on Tuesday.
LONDON--Oil prices rose on Wednesday ahead of key U.S. supply data as the market attempted a rebound from the sharp losses in the previous session caused by the strong dollar.
When the Federal Reserve raises U.S. interest rates for the first time in nearly a decade, it should weigh the effects on global economies and can expect some bouts of financial market volatility, a top Fed official said on Tuesday.
Vox Media on Tuesday said it is acquiring Revere Digital, parent company of the technology-news website and conference business Re/code, less than 18 months after the site's launch.
Snapchat's chief executive has confirmed that he plans to take the company public rather than sell it to a larger firm. “We need to IPO,” Evan Spiegel, 24, told the Code conference in California.