Maryland

Snowden tricked NSA – and they don’t know how he did it

 Published time: August 24, 2013 17:48                                                                             View of the National Security Agency (NSA) in the Washington suburb of Fort Meade, Maryland (AFP Photo) While collecting data Edward Snowden was able to evade all safeguards at the NSA, leaving the… Read More ›

Estrogen fuels autoimmune liver damage

Contact: Ekaterina Peshva epeshev1@jhmi.edu 410-502-9433 Johns Hopkins Medicine Johns Hopkins research in mice unravels mystery behind sex disparities in drug-induced hepatitis A life-threatening condition that often requires transplantation and accounts for half of all acute liver failures, autoimmune hepatitis is… Read More ›

Grieving mother ordered to pay $14,000 in taxes on the student loans that were written off after son’s suicide: Loans Forgiven by the Government are Considered Taxable Income by the IRS

Russell Friend,  22, committed suicide shortly before graduating from college His mother Regina  had accumulated $55,400 in loans and interest to help him pay for  school Those loans  were forgiven by the government but IRS considers that ‘gift’ taxable income… Read More ›