A special prosecutor should probe the loss of Internal Revenue Service e-mails that may contain facts about its scrutiny of Tea Party groups seeking tax-exempt status, the House Ways and Means Committee chairman said.
The Obama administration unveiled measures to handle a surge of undocumented immigrants entering the U.S. -- particularly unaccompanied children -- by adding border enforcement personnel and funding repatriation efforts.
A recent error by a lender in distributing $71 million to investors in a bond deal linked to subprime auto loans points to the potential for more such lapses in the booming market, according to Citigroup Inc.
Exxon Mobil Corp. and Chevron Corp. were among oil companies accused by Pennsylvania of polluting groundwater with a gasoline additive in lawsuits similar to ones brought by New York City, New Hampshire and Vermont.
U.S. stocks rose, with benchmark indexes extending records amid optimism over the economy, as deal activity spurred a rally in health-care shares and energy producers gained with oil prices. Copper advanced a sixth day.