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Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl K. Chumley

Cheryl Chumley is online opinion editor for The Washington Times, the author of “The Devil in DC: Winning Back the Country From the Beast in Washington” and of "Police State USA: How Orwell’s Nightmare is Becoming Our Reality," and a 2008-2009 Robert Novak journalism fellow with The Fund for American Studies. Email her at [email protected]. 

Articles by Cheryl K. Chumley

Rep. Richard Neal, D-Mass., asks a question during a House Ways and Means Committee hearing of organizations that say they were unfairly targeted by the Internal Revenue Service while seeking tax-exempt status, in Washington, on Tuesday, June 4, 2013. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin) ** FILE **

IRS can’t find $4M in conference receipts: Report

The Internal Revenue Service can't find the receipts from a $4 million agency conference in 2010 — meaning, it can't provide the same documentation for business-related travel it requires Americans to include on tax filings. Published June 5, 2013

** FILE ** This May 20, 2013, photo provided by the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Strike Force shows some of the marijuana plants the agency says were grown by a woman from a wealthy New York suburb in a warehouse in the Queens borough of New York. (AP Photo/DEA Strike Force)

Upscale N.Y. mother of 2 busted for $3M pot business with 3,000 plants

A suburban New York City mother of two who's active in the equestrian community was arrested and charged with cultivating an estimated 3,000 marijuana plants valued at about $3 million — a near-real-life tale of Showtime's dark comedy-drama "Weeds." Published June 5, 2013

A man stands in a London street after allegedly screaming, 'Allahu Akbar,' and killing a man in broad daylight. (ITV news screenshot)

Muslim students make video: U.K. soldier Lee Rigby's killing a hoax

The grisly street killing of British soldier Lee Rigby that was captured on video — and contained graphic images of one knife-wielding suspect with bloodied hands — was a hoax perpetrated by the government, a Muslim student group said. Published June 5, 2013

** FILE ** "The Price is Right" is hosted by Drew Carey. (Associated Press)

U.S. Postal worker busted on TV game show for disability pay scam

A North Carolina woman who had to quit her U.S. Postal Service job and go on disability because she couldn't life mail bags was outed on national television as a fraudster, after pulling hard on The Price is Right wheel — twice — without any difficulty. Published June 5, 2013