Washington, DC - The Partnership for Public Service yesterday released the results of the 2012 Best Places to Work in the Federal Government rankings, and the Department of State has once again ranked in the top 10, placing 3rd overall among the 19 large Federal agencies, and also ranked 3rd in effective leadership, strategic management, and support for diversity.

Washington, DC - We all know about links on web pages. We’ve all also noticed that links we’ve visited look different.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A chill in the air, twinkling holiday lights, icicles, snowmen and bikinis? Yes, bikinis! Not normally what you would expect in a winter wonderland, bikini clad snow maidens will be showing off those rosy cheeks at the new “Sapphire Pool and Day Club” during 10th Annual Anniversary Party.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - More Americans are switching from professionals and retail stores to do-it-yourself tax preparation websites. Online solutions offer a convenient way to file on a computer or tablet from home or anyplace else with Internet access.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Selling your car yourself may be easier-and more financially rewarding-than you realize. Here are some tips:

Reno, Nevada (NAPSI) - Natural disasters can happen to just about anyone at almost any time but there are steps you can take to protect yourself, your family and your finances.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Here’s a unique way to gauge social trends and interests in the year’s top stories, compelling newsmakers, and viral fads. The rankings in this Year in Review come from online users’ own online search habits on Internet giant Yahoo!, the daily habit of millions of people worldwide.

Washington, DC - A Las Vegas man was sentenced today to 37 months in prison for operating a foreclosure rescue scam that defrauded distressed homeowners who were struggling to pay their mortgages, announced Assistant Attorney General Lanny A. Breuer of the Justice Department’s Criminal Division and U.S. Attorney Daniel G. Bogden of the District of Nevada.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - The average taxpayer doesn’t need to understand all the intricacies of tax law, but it pays to know a few basics. For example, taxpayers often know deductions save money on tax returns but may not be able to tell the difference among the types of deductions.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The United States has sued a Las Vegas-based CPA and two others to stop an alleged tax-fraud scheme, the Justice Department announced today. Named as defendants in the civil injunction suit were CPA Wayne Reeves, Reeves’ wife, Diane Vaoga, and their alleged co-promoter, James Stoll. The government complaint was filed last month in Las Vegas with the U.S. District Court for the District of Nevada.