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Three professional “storm chasers” were among the 13 people who died in the tornadoes that ripped through the Oklahoma City area Friday, the research project they ran confirmed Sunday.

• The IRS, already under fire after officials disclosed that the agency targeted conservative groups, faces increased scrutiny because of an inspector general’s report that it spent about $50 million to hold at least 220 conferences for employees between 2010 and 2012.

• Amid a furor over a Justice Department subpoena of Associated Press phone records, Sen. Chuck Schumer, D-N.Y., the third-ranking senator in the Democratic leadership, yesterday continued to voice confidence in Attorney General Eric Holder.

• With student loan rates set to double in a month, President Barack Obama on Friday urged Congress to extend the current rates, a demand which Republicans rejected as needlessly partisan.

Angelina Jolie returned to the red carpet for the first time on Sunday, weeks after announcing that she had undergone a double mastectomy in February. Jolie joined partner Brad Pitt for the premiere of his new film, “World War Z,” in London.