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Houston City Council member District D Dwight Boykins, left, gets animated as he speaks with Texas State Senator Paul Bettencourt at the first of thre..
When Saudi Arabia’s oil minister attended Friday’s grand opening of a giant liquefied natural gas plant in northern Siberia, he’d have known this was ..
According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average climbed to 3.94 percent with an average 0.5 point. (Poin..
With unemployment low and demand for new homes high, a company like Home Depot could be spending most of its surplus billions on raises for workers or..
Some of President Trump’s wealthiest New York friends have launched a last-minute campaign to pressure him for changes to the GOP tax bill, telling th..
Republican leaders have spent months promoting the myth that red low-tax states are subsidizing blue high-tax states because of the deduction for stat..
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - President Donald Trump sought Sunday to gloss over the difficult work ahead for lawmakers laboring to finalize tax cut legisla..
Anne Hammer is one of millions of elderly Americans who could face a substantial tax hike in 2018 depending on the final negotiations over the Republi..
The question arose after the Dodgers fell one victory short of capturing the World Series. It resurfaced late last week, after Japanese two-way star S..
Favor I'm David Caplan and this is real lives I'm here with TV film critic Candice Frederick. 530 eight's wall picking K well and ABC news reporter Ke..
Star Wars and yeah but this is like Waltz territory we don't think leave right now in the that talk on camera by itself but our Star Wars the last jet..
A little over 150 years ago, our tragic, violent Civil War came to a close. It was fought by forces on one side who wanted to preserve the Union, the ..
The soothing schmaltz of the “Countdown to Christmas” movies is more essential than ever. At left, “Enchanted Christmas” starring Rene Rivera, Alexa P..
Felicia Wong is president and chief executive of the Roosevelt Institute. We are living in a new age of monopoly power. Mega-mergers are dominating he..
The GOP tax plan on the cusp of becoming law diverges wildly from the promises President Trump and top advisers said they would deliver for the middle..
Randy Sherfy  has lived in a traumatic care facility since a driver hit him when he was 41. Cecilia “Sis” Tunnell has Alzheimer’s and requires intensi..
If President Trump and congressional Republicans end up paying for their proposed $1.4 trillion tax cut by reducing spending or raising taxes later on..
PENSACOLA, Fla. — What has become President Trump’s calculation — and great hope — amid the spiraling Russia investigation, his historically low poll ..
DETROIT — The morning after Rep. John Conyers Jr. announced his resignation from Congress on her radio show, host Mildred Gaddis remained livid about ..
In recent weeks, Democrats have scored huge electoral wins in Virginia, cultivated public opposition to the GOP tax bill, purged two liberal stars acc..
Teams out of the Giancarlo Stanton and Shohei Ohtani sweepstakes had a similar reaction to the players finding new baseball homes before the winter me..
The Yankees and Jeter's Miami Marlins have agreed to a trade that would send NL MVP Giancarlo Stanton to New York, pending a physical, a person famili..
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Senator Susan Collins, whose support was crucial in passing the Senate tax reform bill earlier this month, said..
ROME (AP) — The leader of an Italian party that hopes to capitalize on growing resentment of migrants and asylum-seekers told supporters in Rome Sunda..
WASHINGTON (AP) — In his Alabama-ish rally, President Donald Trump falsely stated that black homeownership has hit a record high under his stewardship..
In this Dec. 5, 2017, photo, House Speaker Paul Ryan of Wis., speaks on Capitol Hill in Washington. Republican leaders have spent months promoting the..
President Donald Trump sought Sunday to gloss over the difficult work ahead for lawmakers laboring to finalize tax cut legislation he can sign by his ..
Margaret Leatherwood has eight choices for health insurance next year but no good options. The cheapest individual coverage available in her market wo..
Sen. Susan Collins says lawmakers will face a "tough decision" regarding overturning "the will of the people" if Alabama Senate candidate Judge Roy Mo..
Margaret Leatherwood has eight choices for health insurance next year but no good options. The cheapest individual coverage available in her market wo..
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Children born into the top 1 percent of households by income are 10 times as likely to become inventors as those from below-median income families, ac..
It would be difficult to argue the New York Yankees needed Giancarlo Stanton, the towering, slugging outfielder whose onerous contract the Miami Marli..
___ A stronger global economy is helping boost the US job market WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. employers added a robust 228,000 jobs in November, a sign of t..
Stocks rose Friday following a better-than-expected U.S. jobs report, and the strong finish pushed the Standard & Poor's 500 index to its third straig..
We want to move to politics and president trump heads to Jackson, Mississippi, this morning to the opening of a new civil rights museum, a visit that ..
This morning, President Donald Trump began the day as he’s started so many others of his presidency — by tossing out some tweets. In this instance, th..
Apple is likely to win big under the tax plan that Republicans are pushing through Congress, according to the Financial Times. The Cupertino, Calif., ..
AT&T, DOJ TO FACE OFF IN COURT IN MARCH: A federal judge set March 19 as the trial date for the Justice Department's lawsuit to block the AT&T-Time Wa..
| A new CBS News poll finds 53 percent of Americans disapprove of the Republican tax plan. Most say the bill will benefit large corporations and wealt..
| A new CBS News poll finds 53 percent of Americans disapprove of the Republican tax plan. Most say the bill will benefit large corporations and wealt..
With a tax reform victory within reach, President Donald Trump on Wednesday was feeling even more optimistic about the outlook for U.S. economic growt..
President Donald Trump delivers remarks during a meeting with Speaker of the House Paul Ryan, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R), Chairman of ..
A shadowy world of criminals has been targeting major retailers around the country to take advantage of lenient store-return policies and fuel their d..
(Reuters) - Wall Street rose on Thursday, buoyed by popular technology companies including Facebook and Alphabet, while shares of yoga pants seller Lu..
Visit most any city in Europe and most of the taxi cabs are bound to be Mercedes – E-Class sedans especially. But that's not the only option, as anoth..
BERLIN (Reuters) - The leader of Germany’s Social Democrats (SPD) took aim at U.S. technology firms Apple, Facebook and Google on Thursday, saying a s..
Life may be about to get easier for people with rich parents. They can thank the Republicans' tax plans. Part of their prep school tuition could be sh..
LONDON, Dec 7 (Reuters) - Political risks and a firm dollar kept emerging markets in check on Thursday, with equities trading near two-month lows and ..
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Exxon Mobil Corp (XOM.N) and Chevron Corp (CVX.N) paid no tax in Australia in the 2016 financial year, the third year in a row, ..