• Republicans Push for Vote to Make Tax Cuts Permanent

    Republicans Push for Vote to Make Tax Cuts Permanent

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    Since Saturday, more than 100 anti-tax cut events have taken place across the country, said Nichole Gill, executive director of Tax March. Elsewhere I have written about how the so-called " Tax Cuts and Jobs Act " - enacted this past December under the banner of " Tax Reform " - altered relationships between employers and employees.
  • Massachusetts High Court Retreats On Stun Gun Ban

    Massachusetts High Court Retreats On Stun Gun Ban

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    The pro-stun gun community was awarded a big victory this week, as Massachusetts' highest court ruled against a law banning the weapons and cleared the way for you and your loved ones to non-lethally electrocute foes. But in 2016, the US Supreme Court ruled that the three explanations the state court had offered for its ruling were inconsistent with the Supreme Court's rulings.
  • Tej Pratap Yadav engaged to Aishwarya Rai, see pictures

    Tej Pratap Yadav engaged to Aishwarya Rai, see pictures

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    Preparations have begun to decorate the entire hotel for Tej Pratap and Aishwarya Rai's engagement ceremony . RJD Chief Lalu Prasad Yadav's eldest son Tej Pratap and Aishwarya Rai are officially engaged. His would-be father-in-law Chandrika Rai, six-time MLA, was the transport minister then. Twenty-five-year-old Aishwarya was chosen by Rabri Devi, who met her parents in mid-March at their Patna residence to finalise the marriage.
  • Suspect in Iceland's 'Big Bitcoin Heist' escapes country after prison break

    Suspect in Iceland's 'Big Bitcoin Heist' escapes country after prison break

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    The prison was so relaxed that their were no fences and inmates have access to phones and an internet connection. The stolen equipment has been valued at nearly $2 million. The plane that Stefansson took was reported to have been carrying the Icelandic prime minister, Katrín Jakobsdóttir , to a meeting with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Stockholm on Tuesday.
  • Greens unveil plans for legalisation of recreational cannabis

    Greens unveil plans for legalisation of recreational cannabis

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    Mr Di Natale, a former drug and alcohol doctor, slammed the "tough on drugs" approach, saying it drives people away from getting help and exposes them to a "dangerous" black market. "It's time Australia joined them", he said. "The war on drugs has failed". Richard Di Natale is pushing for the controversial move to legalise cannabis for adults.
  • Prince Harry and Meghan Markle check in on Youth Forum at CHOGM

    Prince Harry and Meghan Markle check in on Youth Forum at CHOGM

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    Markle looked ideal for the occasion in an Altuzarra dress paired with a Camilla and Marc blazer and strappy Tamara Mellon heels. Markle has been attending secret fittings with her dress designer and has been working with her close friend and style adviser, Jessica Mulroney, to put the finishing touches on her wedding at Windsor Castle and reception at Frogmore House.
  • Farah Khan confirmed Sonam Kapoor's wedding and we're dancing with joy

    Farah Khan confirmed Sonam Kapoor's wedding and we're dancing with joy

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    Farah Khan is all set to choreograph Sonam's sangeet . Post "Veerey Di Wedding" she will be seen in Sanjay Dutt biopic starring Ranbir Kapoor in a very important role. Over the years, Anil has danced to many hit numbers choreographed by her. Well, from the pics that have surfaced on the internet today, seems like preparations and rehearsals of Sonam and Anand's big day have started with full swing as Farah, Sonam's mother, Sunita Kapoor and sister Rhea Kapoor were spotted in the city today.
  • Sean Hannity defends lack of disclosure about Trump lawyer Michael Cohen

    Sean Hannity defends lack of disclosure about Trump lawyer Michael Cohen

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    As someone who knows and likes him, I certainly hope not. But there is an even bigger hole in Hannity's explanation: Why, as he railed against Federal Bureau of Investigation raids of Cohen's office, home and hotel room last week, did Hannity not disclose to viewers and listeners that his communications with Cohen could have been among the materials seized? Kurtz also detailed the glee with which Hannity's competitors, ranging from MSNBC host Rachel Maddow to late night host Jimmy Kimmel, ...
  • Macron: Syria strikes were 'for honor of international community'

    Macron: Syria strikes were 'for honor of international community'

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    Faced with this situation, Macron considered necessary to reform Europe to make citizens feel that 'they will protect and respond to their concerns'. "You were elected to this assembly by the French people, sir", the president said. The French president said the US, France and Britain targeted "extremely precise sites of chemical weapons use" in an operation that went off "perfectly".
  • The CN Tower was closed because of falling chunks of ice

    The CN Tower was closed because of falling chunks of ice

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    Toronto's CN Tower has closed amid reports of falling ice with thousands of sports fans descending upon the city for Toronto Leafs and Blue Jays games scheduled for Monday evening. The postponement came hours after a post on the Blue Jays' official Twitter feed boasted the Rogers Centre was immune to weather woes. Currently, 65% of the wagers are going on the Blue Jays at home today.
  • Trump Has No Immediate Plan for New Russia Sanctions, Sources Say

    Trump Has No Immediate Plan for New Russia Sanctions, Sources Say

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    Haley had said on Sunday that the administration would levy new sanctions against Russian Federation at the beginning of this week for supporting Syrian President Bashar al-Assad and his chemical warfare. Kudlow called Haley to apologize and admitted he was mistaken in a statement to the New York Times . He has expressed a belief that talking directly to Putin could clear up small differences that might lead to more substantive talks.
  • Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders

    Rajasthan Royals vs Kolkata Knight Riders

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    Other KKR batsmen have also chipped in when needed with the likes of Chris Lynn and Nitish Rana coming good in crunch situations. Both Sunil Narine and Kuldeep Yadav took three wickets each from the bowling end of KKR. Plus, with that yellow streak of hair on the sides and a penchant to hit the white ball big, Rana can pretty much be KKR's lead guitarist in every sense, as well as he's their bassist right now.
  • Sleet, snow, and rain strike Stateline Wednesday

    Sleet, snow, and rain strike Stateline Wednesday

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    A wintry mix of freezing rain, sleet, and snow is developing to our west this morning. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. Accumulations will be less than an inch, though perhaps a little more north of USA 30, with little or no snow on sticking to colder surfaces in the Scioto River valley.
  • Barbara Bush was the first First Lady to appear on Sesame Street

    Barbara Bush was the first First Lady to appear on Sesame Street

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    The will also be performances by the Houston Children's Chorus under the direction of Stephen Roddy, interfaith prayers, a reading of a poem written for the occasion and other tributes. She is amusing, but mostly at her own expense. Bush the "matriarch of a family dedicated to serving, she urged volunteerism as a way for all citizens to participate in our nation's progress".