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Trump tax plan to double standard deduction and lower corporate, individual rates

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PresidentĀ Donald TrumpĀ on Wednesday is set to unveil a Republican-backed tax reform plan that lowers taxes on businesses and many households.

Newborns still not getting “crucial” screening for heart, hearing problems

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Some newborns in the United States still aren't getting screened for hearing loss or congenital heart disease, a new report shows.

South Carolina police search for missing 5-year-old girl after mother found dead

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Police in South Carolina said officers are searching for a missing 5-year-old girl after her mother was found dead in their apartment.

Congressman-elect Luke Letlow dies from COVID-19

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Dec. 29 (UPI) -- Luke Letlow, who was elected to the U.S. Congress from Louisiana last month, died Tuesday night from complications of COVID-19....

30 more sickened by salmonella in Kellogg’s Honey Smacks, including 3 in Utah

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More people have been sickened by salmonella-contaminated boxes of Kellogg's Honey Smacks, federal health officials said.

Nuns protest gas pipeline by building chapel on proposed route

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A group of nuns are protesting a natural gas pipeline by building a chapel along the proposed route.

Thousands evacuated in Philippines as volcano threatens eruption

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More than 5,000 people in the Philippines province of Albay fled their homes over the weekend due to the restless Mayon Volcano.

Trump again nominates Rep. John Ratcliffe as director of national intelligence

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President Donald Trump on Friday said he again nominated Rep. John Ratcliffe to be director of national intelligence, several months after the congressman withdrew his name from consideration for the job.

U.S. jobless claims increase by 4,000

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The U.S. Department of Labor said the number of Americans applying for first-time unemployment benefits increased by 4,000 new claims.
Photojournalist Dead In Mexico City

Photojournalist Found Dead After Hiding In Mexico City

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Ruben Espinosa had reportedly sought refuge in the capital after being threatened in the state of Veracruz.
People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals's lawsuit in San Francisco alleged this selfie snapped by a monkey in Indonesia in 2011 is the property of the primate rather than the photographer who owned the camera. Photo courtesy of PETA

Judge: Monkey That Snapped Selfie Can’t Hold Copyright

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A federal judge in San Francisco struck down an animal rights group's argument that a famous selfie snapped by a monkey is the primate's intellectual property.

Customer trapped in beer cooler overnight cited for drinking

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A man who found himself locked overnight inside a Wisconsin store's beer cooler was cited for theft when he helped himself to some beverages.

Fiat Chrysler recalling 862,520 vehicles under EPA rule

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Automaker Fiat Chrysler voluntarily recalled more than 800,000 vehicles as part of routine testing under newly adopted Environmental Protection Agency guidelines.

Actor Charles Grodin dies at 86

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Actor, writer and talk show host Charles Grodin died Tuesday at age 86. Grodin had been battling bone marrow cancer.