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  • ‘Just Too Much’: Meet the Uber-Rich Who Want a Wealth Tax
    When the grand vacation homes of Newport Beach were empty on a beautiful Memorial Day weekend, Molly Munger decided it was time for the U.S. to consider taxing wealth.    As her family's boat moved through the harbor a few years ago, Munger, whose father is a billionaire investor, saw that many of her neighbors' houses were sitting dark and
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    Published on 10-22-19
    3 hours ago
  • Trump Likens House Impeachment Inquiry to ‘Lynching’
    President Donald Trump injected racial overtones into the House impeachment inquiry Tuesday by comparing the Democratic-led investigation into his handling of U.S. policy toward Ukraine to a “lynching.” The highest-ranking African American in Congress warned Trump about making the comparison.Lynchings, or hangings, historically were mostly used by whites against black men and mostly in the South beginning in the late
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    Published on 10-22-19
    3 hours ago
  • AP-NORC/SAP Poll: Some Workers Changing Actions Amid #MeToo
    Barbara Myers started work as an apprentice electrician in 1995, and over the years she learned to shoot back sexual banter on the job site as much as she had to take it from some of her coworkers.Those days, she says, are starting to change.“I have worked over the last several years, actually, to really be much more circumspect in
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    Published on 10-22-19
    3 hours ago
  • Former US President Carter Hospitalized After Fall
    Former President Jimmy Carter has been hospitalized after falling in his home Monday night in Plains, Georgia.The Carter Center said the 95-year-old was admitted to Phoebe Sumter Medical Center in nearby Americus, Georgia, “for observation and treatment of a minor pelvic fracture.”The center, a not-for-profit human rights group, also said Carter “is in good spirits and is looking forward to
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    Published on 10-22-19
    3 hours ago
  • Top US Diplomat in Ukraine to Testify in House Impeachment Inquiry Tuesday
    A veteran U.S. diplomat is set to appear before lawmakers Tuesday in the House of Representatives impeachment inquiry of allegations that President Donald Trump held up military aid to Ukraine unless it opened an investigation of former Vice President Joe Biden and his son.William Taylor, the top official at the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine, will testify behind closed doors about
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    Published on 10-22-19
    7 hours ago
  • Angry Kurds Hurl Potatoes and Insults at Retreating US Military Convoys
    U.S. forces crossed into Iraq from northeastern Syria Monday, part of the broader withdrawal from the region that was ordered by President Donald Trump ahead of a Turkish incursion. Some analysts say the U.S. retreat from parts of Syria creates a vacuum for countries like Russia, with Russian President Vladimir Putin set to meet with Turkish President Recep Tayiip Erdogan
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    Published on 10-22-19
    8 hours ago
  • US Prisons to Photocopy Inmate Mail to Curb Drug Smuggling
    The U.S. Bureau of Prisons has started photocopying inmate letters and other mail at some federal correctional facilities across the U.S. instead of delivering the original parcels, in an attempt to combat the smuggling of synthetic narcotics like K-2, officials told The Associated Press on Monday.The program is being implemented at a ``number of Bureau facilities impacted by the increased
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    Published on 10-21-19
    16 hours ago
  • Justice Kagan: High Court Must Avoid Partisan Perceptions
    Associate Justice Elena Kagan said Monday that it "behooves" the U.S. Supreme Court to realize in these polarized times that there's a danger of the public seeing it as just a political institution — and to strive to counter that perception.Speaking at the University of Minnesota, Kagan said the high court's legitimacy depends on public trust and confidence since nobody
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    Published on 10-21-19
    16 hours ago
  • Drugstore Drones: UPS Will Fly CVS Prescriptions to Customers
    United Parcel Service Inc's new Flight Forward drone unit will soon start home prescription delivery from CVS Health Corp.The service, which will debut in one or two U.S. cities in the coming weeks, shows how the world's biggest parcel delivery company is expanding the reach of its upstart drone delivery service beyond hospital campuses.UPS Chief Strategy and Transformation Officer Scott
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    Published on 10-21-19
    18 hours ago
  • Exxon Accused of Misleading Investors about Global Warming Costs     
    U.S. oil giant Exxon Mobil goes on trial in New York Tuesday on charges it lied to investors about financial cost of fighting global warming.The lawsuit, filed by the New York state attorney general, contends Exxon deliberately underestimated the cost to the company if governments implement action to limit global warming to 2 degrees Celsius.The lawsuit says the Exxon wanted
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    Published on 10-21-19
    18 hours ago