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Who will reap the wealth of the GOP corporate tax cut?

<b>Paul Solman:</b><p>Let’s slice off the corporate tax cut, the largest and most permanent of the cuts in the bill. To spare you mind-numbing numbers popping …

Gary Cohn

Washington AG to file legal challenge, Oregon governor ‘appalled’ over FCC’s net neutrality ruling

PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -<p>Washington Attorney General Bob Ferguson said he would file a legal challenge to the FCC’s ruling to repeal “net neutrality” …

Oregon

The Republican tax plan is bad for America

Corey Robin on the Republican tax bill: Four takeaways. Kevin Drum on the grad student tuition fee waiver, explained: “I’m afraid STEM is just …

Republicans

Confederate flag from SC State House back in the spotlight with new display plan

A pared-down plan to display the modern, nylon Confederate flag what was removed in 2015 from the State House grounds is under consideration by the …

South Carolina

State wildlife officials confirm wolf killed alpaca in eastern Oregon

LA GRANDE, OR (KPTV) -<p>Investigators from the Oregon Department of Fish & Wildlife have confirmed that wolves killed an alpaca on private land in …

Oregon

Last chance order dates for guaranteed Christmas delivery

• UK Express - Thursday December 21<br>• UK Normal - Wednesday December 20<br>• Northern Ireland, UK Isles & Republic of Ireland - Monday December 18<br>• Europe & USA - …

Republic of Ireland

U.S. judge warns of mistrial in Nevada rancher Bundy's trial

LAS VEGAS (Reuters) - A U.S. federal judge in the criminal conspiracy trial of Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy and three other men on Monday warned that prosecutors' failure to produce documents that could support defense arguments could lead to a mistrial.<p>The four men, including two of Bundy's sons …

News

The Politicization of Christianity in USA

Public officials have relied on their religious values and those of their constituents since the United States was founded, and for the most part, …

Jesus

Oregon delays vote on wolf plan that could lead to hunting

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Oregon officials are delaying a decision about whether to adopt a new wolf management plan that could eventually open the door …

Portland, OR

Former Texas Governor's Son Announces Bid For The Office

Houstonian Andrew White, the son of the late Governor Mark White, filed for governor today just four days ahead of the state filing deadline<p>HOUSTON, …

Houston

APNewsBreak: Gov wants S Carolina utility board chair fired

South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster wants to fire the man who leads the state-owned utility involved in the abandoned construction of two nuclear …

Business

Ranchers, advocats voice objections to Oregon Wolf Plan update

Ranchers, hunters and environmentalists all found things to dislike in the proposed update to the Oregon Wolf Plan.SALEM — Environmental groups are …

Portland, OR

Oregon, 13 other states sue to allege US failure to enforce smog rules

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) - Fourteen states and the District of Columbia are suing the Trump administration over what they say is a failure to enforce …

Portland, OR

Sports Director - Flint, Michigan, United States - Sinclair Broadcast Group

Make your mark in Broadcasting and Digital Media. Sinclair Broadcast Group and Sinclair Digital Solutions are dedicated to making Sinclair a …

U.S. Politics

Cliven Bundy’s fight against the feds has roots in interpretation of Mormon scripture

LAS VEGAS — Fifteen years before Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy led an armed standoff against federal agents near his arid desert ranch, the practicing Mormon combed through Latter-day Saints scripture and writings with his neighbor, another rancher upset about how the government regulates the public …

Religion

Air passenger's viral post seems to show racism is alive in America - but is it real?

The post has been shared over 200,000 times on social media.<p>However, some are claiming that it is a hoax.<p>A Facebook post that claims to expose casual …

Viral

Democrat Andrew White officially announces for Texas governor

CLOSE<p>The centrist Democrat and son of a former governor is trying to win over his left-leaning political party.<p>The son of the late former Gov. Mark …

U.S. Politics

SC/ST quota Bill hits roadblock as Governor sends it to President

The Bill to provide reservation in promotion to Scheduled Castes and Scheduled Tribes, passed in the Belagavi legislature session recently, has hit a …

Ram Nath Kovind

A CA Veteran Just Won a Six-Year Battle to Display an American Flag at a New Veterans Memorial

In 2011, Vietnam War veteran Steve LeBard embarked on a journey to create a veterans memorial at a busy intersection in Orcutt, California. According …

American Flag

The Latest: Democrat worried about flat state worker pay

The Latest on Gov. Dennis Daugaard's budget address (all times local):<p>5:45 p.m.<p>The South Dakota House Democratic leader says he's concerned about pay …

Business

The Fashion Awards Azzedine Alaïa Tribute, and Celebrate Diversity

Mandatory Credit: Photo by Neil Rasmus/BFA/REX/Shutterstock (8858449er) Adwoa Aboah CFDA Fashion Awards, New York, USA - 05 Jun 2017

Culture

Jesse Ventura glad legal battle against 'American Sniper' is over

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Former Minnesota Gov. Jesse Ventura denounced the late “American Sniper” author Chris Kyle on Monday as an “American Liar” and …

American Sniper

Malloy steps down from DGA chairmanship

CTMirror File Photo<p>Gov. Dannel P. Malloy<p><b>Washington</b> – The Democratic Governors Association on Monday voted to elect Gov. Jay Inslee of Washington …

U.S. Politics

Canada at United States - 4:00pm EST, December 3rd, 2017

Game Totals<p>Scoring Summary<p>1st Period<br>• CAN<br>• USA<p>NO SCORE<br>• 0<br>• 0<p>2nd Period<br>• CAN<br>• USA<p>1:20<br>• United States<br>• #25 Alex Carpenter (power play) (#5 Megan Keller, #20 Hannah …

Team USA

Trump plan on Utah monuments draws 5,000 protesters

Thousands rallied outside Utah's Capitol in Salt Lake City on Saturday, protesting President Donald Trump’s expected plan to shrink two national monuments in one of America's most scenic states.<p>The Utah Highway Patrol estimated the crowd to be about 5,000 people, the Salt Lake Tribune …

U.S. Politics

Here's how much the Mueller investigation has reportedly cost so far

Special counsel Robert Mueller's investigation is racking up quite a bill. ABC News reports the probe has topped $5 million.<p>The cost comes from a number of things, including paying over a dozen attorneys, dozens of FBI agents and support staff. Money is also reportedly going toward travel expenses …

Government

We asked Western governors to assess President Trump. Here's what they said

Some see a renewed relationship between the states and the federal government. Some see Cabinet members who are engaged and willing to work with the states.<p>Others aren’t nearly as optimistic. And don’t get them started on those tweets.<p>With President Trump now 10 months in office, we asked several …

Politics

Jesse Ventura, Chris Kyle's estate dismiss 'American Sniper' defamation case

MINNEAPOLIS — Jesse Ventura and the estate of "American Sniper" author Chris Kyle have agreed to dismiss the former Minnesota governor's defamation …

Texas

Montana man in Oregon refuge and Nevada standoff cases freed

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A Montana man who took part in the occupation of an Oregon national wildlife refuge and is standing trial in an armed standoff with …

Portland, OR

Longtime Michigan Rep. Sander Levin won't run in 2018

Democratic Rep. Sander Levin of Michigan announced Saturday that he will not seek re-election to a 19th term in 2018.<p>Levin, whose Democratic-leaning …

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