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What households need to know about the tax bill's impact What households need to know about the tax bill's impact
- December 22, 2017

Under current law, the SALT deduction is unlimited, but this legislation limits the deductions of both individuals and couples up to only $10,000, while allowing corporations and pass-through entities to continue claiming the unlimited deduction. (more...)
Australia to end air strikes against IS in Iraq Australia to end air strikes against IS in Iraq
- December 22, 2017

AUSTRALIA will pull its strike aircraft out of the Middle East following the Iraqi Government's declaration this month it had pushed Islamic State forces out of the country . Other operations - including training, advice and assistance for local forces - would go on, the minister said. Despite the hornet air personnel returning home in the new year she insisted it is not the end of Australia's contribution in Iraq. (more...)
Royal Caribbean guests involved in bus crash in Mexico Royal Caribbean guests involved in bus crash in Mexico
- December 22, 2017

The woman was identified by her family as Stephanie Horwood of Gatineau, Que. The bus was heading to the ruins at Chacchoben, 110 miles south of Tulum, Mexican authorities said. While he didn't see the crash, the "bus clearly lost control somehow", evident by swerve marks on the road, he told the AP. A tour guide was the 12th fatality. (more...)
US Asks UN to Blacklist Vessels Carrying Banned North Korean Cargo US Asks UN to Blacklist Vessels Carrying Banned North Korean Cargo
- December 22, 2017

If the president is secretly planning preemptive strikes against North Korea or Iran, part of the secrecy apparently involves a dismissive attitude toward both threats in the context of more important and immediate challenges - you know, like "chain migration", a practice he mentioned in the speech with a great deal more passion than the rogue nations he's hinted in the past that he might want to wipe off the face of the Earth. (more...)
Somalis allege 'inhumane conditions and egregious abuse' in deportation attempt Somalis allege 'inhumane conditions and egregious abuse' in deportation attempt
- December 22, 2017

In yesterday's court filing , lawyers for the group argued the publicity from the botched deportation flight makes the 92 deportees even larger targets. Five of the 92 people currently in ICE custody are from Minnesota, though two of those men have now been cleared to remain in the United States until their amnesty proceedings end while another had a similar request denied by a federal judge in Minnesota. (more...)
South Korean city cancels Olympics celebration as it mourns blaze victims South Korean city cancels Olympics celebration as it mourns blaze victims
- December 22, 2017

Firefighting authorities say the sauna where numerous casualties occurred was complex in structure and was crammed with obstacles such as small furniture. The agency adds that almost 50 fire engines and trucks responded to the scene to fight the fire, along with two helicopters. A leg of the 2018 Pyeongchang Winter Olympics torch relay was scheduled to pass through Jecheon Friday, but organizers called it off. (more...)
Twitter Ridicules Disney's New Robot Of Donald Trump Twitter Ridicules Disney's New Robot Of Donald Trump
- December 22, 2017

Despite Disney using the latest technology to make animatronic-Trump seem as real as possible, Twitter users were unconvinced of the similarity and came up with their own list of names that it resembled more . Disney says the president recorded the audio earlier this year. The five presidents who served during its first two decades did not. In addition to the Clinton theory, there has also been speculation that Trump's figurelooks more like actor Jon Voight . (more...)
Amazon Drops Sale Of Circumcision Kit In UK After Complaint Amazon Drops Sale Of Circumcision Kit In UK After Complaint
- December 22, 2017

It came with four pairs of scissors, two scalpels, and a carry case. Other accessories could be purchased separately. The said "infant circumcision training kit" was allegedly developed with the assistance from one of the top medical schools in Wisconsin, with the help of medical professionals from South Africa and Indonesia, reports The Sun . (more...)
Nawazuddin Siddiqui Looks Uncannily Like Bal Thackeray In The Teaser Of Thackeray! Nawazuddin Siddiqui Looks Uncannily Like Bal Thackeray In The Teaser Of Thackeray!
- December 22, 2017

Nawazuddin Siddiqui's troubles are escalating with each passing day thanks to his infamous memoir " An Ordinary Life ". Well, at the moment, all we could do is wait for the film to release. I was immensely touched when I saw a photo of myself on the side of bedridden Balasaheb. For him, Mr Bachchan said, Balasaheb was like family and their relation was "very intimate and personal". (more...)
Eminem Admits That He Uses Tinder... & Grindr?! Eminem Admits That He Uses Tinder... & Grindr?!
- December 22, 2017

In a recent interview with Vulture , Em talked about why he hates Trump so much. Don Jr. said it's pathetic that a Grammy-winning rapper is foaming at the mouth, practicing snarky comebacks against a senior citizen. "I remember four songs leaked and I had to go to L.A. and get Dre and record new ones", he said. "I thought, 'We've tried everything else, why not him?'" "Your World" panel reacts to rappers attacks on the president. (more...)
Meghan Markle stuns in Self-Portrait dress at Queen's Christmas lunch
- December 22, 2017

It will likely be the first time for Markle, 36, to meet numerous extended royal family members, with more than 50 royals attending the lunch. The star wore a £300 lace, midi dress by London-based brand Self Portrait , which is created by Malaysian designer Han Chong. (more...)
After big poll wins, in Modi's tears flows the BJP's journey
- December 22, 2017

Addressing his party workers, the prime minister congratulated them for their hard work in the elections. Prime Minister Narendra Modi made an emotional speech at the meeting of the BJP parliamentary party here on Wednesday, terming the party's triumph in the Gujarat and Himachal Pradesh Assembly elections a "great victory". (more...)
McConnell Says No to Ryan's Dream of Cutting Entitlements in 2018 McConnell Says No to Ryan's Dream of Cutting Entitlements in 2018
- December 22, 2017

Instead, he said Congress needs to move on to issues that will get some Democratic support, like infrastructure. "But by no means has Obamacare been repealed or replaced", Graham said in his statement. Earlier this month, the Kentucky Chamber along with several local chambers encouraged Congress to pass sensible tax reform to improve the competitiveness of the USA and allow businesses to be more profitable and invest in new opportunities. (more...)
Anissa Weier Sentenced To 25 Years In Mental Health Facility Anissa Weier Sentenced To 25 Years In Mental Health Facility
- December 22, 2017

The judge is expected to sentence Weier, who was 12 at the time of the attack, to at least three years at a facility. But she could also be released earlier under court supervision, if doctors believe she is well enough. Prosecutor Kevin Osborne argued against the sentencing and said, "Considering the nature and gravity of this offense, being supervised until the age of 37 is not all that long.in terms of the fact that Payton is looking at a lifetime of scars, physical scars and ... (more...)
Pope's role in disgraced cardinal's funeral draws outrage Pope's role in disgraced cardinal's funeral draws outrage
- December 22, 2017

From the long-range point of view, Law is hardly the first cardinal in the history of the Church to have made dubious decisions or engaged in conduct that's arguably immoral, and a funeral Mass is not understood here as a form of absolution for those misdeeds. (more...)
You'll Want to Steal This Funny Teacher Gift Idea You'll Want to Steal This Funny Teacher Gift Idea
- December 22, 2017

Some parents may joke that their kids are the reason they drink, but one couple is remembering that their child's teachers may feel the same way. Typically something small like a candle or flower to say thank you. DJ Sommers gave media outlets permission (including The Washington Post) to use the photos. The photos quickly went viral, with over 35,000 favorites and 5,000 retweets. (more...)
Catalan separatists set to reclaim absolute majority: partial results Catalan separatists set to reclaim absolute majority: partial results
- December 22, 2017

The Spanish government had called the early vote in the hope of having a more moderate Catalan administration to deal with - the previous one held an illegal referendum to secede from Spain and its MPs then declared unilateral independence, triggering the country's worst political crisis in decades. (more...)
NY District Judge Tosses Emoluments Suit Against Trump for Lack of Standing NY District Judge Tosses Emoluments Suit Against Trump for Lack of Standing
- December 22, 2017

A federal court in New York City has dismissed a lawsuit against President Donald Trump that alleged his failure to divest from the Trump business empire violated anti-corruption provisions of the Constitution. The Justice Department, in a statement, said it "appreciates the Court's ruling and its conclusion that Plaintiffs lack standing to pursue these claims in federal court, that Plaintiffs' claims do not fall within the zone of interests of the Emoluments Clauses, and that Plaintiffs' ... (more...)
Johnson & Johnson (Put) (JNJ) Shareholder Capstone Investment Advisors Boosted Position; Cypress Semiconductor
- December 22, 2017

Capstone Investment Advisors Llc who had been investing in Johnson & Johnson (Put) for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $379.41 billion market cap company. Goldman Sachs upgraded Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ ) rating on Monday, March 14. Abner Herrman Brock Ltd Liability Corp holds 28,437 shares or 0.65% of its portfolio. (more...)
Democrats plan to use tax bill to attack Republicans at midterms
- December 22, 2017

The 1986 tax overhaul was legislated over more than a year. "We got it done", Mr. Trump said at a midday cabinet meeting at the White House . The White House has claimed repeatedly that the tax bill could cost the president "a lot of money", without providing evidence. (more...)

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