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Two-thirds of American voters want rich to pay tax on stock gains

AUSTIN, Texas -- Nearly seven in ten Americans say billionaires are not paying their fair share in taxes, according to ...


California refining more than 50% of oil from Amazon rainforests

LOS ANGELES -- California-based facilities are refining half of all the oil drilled in the Amazon rainforests, according to a ...


Cyberattack strikes state's health department

The Department of Health in Maryland was hit with a cyberattack shortly after the state announced multiple cases of the ...


Ben Roethlisberger to address playing status after season

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger plans to discuss his playing status after this season. Roethlisberger addressed the situation -- well, ...


Report: Ravens fear CB Marlon Humphrey lost for season

The Baltimore Ravens fear Pro Bowl cornerback Marlon Humphrey suffered a torn pectoral muscle and will be lost for the ...


NFL roundup: Lions get first win with TD on final play

Jared Goff completed an 11-yard touchdown pass to Amon-Ra St. Brown on the last play of the game and the ...


Steelers score late, hold off Ravens

Ben Roethlisberger and Diontae Johnson connected on the go-ahead touchdown with 1:48 remaining, and the Pittsburgh Steelers stopped the Baltimore ...


Pete Nance, Northwestern too strong for Maryland

Pete Nance had 17 points and 10 rebounds as visiting Northwestern ruined Danny Manning's debut as interim coach in a ...


Ten tempting TD scorer props for Week 13

Week 13 is here and it's time to scan the board for the best touchdown scorer props of the weekend. ...


New-look Maryland braces for test from Northwestern

Being merely a good coach isn't good enough at Maryland. So, after winning 66.1 percent of his games and helping ...


Steelers activate LB T.J. Watt from COVID list

The Pittsburgh Steelers activated star linebacker T.J. Watt on Saturday after just five days in COVID-19 protocols. Watt, who tested ...


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Netflix staff convicted of insider trading, sentenced to prison

NEW YORK CITY, New York: A former Netflix software engineer and his friend will serve time in prison after being ...

$3,000 fine for Austrian surgeon who amputated wrong leg

VIENNA, Austria: A surgeon who amputated the wrong leg of an 82-year-old patient in May, later describing the mistake as ...

WWII bomb explodes during construction in Munich, 4 injured

MUNICH, Germany: German authorities announced this week that a World War II bomb exploded at a construction site next to ...

Western allies outline new sanctions on Belarus over migrants

LONDON, England: The United States, United Kingdom, European Union, and Canada have agreed to tackle the ongoing migrant crisis on ...

African white rhinos flown to Rwanda to evade poachers

AKAGERA NATIONAL PARK, Rwanda: Thirty white rhinos from South Africa were flown by conservationists to Akagera National Park in Rwanda, ...

Mexican gang crashes into prison, flees with nine inmates

MEXICO CITY, Mexico: A Mexican gang crashed vehicles into a Mexican jail this week, in a successful bid to free ...

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Dollar Tree raises prices to $1.25 in first price increase in 35 years

CHESAPEAKE, Virginia: Discount retail chain Dollar Tree said it will raise its prices from $1 to $1.25 for most of ...

Two-thirds of American voters want rich to pay tax on stock gains

AUSTIN, Texas -- Nearly seven in ten Americans say billionaires are not paying their fair share in taxes, according to ...

California refining more than 50% of oil from Amazon rainforests

LOS ANGELES -- California-based facilities are refining half of all the oil drilled in the Amazon rainforests, according to a ...

Cyberattack strikes state's health department

The Department of Health in Maryland was hit with a cyberattack shortly after the state announced multiple cases of the ...

Ben Roethlisberger to address playing status after season

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger plans to discuss his playing status after this season. Roethlisberger addressed the situation -- well, ...

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Grab app valued at $40 billion in debut on Nasdaq

SINGAPORE: Singapore-based Grab, the major ride sharing app used in South East Asia, has made its stock market debut on ...


After decades of delays, Shell Oil gives up on UK's Cambo oilfield

LONDON, England: Shell Oil announced this week that it has abandoned its plans to develop the Cambo oil field west ...


China Evergrande worries keep lid on Asian stock markets

SYDNEY, NSW, Australia - Stocks in Asia closed modestly lower Monday as markets appeared to be coming to grips with ...


US saw only 210,000 hired in November, falls short of expectations

WASHINGTON D.C.: In a reversal of the predictions of expected job growth issued by economists, U.S. employers hired only 210,000 ...


Dollar Tree raises prices to $1.25 in first price increase in 35 years

CHESAPEAKE, Virginia: Discount retail chain Dollar Tree said it will raise its prices from $1 to $1.25 for most of ...


GM cathode battery plant seeks to lower cost of electric car batteries

DETROIT, Michigan: General Motors has announced that it will construct a new cathode factory in North America for its electric ...


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Hyatt Regency New Orleans

Expectations were high for this top of the line Hyatt product in "The Big Easy". The taxi rolled up to the rear of the ...

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