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by | December 17, 2017 | 03:24

Rep. Kristi L. Noem (R-S.D.), one of the Republicans responsible for presenting a finalized bill, claimed the tax credit had been expanded and that the bill was "in a good spot... The Alternative Minimum Tax would also remain in place for individuals, although repealed for corporation, but increases the exemption for individuals up to $500,000 and joint filers up to $1 million.

by | December 17, 2017 | 03:09

Stafford completed 25 of his 33 throws, to eight different receivers, for 237 yards, two touchdowns and no interceptions. The Bears' short-handed secondary situation became even more precarious when safety Chris Prosinski, starting for the injured Adrian Amos, suffered a concussion and was ruled out of the Bears' game against the Lions on Saturday at Ford Field.

by | December 16, 2017 | 19:14

The US Geological Survey said the quake of magnitude 6.5 was focused only 0.3 kilometre southwest of the Cipatujah area in West Java Province, very near to the land, a 91km under the seabed. "Suddenly, we felt dizzy, but constantly". People in the coastal city of Cilacap evacuated as a precaution fearing a tsunami. Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, a spokesman for the disaster agency, said in a press briefing on Saturday three people had been killed, seven injured and hundreds of buildings damaged, ...

by | December 16, 2017 | 19:07

They said that they were treating the deaths as suspicious, but declined to say whether the bodies showed signs of trauma and did not provide details on the time or cause of death. "Barry Sherman was a more reserved man but a man who over his business career created hundreds and hundreds of jobs for people in the City of Toronto and he loyally invested in the City of Toronto, keeping a lot of the manufacturing and other operations of Apotex here in the city".

by | December 16, 2017 | 18:58

Ambassador to the United Nations once again today took the same line accusing the Iranian government of supplying the missile that hit Saudi Arabia on 4 November - an accusation that we categorically reject as unfounded and, at the same time, irresponsible, provocative and destructive".

by | December 16, 2017 | 18:51

The bill was drafted by Home Minister Rajnath Singh , External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Law Minister Ravi Shankar Prasad , Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Junior Law Minister PP Chaudhary, reported PTI . Under the draft legislation, triple talaq in any form - spoken, in writing or by electronic means such as email, SMS or WhatsApp - would be illegal and void.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:28

The Parliament Winter Session 2017 will be the first parliament session after M Venkaiah Naidu became the Vice President and chairperson of the Rajya Sabha , as well as the first session after Rahul Gandhi became Congress President. Agriculture distress, GST rollout and alleged misuse of enforcement agencies are some of the other issues the Opposition will rake up to attack the Government.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:23

Mohamed Hussein said. At least 10 people have died from a suicide bombing attack on Somalia Police Academy by the Islamic extremist - Al-Shabab in Somalia's capital on Thursday. There was no immediate claim of responsibility for the attack. This group is known for carrying out similar attacks frequently in Mogadishu and other areas of the state.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:16

The Salvation Army in Chickasaw County has raised over $20,000 from the Kettle Campaign in the last two years. "The Salvation Army is committed to continue fighting for good throughout the county - standing ready to combat hopelessness and despair wherever it may exist", said Captain Caleb B.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:17

Researchers are now working with the state Christmas tree association to test a new rot-resistant variety of fir and to come up with a standard for measuring moisture in Christmas trees. Two of his three locations - 8445 SW 72nd Ave. and 8200 SW 104th St. - are still open with 500 trees each, which he expects to last through the weekend.

by | December 15, 2017 | 09:11

She was "fired" by Trump during the run, but reappeared years later on Trump's " Celebrity Apprentice ". Some sources, including CNN White House correspondent April D. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders said Manigault Newman's resignation is effective January 20, one year since Trump's inauguration.

by | December 15, 2017 | 00:07

In its counter-memorial, Pakistan stated that Jadhav is not an ordinary criminal as he had entered the country with the intent of spying and carrying out sabotage. Islamabad has said that the case of Kulbhushan Jadhav substantiates India's continued involvement in subversive activities in Pakistan. Jadhav was sentenced to death earlier this year by a Pakistani military court.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:37

The issue was, of course, brought up in Tuesday's interview, when Moore's spokesperson also said that he still believes people of Muslim faith should not be allowed to serve the US because they can't swear on a bible. "If they do an expulsion for him.does that mean that any senator they don't like can be expelled?" Jones's unlikely victory in Alabama counts as another positive signal for Democrats heading into 2018.

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:38

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson addresses a joint news conference with European Union foreign policy chief Federica Mogherini at the European Council in Brussels, Belgium, December 5, 2017. "But can we at least sit down and see each other face to face and then we can begin to lay out a map, a roadmap of what we might be willing to work toward?" The offer to North Korea comes amid crippling sanctions on the country and high tension over its nuclear weapons program - and just after another ...

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:23

Gillibrand also responded to Trump's insult by sending out her own message via Twitter. He called the New York Democrat " lightweight " and "a total flunky for Chuck Schumer ", the Senate Democratic leader, claiming Gillibrand "would come to my office "begging" for campaign contributions not so long ago (and would do anything for them)".

by | December 13, 2017 | 06:09

Gusty northeast winds on the backside of the departing low pressure system may produce some patchy drifting snow in rural open areas late Wednesday. On the back side of the low, lake effect snow will set up, giving us additional snow for Wednesday and into Thursday.

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:48

He was speaking with five Iraqi flags and dozens of servicemen from different branches behind him. "We honor the sacrifices of the Iraqi people, its security forces, and the Kurdish Peshmerga, and admire the unity in their ranks that had made this day possible".

by | December 12, 2017 | 18:49

Batting only for the third time in his fortnight-long global career, Ambris was dismissed hit-wicket for the second time in the ongoing second Test between New Zealand and West Indies in Hamilton on Sunday. Neil Wagner was the best of the bowlers with 3-42. Kraigg Brathwaite was not out 45 with Shai Hope on 14. Chase then received a ball from Colin de Grandhomme which also shaped enough to beat the bat and to hit off stumps.

by | December 11, 2017 | 03:44

Thousands of Palestin-ians demonstrated, scores were hurt and at least one killed in clashes with Israeli troops on a "day of rage" on Friday against Trump's recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital. The president was flanked by his daughter Ivanka, who converted to Judaism when she married her husband, Jared Kushner, and their three children. A Holocaust survivor, Louise Lawrence-Israels, spoke at the event about hiding as a young girl in an Amsterdam attic.

by | December 11, 2017 | 03:41

Lebanese Communist Party head Hanna Gharib addressed the demonstrators, calling the United States " the enemy of Palestine ". Lebanese forces fired tear gas and water cannons at the demonstrations, who gathered to express displeasure with Wednesday's announcement from the USA head of state.