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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 ...


Report: Oregon DE Kayvon Thibodeaux to declare for NFL draft

Oregon defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux will declare for the NFL draft and forgo his final two seasons of eligibility, according ...


Thunder bounce back from historic loss, beat Pistons to snap skid

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had 30 points and 13 assists and Oklahoma City bounced back from the most lopsided loss in NBA ...


Texas Southern stuns No. 20 Florida for first win of season

PJ Henry scored 16 points off the bench and Joirdon Karl Nicholas scored 14 points to help previously winless Texas ...


Oklahoma buying in under new coach, ready to meet Butler

Tanner Groves knew Oklahoma would be a work in progress early in the season. The Sooners were adjusting to a ...


Colorado State names Nevada's Jay Norvell head football coach

Colorado State named Jay Norvell as its head football coach on Monday. He'll replace Steve Addazio, who was fired Thursday ...


Bowl Game Odds: Alabama-Georgia favored to meet in CFP title game

No. 1 Alabama and No. 3 Georgia have opened as significant favorites to meet in the College Football Playoff title ...


Alabama, Georgia open as sizeable favorites in CFP semis

No. 1 Alabama has opened as a 13.5-point favorite over No. 4 Cincinnati in the Cotton Bowl, according to the ...


Despite late shooting drought, Xavier outlasts Oklahoma St.

Paul Scruggs scored 19 points on 7-of-14 shooting to lead Xavier to a 77-71 victory over host Oklahoma State in ...


Bowl season set with matchups for all 84 teams

Following the revelation that the College Football Playoff would feature Alabama, Michigan, Georgia and Cincinnati, the remaining slate of bowl ...


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Does Pentagon need three-quarters-of-a-trillion-dollars every year?

Despite a disagreement over some amendments in the Senate, the United States Congress is poised to pass a $778 billion ...

German restrictions grow for unvaccinated citizens

BERLIN, Germany: In a bid to halt the spread of the fourth wave of COVID-19 in Germany, national and regional ...

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 ...

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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 ...

Report: Oregon DE Kayvon Thibodeaux to declare for NFL draft

Oregon defensive end Kayvon Thibodeaux will declare for the NFL draft and forgo his final two seasons of eligibility, according ...

Thunder bounce back from historic loss, beat Pistons to snap skid

Shai Gilgeous-Alexander had 30 points and 13 assists and Oklahoma City bounced back from the most lopsided loss in NBA ...

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U.S. stocks roar back as concerns over Covid variant diminish

NEW YORK, New York - U.S. stocks rallied on Monday as fears over the new Covid variant Omicron subsided."Reports of ...


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 ...


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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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