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Corporate America paying lowest tax share since Eisenhower

U.S. companies contributed 7.6% of the $3.5 trillion in total federal income tax revenue collected for 2018, down two percentage points from the...

NORAD intercepts 4 Russian bombers and 2 fighter jets

Four Russian bombers and two fighter jets were intercepted near the coast of Alaska on Monday by North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), the...

Google will crack down on deceptive anti-abortion ads

Google is planning to crack down on misleading advertisements from anti-abortion groups that present themselves as abortion providers. The change in ad policies comes...

Government will pay you $1,000 to adopt a mustang

The government is taking a unique approach to control the record-breaking population of wild horses: paying you $1,000 to adopt one. Approximately 50,000 mustangs are...

McDonald’s workers say they were sexually harassed

McDonald's workers have filed a total of 25 claims and lawsuits alleging they were sexually harassed on the job. The accusations include groping,...

Gov. urges businesses in anti-abortion states to move

Connecticut Governor Ned Lamont has a message for women-owned businesses in states that have passed abortion bans: leave your state and come to ours....

House Judiciary meets as Don McGahn refuses to testify

The House Judiciary Committee is meeting on Tuesday after a subpoena for former White House counsel Don McGahn to appear before the panel and...

Great white shark tracked in Long Island Sound for “first time ever”

Great white sharks off the Carolina coast A great white shark that was tagged last year off Nova Scotia was detected in Long Island Sound...

Same carrier involved in 2nd deadly Alaska small plane crash in week

Taquan Air float plane that crashed into Metlakatla Harbor, Alaska on May 20, 2019 is seen being towed to a beach; two people died...

Wrongfully convicted man to get $1.5 million after 46 years in prison

Detroit — Before becoming America's most unlikely art phenom, Richard Phillips was in prison. In 1971, he was arrested for a murder we now...

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