The smartphone pings again. It’s another text from a client glued to coverage of the congressional tax bills, asking what it means for his business. With the hand-scribbled ink still wet on... To view the full story, click the title link.
(AP Photo/Susan Walsh) President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign-style rally at the Pensacola Bay Center, in Pensacola, Fla., Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. T he historic 10-story Nabisco plant in Southwest Chicago had long been a point ofShow More Summary
The 28 Republicans in the high-tax blue states of California, New York, and New Jersey will face a moment of truth when the House votes again on the tax bill.
A funny thing happened when Congress approved a tax cut for the middle class eight years ago: Most Americans didn't notice. The 2009 economic-stimulus bill contained a one-year tax break … Click to Continue »
These three images by staff photographer Bill Varie appeared in the April 15, 1979, Los Angeles Times. The extended caption reported: Jaycees in Big Spring, Texas, paid citizens $2.75 a pound for rattlesnakes during the annual March roundup to rid the area of snakes. Just coming out of hibernation,...
Suspicions are growing that North Korea has resumed forging $100 dollar bills that are so realistic that they are virtually indistinguishable from genuine currency. It took a team of forgery specialists at South Korea's KEB Hana Bank to confirm that a single $100 bill found at a branch in Seoul in November was a fake. Show More Summary
Today’s Republicans would have fit right in to Herbert Hoover’s administration. Shortly after President Trump took office, House Speaker Paul Ryan could feel just how close he was to finally achieving the goal he and his party colleagues had dreamed about for decades. Show More Summary
Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam has appointed Kyle Hedrick as circuit judge in Hamilton County. Hedrick will replace Judge W. Neil Thomas III, who retired after two decades on the 11th … Click to Continue »
New Mexico lawmakers are getting a new financial planning tool designed to help them forecast future tax revenues as they contemplate changes to the state tax code. Republican Sen. Bill … Click to Continue »
Rachel Maddow looks at crowds of protesters who gathered at the local congressional offices of Republican members of Congress to protest the Republican tax...
Bill Stanton says those who take mass transit should always carry these two items with them.
Rachel Maddow notes some of the protests against the Republican tax bill that took place despite challenging winter weather, and Secretary Mnuchin's meager...
Mayor Bill de Blasio will announce a plan geared toward converting 800 apartments used to house the homeless into affordable housing.
California’s wildfires are now larger than New York City and Boston combined—98,000 residents have been evacuated and at least 25,000 homes are threatened. As the destruction rages on, Republican members of Congress are gunning to limit taxpayers’ ability to write off losses from wildfires and...
Roy Moore pulled out all the stops at his final campaign rally before the upcoming election, bringing friends and family forward to testify to how fine, upright and upstanding he is. One of them, Bill Sailing, shared a story from Moore's...Show More Summary
On last Friday’s edition of the Glenn Beck’s radio program, former Fox News host Bill O’Reilly doubled down on claims about the existence of an audio recording of an anti-Trump individual offering “$200,000 to file sexual harassment charges against then-presidential candidate Donald J. Show More Summary
Philadelphia is a city in mourning, but also one with a flicker of hope. A day after Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz hobbled off to the Coliseum locker room during the third quarter against the Rams, the grim news was confirmed: The NFL most valuable player candidate suffered a torn anterior cruciate...
Enterprise cryptocurrency wallet startup BitGo Inc. has raised $42.5 million in new funding in a Series B round led by Valor Equity Partners that included David Sacks, Bill Lee and DRW. As part of the deal, Antonio Gracias of Valor Equity Partners, also a board member at Tesla Inc. Show More Summary
LAGUNA BEACH The city is moving ahead with a survey to determine whether residents would be willing to foot the bills to bury overhead power lines along the city’s major evacuations routes and in neighborhoods to reduce the threat of fires. The City Council last week voted unanimously to spend $240,000 for a group of […]