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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 ...


Mile High Morning: Broncos' defense shows its teeth vs. Chargers

Sam Weaver The LeadThe Broncos' defense was hyped as potentially the best in the league heading into the the 2021 ...


Walker scores 18 to lift UAB past Saint Louis 77-72

Walker scores 18 to lift UAB past Saint Louis 77-72 The Edwardsville Intelligencer UAB holds off Saint Louis for crucial ...


Know your Mothers from your Flappers? Try our Birmingham music venue quiz

Know your Mothers from your Flappers? Try our Birmingham music venue quiz Birmingham Live ...


Parents of Louis Watkiss reveal how he died at SnowDome and why they want law change

Parents of Louis Watkiss reveal how he died at SnowDome and why they want law change Birmingham Live ...


Review- Kevin Birmingham's book "The Sinner and the Saint"

Review: Kevin Birmingham's book "The Sinner and the Saint" Los Angeles Times ...


'Everyone went wild' - Loki star Tom Hiddleston thrills Birmingham with taste of Hollywood

'Everyone went wild' - Loki star Tom Hiddleston thrills Birmingham with taste of Hollywood Birmingham Live ...


Covid Omicron cases nearly quadruple as another 75 confirmed in England

Covid Omicron cases nearly quadruple as another 75 confirmed in England Birmingham Live ...


He Never Touched the Murder Weapon. Alabama Sentenced Him to Die.

He Never Touched the Murder Weapon. Alabama Sentenced Him to Die. The New York Times ...


'In trouble' - Every word from Lee Bowyer as Birmingham City lose at Millwall

'In trouble' - Every word from Lee Bowyer as Birmingham City lose at Millwall Birmingham Live ...


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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 ...

Laos-China railway begins operating in December

VIENTIANE, Laos: A railway connecting Laos and China will begin operations, though significantly adding to Laos' debt burden.The railway line, ...

Robot company will pay $200,000 for human faces for use on robots

PERM KRAI, Russia: Tech company Promobot is planning the launch of a new line of human-looking robots, but first they ...

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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 ...

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 ...

Marcus Freeman to debut in Fiesta Bowl after Notre Dame's CFP miss

Looks like Notre Dame has turned into the ultimate bubble team for the College Football Playoff. The Irish were the ...

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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 ...


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 ...


Capital One takes lead among major bank by ending overdraft fees

MCLEAN, Virginia: Capital One bank has announced plans to cancel overdraft fees early next year, and becoming the largest bank ...


BMW new XM hybrid concept vehicle to begin production in 2022

MUNICH, Germany: Automaker BMW has announced the launch of its new concept plug-in hybrid electric vehicle, the first M class ...


Man discovers rare deep sea fish on San Diego beach

SAN DIEGO, California: Californian Jay Beiler was recently walking on San Diego's Black's Beach when he saw a disturbing-looking fish ...


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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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