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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 ...

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 ...

Alabama WR John Metchie III (ACL) out for playoffs

Alabama star wide receiver John Metchie III sustained a season-ending ACL injury in Saturday's 41-24 victory against No. 1 Georgia ...

Alabama reclaims No. 1 spot in AP poll; Georgia falls to No. 3

Alabama reclaimed the No. 1 spot in the Associated Press Top 25 poll on Sunday, the same day the College ...

Report: Alabama fears torn ACL for WR John Metchie III

Alabama fears star wide receiver John Metchie III sustained a season-ending knee injury in Saturday's 41-24 victory against No. 1 ...

Top 25 roundup: No. 3 Alabama stuns No. 1 Georgia in SEC title game

Bryce Young passed for 421 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 3 Alabama punched its ticket to the College Football ...

Top 25 roundup: No. 16 Alabama turns back No. 3 Gonzaga

Jaden Shackelford canned six 3-pointers and scored 28 points Saturday night to tie his career high as No. 16 Alabama ...

No. 16 Alabama takes down No. 3 Gonzaga

Jaden Shackelford canned six 3-pointers and scored 28 points Saturday night to tie his career high as No. 16 Alabama ...

No. 3 Alabama crushes No. 1 Georgia in SEC title game

Bryce Young passed for 421 yards and three touchdowns, and No. 3 Alabama punched its ticket to the College Football ...

Alabama WR John Metchie III (leg) exits SEC title game

Alabama wide receiver John Metchie III left the Southeastern Conference Championship Game late in the first half and was ruled ...

No. 1 Georgia heavily-backed favorite vs. No. 3 Alabama

To Georgia defensive lineman Travon Walker, his team's plan for the Southeastern Conference championship game against Alabama on Saturday is ...

No. 3 Gonzaga gets another test in No. 16 Alabama

It wasn't quite the bounce-back effort Gonzaga coach Mark Few had hoped for after losing to then-No. 5 Duke on ...

Heisman Trophy Odds: Bryce Young back in front of C.J. Stroud

Alabama quarterback Bryce Young has leaped back in front of Ohio State's C.J. Stroud in the race for the Heisman ...

QB Daniel Jones ruled out vs. Dolphins; Mike Glennon to start

Dan Salomone Daniel Jones has been ruled out for Sunday's game in Miami after the quarterback was not cleared for ...

Raiders sign long snapper Carson Tinker to active roster

Raiders Public Relations HENDERSON, Nev. - The Las Vegas Raiders have signed free agent LS Carson Tinker, the club announced ...

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 ...

3 Things to Know | Jets vs. Eagles

Philadelphia Has NFL’s No. 1 Rushing Offense; Elijah Moore Is Playing at a High Speed Ethan Greenberg Running GameThe Eagles ...

U.S. Supreme Court appears to be siding with new limits on abortion rights

WASHINGTON, Dec. 1 (Xinhua) -- The conservative majority in the U.S. Supreme Court signaled Wednesday that they would uphold a ...

Alabama football names permanent captains at team banquet

Alabama football team awards: Who did Crimson Tide players vote as their MVP? Tuscaloosa Magazine ...

West Alabama Christmas Parade CFB Playoff Updates Patch

West Alabama Christmas Parade + CFB Playoff Updates Patch.com ...

Latter-day Saint missionary hospitalized after being shot in Alabama church

Latter-day Saint missionary hospitalized after being shot in Alabama church East Idaho News ...

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 ...

SEC Championship Preview- How Alabama can get to the College Football Playoff

The SEC Championship Game has always been a game full of excitement, great teams, great players and massive implications on ...

Tim James files paperwork for gubernatorial effort with Secretary of State

Former gubernatorial candidate Tim James has established a principal campaign committee to run for governor with the Alabama Secretary of ...

Troubled Alabama antipoverty group reverses closure plan

An antipoverty agency that planned to close because of financial problems linked to alleged mismanagement reversed itself will remain open ...

Jim Zeigler- Pearl Harbor and Alabama 80 years later

Eighty years ago, in the sneak attack on Pearl Harbor, Japanese forces surprised and killed 2,403 Americans and wounded more ...

City of Tuscaloosa trolls Georgia after Alabama SEC championship win

City of Tuscaloosa trolls Georgia after Alabama football SEC championship win Tuscaloosa Magazine ...

Nick Saban thanks media for 'yummy' rat poison after Alabama win

Nick Saban thanks media for 'yummy' rat poison after Alabama beat Georgia New York Post ...

Code Blue Sunday Against Alabama - University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Athletics

Code Blue Sunday Against Alabama - University of Tennessee at Chattanooga Athletics GoMocs.com ...

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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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