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57% of U.S. households paid no federal income tax last year as Covid took a toll, study says...
More than half of Americans paid no federal income tax last year due to Covid-relief funds, tax credits and stimulus, according to a new report.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-25 17:08 UTC
It Took Until Now for the Government to Care About Cryptocurrency...
The president has asked the Treasury to examine the feasibility of a "digital dollar."
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-25 16:47 UTC
10 CEOs of airlines call on President Biden to 'move on' from mask mandates on flights...
Nearly a dozen CEOs of airline companies signed a letter demanding that President Joe Biden end the federal mask mandate on flights. The letter praised Biden for his leadership against the pandemic but said that the current infection statistics indicated
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-24 01:18 UTC
LA Marathon Runner Dies After Suffering "Major Heart Attack" at Finish Line...
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Trisha Paddock back row on left Los Angeles, CA A 46-year-old marathon runner died on Sunday after collapsing at the finish line. Trisha Paddock, a mother of 3, suffered a "major" heart attack at the finish line and died at the hospital after bein
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-24 01:18 UTC
Record-high gas prices pose surprising new problems for consumers at pump...
With gas prices in the United States the highest they've been in 14 years, drivers are facing a new kind of pain at the pump: fueling limits that may deny them a full tank.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-24 01:14 UTC
Newsom proposes $400 debit cards to offset rising gas prices...
California Gov. Gavin Newsom unveiled a tax relief plan Wednesday that would send $400 per car to registered owners in response to surging gas prices across the United States.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-24 01:13 UTC
Madeleine Albright, first female secretary of state, dies at 84...
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Madeleine Albright, the first female U.S. secretary of state, has died of cancer, her family said Wednesday. She was 84.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-23 20:38 UTC
IRS probe finds nearly $2 billion in coronavirus stimulus-related fraud...
IRS investigators have uncovered more than $1.8 billion in fraudulent activity related to federal COVID-19 stimulus funds, the agency said Wednesday.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-23 18:16 UTC
Willie Wilson to donate $1 million in free gas...
The last gas giveaway Wilson held caused traffic jams and was criticized by some as a publicity stunt. But Wilson said people will criticize him no matter what, so "I say let them criticize me for doing good."
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-23 02:02 UTC
Secret Service confirms Pence was taken to underground loading dock on Jan. 6...
The Secret Service escorted former Vice President Mike Pence to an underground loading dock during the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol, where he waited with his wife and daughter for around five hours.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-22 13:05 UTC
NBC News slammed over photoshopped picture of swimmer Lia Thomas...
This obvious contrast has led to accusations that NBC News is trying to manipulate its viewers amid the controversy surrounding
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-21 15:21 UTC
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA to Hold Advisory Committee Meeting on COVID-19 Vaccines to Discuss Future Boosters...
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: FDA to Hold Advisory Committee Meeting on COVID-19 Vaccines to Discuss Future BoostersPR NewswireSILVER SPRING, Md., March 21, 2022SILVER SPRING, Md.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-21 14:17 UTC
Inflation is getting worse for the goods and services Americans need the most...
At the grocery store and the hospital, the staples of life in the US are leaving Americans shelling out far more than they did before the pandemic.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-19 12:55 UTC
‘The Public Was Misled’: Audit Finds New York Undercounted Nursing Home Deaths, Cuomo Tried To Cover Up...
New York undercounted the number of COVID-19 related nursing home deaths by more than 4,000 while Gov. Cuomo was in office, according to an audit.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-16 15:59 UTC
U.S. Senate approves bill that would make Daylight Savings Time permanent in 2023...
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The U.S. Senate voted unanimously on Tuesday to make Daylight Savings Time permanent, a move supporters say would make winter afternoons brighter and end the twice changing of clocks.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-15 21:00 UTC
'Sh*t Like This Makes No Sense': Trevor Noah Blasts NYC COVID Rules Over Kyrie Irving...
'I don't care like how COVID compliant you are, shit like this makes zero sense'
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-15 13:52 UTC
Sen. Rand Paul pushes amendment to eliminate, divvy up Dr. Anthony Fauci's job...
Sen. Rand Paul of Kentucky said Monday he will introduce an amendment to fire Dr. Anthony Fauci as director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases and divide his role among three institutes. Mr. Paul, a Republican, said in a Fox News
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-14 14:29 UTC
U.S. inflation rate heats up to another 40-year high at 7.9%...
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Propelled by surging costs for gas, food and housing, consumer inflation jumped 7.9 per cent over the past year, the sharpest spike since 1982 and likely only a harbinger of even higher prices to come.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-10 15:03 UTC
Majority of Americans in Ukrainians' Shoes Would Stay and Fight But, Majority of Democrats Would Flee: Quinnipiac Poll...
A majority of both Republicans and Independents in the U.S. would stay and fight for their country's freedom, if they were in the shoes of the Ukrainians currently under attack by Russia, results of a new Quinnipiac University Poll reveals.
By Anonymous Submission on 2022-03-08 22:37 UTC
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