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Tax plan hurts college students

Tax plan hurts college students

Regardless of how universities would choose to restructure graduate aid, the House proposal goes a long way toward including most nonwage compensation as taxable income , which would work toward creating a more encompassing definition of income that does not favor one type of compensation or consumption over another. Read More

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Titans QB Marcus Mariota (Hamstring) Not Expected to Play vs. Dolphins

Despite the heat Cutler is getting from the fans and some football pundits in Miami area, Salguero is still a believer that the veteran quarterback will pull it through somehow. Last season, Cassel won his only start and threw for 150 yards, one touchdown and one pick in that game. When Cutler goes 12 of 26 for 92 yards and a 52.1 passer rating as he did Sunday, he knows it doesn't actually jeopardize his job. Read More

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Americans think Congressional tax reform may be coming

Americans think Congressional tax reform may be coming

That legislation is set to reach the Senate floor later this month, with a goal of launching joint budget negotiations by the end of October. In fact, history indicates that with Republicans in control of the White House and both chambers in Congress , when push comes to shove and our elected leaders are compelled to find money to replace the revenues lost to tax cuts, they will inevitably turn to federal entitlement programs. Read More

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DACA Deadline Only a Temporary Reprieve from Fear of Deportation

DACA Deadline Only a Temporary Reprieve from Fear of Deportation

An estimated 800,000 young adults in America legally go to school or work through DACA, including about 1,000 Sacramento State students, according to the university's Dreamer Resource Center. Chavarria said Thursday's deadline to renew DACA status was unjust. Immigration attorneys and legal counselors across the country have been urging their clients whose status expires before March 5 to renew. Read More

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US Intelligence Officials Call N.Korean Leader 'Very Rational'

He also pointed out that "being nice" hadn't work for 25 years during three administrations. They are, however, paying attention to Trump's own statements and tweets - which often contradict those of his underlings. A POST mortem was performed on the body of Kim Jong-nam a day late due to objection from the North Korean embassy, the court heard today. While the chance of a direct attack on USA allies Japan and South Korea remains slim, Zagurek said history was replete with miscalculation ... Read More

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US Intelligence Officials Call N.Korean Leader 'Very Rational'

He also pointed out that "being nice" hadn't work for 25 years during three administrations. They are, however, paying attention to Trump's own statements and tweets - which often contradict those of his underlings. A POST mortem was performed on the body of Kim Jong-nam a day late due to objection from the North Korean embassy, the court heard today. While the chance of a direct attack on USA allies Japan and South Korea remains slim, Zagurek said history was replete with miscalculation ... Read More

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Francesa: Girardi Was Among Yankees' Stars In Wild-Card Win

Francesa: Girardi Was Among Yankees' Stars In Wild-Card Win

Wearing an "OCTOBER READY" workout T-shirt, Sanchez said that the young Yankees will "focus on being ready and have fun", trying their best to treat it as Game 163 of the season. The Yankees were fifth at 3.72. He was credited with the win as the Yankees advanced to the ALDS round. The Indians won 102 games , produced an AL record 22-game winning streak and posted the biggest run differential in the majors at plus-254. Read More

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Nadal upset over Catalan referendum

Nadal upset over Catalan referendum

The Catalan government said that around 2.26 million of the region's 5.34 million voters were able to cast their vote on Sunday. Spanish Justice Minister Rafael Catalá said that the constitution of Spain gives the country the right to intervene and run a region, like Catalonia , if they declare independence. Read More

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No Referendum Held in Catalonia, Says Spanish PM

No Referendum Held in Catalonia, Says Spanish PM

Recall that NAIJ.com reported that no less than 400 voters sustained different degrees of injury when the Spanish police descended on voters on October 1. Huge rallies and protests have been taking place as the vote, which the national government has declared illegal , drew closer. Police officers were said to have prevented some people from voting, seizing ballot papers and boxes at polling stations. Read More

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Georgia Looks Like A National Title Contender After Tennessee Win

A team that has a head coach who seems to be coaching for his job in Butch Jones , a quarterback situation that is a mess and they nearly lost to a UMass program as 28-point favorites. His defense gave up 378 yards to Georgia. Tennessee with only 13 yards through the air, and 32 on the ground. UPDATE 4:12 P.M.: Geogria's Jake Fromm passes to Wims for 12 yards for the TD. Read More

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Trump promotes 'giant, beautiful, massive' tax plan

Trump promotes 'giant, beautiful, massive' tax plan

It's not going to help. The only thing we see missing is making the reductions and reforms retroactive to January 2017 to accelerate the pro-growth impact, so for the most part they shouldn't be controversial. The short video concludes by asking viewers to "let Senators Heitkamp and Hoeven know: not one penny more , not one penny in tax cuts to millionaires, billionaires, and wealthy corporations". Read More

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Spanish police move in to stop banned Catalan independence referendum

Spanish police move in to stop banned Catalan independence referendum

But Jordi Sanchez, the president of the Catalan National Assembly, an influential pro-independence organisation, told AFP the court order "simply says that on Sunday these spaces can't be used for the referendum". On Saturday, the state prosecutor in Catalonia told all local and national police forces they would be placed temporarily under a single chain of command and report directly to the interior ministry in Madrid. Read More

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Americans running away in the Presidents Cup

Americans running away in the Presidents Cup

Their match was all square on the 18th hole Friday. A victory would give the Americans a record lead. "And when a player tells you that, he's basically telling you: 'Sit me out tomorrow.' That's what we made a decision to do". There is a mathematical chance that the Americans could clinch Saturday. The Internationals won three. "We have another 20 points left". "We are not laying down". Read More

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5 things we learned from Packers blowout win over Bears

5 things we learned from Packers blowout win over Bears

Glennon is averaging 5.75 yards per pass attempt - the very essence of small ball - ahead of only the Ravens' Joe Flacco. Glennon finished 21-of-33 for 218 yards with one touchdown and two interceptions. Sipla has only missed two games - wins against the Houston Texans and Seattle Seahawks last December - because he was hospitalized after a stroke. Both have come from inside 50 yards. Read More

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Republican tax proposals to call for sharp cut in corporation tax

Top republican leaders say they're making tax reform their focus now after striking out on health care, but not everyone is on board with the plan. Currently, that family starts out with at least $28,800 of income exempt from taxes, thanks to the standard deduction plus four exemptions. This provision would allow middle-class families to shield more of their income from taxation. Read More

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Saudi Arabia has lifted its historic ban on women driving

Saudi Arabia has lifted its historic ban on women driving

Sharif has written a book on the campaign, "Daring to Drive", which encompasses her struggle to drive on Saudi streets and also mentions how in the country ultra-conservative codes define lives. A few months later, King Salman ordered a review of laws that still make it hard for many women to work, travel, undergo medical procedures and go to university without the permission of a male relative or spouse. Read More

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New Poll Finds Bipartisan Consensus Among Voters on Need for Tax Reform

New Poll Finds Bipartisan Consensus Among Voters on Need for Tax Reform

Unfortunately for all the Republican tax cutters who used to be deficit hawks, we already have real-world historical evidence of what happens after massive tax cuts. That voter unrest could "manifest itself in primaries, it could manifest itself in not voting, and it could manifest itself in people saying 'Well, listen, if you can't it done I hear that Pelosi and Schumer are working with Trump these days, maybe we'll go in that direction, ' " Walker said. Read More

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