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It may be time to stop itemizing your taxes

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Around this time of year, many taxpayers begin the annual ritual of pondering The Big Question: Do I take the standard deduction or spend time hunting for receipts and filling...
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Why The Trump Decision To Delay Aid To Ukraine Is Under Scrutiny

Why The Trump Decision To Delay Aid To Ukraine Is Under Scrutiny

There are lots of reasons U.S. foreign aid can be held up or frozen. There's even a law that governs the issue. But many experts say what happened over the summer with Ukraine... Read more ...

California Congressman Duncan Hunter Will Step Down After Corruption Plea

California Congressman Duncan Hunter Will Step Down After Corruption Plea

The House member said he'll resign from office after the holidays. Read more ...

Buttigieg Shares Some Details About His McKinsey Work But Stays Mum On Clients

Buttigieg Shares Some Details About His McKinsey Work But Stays Mum On Clients

The Democratic presidential candidate has publicly called on the prestigious but controversial consulting firm to let him break his nondisclosure agreement. Read more ...

Trump Declines to Take Part in "Baseless" House Impeachment Inquiry

Trump Declines to Take Part in "Baseless" House Impeachment Inquiry

Democrats had offered to allow Trump to have attorneys representing him at future impeachment hearings in the House. (Image credit: Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images) Read more ...

White House won't take part in House Judiciary impeachment hearings

White House won't take part in House Judiciary impeachment hearings

The White House will not participate in future House Judiciary Committee hearings that are designed to outline evidence in support of President Donald Trump's removal from... Read more ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calls out Trump after news that Amazon plans to...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez calls out Trump after news that Amazon plans to hire 1,500 employees in New York City

Ocasio-Cortez tweeted Friday that Trump should focus Read more ...

Justice Ginsburg temporarily halts Trump financial records subpoena

Justice Ginsburg temporarily halts Trump financial records subpoena

Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg temporarily blocked a lower court ruling ordering two banks to release President Donald Trump's financial records to House Democrats... Read more ...

Less than a year after abandoning HQ2 in New York City, Amazon says it's...

Less than a year after abandoning HQ2 in New York City, Amazon says it's opening a new 1,500-employee office in NYC

Amazon announced plans to open a big, new office in New York City on Friday, instantly rekindling the heated arguments that engulfed its failed efforts to build a second... Read more ...

Trump says the EPA is looking 'very strongly' at 'sinks, showers, and other...

Trump says the EPA is looking 'very strongly' at 'sinks, showers, and other elements of bathrooms' because 'people' are flushing their toilets 10 to 15 times

At a Friday meeting at the White House, President Donald Trump spoke at length about water and energy conservation in bathrooms. He said "we're looking very strongly at sinks... Read more ...

‘People have real questions about this': Hunter-Ukraine questions cloud...

‘People have real questions about this': Hunter-Ukraine questions cloud Biden tour

ELKADER, Iowa - Joe Biden has two methods of responding to questions about his son's controversial business dealings in Ukraine: denial and anger. But so far, Biden doesn't... Read more ...