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Marginal tax, Rep. Ocasio-Cortez initiatives questioned by Buffett's right-hand man Munger

February 15, 2019 - 10:14am

Wealth taxes, such as the 70 percent marginal tax proposed by Rep. Ocasio-Cortez can hurt, says Charlie Munger of Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway.

       
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The Latest: Mavs' Luka Doncic picks an international 'Fab 5'

February 15, 2019 - 10:11am

Dallas' Luka Doncic's International Fab 5: Giannis, Porzingis, Jokic, Dragic and himself

       
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Car prices could jump $1,800 or more if Trump imposes 25 percent auto tariffs

February 15, 2019 - 10:09am

If Trump slaps 25% tariffs on imported auto parts and vehicles, prices of vehicles made in the U.S. may rise by about $1,800.

       
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What is an El Niño, and what effects will this climate pattern have on spring weather?

February 15, 2019 - 9:46am

El Niño, the infamous climate pattern, has reappeared. How will it impact our weather this spring? What is La Nina? Oh, and what about global warming?

       
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Nathan Phillips says Covington Catholic teens were disrespectful after investigation clears them

February 15, 2019 - 9:38am

The diocese cleared the Covington Catholic students, but Nathan Phillips still says 'the situation seemed potentially dangerous.'

       
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Football recruiting services get catfished by fake prospect in Tennessee

February 15, 2019 - 9:26am

Fake Twitter account of Knoxville athlete led to inaccurate college football prospect recruiting profile. 247 Sports has changed composite because of it.

       
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Lorena Bobbitt explains why she never remarried after slashing ex-husband's genitals

February 15, 2019 - 9:25am

Lorena Bobbitt opens up about why she never married her partner of 20 years, with whom she shares a 13-year-old daughter.

       
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Presidential residences: Famous homes of the commanders in chief

February 15, 2019 - 9:15am

       
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'She's flipping plates': 911 calls detail Miranda Lambert's reported fight at steakhouse

February 15, 2019 - 8:49am

A caller said Miranda Lambert was in Nashville's Stoney River steakhouse with her mother and a man before the incident broke out; salads were dumped.

       
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The Trump Organization scraps plans for two new hotel chains, blaming politics

February 15, 2019 - 8:26am

An abrasive political climate has led The Trump Organization to abandon its plans to launch two new hotel chains.

       
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Pink got 13 stitches after slashing husband Carey Hart's tires at 'stressful' Thanksgiving

February 15, 2019 - 8:13am

"My hand just went straight down the knife," Pink told Ellen DeGeneres of the injury she got from slashing husband Carey Hart's tires.

       
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Texts show collusion between police and right-wing extremists, Oregon official claims

February 15, 2019 - 7:57am

A member of Portland’s city council said Thursday a newspaper’s report that the commander for the police rapid response team exchanged friendly text messages with a leader of far-right protests that have rocked the city confirms collusion exists between some police and right-wing extremists.

       
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Papa John's serves up college tuition benefit to employees of pizza chain

February 15, 2019 - 7:57am

Troubled pizza chain Papa John's will pay college tuition for its employees and assistance for franchisees.

       
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Opinion: Sergio Garcia's past behavior speaks louder than his latest apology after DQ

February 15, 2019 - 7:26am

Sergio Garcia was 11 days and 8,000 miles removed from Saudi Arabia when he began an effort to repair his reputation at Riviera Country Club.

       
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No family would be at a WWII veteran's Valentine's Day funeral. So, hundreds of strangers showed up

February 15, 2019 - 7:24am

James McCue, a "highly decorated" WWI veteran who served with the Army, could have been buried with few witnesses. A Mass. community changed that.

       
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On bleak sports weekend, AAF has chance to shine

February 15, 2019 - 7:24am

With NBA shut down for the All-Star Game and spring sports not ramped up, AAF has a chance to grab the spotlight in Week 2.

       
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National emergencies are common, declaring one for a border wall is not

February 15, 2019 - 7:23am

When Trump declares a national emergency to free up funding for his wall he will follow in a long line of presidents dating back to George Washington.

       
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Why are the New York Jets the way that they are?

February 15, 2019 - 7:19am

The owners change, the coaches change, the quarterbacks change, and the ineptitude remains eternal.

       
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Jimmie Johnson 'fired up' by his new crew chief

February 15, 2019 - 7:18am

A look inside the budding relationship between seven-time NASCAR champ Johnson and his new crew chief.

       
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From the Empty Quarter in Oman to Easter Island: 10 remote places to find peace and quiet

February 15, 2019 - 7:15am

In our always-on, interconnected world, it's hard to find a place to unwind. These spiritual spots and nature preserves are ideal places for escape.

       
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