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Paradise Papers reveal Apple offshore deals

Paradise Papers reveal Apple offshore deals The Paradise Papers - a leak of over 13 million files - reveal how corporations, billionaires and senior officials in the Trump Administration use complicated financial maneuvers to hide their income from the Internal Revenue Service. It says corporate tax rate on foreign earnings is 21 percent, and 35 percent on income from overseas investments. The letter said that "keeping the current standa... [Full Article...]

Veterans Day - a day of honor, to honor

Veterans Day - a day of honor, to honor Perhaps to compensate for the mistakes of the past, America has even opened its arms to those veterans who served in Korea, the "Forgotten War", and Vietnam. This year's ceremony is led by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7507. Give thanks that throughout our nation's history, starting with the Revolutionary War and continuing throughout the 241 years since, that your freedoms have been defended and ... [Full Article...]

Democrats make big gains in local elections, but what about next year?

Democrats make big gains in local elections, but what about next year? The Republicans were only able to flip 6 communities from Democrat to Republican. Pioneers in both the parties said that elections were distinctive alarm bell for the Republicans subsequent of the 2018 campaign. Paul, an incumbent Republican, earned an eighth term in the role by defeating Democratic challenger Matthew Blasavage 1,511 to 1,047 votes, with petitioning candidate Dennis Rosa receiving... [Full Article...]

New York City school shut down after toddler dies

New York City school shut down after toddler dies He was allergic to dairy and went into anaphylactic shock at the Seventh Avenue Center for Family Services in Harlem. A THREE-year-old boy with a severe dairy allergy died after being fed a grilled cheese sandwich at pre-school. schools". Harlem Hospital declined to comment immediately. "We do believe that this is an isolated incident, but there is an active investigation and we hope t... [Full Article...]

GST on over 200 items may be reduced today

GST on over 200 items may be reduced today The whole idea is that as your revenue collection neutralises, we must prune it (the list of items in the top slab). "The GST fitment committee has also recommended reducing tax rates from 18 per cent to 12 per cent on a number of goods", Sushil Modi said at a function at the Bihar Chamber of Commerce here. [Full Article...]

Russians Offered to Send Women to Trump's Moscow Hotel Room, Bodyguard Testifies

Russians Offered to Send Women to Trump's Moscow Hotel Room, Bodyguard Testifies Schiller said he rejected this offer and interpreted it as a joke. The dossier's claims about Trump's activities in Moscow are some of the most incendiary claims in the memos compiled by Steele, which claimed that Russian Federation obtained "kompromat", or dirt, on Trump to use as blackmail. [Full Article...]

Colombia makes biggest cocaine bust ever

The drug bust, which is the biggest in the country's history, was found underground on four farms of the northwest Antioquia region, near the border with Panama. Colombia's largest cocaine seizure in over a decade is a blow to the Urabeños criminal group and illustrates the impact of the government's crackdown on the group, which is being carried out in the Urabeños' traditional stronghold and c... [Full Article...]

Senate GOP Unveils Tax Bill With More Pain for Blue States

Senate GOP Unveils Tax Bill With More Pain for Blue States Here are the changes the ways and means committee made. The legislation also contains some substantial departures from the House's tax bill, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA ), that have to be ironed out for either bill to become law. This targets firms like U.S. pharmaceutical companies who file patents for drugs overseas and book the profits for those drugs in lower-taxed companies. [Full Article...]

TSA screenings fail to spot weapons most of the time, agency says

TSA screenings fail to spot weapons most of the time, agency says TSA screeners, their equipment and procedures failed, according to the report. The program started in July and has slowly expanded across the country to 280 airports in response to what the Department of Homeland Security calls increased threats to aviation security. [Full Article...]

Lawyer says attack on Sen. Paul not political

Lawyer says attack on Sen. Paul not political Paul on Wednesday said on Twitter that he suffered six broken ribs and that X-rays showed a pleural effusion, which is a buildup of fluid in the tissues that line the lungs and the chest. "I've never known Kelly and Rand to complain about anything, and I'm not aware of anyone else making complaints about them", Stivers said. "And the research that I have done thus far would indicate that there's... [Full Article...]

Woman Accuses Roy Moore of Sexually Assaulting Her When She Was 14

Woman Accuses Roy Moore of Sexually Assaulting Her When She Was 14 Then a 32-year-old assistant district attorney, Moore offered to watch Corfman while her mother went into a courtroom and asked for her phone number, she says. "I believed that numerous young criminals whom I had to prosecute would not have committed criminal acts if they had been taught these rules as children", Moore wrote in the book. [Full Article...]

Penny Mordaunt Appointed New International Development Secretary Following Priti Patel's Resignation

Penny Mordaunt Appointed New International Development Secretary Following Priti Patel's Resignation May faced down plots to oust her last month but is now battling to contain a sexual-harassment scandal that caused her defense secretary to resign and has left other ministers facing internal investigations over allegations of inappropriate behavior. [Full Article...]

Twitter pauses verifications after verifying Charlottesville organizer

Twitter pauses verifications after verifying Charlottesville organizer On Thursday morning, two days after Kessler got his verification, Dorsey responded to the criticism on Twitter, saying that the company's verification program is "broken and needs to be reconsidered". "I must be the only working class white advocate with that distinction". Other users immediately took Twitter to task. Actor Michael Ian Black was particularly aggrieved. [Full Article...]

Police pull baby python out of drunk man's trousers

Police pull baby python out of drunk man's trousers While searching the man, police noticed a large and "significant bulging" in his trousers. The man ended up removing a 14 inch long baby python from his trousers pocket, shocking the officers who were trying to take him into custody. Police are still uncertain as to why the man had a snake in his pocket. Officers said they are now looking for the reptile's owner and are examining whether the m... [Full Article...]

MI bracing for first big snow and blast of arctic air

MI bracing for first big snow and blast of arctic air Because of the cold and snow, the National Weather Service has issued a Winter StormWarning and Winter Weather Advisory for snow in parts of the Great Lakes and a Freeze Watch from North Carolina to CT for the record cold. Friday temperatures in the Midwest for November 10, 2017. Low temperatures forecast Saturday morning from GFS model. These are not record lows, but they are about 15 degre... [Full Article...]

Colts cornerback Vontae Davis out against Steelers

Colts cornerback Vontae Davis out against Steelers He complained about learning of the demotion from defensive co-ordinator Ted Monachino rather than coach Chuck Pagano , who attended Davis' wedding in 2015; contended the Colts should have come to him sooner about their concerns; and was upset the team used the term "non-injury related". [Full Article...]

Tata Motors Q2 Profit Surges Three Times

Tata Motors Q2 Profit Surges Three Times Revenues rose 11.5 per cent to £6.3bn, while pre-tax profits at JLR increased 38 per cent to £385m, which the vehicle firm said reflected the ramp up of new models such as the Range Rover Velar , Land Rover Discovery , and Jaguar XF Sportbrake . [Full Article...]

In Beijing, Trump promises to change 'one-sided' US-China trade deal

In Beijing, Trump promises to change 'one-sided' US-China trade deal The rebuttal from North Koreans was equally harsh. "The reality here is very different. President Trump and President Xi will not accept a nuclear-armed North Korea", he said . "Generally the sense was that this is all a good thing, and that's great", said Gentry Sayad, a Shanghai-based lawyer who attended the trade delegation event in Beijing. [Full Article...]

Makers release new Tiger Zinda Hai poster

Makers release new Tiger Zinda Hai poster In fact, with people raving about it so much on social media, everyone saw the trailer over and over again. Even for Salman Khan! However, that isn't the case as Nawazuddin Siddiqui-starrer "Monsoon Shootout" will fight it out with " Tiger Zinda Hai " on December 22 at the box office. [Full Article...]

Modi, Hasina, Mamata flag-off India-Bangladesh friendship train 'Bandhan Express'

Modi, Hasina, Mamata flag-off India-Bangladesh friendship train 'Bandhan Express' Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi showed his aptitude in Bangla language again when he congratulated his Bangladeshi counterpart Sheikh Hasina and West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee in their native language during the launch of the Khulna-Kolkata direct train service on Thursday. [Full Article...]


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