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Trump promises 'huge tax cut for Christmas'

Trump promises 'huge tax cut for Christmas'

The bill, introduced at the start of November, retroactively changes the qualification rules for the wind energy Production Tax Credit (PTC) and Investment Tax Credit (ITC). He noted that the House bill does not include the mandate repeal. Republicans hold a 52-to-48 advantage over Democrats in the Senate. Last week, Sen.


Indonesia speaker swaps hospital for detention amid graft accusations

Indonesia speaker swaps hospital for detention amid graft accusations

Novanto, also chairman of the Golkar party, which is part of Indonesia's governing coalition, has denied any wrongdoing. Novanto is being treated at the RSCM hospital following his transfer from the Medika Permata Hijau hospital, where he was initially treated after a vehicle incident Thursday night in South Jakarta.


CPM office attacked, BJP men held

CPM office attacked, BJP men held

In Karikkakom in the city, two activists of the CPM-affiliated Democratic Youth Federation of India were injured in an armed attack. DYFI activists Rahul (18), Soorya (19), Manu (21), Akhil (21), Suryajith (18) and Anandu (20) were arrested by Fort Police, on charges of trying to destroy the party flag posts in Manacaud.


Houston Texans vs. Arizona Cardinals

Houston Texans vs. Arizona Cardinals

Peterson finished the game with 26 yards on 14 carries. "We all knew he was capable of it, it was just a matter of time", he said. "I really have to block out all the noise". In a league flush with top-flight receivers, Hopkins proved again that his name belongs in the conversation. "For him to have this day, it definitely brought a spark to some people".


Injuries Reported In Warehouse Fire In New Windsor

Injuries Reported In Warehouse Fire In New Windsor

New Windsor police reported hearing an explosion shortly after 10 a.m. Monday from Temple Hill Road. Black smoke could be seen for miles from the Verla International building, which primarily makes nail polish. Almost 400 people are employed by the company. Green said fire crews from across Orange County and from neighboring counties responded, along with hazardous materials teams.


Amsterdam to host European Union drug agency in lucky-dip thriller

Amsterdam to host European Union drug agency in lucky-dip thriller

Despite fierce competition, the 27 EU states were keen to avoid any protracted and bruising dispute over the matter as they see preserving unity as essential in facing Brexit, the biggest setback in the post-World War Two history of European integration.