• 3 things you need to know about health care after tax overhaul

    3 things you need to know about health care after tax overhaul

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    NY should consider creating its own individual mandate or take other steps to protect its health insurance market now that the Obamacare individual mandate is scheduled to be repealed, according to a state insurance trade group. The standard deduction taken by a majority of families would be almost doubled, to $24,000 for a married couple. "The tax credits apply on a monthly basis, to each bill".
  • 19 people injured as vehicle 'deliberately' hits pedestrians in Melbourne

    19 people injured as vehicle 'deliberately' hits pedestrians in Melbourne

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    RTÉ reports that the Department of Foreign Affairs is providing consular assistance. Victoria Police have since revealed that the driver in question is believed to have a history of drug addiction and mental health problems. "People are running everywhere". My sister and her fiance were caught up in the chaos at Flinders Street. "That's always going to be hard to stop, but so far our intelligence services and our police have done a magnificent job in keeping us safe", he said in an ...
  • Dozens killed in South Korean building fire

    Dozens killed in South Korean building fire

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    The building had several restaurants and leisure facilities, including a gym, the public bath and an indoor golf practice facility, the officials said. Flames and smoke billow from an eight-storey building after a fire broke out in Jecheon, 120 kilometers southeast of Seoul, on December 21, 2017. Organizers for the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics said the Olympic torch relay was slated to pass through Jeong on Friday, but the route has been changed in wake of the tragedy.
  • Freezing rain and snow in the forecast Thursday

    Freezing rain and snow in the forecast Thursday

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    After a cloudy day with snow showers Sunday , there may be another round of winter weather on Christmas Day with higher amounts of snowfall possible. Thursday is expected to be calm, but significant snow is likely Friday , with warmer temperatures and rain for Saturday . Morning lows from 6° to 11°, afternoon highs from 34° to 39°.
  • US Links WannaCry Cyberattack To North Korea

    US Links WannaCry Cyberattack To North Korea

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    Though Facebook and Microsoft did not directly attribute the attack to North Korea, Microsoft president Brad Smith in a blog post said the company was "pleased to see these governments making this strong statement of attribution". The hawks continue to talk up a US strike against North Korea. Sen. The announcement came the same day the US government officially accused North Korea of being behind the WannaCry attack.
  • Trump given permission to build wall in Ireland

    Trump given permission to build wall in Ireland

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    The earlier application had included references to climate change and the threat of global warming, which Mr. Trump had previously described as hoax , in its case for building the wall. The new works would not be visible, being covered by sand and a cobble bank which backs the beach, Trump International Golf Links and Hotel, Doonbeg , said previous year.
  • Search for new HP CM: JP Nadda, Jairam Thakur frontrunners

    Search for new HP CM: JP Nadda, Jairam Thakur frontrunners

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    A member of the 13-member BJP parliamentary board , the party's top decision making body, the union minister is seen as an able organiser and strategist. He knows the challenges before the state. He was elected to Himachal Pradesh Assembly from Mandi and had won his first election in the year of 1998. Mr Kashyap said that except one, three were against the selection of party CM face from outside the 44 legislators, who won in the hill state.
  • Korea sanctions, could vote Friday - diplomats

    Korea sanctions, could vote Friday - diplomats

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    Four ships were designated for carrying coal from North Korea by the council's North Korea sanctions committee in October. If none of the 15 members of the Security Council's North Korea sanctions committee object to the ships being designated by Thursday afternoon, the US proposal will be approved.