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December 13, 2017 2:00pm
Study: Oregon's state parks injected $1B into economy - Seattle Times
Study: Oregon's state parks injected $1B into economySeattle TimesPORTLAND, Ore. (AP) - A study by the Oregon Parks and Recreation Department has found that visitors to the state's parks contributed more than $1 billion to the economy and supported 16,000 jobs in 2016. The report released this week measures how ...and more
December 13, 2017 1:56pm
Trump Gives Final Tax Pitch As GOP Lawmakers Reach A Deal On A Bill - NPR
NPRTrump Gives Final Tax Pitch As GOP Lawmakers Reach A Deal On A BillNPRIn making his "closing argument" for tax legislation expected to get a vote in congress next week, President Trump announced that the changes would take effect early next year. "If congress sends me a bill before Christmas, the IRS - this is just out ...Republicans' Tax Bill Nearing the Finish LineNew York TimesGOP reaches tax deal to slash corporate and individual ratesNBCNews.comGOP leaders reach tax deal, cutting corporate rate to 21% and top individual rate to 37%Los Angeles TimesBusiness Insider-CNN-Harvard Business Review-Treasury Departmentall 1,106 news articles
December 13, 2017 1:47pm
Tax Overhaul Could Be Big Win for US Real Estate Investors - Bloomberg
BloombergTax Overhaul Could Be Big Win for US Real Estate InvestorsBloombergOffice landlords are likely to see more-modest gains. While corporate tenants are key beneficiaries of the tax plan, they're likelier to return tax savings to shareholders than to increase spending, Greenwood said. The tax overhaul could benefit the ...and more
December 13, 2017 1:12pm
Federal Reserve raises interest rates as US economy powers ahead - Washington Post
Washington PostFederal Reserve raises interest rates as US economy powers aheadWashington PostThe Federal Reserve lifted its benchmark interest rate on Wednesday by a quarter point to a range of 1.25 to 1.5 percent, a widely expected move that the central bank said is happening because America's economy continues to improve. This is the fifth ...Fed raises rates, keeps forecast for 3 hikes in 2018USA TODAYFed Raises Interest Rates Again As Economy Rolls OnNPRFed Raises Rates For Third Time In 2017 As US Economy Chugs AlongForbesCNNMoney-Reutersall 802 news articles
December 13, 2017 12:48pm
3 Things Retailers Need To Learn From Apple About The Experience Economy - Forbes
Forbes3 Things Retailers Need To Learn From Apple About The Experience EconomyForbesFor the latest and greatest in personal technology, everybody looks to Apple. They lead the pack in creating innovative, user-friendly computing products. And the company takes the same innovative, forward-looking approach to retail. Yet people think ...
December 13, 2017 1:57pm
Trump Approval Rating Hits A Record Low As Independents Flee The President - PoliticusUSA
PoliticusUSATrump Approval Rating Hits A Record Low As Independents Flee The PresidentPoliticusUSAThe gender gap in the president's rating crosses party lines. Republican women (67%) are somewhat less likely than Republican men (78%) to give Trump a positive rating. These results are down by 9 points among GOP women since September and by 5 points ...and more
December 13, 2017 1:52pm
Why don't Mexicans just apply for citizenship? - Dallas News
Dallas NewsWhy don't Mexicans just apply for citizenship?Dallas NewsBut the federal immigration act provides for an annual limit of 226,000 slots for immigrants under family-sponsored categories where no immediate relative is applying: For example, brothers and sisters of adult U.S. citizens. It also calls for an ...
December 13, 2017 1:49pm
President Eisgruber becomes founding member of higher education immigration group - Princeton University
Princeton UniversityPresident Eisgruber becomes founding member of higher education immigration groupPrinceton UniversityPrinceton President Christopher L. Eisgruber and 28 other college and university presidents and chancellors have joined a new Presidents' Alliance on Higher Education and Immigration as founding members. The alliance is dedicated to increasing public ...President Quillen Joins Coalition of Higher Ed Presidents Focused on ImmigrationDavidson Newsall 2 news articles
December 13, 2017 1:20pm
ANALYSIS: Alabama result more about the GOP and Trump than Alabama - ABC News
CBS NewsANALYSIS: Alabama result more about the GOP and Trump than AlabamaABC NewsIt was a coalition of Democrats and independents that brought Democratic candidates to victory in Virginia and Alabama, not Republicans abandoning candidates out of the mainstream. Roy Moore got 91 percent of the Republican vote, so GOP voters stayed ...The 7 most revealing findings in the Alabama exit pollsCNNHow Doug Jones beat Roy Moore in the Alabama Senate raceCBS NewsThese charts explain how Doug Jones won in AlabamaKBZK Bozeman NewsPolitico-550 KTSA-New York Timesall 3,254 news articles
December 13, 2017 12:49pm
Graceless: Women warned off politics in Zimbabwe - Christian Science Monitor
Christian Science MonitorGraceless: Women warned off politics in ZimbabweChristian Science Monitor​Protesters calling for President Mugabe's resignation had chanted “We don't want prostitutes in politics” and carried signs that read “leadership is not sexually transmitted.” When Grace and her husband were put under house arrest during the military ...and more
December 13, 2017 5:30pm
Pro-life filmmakers say judge who has ties to Planned Parenthood should be removed from videos cases - TheBlaze.com
TheBlaze.comPro-life filmmakers say judge who has ties to Planned Parenthood should be removed from videos casesTheBlaze.comDaleiden also said that Orrick and his wife made financial contributions to the partnership between the family resource center and the Planned Parenthood clinic, and that Orrick's wife uses her husband's image in Facebook posts supportive of Planned ...Daleiden Wants Judge Tossed Off Case: 'Orrick is Part of the Planned Parenthood Family'CBN Newsall 5 news articles
December 13, 2017 3:56pm
CNN's Big Abortion Story On Kentucky Doesn't Have A Single Pro-Life Voice - The Daily Caller
CNN's Big Abortion Story On Kentucky Doesn't Have A Single Pro-Life VoiceThe Daily CallerKentucky is one of the most staunchly pro-life states in the U.S., but CNN's Wednesday piece on abortion and reproductive health care in Kentucky did not include a single pro-life voice. “Just incredible. This 5,000-word report manages to exclude ...and more
December 13, 2017 3:35pm
Irish Pro-Life Group Slams Committee's “Appalling” Vote for Legalizing Abortion on Demand - LifeNews.com
LifeNews.comIrish Pro-Life Group Slams Committee's “Appalling&rdquo- ; Vote for Legalizing Abortion on DemandLifeNews.comCommenting on the next phase of the campaign, Ms Sherlock said: “No vote of an Oireachtas committee will distract us or knock us off course in defending the Eighth Amendment. The pro-life movement will give it our all to defeat any referendum proposal ...Eighth Amendment reaction: Pro-choice group say repeal 'a breakthrough'; Pro-life campaign say it's a sad dayBreakingNews.ieLatest: Committee recommends repeal and not replacement of 8th AmendmentIrish ExaminerOireachtas Committee votes in favour of repealing the Eighth AmendmentIndependent.ieIrish Mirrorall 91 news articles
December 13, 2017 3:00pm
Pro-Life Victory: Waste Haulers End Abortion Mill Contracts - Church Militant
Church MilitantPro-Life Victory: Waste Haulers End Abortion Mill ContractsChurch Militant... all one incinerator away or one incineration company away from being closed," added Chelian. After two major victories, Created Equal is appealing for help to "stay one step ahead of the abortion cartel." The group is asking fellow pro-life ...Pro-lifers applaud DOJ's probe into Planned ParenthoodBP NewsFetal tissue firms in undercover pro-life investigation shutter after $7.8 million settlementGOPUSA2 Biomedical Firms Admit to Profiting From Fetal Tissue Sales in SettlementOne America News Network (press release)all 13 news articles
December 13, 2017 2:23pm
What Roy Moore Did to the Pro-Life Movement - New Republic
New RepublicWhat Roy Moore Did to the Pro-Life MovementNew RepublicThe pro-life movement now finds itself inside a trap that it built. Its claim to moral superiority rests on the totalizing depravity of the opposition. Without a foil, pro-lifers must depend instead on the strength of their arguments, and the idea that ...Pro-Abortion Alabama Senate Candidate Doug Jones Defeats Roy Moore, Planned Parenthood ApplaudsLifeNews.comSteve Bannon gets a pro-abortion Democrat elected in AlabamaChicago TribuneRoy Moore's Senate race is a referendum on Christian values in the age of TrumpNBCNews.comLifesite-USA TODAY-Newsweekall 3,748 news articles
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