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Winners and Losers Under the Senate Tax Overhaul Proposal

Winners and Losers Under the Senate Tax Overhaul Proposal

By Marcy Gordon | Nov 18
The ultra-wealthy, especially those with dynastic businesses - like President Donald Trump and his family - do very well under a major Republican tax bill moving in the Senate, as they do under legislation passed this week by the House.

Delay Makes it Unlikely San Francisco Will Sell Pot Jan. 1

Delay Makes it Unlikely San Francisco Will Sell Pot Jan. 1

By Janie Har | Nov 17
San Francisco supervisors delayed voting Tuesday on proposed pot regulations, making it more unlikely that people in this weed-friendly city will be able to buy recreational pot when adult use becomes legal Jan. 1 in California.

Recreational Marijuana Rules Rile Pot-Friendly San Francisco

Recreational Marijuana Rules Rile Pot-Friendly San Francisco

By Janie Har | Nov 16
Famously pro-cannabis San Francisco, where the 4/20 marijuana holiday is celebrated with a group smoke-out on Hippie Hill, is having a surprisingly difficult time establishing regulations for the broad legal pot market coming to California in January.

UK Lawmakers Battle Over Brexit Amid Customs Chaos Warning

UK Lawmakers Battle Over Brexit Amid Customs Chaos Warning

By Jill Lawless | Nov 15
A fragile government, a legislative minefield and a jittery economy are turning up the tension as Britain tries to turn its vote to leave the European Union into a reality.

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tells A Tale About Air Force One

AP FACT CHECK: Trump Tells A Tale About Air Force One

By Josh Lederman and Cal Woodward | Nov 15
President Donald Trump told a fanciful little tale Tuesday about Air Force One being denied landing rights in the Philippines during a trip by his predecessor because bilateral relations were so bad. That didn't happen.

Russian TV Network Registers As Foreign Agent in U.S.

Russian TV Network Registers As Foreign Agent in U.S.

By Chad Day and Vladimir Isachenkov | Nov 14
Russian state-funded TV channel RT has registered with the Justice Department as a foreign agent after pressure from the U.S. government, documents released Monday show.

U.S. Takes Steps to Make it Harder for Americans to Visit Cuba

U.S. Takes Steps to Make it Harder for Americans to Visit Cuba

By Josh Lederman | Nov 10
U.S. travelers will once again be required to go as part of organized tour groups run by U.S. companies, and a representative of the sponsoring group must accompany the travelers.

Breweries Lock Horns Over Moose-Themed Names, Logos

Breweries Lock Horns Over Moose-Themed Names, Logos

Nov 10
A Canadian brewery and a Vermont brewpub are locking horns in a trademark dispute over their moose-themed names and logos.

Sex Scandal, Gaffes Add to Trials of Beleaguered Theresa May

Sex Scandal, Gaffes Add to Trials of Beleaguered Theresa May

By Jill Lawless | Nov 7
Running for election mere months ago, British Prime Minister Theresa May's slogan was "strong and stable government." The phrase sounds cruelly ironic now.

Case Stirs Question of School Liability for Student Suicides

Case Stirs Question of School Liability for Student Suicides

By Alanna Durkin Richer | Nov 7
Moments before an MIT student jumped to his death, a professor "read him the riot act" over an email the student sent to another MIT official that they deemed inappropriate, court records say. Should the school be held liable?

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