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  1. Husband accidentally runs over and kills wife on Valentine's Day in Pennsylvania

    Husband accidentally runs over and kills wife on Valentine's Day in PennsylvaniaA husband is reeling from a tragic incident after police say he accidentally ran over his wife.


  2. The Latest: Cardinal calls McCarrick punishment 'important'

    The Latest: Cardinal calls McCarrick punishment 'important'VATICAN CITY (AP) — The Latest on the defrocking of former U.S. cardinal Theodore McCarrick (all times local):


  3. Man in prison confesses to 90 murders ranging from Los Angeles to Florida, even provides drawings of victims

    Man in prison confesses to 90 murders ranging from Los Angeles to Florida, even provides drawings of victimsA 78-year-old man in a Texas prison for murder has confessed to 90 killings all over the country and even provided authorities with portraits of some of his victims, according to the FBI.


  4. Amazon pays zero federal taxes for second year in succession despite doubling profits, says new report

    Amazon pays zero federal taxes for second year in succession despite doubling profits, says new reportAmazon has paid zero federal taxes for the second year in succession, despite a doubling of its profits, according to a new report. Although the tech giant founded by Jeff Bezos saw its profits grow from $5.6bn (£4.3bn) in 2017 to $11.2bn (£8.7bn) in 2018, it will actually receive a tax rebate of $129m (£100m). “The company’s newest corporate filing reveals that, far from paying the statutory 21 per cent income tax rate on its US income in 2018, Amazon reported a federal income tax rebate of $129m,” said the report by the Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP), which describes itself as a “non-partisan, non-profit think tank”, based in Washington DC.


  5. Email Address Given to Ocasio-Cortez Beau Sparks Heated Exchange

    Email Address Given to Ocasio-Cortez Beau Sparks Heated Exchange“While you were having a nice Valentine’s Day, @AOC decided to put her boyfriend on staff -- drawing a salary on the taxpayer’s dime. Nice to see her adapting to the swamp so quickly,” the conservative magazine’s Luke Thompson said on his Twitter feed. Other conservative voices piled on, with Katrina Pierson, an adviser to President Donald Trump’s re-election campaign, who suggested that “her jobs for everyone starts with her boyfriend.