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Ex-budget chief Dollar joins North Carolina speaker's staff

5 monthes ago   |   By Miami Herald

The top budget-writer in the North Carolina House for the past six years will stick around the Legislative Building despite his defeat in November because he's been hired by Speaker...
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Amy Klobuchar's first 100 days as president would include massive rollbacks...

Amy Klobuchar's first 100 days as president would include massive rollbacks of Trump's policies

Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Amy Klobuchar of Minnesota unveiled a comprehensive plan for her first 100 days in the White House if she is able to obtain her party's... Read more ...

Facebook's Project Libra: 5 Things to Know About the New Cryptocurrency

Facebook's Project Libra: 5 Things to Know About the New Cryptocurrency

After months of speculation, Facebook finally announced details about its new cryptocurrency on Tuesday morning. The digital currency, called Libra, will be available starting... Read more ...

Hong Kong's leader apologized profusely after huge protests over a...

Hong Kong's leader apologized profusely after huge protests over a controversial extradition bill, but won't withdraw it

Hong Kong's chief executive apologized after protests against her plan to introduce a bill that would allow China to extradite people from the city. "This incident has made me... Read more ...

The 9 most memorable parts of the MTV Movie and TV Awards

The 9 most memorable parts of the MTV Movie and TV Awards

The MTV Movie and TV Awards, filmed on Saturday evening at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, California, aired Monday night. The evening's highlights included host Zachary... Read more ...

Socialite fashion designer Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95

Socialite fashion designer Gloria Vanderbilt has died at the age of 95

Gloria Vanderbilt, the heiress fashion designer, has died at the age of 95. Vanderbilt's son, CNN anchor Anderson Cooper, revealed the news to his network Monday morning. Visit... Read more ...

Terrifying passenger video captures severe turbulence that threw a flight...

Terrifying passenger video captures severe turbulence that threw a flight attendant into the ceiling

A passenger captured video of severe turbulence that left 10 with minor injuries and threw a flight attendant and her drink cart into the ceiling. The flight was traveling from... Read more ...

Vacant lot in West Sacramento sold to future manufacturing business

Vacant lot in West Sacramento sold to future manufacturing business

A longtime piece of vacant land in West Sacramento may not be vacant for too much longer. Read more ...

Sandy Hook parents' lawyers say Alex Jones sent them child pornography in...

Sandy Hook parents' lawyers say Alex Jones sent them child pornography in files he turned over as part of pre-trial discovery

Lawyers for the Sandy Hook families suing conspiracy theorist Alex Jones say that Jones included child pornography in documents Jones turned over to the families as part of... Read more ...

Harvard has rescinded admission to Parkland shooting survivor Kyle Kashuv...

Harvard has rescinded admission to Parkland shooting survivor Kyle Kashuv over racist comments he made 2 years ago

Parkland shooting survivor and pro-gun rights activist Kyle Kashuv said that his Harvard University admission for the class of 2023 had been rescinded. He said his admission... Read more ...

Kawhi Leonard made fun of his awkward laugh while celebrating at the...

Kawhi Leonard made fun of his awkward laugh while celebrating at the Raptors' championship parade

Kawhi Leonard closed his speech in epic fashion at the Toronto Raptors' championship parade. At the end of his speech, Leonard smiled and said, "A HA, HA, HA, HA," referencing... Read more ...