Conservative activists and House Republican leaders want to eliminate a trillion-dollar tax break that mostly benefits wealthy filers in Democratic states, a push that could further imperil President Donald Trump’s hopes of winning bipartisan support for a tax overhaul. Ever ...Read More »
Supreme Court Justice Neil M. Gorsuch cast his first consequential vote Thursday night, siding with the court’s other four conservatives in denying a stay request from Arkansas death-row inmates facing execution. Hours later, the state executed one of the men, ...Read More »
On Friday, after a week-long jury trial, Derrick Bovee, 42, pleaded guilty to second-degree murder for the death of Jerry Mawson. On Oct. 6, 2016, 64-year-old Jerry Mawson was found dead with multiple chop wounds to his head and neck ...Read More »
WASHINGTON — Young immigrants brought to the U.S. as children and now in the country illegally can “rest easy,” President Donald Trump says, telling the “dreamers” they will not be targets for deportation under his immigration policies. Trump, in an ...Read More »
NEW YORK (AP) — State and federal authorities have sued mortgage servicer Ocwen Financial Corp., saying the company botched the handling of millions of mortgage accounts. The action sent shares of Ocwen plunging more than 50 percent. The Consumer Financial ...Read More »
Along the southern Oregon coast, on a 350-acre cliff-side property, two golf-industry veterans are looking to break ground this year on the next go-to golfing destination in North America: Pacific Gales. The Knapp Ranch site near Port Orford overlooks the ...Read More »
In the aftermath of a Second Circuit decision upholding the Constitutionality of a state law requiring non-resident attorneys from adjoining states to maintain an office in the state, Rochester attorney David M. Schraver is heading up a New York State ...
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After a 17-day trial, Senior U.S. District Judge William M. Skretny has dismissed a $25 million medical malpractice lawsuit against the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center (VA) in Buffalo. Plaintiffs Edward and Roxanne Blake claimed that the VA failed ...
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WASHINGTON — Supreme Court justices on Wednesday seemed sympathetic to a Missouri church that claimed its exclusion from a state playground improvement program was a violation of constitutional rights. Even some of the court’s liberal justices were concerned that the ...
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