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  1. Deposit levy would break no-tax vow: ALPRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Yahoo!

    Prime Minister Tony Abbott says the upcoming budget will contain some tough measures with one tipped to be a tax on bank deposits which will raise about $500 million a year. That's not confirmed but Labor said it appeared the government was again breaking their promise of no new taxes.


  2. Nobel's will goes on display for first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Silicon Alley Insider

    Alfred Nobel's last will and testament, which played a pivotal role in Swedish history by creating the now-illustrious Nobel prizes, has gone on display for the first time in Stockholm. Until now, only a handful of people had laid eyes on the original 1895 document that has been stashed away in a safe at the Nobel Foundation in Stockholm.


  3. Home appraisal comes in below your price: Now what?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Nashua Telegraph

    Housing market trends bode well for sellers this spring, but some may encounter hurdles even after they land a buyer. Rising home values and a lack of inventory in many markets could set them up to receive competing offers, but that dynamic could also increase the likelihood that the appraised value of the home could fall short of the agreed upon sale price, potentially scuttling the deal.


  4. Twenty-three MPs with a combined 330 years of experience leave parliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Age

    A bottle of Grange Hermitage, alleged Liberal party slush funds, personal reasons and not "suited" to politics any more; these are some of the reasons for 23 sitting members of parliament to re-contest their seats at Saturday's election. Between them, the 14 Liberal and National party members and nine Labor party members - including two former premiers - take with them a combined 330 years of parliamentary service.


  5. Project Homeless Connect provides valuable resourcesRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | KETV-TV

    This year at Project Homeless Connect, hundreds of homeless individuals got the help they needed to get back on their feet. Ed Shada started the one-stop shop event eight years ago.


  6. 'Reformer' Kasich Offers Non-Answer Responses To Early Primary State AudiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Plunderbund

    For a politician who has spent decades in the public eye as a high-paid government employee-18 of them in Congress and eight-plus so far in Ohio-Kasich's continuing peek-a-boo campaign to land the title of GOP presidential nominee in 2016 relies on vague answers coupled with his standard battle cry to reform. Following up on their successful efforts last year to scuttle Kasich's Democratic opponent's campaign, Kasich's friendly camp-followers have trailed him of late to early primary states South Carolina and New Hampshire.


  7. With Harry Reid's Exit, Challenges for DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Wall Street Journal

    Harry Reid may have inadvertently conceded his Senate seat to Republican control with his retirement announcement . But his views for the party's future are much more interesting.


  8. Will this couple have enough for a bigger home and early retirement?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Wesley and Eva are just months away from paying off their mortgage and are wondering whether they can afford to move up to a larger home in the same neighbourhood. Together, they bring in more than $220,000 a year, he as a civil servant, she as an executive with a non-profit organization.


  9. Tim Yeo denies claims he will profit from sale of home, part-subsidised by taxpayerRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    An outgoing Suffolk MP has denied reports he stands to make more than 500,000 from the sale of his second home, which was part-subsidised by the taxpayer - saying he plans to keep the London property. Tim Yeo, who has served as South Suffolk MP for 32 years, is among 77 politicians leaving office when parliament is dissolved on March 30, having been de-selected by his constituency association for the upcoming elections.


  10. GDP: Economy Grows 2.2% in Fourth Quarter, Down From 5% in ThirdRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    The U.S economy slowed in the fourth quarter of 2014 as real gross domestic product expanded at an annual rate of 2.2 percent, according to the "third" estimate released by the Commerce Department and the Bureau of Economic Analysis . Real GDP is adjusted for inflation and represents "the value of the production of goods and services in the BEA.


  11. Labour attacks the Tories for cutting benefits but a new book...Read the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    The future of the welfare state, always one of the most controversial issues in British politics, is certain to be at the heart of the imminent General Election campaign. In his recent Budget, Chancellor George Osborne signalled that there is about A 12 billion that can still be cut from the welfare budget.


  12. Capital gains tax part of House Democrats' budget planRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Education Week

    House Democrats on Friday released a two-year budget plan that proposes a capital gains tax as part of $1.4 billion in new spending to address a court mandate to increase money to the state's basic education system. Under the plan, the state tax on the sale of stocks, bonds and other assets wouldn't kick in until next year, and would raise $570 million for the last year of the 2015-17 budget.


  13. Conversation with the Candidate: Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | WMUR-TV Manchester



  14. Smart Moves: Tips for couples committed to buying a houseRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago |

    ... there's more to making a good home-buying decision than a sufficient income stream. Eric Tyson, a personal finance expert and co-author of "Home Buying for Dummies," said it's also important for couples to make sure they're committed to each other. ...


  15. Letter: Neighborhood businesses need supportRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | Naugatuck Daily News

    Most residents of Naugatuck, especially the ones that live on the west side, are probably familiar with an old landmark on Quinn Street known as "Marty's Corner." Over the years it has had a number of tenants including small mom and pop grocery stores , a beauty salon, an insurance agency, pizzerias, and a variety store that featured an ice cream counter, penny candies, etc.


  16. Does Non-Recourse Liability Still Exist?Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | JD Supra

    Several years ago, the real estate financing market took an unexpected turn. In 2011, a court in Michigan rendered a decision which called into question whether a non-recourse loan was truly "non-recourse" , or whether the borrower could also be personally liable for the deficiency .


  17. Franchise Association will appeal judge's rule about higher minimum wageRead the original story

    23 hrs ago | Northwest Asian Weekly

    Supporters of higher pay for minimum wage workers hailed a federal judge's decision clearing the way for Seattle's new minimum wage law to take effect as planned next month. U.S. District Judge Richard A. Jones rejected claims by franchises of big national chains that the law discriminates against them.


  18. Tax tips for farmersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Home

    Tax Day is fast approaching. And whether you grow crops or raise livestock, there are important things farmers need to know when filing their returns.


  19. Plan Administrator's "Second Plan Interpretation" Violates Anti-Cutback RuleRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | JD Supra

    The Third Circuit held that a plan administrator's plan interpretation requiring an actuarial reduction of certain employees' pension benefits conflicted with the plan's terms. As such, its decision to reduce participants' benefits violated ERISA section 502 , and also violated ERISA's prohibition against cutbacks of accrued benefits.


  20. Boy's Health And Government's 56,000 DollarsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Groong

    BOY'S HEALTH AND GOVERNMENT'S 56,000 DOLLARS Hakob Badalyan, Political Commentator Society - 27 March 2015, 14:50 Radio Liberty prepared a report on Gevorg Yeghiazaryan, 23 who was wounded severely by the enemy's bullet at the Armenian-Azerbaijani border four years ago and could not move at all. He had a treatment in Israel with the support of the Ministry of Defense and can now move in a wheelchair.