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Republicans prepare to unveil expensive tax reform outline

Republicans prepare to unveil expensive tax reform outline

He noted he was speaking personally, not as head of the conservative group. The new plan: raise the lowest rate and lower the highest rate. Trump told reporters as he departed Washington for IN on Wednesday afternoon that a 20 per cent rate was his "red line" and that it had always been his goal.


Student found with weapon at Absegami High School

Student found with weapon at Absegami High School

Two Collinsville High School students were taken into police custody after a gun was sacked near a school bus stop Wednesday morning. Channel 2's Tyisha Fernandes learned the incident happened at Clarke Central High School on Friday. A teacher saw Matthews and another boy in a hallway exchanging money, according to police and school officials. They say they later found an unloaded gun inside a female student's backpack.


Police Standoff, Shooting Prompts Closure of Interstate 80 in Emeryville

Police Standoff, Shooting Prompts Closure of Interstate 80 in Emeryville

Television images show the black SUV stopped in the middle lane of the highway. The chase originated in Fairfield and Richmond police became involved about 9 a.m., when the pursuit passed through their jurisdiction, police said. The suspect, whose name has not been released, was taken to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries, police said. CHP reopened the freeway at 5 p.m.


Thousands Evacuated Around Vanuatu Volcano

Thousands Evacuated Around Vanuatu Volcano

The defence force will deliver the data collected - both aerial photographs and infrared images - to scientists who have been tracking the volcano. Vanuatu , a cluster of more than 80 islands and 260,000 people, declared a state of emergency on Tuesday following signs the volcano - known as Monaro - is becoming increasingly active.


The Macklemore song causing NRL controversy

The Macklemore song causing NRL controversy

I think there was a petition today to ban me from playing it. Meanwhile, Macklemore has responded to the debate by saying he plans to "go harder" at Sunday evening's performance, telling a US radio station that he's been getting a lot of tweets "from angry old white dudes in Australia".