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Tax bill boosts oil, gas drilling _ and renewable energy

Dec 15, 2017

A tax bill moving forward in Congress would boost traditional forms of energy such as oil and gas while also supporting renewable energy such as wind and solar power

Commuters lose transit, parking, biking benefits in tax bill

Dec 15, 2017

Count commuters among the losers in the Republican tax bill that the House and Senate are expected to vote on next week

Cautious Texas among last states to OK medical marijuana

Dec 15, 2017

While California is about to make recreational pot legal, Texas is tiptoeing into marijuana with a restrictive medical cannabis program that critics say is doomed to fail

Tax bill guts unpopular 'Obamacare' insurance mandate

Dec 15, 2017

Gutting 'Obamacare' coverage mandate is seen as increasing the number of uninsured people

Judge temporarily blocks new Trump rules on birth control

Dec 15, 2017

A federal judge in Philadelphia has ordered the Trump administration not to enforce new rules that would dramatically reduce women's access to free birth control

Report: Rich will get still richer unless policies change

Dec 15, 2017

World Inequality report says rich bound to get still richer with widening disparities in global incomes, wealth unless policies change

Tech companies lead US stocks higher as tax plan advances

Dec 15, 2017

Wall Street capped the week with broad gains, propelling the major stock indexes to a new set of milestones Friday

Quarles recuses himself from Wells Fargo matters

Dec 15, 2017

Randal Quarles announces he will recuse himself from participating in Fed matters specific to Wells Fargo

Markets Right Now: Stock indexes gain as tax plan advances

Dec 15, 2017

Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street as Congressional Republicans put the final touches on a tax overhaul plan.

Sign-ups show health law's staying power in Trump era

Dec 15, 2017

With a burst of sign-ups at enrollment deadline, Obama health law shows resiliency in Trump era

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