Republican tax plan clears hurdle in Senate; fight erupts over spending
Since the TCJA is going through the budget reconciliation process, the bill only needs a majority vote in the Senate to pass. Despite the Budget Committee moving the bill forward, the TCJA is not assured to pass on the broader Senate floor.
Pakistan govt calls in army to clear blockade
The operation was commenced on court orders following the expiry of the midnight deadline set by the district administration. The lawmaker from NA-133 (Sheikhupura) was in the Batti Chowk area to negotiate with the protesters, Express News reported.
Android co-founder takes leave amid reports of misbehaviour
Singhal's exit also came as a surprise as he left quickly after the investigation started, noted a report from India Today Tech. Rubin founded Danger, the company behind the T-Mobile Sidekick, and co-founded Android before it was bought out by Google.
Harvey Weinstein Is Now Being Sued For Sex Trafficking
Weinstein has further confirmed that there were never any acts of retaliation against any women for refusing his advances". Kadian says Weinstein pounced on her when she met him at a hotel during the Cannes Film Festival in February 2014.
Internet must be open: TRAI backs net neutrality
However, this is not the first time that TRAI has ruled in favour of upholding the ideals of a free and open internet. The regulator will come out with a consultation paper on over-the-top (OTT) players soon.
New College Football Playoff odds released
Saturday's conference championship games, at least three of which will match teams ranked in the CFP top 10, will be pivotal. Clemson (11-1) - I'm not an ACC homer and I also don't think SC was one of the top 25 teams in college football last week.
Google improves the battery life of Pixel smartphone in an update
As you can see in Google's modelling below, the battery usage chart with Smart Battery isn't just a linear progression anymore. The Google Pixel 2 XL comes with a 6-inch QHD+ display with 18:9 aspect ratio and 1440x2880 pixel resolution.
Letters: Mental illness + grad students + GOP tax bill
Unfortunately, the tax plan that the House passed would drastically increase the amount that graduate students must pay in taxes. GSG President Hossein Tavakoli says the proposed federal tax plan includes a huge tax hike on graduate students.
Tennessee finalizing deal with next head coach
Currie reportedly targeted Mississippi State coach Dan Mullen before turning his attention to Schiano. Fans are telling me they're upset with Schiano's past and alleged ties to the Penn State scandal.
Sheriff: Search underway for missing 3-year-old girl in Jacksonville
Family companion Anne Edwards revealed to NBC offshoot WRAL that it would be odd for Mariah to go out so effectively. Family members said there was no sign of forced entry or anything wrong with Mariah's room.