Bates: Remembering my mom on Mother's Day

Well, that person is not a Mother . It's a priceless gem to society when it's done well. Most mothers I have known in my life do the same, but we don't always notice it, acknowledge it and thank them for it. These and a million other memories,... More..

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Theresa May accused of 'opportunism' over election by EU Brexit negotiator
by | Thursday, May 04, 2017

Theresa May accused of 'opportunism' over election by EU Brexit negotiator

May's call comes despite a law passed in 2011 under Cameron's coalition government aimed at keeping elections five years apart to prevent precisely this kind of uncertainty. May has framed the election , in ...More..

Trump's budget chief says money for border wall a must
by | Sunday, April 23, 2017

Trump's budget chief says money for border wall a must

What Trump's latest scheme indicates is that he doesn't have the Republican votes needed to pay for the wall, so he is holding your health care hostage unless you pay for the wall. "I think we're in good shape"...More..

'Girls' finale: Lena Dunham ends HBO series in -- surprise -- Upstate New York
by | Tuesday, April 18, 2017

'Girls' finale: Lena Dunham ends HBO series in -- surprise -- Upstate New York

And there's a reason for that - it's because of that real-ness critics raved about in season 1. The hazy and intense early days of motherhood are indeed an occasion for the horror movie/love story slippage th...More..

U.S. tax department IRS to use private debt collectors
by | Monday, April 10, 2017

U.S. tax department IRS to use private debt collectors

Taxpayers can verify they have an unpaid tax debt from a previous year by visiting www.irs.gov/balancedue. An independently reviewed study by the IRS found that IRS employees are three times more efficient at...More..

by | Saturday, April 01, 2017

Americans dislike GOP's, Trump's plan on health care

Republicans have viable ideas to address these issues, including high-risk insurance pools and capping the tax exclusion that companies get for providing employees with health insurance. "The Democrats need to ...More..