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President Donald Trump shows off the tax bill after signing it in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
December 22, 2017 - 4:16 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump signed the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul into law Friday, using his last moments in the White House before flying to Florida for the holidays to celebrate a much-needed political win. He also signed a temporary spending bill to keep the government running and...
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President Donald Trump shows off the tax bill after signing it in the Oval Office of the White House, Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
December 22, 2017 - 4:15 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 4:10 p.m. President Donald Trump is in Florida celebrating the holidays and a much-needed political victory. Before departing for his Mar-a-Lago estate, Trump signed the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul into law. He also put off a...
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December 22, 2017 - 2:01 pm
PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — The United States ambassador to Kosovo said Friday he opposed a petition to amend a law governing a war crimes court, calling it a "terrible idea" that would isolate the young country. "Don't turn back the clock," Greg Delawie wrote on Twitter. "We have not invested so much...
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December 22, 2017 - 1:05 pm
PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — The United States ambassador to Kosovo said Friday he opposed a petition to amend a law governing a war crimes court, calling it a "terrible idea" that would isolate the young country. "Don't turn back the clock," Greg Delawie wrote on Twitter. "We have not invested so much...
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President Donald Trump waves as he walks on the South Lawn upon his return to the White House in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017, from a visit to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
December 22, 2017 - 12:36 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump(all times local): 12:15 a.m. President Donald Trump says he's learned a lot about Washington, partly by getting to know members of Congress. Asked whether he has any regrets over his first 11 months, he shook his head no. The president spoke as...
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December 22, 2017 - 12:20 pm
PRISTINA, Kosovo (AP) — The United States ambassador to Pristina says that changing a special court law would "globally isolate Kosovo." In a tweet Friday, Greg Delawie considered changing the law a "terrible idea." Former fighters of Kosovo's independence movement have allegedly collected more...
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President Donald Trump displays the $1.5 trillion tax overhaul package he had just signed, Friday, Dec. 22, 2017, in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington. Trump touted the size of the tax cut, declaring to reporters in the Oval Office before he signed it Friday that "the numbers will speak." (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
December 22, 2017 - 11:35 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump(all times local): 11 a.m. President Donald Trump has signed into law a $1.5 trillion tax overhaul package. Trump touted the size of the tax cut, declaring to reporters in the Oval Office before he signed it Friday that "the numbers will speak...
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President Donald Trump waves as he walks on the South Lawn upon his return to the White House in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017, from a visit to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
December 22, 2017 - 11:02 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump(all times local): 11 a.m. President Donald Trump has signed into law a $1.5 trillion tax overhaul package. Trump touted the size of the tax cut, declaring to reporters in the Oval Office before he signed it Friday that "the numbers will speak...
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President Donald Trump waves as he walks on the South Lawn upon his return to the White House in Washington, Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017, from a visit to Walter Reed National Military Medical Center in Bethesda, Md. (AP Photo/Manuel Balce Ceneta)
December 22, 2017 - 10:28 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump says he's getting ready to sign into law a $1.5 trillion tax overhaul package. It provides generous cuts for corporations and the wealthiest Americans and smaller ones for the middle class and low-income families. Trump tweeted that he'll sign the law in the...
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FILE - In this Sept. 21, 2016, file photo, the Seattle Mariners play the Toronto Blue Jays in a baseball game at Safeco Field in Seattle. Big league teams in Texas, Florida, Nevada and Washington state may have become more attractive destinations for free agents following the enactment of tax law changes. The new law that takes effect next year caps deductions for state and local taxes at $10,000 for married couples filing jointly. That has a huge impact for athletes with seven- and eight-figure salaries. (AP Photo/Elaine Thompson, File)
December 22, 2017 - 5:51 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Teams in Texas, Florida, Nevada and Washington state may have become more attractive destinations for free agents following the enactment of tax law changes. Deductions for state and local taxes are capped at $10,000 in the year starting Jan. 1 for married couples filing jointly...
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