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Although Klobuchar is not proposing a wealth tax on the richest Americans, their tax bills would still go up. Capital gains tax rates would rise for those making more than $200,000, the income-tax rate would go up an unspecified amount for those in the top bracket, and people with annual incomes of more than $1 million would have to pay a minimum tax of at least 30%. … [Read more...] about President Amy Klobuchar: Here’s what it would mean for California
When people are 90, and they’ve had a great career, we celebrate them. ... It’s a feeling of loss, but not in the same way that it is when we see someone who dies young. I think they will hold that memory, feel it more acutely, and remember, this is how he died — not just this is how he died, and that he died young, but this is how I felt. This is how it affected me. This is where I was. … [Read more...] about Column: As L.A. says goodbye to Kobe Bryant, it’s worth asking why some fame lasts, and some vanishes
"I think being competitive -- it's good, it's healthy," he of their bond as siblings. "I think it's about seeing the potential in yourself. I think for me I've been really fortunate to be [in] the same business, the same industry, and compete with and against my sister. There's always support and encouragement. I think you can have both." … [Read more...] about Derek Hough says Jennifer Lopez ‘inspired’ him to do Las Vegas dance residency
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