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  • Analysis: Amazon paid no taxes on billions in profit 17 Feb 2019 06:45 The Journal Gazette Amazon, the e-commerce giant helmed by the world's richest man, paid no federal taxes on profit of $11.2 billion last year, according to an analysis of the company's corporate filings by the Institute for Taxation and Economic Policy, a progressive …
  • Metro-area women unite to commemorate 'World Hijab Day' 17 Feb 2019 06:35 SF Gate In this Friday, Feb. 1, 2019 photo, women listen to Melanie Elturk, CEO of Haute Hijab, during an evening celebrating "World Hijab Day" at Aloft hotel in Oklahoma City, Okla. The event was hosted by CAIR-OK. (Sarah Phipps/The Oklahoman via AP …
  • Inside the horrifying, unspoken world of sexually abusive nuns 17 Feb 2019 06:21 NYPOST It’s the line from scripture that stayed with Cait Finnegan for nearly half a century as she tried to suppress the painful memories of the sexual abuse she says she suffered at the hands of her Catholic clergy educator. “God is Love,” Sister Mary Juanita …
  • Snowboarder Nico Porteous tops World Cup Tour after finishing second in Calgary 17 Feb 2019 06:00 TVNZ Olympic snowboarder Nico Porteous is on top of the World Cup Tour leaderboard after winning silver at the FIS Freeski Halfpipe World Cup in Calgary. Porteous went into the competition just 10 points behind Canada’s Simon D’Artois, who finished seventh, …
  • American Sean Doherty has career-best day on home soil at biathlon World Cup stop at Soldier Hollow 17 Feb 2019 05:41 Now Salt Lake American Sean Doherty was feeling it Saturday. And on home soil, the U.S. biathlete turned in the best result of his BMW Biathlon World Cup career. The 23-year-old two-time Olympian from New Hampshire finished 10th in the men’s pursuit World Cup event …