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Volkswagen cars are pictured during a final quality control at the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg, Germany.
Michael Sohn/AP, file
February 18, 2019 - 3:27 pm
BRUSSELS (AP) — The European Union warned U.S. President Donald Trump Monday that the bloc will step back from a commitment to buy more American soybeans and liquid gas if European cars are hit with punitive tariffs. The U.S. Commerce Department is expected issue its guidance on whether auto...
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February 14, 2019 - 3:15 am
By Amy E. Feldman, Judge Technology Solutions PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — What did your boss give you for a holiday gift? A big tax bill? Fortune magazine posted a survey from Snappy, an employee rewards program, of the 15 most extravagant gifts employers gave their employees in 2018, including...
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Dreamstime
February 09, 2019 - 8:38 pm
By Victoria Cavaliere (CNN) -- Tax season is off to a slower start this year, with early filers seeing smaller average refunds. The average refund is down about 8 percent under the first full year of the overhauled tax code, according to data released by the IRS on Friday. Refunds averaged $1,865...
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Close up U.S. taxes papers
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Kim Glovas
January 28, 2019 - 1:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The partial federal government shutdown could mean some changes this tax season. Steven Balsam, an accounting professor and senior Merves Research Fellow at Temple's Fox School of Business, says that, the end of the shutdown does not necessarily mean smooth sailing...
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A man walks his dog past a tag reading "Happy Christmas Manu," referring to French President Emmanuel Macron.
AP Photo/Christophe Ena
December 10, 2018 - 7:04 am
PARIS (AP) — French President Emmanuel Macron is preparing to speak to the nation Monday at last, after increasingly violent and radicalized protests against his leadership and a long silence that aggravated the anger. Many protesters only want one thing: for him to declare "I quit." That's an...
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Dreamstime
November 26, 2018 - 12:13 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — Shoppers heading online to purchase holiday gifts will find they're being charged sales tax at some websites where they weren't before. The reason: the Supreme Court. A June ruling gave states the go-ahead to require more companies to collect sales tax on online purchases. Now,...
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Lynne Adkins
November 13, 2018 - 4:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Students who graduated from college in the spring must now begin repaying those student loans. Jojo Brown is facing that costly reality. Brown dropped out of college in her 20s, owing thousands of dollars in student loans — an obligation she ignored, but one that was...
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Congressional Candidates in Bucks County trade barbs in morning forum.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
October 19, 2018 - 12:52 pm
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The congressional race in Bucks County could break spending records, so it’s no surprise campaign finance was a hot topic as the two candidates met in a Friday morning forum sponsored by the League of Women Voters and Bucks County chambers of commerce. At Delaware...
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Former N.J. Gov. Chris Christie made hihis first public appearance since leaving the governor's office
David Madden/KYW Newsradio
David Madden
October 19, 2018 - 7:23 am
GLASSBORO, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — After 10 months in the private sector, former N.J. Gov. Chris Christie made his first public appearance in a speech to some 300 people at Rowan University, talking about the future of the Republican Party. He wound up comparing his record to that of the man who...
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In this Feb. 9, 2017, file photo, a portrait of President Donald Trump's father Fred Trump, and three un-signed Executive orders are seen in the Oval Office of the White House in Washington.
AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais, File
October 04, 2018 - 8:27 am
By Bernard Condon and Stephen Braun, Associated Press NEW YORK (AP) — Though President Donald Trump insists he did nothing wrong on his taxes, experts say he could be on the hook for tens of millions of dollars in civil fines if state and federal authorities substantiate a New York Times report...
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