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    When does the stamp duty holiday end?

    The holiday meant that new homebuyers could save a pretty penny (Picture: Getty) Stamp Duty, otherwise known as Stamp Duty Land Tax (SDLT) is a tax on property or land bought in England and Northern Ireland. You’ll have to pay it if your purchase costs over a certain price. The rules are different for other […] More

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    LGBTQ sports winners and losers for the Thanksgiving holiday weekend

    This week’s list of winners and losers is the perfect antidote to Thanksgiving leftovers. Winners are Fresh, and losers are Stale. Ramaud Chiaokhiao-BowmanNU_Sports Ramaud Chiaokhiao-Bowman wore the Northwestern LGBTQ pride shirt ‘to work, educate and raise awareness.’ As the Salvation Army partners with the Dallas Cowboys, it should consider using the NFL’s National Coming Out […] More

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    Feel-better alternatives for creative holiday gift shopping

    ABC Action News / YouTube This Black Friday will probably be a little different—I hope?—from the usual stampede of whipped up consumerism, but it will still kick off the official holiday shopping season. Let’s say you want to opt part of the way out of hypercommercialized Christmas but still want to give some gifts, and you’re […] More

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    Maxine Waters spent holiday away from family to ‘kick butt’ for stimulus plan

    This Thanksgiving, Rep. Maxine Waters didn’t spend it with her family in California. Instead, the outspoken congresswoman spent the day in Washington, working on a new coronavirus relief bill for the American public. Waters tweeted, “Home alone in Washington, husband in LA, spending the day plotting on the Republicans about how I’m going to kick […] More

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    Why ‘The Plot Against the President’ is Must-See Holiday Weekend Viewing

    Based on a book by investigative journalist Lee Smith, The Plot Against the President is a quality piece of storytelling, that moves fluidly and builds tension like any good suspense thriller. But it is not fiction; it was an intentional, and diabolical machination that occurred right underneath our noses. The documentary lays out “Russiagate” and […] More

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