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  • Rubblebucket Break Up... And Don't Break Up

    "We started out as romantic partners at the beginning of the album and then we weren't anymore by the end," musician Kalmia Traver says.
  • Floridians expected to get tax break on diapers

    Rarely does any legislature move this quick, but a Florida Senate committee approved a bill Monday that will provide state residents with a sales-tax exemption for diapers. South Florida State Sen. Lauren Book (D-Plantation) co-sponsored the proposal which was unanimously supported by the Commerce and Tourism Committee, reports WJXT. The proposal would allow shoppers to avoid paying sales taxes on diapers, incontinence undergarments, pads and liners. If the bill is passed during the during March...

  • Midday open thread: Getting high, getting shot, and getting a burger

    Today’s comic by Mark Fiore is The Year in Lies: What’s coming up on Sunday Kos
  • Rams get break, then beat Saints for NFC title

    NEW ORLEANS - A big comeback. A blown call. And, finally, a booming kick that sent the Rams to the Super Bowl. After rallying from an early 13-0 deficit, the Rams beat the Saints in the NFC Championship Game, winning 26-23 on Greg Zuerlein's 57-yard field goal in overtime Sunday. As a result, the Rams will face the New England Patriots, 37-31 overtime winners in the AFC Championship Game, in Super Bowl LIII in Atlanta on Feb. 3. The outcome of the NFC's title game might not have been possible...

  • Your 24-step plan for getting the promotion you want and deserve

    Knowing how to get promoted is key if you want more responsibilities.   If you want to get promoted quickly, you'll need to step up your innovation and problem-solving abilities. Then, prepare a case to your boss about why you deserve a new title.  If you haven't gotten that promotion you were hoping for in 2018, don't fret. There's still just enough time to get the new title, perks, and pay. Ramit Sethi, author and founder of, wrote that it can take just three to six...

    Business Insider
  • Streaking into break: Rangers get Quinn a win in Boston return

    BOSTON — There was no shying away from David Quinn, who said when the schedule came out for his first season behind the Rangers bench, this was a game he circled. And Quinn’s return to Boston was a successful one, his team taking a heartening 3-2 victory over the Bruins on Saturday night. It was

    New York Post
  • Teachers, EMTs, firefighters and other American heroes deserve a tax break

    Too many of the people who keep our country running have to survive on too little. Let's give them something back.