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Republicans release their final tax bill — here's what's in it

Republicans on Friday released the final text of the compromise version of their massive tax bill. The compromise bill, crafted by GOP members of the congressional tax committees, features a few changes from the House and Senate versions. Republicans ...

Judge rejects fears of state business seizure in dune cases

A New Jersey judge rejected fears by private beach operators that the state's seizure of part of their sand for a storm protection project will also enable the state to seize their businesses. In two cases decided Friday, Superior Court Judge Marlene ...and more »

Facebook admits that social media can be bad for you

Facebook also cited research showing the positive impact of social media. "In sum, our research and other academic literature suggests that it's about how you use social media that matters when it comes to your well-being." The post by Facebook ...and more »

Lockheed Martin plans supersonic business jet

The Wall Street Journal reported Aerion hopes to have a new supersonic business jet operating by 2025, with development costs estimated at $4 billion. It would have a range of 4,750 nautical miles at up to 1.5 times the speed of sound, cutting the ...