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Obama's new "Buffett Rule" to raise tax on millionaires and billionaires

President Obama will be seeking a new tax plan calling on millionaires to pay a minimum tax rate so that they will pay at least the same tax rate as middle-class Americans, according to reports. The...

Dream of homeownership fades for many Canadians

Trish Rhéaume was visibly moved when Jimmy Carter handed her the key to her new home. Rhéaume, a single mother of a 16-year- old daughter, was one of six families who were housed by Habitat for...