The US House proposes to base an internet sales tax on the tax rate of a seller's home state. But would that create an unfair advantage to online retailers operating in states without a sales tax?
St. Patrick's Day parades in two cities have become battlegrounds for gay rights. Now, the mayors in New York and Boston – which have two of the largest parades – have joined the cause.
Kentucky’s attorney general said Tuesday he would not defend a Kentucky anti-gay marriage law struck down last month. But the governor said the state will hire outside attorneys to appeal.
Yet another winter storm trucked along the East Coast on Monday, plunging much of the region into a now familiar duel with low temperatures and heaps of snow.
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh has threatened to boycott the upcoming St. Patrick's Day parade if organizers refuse to allow a gay veteran's group to participate.