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Billionaire Barry Sherman, wife, found dead in their Toronto mansion, officials say

Google(TORONTO) -- Billionaire Barry Sherman and his wife, Honey, have been found dead in their Toronto, Canada mansion, officials said.Two bodies were found at 50 Old Colony Road in York, Ontario Friday after police received a call around 11:45 a.m. detailing a medical incident at the home, said Toronto Police Constable David Hopkinson in a press conference this afternoon.While police did not release the identities of the bodies found, Dr. Eric Hoskins, Ontario Minister of Health and Long-Term Care confirmed, the couple's deaths ...

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Here's what the GOP tax plan could mean for you

iStock/Thinkstock(WASHINGTON) -- The more than one thousand-page tax bill released by House and Senate Republicans on Friday evening moves the needle closer to possible passage of sweeping legislation that could impact millions of Americans.The bill provides provisions for deep tax cuts for corporations, tax breaks for the wealthy, and what experts say are more limited benefits for middle-class Americans.Here is what ABC News has learned will be included in that bill:FOR BUSINESS-- Corporate rate to 21%, down from 35% under current law. Takes effect in ...

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Carolina Panthers linebacker donates $15,000 for high school football championship rings

Photodisc/Thinkstock(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- Carolina Panthers linebacker Thomas Davis picked up the ball for high school football players who couldn't afford state championship rings, according to a ABC Charlotte affiliate WSOC-TV.Davis heard Harding University H.S. coach Sam Greiner say on the radio that the team needed to raise $20,000 to buy championship rings for team members who didn't have the funds and the linebacker called in to the radio station and promised to help the cause.Davis promised $15,000, which along with GoFundMe exceeding $7,000, meets the ...

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Trump lawyers expected to meet with Mueller and team next week

Alex Wong/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump's legal team is expected to meet with Special Counsel Robert Mueller and his team next week, sources with knowledge of the meeting confirmed to ABC News.The meeting, first reported by CNN, was described as a chance for Trump's attorneys to receive an update from Mueller and his team on the status of the investigation into Russian election interference and potential collusion with the Trump campaign.The sources with knowledge of the summit indicated that it would come as the ...

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GOP tax plan gains support: Rubio and Corker to vote yes

Drew Angerer/Getty Images(WASHINGTON) -- Two key Republican holdouts have done a 180-degree turn and now support the GOP tax bill: Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla. and Sen. Bob Corker, R-Tenn.While several Republicans say they are still waiting to see the final bill, right now, it does not appear a single Republican is on the record as a "no" vote.Rubio, who on Thursday was a "no' vote, now appears on board after Republicans expanded the child tax credit.Corker, who was the sole Republican to oppose the original ...

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Check out an original 'Star Wars' lightsaber valued at $450,000

Ripleys Believe It or Not! (LOS ANGELES) -- It’s not as clumsy or random as a blaster, and for the first time, "Star Wars" fans can check out an original Luke Skywalker lightsaber prop displayed in a galaxy not so far away.Starting Saturday, and just in time for the release of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi," visitors to Ripley’s Believe it or Not Museum in Hollywood, California, will be able to see the iconic prop in person.Ripley’s purchased the saber hilt for a whopping $450,000 ...

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Santa delivers Christmas magic to babies in the NICU with special visit

Stockbyte/Thinkstock(FLINT, Mich.) -- More than 20 preemies in the NICU at Hurley Medical Center in Flint, Michigan, got a magical visit from Santa ahead of the holidays.“It’s really special because you can’t take your little guys or girls to see Santa,” Amy Sparks, a mom to twins who were born 10 weeks early, told ABC News. “I was really bummed we weren’t going to be able to do that and get their first Christmas holiday picture done with Santa. Then we came in ...

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YTMT Logo To drain the swamp, start in the deepest part.

The Justice Department is the thickest, nastiest, murkiest and most malodorous corner of the swamp.

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UT Health Logo Cholesterol Numbers: What They Mean, Why They Matter

Cholesterol is a word we hear a lot. It’s a substance that’s produced in the body that is a part of every cell. But we also hear numbers associated with the word “cholesterol.” HDL, LDL, “good”cholesterol, “bad” cholesterol. Depending on the numbers associated with each, you could be at greater risk for heart attack or cardiovascular disease.

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