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    Important and influential musical artists that died in 2017

    2017 saw the loss of a number of influential musical artists, many of which are unheard of by younger generations. Despite this, many of the musicians that died in 2017 have shaped the music world into what it is today, and deserve to be recognized. Today we consider rock to be one of the main genres of music, but it couldn’t have gotten to the level of success it has today without the people that shaped it. Chuck Berry was one of the pioneers of rock ‘n’ roll, whose onstage charisma and resonating voice helped him to become one of the first rock hits. His unique guitar style was influenced…

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    Republicans pass new tax plan

    Less than a month ago President Donald Trump’s administration celebrated the anniversary of his election victory. On November 2nd, the Republican Party introduced for the first time a new GOP bill, which if put in place, will lower the corporate tax rate by 20-35%. “We’re working to give the American people a giant tax cut for Christmas. We are giving them a  big, beautiful Christmas present in the form of a tremendous tax cut.” said Donald Trump. The plan would lead to the elimination of the majority of business deductions and credits. A few additional changes to the previous plan are the lowering of deductibility of corporate interest expenses, implementation…