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A girl with a water container among debris of destroyed houses in Tacloban, Leyte province on Dec. 7, 2013.

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A girl with a water container among debris of destroyed houses in Tacloban, Leyte province on Dec. 7, 2013.

Typhoon Tax Break: Still Time for Aid

Taxpayers who haven’t filed their 2013 income tax returns yet have a rare chance this year to get a last-minute deduction. Normally, Americans can claim deductions for charitable contributions made through Dec. 31, a deadline that typically spurs a flurry...

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President Barack Obama, Mitt Romney and others attend the 67th annual Al Smith dinner at the Waldorf Astoria hotel on Oct. 18, 2012 in New York.

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President Barack Obama, Mitt Romney and others attend the 67th annual Al Smith dinner at the Waldorf Astoria hotel on Oct. 18, 2012 in New York.

Obama, Romney at Charity Dinner: `More Sons… Than Jobs’

“It’s nice to relax and wear what Ann and I wear around the house,” Republican Mitt Romney said at a white-tie dinner. “We’re down to the final months of the president’s term,” Romney said, with President Barack Obama, also in...

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