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Friday, December 15, 2017

George Clooney is working on a Watergate series for Netflix

Clooney has partnered with 'Bridge of Spies' writer Matt Charman on the project.

Published 8:26 PM

Attention, teachers: You can keep your deduction for classroom supplies

Currently, teachers can deduct up to $250 for classroom materials from their taxable income. That won't change.

Published 7:49 PM

Alimony will now be taxed under GOP bill

The GOP tax bill would repeal the alimony tax deduction, and that will have big implications for divorce proceedings, attorneys tell CNNMoney.

Published 7:22 PM

Grad students: You've been spared under the GOP tax plan

A controversial tax on tuition waivers for graduate students was kept out of the final tax bill.

Published 6:51 PM

Will Obamacare survive the tax bill?

Congress is set to eliminate the unpopular Obamacare individual mandate in the tax bill.

Published 6:19 PM

Republicans reveal final tax plan details

Republicans unveiled their final tax bill, a step that will place them on track to vote on their plan next week and potentially have President Donald Trump sign it into law by the end of the year.

Published 6:05 PM

Rubio now on board for the tax bill

Republican Sen. Marco Rubio will vote "yes" on the final tax bill after changes to the child tax credit, a source close to the Senator says.

Published 5:38 PM

The Hill's Will Sommer studies conservative media stars in the age of Trump

Breitbart's role in Roy Moore's Senate run is an example of how much conservative media has evolved.

Published 5:02 PM

SpaceX launches recycled rocket and spacecraft

It's a huge step toward becoming the space industry's king of reusable hardware.  Though unmanned, the mission is carrying cargo to the International Space Station where six people are currently on board.

Published 4:43 PM

Net neutrality repeal: Now what?

By voting to end net neutrality protections, the FCC is continuing a decade-long game of regulatory ping pong. The ball has come over the conservative side of the net, but the match isn't over yet.

Published 4:02 PM

The Star Wars 'Porg Invasion' Facebook game is here and adorable

Porgs, the cute stars of 'Star Wars: The Last Jedi,' just got their own Facebook game.

Published 3:15 PM

What is net neutrality?

It's the super-important internet principle that has such a dull name, most people don't realize how critical it is to their daily lives. CNN Tech's Laurie Segall explains.

Published 2:55 PM

The year feminism fought back

Many thought 2017 would be the year the of the woman -- the year the ultimate glass ceiling would shatter with a woman entering the White House. Instead, it began with the Woman's March -- the first of many counterpunches against a perceived assault on women's rights. Laurie Segall takes you through the year feminism fought back.

Published 1:44 PM

5 stunning stats about coffee

Coffee isn't just a global obsession. It's an industry worth over $100 billion. Here are the surprising facts behind your cup of joe.

Published 1:24 PM

Twitter is soaring as takeover talk resurfaces

Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein tweeted a picture of himself with Jack Dorsey at Twitter's headquarters, leading to new M&A chatter. Disney's Fox deal has people wondering about how Twitter fits into the broader media landscape too.

Published 1:04 PM

14 last-minute tech gifts under $100

From wireless headphones and smart speakers to game consoles and unlimited movie tickets, here are the best bets under $100.

Published 12:43 PM

'Star Wars: The Last Jedi' has second biggest Thursday opening ever

Box office numbers for Episode VIII is second only to its prequel, "Star Wars: The Force Awakens," which made $57 million when it opened in 2015.

Published 12:30 PM

AIM officially shuts down, but its influence lives on

AOL Instant Messenger will officially shut down on Friday, but its legacy lives on in the services it helped inspire, like Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.

Published 11:56 AM

SpaceX launches used rocket and spacecraft for first time ever

SpaceX is well on its way to becoming the king of reusable spaceflight hardware.

Published 11:45 AM

No bears here! Market on the verge of making history

Market volatility took a breather this year. It's been a slow, relentless grind higher. The S&P 500 is on track to finish the year with a gain every month. That's never happened. Where have all the bears gone?

Published 10:37 AM

Reddit co-founder: Net neutrality helps innovation

Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian says the FCC's vote to repeal net neutrality protections "fundamentally breaks how the internet works" and would make it difficult for entrepreneurs to compete with major companies.

Published 10:35 AM

Facebook worries it might be bad for you, adds a mute button

The company says it is researching the impact of social media on things like mental health and child development.

Published 10:03 AM

Watch Jeff Bezos' rocket launch a dummy into space

Jeff Bezos' space exploration company, Blue Origin, has released stunning footage of a dummy's ride to and from space on one of its rockets.

Published 10:02 AM

Disney-21st Century Fox and the war with Netflix over streaming

Executives at Disney and 21st Century Fox are talking openly about taking on Netflix, which is a fundamental change to how the companies currently operate.

Published 9:42 AM

Airbnb makes gains in its quest for more diversity

Airbnb wants to live up to its motto, "Belong anywhere." The company's latest diversity report shows small but important progress in the makeup of its workforce.

Published 9:26 AM

Why Britain won't have a trade deal before Brexit

Analysts say it's unlikely that Britain will agree a free trade deal with the EU before it leaves the bloc in March 2019.

Published 9:12 AM

The hottest stock of the year: Invisalign

Invisalign is one of the hottest products of the year thanks to teens and adults who want straight teeth without metal in their mouths.

Published 8:48 AM

Michigan's Trump voters, a year later

One year after Donald Trump flipped Michigan from a blue state to a red one, many voters say they would make the same decision today. They credit him for the strong economy -- and believe he can accomplish more if Congress would be more cooperative.

Published 8:14 AM

What does the end of U.S. net neutrality mean for the world?

The U.S. risks ceding its role as the champion of a free and open internet and encouraging restrictive regimes such as China.

Published 7:25 AM

Last day to sign up for Obamacare is here

Consumers in most states have until Friday to sign up for Obamacare. Open enrollment ends Dec. 15.

Published 7:13 AM

Conservative leaders on Trump's first year

Dana Bash, CNN's chief political correspondent, spoke with three conservative leaders to find out how Trump's base is assessing his first year in office.

Published 6:59 AM

Michigan Trump voters: Blame Congress, not the president

CNN's Poppy Harlow returns to Michigan, which helped Trump claim the presidency one year ago. Voters here said they wanted the president to reform health care, repeal NAFTA, and build a border wall. Now, they say they don't blame Trump for delays in his agenda, and wish Congress would get out of his way.

Published 6:54 AM

Ryanair brings labor unions on board to avoid holiday strike

Europe's biggest airline is trying to avert holiday strikes by offering to recognize pilot unions for the first time.

Published 6:50 AM

Stores may be in trouble, but people are spending like mad

The retail industry may be in trouble, but consumers are still buying things. Just in different ways.

Published 6:33 AM

GE has a fossil fuels problem

General Electric's power business has been rocked by the rise of renewable energy at the expense of natural gas and coal.

Published 6:21 AM

Mighty Mouse; Unions at Ryanair; Airbus shakeup

Here's what you need to know about the markets before you start your business day.

Published 5:21 AM

Trump to propose ending rule allowing spouses of H-1B holders to work in U.S.

The Trump administration will propose revoking a rule that makes spouses of thousands of immigrant workers eligible to work while in the U.S., potentially complicating a major driver of technology jobs.

Published 5:01 AM

North & South Koreans are OBSESSED with bitcoin

The two Koreas may be divided but they are both obsessed with bitcoin. How they USE it, however, is starkly different.

Published 12:54 AM

Netflix reveals its "Binge List" for 2017

Santa knows if you've been bad or good but Netflix knows what you've been watching. (Who is watching "A Christmas Prince" for 18 days in a row?) Samuel Burke has the list.

Published 12:45 AM

Quest: Is this Trump's economy?

Read Richard Quest's Profitable Moment.

Published 12:20 AM