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Mitt Romney released his tax information Tuesday after taking a hit in South Carolina because he hadn’t done so. What they show is that Romney has made $42.7 million in the past two years and paid $6.2 million in taxes, about 14 percent. The Romneys made $21 million in 2011 and $21.7 million in 2010. 

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"Today we're pleased to be launching features that will address and remedy the majority of these issues. To be clear - our work here isn't done, but I'm really pleased to be shipping a milestone on our journey." - Bradley Horowitz of Google, announcing Tuesday that Google Plus will now allow nicknames on the social-networking site. The site will now allow real names plus nicknames or only assumed names.

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A Bountiful, Utah, man shot video as cars tried to navigate his street in a weekend snowstorm. It’s like watching a comedy. Check it out:


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