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The chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee says critics of U. S. foreign policy are disparaging the movie, "American Sniper" and denigrating the memory of Chris Kyle, the U. S. serviceman depicted in the film.
What does it take to make it into the 1 percent of earners? In Arkansas, you'd need to pull in $228,298 a year. In Connecticut, the threshold is $677,608.
That's according to a report released Monday by the Economic Policy Institute, examining income inequality by state.
Connecticut -- the state with the highest 1 percent threshold -- happens to also be the state with the worst inequality.
A federal appeals court has approved former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's request to remain free while he appeals his corruption convictions.
The 4th U. S. Circuit Court of Appeals in Richmond said McDonnell's appeal raises a substantial question of law or fact that could warrant reversal or a new trial.
The court also ordered that briefs in the case be filed by March 2 and set a May 12 hearing.
A jury last year found McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, guilty of taking gifts and loans from a vitamin executive in exchange for promoting his products.
McDonnell was scheduled to begin his two-year prison term Feb.