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The Supreme Court has reaffirmed its 2-year-old decision allowing corporations to spend freely to influence elections and has backed Arizona police checks of immigration status.
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State governments wait hopefully to collect the taxes on the Mega Millions jackpot, which would give a boost to struggling states.
Click on to see these luxurious mansions, ranked from least expensive to most, many of which are ski-in/ski-out.
The following selections of luxurious homes from Realtor.com include views both natural and urban that can be calming, inspiring, or stimulating, each with its own built-in ways to enjoy the lofty vistas.