Bon-Ton to close 42 stores

Employees at the affected locations will be allowed to interview for positions at other stores. The downward spiral has put Bon-Ton on several lists that speculate on possible this year. "It still offers foods and services people need". Westdale Ge... More..

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Cabinet split appears over EU customs union arrangement
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Cabinet split appears over EU customs union arrangement

China and the United Kingdom "can have broader, higher-level and deeper cooperation under the framework", Xi said, adding that the initiative "operates under market and global rules". Britain has promoted itse...More..

U.S. to cut off program for protected Syrians
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

U.S. to cut off program for protected Syrians

While the grinding conflict in Syria has helped drive a global refugee crisis - according to the United Nations, some 5.5 million Syrians have been displaced - Mr Trump has pursued a hard line on immigrati...More..

'Congressional Black Caucus Took a Knee Nearly All Night'
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

'Congressional Black Caucus Took a Knee Nearly All Night'

President Trump boasted about the black unemployment rate in his State of the Union, saying, "Unemployment claims have hit a 45-year low". "Dems did nothing for you but get your vote!" "And Hispanic-American ...More..

With Battaglia's execution, time finally ran out on a master manipulator
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

With Battaglia's execution, time finally ran out on a master manipulator

Battaglia then closed his eyes and looked directly up. "Am I still alive?" he asked. He gasped a couple of times after which he started to snore, and soon there was no movement from his body. He was executed ...More..

Judge rules Florida's voter-restoration process is unconstitutional
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Judge rules Florida's voter-restoration process is unconstitutional

Last month the Florida elections officials approved inclusion on the November ballot a measure that would restore voting rights to people who had completed their sentences, unless they had been convicted of mur...More..

Eighteen injured as burning van jumps curb in China
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Eighteen injured as burning van jumps curb in China

The injured were taken to the nearby Shanghai Changzheng Hospital. The Shanghai-based news outlet Pengpai, citing a witness, reported that the vehicle was carrying six people and several tanks of gas when i...More..

Man who attacked British Muslims sentenced to life
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Man who attacked British Muslims sentenced to life

After Darren Osborne drove a van into the mosque on June 19 a year ago, the imam told baying crowds to hand him "unscathed" to the police and not take justice into their own hands. The show, along with th...More..

LA school shooting: Unclear where 12-year-old got gun
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

LA school shooting: Unclear where 12-year-old got gun

A strikingly similar shooting to Thursday's happened just south of Los Angeles in Gardena on January 18, 2011, when a gun went off inside a 17-year-old boy's backpack after he set it on a desk, wounding two s...More..

Bundee Aki to start for Ireland, youngster handed first Six Nations start
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Bundee Aki to start for Ireland, youngster handed first Six Nations start

Leinster's Ryan, who made his worldwide debut six months ago before he had even played a game for Leinster, started for Ireland for the first time in November and gets the nod ahead of experienced clubmate De...More..

Fundraiser for dad who attacked Larry Nassar takes off
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Fundraiser for dad who attacked Larry Nassar takes off

Two of Margraves' daughters are among more than 30 victims who've given statements during the hearing, which began Wednesday. He's expected to be sentenced next week on the three Eaton County sexual assau...More..

by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

South Korea ready for drone terrorist attacks at Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

Asked if it could pose a threat to the United States, Pentagon chief spokesperson Dana White told reporters, "Well, North Korea often has parades". Other members include Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs ...More..

Behind Pence's plan to rescue the Republican majority in 2018 - Source Politico
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Behind Pence's plan to rescue the Republican majority in 2018 - Source Politico

Shelley Moore Capito, R-W.Va., Pence delivered a high-energy speech that began by touting the relationship between President Donald Trump's administration and the people of West Virginia. Vice President criti...More..

Bell Let's Talk supports city mental health initiative with a $20000 grant
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Bell Let's Talk supports city mental health initiative with a $20000 grant

I was touched by the support I received and struck by the number of people who came forward and told me how mental health issues have impacted their lives or those of their family and friends. "I apparently had...More..

Brief snow showers expected in far north GA Thursday night
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

Brief snow showers expected in far north GA Thursday night

This system may track very close to I-95 and because of that track, warmer air getting drawn into the region will become a factor with precipitation. I-84 and the Merritt and Wilbur Cross parkways are mainly we...More..

There's a new version of Monopoly that actually encourages cheating
by | Saturday, February 03, 2018

There's a new version of Monopoly that actually encourages cheating

However, the cheaters edition rewards criminal behaviour and if players make sure their illicit activities go unnoticed, they given property and cash for their skillful stealth. Some of the dirty tactics that...More..

European Union ministers agree on transition period demands for Brexit
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

European Union ministers agree on transition period demands for Brexit

The announcement for the new report comes after London's official representative for Brexit David Davis refused to provide estimates of the impact of divorce with the European Union on 58 sectors of the...More..

Iranian Police Arrest 29 Women for Participation in Anti-Hijab Protests
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Iranian Police Arrest 29 Women for Participation in Anti-Hijab Protests

Iranian Islamic law, implemented after the 1979 revolution, requires women to cover their hair with a scarf and wear long, loose-fitting clothing. "The Iranian police announced in 2014 that they have warned, ...More..

Nearly 1000 miners trapped underground at FS mine
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Nearly 1000 miners trapped underground at FS mine

This content is restricted to site members. During the course of Thursday, the mine had managed to rescue 272 miners from shaft four and 64 from shaft one. Power was finally restored at 2:30 AM Friday ...More..

Train carrying Gohmert, GOP members collides with dump truck, no injuries
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Train carrying Gohmert, GOP members collides with dump truck, no injuries

No one on the train was injured, according to Harper, but he said two people were inside the truck at the time of the crash. Several lawmakers tweeted about the incident and said they were uninjured. "Y...More..

Black History Month In Focus: 15 Folks Who Made History in 2017
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Black History Month In Focus: 15 Folks Who Made History in 2017

We'll just focus on two points. Black History Month celebrations kicked off with conversations, games and finger foods during the Kick-Off & State of the Black Community Forum & Social hosted by the office of...More..

Israel condemns Poland for rushing through Holocaust law
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Israel condemns Poland for rushing through Holocaust law

To become law, the bill requires approval from President Andrzej Duda, who supports it. The legislation allows exceptions for academic research and works of art. But even as worldwide condemnation poured in, ...More..

Trump's speech ratings were even worse than you might have thought
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Trump's speech ratings were even worse than you might have thought

You can see the red and blue lines representing these two topics alternating through the middle section of the State of the Union , showing structurally how Trump's speechwriters are trying to make immigrat...More..

Boeing wins $6.56 billion US defense contract: Pentagon
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Boeing wins $6.56 billion US defense contract: Pentagon

Boeing Co was awarded a $6.56 billion USA defense contract for development and sustainment of an enlarged ground-based midcourse anti-ballistic missile defense system, the Pentagon said on Wednesday. Of cou...More..

by | Friday, February 02, 2018

President Trump Considers Release Of Russia Memo

He will give Congress the green light on Friday , thereby giving Republicans permission for the release, and he "would likely not request any material be redacted", per a White House official. Donald Trump ha...More..

Arab League warns against repercussions of decisions to violate Jerusalem
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Arab League warns against repercussions of decisions to violate Jerusalem

He called for halting all unilateral steps aimed at imposing a new reality or changing the status of Jerusalem, considering similar steps as null and void under global law itself and only leading to further ten...More..

China, Russia assuming
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

China, Russia assuming "alarming" roles in LA: Tillerson

He delivered on the same day he was scheduled to fly to Mexico City to meet with President Enrique Peña Nieto as part of a five-nation trip that will also include Argentina, Peru, Colombia and Jamaica. "Our a...More..

UN Security Council experts discuss Russia's proposal on Syria chemical probe - chairman
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

UN Security Council experts discuss Russia's proposal on Syria chemical probe - chairman

Secretary of Defense Jim Mattis said Friday. Mattis, speaking with reporters, said the Syrian government had repeatedly used chlorine as a weapon. Russian Federation recently has been singled out for allowi...More..

by | Friday, February 02, 2018

More winter? Early spring? Groundhogs at odds

Although Phil does not have any scientific background (except if we were to count the weather conditions that play into him seeing his shadow or not), he's on par with the warming temperature trend. Think a...More..

Russian Federation to US Navy: Get new maps
by | Friday, February 02, 2018

Russian Federation to US Navy: Get new maps

The US Navy claimed that the interception was unsafe, because the Sukhoi-27 approached the EP-3 as close as five feet (about 1.5 meters) and then crossed the plane's flight path, after which the EP-3 had to o...More..