Tuesday July 25-th, 2017

Macy's plans to close 100 stores, boost online investment

Other traditional retailers such as Target , JC Penney, Kmart, Sears and Kohl's have also pulled the plug in stores in recent months. Walmart's closures alone impacted 16,000 workers. It's not yet clear how many jobs will be lost in the process. T...

Clinton to portray Trump economic plans as handouts for rich Clinton to portray Trump economic plans as handouts for rich

Have you noticed that? Clinton is in town to tour Raygun, a printing, design and clothing company and attend a campaign rally. Clinton's Wednesday visit comes on the heels of a handful of Iowa visits from her Republican rivals. "His election would ...

'American Idol' finalist Jax says she has thyroid cancer 'American Idol' finalist Jax says she has thyroid cancer

Even telling the story of her battle against cancer, Jax was upbeat and energetic. But after finding a small lump on her throat, she chose to have it checked out - even playing a gig while she waited on her biopsy results. I always feel kind of awk...

Boy falls from roller coaster at area amusement park

The child, whose condition, age, name and gender weren't immediately available, was airlifted to Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh, about 50 miles west. A boy has fallen from a wooden roller coaster at a Pennsylvania amusement park and is hospitalize...

Real ammo used by mistake in fatal training exercise

The officer who shot and killed Knowlton has been put on administrative leave. That incident and another case led investigators to determined Coel had violated department policies, and he was forced to resign, the Miami Herald reported.

Former Trump staffer sues campaign for Former Trump staffer sues campaign for

Bordini's lawsuit claims at least two other campaign members also had a gun pulled on them by Phillip. The lawsuit , first reported by WBTV in Charlotte, alleges that other senior campaign staffers - including former Trump campaign manager t...

Arkansas police in standoff with gunman who shot 2 cops Arkansas police in standoff with gunman who shot 2 cops

Both Spells and Cooper were hit by fire from Jones. Jones surrendered at 11:46 a.m., Hollenbeck said. I am deeply saddened by the news that Sebastian County Sheriffs Deputy Bill Cooper has passed away after being shot in the line of duty this mor...

China says new satellite will help safeguard interests at sea China says new satellite will help safeguard interests at sea

He pledged continued Japanese aid for the Philippines to boost its maritime security capabilities. Yasay said he agree with Kishida that the rule of law must be respected and upheld by everyone in "the strongest manner". China emphasized its opposi...

Pop stars, diplomacy victims of cooling China-S. Korea ties Pop stars, diplomacy victims of cooling China-S. Korea ties

Security Council is unlikely to issue a condemnation statement over North Korea's firing of what are believed to be Rodong medium-range ballistic missiles toward the Sea of Japan on August 3, due to opposition from China and other countries, diplomat...

Boy killed on water slide was decapitated, witness claims Boy killed on water slide was decapitated, witness claims

KDOL and Secretary Lana Gordon wish to extend their continued thoughts and prayers to the Schwab family during this incredibly hard time . Schlitterbahn is tentatively scheduled to reopen on Wednesday, the statement said. In a statement, Schlitt...

Arkansas officer who was shot in neck has died Arkansas officer who was shot in neck has died

Their conditions are not known, nor are details about what led to the shooting, which took place around 7:15am local time. The Crawford County SWAT is also responding, as are deputies with the Scott County Sheriff's Department. After the shooting, mo...

Former Philippine President Ramos visits China to "rekindle" friendship

Their confirmed presence in the South China Sea quashes China's repeated claims it was never planning to militarise the region. China reacted angrily to an worldwide legal case that favoured Philippines over contested reefs and atolls last month.

Turkey's Erdogan blasts foreign countries over coup reaction

Customs and Commerce Minister Bulent Tufenkci was quoted by the Hurriyet newspaper as saying that the cost of the thwarted coup could rise, but that Turkey's economy overall was secure. The same kind of unwillingness in the fight against terror has...

China Building Reinforced Hangars on Disputed Islands

Control of islands in the South China Sea has always been a point of contention between China and Vietnam, while Taiwan, Malaysia, the Philippines and Brunei also have made claims to portions of this area. He added that "China is unlikely to see this...

Cancellara denies Froome time trial gold at Rio Olympics

Four-time world champion Cancellara clocked 1 hour 12 minutes 15.42 seconds on a wet morning over the 54.5-kilometre distance, a massive 47.41 seconds ahead of Dutch silver medallist Tom Dumoulin. Froome was trying to follow in the footsteps of com...

EU making "serious mistakes" over failed Turkish coup, says Turkish minister

The shooting down of a Russian fighter jet by a Turkish F-16 over the Syrian border a year ago saw a furious Mr Putin slap economic sanctions on Turkey and launch a blistering war of words that seemed to irrevocably damage burgeoning ties. "It is in ...

Turkish military officer seeking asylum in US

Rear Admiral Mustafa Zeki Ugurlu is the subject of a detention order in Turkey and has been expelled from the armed forces, the Anadolu news agency reported. "They have failed the test following the coup attempt", he said in the interview, which wa...

'After GST, India more appealing to Chinese firms'

The Rajya Sabha passed the bill this week and it will now be presented on Monday in the Lok Sabha for amendments to be passed. The April 1, 2017 deadline for the implementation of the goods and services tax (GST), India's biggest tax reform since I...

Greitens adds Missouri governor nomination to long resume

Missouri Sixth District Congressman Sam Graves paced the Republican candidates with 2,501 votes to return to his Washington office, slightly more than the 2,305 ballots U.S. Democrats ended up winning the governor's office that year, as well as most ...

PM Modi launches 70th Freedom Year Celebrations PM Modi launches 70th Freedom Year Celebrations

Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif's office today issued a press release stating that Kashmir is still an unfinished agenda for the United Nations, and it is the PM's duty to take up the issue as the voice of Kashmiris has been oppressed by India...

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