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Apr 18 2018

The Bon-Ton May Be Next Oakdale Mall Store to Close

The stores in Coralville's Coral Ridge Mall and Lindale Mall in Cedar Rapids are among seven Younkers stores that the department store's parent company, Bon Ton, Inc., to...

Apr 18 2018

McArthur charged with eighth count of first-degree murder

Kanagaratnam reportedly moved to Canada in 2010 , he was originally from Sri Lanka. Police say there are no links between Kanagaratnam and "Gay Village" of Toronto. Las...

Apr 17 2018

Shinzo Abe to meet Donald Trump amid challenges at home and overseas

This double blow came as a surprise to Abe: Since Trump became president, more than any other foreign politician, the Japanese PM had sought closer friendship with the Un...

Apr 17 2018

3 injured in Pleasantview Elementary student knife attack

He was released to his parents due to his age. Then he walked to the school office and put the knife down. Sauk Rapids borders St. Cloud on the northern edge. Beise say...

Apr 17 2018

Avengers: Infinity War Singapore and Tokyo Fan Event Photos

While Thanos is unquestionably the biggest, baddest villain coming to Avengers: Infinity War , he's not coming alone. After taking up more than 70 percent of all pre...

Apr 17 2018

Armenian Police Trying to Disperse Protesters in Yerevan

An Armenian opposition leader on Monday urged demonstrators to take to the streets again, even after he and dozens of others were hurt in protests over moves by the count...

Apr 17 2018

American leaders target corruption, Maduro as 8th Summit opens in Peru

Speaking at the eighth Summit of the Americas in Lima, Pence described Venezuela - and Cuba - as countries where "the tragedy of tyranny is in full display". The two ...

Apr 17 2018

London stabbings: Two dead and one critical in three attacks

Dihan was the prime accused in Robin murder case filed with Kotwali Police Station previous year, police said. A 26-year-old man and a woman in her 30s were killed in s...

Apr 16 2018

Pres. Trump pardons Scooter Libby

He came under investigation in 2003, after speculation that he leaked the identity of a secret Central Intelligence Agency operative Valerie Plame, to newspaper reporters...

Apr 16 2018

U.S. lowers NAFTA key auto content demand: Mexico auto lobby

He told reporters at the Summit of the Americas in Lima, Peru, yesterday that the operation "significantly eroded" and "degraded" Syrian chemical weapons capabilities and...

Apr 16 2018

Britain ready for military action in days as cabinet supports May

The same officials say Syria has continued to produce or procure chlorine, which also has industrial and agricultural uses. "The Prohibition of Chemical Weapons (OPCW...

Apr 16 2018

Jeremy Corbyn: UK of 'waiting for instructions' from Trump on Syria

Medical sources say dozens of people were killed, including children, during the alleged toxic bombing of the formerly rebel-held town of Douma , in the Eastern Ghouta r...

Apr 15 2018

Pot stocks riding high on Trump commitment to support states where legal

The president's decision will reflect a separation from U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions , that in January rescinded an Obama-era coverage , called as "the Cole memo...

Apr 15 2018

Dr. Herbert Diess appointed as new Volkswagen CEO

Volkswagen announced on Tuesday it was considering reshuffling its board and replacing Mueller, in a move that sent stocks in the company surging. Garcia Sanz, who was ...

Apr 15 2018

Man City Can Edge Closer To Premier League Title Today

Football is full of emotions, but what we have to try to do is focus and win our games against Tottenham , Swansea and after that the other ones. "I think that was whe...

Apr 15 2018

Congress, BJP lock horns, indulge in slugfest over reaction to rapes

Lekhi claimed that the woman counsel appearing for the Kathua rape victim was being pressurised not to appear in the case. "Now you all can imagine what kind of dirty p...

Apr 15 2018

Booker Challenges Pompeo On View That Homosexuality Is 'Perversion'

Booker raised a troubling statement that Pompeo once made as a congressman in which he called homosexuality "perversion" during a speech he made as a congressman. Menende...

Apr 15 2018

Trump lawyer tries to prevent use of materials found in Federal Bureau of Investigation raid

It was a balmy Friday in New York City, but Michael Cohen probably wasn't in a very bright mood. The request is reportedly based on the recent raid of the home and ...

Apr 15 2018

Prime time: LeBron defying age, better than ever at 33

Following Wednesday's regular-season finale, James stamped this as-yet-unfinished season a personal triumph. Let's see. They traded Kyrie Irving for a boatload of pla...

Apr 14 2018

Winnie Madikizela-Mandela, 'Mother of the Nation,' Mourned at Southafrica

Mourners dressed in the colours of the ruling African National Congress (ANC), as well those of the radical opposition Economic Freedom Fighters (EFF), sang "there's no o...