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Vermont Payless stores among 400 closing nationwide

Although it plans to immediately close the 400 stores in the US and Puerto Rico, Payless did not rule out future closures. Several Payless stores are located in Berks County, the Lehigh Valley and the surrounding area. Shoppers are increasingly shifting their buying online or going to discount stores such as T.J. Maxx to grab deals on designer brands. The company said some of its lenders have agreed make available up to $385 million to keep the stores running.


Pilot Safely Ejects As Jet Crashes In DC Area

Pilot Safely Ejects As Jet Crashes In DC Area

The crash occurred around 9:15 a.m. Wednesday in a residential neighborhood of Clinton, about 3 miles (5 kilometers) from the Joint Base Andrews . The Prince George's County Fire Department is investigating a military aircraft that went down in the area of Temple Hills Road near Woodelves Court in Clinton, Maryland.


Trump's End Of 'War On Coal' Falls On Deaf Utility Company Ears

Trump's End Of 'War On Coal' Falls On Deaf Utility Company Ears

Federal regulations change as administrations change. "We expect that this will end up in court", he said . "This executive order will help to ensure that we have clean air and clean water without sacrificing economic growth and job creation", he said.


Driver admits to texting before collision that killed 13

Driver admits to texting before collision that killed 13

My San Antonio identified the truck driver as Jack Dillon Young , 20, a former football player at Leakey High School who had no previous criminal history. Real County officials called Uvalde County officials to coordinate a response to send deputies. "Deputies were dispatched, but before they could reach the area, the same caller called 911 to report that the truck had been in an accident".



South Korea Test Fires 800 Kilometre-Range Missile

Abe and Trump were meeting at the Mar-a-Lago estate in February when North Korea launched a rocket, setting off a controversy when the leaders set up an impromptu "situation room" in full view of the resort's guests. "The Chinese have been dealing with a very hard situation with the Trump administration", said J. Stapleton Roy, former US ambassador to China who has met every top Chinese leader since Mao Zedong's successor, Hua Guofeng.


Driver admitted texting before crash that killed 13 seniors in Texas

Driver admitted texting before crash that killed 13 seniors in Texas

Kuchler saw Young driving erratically and tried to stop him by calling 911 and the Real County Sheriff's Office just before the crash. The victims of the crash near the town of Concan were all members of the First Baptist Church in New Braunfels, Texas and had been returning from a three-day retreat.