SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — Retailer Charlotte Russe is coming back to the shopping market after the company previously filed for bankruptcy and announced it was “closing all of its stores.” Last month the retailer announced it was closing all of its stores across the nation and began holding liquidation sales. At the time the company had more than 500 stores across the U.S. and over 8,700 employees. Thursday afternoon Charlotte Russe broke exciting news on Twitter: the brand will be [
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Two 15-year-old boys - one of whom is seen in the above image on the roof of a building in the Compton section of Los Angeles - were arrested in the shooting death of Samantha Bustos, 15.
Police are calling the incident an "unfortunate accident."
A driver followed the girl and her family to their home on Wednesday after their vehicle had cut him off in traffic. He then opened fire.
CANTON, Ohio – A 13-year-old boy charged with the murder of 14-year-old Sylvia McGee will face a judge in Stark County Juvenile Court Wednesday. Tuesday the boy was charged with aggravated murder. He is the same teen who was charged with obstruction early in the investigation for lying to police. Under Ohio law, a juvenile must be 14 to charge as an adult. The body of Sylvia McGee was found on March 30 in an alley. She was killed by [
For his 21st album, the songwriter takes daring, rewarding turns on a record that addresses a complicated world.
CNN featured Van Jones in an episode of its docuseries The Bush Years discussing the September 11 terrorist attacks, in spite of the commentator's messy history on the subject.
State police Tuesday afternoon released video from the camera worn by a Hamden police officer as he fired bullets at two unarmed people in a car in New Haven’s Newhaville neighborhood.
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Hamden Legislative Council member Justin Farmer Tuesday came out in support of activists’ demands that the town spend $50,000 or more to hire an independent investigator to suss out what happened in the April 16 “officer-involved” shooting.
NEW YORK — The lawyers’ ads on the internet aggressively seeking clients to file sexual abuse lawsuits give a taste of what lies ahead this year for the Boy Scouts of America: potentially the most fateful chapter in its 109-year history. Sexual abuse settlements have already strained the Boy Scouts’ finances to the point where the organization is exploring “all available options,” including Chapter 11 bankruptcy. But now the financial threats have intensified. The reason: States have been moving...
CHICAGO — Two brothers who say they helped Jussie Smollett stage a racist and homophobic attack against himself sued the “Empire” actor’s attorneys on Tuesday, accusing them of defamation by continuing to insist publicly that the brothers carried out a real, bigoted attack on Smollett despite knowing that wasn’t true. Abimbola “Abel” Osundairo and Olabinjo “Ola” Osundairo said in a joint statement issued after their lawsuit was filed in federal court in Chicago that Smollett’s legal team has...
Listen, we live in an occasionally enraging metropolis and I'm not going to sugarcoat that for you, because I imagine doing so would be tantamount to dumping fuel on the fire. The MTA reportedly has no money but is still enticing you to buy that more-expensive-than-ever Metrocard by dangling the (im)possibility of a free Hawaiian vacation in front of your nose? 'Kay. NYCHA's housing stock is crumbling and also have you seen this data-stealing playground for the megawealthy, which munched up $4.5...
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The White House will fight tooth and nail against any key aides appearing before the House, according to the Washington Post. The latest announcement came when former White House counsel Don McGahn was subpoenaed by the House Judiciary Committee. His testimony to special counsel Robert Mueller proved to be a key component to his final report. This begins another showdown between the White House and Congress as Trump works to protect himself from accountability. They’re
CINCINNATI, Ohio — A high school in Cincinnati is celebrating an amazing achievement — 17 times over! According to Walnut Hills High School, 17 of its students earned perfect scores on the ACT test during the 2018-19 calendar. The school said the following eight seniors and nine juniors earned the perfect score of 36: Seniors [
The Duggars’ nickname for a classic dish has been giving people a devil of a time online.
SEATTLE (AP) — The future of one of the Northwest’s largest electronics recyclers is uncertain after a judge sentenced its two founders to more than two years in prison each for fraud. Total Reclaim Inc.