TerryAllison

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Date registered: September 4, 2011

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  1. David’s Bridal Files For Bankruptcy Protection — November 19, 2018
  2. Markets Right Now: Stocks open slightly lower on Wall Street — November 19, 2018
  3. London mayor scraps water cannons bought by Boris Johnson — November 19, 2018
  4. White House Again Threatens CNN Reporter’s Pass — November 19, 2018
  5. Pakistan PM fires back after criticism from Trump — November 19, 2018

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Nov 19

David’s Bridal Files For Bankruptcy Protection

(CNBC) — Wedding dress retailer David’s Bridal filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection Monday, as expected, grappling with a heavy debt load amid changing consumer tastes in the wedding industry. The bankruptcy is part of a deal the retailer has reached with its lenders that will reduce its debt by more than $400 million. David’s Bridal …

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Nov 19

Markets Right Now: Stocks open slightly lower on Wall Street

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (all times local): 9:35 a.m. Stocks are opening slightly lower on Wall Street led by declines in technology and industrial companies. Apple sank 2.6 percent in early trading Monday and Amazon lost 1.5 percent. Boeing gave up 1 percent. Nissan’s U.S.-listed shares slumped 8.5 …

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Nov 19

London mayor scraps water cannons bought by Boris Johnson

LONDON (AP) — London Mayor Sadiq Khan says three used water cannons bought for police under predecessor Boris Johnson have been sold for scrap, at a loss of more than 300,000 pounds ($385,000). Johnson, while mayor, authorized police to buy the 25-year-old cannons from Germany after riots swept London and other cities in 2011. They …

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Nov 19

White House Again Threatens CNN Reporter’s Pass

CNN’s Jim Acosta walks out of the U.S. District Courthouse with a smile, Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, in Washington. U.S. District Court Judge Timothy Kelly ordered the White House to immediately return Acosta’s credentials. He found that Acosta was “irreparably harmed” and dismissed the government’s argument that CNN could send another reporter in Acosta’s place …

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Nov 19

Pakistan PM fires back after criticism from Trump

ISLAMABAD (AP) — Pakistan’s prime minister has fired back after President Donald Trump accused the country of harboring Osama bin Laden despite getting billions of dollars in American aid. Imran Khan tweeted Monday that Pakistan had suffered 75,000 casualties and lost $123 billion in the “US War on Terror” that followed 9/11, despite the fact …

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Nov 19

WHO: Malaria reductions stall after progress

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — The World Health Organization says progress in reducing the number of people contracting malaria has stalled after several years of global declines. The WHO said Monday that there were about 219 million cases of malaria in 2017, up 2 million from the previous year. In contrast, the number of malaria cases had …

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Nov 19

Sensual goddess fresco discovered in ancient Pompeii bedroom

ROME (AP) — Archaeologists have found in an ancient Pompeii bedroom a fresco depicting a sensual scene of a goddess and swan. Pompeii archaeological park director Massimo Osanna told Italian news agency ANSA on Monday that the figure of goddess Leda being impregnated by a swan representing Roman god Jupiter is a fairly common theme …

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Nov 19

Police officer frees bear cub from garbage bin

TRUCKEE, Calif. (AP) — A bear cub has been reunited with its mother thanks to a police officer in Northern California who colleagues are calling a “bear whisperer.” Truckee Police Sgt. Mon Pere responded to a report of the momma bear trying to free her cub from a garbage container. Police video shows Pere calling …

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Nov 19

Polish official: ruling party treated way Goebbels did Jews

WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Poland’s culture minister has compared the treatment of members of his conservative ruling party by political opponents to the way Jews were treated by Nazi Germany’s propaganda minister Joseph Goebbels. Piotr Glinski, who is also a deputy prime minister, was describing how members of his ruling Law and Justice party were …

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Nov 19

Police: 2-year-old Texas girl dies, was beaten and burned

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Police in the Fort Worth area say a 2-year-old girl died after a caregiver hit her with a belt and burned her buttocks for discipline. Police were called to an apartment in Arlington early Saturday because a child wasn’t breathing. Aniyah Darnell was pronounced dead at a hospital. An autopsy will …

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