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Toys R Us Inc . plans to close another 200 stores and lay off a significant portion of its corporate staff following a disappointing holiday sales season, according to The Wall Street Journal.
Report: Toys R Us plans to close another 200 stores
Toys R Us Inc . plans to close another 200 stores and lay off a significant portion of its corporate staff following a disappointing holiday sales season, according to The Wall Street Journal.
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Ari Golegos is the owner of Corfu restaurant in St. Charles. Contrary to rumor, the restaurant has no plans to close.
Corfu owner reassures diners: Restaurant not closing
National Rifle Association Executive Vice President and CEO Wayne LaPierre speaks Thursday at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in National Harbor, Maryland.
'They don't care about our schoolchildren.' NRA pushes back against calls for stricter gun laws
A white nationalist advocate is suing Twitter for banning his account amid the company’s recent crackdown on content it deems abusive. Jared Taylor filed the lawsuit Tuesday in a San Francisco state court. Taylor joins a growing list of extreme right wing groups and figures suing social media sites for banning their accounts and content.
Twitter suspends thousands of suspected bots, angering Trump boosters
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What's needed after the Parkland school shooting is:

More regulations on acquiring guns. 20.3%
Less gun regulations so more can defend themselves. 9.9%
Certain kinds of guns like the AK-15 banned. 32.9%
More action to address mental health. 29.9%
I'm at a loss on what to do at this point. 7.0%
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