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FILE - In this Jan. 2, 2019, file photo, women peer in the front door of Lord & Taylor's flagship Fifth Avenue store which closed for good in New York. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)
(AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)
AP News
August 03, 2020 - 9:43 am
Lord & Taylor, America's oldest retailer, is seeking bankruptcy protection.
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In this Wednesday, Feb. 12, 2020, photo, a statue stands outside the Boys Scouts of America headquarters in Irving, Texas. The Boy Scouts of America has filed for bankruptcy protection as it faces a barrage of new sex-abuse lawsuits. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
(AP Photo/LM Otero)
AP News
February 18, 2020 - 9:30 am
By DAVID CRARY AP National Writer Barraged by hundreds of sex-abuse lawsuits, the Boy Scouts of America filed for bankruptcy protection Tuesday in hopes of working out a potentially mammoth victim compensation plan that will allow the 110-year-old organization to carry on. The Chapter 11 filing in...
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(AP Photo/Jose Luis Magana)
July 24, 2019 - 5:13 pm
By ASTRID GALVAN Associated Press PHOENIX (AP) — The head of the U.S. Border Patrol said Wednesday that she joined a Facebook group whose members mocked migrants and lawmakers so she could read what her personnel thought about her, and said she knew little about the group. Chief Carla Provost said...
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Associated Press
May 24, 2019 - 10:13 am
By RICARDO ALONSO-ZALDIVAR WASHINGTON (AP) — A new Trump administration rule would roll back sex discrimination protection for transgender people in health services. In the proposed rule issued Friday, the Health and Human Services Department says laws banning sex discrimination in health care don'...
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(Matt Demlein, WRVA)​
February 15, 2019 - 2:24 pm
Washington, D.C. _ U.S. Sen. Mark R. Warner (D-VA) has joined Sens. Brian Schatz (D-HI) and John Kennedy (R-LA) to introduce the Federal Employee Civil Relief Act, legislation to protect the credit reports of federal workers and contractors who were hurt by the longest government shutdown in U.S...
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(AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
August 22, 2018 - 11:44 am
By WILL WEISSERT, Associated Press PORT ARTHUR, Texas (AP) — As the nation plans new defenses against the more powerful storms and higher tides expected from climate change, one project stands out: an ambitious proposal to build a nearly 60-mile "spine" of concrete seawalls, earthen barriers,...
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