Suspect in Kim Jong Nam Attack Says She Got $90 for a Prank - Bloomberg

BloombergKuala Lumpur, Malaysia (AP) — The Indonesian woman who is one of the suspects in the killing of North Korean ruler Kim Jong Un’s half brother said she was paid $90 for what she believed was a prank, an Indonesian official said Saturday. Siti Aisyah …Kim Jong-nam killing: Suspect ‘was paid $90 for baby oil […]

JC Penney plans store closings - Columbus Dispatch

Columbus DispatchJ.C. Penney joined a growing number of retailers that plan to close stores because shoppers are increasingly doing more of their buying online. The company said Friday that it will close approximately 130 to 140 of its more than 1,000 stores over the …JC Penney to close up to 140 stores, offer buyoutsDetroit Free […]

Chicago police arrest 81 in overnight raids, mostly for drug and weapons offenses - ABC News

ABC NewsThe Chicago Police Department conducted a series of overnight raids from Thursday into Friday that resulted in 81 arrests, mostly for drug- and weapons-related offenses, Supt. Eddie Johnson said Friday. The raids, focused on the city’s South and West …Trump mentioned Chicago’s violence again. Police say they hope the president ‘finally’ sends help.Washington PostChicago’s […]

White House briefing bar: Media groups condemn exclusion - BBC News

BBC NewsMedia groups have reacted angrily after several, including the BBC, were barred from an informal briefing with White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer. The excluded New York Times said the move was “an unmistakable insult to democratic ideals”. The bar …CNN, New York Times, other media barred from White House briefingWashington PostCalifornia officials and […]

California officials and the marijuana industry are ready to fight a federal crackdown - Los Angeles Times

Los Angeles TimesWarned of a possible federal crackdown on marijuana, California elected officials and cannabis industry leaders said Friday they were preparing for a potential showdown in the courts and Congress to protect the legalization measure approved by state …CNN, New York Times, other media barred from White House briefingWashington PostWhy punishing the media will […]

Trump administration makes first tangible step to building border wall - Fox News

Fox NewsPresident Trump’s administration on Friday made its first tangible step towards developing and implementing one of the president’s chief campaign promises: to build a wall on the U.S.-Mexican border. Bloomberg reported that the administration issued a …After Trump calls media an enemy of the people, White House bars many news outlets from briefingLos Angeles […]

Barack Obama and daughter Malia attend 'The Price' on Broadway - ABC News

ABC NewsFormer President Barack Obama surprised Broadway theater-goers Friday when he and daughter Malia attended the evening performance of “The Price.” The daddy-daughter duo headed backstage after the play — a new revival of the Arthur Miller classic …Obama and daughter Malia spotted at Broadway productionThe Hill (blog)Barack Obama Takes Daughter Malia to Broadway Show […]

Muhammad Ali's son detained under Trump immigration ban - Fox News

Fox NewsA lawyer says the son of legendary boxer Muhammad Ali was detained earlier this month by immigration officials at a Florida airport. Muhammad Ali Jr., 44, and his mother Khalilah Camacho-Ali, the second wife of Muhammad Ali, arrived at Fort …Muhammad Ali’s Son Detained for Hours at Florida Airport by Immigration: ReportsPEOPLE.comMuhammad Ali​, Jr […]