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'This includes all Macy's and Bloomingdale's private brands,' the company says in a statement announcing the removal of real fur in all stores starting 2021
'Maleficent: Mistress of Evil' debuts as number one but still falls short of box office expectations, earning only $36.9 million with a projection of $45 million
President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, meanwhile, accuses Western countries of 'standing by terrorists' in failing to support Turkey's operation
The deal is worth $260 million to two Ohio counties at the center of the lawsuit but could spell billions more for 2,700 US communities devastated by addiction and overdose epidemic
US Defense Secretary Mark Esper also hints that some sort of residual US force might remain in Syria to protect oil fields, but stresses no decision has been taken
It is the fourth withdrawal of American forces in a week, and leaves Syria's northern provinces of Aleppo and Raqa devoid of US troops
'Based on both Media & Democrat Crazed and Irrational Hostility, we will no longer consider Trump National Doral, Miami, as the Host Site for the G-7 in 2020,' Trump says in a tweet
Syrian Democratic Forces spokesman Mustefa Bali says Turkey is clearly violating the terms of the agreement reached during a visit to Ankara by US Vice President Mike Pence
Airbus, French wine and Scottish whiskies are among the high-profile targets with Europe ready to hit back against its own list of iconic or politically sensitive US products in 2020
The agreement for the 120-hour pause eases what escalated into an unprecedented crisis between the United States and Turkey, but critics quickly accused President Donald Trump of again abandoning Kurdish allies
US Ambassador to the EU Gordon Sondland tells Congress that in May, President Donald Trump ordered diplomats to involve his personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani in discussions about Ukraine policy
President Donald Trump will attend the opening of the new production site of Louis Vuitton in Texas alongside LVMH head Bernard Arnault, making this the 3rd in America
A rising prospect, the 27-year-old Patrick Day dies days after absorbing a knockout defeat to Charles Conwell
'As the president of Ukraine, I won't interfere with events in other countries, unlike some others [who] may try [to],' says President Volodymyr Zelensky
The upcoming spin-off musical series 'Grease: Rydell High' will explore 'teenage angst, peer pressure, and the horrors of puberty'
The 'Desperate Housewives' star is serving her prison term at the Federal Correctional Institution in San Francisco
'Did I make a mistake? Maybe in the grand scheme of things. But did I make a mistake based on some ethical lapse? Absolutely not,' says Hunter Biden
(UPDATED) Alexei Leonov is laid to rest at a military cemetery in Mytishchi in a ceremony that includes a gun salute and a service by a Russian Orthodox priest
American farmers aren't celebrating just yet, as they seek concrete information on the United States' tentative trade deal with China
'Joker' gets the last laugh once again, dominating the box office on its second weekend with $55.9 million
US President Donald Trump faces a new setback with his former top Russia advisor, Fiona Hill, sitting for a closed-door deposition before Capitol Hill lawmakers
On Monday night, October 14, a huge crowd fills Hong Kong's commercial district to show support for a US bill that could dramatically alter Washington's relationship with the trading hub
(UPDATED) Washington says it is planning to pull out 1,000 troops – almost the entire ground force – from Syria's north, in a move welcomed by Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan as 'a positive approach'
Patrick Day undergoes emergency brain surgery following a knockout against Charles Conwell in their super welterweight bout
Analysts say the initial trade agreement between the United States and China will take weeks to finalize and the details remain unclear
United States Defense Secretary Mark Esper says President Donald Trump has ordered the withdrawal from northern Syria
With the General Motors strike in the United States going on for nearly a month now, struggling workers turn to other members of their community for help
A tricky act: Low-income town Douglas in Arizona tries to balance federal and local concerns, as it aims to banish 'myths' about border communities
Defense Minister Hulusi Akar says 'there was no shot fired whatsoever on the US observation post'
Donald Trump's re-election team played Prince's 'Purple Rain' at a campaign event, despite Prince's estate saying a year ago that 'it will never give permission to President Trump to use Prince's songs'
'Kevin now, after many years in Government, wants to spend more time with his family and go to the private sector,' says President Donald Trump in a tweet
The bill also calls for prisons and immigrant detention centers to be phased out by 2028
Police arrested the 81-year-old Oscar-winning actress along with several others after 10 minutes of protesting on the Capitol steps
Lawmakers are looking into whether Marie Yovanovitch was removed by Trump because she failed to go along with a bid to get Ukraine to open an investigation into former vice president Biden and his son Hunter
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange could be sentenced to spend up to 175 years in a US prison if convicted on all charges filed under the US Espionage Act
(UPDATED) The Britain-based Syrian Observatory for Human Rights says more than 60,000 people have been displaced in less than a day
The sole aim of the phone call, says Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky, was to plan a meeting with Donald Trump
The General Motors strike is also affecting companies that supply parts, computer systems, and raw materials to GM
'The most mentally ill human being in America right now seems to be the president,' Rihanna says about Trump as she talks politics with 'Vogue'
Traffic has again clogged the main roads of the sprawling city of 9 million inhabitants. Students have returned to schools, whose reopening was disrupted by the violence.
(UPDATED) President Recep Tayyip Erdogan announces the start of the attack on Twitter, labeling it 'Operation Peace Spring'
'The failure to produce this witness...we consider yet additional strong evidence of obstruction of the constitutional functions of Congress,' says House Intelligence Committee chairman Adam Schiff
Joaquin Phoenix's 'Joker' sets a box office record for an October release, raking in over $96.2 million on its opening weekend
'I have told Turkey that if they do anything outside of what we would think is humane...they could suffer the wrath of an extremely decimated economy,' says US President Donald Trump
The chairmen of 3 House panels leading the impeachment investigation are seeking information related to President Donald Trump pressing his Ukrainian counterpart to uncover dirt on 2020 US presidential contender Joe Biden
(UPDATED) 'The Court cannot square a vision of presidential immunity that would place the President above the law,' Judge Victor Marrero says in a 75-page ruling rejecting Trump's argument
(UPDATED) 'They established the basis for our understanding of how oxygen levels affect cellular metabolism and physiological function,' the jury says
(UPDATED) The move marks a major shift in US policy, and effectively abandons the Kurds, who were Washington's main ally in the years-old battle against the so-called Islamic State group
Nia Ali wraps up a dominant performance for the USA, which finished atop the medal table with 14 gold, 11 silver, and 4 bronze medals