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Macy's, Department Store, Closing

Macy's is Closing Over 125 Stores

Macy's is closing 125 stores and cutting 2,000 corporate jobs. The struggling department store will spend the next 3 years reinventing itself to try to stay relevant in a world of online shopping.
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Hamilton, Play, Musical, Broadway, Movie, Theatre

Hamilton Will Be Hitting the Big Screen in 2021!

One of the most successful Broadway shows is set to hit the big screen! The critic and fan favorite, Hamilton , is set to hit movie theaters in the fall of 2021.
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Super Bowl, Commercials, Marketing, Brands

Best Super Bowl Commercials From Last Night

Katie breaks down the best commercials from last night's Super Bowl. Which brand had the best marketing strategy? What actually happened to Mr. Peanut?
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Travel Advisory, Airplane, Coronavirus

US Has Issued a Travel Advisory Because of the Coronavirus

The US has issued a travel advisory telling Americans not to travel to China at all because of the coronavirus. They've issued a red alert, its highest alert. Over 9700 people are now infected, and 213 are dead
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Shaquille O'Neal, Kobe Bryant, Super Bowl Party, Honor

Shaq Will Be Honoring Kobe Bryant During His Super Bowl Party

Shaquille O'Neal announced he will be donating all proceeds from his annual Super Bowl party to the Kobe and Vanessa Bryant Foundation and the families who lost loved ones in Sunday's helicopter crash
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Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakes, Basketball, Legend, Tribute

WATCH: Talk Show Hosts' Kobe Bryant Tributes

Many talk show hosts yesterday including Ellen, Jimmy Fallon, and Jimmy Kimmel opened their shows with wonderful tributes to Kobe Bryant and the other families that perished in the helicopter crash.
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Kobe Bryant, Los Angeles Lakes, Basketball, Legend

How the Bulls Will Honor Basketball Legend Kobe Bryant

Basketball legend Kobe Bryant tragically passed away yesterday morning and your Chicago Bulls will honor his legacy at tonight's game.
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Tinder, Dating App, Safety

Tinder is Adding Safety Features to the Dating App

Tinder is finally adding features to make users feel safer on dates. The app can now track people's locations and users can send an alarm, which contacts the police if feeling unsafe at any point.
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Jimmy Garoppolo, San Francisco 49ers, Football, Super Bowl

Super Bowl Bound Quarterback is a Hometown Boy!

The starting quarterback for Super Bowl-bound 49ers is a hometown boy! Jimmy Garoppolo was raised in Arlington Heights and went to high school in Rolling Meadows.
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Chicago Blackhawks, Coach Q, Joel Quenneville

Coach Q Returned to the United Center for Emotional Night

It was an emotional night at the United Center as Coach Q returned! The Blackhawks aired a tribute video during the first period and then the crowd roared and bellowed "Q!" during a long-standing ovation.
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