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Kohl’s Pulls “Faux Fur” Jacket

Posted On September 23, 2014

(Menomonee Falls, WI) -- Clothing store Kohl's is pulling one of its jackets after it was discovered the faux fur collar was actually real fur. The men's hooded parka by R-and-O is described by the Kohl's website as having a faux fur trim, but the actual clothing tag reads, quote -- "Real fur collar." The…

Little League Star Mo’ne Davis To Donate Jersey To Cooperstown

Posted On September 23, 2014

(Cooperstown, NY) -- Little League World Series star Mo'ne Davis will soon be part of the National Baseball Hall of Fame. The female pitcher from Philadelphia's Taney Little League team will donate her game-worn jersey to Cooperstown on Thursday. She and her teammates will visit the Hall of Fame and also play a game against…

Federal Prison Population Down

Posted On September 23, 2014

(Undated) -- The federal prison population is at its lowest level in 34 years. A report released today by the Justice Department shows the number of people incarcerated in prisons down by almost five-thousand from a year ago. In a speech at New York University, Attorney General Eric Holder attributed the decline to a decision…

Southwest Airlines Plane Makes Emergency Landing In Austin

Posted On September 23, 2014

(Austin, TX) -- Southwest Airlines is investigating why a plane had to make an emergency landing in Austin. Flight 481 returned to Austin-Bergstrom International Airport this morning when an odor was smelled in the cabin. Passengers on the Dallas-bound flight ended up using slides to get off the plane because it wasn't allowed to go…

Pentagon: Syria Strikes Very Successful

Posted On September 23, 2014

(Washington, DC) -- Pentagon spokesman John Kirby is calling initial American-led airstrikes in Syria very successful. Florida Senator Marco Rubio says airstrikes are not enough.   The attacks went after ISIS targets in Syria. Admiral Kirby said the Syria strikes also targeted an al-Qaeda splinter group which is suspected of "imminent attack planning" against the…