Somber department store holiday season casts pall over 2017

NEW YORK (AP) — A cheerless holiday season has rolled over into the new year at the nation's largest department stores, which are cutting jobs, profit expectations and closing scores of locations.

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Ohio mall to require weekend adult supervision after fight

BEACHWOOD, Ohio (AP) — An upscale Ohio shopping mall where police used pepper spray to disperse a large crowd after a fight last week will start requiring visitors who are age 17 or younger to be accompanied by an adult on weekend evenings.

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Weather limits search for plane that vanished with 6 aboard

CLEVELAND (AP) — Officials say the search for a plane carrying six people that vanished last week over Lake Erie after takeoff from a Cleveland airport is being hindered by high winds and waves.

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