• Area stores not affected as Sears announces closings

    Area stores not affected as Sears announces closings

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    The company said closing sales for the 63 stores would begin in June, and the stores would close by September. No North Carolina stores were named among the group of closures this time, according to a list the company released Thursday afternoon.
  • Roseanne Barr once said Boston Marathon bombings were a ‘false flag’

    Roseanne Barr once said Boston Marathon bombings were a ‘false flag’

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    Interested in Roseanne ? Add Roseanne as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Roseanne news, video, and analysis from ABC News. ABC canceled its top-rated show Tuesday after Barr described former Obama administration adviser Jarrett, an African-American, as the offspring of the Muslim Brotherhood and " Planet of the Apes ".
  • Roseanne Barr blames Ambien for tweet; drug maker replies

    Roseanne Barr blames Ambien for tweet; drug maker replies

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    Her TV daughter Sara Gilbert - who said on Tuesday that Barr's comments were "abhorrent" - was a frequent target of posts by Barr's supporters, including one who called Gilbert a "backstabber". "I want to mention Bob Iger, who is the CEO of Disney , called me before the announcement", Jarrett, 61, said . "ME", Barr wrote. "You throw me under the bus.