ClickOnDetroit National Report -- Monday, Feb. 18, 2019


Payless liquidation sales begin

Payless ShoeSource is shuttering all of its 2,100 remaining stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico, joining a list of iconic names like Toys R Us and Bon-Ton that have closed down in the last year.

Read about it here.

Around the country:

  • Florida: A group of inmates used their criminal skills to rescue a baby that was locked in an SUV. Read more.
  • New Orleans: Five people waiting at a bus stop in New Orleans were shot during a police shootout with a robbery suspect Sunday, police said. Read more.
  • Illinois: The wife of a man killed in Friday's Aurora shooting said he texted her "I love you" after being shot. Read more.

Woman is 1st openly autistic person on Florida Bar

At 3, Haley Moss was diagnosed with autism and doctors thought she may never be able to work a minimum wage job or live on her own. Last month, she became the first openly autistic person to be admitted to the Florida Bar.

Read about it here.

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