Once Shunned, Plus Sizes Embraced by Stores

Americans are getting bigger, and retailers—after years of ignoring plus-size shoppers—are starting to notice. Chains including Nordstrom Inc. JWN -0.16% and Target Corp. TGT 0.35% are boosting their plus-size offerings and displaying the clothing next to standard sizes, breaking with a practice of segregating larger sizes in a separate department often hidden away at the […]

What’s Happening in Copper Canyon – March 2018

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Copper Canyon Mayor Sue Tejml INSIDE THIS COLUMN: Cross Timbers Water Supply Corporation Town Hall Meeting and Upcoming Election; Republican and Democratic Primary Elections; Copper Canyon Council Election Cancelled; $5,000 in College Scholarships Available NOTE: CTWSC General Manager LLOYD HANSON critiqued the original March 2018 “What’s Happening in Copper Canyon.” This version below welcomes the […]

Venezuela Calls Early Elections

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro greeting supporters during a rally in Caracas on Tuesday. CARACAS—Venezuela will hold presidential elections before the end of April, the government said Tuesday, as President Nicolás Maduro looks to consolidate power amid a punishing economic crisis and escalating international sanctions against his administration. Despite worsening food shortages that have the oil-rich […]