News Toys "R" Us says to shut a fifth of its U.S. stores 2018-01-24T00:06:53.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - Toys "R" Us Inc said on Tuesday it will shut about one-fifth of its stores in the United States in the coming months, as the toy store chain tries to emerge from one of the largest ever bankruptcies by a specialty retailer. Democrats withdraw offer to fund Trump's border wall 2018-01-23T23:35:37.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Democrats said on Tuesday they had withdrawn an offer to fund U.S. President Donald Trump's border wall, as tough negotiations over the future of young illegal immigrants known as "Dreamers" resumed in the Senate. Toys "R" Us says to shut about 180 U.S. stores 2018-01-23T22:47:14.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - The Canadian arm of Toys "R" Us Inc said on Tuesday that about 180 of its stores will be shut in the United States in the coming months, as the toy store chain tries to emerge from one of the largest ever bankruptcies by a specialty retailer. Kentucky school shooting kills 2, wounds 13, teen arrested 2018-01-23T22:41:24.000000000-05:00 BENTON, Ky. (Reuters) - A 15-year-old boy opened fire with a handgun just before classes started at his high school in rural western Kentucky on Tuesday, killing two fellow students and wounding 13 other youths before he was arrested, the state's governor and police said. Teen arrested in Kentucky school shooting that leaves 2 dead, 12 wounded 2018-01-23T22:05:32.000000000-05:00 BENTON, Ky. (Reuters) - A 15-year-old boy opened fire with a handgun just before classes started at his high school in rural western Kentucky on Tuesday, killing two fellow students and wounding a dozen other youths before he was arrested, the state's governor and police said. Job creator, or job killer? Trump angers solar installers with panel tariff 2018-01-23T21:39:56.000000000-05:00 WASHINGTON/LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump signed into law a steep tariff on imported solar panels on Tuesday, a move billed as a way to protect American jobs but which the solar industry said would lead to thousands of layoffs and raise consumer prices. China trash town's cleanup bolstered by import ban 2018-01-23T21:20:21.000000000-05:00 GUIYU, China (Reuters) - The dizzying stench of burning plastic still drifts through the alleys, workshops and warehouses of Guiyu, the southern Chinese town that has long symbolized China's role as the main recycler of the world's waste. Ex-Obama administration official in exclusive talks with Weinstein Co: source 2018-01-23T20:32:49.000000000-05:00 (Reuters) - The Weinstein Company has entered into exclusive negotiations to sell the studio with a group of investors led by former Obama administration official Maria Contreras-Sweet, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. NAFTA negotiators open key round of talks amid upbeat signs 2018-01-23T20:32:48.000000000-05:00 MONTREAL (Reuters) - Officials opened a key round of negotiations to modernize NAFTA on Tuesday amidst optimistic signs, as U.S. President Donald Trump said the talks were going "pretty well" and Canada's chief negotiator said he had high hopes for progress. Radio host Keillor fired over 'dozens' of incidents: network 2018-01-23T19:46:23.000000000-05:00 LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - Minnesota Public Radio ended its contracts with "Prairie Home Companion" host Garrison Keillor over multiple accusations of sexual misconduct by a woman who had worked on the show and not a single incident, the network's president said on Tuesday.