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Retail defaults are at an all-time high - here are all the bankruptcies and liquidations so far in 2018

Retail defaults are at an all-time high - here are all the bankruptcies and liquidations so far in 2018

2 hours ago   |   Business Insider

Retailers are filing for bankruptcy at record-high rates . David's Bridal is the latest retailer to file for bankruptcy. Sears , Nine West , Claire's , and The Bon-Ton Stores...
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Sears hires JLL to shop hundreds of stores, while weighing takeover bid

2 hours ago   |   The Real Deal New York

Sears Holdings hired JLL to market about 500 Sears and Kmart stores in the United States, two months after filing for bankruptcy protection. The brokerage is already drawing...
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The Age of Uneasy Peace

6 hours ago   |   Foreign Affairs

In early October 2018, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence delivered a searing speech at a Washington think tank, enumerating a long list of reproaches against China. From...
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Lawyers slap Sears with $5M legal bill - for 17 days of work

Lawyers slap Sears with $5M legal bill - for 17 days of work

15 hours ago   |   New York Post

Sears may be scrambling for cash, but its lawyers are making a mint. The bankrupt retailer's white-shoe law firm, Weil Gotshal & Manges, on Friday submitted its first bill in...
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‘Thank you, Your Honour and Merry Christmas': Editor of Your Ward News acquitted of threatening Kinsellas

‘Thank you, Your Honour and Merry Christmas': Editor of Your Ward News acquitted of threatening Kinsellas

23 hours ago   |   National Post

With a “Thank you, Your Honour and Merry Christmas,” alleged hatemonger James Sears walked out of a Toronto courtroom a free man on Monday. The 55-year-old Sears was acquitted...
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Sears seeks offers on stores Lampert needs for turnaround

23 hours ago   |   Chicago Tribune

Sears Holdings Corp. is shopping around its stores, looking to gauge what they're worth in the open market while it weighs Chairman Edward Lampert's $4.6 billion bid to buy the...
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2018 was a rough year for many retailers. Here are the messiest stores we visited this year

2018 was a rough year for many retailers. Here are the messiest stores we visited this year

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

2018 was a rough year for some retailers, and the state of their stores reflected that. Sears , JCPenney, and the now-defunct Toys R Us are among the retailers that struggled...
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Opinion: '60 Minutes,' king of accountability for others, operated without it

2 days ago   |   The Morning Call

Lance Armstrong, the prosecutor in the Duke lacrosse case, President Donald Trump, credit reporting agencies, scammers, babbling politicians - they've all withered under the...
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Here's how TJ Maxx keeps its prices so low

Here's how TJ Maxx keeps its prices so low

2 days ago   |   Business Insider

TJ Maxx is thriving in today's retail climate. One reason for that is its low prices. TJ Maxx's parent company, TJX Companies , reported on November 20 that comparable sales...
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A young mayor, his friend, and a fatal attraction to opioids

2 days ago   |   National Post   |   2 articles

MOUNT CARBON, Pa. - Janel Firestone found her son - the 24-year-old, just resigned mayor of the Pennsylvania tiny town of Mount Carbon - in what she assumed was a deep sleep...
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Police: Man shoots, kills neighbor's dog after it urinated on his lawn

Police: Man shoots, kills neighbor's dog after it urinated on his lawn

Deputies say the suspect shot and killed the dog with a rifle and buried it. Read more ...

'Modern Family' actress Sarah Hyland reveals she had second kidney transplant

'Modern Family' actress Sarah Hyland reveals she had second kidney transplant

"For a long time, I was contemplating suicide." Read more ...

Recall: More than 29,000 pounds of Jimmy Dean sausage links may contain...

Recall: More than 29,000 pounds of Jimmy Dean sausage links may contain metal pieces

Ready-to-eat frozen sausage links that were included in the recall were produced and packaged on Aug. 4, 2018. Read more ...

McConnell: Senate could vote on criminal justice reform bill this week

McConnell: Senate could vote on criminal justice reform bill this week

WASHINGTON - Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell announced Tuesday that the Senate will vote of a bipartisan criminal justice reform bill as soon as this week - after... Read more ...

Police: High school football player stabbed pregnant cheerleader to death

Police: High school football player stabbed pregnant cheerleader to death

The suspect told investigators that he killed the girl because he was angry that she waited so long to tell him she was pregnant with his child that it was too late to get an... Read more ...

Jury recommends life in prison for man convicted of driving into crowd

Jury recommends life in prison for man convicted of driving into crowd

CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. - A jury recommended life plus 419 years on Tuesday for a man convicted of killing a woman and injuring dozens when he drove his car into counterprotesters... Read more ...

Five US Marines missing after crash off coast of Japan declared dead

Five US Marines missing after crash off coast of Japan declared dead

Five Marines who went missing off the coast of Japan after two U.S. warplanes collided last week have been declared dead by the U.S. Marine Corps. Read more ...

Kathie Lee Gifford's ‘Today' replacement will likely be Jenna Bush Hager

Kathie Lee Gifford's ‘Today' replacement will likely be Jenna Bush Hager

The bubbly blonde, 37, has become popular with both viewers and NBC News chiefs alike and is set to step into Lee's role when she leaves on her 11th anniversary in April 2019. Read more ...

Trump says he'll pick new chief of staff within weeks

Trump says he'll pick new chief of staff within weeks

President Trump said Tuesday he would select a new chief of staff within a couple of weeks. “A lot of friends of mine want it and a lot of people that Chuck and Nancy know want... Read more ...

'Time' Person Of The Year For 2018: Journalists Under Attack In 'War On Truth'

'Time' Person Of The Year For 2018: Journalists Under Attack In 'War On Truth'

Time calls them "guardians" in a struggle against lies and misinformation that has pit news agencies against political groups and governments. Read more ...