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Tribune Chronicle
Fri. 12:30 p.m.: Kmart workers authorize strikeBAZETTA - United Auto Workers Local 1112 members who work at the Kmart Distribu
Fri. 12:30 p.m.: Kmart workers authorize strike
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 4 hours ago
BAZETTA - United Auto Workers Local 1112 members who work at the Kmart Distribution Center voted to give negotiators authorization to call a strike if necessary, a union leader confirmed today. Glenn Johnson, UAW Local 1112 president, said about 98... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Overtime pay debate pits businesses against ObamaA fight is brewing over an imminent announcement from the Obama administration
Overtime pay debate pits businesses against Obama
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
A fight is brewing over an imminent announcement from the Obama administration that could vastly expand the pool of workers who qualify for overtime pay. The administration is poised to propose a rule that would raise the salary threshold that... Read more
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Market Watch
Sears Hometown and Outlet profit plungesSears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc.'s profit plunged by 55% in its latest qua
Sears Hometown and Outlet profit plunges
Market Watch / Posted 9 hours ago
Sears Hometown and Outlet Stores Inc.'s profit plunged by 55% in its latest quarter amid sales declines, while the retailer outlined plans to cut its expenses. The Illinois-based retailer was spun off from Sears Holdings Corp. in 2012 and sells home... Read more
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Market Watch
Lands' End sales slide 10% in gloomy quarterLands' End Inc.'s sales continued to slide in its second quarter as its spring
Lands' End sales slide 10% in gloomy quarter
Market Watch / Posted yesterday
Lands' End Inc.'s sales continued to slide in its second quarter as its spring and summer apparel lines didn't resonate with customers, resulting in declines across all its major markets and products. But the company's shares gained as much as 4.1%... Read more
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Business Insurance
Kmart pays $1.4 million to settle Medicare inducement charges(Reuters) — Kmart Corp. has paid $1.4 million to settle allegations that it vio
Kmart pays $1.4 million to settle Medicare inducement charges
Business Insurance / Posted 2 days ago
(Reuters) — Kmart Corp. has paid $1.4 million to settle allegations that it violated the federal False Claims Act by inducing Medicare beneficiaries to fill prescriptions at its pharmacies, the U.S. Department of Justice said Tuesday. The government... Read more
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Reuters
Kmart pays $1.4 million to settle U.S. charges over Medicare inducementsA woman shops for toys in a Kmart store in New York City, December 6, 2010. WA
Kmart pays $1.4 million to settle U.S. charges over Medicare inducements
Reuters / Posted 2 days ago
A woman shops for toys in a Kmart store in New York City, December 6, 2010. WASHINGTON/NEW YORK Kmart Corp has paid $1.4 million to settle U.S. allegations that it violated the federal False Claims Act by inducing Medicare beneficiaries to fill... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
KMART pays US$1.4 million over allegations it illegally lured Medicare beneficiaries: US Justice DepartmentWASHINGTON: KMART Corp., a U.S. discount department chain owned by Sears Holdin
KMART pays US$1.4 million over allegations it illegally lured Medicare beneficiaries: US Justice Department
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 3 days ago
WASHINGTON: KMART Corp., a U.S. discount department chain owned by Sears Holdings Corp , has paid US$1.4 million to resolve allegations it violated the False Claims Act, the U.S. Justice Department said on Tuesday. The company illegally used drug... Read more
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EContent Magazine
Adaptly Selected for Early Instagram Ads API AccessAdaptly, Inc., a media technology company which enables advertising on autonomo
Adaptly Selected for Early Instagram Ads API Access
EContent Magazine / Posted 8 days ago
Adaptly, Inc., a media technology company which enables advertising on autonomous marketing platforms, announced it has been selected as a Facebook Marketing Partner with early Instagram Ads API access and has released software products for... Read more
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Market Watch
Best Buy grabs market share grab in mobile and appliancesBest Buy Co. shares enjoyed another session of sharp gains Wednesday, as analys
Best Buy grabs market share grab in mobile and appliances
Market Watch / Posted 8 days ago
Best Buy Co. shares enjoyed another session of sharp gains Wednesday, as analysts weighed in on a stronger-than-expected quarter in which the company scooped up market share in home appliances and mobile devices from troubled department chain Sears... Read more
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South Maryland News
Kmart closing St. Mary’s County storeThe Kmart discount department store in California will close its doors for good
Kmart closing St. Mary’s County store
South Maryland News / Posted 9 days ago
The Kmart discount department store in California will close its doors for good this fall. Customers are advised by a printed notice on the store’s front doors that they must pick up layaway items by Oct. 1. The store’s last day is expected to be in... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Belk agrees to be bought by Sycamore for about $2.7 billionBelk investors will receive $68 per share, with the transaction valuing the ret
Belk agrees to be bought by Sycamore for about $2.7 billion
The Gadsden Times / Posted 10 days ago
Belk investors will receive $68 per share, with the transaction valuing the retailer at about $3 billion on an enterprise basis, the companies said in a statement on Monday. Under the terms of the deal, Tim Belk will stay chief executive officer of... Read more
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Business Wire
Bridgevine Names Veteran Chris Lefebvre to Lead Business DevelopmentATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bridgevine Inc., the leading provider of customer acq
Bridgevine Names Veteran Chris Lefebvre to Lead Business Development
Business Wire / Posted 10 days ago
ATLANTA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Bridgevine Inc., the leading provider of customer acquisition solutions for iconic home service brands, welcomes Chris Lefebvre as executive vice president of business development. In this role, Chris will open markets, grow... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Belk going private in $2.7B cash saleBelk Inc., the 127-year-old department-store chain concentrated in the South, h
Belk going private in $2.7B cash sale
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
Belk Inc., the 127-year-old department-store chain concentrated in the South, has agreed to be acquired by private-equity firm Sycamore Partners for about $2.7 billion in cash. Belk investors will receive $68 per share, with the transaction valuing... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Sears looks to boost Kenmore and Craftsman brands with new hireREUTERS: Sears Holdings Corp named a former Johnson & Johnson executive to a ne
Sears looks to boost Kenmore and Craftsman brands with new hire
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
REUTERS: Sears Holdings Corp named a former Johnson & Johnson executive to a new position as president of "hardlines" as the struggling retailer tries to stem the declining market positions of the Kenmore, Diehard and Craftsman brands. The new... Read more
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The Gadsden Times
Belk agrees to be bought by Sycamore for about $2.7 billionBelk investors will receive $68 per share, with the transaction valuing the ret
Belk agrees to be bought by Sycamore for about $2.7 billion
The Gadsden Times / Posted 11 days ago
Belk investors will receive $68 per share, with the transaction valuing the retailer at about $3 billion on an enterprise basis, the companies said in a statement on Monday. Under the terms of the deal, Tim Belk will stay chief executive officer of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Inside Lands' End's quest for a younger, cooler customerGazing over a spread of magazines on a side table in her New York office on Bro
Inside Lands' End's quest for a younger, cooler customer
The Morning Call / Posted 12 days ago
Gazing over a spread of magazines on a side table in her New York office on Broadway, Federica Marchionni eagerly flips through the pages to find her advertisements inside. For the new Lands' End chief executive officer, this is her big unveil, the... Read more
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Everett Herald
Sales at Sears soften in the 2nd quarter Published: Friday, August 21, 2015, 12:01 a.m. HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. � Sears
Sales at Sears soften in the 2nd quarter
Everett Herald / Posted 14 days ago
Published: Friday, August 21, 2015, 12:01 a.m. HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. � Sears� sales declined in the second quarter as it shifted away from low-margin goods like electronics and it focused on increasing the... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarterThe retailer did post its first quarterly profit in three years, bolstered by s
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarter
Northwest Herald / Posted 14 days ago
The retailer did post its first quarterly profit in three years, bolstered by selling and leasing back some of its buildings to a new real estate investment trust. Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert, a billionaire hedge fund investor, combined Sears... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Gap sticks to profit forecast despite drop in 2nd quarterEarnings: Gap is keeping its fiscal-year profit forecast unchanged after its
Gap sticks to profit forecast despite drop in 2nd quarter
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 14 days ago
Earnings: Gap is keeping its fiscal-year profit forecast unchanged after its struggles continued in the second quarter, which was marked by weakness at its namesake and Banana Republic stores... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
Valeant and NetApp are big market moversNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on t
Valeant and NetApp are big market movers
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., down $15.85 to $229.06 The drug developer will pay about $1 billion... Read more
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Salon.com
Valeant and NetApp are big market moversNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on t
Valeant and NetApp are big market movers
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., down $15.85 to $229.06 The drug developer will pay about $1 billion... Read more
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Park Record
Valeant and NetApp are big market moversNEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on t
Valeant and NetApp are big market movers
Park Record / Posted 14 days ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Thursday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market: Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., down $15.85 to $229.06 The drug developer will pay about $1 billion... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Inside Lands' End's quest for a younger, cooler customer(Bloomberg) — Gazing over a spread of magazines on a side table in her New York
Inside Lands' End's quest for a younger, cooler customer
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 14 days ago
(Bloomberg) — Gazing over a spread of magazines on a side table in her New York office on Broadway, Federica Marchionni eagerly flips through the pages to find her advertisements inside. For the new Lands' End chief executive officer, this is her big... Read more
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Finance and Commerce
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarterHOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. — Sears’ sales declined in the second quarter as it shift
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarter
Finance and Commerce / Posted 15 days ago
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. — Sears’ sales declined in the second quarter as it shifted away from low-margin goods like electronics and it focused on increasing the number of loyal customers through reward programs. The retailer did post its first... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarter; Shop Your Way rewards members drive salesThe retailer did post its first quarterly profit in three years, bolstered by s
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarter; Shop Your Way rewards members drive sales
Northwest Herald / Posted 15 days ago
The retailer did post its first quarterly profit in three years, bolstered by selling and leasing back some of its buildings to a new real estate investment trust. Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert, a billionaire hedge fund investor, combined Sears... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Something new at Sears: profit(Bloomberg) — Sears Holdings Corp., the retailer run by hedge fund manager Edwa
Something new at Sears: profit
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 15 days ago
(Bloomberg) — Sears Holdings Corp., the retailer run by hedge fund manager Edward Lampert, posted a second-quarter profit — its first quarterly profit in three years — helped by proceeds from property sales, even as revenue from its stores slumped... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarterHOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) � Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarter
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) � Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it shifted away from low-margin goods like electronics and it focused on increasing the number of loyal customers through reward programs. The retailer did post its first... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Sears (SHLD) Stock Up in Pre-Market Trading on Earnings BeatThe company posted a loss of $2.40 per share for the quarter ended August 1. R
Sears (SHLD) Stock Up in Pre-Market Trading on Earnings Beat
TheStreet.com / Posted 15 days ago
The company posted a loss of $2.40 per share for the quarter ended August 1. Revenue decreased to $6.21 billion for the quarter, from $8.01 billion in the same quarter last year. Analysts were estimating a loss of $2.50 per share on $5.72 billion... Read more
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TheStreet.com
3 Numbers That Show Just How Bad Things Are at SearsBy contrast, Sears' competitors at the mall fared much better in the quarter. J
3 Numbers That Show Just How Bad Things Are at Sears
TheStreet.com / Posted 15 days ago
By contrast, Sears' competitors at the mall fared much better in the quarter. J.C. Penney's(JCP) same-store sales rose 4.1% as it has regained customers thanks to improved private label apparel styles and a return to offering strong deals. Macy's(M)... Read more
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TheStreet.com
3 Numbers That Show Just How Bad Things Are at SearsOn Thursday, the beleaguered department store retailer boasted that it actually
3 Numbers That Show Just How Bad Things Are at Sears
TheStreet.com / Posted 15 days ago
On Thursday, the beleaguered department store retailer boasted that it actually swung to a profit in the second quarter from an ugly loss a year ago. Reported net income was $208 million, improved from a $573 million loss a year earlier. Investors... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarterHOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. - Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it shift
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarter
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. - Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it shifted away from low-margin goods like electronics and it focused on increasing the number of loyal customers through reward programs. The retailer did post its first... Read more
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WREX-TV Rockford
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarterSears' sales declined in the second quarter as it shifted away from low-margin
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarter
WREX-TV Rockford / Posted 15 days ago
Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it shifted away from low-margin goods like electronics and it focused on increasing the number of loyal customers through reward programs. The retailer did post its first quarterly profit in three... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sears names Gymboree executive as presidentSears Holdings said Tuesday that Joelle Maher has joined the company as preside
Sears names Gymboree executive as president
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Sears Holdings said Tuesday that Joelle Maher has joined the company as president and chief member officer of its Sears stores. Maher, 48, was most recently chief operating officer of Gymboree, a children's clothing retailer. In the newly created... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sears posts profit by selling buildings, not goodsSears' sales declined in the second quarter as it shifted away from low-margin
Sears posts profit by selling buildings, not goods
Chicago Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it shifted away from low-margin goods like electronics and it focused on increasing the number of loyal customers through reward programs. The retailer did post its first quarterly profit in three... Read more
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Business Insider
10 things you need to know before the opening bellKazakhstan's tenge crashed. Kazakhstan removed the dollar peg of its currency,
10 things you need to know before the opening bell
Business Insider / Posted 15 days ago
Kazakhstan's tenge crashed. Kazakhstan removed the dollar peg of its currency, the tenge, allowing the market to set the price as its economy reels from the weakness in oil prices. "The head of state stressed that due to the new economic reality it... Read more
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FOX Business
Sears Posts 2Q Profit on Property SaleStruggling retailer Sears Holdings reported a quarterly profit, helped by a one
Sears Posts 2Q Profit on Property Sale
FOX Business / Posted 15 days ago
Struggling retailer Sears Holdings reported a quarterly profit, helped by a one-off gain from the sale of stores, but sales continued to decline. The company sold 235 stores and its 50 percent interest in joint ventures with three mall operators to... Read more
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The Charleston State Journal
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarterHOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) - Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarter
The Charleston State Journal / Posted 15 days ago
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) - Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it shifted away from low-margin goods like electronics and it focused on increasing the number of loyal customers through reward programs. Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert, a... Read more
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Park Record
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarterHOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarter
Park Record / Posted 15 days ago
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it shifted away from low-margin goods like electronics and it focused on increasing the number of loyal customers through reward programs. Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert, a... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarterHOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) - Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarter
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 15 days ago
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) - Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it shifted away from low-margin goods like electronics and it focused on increasing the number of loyal customers through reward programs. Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert, a... Read more
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Carlsbad Current-Argus
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarterHOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it
Sears sales soften in 2nd quarter
Carlsbad Current-Argus / Posted 15 days ago
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Sears' sales declined in the second quarter as it shifted away from low-margin goods like electronics and it focused on increasing the number of loyal customers through reward programs. Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert, a... Read more
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Market Watch
Sears swings to profit, but sales slideSears Holdings Corp.'s revenue slid 22% in its second quarter, though profitabi
Sears swings to profit, but sales slide
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
Sears Holdings Corp.'s revenue slid 22% in its second quarter, though profitability improved at its domestic stores and Kmart division. Sears had provided guidance for the quarter in early August, saying that $2.7 billion in proceeds from the... Read more
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Salon.com
Sears posts 2Q profitHOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Sears Holdings Corp. (SHLD) on Thursday reported f
Sears posts 2Q profit
Salon.com / Posted 15 days ago
HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill. (AP) — Sears Holdings Corp. (SHLD) on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $208 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Hoffman Estates, Illinois-based... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Sears Holdings swings to profit on property saleStruggling retailer Sears Holdings Corp reported a quarterly profit, helped by
Sears Holdings swings to profit on property sale
The Globe and Mail / Posted 15 days ago
Struggling retailer Sears Holdings Corp reported a quarterly profit, helped by a one-off gain from the sale of stores, but sales continued to decline. The company sold 235 stores and its 50 per cent interest in joint ventures with three mall... Read more
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ABC News
Sears Posts 2Q ProfitSears Holdings Corp. (SHLD) on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter net inco
Sears Posts 2Q Profit
ABC News / Posted 15 days ago
Sears Holdings Corp. (SHLD) on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter net income of $208 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier. On a per-share basis, the Hoffman Estates, Illinois-based company said it had net income of... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Donating thousands, 'layaway angels' land in MarylandRobin Walker, unable to sleep, called up her online layaway account in the midd
Donating thousands, 'layaway angels' land in Maryland
Baltimore Sun / Posted 19 days ago
Robin Walker, unable to sleep, called up her online layaway account in the middle of the night, ready to make some grim choices about which presents her grandchildren wouldn't get. The answer, she feared, was most of them. She opened the first... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Do the math: Pension crisis was created—and fueled—by politiciansI want to commend Dave McKinney for his story in Crain's on Illinois' pension d
Do the math: Pension crisis was created—and fueled—by politicians
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 23 days ago
I want to commend Dave McKinney for his story in Crain's on Illinois' pension disaster, which pointed out key actions that governors and legislators purposely took that created the financial crisis. Here is the overarching theme: politicians... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Sears Hometown store to close at the end of the monthAccording to the Lexington Business and Community Development Office, the owner
Sears Hometown store to close at the end of the month
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 25 days ago
According to the Lexington Business and Community Development Office, the owner of the property is listed as Rajson Holdings LLC out of Rock Hill, S.C. Neari & Associates, Inc. is named as the managing agent for Rajson Holdings, and a representative... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Warren Kmart to stay openHoward Riefs, corporate communications director for Kmart parent company Sears
Warren Kmart to stay open
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 28 days ago
Howard Riefs, corporate communications director for Kmart parent company Sears Holdings, said Thursday the retailer has worked with the landlord, Trumbull Plaza Holdings LLC, to amend its lease, enabling the store to remain open. "Kmart looks... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Thurs. 3:37 p.m.: Kmart will remain openWARREN - Kmart at the Trumbull Plaza will not be closing, the retail chain's pa
Thurs. 3:37 p.m.: Kmart will remain open
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
WARREN - Kmart at the Trumbull Plaza will not be closing, the retail chain's parent company announced today. News the store at 2485 Parkman Road NW will remain open comes just one day after Sears Holdings announced it would be closing the store as... Read more
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Tribune Chronicle
Parkman Road Kmart to closeand BOB COUPLAND Tribune Chronicle WARREN - Kmart at the Trumbull Plaza is sl
Parkman Road Kmart to close
Tribune Chronicle / Posted 29 days ago
and BOB COUPLAND Tribune Chronicle WARREN - Kmart at the Trumbull Plaza is slated to close in mid-November. Company leaders, who announced the move on Wednesday, said the closing of the store at 2485 Parkman Road NW is "part of a series of... Read more
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