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Sears to close stores, lay off about 5,500: Seeking Alpha
(Reuters) - Sears Holdings Corp is shuttering more than 100 stores and laying off at least 5,457 employees, investor website Seeking Alpha reported on Thursday, indicating the struggling retailer may be stepping up store closures. Sears said in August it had closed 96 stores in the six months since February and planned to close a total of 130 underperforming stores during the full fiscal year. It added at the time that it may shutter additional stores beyond the 130 target. ...
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:03:20 -0400
Party committees spending $3M each day on House
WASHINGTON (AP) — The political parties' House campaign arms spent almost $51 million in the first two weeks of October — or an average of almost $3.4 million every day — according to campaign finance summaries released Thursday.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 15:01:02 -0400
911 calls show chaos after Delaware tour bus crash
DOVER, Del. (AP) — Emergency calls made by passengers and passing motorists capture the chaos, fear and confusion in the aftermath of a tour bus crash in Delaware that left three people dead.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:54:38 -0400
Compton among early leaders at Sea Island
ST. SIMONS ISLAND, Ga. (AP) — Erik Compton made two quick birdies in the morning chill and wound up with a 5-under 65. He was among three players tied for the early lead Thursday in the McGladrey Classic.
Thu, 23 Oct 2014 14:53:44 -0400
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