Sears

Sears CEO Puts His Own Board on the Spot

After closing hundreds of stores and selling assets, Edward Lampert wants board to sell him Kenmore and pay off debt; ‘an impossible situation’<p>For years Edward Lampert has called the shots at Sears Holdings Corp. as its chief executive, largest shareholder and biggest lender. But his latest play to …

Hedge Funds

Brett Sears, Garret Reisz display all-around talent in earning western Iowa baseball honors

They’re both outstanding all-around players, but when junior Brett Sears of Harlan Community held a ball in his hand and senior Garret Reisz of …

Iowa

Camp connects young adults who lost loved ones in terror attacks, violent extremism or war

<b>WATERVILLE, Maine --</b> At Colby College in Maine, a group of resilient kids got together recently for a unique camp experience filled with bonding and …

Mental Health

Can Caris LeVert’s two-sided personality help him make next step?

Off the court, Caris LeVert is the quiet man, soft spoken and seemingly carefree. On court, it’s a different matter. There is a chip on his shoulder, …

Brooklyn Nets

A Hungry Grizzly Bear Is Stalking the Stock Market

Enjoying that Saturday morning coffee while reading a host upbeat takes on the stock market? Good, put down the $7.00 cold brew and consider the bear …

Stock Markets

CEO Eddie Lampert's Latest Bid for Sears Holdings' Assets Is Bad News

Lampert's ESL hedge fund is interested in buying the Kenmore brand and Sears' home-improvement business for nearly $500 million. But that's not …

Hedge Funds

Stanley Black & Decker Launches Revamped Craftsman Products

Stanley Black & Decker Inc. this week introduced 1,200 redesigned tools from the Craftsman brand it bought last year from Sears, upping its game with …

Woodworking

Bowl, Dine and Play at Round1 in the Meadows Mall

A Japanese-based rival to <b>GameWorks</b> and <b>Dave & Buster’s</b> is ready to make a big Nevada debut at the westside’s Meadow Mall. A second location is also in the works for Reno.<p>Set for the eastside of the mall, next to another new, unnamed tenant and a remodeled entrance for the existing Sears department …

Ice Cream

Stanley Black Decker relaunches Craftsman tool brand in stores besides Sears

Soon after Stanley Black & Decker bought the well-known Craftsman brand from Sears Holdings last year, it embarked on what it says is a ground-up …

Lowe's

Shares of Sears fall to record low as CEO Lampert's hedge fund eyes Kenmore

• Sears shares hit a new all-time low of $1.27.<br>• Earlier in the week, Sears CEO Eddie Lampert's hedge fund, ESL Investments, said it would buy the …

Hedge Funds

Sean Sears discusses a number of Cubs topics on Sports Feed

CHICAGO - It's been an eventful week at Wrigley Field for both the good and bad.<p>David Bote's walk-off Grand Slam and a series-ending victory against …

NL Central

Walmart's Assault on Amazon Looks as if It's Starting to Pay Off in a Big Way

Big day for Walmart.<p>First thought when Walmart's (WMT) second-quarter earnings hit the wires: Are they selling cannabis products in 50% of the store? …

Investing

Capt. Christine Sears inducted into Order of Military Medical Merit

Tacoma, Washington

Military

Why USC football needs to name JT Daniels the starter already

The USC football season starts in less than two weeks and they still don’t have a starting quarterback, even though JT Daniels is the obvious …

College Football

Here's Why Sears Holdings Stock Is Down Again Today

After a nasty drop yesterday, Sears continues to fall.<p>What happened<p><b>Sears Holdings</b> (NASDAQ:SHLD) hasn't exactly performed well lately. Shares are down …

eCommerce

Saginaw Schools to offer Sears driver's training at 3 high schools

<b>SAGINAW, MI</b> -- A privately-run driving school will offer driver's training at three Saginaw school district high schools.<p>Sears Driving School, a …

High School

Waterford Police look to identify man believed to be involved in Sears larceny

Officials say at least one person has suffered injuries after a car struck a...<p>Read More » 43 mins ago<p>New Canaan police are looking for whoever …

Waterford

Sinking feeling at J.C. Penney

Shares of J.C. Penney (NYSE:JCP) are down 27.4% to an all-time low of $1.76 following a weak earnings report.<p>The department store operator reported a …

Business

Retail sales jump again in July

FINANCE<p>Sears CEO makes a bid for Kenmore brand, home improvement business<p>BY Deena M. Amato-McCoy<p>ESL Investments, the hedge fund run by Sears Holdings …

Macy's

Sears Holdings Gets An Offer For Kenmore

Sears Holdings (SHLD) reported that ESL has submitted a non-binding proposal to acquire Kenmore and SHIP (the Sears Home Improvement business part of …

Business

Sears: The Bleeding Won't Stop

If it weren't for the worries building around the globe about tariffs and currency movements, US investors might be more focused on the continued …

Business

Sears CEO Eddie Lampert Offers Big Clue Dying Retailer Nearing Major Cash Crunch

Look out below.<p>Sure, I could pile on the Warren Buffett buying more Apple (AAPL) coverage (as I have said, Buffett is betting on Apple being worth $2 …

Investing

Sears CEO Bids $470 Million for Kenmore, Home-Improvement Units

Edward Lampert wants to slim Sears down so it can stay standing.<p>Lampert, the chief executive officer of Sears as well as its largest shareholder, is …

Hedge Funds

Did J.T. Daniels Just Lock Up the Starting Job?

The competition could be over from the first scrimmageOn the first scrimmage of fall camp, the gatorade athlete of the year may have all but locked …

College Football

Chipotle upgraded, Verizon’s 5G move, Twitter hands down punishment

Chipotle, Verizon, Twitter and Sears are the companies to watch.

Verizon

Sears CEO’s hedge fund offers to buy Kenmore brand for $400 million

Edward Lampert, the chief executive of Sears Holdings Corp. SHLD, +2.23% , has offered to buy the company’s Kenmore brand for $400 million in cash, …

Hedge Funds

Seritage: Compelling Opportunity To Invest Alongside Warren Buffett Amidst Busted Short Thesis

<b>Investment Thesis:</b><p>Seritage is one of the most attractive investment opportunities I have come across in quite some time due to an attractive …

Investing

Turkey hits back; Tencent earnings; Sears offer

<b>1. Trade escalation:</b> Turkey has announced heavy new retaliatory tariffs on some American products, including cars, alcohol and tobacco.<p>The country has doubled its retaliatory tariffs on American cars to 120% and on alcoholic drinks to 140%, according to a notice published Wednesday. Other affected …

Macy's

Sears Centre Truck Convoy to Benefit Special Olympics Athletes

Truck Convoy to Support Local Special Olympics Athletes on August 25<p>Law Enforcement and truckers throughout the United States and Canada will join …

Special Olympics

Senior Citizen Apartment Complex May Be Coming to Former Medley Centre

Aug 15, 2018<p>The former Sears footprint at what was once the Medley Centre mall could become an apartment complex for senior citizens.<p>Pathstone …

Taxes