| Jul 18, 2011
| 9:35 PM
NEW YORK -- Borders, the second-largest U.S. bookstore chain, said it has canceled an upcoming bankruptcy auction and will close its doors for good.
The company said in a statement Monday it was unable to find a buyer willing to keep it in operation...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 12:46 PM
Borders Group Inc filed for bankruptcy protection and said it would close about one-third of its bookstores - including both in the New Orleans area - after years of shriveling sales that made it impossible to manage its crushing debt load.
| Jun 29, 2011
| 9:31 AM
Wal-Mart Stores Inc is cutting gasoline prices by 10 cents a gallon this summer for loyal U.S. customers who are still being crimped at the pump, even as gas prices have retreated from recent highs.
The discount, which runs from Wednesday through Sept....
| Nov 4, 2010
| 9:35 PM
Costco Wholesale Corp. and federal health officials are warning consumers that a cheese sold recently at Costco stores in five states has been preliminarily linked to an E. coli outbreak that has sickened 25 people.
The Bravo Farms Dutch Style Raw Milk...
| Jun 22, 2012
| 4:51 PM
A lawsuit filed against the Washington State Liquor Control Board (LCB) alleges the agency is implementing changes in the name of I-1183 that were never part of the liquor privatization measure approved by voters in November.
The I-1183 Coalition,...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 11:09 AM
NEW YORK -- Stock moved violently throughout Friday's session, the Dow swinging more than 400 points in the session, as investors weighed a strong U.S. jobs report and a step towards resolving Europe's escalating debt problems.
The Dow Jones industrial...
| Dec 15, 2009
Sol Price, who changed the retail industry by founding the landmark warehouse chain Price Club, has died. He was 93.
Price died of natural causes Monday at his home in La Jolla, according to a statement released by his family.
"He was an innovator, he...
| Dec 9, 2007
Monday: -- Earnings: Diamond Foods Inc.; FuelCell Energy Inc.; H&R Block Inc.; Hayes Lemmerz International Inc.; SAIC Inc.; Vail Resorts Inc.
Tuesday: -- Federal Reserve meeting -- October wholesale inventories -- Earnings: CHC Helicopter Corp.; Cooper...
| Dec 17, 2007
More and more, shoppers are heeding the advice of consumer advocates who every holiday season warn against buying extended warranties for television sets, cellphones and computers.
Steve Abernethy doesn't see this as a problem, even though his company,...
| Jan 14, 2010
| 4:33 PM
The Commerce Department said retail sales fell last month, a surprising development given that many major retailers have been reporting relatively healthy holiday results. Retail sales in December totaled $353 billion, a 0.3% decline from November, the...
| Apr 2, 2010
| 4:34 PM
The Taste of Winter Park will be held on Wednesday, April 21, 2010 from 5-8 p.m. at the Winter Park Farmers' Market, 200 New England Ave. in Winter Park. Tickets can be purchased in advance for $40 for chamber members and $45 for non-members at the Winter...