| Dec 29, 2011
| 12:12 PM
Sears Holdings Corp will close as many as 120 of its Kmart and Sears discount and department stores after its holiday sales slumped, sending its shares sliding more than 27 percent to their lowest level in three years.
Three locations in Indiana will be...
| Jan 2, 2012
| 12:42 PM
CARTERSVILLE, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say another syringe has been found in clothing from a Walmart store in Georgia, bringing the number of cases to 15 at the same store since late November.
Sheriff's officials in Bartow County. North of Atlanta,...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 3:03 PM
We're trying to plug a few gaps in our electronic dictionary, and one editor has suggested that we make sure that Walmart is on the list of objectionable words to be flagged, because the Associated Press Stylebook specifies Wal-Mart.
I pointed out that ...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 12:45 PM
WASHINGTON (AP) — Superstorm Sandy will end up causing about $20 billion in property damages and $10 billion to $30 billion more in lost business, according to IHS Global Insight, a forecasting firm.
In the long run, the devastation the storm...
| May 4, 2012
| 9:40 AM
NEW YORK (AP) — One of the nation’s largest public pension funds has filed a lawsuit against current and formerWal-Martexecutives and board members, saying they had breached their responsibility in handling an alleged bribery scheme.
| May 5, 2012
| 6:06 AM
WILLISTON, N.D. (AP) — Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is selling some temporary housing units at its store in Williston.
Store manager Ryan Keller tells the Williston Herald his store is the only Wal-Mart selling the cube-like units that cost about $25,000....
| May 6, 2012
| 1:05 AM
The Aberdeen City Council will meet in regular session at 5:30 p.m. Monday in the courtroom on the third floor of the Municipal Building, 123 S. Lincoln St.
The agenda items for Monday include:
Proclamations: “Historic Preservation Week,” May 13-19...
| May 10, 2012
| 9:12 AM
In cooperation with the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC), Wal-Mart Stores Inc., of Bentonville, Ark. and Toys R Us Inc., of Wayne, NJ are announcing the recall of about 21,000 inflatable Banzai in-ground pool water slides. During use, the...
| May 18, 2012
Here is a look at major schools that offer Master of Business Administration programs in Chicago or the Chicago area.
Many schools give students a choice of part-time (including evening and weekend options), flexible, full-time, accelerated, dual-degree,...
| Jul 15, 2012
It's the height of summer, but inside many Baltimore-area stores, fall has arrived.
While shoppers sorted through racks of discounted shorts and tank tops, retailers at White Marsh Mall began displaying school backpacks and uniforms. Area Target stores...
| Sep 18, 2012
| 9:13 PM
(Reuters) - Wal-Mart Stores Inc, the world's largest retailer, is joining with healthcare insurer Humana Inc to trim the cost of healthy foods for some customers.
More than 1 million members of Humana's healthy rewards program will get a 5 percent credit...