Sears Survives A Near-Death Experience, But For How Long?Many of Sears' unsecured creditors, who rank at the bottom of the list to be paid and include merchandise suppliers and landlords, had pressed for liquidation, contending the business was worth more dead than alive. They also questioned the propriety of certain deals Lampert has done while at Sears.
RXBar Issues Recall Due To Potential Peanut AllergenRXBar has recalled a variety of protein bars, including some kids flavors, due to a “potential undeclared peanut allergen.”
Kia To Recall Vehicles To Fix Problem That Can Cause FiresThe Korean automaker and its larger affiliate Hyundai have been dogged by fire and engine failure complaints from across the nation.
Facebook To Invest $300 Million In News, Focusing On Local
Netflix Raising Prices For 58M US Subscribers As Costs RiseNetflix is raising its U.S. prices by 13 percent to 18 percent, its biggest increase since the company launched its streaming service 12 years ago.
Number Of Absent Airport Security Screeners Soars In Shutdown"If I was a government worker, yes, I would probably call in and try to do something else because creditors don't care if you're furloughed or not."
Toyota Recalls 1.7M Vehicles To Fix Air BagsToyota and Lexus dealers will either replace the inflator or the entire air bag assembly with equipment made by other manufacturers that does not contain ammonium nitrate. Owners will be notified by mail or other means in late January.
Madigan: Neiman Marcus To Pay $1.5M In Multi State Data BreachAccording the Illinois General's office, around 370,000 payment cards, including more than 19,000 from Illinois customers, were compromised.
John Deere, Tide Head To CES Gadget ShowMoline-based John Deere has hauled in self-driving tractors and a 20-ton combine harvester aided by artificial intelligence.
Marshalls To Close Two South Side StoresIn all, 100 employees will either be laid off or relocated to other stores.
If Sears Survives, This Is What It Will Look LikeEven if Sears survives bankruptcy, there will be a wide swath of America that no longer has any of its stores.
Like It Or Not, Home Items Are Getting Smarter And Creepier,Gadgets with voice controls typically aren't transmitting any data back to company servers until you activate them with a trigger word, such as "Alexa" or "OK Google." But devices have sometimes misheard innocuous words as legitimate commands to record and send private conversations.