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FILE- In this Nov. 17, 2004, file photo Kmart chairman Edward Lampert listens during a news conference to announce the merger of Kmart and Sears in New York. As Sears teeters on the brink of collapse, there’s one man at the center of the fight for the future of the iconic retailer. Lampert plays several, often conflicting, roles in what could be the final chapter for the company that began as a mail order watch business 132 years ago. He’s been chairman, CEO, landlord, lender, and largest shareholder all at the same time. If the company survives, he wins. If it ends up liquidating, he also wins. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull, File)
January 14, 2019 - 7:59 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — As Sears teeters on the brink of collapse, one man stands at the center of the fight for the future of the iconic retailer. Eddie Lampert plays several often-conflicting roles in what could be the final chapter for the company that began as a mail order watch business 132 years ago...
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New York City Syline
Dreamstime
January 14, 2019 - 1:31 pm
A sign of the times lately is a "for sale" sign with the word "reduced" on it, at least when it comes to some New York City homes.
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FILE - In this July 14, 2010, file photo, the Gannett Co.headquarters sign stands in McLean, Va. The Wall Street Journal is reporting that MNG Enterprises, better known as Digital First Media, is preparing to bid for newspaper publisher Gannett Co. (AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin, File)
January 14, 2019 - 10:21 am
DENVER (AP) — The publisher of USA Today has received a $1.36 billion buyout bid from a media group with a history of taking over struggling newspapers and slashing jobs. MNG Enterprises, better known as Digital First Media, said in a letter to Gannett Co. Monday that its leadership team has failed...
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This undated product image provided by Bud Light shows a new nutrition label. Starting next month, packages of Bud Light will have prominent labels showing the beer’s ingredients and calories as well as the amount of fat, carbohydrates and protein in a serving. Bud Light is likely the first of many to make the move. The labels aren’t legally required, but major beer makers agreed in 2016 to voluntarily disclose nutrition facts on their products by 2020. (Bud Light via AP)
January 11, 2019 - 6:15 am
DETROIT (AP) — Beer drinkers can't claim blissful ignorance for much longer. Starting next month, packages of Bud Light will have prominent labels showing the beer's calories and ingredients as well as the amount of fat, carbohydrates and protein in a serving. Bud Light is likely the first of many...
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Chrysler Building
Dreamstime
January 09, 2019 - 2:15 pm
The owners of the Chrysler Building are selling the iconic skyscraper.
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Sears
Jose M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune/TNS/Sipa USA
January 08, 2019 - 1:56 pm
Sears is getting another reprieve from liquidation after its chairman and largest shareholder revised his bid to save the iconic brand.
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Amazon building collapse
USA TODAY
January 07, 2019 - 4:17 pm
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Amazon has eclipsed Microsoft as the most valuable publicly traded company in the U.S. as a see-sawing stock market continues to reshuffle corporate America's pecking order. The shift occurred Monday after Amazon's shares rose 3 percent to close at $1,629.51 and lifted the e-...
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Alementary Brewing Company
Peter Haskell/WCBS 880
January 07, 2019 - 2:09 pm
A small brewery in Hackensack is starting to suffer as the partial government shutdown stretches into a third week.
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New York City Syline
Dreamstime
January 07, 2019 - 12:59 pm
New York City is on a jobs roll and according to one prediction, it will keep on rolling.
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This undated product image provided by Mastercard shows Mastercard's new logo. The digital payment company says it is dropping its name in some contexts, opting to let its familiar interlocking yellow and red circles represent the company at retail locations and online. The Purchase, New York-based company said Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, that the logo has represented Mastercard so well for more than 50 years and that 80 percent of people recognize the logo without the word "Mastercard" accompanying it. (Mastercard via AP)
January 07, 2019 - 12:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — What's in a name? For MasterCard, not enough to keep it in the logo. The company is removing the word Mastercard from the pair of interlocking red and yellow circles where it has resided for more than 50 years. Mastercard Inc. joins a small stable of brands like Nike, Apple and...
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