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Sales, profit at Sears continue downward spiral

Sales, profit at Sears continue downward spiral

Sears had 1,503 stores at the end of the quarter, including its Kmart brand. Troubles continue to mount for Sears and Kmart, as the iconic retailers posted another quarter of large losses and warned that its rapid pace of store closings will ramp up.



What J. Cole's "4 Your Eyez Only" Says About Music Business

The rapper silently revealed his new album, simply posting it for iTunes pre-order on his Twitter page. That's whan albumThe album isn't directly about J. The album was announced only a week ahead of time so it'll be interesting to see first week sales and if it'll reach the heights of 2014 Forest Hills Drive.



Minneapolis, St. Paul Declare Snow Emergency

Both Minneapolis and St. Paul declared Snow Emergencies on Sunday following the almost half a foot of snowfall over the weekend. Questions may be directed to the Public Works Department at 309.732.2200. We do not anticipate making a determination about whether a 2nd Snow Emergency for the Downtown and Hilltop Campus areas will be needed until Monday, December 12th based on actual conditions and snow accumulation.


Ford's next Shelby Mustang is a track-only racing brute

Ford's next Shelby Mustang is a track-only racing brute

Meet the new Shelby FP350S, a new vehicle designed for Trans Am, SCCA and NASA use. It follows on the footsteps of turnkey over-the-counter race cars like the FR500C, BOSS 302R and 302S, Ford Shelby GT350R-C, and the Mustang GT4, which was just unveiled at SEMA this year.



Facebook's Zuckerberg Positioning for Potential Political Campaign

Regarding this situation, it was reported that the lawsuit revealed that Bill Clinton's former chief of staff and one of the company┬┤s board members on the special committee, Erskine Bowles, told Andreesen that he was extremely anxious that the concession that Facebook CEO wanted in order to serve two years in the government without losing the social media network control, may see very irresponsible.



Bully: Anniversary Edition now available for smartphones

The game is played much like Grand Theft Auto , where players can openly explore the town of Bullworth, complete missions and side missions, and fight off bullies. "Bully" has been described as somewhat similar to GTA . When you load Bully: Anniversary Edition , you will be transported into school all over again, playing the role of the protagonist 15-year-old Jimmy Hopkins.