Sears Retail Store

Sears has “substantial doubt” about its future

NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Sears, once the monolith of American retail, says that there is “substantial doubt” that it will be able to keep its doors open. Company shares, which hit an all-time low last month, tumbled more than 5 percent before the opening bell Wednesday. Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert’s hedge fund has forwarded […]

Dakota Access Pipeline

Vandalism reported along Dakota Access Pipeline

(UPI) — The Dakota Access Pipeline developer has reported incidents of vandalism “that pose threats to life, physical safety, and the environment.” Energy Transfer Partners said in court documents Monday that there have been “coordinated physical attacks” along the 1,172-mile pipeline. The document did not specify where or when the attacks have occurred. The construction […]

Woman dies after drinking poisonous herbal tea

Woman dies after drinking poisonous herbal tea

(CNN) — A woman died after consuming poisonous herbal tea purchased in San Francisco’s Chinatown, public health officials there announced Monday. They’re urging people to throw away tea purchased from Sun Wing Wo Trading Company. The woman, who was in her 50s, became “critically ill” in February after drinking tea made from leaves she purchased […]