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Will Sears Exist in 2019? Or on Saturday? Liquidators Are Circling as Buyout Deadline Nears

The clock is ticking on Sears’ survival. The 125-year-old retailer will be gutted by liquidators unless a proposal to buy it out of bankruptcy is offered by tomorrow, Dec. 28. The company, which filed for bankruptcy in October, employs more than 68,000 people. The only known possible savior today is the company’s chairman, Eddie Lampert, …

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Melting Arctic Ice Adds 14,000 Tons of Water Per Second to Rising Sea Levels, Study Says

Melting Arctic ice from glaciers and surface ice is producing the equivalent of 14,000 tons per second of water into the Earth’s oceans, a recent scientific survey found. Examining land-ice patterns in the Arctic between 1971 and 2017, the study concluded that in the past 47 years, ice melting in the Arctic has contributed 23 …

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Federal Employees’ Twitter #ShutdownStories Show Furloughed Workers’ Wide-Ranging Money Problems

With no end in sight to the U.S. government shutdown, federal employees–whether furloughed or working without pay–as well as their family members and friends took to Twitter to tell #shutdownstories. They’ve made it quite clear: this holiday season is anything but a joy. With the senate adjourning until December 31, it looks like federal worker …

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