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Retail, Business Leaders Decry Congress’ Actions in U.S. Budget Gridlock

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Washington—President Obama today took Congress to task over its 11th hour resolution of the government shutdown and lifting the debt ceiling, issues that could have spun the United States into default and wrecked havoc with the international economy. “Probably nothing has done more damage to America’s credibility in the world, …

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Sears Appoints New Merchandise Chief for its Sears, Kmart Stores

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Hoffman Estates,IL—Sears Holdings announced today that Ron Boire will become executive vice president, chief merchandising officer and president, Sears and Kmart formats. Boire comes to Sears Holdings from Brookstone, Inc. where he was president and chief executive. In this new role, Boire will lead merchandising and retail stores for both …