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September 19, 2017 4:34 AM Toys ‘R’ Us files for bankruptcy as brick-and-mortar stores struggle to compete with online retailers

Toys ‘R’ Us files for bankruptcy ahead of holiday season Toys “R” Us has filed for bankruptcy ahead of the holiday sales season after major retailers in the toy industry have reported flagging sales. The company filed for bankruptcy protection in Richmond, Virginia, late Monday and secured $3 billion in financing as it restructures, according to a company 24

September 18, 2017 3:25 PM Toys R Us could file for bankruptcy as soon as this week, sources say

Toys R Us could file for bankruptcy as soon as this week, according to sources familiar with the matter. The sources noted that the bankruptcy plans are not definite, and both its plans to file and its timing could change. A bankruptcy would help simplify a capital structure made complex by its trio of financial owners. Toys R Us was acquired by private 22

September 18, 2017 2:16 PM M.B.A. Applications Decline for Third Year in a Row

Business schools across the U.S. are struggling to lure young professionals out of a strengthening job market Applications to full-time M.B.A. programs in the U.S. fell for a third straight year, the latest signal that business schools are struggling to entice young professionals out of a strengthening job market. Students saddled with heftier college 22

September 13, 2017 11:41 PM Seadrill Sets a Fast Pace for Bankruptcy Turnaround

The offshore drilling company’s proposed restructuring strategy would reduce the holdings of outside shareholders to make way for new money Seadrill Ltd. is looking for a swift pass through a bankruptcy that will reduce the holdings of outside shareholders to make way for new money to save one of the world’s largest offshore oil-drilling fleets. A casualty 15

September 13, 2017 8:40 PM Teva to sell women's health assets to CVC Capital Partners: report

(Reuters) - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd (TEVA.TA) (TEVA.N) is close to a deal to sell its women’s health assets outside the United States to private equity firm CVC Capital Partners, the Fly reported, citing Bloomberg. The assets could be valued at about $800 million, according to the Bloomberg report. (bit.ly/2y03sQx) Israel-based Teva, the world’s 19

September 9, 2017 12:04 PM ‘Trump betrays everyone’: The president has a long record as an unpredictable ally

President Trump prepared for the pivotal meeting with congressional leaders by huddling with his senior team — his chief of staff, his legislative director and the heads of Treasury and the Office of Management and Budget — to game out various scenarios on how to fund the government, raise the debt ceiling and provide Hurricane Harvey relief. But one option 21

September 8, 2017 11:16 PM In deal with Trump, Democrats see opportunity — and peril

Democratic leaders have been running victory laps in the days since they struck a deal with President Trump, over Republican objections, to extend the nation’s borrowing limit and keep the government open for three months. But new divisions among Democrats show that peril may yet lie ahead for Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer (D-N.Y.) and House 17

September 8, 2017 4:18 PM Watch live: White House press briefing with Press Secretary Sarah Sanders

Sept. 8 (UPI) -- White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders will hold a press briefing Friday at 1 p.m., the White House Press Office announced. Expected topics of questions include federal involvement in Texas relief efforts after Hurricane Harvey and anticipated relief in Florida after Hurricane Irma, President Donald Trump's recent deal with Congressional 17

September 8, 2017 12:18 AM Republicans jolted by, and Democrats wary of, Trump’s overtures to opposing party

Political tremors seized both major parties on Thursday in the wake of President Trump’s sudden alignment with congressional Democrats, leaving Republicans alarmed about the unraveling of their relationship with the White House and uncertain about the prospects for their policy ambitions this fall. In the span of 48 hours, Trump cut a deal with Democrats 14

September 7, 2017 6:11 PM Trump, Democrats Weigh Eliminating Need for Debt-Limit Votes

The ‘Gephardt rule’ would automatically raise the borrowing limit after Congress passed a budget resolution WASHINGTON—President Donald Trump said Thursday he was open to eliminating the need for Congress to hold votes on raising the country’s borrowing limit, after the idea was broached by Democratic leaders in their Oval Office meeting a day earlier 10