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Lampert's winning bid for Sears swelled to $5.2 billion

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Eddie Lampert's plan to save Sears cost an extra $200 million before it became official.

Sears might make it after all


Sears may have life after bankruptcy. The company has accepted a bid from chairman and former CEO Eddie Lampert that could keep as many as 425 stores operating, according to a source familiar with...

The other Sears that isn't in bankruptcy


There's another Sears, with 650 stores nationwide, that isn't in bankruptcy. But it's in trouble, too.

Major policies opposed by businesses loom in Democrat-controlled legislature

Matt Pilon |

The 2019 legislative session could be a tough one for employers, as an emboldened Progressive Caucus plans to push for wage and benefit mandates, and higher taxes on the wealthy.

As legal marijuana industry grows, access to financial services still problematic

Gregory Seay |

As the legal marijuana industry grows, cannabis dispensaries and producers still find access to financial services problematic.

Spaces readies West Hartford co-working debut

Q&A talks with Michael Berretta, vice president of network development at IWG, owner of co-working brands Spaces and Regus.

CT municipalities more welcoming to medical marijuana industry

Joe Cooper |

More cities and towns have come to accept, or even embrace the medical marijuana industry, implementing new zoning rules in recent years that allow for dispensaries and production facilities.

Does troubled JCPenney need Sears to go away?

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If Sears dies, does that save rival JCPenney? Investors seemed to be thinking that way Tuesday.

CT settles over Neiman Marcus data breach

Gregory Seay |

Texas upscale retailer Neiman Marcus will pay Connecticut $102,000 and implement reforms for a data breach six years ago that compromised personal credit data on more than 3,000 credit cardholders in...

Sears reaches 11th hour deal to stay in business


Sears was facing the possibility of shutting down, until it reached an 11th-hour deal Tuesday to stay open, at least for now.

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