Economy

Sears plans to close another 80 stores

The bid also includes about $400 million in financing from non-bank lenders, the sources said. In bankruptcy court, Sears said it has received interest from "multiple part..., [Full Article...]

Culture

Trump demands United States border wall, sidesteps declaring emergency

Trump demands United States border wall, sidesteps declaring emergency ET on our website and on YouTube . About a quarter of USA agencies have been shut down since last month and hundreds of thousands of government workers are likely to miss paycheques this week. Trump has been discussing the idea of declaring a national emergency to allow him to move forward with the wall without getting congressional approval fo... [Full Article...]

Electronics

Former Nasa engineer makes glitter bomb to prank thieves

Former Nasa engineer makes glitter bomb to prank thieves The box contained a Global Positioning System locator and accelerometer that triggered the phones to start recording when the box was moved, and when opened, released the glitter along with an automatic can of " fart spray ". It starts spinning when the thief opens the box. In the video, Rober says: "No joke you can clear a room with one spray o... [Full Article...]

Research

Brazil's Bolsonaro wants crusading judge in cabinet

Brazil's Bolsonaro wants crusading judge in cabinet Lula's substitute, Fernando Haddad, lost Sunday's runoff election to Bolsonaro by 10 percentage points, as voters punished the Workers' Party - victor of the previous four presidential elections - for corruption and economic malaise. [Full Article...]

Sports

Murray to retire, hopes to play Wimbledon

Murray to retire, hopes to play Wimbledon Novak and Andy have played 36 times against each other on the Tour and five of those matches came at the Australian Open , never before the semi-final stage and four in the title encounter. Murray, 31, is on the comeback trail after missing 11 months with a hip injury which has seen him slump to 230 in the world. Murray sounded understandably fr... [Full Article...]

People

Congo election: Felix Tshisekedi declared victor in contentious result

Congo election: Felix Tshisekedi declared victor in contentious result Any widespread perception the election has been stolen could set off a destabilizing cycle of unrest, particularly in the volatile eastern borderlands where Fayulu enjoyed some of his strongest support. He said the delay is to "fudge the results" and warned that his coalition would release its own figures if the official ones are in doubt. It ... [Full Article...]