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Sears says there's 'substantial doubt' it can stay in business

The company says that it is taking steps to improve its financial position. Its declining payables-to-inventory ratio, for instance, shows that vendors have been increasingly reluctant to keep the retailer stocked. Hollar points to increased liquidity and the restructuring program the company launched last month, which aims to reduce corporate overhead costs and achieve savings through further integration of Sears and Kmart operations.

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United States high court hands disabled students win on education standards

Gorsuch wrote the opinion for a unanimous 2008 decision in which he rejected the claim that the Colorado school district was not doing enough to educate the autistic student. "Please", Durbin said, no one was suggesting that, but a wrong reading of the law. The IDEA [Individuals with Disabilities Education Act] demands more.

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Avian Flu Found in Western Ky Poultry Flock

Third Case of Avian Flu Found in TennesseeUSAgNet - 03/20/2017A flock of chickens at a second Lincoln County commercial poultry breeding operation have tested positive for avian influenza, according to the Tennessee Department of Agriculture.

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Trump Signs Bill Authorizing NASA Funding, Mars Exploration

The space agency has long monitored its astronauts for health problems after their time in space was over - that's how we know about visual impairment intracranial pressure syndrome, eye damage caused by microgravity. While he has offhandedly mentioned spaceflight in a few of his speeches - and his budget blueprint does outline some of NASA's future - the establishment of the space council is the first real news about NASA's future to come out of the administration since Trump moved into the ...

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Google embarks on hiring spree to tackle ad clash with extremist content

Google has announced a series of changes to its policies on advertising and hate speech, after several major brands pulled their ads from YouTube earlier this week. The Guardian published an apology by Matt Brittin, Google's head of Europe, the Middle East and Africa, from the Advertising Week conference on Monday in London, but the response was seen as inadequate.

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Intel Says Their New SSD is The World's Most Responsive

So what does Intel's new solution offer? "With an industry-leading combination of high throughput, low latency, high QoS and ultra-high endurance, this innovative solution is optimised to break through data access bottlenecks by providing a new data storage tier".