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(A Sears store seen in 2014 in Coral Gables, Florida.Joe Raedle/Getty Images) Sears Holdings is closing 20 more stores in the US, in addition to the 245 closings that had already been announced this year. The company announced the latest closures to
The coal magnate Robert Murray has filed a lawsuit against John Oliver, HBO, Time Warner, and the writers of Oliver's show over the most recent episode of "Last Week Tonight," The Daily Beast reports. In a segment on the show, Oliver took on Murray's business practices and the safety hazards of the coal industry at large. Murray — who runs Murray Energy Corporation, the largest private coal company in the country — filed the suit Wednesday.
Gilead Science Inc. (GILD) is extending Tuesday's high volume gain. This impressive move has driven the stock to fresh June highs as a major bottom begins to take shape. Gilead is leaving behind a very solid base and, like much of the Biotech sector, is setting up well for more upside. Gilead has been very listless for the last four months. This sideways to lower action began with a devastating breakdown following the company's fourth-quarter earnings report. The stock fell nearly 9% on the news as volume surged to its heaviest level in years. Gilead quickly recovered but the massive amount of supply left behind after the Feb. 8 collapse provided extremely heavy overhead pressure. The stock