Westbrook scores 54, but Pacers hold off Thunder 116-104 (Yahoo Sports)


Russell Westbrook did everything he could Sunday night to give Oklahoma City's fading playoff hopes a boost. The All-Star Game MVP scored a career-high 54 points and nearly pulled off his 12th triple-double of the season, but Indiana closed the game on a 10-1 run to hold on for a 116-104 victory. NBA rules require a player to sit out one game at that point, though Thunder coach Scott Brooks sounded hopeful Westbrook will play. Without them in the lineup, Westbrook has been brilliant - and he was Read more [...]

Carlo Ancelotti and Manchester City Reportedly Hold Talks Over Real Madrid Exit


If Carlo Ancelotti gets dumped by Real Madrid just one season after winning La Decima, his next destination could be Manchester City. That's according to GianlucaDiMarzio.com reporter David Amoyal. He's stated talks are already taking place between Ancelotti and the club that won last season's Premier League title, although the Italian may not be City's most desired option: While Manchester City's top choice to replace Pellegrini is Pep Guardiola, it's very unlikely Bayern Munich will let him go- Read more [...]

European leaders hold meeting on Greek bailout – live updates


European leaders are gathered a European Council meeting, but there’s little sign of progress over GreeceLatest: Meeting underway nowGreeks warn of humanitarian crisisLiquidity fearsBond yields spiked today 11.11pm GMT Tonight’s meeting will set the scene for Monday, when Greece’s prime minister visits Berlin. The Wall Street Journal reports tonight that Angela Merkel is poised to “intervene directly in a deepening rift between Greece and its international creditors”. The chancellor’s Read more [...]

Sears Holdings To Hold Fiscal 2014 Fourth Quarter And Full Year Financial Results, Pre-Recorded Conference Call And Audio Webcast


Feb 20, 2015 HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Feb. 20, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears Holdings (NASDAQ: SHLD) announced today that it expects to release its financial results for the Company's fiscal 2014 fourth quarter and full year before the market opens on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2015, and simultaneously post a pre-recorded conference call and audio webcast on its corporate website. It will feature prepared remarks from Edward S. Lampert, chairman and chief executive officer, and Robert A. Schriesheim, executive Read more [...]

Sears Holdings To Hold Fiscal 2014 Second Quarter Financial Results Pre-Recorded Conference Call And Audio Webcast


Aug 18, 2014 HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Aug. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears Holdings (NASDAQ: SHLD) announced today that it expects to release its financial results for the Company's fiscal 2014 second quarter before the market opens on Thursday, August 21, 2014, and simultaneously post a pre-recorded conference call and audio webcast on its corporate website. It will feature prepared remarks from Edward S. Lampert, chairman and chief executive officer, and Robert A. Schriesheim, executive vice president Read more [...]

Hold the Phone: U.S. Consumers Wouldn’t Last One Day Without Access to Their Smartphone


Dateline City: CHARLOTTE, N.C. Nearly Half of Americans Turn to Digital Devices as Their Primary Method of Banking, Bank of America Survey Finds Almost one in two (47 percent) U.S. consumers admit they wouldn’t last a day without their smartphone, and many consider their devices more important than daily staples such as coffee and television, Read more [...]

Sears Holdings To Hold Fiscal 2014 First Quarter Financial Results Pre-Recorded Conference Call And Audio Webcast


May 19, 2014 HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., May 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears Holdings (NASDAQ: SHLD) announced today that it expects to release its financial results for the Company's fiscal 2014 first quarter before the market opens on Thursday, May 22, 2014, and simultaneously post a pre-recorded conference call and audio webcast on its corporate website. It will feature prepared remarks from Edward S. Lampert, chairman and chief executive officer, and Robert A. Schriesheim, executive vice president Read more [...]