Sears Holdings Announces Filing Of S-11 Registration Statement By Seritage Growth Properties


Apr 1, 2015 HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., April 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears Holdings Corporation (the "Company") (NASDAQ: SHLD) today announced that, in connection with its previously announced exploration of the formation of a real estate investment trust ("REIT"), Seritage Growth Properties ("Seritage"), a Maryland trust formed by the Company, has filed a registration statement on Form S-11 (the "Registration Statement") with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC").  The Registration Read more [...]

Dr. Carl Djerassi Statement


Release date: February 2, 2015 It is with great sadness that we share word of the passing of Dr. Carl Djerassi on January 30, 2015. A renaissance man in the truest sense of the word, Dr. Djerassi was widely known for his achievements as a scientist, novelist, playwright, poet, collector, connoisseur, educator, raconteur, and polymath. "SFMOMA has lost a truly great friend in Carl Djerassi — an exceptionally brilliant man who counted the work Read more [...]

Sears Holdings Corporation Announces Filing Of Preliminary Short Form Prospectus And Form F-10 Registration Statement For Rights Offering


Oct 7, 2014 HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Oct. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Sears Holdings Corporation  ("Sears Holdings" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:  SHLD) today announced that a preliminary short form prospectus has been filed in Canada with the Ontario Securities Commission (the "OSC") and a Registration Statement on Form F-10 has been filed in the United States with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC") relating to the previously announced rights offering of up to 40,000,000 common shares Read more [...]

National Geographic Statement About Skier JP Auclair


Statement from Mary Anne Potts, editor of National Geographic Adventure, on skier JP Auclair, who was killed in an avalanche on Sept. 29, 2014. “Our hearts sank when we heard the news that one of our 2014 National Geographic Adventurers of the Year, skier JP Auclair, was killed in an avalanche on Chile’s Mount San Lorenzo in late September 2014 along with fellow skier Andreas Fransson. JP was a visionary athlete who mastered skiing in all of its forms, from urban freeskiing to technical mountain Read more [...]

ExxonMobil Statement on Treasury Department Sanctions on Russia


Dateline City: IRVING, Texas IRVING, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ExxonMobil is complying with all U.S. sanctions. The U.S. Treasury Department, recognizing the complexity of the University-1 well and the sensitive Kara Sea arctic environment, has granted a license to ExxonMobil and other U.S. contractors and persons involved to enable the safe and responsible winding down of operations related Read more [...]

Statement Regarding the Mapping of Crimea


Statement from National Geographic Society: National Geographic Society’s cartographic policy is to portray to the best of our ability current reality. Most political boundaries depicted in our maps and atlases are stable and uncontested. Those that are disputed receive special treatment and are shaded gray as “Areas of Special Status,” with accompanying explanatory text. In the case of Crimea, if it is formally annexed by Russia, it would be shaded gray and its administrative center, Simferopol’, Read more [...]

Chevron Corporation Statement on U.S. Federal Court RICO and Fraud Decision


SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Mar. 4, 2014-- The U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York today ruled that the $ 9.5 billion judgment against Chevron Corporation in Ecuador was the product of fraud and racketeering, finding it unenforceable. In response, Chevron issued the following statement: “This ruling is a resounding victory for Chevron and our stockholders. It confirms that the Ecuadorian judgment against Chevron is a fraud and the product of a criminal enterprise. Read more [...]