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Tom Hals

U.S. appeals court rules against Trump on DACA immigration programme

08 Nov 2018

A U.S. appeals court in California ruled on Thursday that President Donald Trump's administration must continue a programme begun under former President Barack Obama that protects hundreds of thousands of illegal immigrants who were brought into the country as children. | Video

Trump turns to Supreme Court to wind down 'Dreamer' immigration programme

06 Nov 2018

WASHINGTON President Donald Trump's administration asked the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday to allow it to end a programme introduced by former President Barack Obama that protects thousands of young immigrants who live in the United States without legal status.

Third Point sues Campbell Soup, accuses it of misleading investors

26 Oct 2018

NEW YORK Activist investor Third Point LLC sued Campbell Soup Co on Thursday, alleging the soup and snack maker's board misled investors about the competence of its directors and the way it carried out a recently completed strategic review.

Third Point sues Campbell Soup, accuses it of misleading investors

25 Oct 2018

NEW YORK, Oct 25 Activist investor Third Point LLC sued Campbell Soup Co on Thursday, alleging the soup and snack maker's board misled investors about the competence of its directors and the way it carried out a recently completed strategic review.

Hundreds of migrant children held in U.S. tent city for months: filings

23 Oct 2018

U.S. authorities have held some immigrant children who entered the country illegally and without a parent in a temporary "tent city" in Texas for months, violating a 20-year-old court order on how long minors can be detained, according to court filings by civil rights lawyers and immigration advocates.

U.S. wants ruling on 'Dreamers' in Supreme Court's current term

22 Oct 2018

(Corrects first paragraph of a story from Oct. 17 to clarify that "Dreamers" are in the United States illegally. A prior version said they entered the country illegally.)

Judge orders U.S. to review asylum for separated migrant families

18 Oct 2018

A federal judge ordered the U.S. government on Thursday to begin processing asylum claims for dozens of migrant parents and children that had been separated at the southern border under the Trump Administration's zero tolerance immigration policy.

Sears faces tough foe: an unforgiving bankruptcy code

16 Oct 2018

When Sears Holdings Corp filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday, it said it would close another 142 unprofitable Sears and Kmart locations and seek to reorganize around financially healthier stores. It also triggered a "time bomb" that retailers have had a tough time surviving.

Iconic U.S. retailer Sears files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy

15 Oct 2018

Oct. 15 Sears Holdings Corp filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy on Monday, throwing into doubt the future of the century-old retailer that once dominated U.S. malls but has withered in the age of internet shopping.

Empty shelves, poor customer service speed Sears' decline

12 Oct 2018

Sandy Hetrick drove 15 miles from her home to a Sears in Media, Pennsylvania on Wednesday to buy folding chairs and clothes. | Video

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