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Pier 1 Imports
Julie Jacobson/AP
AP News
February 18, 2020 - 11:21 am
Pier 1 Imports Inc. — the once-trendy supplier of home goods like papasan chairs and throw pillows — filed for bankruptcy protection after years of sliding sales. Read more here.
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OxyContin
Jeff Chiu/AP, file
AP News
September 17, 2019 - 7:49 am
Purdue Pharma gets its day in court after the OxyContin maker filed for bankruptcy and negotiated a potential multi-billion dollar settlement to resolve thousands of lawsuits. Read what to expect here.
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This Oct. 15, 2018 file photo shows a sign for a Sears Outlet department store is displayed in Norristown, Pa.
Matt Rourke/AP Photo, File
January 16, 2019 - 8:52 am
By Anne D'Innocenzio, AP Retail Writer NEW YORK (AP) — Sears will live on — at least for now. The company's chairman and largest shareholder and chairman, Eddie Lampert, won a bankruptcy auction for Sears in New York, averting liquidation of the iconic chain, according to a source familiar with the...
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