In the end, like so many category killers, it got killed by smarter, better operators.
The collapse of U.K.'s Carillion infrastructure giant could boost government borrowing, hurting the British pound.
Retailers have had some issues in the past and these 10 retailers filing for bankruptcy isn't making matters better.
Retailers' e-commerce strategies are expensive and generally don't work.
Puerto Rico faces a long road to recovery following Hurricane Maria's devastation three weeks ago. The already-poverty stricken U.S. territory already held over $70 billion in debt prior to the storm.
President Trump nominated former Treasury official Randal Quarles as Fed vice chair of supervision, in charge of regulating big banks.
The president's promise to "wipe out" Puerto Rico's debt is a sign of things to come.
Kohl's is among the retailers that are figuring out a way.
So many retailers are forced to close stores after a lackluster holiday shopping season and a migration toward digital shopping.
Berkshire Hathaway Energy confirmed Friday that it will purchase Oncor Electric Delivery Co. LLC in a deal that values the bankrupt unit's equity at $11.25 billion.