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Sears plans to raise more cash via rights offering

...costs, reducing inventory and selling assets to return to profitability. Its biggest albatross remains its stores, which critics say are outdated and shabby.Chairman and CEO Edward Lampert combined Sears and Kmart in 2005 about two years after he helped...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-20/sears-plans-raise-more-cas
Rules broken on Florida Georgia Line's 2nd album

NASHVILLE, Tenn. - If you think Florida Georgia Line has been bothered by critics taking shots at them over their interpretation of country music, the duo says they're looking forward to round two."Anybody...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/people/2014-10-18/rules-broken-florida-georgia
Old vs. new: What actions will be required of Augusta's next mayor?

...Copenhaver on the same. Remember the proposed baseball park downtown and other visions the mayor had? Some of his biggest critics have been white. THE FACT OF THE matter is there are 10 commissioners with different personalities, and each one comes to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-10-19/old-vs-new-what-
In Georgia Senate race, Perdue says he's 'proud' of career, defends record amid outsourcing report

...said Monday he's proud of his career, pushing back against critics who say the former CEO cared more about the bottom line than...according to the deposition obtained by Politico.Perdue said his critics misunderstood what outsourcing means. He said it's about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/georgia-elections/2014-10
School board candidate says he will enact changes if elected

...concerns to board officials will make him an effective leader.While working as a bus driver from 2010 until 2013, he was a vocal critic of some transportation department policies and said he often advocated for drivers' rights.He urged transportation officials...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-10-09/school-board-candidate-sa
Review site Yelp battles extortion claims

...Sullitto said many of the company's critics are businesses that have received bad...Instead, it served to fuel the company's critics because the court said that, even if...extortion. Nonetheless, the company's critics said the ruling supported their claims...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-13/review-site-yelp-battles-e
Remaining candidates for 2022 Olympics are both lacking in appeal

...Olympics will be either China or Kazakhstan, eye-wateringly awful choices. Both have authoritarian governments that muzzle critics, poor records on human rights and noxious air pollution, which is no fun if you're an athlete.Nor, for that matter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2014-10-02/remaing-candidates-2022-
A whistle blown too late

...Hard Choices.Though insider accounts of Obama's foreign-policy cluelessness are vindication for his growing number of critics, it's safe to say that even the most ardent Obama detractor would have preferred these high-ranking whistle-blowers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-11/whistle-blown-too-lat
US trade deficit drops to $40.1 billion in August

...record for the entire year, putting more pressure on Congress and the Obama administration to take steps to curb what China's critics see as unfair trade practices.U.S. manufacturers say that China is manipulating its currency to gain trade advantages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-10-03/us-trade-deficit-drops-401
Michaux: No winners, only losers, in Gurley's suspension

...he'll likely be just another talented ex-Bulldog who left a legion of fans hungry for more.Second is coach Richt, whose critics have another stone in the arsenal that he and his program don't have control of players who keep resorting to various levels...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-10-10/michaux-no-winners-only-l