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  • Conservative think tank CEO headed to Virginia 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 4:38 pm
  • PORTLAND, Maine - The CEO of the Maine Heritage Policy Center is resigning at the end of April to lead Virginia-based State Budget Solutions, a think tank that aims to help states develop fiscally sound budgets.

  • Aereo CEO speaks on future of company, industry 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 5:37 pm
  • NEW YORK - The future of Aereo, an online service that provides over-the-air TV channels, hinges on a battle with broadcasters that goes before the U.S. Supreme Court next week.

  • McAuliffe shakes up Va. Port Authority board 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 2:32 pm
  • RICHMOND, Virginia - Gov. Terry McAuliffe is shaking up the Virginia Port Authority, which oversees the third-busiest seaport on the East Coast.

  • Georgia State appoints first innovation officer 
    Updated: Apr-17-14 3:34 am
  • ATLANTA - Georgia State University officials say the school has appointed its first chief innovation officer.

  • Fired Yahoo exec gets $58M for 15 months of work 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 8:52 pm
  • SAN FRANCISCO - Yahoo's recently fired chief operating officer, Henrique de Castro, left the Internet company with a severance package of $58 million even though he lasted just 15 months on the job.

  • Reynolds brings back Susan Cameron as CEO 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 5:56 pm
  • WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina - Reynolds American has elected board member and former leader Susan Cameron as president and CEO of the tobacco company.

  • CEO of regional carrier PSA Airlines to retire 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 2:36 pm
  • FORT WORTH, Texas - PSA Airlines, which operates regional flights for US Airways, says that its CEO and president will retire and be replaced by the president of US Airways Express.

  • Finmeccanica shares down on CEO change 
    Updated: Apr-15-14 11:20 am
  • MILAN - Investors signaled concern Tuesday at a change of leadership at the scandal-plagued Finmeccanica defense contractor as part of sweeping management changes announced by Italian Premier Matteo Renzi at four strategic state-backed firms.

  • GM replacing communications, human resources heads 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 6:49 pm
  • DETROIT - General Motors is replacing the executives in charge of communications and human resources as it struggles with a string of embarrassing recalls that have led to congressional hearings and federal investigations.

  • Pittsburgh's Heinz Endowments names new president 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 12:10 pm
  • PITTSBURGH - The Pittsburgh-based Heinz Endowments has named Grant Oliphant the charity's new president.

  • New PATCO chief taking hands-on approach 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 12:38 pm
  • CAMDEN, New Jersey - John Hanson, the new chief executive of the Delaware River Port Authority, has been spending Friday afternoons far from his Camden corner office overlooking Philadelphia and the river.

  • W.Va. food bank board president earns honor 
    Updated: Apr-12-14 9:17 am
  • HUNTINGTON, West Virginia - Debra Johnson-Tourigny is used to making things happen.

  • State Farm CEO: Bloomington remains company's home 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 7:01 pm
  • BLOOMINGTON, Illinois - State Farm Insurance Co. CEO Ed Rust Jr. says the company's plans to expand in Arizona, Texas and Georgia will not affect the company's headquarters in Bloomington.

  • Exxon CEO's compensation rises 3 percent to $28.1M 
    Updated: Apr-11-14 2:16 pm
  • IRVING, Texas - The CEO of Exxon Mobil Corp. received compensation worth $28.1 million last year, a 3 percent increase over the previous year, according to an Associated Press analysis of a company regulatory filing.

  • Cover Oregon narrows exchange future to 2 options 
    Updated: Apr-10-14 11:43 pm
  • PORTLAND, Oregon - Officials with Oregon's troubled health insurance exchange say they've narrowed the options for the site's future to two: switching to the federal exchange, or staying with the current technology and hiring a new contractor to fix it.

  • JPMorgan awarded CEO Jamie Dimon $11.8M last year 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 8:07 pm
  • LOS ANGELES - JPMorgan Chase & Co. Chairman and CEO Jamie Dimon's total compensation fell 37 percent last year to $11.8 million as the nation's largest investment bank grappled with billions in legal costs and fines.

  • Cablevision promotes Brian Sweeney to president 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 5:01 pm
  • NEW YORK - Cablevision says CEO James Dolan is giving up his title as president of the company, and it promoted two long-time executives.

  • Marlboro maker Altria Group CEO made $17.5M in '13 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 12:07 pm
  • RICHMOND, Virginia - Marlboro maker Altria Group Inc. CEO Martin J. Barrington's pay package jumped to nearly $17.5 million for fiscal 2013.

  • P&G selling pet food brands to Mars for $2.9B 
    Updated: Apr-09-14 11:55 am
  • MCLEAN, Virginia - Procter & Gamble is crying uncle on the edible business so it can focus on its core brands like Tide detergent and Pampers diapers.

  • Session on confirmations pushed back 
    Updated: Apr-08-14 7:04 am
  • JUNEAU, Alaska - The Legislature has pushed to April 17 a joint session to consider confirmation of appointments.

  • Rio Tinto to give away Pebble Mine project shares 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 3:53 pm
  • JUNEAU, Alaska - A major shareholder of a company behind a contentious Alaska mine project on Monday announced it was giving its shares away to two Alaska charitable organizations, at least one of which belongs to a larger group that has come out publicly against the project.

  • Alexandra Villoch named publisher of Miami Herald 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 11:45 am
  • MIAMI - Alexandra Villoch is the new president and publisher of the Miami Herald Media Company, which publishes the Miami Herald and the Spanish-language El Nuevo Herald newspapers.

  • Alexandra Villoch named publisher of Miami Herald 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 11:30 am
  • MIAMI - Alexandra Villoch is the new president and publisher of the Miami Herald Media Company, which publishes the Miami Herald and the Spanish-language El Nuevo Herald newspapers.

  • Mozilla CEO resignation raises free-speech issues 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 8:26 pm
  • SAN JOSE, California - The resignation of Mozilla's CEO amid outrage that he supported an anti-gay marriage campaign is prompting concerns about how Silicon Valley's strongly liberal culture might quash the very openness that is at the region's foundation.

  • Report: W.Va. spill co president 'bears no fault' 
    Updated: Apr-04-14 8:16 pm
  • CHARLESTON, West Virginia - The president of Freedom Industries "bears no fault" for a West Virginia chemical spill that spurred a water-use ban for up to 10 days for 300,000 people, his lawyer says in a court filing.