- BlackBerry CEO compensation package value drops 96 per cent Updated: May-22-15 1:27 pm
TORONTO - BlackBerry chief executive John Chen saw the value of his total pay package drop 96 percent to US$3.4 million last year as he worked to turn around the money-losing company.
- Prosecutors: Professor offered China data on US-made device Updated: May-22-15 12:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA - The chairman of Temple University's physics department schemed to provide U.S. technology secrets to China in exchange for prestigious appointments for himself, federal authorities said in charging him with four counts of wire fraud.
- HP's 2Q earnings slip, but still top analyst views Updated: May-21-15 5:53 pm
PALO ALTO, California - Hewlett-Packard Co.'s earnings slipped in the latest quarter as the long-slumping technology company struggled to boosts its sales while preparing to split up its operations.
- McDonald's CEO 'proud' of pay hike; protesters want more Updated: May-21-15 5:04 pm
NEW YORK - McDonald's CEO Steve Easterbrook said Thursday he was "incredibly proud" of a decision to bump pay for some workers, even after protesters called on the company to do more outside its annual shareholder meeting.
- Lumber Liquidators CEO quits, catching company off guard Updated: May-21-15 4:32 pm
NEW YORK - Lumber Liquidators CEO Robert Lynch has abruptly quit the company that is embroiled in an investigation over products imported from China.
- Fund set up for Joplin tornado victim closes, board disbands Updated: May-21-15 3:04 pm
JOPLIN, Missouri - A fund established after the 2011 Joplin tornado has been closed and its board disbanded after distributing nearly $1 million to assist residents and nonprofits in recovery efforts.
- Fiat Chrysler CEO: Company will adapt to strict safety rules Updated: May-19-15 11:28 pm
DETROIT - The U.S. government's highway safety agency has become more aggressive in enforcing auto safety rules and Fiat Chrysler and the industry will have to adjust, the company's CEO said Tuesday.
- Hogan appoints 3 to Maryland open meetings board Updated: May-19-15 5:21 pm
ANNAPOLIS, Maryland - Gov. Larry Hogan has appointed three members to the State Open Meetings Law Compliance Board.
- Healthways CEO Leedle steps down, CFO named interim leader Updated: May-18-15 9:22 am
FRANKLIN, Tennessee - Long-time Healthways CEO Ben Leedle has left the wellness program provider, which named Chief Financial Officer Alfred Lumsdaine as an interim replacement.
- Stem cell manufacturer breaks ground in northern Vermont Updated: May-15-15 12:52 pm
NEWPORT CITY, Vermont - Construction has begun on a $100 million stem cell research and manufacturing facility.
- OGE Energy Corp. CEO Delaney announces plan to retire Updated: May-14-15 4:41 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - The chairman and CEO of OGE Energy Corp. has announced plans to retire.
- Feds say Utah company fired president for military service Updated: May-13-15 9:16 pm
SALT LAKE CITY - Federal prosecutors say a Park City-based company broke the law when it fired an employee who took leave for military service.
- Outgoing CEO of BMW warns that China is 'losing momentum' Updated: May-13-15 12:55 pm
FRANKFURT, Germany - BMW CEO Norbert Reithofer has turned over the post to successor Harald Krueger, leaving with a warning that the Chinese market that has boosted the company's profits may be slowing down.
- News guide: Big money, big questions for Clinton Foundation Updated: May-13-15 4:16 am
WASHINGTON - Millions of dollars in foreign money sloshing around a presidential candidate, even in the name of helping the world's poor, is bound to spill over into controversy.
- Sandia National Laboratories president announces retirement Updated: May-12-15 2:21 pm
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico - The head of Sandia National Laboratories plans to step down after five years at the helm of the Albuquerque, New Mexico-based research center.
- Former ESPN chief Steve Bornstein joins PBA board Updated: May-11-15 9:11 pm
CHICAGO - Former ESPN and NFL Network head Steve Bornstein has joined the Professional Bowlers Association Board of Directors.
- Tempur Sealy CEO steps down Updated: May-11-15 4:25 pm
Tempur Sealy International Inc.'s CEO is stepping down following a battle with an activist investor that has been pushing for his resignation.
- Comcast hiring former top JPMorgan exec as new CFO Updated: May-11-15 3:16 pm
NEW YORK - Comcast has picked its new CFO: a former JPMorgan Chase executive who was once considered a possible CEO candidate at the New York bank.
- Caterpillar CEO's pay rises to $17.1 million in 2014 Updated: May-08-15 5:11 pm
PEORIA, Illinois - Sales at Caterpillar Inc. dropped slightly in 2014 but CEO Doug Oberhelman's pay increased 14 percent, to $17.1 million.
- Board picks La Vista for sports complex project Updated: May-08-15 4:59 pm
LA VISTA, Nebraska - A sports complex featuring an Olympic-size swimming pool will be built in the Omaha suburb of La Vista rather than across the Missouri River in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
- Alibaba 4Q revenue jumps as it sees more shoppers Updated: May-07-15 3:32 pm
NEW YORK - Chinese e-commerce powerhouse Alibaba Group's revenue jumped 45 percent on strong mobile growth and more active buyers in the fiscal fourth quarter.
- Duke CEO: Company faced challenging year in 2014 Updated: May-07-15 2:30 pm
CHARLOTTE, North Carolina - Duke Energy's chief executive officer says she's taken steps over the last year to address pollution problems at the company's coal ash pits.
- Dan Haley to take over as head of oil, gas industry group Updated: May-07-15 8:34 am
DENVER - A former editorial page editor of The Denver Post will take over as head of Colorado's most visible oil and gas industry group.
- Church & Dwight CEO retiring Updated: May-07-15 8:22 am
NEW YORK - Church & Dwight Co., which makes Arm & Hammer consumer products, said CEO James R. Craigie will retire from the company at the end of the year and will be replaced by Matthew T. Farrell.
- Bentley names board members to oversee 2-year college system Updated: May-06-15 8:05 pm
MONTGOMERY, Alabama - Alabama Gov. Robert Bentley on Wednesday appointed members to a new board to oversee the two-year college system.