- Russia state news agency gets controversial chief Updated: Dec-09-13 11:10 am
- Ex-executive indicted in Texas cancer fund scandal Updated: Dec-06-13 4:10 pm
- Bunge names Lupo to replace Weisser as chairman Updated: Dec-06-13 10:10 am
- Microsoft slumps after Mulally repeats 'no change' Updated: Dec-05-13 2:50 pm
- Twitter names Marjorie Scardino to board Updated: Dec-05-13 12:25 pm
- Time Warner Cable names Dinni Jain as COO Updated: Dec-05-13 8:46 am
- RISD President Maeda leaving for Silicon Valley Updated: Dec-04-13 5:59 pm
- Ohio-based Fifth Third to pay $6.5M in SEC case Updated: Dec-04-13 5:18 pm
- Barrick founder to retire, miner overhauls board Updated: Dec-04-13 4:58 pm
- CEOs more optimistic about economy and hiring Updated: Dec-04-13 12:32 pm
- Feud at Atchison company ends; CEO ousted Updated: Dec-04-13 11:53 am
- Stillwater Mining Co. names McMullen as CEO Updated: Dec-03-13 8:05 pm
- United Way removes group that served W.Va., Va. Updated: Dec-03-13 1:14 pm
- Polycom picks NCR executive Leav as new CEO Updated: Dec-03-13 10:38 am
- TD Ameritrade CEO's salary, incentives growing Updated: Dec-02-13 5:16 pm
- Comcast-Spectacor president Luukko resigns Updated: Dec-02-13 5:13 pm
- BlackBerry head says company is 'very much alive' Updated: Dec-02-13 1:50 pm
- Lloyds names Norman Blackwell as new chairman Updated: Dec-02-13 7:26 am
- Brad Roth tapped to lead NUtech Ventures Updated: Dec-02-13 5:09 am
- GM says head of China unit will retire Jan. 1 Updated: Nov-29-13 3:07 pm
- Mine company president downplays investigation Updated: Nov-29-13 1:44 pm
- Credit union: Ousted CEO used funds improperly Updated: Nov-28-13 11:32 am
- Randy Phillips out as chief executive of AEG Live Updated: Nov-25-13 9:07 pm
- J.C. Penney CEO invests $1M in company stock Updated: Nov-25-13 7:16 pm
- Wal-Mart CEO steps down; McMillon is successor Updated: Nov-25-13 3:01 pm
MOSCOW - President Vladimir Putin on Monday appointed a controversial news anchor to head a restructured state news agency, a move signaling the Kremlin's intention to tighten control over the media and use it increasingly for propaganda of ultraconservative views.
AUSTIN, Texas - A former top executive of Texas' $3 billion cancer-fighting effort was indicted over an improperly awarded $11 million taxpayer-funded grant that plunged the state agency into turmoil, prosecutors said Friday.
WHITE PLAINS, New York - Bunge Ltd. has named lead independent director L. Patrick Lupo to succeed Alberto Weisser as non-executive chairman, effective Jan. 1.
LOS ANGELES - Microsoft shares fell 3 percent Thursday after Ford CEO Alan Mulally said that there is "no change in my plan" to stay with the automaker through the end of next year, dampening some investors' hopes he would take the top job at the software giant soon.
NEW YORK - Twitter has named Marjorie Scardino as a director, adding a woman to the all-white male board for which it's been sharply criticized.
NEW YORK - Time Warner Cable on Thursday named Dinni Jain as its chief operating officer.
PROVIDENCE, Rhode Island - Rhode Island School of Design President John Maeda announced Wednesday that he will leave the prestigious art and design school at the end of the year to take a job with a venture capital Firm in California.
CINCINNATI - A federal agency said Wednesday that Fifth Third Bancorp will pay $6.5 million to settle charges of improper accounting of commercial real estate loans during the financial crisis.
TORONTO - Barrick chairman Peter Munk is retiring from the company he built into the world's largest gold producer.
WASHINGTON - A survey of chief executives at the largest U.S. companies shows a growing number are slightly more optimistic about the economy's prospects for the next six months and expect to boost hiring.
ATCHISON, Kansas - A battle for control of MGP Ingredients in Atchison apparently has ended, with an agreement to oust the CEO and drop all lawsuits filed by feuding board members, the company announced.
BILLINGS, Montana - Stillwater Mining Co. officials say board member Michael "Mick" McMullen has been appointed the company's new chief executive officer.
BLUEFIELD, West Virginia - United Way Worldwide's Board of Directors has removed an organization that served parts of West Virginia and Virginia from its membership and has asked other United Way organizations to take responsibility for the affected areas.
SAN JOSE, California - Videoconferencing equipment maker Polycom said Tuesday that former NCR Corp. executive Peter Leav has become its president and CEO.
OMAHA, Nebraska - TD Ameritrade's CEO is getting a raise four months after he signed a new contract.
PHILADELPHIA - Comcast-Spectacor said Monday that its president and chief operating officer, Peter Luukko, had resigned from the company after deciding to pursue other entrepreneurial activities.
TORONTO - BlackBerry's interim chief executive said Monday reports of the death of the company "are greatly exaggerated."
LONDON - Lloyds Banking Group PLC has named Norman Blackwell to the role of chairman, succeeding Winfried Bischoff when he retires next year.
LINCOLN, Nebraska - Brad Roth has been named president of NUtech Ventures.
NEW YORK - General Motor Corp. says Bob Socia, the president of GM China, will retire on Jan. 1.
MADISON, Wisconsin - The president of the company looking to open an iron ore mine in northern Wisconsin said Friday he doesn't know if an investigation into whether a mine he previously managed contaminated a Spanish aquifer with arsenic will affect the project here.
WESTBROOK, Maine - The fired long-time head of a Maine credit union is embroiled in a legal fight with his former employer over its allegation he used credit union money for personal expenses.
LOS ANGELES - Randy Phillips, who was sued in connection with Michael Jackson's death, is out after a decade as chief executive officer of AEG Live under a restructuring by its parent AEG, the sports and entertainment giant announced Monday.
PLANO, Texas - J.C. Penney Mike Ullman seems confident the slumping retailer will bounce back during the holiday shopping season.
BENTONVILLE, Arkansas - Wal-Mart Stores Inc. is ushering in a changing of the guard as the world's largest retailer confronts slower growth and challenges to its reputation.