Lloyd Blankfein

Correction: American Express-CEO Interview story

In a story Jan. 29 about American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault , The Associated Press erroneously identified the Fortune 500 drug company that is led by a black CEO. Merck & Co., not Pfizer, has a black CEO.

A corrected version of the story is below:

Chenault dealt with crises, competition as head of AmEx

American Express CEO Kenneth Chenault talks among his upcoming retirement and his 17 years leading the credit card giant.

By KEN SWEET

AP Business Writer

Kenneth Chenault, wearing no sport coat and no tie, with a large cup of tea in front of him, fits an image of a man ready for retirement.

Chenault is days away from...

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