| Jul 23, 2013
| 3:32 PM
Legg Mason Inc. announced the appointment of Dennis M. Kass, an independent director and former CEO, as its new chairman during the annual shareholders meeting Tuesday.
Kass, 62, joined the board of the Baltimore-based money manager in April and replaces...
| Jul 29, 2013
| 4:30 PM
With "The Hunger Games" and "Twilight" fueling Lionsgate's profits and stock price, the studio has rewarded its top execs with sharply increased pay.
Lionsgate paid $28.2 million to vice chairman Michael Burns and another $12.6 million to CEO Jon...
| May 17, 2013
| 10:40 AM
A few Aetna Inc. shareholders took the health insurer to task Friday morning during an annual meeting in Tampa, Fla., over the way it structures its board leadership, how it discloses political spending and the manner in which it ran the annual meeting....
| Aug 13, 2013
| 6:59 AM
So your company just screwed something up, and there's pressure building on you, as CEO, to get in front of the cameras or go on YouTube and make a public apology.
Good move, right?
Maybe not, according to researchers with the University of...
| Aug 6, 2013
Activist investor details changes it seeks for Office Depot
Activist investor Starboard Value filed a 100-plus page white paper with regulators Monday detailing what it thinks is wrong with Office Depot and proposed plans for "renewal and...
| Aug 17, 2013
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers faces a growing shareholder revolt as demonstrated by an institutional investor's open letter last week calling for the Hampstead-based retailer to return its growing cash reserve to owners of its stock.
BeaconLight Capital LLC,...
| Aug 21, 2013
| 6:54 AM
Fall Bootcamp starts Sept. 3
Fall Bootcamp will start Tuesday, Sept. 3 and will meet on Tuesday and Friday mornings from 5:45 to 6:45 a.m. in downtown Stanford. This class is for all fitness levels and held outdoors. Whether you are a beginner or...
| Aug 28, 2013
| 8:00 AM
Fort Logan Pioneers Square Dance Club to start lessons
The Fort Logan Pioneers Square Dance Club will be starting lessons on Tuesday, Sept 10. If you are interested in taking square dance lessons or line dancing, please call Fran Coulter (606) 365-...
| Jul 8, 2013
| 4:24 PM
William Lynch, the chief executive of Barnes & Noble, resigned Monday. The news was announced late in the day Eastern time, effective immediately. Lynch had been CEO since 2010.
Should we blame the Nook? Barnes & Noble's efforts to battle the Amazon...
| Sep 12, 2013
| 2:55 PM
University of Illinois President Robert Easter will receive a $90,000 bonus payment for his performance during the past year, bringing his total compensation this year to $552,375.
University of Illinois President Robert Easter will receive a $90,000...
| May 22, 2013
Back when Jamie Dimon still lived in Chicago, before he had ascended to the top of New York-based JPMorgan Chase, his Gold Coast home earned a reputation each Halloween as a must-visit destination, drawing trick-or-treaters from well beyond the...