| 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....
| May 17, 2013
| 5:51 PM
NEW YORK — A major shareholder vote next week has Wall Street abuzz over the power and future of Jamie Dimon, leader of the country's biggest bank.
As chairman and chief executive of JPMorgan Chase & Co., Dimon burnished his reputation by steering...
| May 20, 2013
| 9:50 AM
The Harford Land Trust honored former board member Mildred Krieder with its Conservation Award at its annual meeting held March 16 at the Bel Air Armory.
The award cites Kreider's personal support of the land trust's founding, years of serving on the...
| May 23, 2013
| 3:34 PM
GRAPEVINE, Texas — In a highly anticipated vote Thursday, the Boy Scouts of America lifted its ban on gay youth starting next year, the latest sign of a shift in American attitudes toward gays and lesbians.
The resolution was adopted with more...
| May 23, 2013
| 5:47 PM
In an emotionally charged vote Thursday, the Boy Scouts of America lifted its ban on gay youth starting in January, the latest sign of a shift in American attitudes toward gays and lesbians.
After months of debate in local districts, more than 61...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Rupert Murdoch's media company's annual meeting has become a fall classic.
Each year, pension funds, activist investors and proxy advisory firms demand that Murdoch -- who serves as both chairman of the board and chief executive -- loosen his grip on...
| May 30, 2013
| 3:40 PM
Three board directors of the Virginia Port Authority's nonprofit operating company stepped down in protest ahead of a corporate restructuring plan that would strip them of their authority.
The resignations, which happened at a Virginia International...
| Jun 7, 2013
By the start of the opening ceremonies at 6 p.m. last Friday, May 31, 43 teams had signed up for this year's Relay for Life event at Elkton High School. The weather cooperated, for a change, and there were no storms or resulting evacuations. After...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 3:12 PM
The Workforce Investment Board of the Susquehanna Workforce Network held its 30th anniversary meeting June 28 at Bulle Rock Golf Club in Havre de Grace.
The meeting highlighted the employment programs and initiatives operated by the Susquehanna Workforce...
| 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...
| 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...