| 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,...
| 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 4, 2013
| 2:56 PM
HOUSTON — Vowing that “we will never surrender,” the leader of the National Rifle Assn. claimed victory over recently defeated gun control legislation and denounced “political and media” elites for vilifying gun owners and...
| 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...
| 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...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 2:27 PM
The president and CEO of the Calista Native Corp., Andrew Guy, has been on administrative leave since mid-July. But it appears his fortunes could change this week, after new members were elected to the corporation’s board of directors at Calista&...
| Nov 7, 2012
| 11:37 PM
The CEO and President of the Calista Native Corporation was at his desk working on Wednesday afternoon, after more than three months of administrative leave.
The reasons why the Calista board of directors sidelined Andrew Guy remain a mystery. In...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 4:29 PM
I've received a lot of tips lately from alert Lehigh Valley residents about new scams and tricks targeting residents and businesses. I'll be sharing some in a future column, but this one can't wait. This warning comes via the Pennsylvania......
| Feb 6, 2013
| 12:12 PM
Some parents, sponsors and leaders involved in Boy Scout troops across California expressed disappointment Wednesday at the news that the Boy Scouts of America had put off its decision on whether to lift a long-standing ban of gay members....
| Feb 6, 2013
| 2:23 PM
The Boy Scouts' long-standing ban on gays in Scouting puts the group "far behind many, many youth-serving organizations," said Jim Key, a spokesman for the L.A. Gay & Lesbian Center....
| Mar 4, 2013
| 4:32 PM
If you watched Super Bowl XLVII last month ??? as more than 108 million people did ??? you likely caught Cars.com's ad in which a couple seeking a bit of drama in their car-buying experience inadvertently find themselves in possession......