| May 9, 2014
| 1:53 PM
Dick Parsons, the former Time Warner chairman, has been tapped to be the new chief executive of the Los Angeles Clippers.
Parsons will try to bring stability and leadership to an organization reeling from the lifetime ban of its owner, Donald Sterling,...
| May 9, 2014
| 2:39 PM
The NBA announced Friday that Richard Parsons has been appointed interim CEO of the Clippers. Parsons, formerly a chairman with Citigroup and Time Warner, will represent the Clippers as the franchise goes through the process of finding a new owner, on the...
| May 9, 2014
| 7:06 PM
Before the Clippers played against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 3 of their playoff series Friday night, Coach Doc Rivers praised the NBA's decision to appoint Richard Parsons as the club's interim CEO.
"This morning we talked, and it was really...
| May 10, 2014
| 8:56 AM
The selection of former Time Warner executive Dick Parsons to run the Clippers has been met with praise.
NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said the appointment of Parsons, former chairman of Time Warner and Citigroup, would bring "extraordinary leadership"...
| May 11, 2014
| 7:44 PM
With Richard Parsons taking over as chief executive of the Clippers, Coach Doc Rivers said he expects the two of them to have a good work and personal relationship.
Parsons flew to Los Angeles on Sunday and will have a news conference Monday at...
| May 7, 2014
| 5:53 PM
In 2008, when Treasury Secretary Henry M. Paulson needed someone to run the controversial bailout of the nation's banks, he turned to a trusted and unflappable aide who had followed him from Goldman Sachs to Washington — Neel Kashkari.
| May 12, 2014
| 4:03 PM
Only a handful of days into his new job, Dick Parsons was confident of at least one thing. The Clippers would eventually get new owners.
"My personal belief is that the league will prevail, which means that there will be an ownership change," Parsons...
| May 13, 2014
| 2:36 PM
Los Angeles Mayor Eric Garcetti rose to the defense of Magic Johnson again Tuesday, criticizing Clippers owner Donald Sterling for remarks he made about the former Lakers basketball great in a television interview.
After Sterling said Johnson doesn't...
| Jun 11, 2014
| 10:21 AM
Two banks were robbed within minutes in the Loop this morning, apparently by the same man, police said.
The first robbery occurred around 8:40 a.m. when a man walked into a Chase Bank branch at 10 S. Dearborn St., indicated he had a weapon and asked...
| May 26, 2014
| 10:00 PM
***1/2 (out of four)
Enough of Rihanna and Katy Perry and Lady Gaga. The world is (at least, should be) ready for a new pop star.
Based on “Forever For Now,” that star should be LP, whose major-label debut is nothing less than 12 consecutive...
| May 27, 2014
| 12:16 PM
Bank of America Corp. told stockholders that it has corrected errors in an annual stress test overseen by the Federal Reserve, saying the changes had almost no effect on its financial strength rating.
The news on Tuesday sent Bank of America shares...