| Feb 5, 2015
| 1:47 PM
Robert Fuchs, a tax partner at a large accounting firm, was the mayor of Cary for seven years in the 1960s and 1970s, a time when the small northwest suburb was focused on growth.
"Bob was an outstanding mayor," said F. David Rolwing, who sat on the...
| Dec 4, 2014
Cyber investigators looking for the culprits of a devastating hack into Sony Pictures Entertainment have found some links to North Korea — hacking tools similar to those used by that country in previous attacks on South Korea.
A person familiar...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 8:57 AM
Sony executives are struggling to contain damage in the aftermath of a hacking that leaked several finished films, personal information about thousands of employees and other confidential documents.
On Wednesday, hackers distributed digital files that...
| Dec 5, 2014
| 6:58 PM
Car insurance industry, meet potential disrupters Google and Apple.
Currently, nearly all mainstream insurers that offer driver-monitoring programs use relatively expensive devices that plug into a portal under the dashboard.
| Nov 11, 2014
| 3:12 PM
Ryan Wojcik is in high spirits heading into the holidays.
He is in a new city, has several promising job prospects on the horizon, and is in a better financial position than he was a few years ago, when he graduated from Purdue University with a...
| Dec 8, 2014
| 1:23 PM
John E. Kuhn, a certified public accountant whose career spanned more than four decades, died Wednesday at Stella Maris Hospice of complications from dementia. He was 78.
The son of Dr. John James Kuhn, a physician, and Frances Earley Kuhn, a homemaker,...
| Dec 10, 2014
| 7:51 AM
This is what stagnation looks like.
As of 2013, nearly 85 percent of the executive officers at the 50 largest publicly traded companies in Chicago were men. And 82 percent of the directors of those companies were men.
Continuing a four-year trend,...
| Nov 17, 2014
Rick Weddle is president and CEO of the Metro Orlando Economic Development Commission, a role he has held since March 2011. The commission represents a four-county region of Orange, Seminole, Lake and Osceola counties, and the City of Orlando.
| Nov 19, 2014
| 10:34 AM
This past July I had the honor of being named to the North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year jury.
NACTOY, as it is known, has been the most respected and coveted automotive award for years, but I never knew the mechanics of how it really...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 5:24 AM
In a surprising move, United Technologies Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Louis R. Chênevert has informed the company’s board of directors of his immediate retirement, the company announced Monday.
The board tapped Gregory J. Hayes, the...
| Nov 24, 2014
| 6:41 PM
— Wall Street's big business — helping companies buy other companies — is hotter than it's been in years.
When pharmaceuticals giant Actavis said it was buying Allergan Inc. in Irvine and Halliburton said it would take over rival oil-...