| Apr 15, 2013
| 6:44 PM
The AFL-CIO launched its annual database of CEO pay Monday, showing the average 2012 pay of CEOs at companies on the Standard & Poor's 500 index was $12.3-million, or 354 times more than the average American worker earned.
The average of those S&P 500...
| Apr 8, 2012
| 5:30 PM
From less than $1 million to $25 million or more, the amount of money it takes to get your name on a building at one of Connecticut's institutions varies greatly.
Linda McMahon, the former wrestling executive now running for U.S. Senate, gave Sacred...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 4:48 AM
Boeing Co started a year later than its European rival Airbus in a race to overhaul the $2 trillion narrowbody aircraft market, and is fighting hard to restore balance to their tense duopoly.
With Boeing's announcement this week that it has a launch...
| Oct 30, 2012
| 6:54 AM
Dorothy Ada Jensen, 92, of Walloon Lake, passed away peacefully at Bortz Health Care in Petoskey on Sunday, Oct. 28, 2012.
A memorial service will take place at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 31, at Stackus Funeral Home in Boyne City with a gathering of...
| Sep 4, 2012
| 7:53 AM
Roger C. and Anette J. Cyr of Petoskey celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on Saturday, Sept. 1.
They were married in East Jordan at the First Methodist Church, and have lived in Petoskey since. In 1964, they moved to their current home on...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 10:00 PM
Exactly 25 years ago, the last time a sitting Connecticut governor visited China, Anne Evans was on the trip trying to sell recycled tires through her new Hebron firm, EER Ltd.
The trip with Gov. William A. O'Neill, and about 60 other people, launched...
| Jun 30, 2012
| 4:33 PM
Davidsville native Lee Wible Jr., 67, spent more than four decades in the country’s space program often training astronauts or in mission control during Apollo missions to the moon.
When astronauts stepped safely outside their spacecraft to conduct...
| Jul 3, 2012
| 9:48 AM
Bill Kehoe runs the 200-meter dash for the East Windsor High School track team. What was his fastest time?
"I would rather not say."
He also competes in the pole vault. What was his top height?
"I would rather not say."
Little surprise that Kehoe, the...
| Sep 12, 2012
| 3:36 PM
Did anyone think the governor would land in China, shake some hands, talk up Connecticut's nice products, exchange gifts and come home?
Not Gov. Dannel P. Malloy. Midway through leading a small delegation of economic development officials to the world'...
| Sep 24, 2012
| 1:54 PM
There's been speculation for years that a health insurer would join the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and UnitedHealth Group has beaten Aetna to the punch.
UnitedHealth started trading this morning in place of Kraft Foods, which will spin off its U.S....
| Feb 20, 2012
| 8:06 AM
The website Matador Life has a very intriguing new article that questions whether it’s still a good idea for high schoolers to seek out a college degree. They bring up some good points. For example:
1) In this technological world, you can learn a...