In a unanimous vote during its regular monthly meeting, the board hired James Derwinski, currently Metra's chief mechanical officer, to replace current Executive Director Don Orseno, who is retiring at the end of the year.
Mick and Chief Tango send us links to the news about the firing of three folks commanding the USS FITZGERALD after the ship collided with a Filipino ship, ACX Crystal, last month. According to Fox News, commanding officer, Commander Bryce Benson; the executive officer, Commander Sean Babbitt; and Master Chief Petty Officer Brice Baldwin were […]
Aug 18 (Reuters) - Authorities in Maryland on Friday removed a statue of a 19th century Chief Justice who wrote the pro-slavery Dred Scott decision in the latest example of action over memorials that have sparked protests across the United States. Read more... Permalink | Email this | Linking Blogs | Comments
James Hohmann: “Reports of Stephen Bannon’s death might be greatly exaggerated. President Trump’s wholehearted embrace of Confederate monuments as a new wedge issue underscores how much juice the White House’s chief strategist still has. Bannon has been in the doghouse, [...]
One month ago, BofA's chief investment strategist Michael Hartnett predicted that the "most dangerous moment for markets will come in 3 or 4 months." So now that we are between 25% and 33% closer to said "moment", what does HartnettShow More Summary
James Murdoch, chief executive of 21st Century Fox, has pledged to donate $1 million to the Anti-Defamation League, according to an email he sent to friends. He told them, “What we watched this last week in Charlottesville and the reaction to it by the President of the United States concern all of us as Americans and […]
A Vermont State's Attorney is inquiring for more information about the investigation of a former police chief who retired after a complaint was filed against him. Caledonia County State's Attorney … Click to Continue »
America's Businessman in Chief has discovered he's a little too toxic for other business leaders.
The New York Times reports: James Murdoch, the chief executive of 21st Century Fox and the son of a frequent ally of President Trump’s, condemned the president’s performance after the violence in Charlottesville, Va., and pledged to donate $1 million to the Anti-Defamation League. Show More Summary
The Minneapolis City Council is voting on naming a new police chief in the wake of last month's fatal shooting of an unarmed Australian woman by an officer responding to … Click to Continue »
Authorities in Maryland on Friday removed a statue of a 19th century Chief Justice who wrote the pro-slavery Dred Scott decision in the latest example of action over memorials that have sparked protests across the United States. Crews in state capital Annapolis hitched straps overnight to the...
Facing criticism over his department’s handling of a drug overdose involving the then-dean of USC’s medical school, Pasadena’s police chief this week issued a directive reminding officers they must promptly file reports on overdose investigations. Chief Phillip L. Sanchez made the move while acknowledging...
Uber’s former chief executive said Benchmark Capital is engaged in a personal attack that threatens to further damage the company and called for the legal dispute to be settled in arbitration.
Vishal Sikka has resigned as chief executive of Infosys, citing a resistance to change at the company that deteriorated into ugly accusations of impropriety.
Excitement is building across the country for Monday's rare total solar eclipse. Chief weathercaster Lonnie Quinn of New York station WCBS joins "CBS This Morning" with a unique look at how the eclipse will unfold.
Defense Secretary James Mattis pushed back Thursday on White House chief strategist Steve Bannons assessment about dealing with North Koreas nuclear threat, saying during a press conference that there will be strong military consequence if Pyongyang takes up military against the U.S. or its allies.
Sri Lanka's President Maithripala Sirisena on Friday appointed an officer from the island's Tamil minority to head the navy for the first time since a separatist war erupted 45 years ago. Rear Admiral Travis Sinniah is the first Tamil to head a wing of the military since 1970, even though Tamils make up around 15 percent of Sri Lanka's population. Show More Summary
Shortly after hiring Anthony Scaramucci as director of communication, President Trump accepted the resignations of Sean Spicer and Reince Priebus; he then brought in John F. Kelly as chief of staff to straighten out the White House. Kelly began his job by promptly firing Scaramucci. Trump then tweeted, “no WH chaos.” Yet his actions speak […]
(Reuters) — The ousted chief executive of Uber called a lawsuit filed against him by one of the company’s top investors a “public and personal attack” without merit, according to court documents filed late on Thursday. Venture capital firm Benchmark Capital, which says it owns 13 percent of Uber and controls 20 percent of the […]
The new 'exciting' Pro14 tournament could expand again in the future, says Welsh regional rugby chief executive Mark Davies.