WASHINGTON (AP) — White House chief of staff Denis McDonough and other senior advisers knew in late April that an impending report was likely to say the IRS had inappropriately targeted conservative groups, President Barack Obama's spokesman disclosed Monday, expanding the circle of top officials who knew of the audit beyond those named earlier.
Yahoo! is buying blogging network Tumblr for about $1.1 billion (R10.4bn) as chief executive Marissa Mayer seeks to lure users and advertisers with her priciest acquisition to date. ||| Douglas MacMillan San Francisco YAHOO is buying...Show More Summary
Beirut, Lebanon – Syrian rebel leader Gen. Salim Idriss warned the Lebanese government on Monday to stop the Hezbollah fighters from entering Syria or risk bringing the Syrian war to Lebanon. In a phone interview from Jordan, where he is holding talks ahead of Thursday’s “Friends of Syria” meeting, the head of the opposition Supreme [...]
TAMPA, Florida (Reuters) - As final ballots come in on a proposal to strip JPMorgan Chase & Co Chairman and Chief Executive Jamie Dimon of his chairman title, some worry about what will happen if shareholders win what will likely be a close vote.
Alarm over administration seizure of personal emails of Fox News chief Washington correspondent James Rosen, described as “co-conspirator” for reporting classified material [WaPo, Yahoo, ABC News, Josh Gerstein/Politico, Julian Sanchez,...Show More Summary
MUMBAI (Reuters) - Outsourcing company iGate Corp said it had sacked its Chief Executive Phaneesh Murthy for not disclosing a relationship with a subordinate after investigating one of India's best-known IT executives for sexual harassment.
Zoom Technologies, Inc. (ZOOM) Q1 2013 Earnings Call May 20, 2013 06:00 pm ET Executives Patrick Wong – Vice President-Corporate Finance Anthony K. Chan – Chief Financial Officer & Director Presentation Operator Ladies and gentlemen, thank you for standing by and welcome to the Q1 2013 Conference Call. Show More Summary
The President of Production at Marvel Studios, Kevin Feige, has been discussing the future films at the company. Marvel’s third cinematic phase is set to begin with Edgar Wright’s, Ant-Man, in November, 2015, but now he has been talking about Doctor Strange, The Runaways, Inhumans, and the third Hulk film. Feige told Entertainment Weekly about a future [...]Show More Summary
(Reuters) - The board of iGate Corp, an information technology outsourcing services provider, has sacked Chief Executive Officer Phaneesh Murthy following an investigation into a claim of sexual harassment, the company said in a statement.
(Reuters) - Tesla Motors Inc may repay its U.S. Department of Energy loan as early as Wednesday, Chief Executive Elon Musk said in a message on Twitter on Monday.
hhgregg (HGG) Q4 2013 Earnings Call May 20, 2013 5:00 pm ET Executives Andy Giesler - Vice President of Finance Dennis L. May - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director Jeremy J. Aguilar - Chief Financial Officer, Principal Accounting Officer and Corporate Secretary Analysts Daniel T. Show More Summary
(Reuters) - JPMorgan Chase & Co, under pressure from New York officials, gave shareholders information about an upcoming vote that would increase oversight of Chairman and Chief Executive Jamie Dimon. But the ballot details may have come too late for some investors.
There are "confirmed casualties" at an elementary school that was flatted by a tornado Monday, and rescuers were searching for survivors in the rubble as night fell, officials said. Several children and teachers were pulled alive from the ruins of Plaza Towers Elementary School …
(Reuters) - The death toll from a huge tornado that struck Moore, Oklahoma on Monday rose to 51, the state medical examiner's office said. Amy Elliott, chief administrative officer of the Oklahoma medical examiner's office, said 51 were confirmed dead, up from 37 fatalities reported earlier. Show More Summary
Urban Outfitters (URBN) Q1 2014 Earnings Call May 20, 2013 5:00 pm ET Executives Oona McCullough - Director of Investor Relations Francis J. Conforti - Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer and Controller David W. McCreight - Chief Executive Officer of Anthropologie Group Richard A. Show More Summary
The relative calm in recent weeks belies the huge distortions that continue to plague the global economy and markets. Michael Hartnett, Bank of America Merrill Lynch's Chief Investment Strategist, recently published a report loaded with...Show More Summary
Last week, Google held its I/O developer conference that included a wide range of announcements. Making good on his word, Chrome and Android chief Sundar Pichai had hinted before the event that the company wouldn't be focusing on product launches. Show More Summary
TiVo (TIVO) Q1 2014 Earnings Call May 20, 2013 5:00 pm ET Executives Derrick Nueman - Investor Relations Executive Thomas S. Rogers - Chief Executive Officer, President and Director Naveen Chopra - Chief Financial Officer and SeniorShow More Summary
BMW has hit back at Bernie Ecclestone's claim the German carmaker might be looking to return to formula one. Off the back of Honda's decision to make a F1 comeback in 2015, F1 chief executive Ecclestone told City A.M. newspaper he would be "surprised" if BMW didn't follow suit. Show More Summary
AP chief executive officer Gary Pruitt said that sources are less willing to talk to its journalists following the Justice Department subpoena of reporter and editor phone records. If the government interferes with news gathering, Pruitt...Show More Summary