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Women in Business Q&A: Louisa Benton, Executive Director, of the Hope for Depression Research Foundation

Louisa brings the skills of over 20 years in non-profit leadership, education, journalism and public relations to HDRF. She has led the development efforts of several major non-profits including American Ballet Theatre, Theatre for a New Audience, and the American Associates of the Royal Academy Trust. Show More Summary

Discerning actual threats to officers from social media rants

The shooting deaths of two NYPD cops has made police around the country more aware of the power of social media. Shawn Henry, former executive assistant director of the FBI, joins "CBS This Morning Saturday" from Washington to discuss how social media is used in investigations.

131 workers at Port Authority use overtime to double pay

The Port Authority is awash in overtime pay: 131 employees doubled annual salary; 13 made more than executive director Pat Foy.

What Happens At Ayn Rand Conferences Stays At Ayn Rand Conferences

John Paul Rollert, who braved a recent Objectivist conference held in Las Vegas, understands both the philosophy and the city to be escapes from reality. As an example, he cites the response of Yaron Brooks, the executive director of the Ayn Rand Institute, to an attendee’s question about the homelessness and poverty he saw all […]

Why 2015 Will Be the Year of the Powerhouse Woman

By Elizabeth Cronise McLaughlin, CEO & Executive Director, 40 Percent and Rising In 2014, issues affecting the lives of working women were a hot topic everywhere. Equal pay, "leaning in," the rise of the primary breadwinner woman, and...Show More Summary

Why 2015 Will Be the Year of the Powerhouse Woman

By Elizabeth Cronise McLaughlin, CEO & Executive Director, 40 Percent and Rising In 2014, issues affecting the lives of working women were a hot topic everywhere. Equal pay, "leaning in," the rise of the primary breadwinner woman, and...Show More Summary

Red Bulls appoint Ali Curtis new sporting director

Major League Soccer executive Ali Curtis has been named sporting director of the New York Red Bulls.

Arizona Makes Changes After 'Not Botched' Execution

Arizona's execution of Joseph Wood was "not botched," a state-commissioned review has concluded, even though it took almost two hours for him to die. The director of Arizona's Department of Corrections says the lethal injection was "done appropriately and with the utmost professionalism," the Arizona Republic reports, although none of...

Elisa Jackson Named Executive Director of Poynter Foundation; Chris Martin Leaving to Pursue Opportunities in Academia

Chris Martin, vice president of external relations and president of the Poynter Foundation, is leaving her position. Elisa Jackson has been promoted to executive director of the foundation, which is the Poynter Institute’s fundraising...Show More Summary

Dan Ruffino to Join Simon & Schuster Australia

5 days agoMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Dan Ruffino has been hired as the managing director of Simon & Schuster Australia. Ruffino will report to Ian Chapman, the chief executive of Simon & Schuster UK and International. Ruffino has devoted more than 25 years to a career in publishing. Show More Summary

Kidnapped directors and American defectors: North Korea's six decades of cinema

North Korea hates The Interview, and the regime reportedly recently executed 10 party officials for watching South Korean soap operas, so what do they watch in their down time? Which movies was Kim Jong-un potentially enjoying when he...Show More Summary

Football: CIF State Bowl games to be held at Sacramento State

California Interscholastic Federation Executive Director announced Friday that Sacramento State will serve as the main host for the CIF state football championship bowl games from 2015 through 2017. The games have been played at StubHub Center in Carson since the bowls started in 2006.

Julie Drizin will be executive director of Current

American University | Current The American University School of Communication announced Friday that Julie Drizin will be the first executive director of Current, the news organization devoted to covering non-profit media in America. Drizin...Show More Summary

Ex-Jefferies Exec Convicted Of Fraud Has Bone To Pick With The Guy Who Turned Him In

And here’s what he’s doing about it! A former Jefferies & Co. managing director convicted of fraud for lying to customers about the price of mortgage-backed securities sued the AllianceBernstein Holding LP (AB) executive who reported him. Show More Summary

Port of Houston Expecting Record Year

The Port of Houston Authority is expecting 2014 to close as a banner year for the port, with 34 million tons of cargo handled through November, Executive Director

Tasneem Raja named senior digital editor at NPR

Tasneem Raja, interactive editor at Mother Jones, has been named digital editor of NPR’s identity and culture unit, according to a staff memo from NPR unit executive producer Carline Watson and Lynette Clemetson, director of editorial...Show More Summary

NPR Hires Tasneem Raja As Senior Digital Editor of ‘Code Switch’

Tasneem Raja will be joining NPR as senior digital editor of Code Switch, announced Lynette Clemetson, director of editorial initiatives, and Carline Watson, executive producer of Culture and Identity Unit, in a staff memo this morning. Tasneem currently works at Mother Jones as senior editor, focusing on data-driven journalism. Show More Summary

Bryan Singer Accuser Indicted on Investment Fraud Charges

last weekLGBT / Gay : Towleroad

Michael Egan, who earlier this year accused X-Men director Bryan Singer and other high profile entertainment executives of drugging and raping him when he was a teenager as part of a "Hollywood sex ring" targeting underage boys, has been indicted...

'Ghostbusters 3' News: Director Peter Feig's Proposed Plot Leaked, Peter Dinklage to Play Villain?

More information about the upcoming "Ghostbusters 3" continues to pour in as a result of the cyber-attacks that hackers launched at Sony Pictures. During the past few days, leaked emails between Sony executives revealed the names ofShow More Summary

Bryan Singer's Sexual Abuse Accuser Is Back In Court — But This Time, He's The One Being Charged!

Eep. Well, this just puts a damper on things, doesn't it? Remember when a man by the name of Michael Egan accused X-Men director Bryan Singer and a number of high powered executives of sexual abuse when he was a minor earlier this year? Well, the 32-year-old is back in the limelight and it's not for a [...]

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