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Panthers' Ron Rivera talks shop with Jimmie Johnson's crew chief

Some NFL coaches meet with other NFL coaches during the offseason, Ron Rivera decided to be a little different: He met with a NASCAR crew chief.

The indecency of Harry Reid

(Scott Johnson) Our friends at National Review caught National Journal’s (liberal) Ron Fournier with a few choice words regarding Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid’s reign of lies regarding the Kochs: “Fournier called on the media to confront Harry Reid over his repeated rants against the Koch brothers on the Senate floor. Show More Summary

"I will put into this race what I can, but I can't self-fund it," said Mary Burke.

"I'm not a Ron Johnson or a Herb Kohl. I don't have that type of wealth."She only has the type of wealth that makes Wisconsin Democrats allow her to waltz into the nomination because they think she can self-fund it and to decline toShow More Summary

Death toll rises to 16 in Washington mudslide

Jennifer Johnson and her parents, Gail and Ron Thompson, attend a candlelight vigil for mudslide victims on March 25, 2014 in Arlington, Washington. (Photo by David Ryder/Getty Images Two more bodies were recovered Tuesday from the enormous mudslide in Washington state, bringing the official death toll to 16. Show More Summary

Lying with cameras: how a small-town newspaper set out to destroy a player's reputation

3 weeks agoOdd : Boing Boing

Photo: Ron Johnson / Journal Star The Peoria Journal Star published this photo, by Ron Johnson, to give the impression that player Jalen Brunson was raising a middle finger to the opposing team's fans.

Sen. Ron Johnson: Obama lacks courage to reward bravery in Ukraine

By M.D. Kittle | Wisconsin Reporter MADISON, Wis. — U.S. Sen. Ron Johnson heard and saw firsthand the stories of courage in Ukraine. The Wisconsin Republican, back from a Senate fact-finding mission in Kiev, learned of sniper attacks on Ukrainians protesting Russia’s hasty campaign to bring Crimea into the former Soviet mother country’s fold. “Police...

Emerald Oil's CEO Discusses Q4 2013 Results - Earnings Call Transcript

Emerald Oil, Inc. (EOX) Q4 2013 Earnings Conference Call March 13, 2014 10:00 a.m. ET Executives Ryan Smith - VP of Capital Markets & Strategy McAndrew Rudisill - President & CEO Analysts Ron Mills - Johnson Rice Steve Berman - Canaccord...Show More Summary

J.C. Penney Turnaround Faces Big Test with Home Goods Relaunch

Ben Torres/Bloomberg via Getty Images By Phil Wahba J.C. Penney (JCP) is about to undo the centerpiece of former Chief Executive Officer Ron Johnson's failed vision to take the retailer upmarket. On Thursday, the department store chain is relaunching its home goods sections. Show More Summary

J.C. Penney turnaround faces big test with home goods relaunch

(Reuters) - J.C. Penney Co Inc is about to undo the centerpiece of former Chief Executive Officer Ron Johnson's failed vision to take the retailer upmarket.

McCain Heads to Ukraine with Seven Other Senators; Let's Hope They All Stay; Ugly is Beautiful

Here's the question of the day: What can senators John McCain (R-Az), Dick Durbin (D-Ill.), John Barrasso (R-Wyo.), John Hoeven (R-N.D.), Ron Johnson (R-Wis.), Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), Jeff Flake (R-Ariz.) and Sheldon Whitehouse (D-R.I.)...Show More Summary

Ron Johnson's Legacy May End Up Saving J.C. Penney

By Corey Sommers: If you're ex-J.C. Penney (JCP) CEO Ron Johnson, you know your legacy is tarnished if you type ["Ron Johnson" and "worst CEO"] (without the brackets) into Google and you get back over 46,000 results. Granted, many of the results are duplicates picked up by other news sources or blogs. Show More Summary

Penn State Football: Why Coaching Changes Could Benefit Upperclassmen

The Nittany Lions lost some of the best position coaches in the country this offseason in defensive line coach Larry Johnson, linebackers coach Ron Vanderlinden and wide receivers coach Stan Hixon. And the long-term effects won't beShow More Summary

GOP Congressfolk Describe Obamacare Plans

Two general proposals were made this week by Republicans in Washington, D.C. for fixing the mess President Obama and the Democrats made of healthcare in this country. The first up is Sen. Ron Johnson's plan for what we can do...

If Lakers need a frontman, Magic Johnson's available

Magic Johnson says he's willing if asked to help steer high-profile free-agents to the Lakers. He says he's done it before, helping to recruit Ron Artest and Lamar Odom. — Magic Johnson recently said the Lakers needed a face of the franchise, someone like Jerry West or Phil Jackson, to help sell the brand to free agents during dollar-driven summers.

For J.C. Penney, Poor Results Are Better than Abysmal Results

J.C. Penney has been showing small signs of a turnaround, but going by former CEO Ron Johnson’s tenure any comparisons will look positive. Be sure to look a little deeper into this story.

JCPenney Shares Are Plunging

JCPenney shares are plunging -- they have fallen more than 8% today. JCPenney is still recovering from the missteps of former CEO Ron Johnson, and the company announced earlier this month that it would close 33 underperforming stores. Show More Summary

Future Ambassador to China: 'I'm No Real Expert on China'

At his confirmation hearing on Tuesday, Sen. Max Baucus (D-MT), Obama's nominee for US Ambassador to China admitted, "I'm no real expert on China." The answer came in response to a question from Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI). Points to Baucus for honesty, I guess. Show More Summary

What Difference Does It Make?… Hillary Says Biggest Regret “Is What Happened in Benghazi”

What difference does it make? It wasn’t that long ago that Hillary Clinton screamed at Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) about the Benghazi disaster. “Was it because of a protest or was it because of guys out for a walk one … Continue reading...

The Worst CEO of 2013: J.C. Penney's Ron Johnson or Abercrombie & Fitch's Mike Jeffries?

2013 was a phenomenal year for many investors, but not for these CEOs. Who was the very worst of 2013? Ron Johnson of J.C. Penney? Eddie Lampert of Sears? Jamie Dimon at JPMorgan Chase? Or Mr. Foot-in-His-Mouth himself, Mike Jeffries of Abercrombie & Fitch? Fools talk about it.

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