Top Editors Abruptly Leave Village Voice Will Bourne, who became editor in chief of The Village Voice in November, and Jessica Lustig, the deputy editor since January, are leaving the weekly publication. They met with the staff at 11 a.m. on Thursday and said that Christine Brennan, executive editor of Voice Media Group, had instructed them to lay off or drastically reduce the roles of five employees on the 20-person staff. More
Yahoo Close to Hiring Departing AOL Executive Yahoo is expected soon to hire a new chief of its crucial Americas division from Internet rival AOL Inc., said a person familiar with the matter. Ned Brody, who was the top advertising-sales executive at AOL, has resigned from the post to pursue "other opportunities," AOL said on Thursday in a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission. More
Rutgers lawyer resigns as board looks at issues A Rutgers University lawyer resigned Thursday amid growing anger that he was still employed after approving a decision in December to suspend rather than fire basketball coach Mike Rice, even though he was aware of a video showing the coach hitting, kicking and taunting players.... More
Ron Johnson Out as J.C. Penney Chief After a troublesome, 17-month run, Ron Johnson is out as chief executive of J.C. Penney, and with that, the most closely watched revival effort in retail in recent memory is in danger of disintegrating. More
Bob's Blog: Proving Another StrongPoint Why is this such a big deal? The majority of people certainly believe that by the time 7:00 August 30th rolls around, Texas will have the Longhorn back on the helmet, come hell or high water. That this is another in a long line of gimmicks from Charlie ... 08/4/2014 - 9:54 pm | View Link
Bob Nicholson says goodbye to Hockey Canada CALGARY -- Bob Nicholson's advice to his successor at Hockey Canada is ... He also oversaw the move of Hockey Canada's headquarters from Father David Bauer Arena at the University of Calgary to the WinSport at Canada Olympic Park. His first day off the ... 05/31/2014 - 1:45 pm | View Link
NBC’s Bob Costas Rips Into CBS NBC sportscaster Bob Costas lashed out at CBS during an appearance on “The Dan Patrick Show,” ripping into the network for failing to acknowledge "Augusta’s history of racism and sexism" during its Masters coverage, reports Deadspin. "What no CBS ... 04/15/2013 - 5:16 am | View Link
Bob Diamond walks off with £2m golden goodbye as MPs say he lied to them about scandal at Barclays Sunday July 1: Barclays Bank chairman Marcus Agius is reported to be on the brink of stepping down. The development comes as Business Secretary Vince Cable backs calls for a criminal investigation into bankers involved in the affair. Tuesday July 3 ... 07/10/2012 - 10:31 am | View Link
Bob Bauer stepping down as White House counsel Reporting from Washington — White House Counsel Bob Bauer is stepping down from his West Wing post, the Obama administration announced Thursday. Bauer will return to private practice at the firm Perkins Coie, where he will continue to advise ... 06/2/2011 - 7:29 am | View Link
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Joe Pinsker at The Atlantic writes Financial Criminals Have Been Fined Billions, but They Rarely Pay:
On a plane earlier this week, I watched The Wolf of Wall Street. The film’s outsized antics—public masturbation, the tossing of little people, lots and lots of Quaaludes—seemed too big for a seatback screen, or, for that matter, reality.
Cardinal Walter Kasper, a close influence on Pope Francis, says it is up to parents to decide how many children to have ahead of global gathering of Roman Catholic bishops to discuss the family A leading reformist Cardinal close to Pope Francis has hinted at the possibility of a reinterpretation of the Roman Catholic Churchs blanket ban on artificial contraception.
Sen. Bob Menendez, in Jersey City to watch on as 40 immigrants became U. S. citizens, said he expects President Obama's delayed executive order revamping the nation's immigration laws to be "big and bold". Menendez, a Democrat, told The Jersey Journal Obama's decision to delay taking action on immigration until after November's mid-term elections "deeply disappointed" him.
Canadensis, Pennsylvania (CNN) -- Police in Pennsylvania appeared to be closing in Friday night on the suspect in the slaying of a state trooper. Police have surrounded a home where they believe Eric Matthew Frein is believed to be hiding, a local government official told CNN. The home, which was broken into, is not far from Frein's family home in Canadensis, Pennsylvania, in the Poconos Mountains.
There were angry scenes in Glasgow on Friday night as a group of young pro-union supporters clashed with pro-independence supporters who had been gathering in George Square throughout the day. Police acted to separate a small group of pro-independence supporters from a group of skinheads believed to have marched from the loyalist pub the Louden Tavern in nearby Duke Street.