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
CEO of Bob Evans Farms steps down from post NEW ALBANY, Ohio (AP) — The CEO of Bob Evans Farms Inc. is stepping down by mutual agreement after more than eight years in the post as the restaurant operator works on improving its performance. Steve Davis is also giving up his position as a board member. 12/14/2014 - 6:45 pm | View Link
Working on something, girl? Melanie Griffith wears low cut dress for lunch meeting with Bob Saget after hunting for magazines in LA But it seems Melanie Griffith is moving on nicely, stepping out for a lunch meeting with her friend, comedian Bob Saget, in West Hollywood on Tuesday ... Bob is known for playing dad Danny Tanner on Full House and as the host of America’s Funniest ... 07/23/2014 - 1:17 am | 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
White House Counsel Bob Bauer to step down White House Counsel Bob Bauer will step down from his post and return to private practice, where he will assist President Barack Obama’s reelection campaign, the White House announced Thursday. Kathryn Ruemmler, the current principal deputy counsel to ... 06/3/2011 - 1:56 am | View Link
White House Counsel Bob Bauer resigning WASHINGTON--White House counsel Bob Bauer is stepping down at the end of June, returning to his private practice at Perkins Coie but staying part of the Obama team. At Perkins Coie, Bauer "will resume his practice focused on serving as general counsel to ... 06/2/2011 - 7:28 am | View Link
White House Watch Colum Lynch writes in The Washington Post: "The United Nations' top human rights advocate, Navanethem Pillay, on Wednesday appealed to the Obama administration to ... 01/30/2015 - 5:39 am | View Website
What About Bob? (1991) Directed by Frank Oz. With Bill Murray, Richard Dreyfuss, Julie Hagerty, Charlie Korsmo. A successful psychotherapist loses his mind after one of his most dependent ... 01/29/2015 - 3:20 pm | View Website
Jeni Britton Bauer Jeni Britton Bauer, founder of Jeni's Splendid Ice Creams, serves up the everyday things that inspire her. 01/29/2015 - 1:54 pm | View Website
The White House Blog | The White House Ed. note: This is cross-posted on the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency's blog. See the original post here. 2014 was the hottest year on record, and each of the ... 01/29/2015 - 1:11 pm | View Website
Bob Woodward For other people named Robert Woodward, see Robert Woodward (disambiguation). 01/29/2015 - 9:36 am | View Website
Glendale’s University of Phoenix Stadium, the host of Sunday’s Super Bowl XLIV. CREDIT: (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) In a world in which American cities have handed over billions of dollars in public money to finance sports arenas and stadiums, there is perhaps one city that stands above the rest as a warning for what can go wrong when they do so.
An unidentified Colorado high school student smokes a cigarette. CREDIT: AP Photo/Brennan Linsley Last year, the American Lung Association urged U. S. government officials to take the steps necessary to reduce smoking rates to less than 10 percent by 2024, protect all Americans from secondhand smoke by 2019, and end smoking-related deaths.
Potential 2016 candidates had better listen up: The majority of American voters don't just want someone who acknowledges the reality of man-made climate change -- they want someone who's going to do something about it. That's the headline finding of a new poll, conducted by the New York Times, Stanford University and nonpartisan environmental research group Resources for the Future.