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Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
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J.C. Penney ad apologizes to customers The ad comes after the Plano, Texas-based company last month fired its CEO, Ron Johnson, after 17 months on the job and rehired his predecessor Mike Ullman. Johnson's ambitious changes included getting rid of most sales and bringing in new, hip brands. More
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IN THE CIRCUIT COURT OF THE THIRTEENTH JUDICIAL CIRCUIT IN AND FOR HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, FLORIDA CIVIL DIVISION Case #: 2012-CA-000796 DIVISION: A
Wells Fargo Bank, NA
Frank V. Rice, III a/k/a Frank
Rice; Wells Fargo Bank,
N. A.; Westchase Community
Association, Inc.; Berkeley
Association, Inc. a/k/a
Berkley Square Homeowners
NOTICE OF SALE
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to order rescheduling foreclosure sale or Final…
Less than 18 months after he was named CEO of the Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce, Jeff Sandford is out.
Sandford left the chamber after a recent meeting of the chamber board, according to the Gaston Gazette. Retired Firestone executive Fred Padgett will serve as interim CEO.
George Ratchford, chamber chairman, told the Gazette that the board would conduct a nationwide search for a new CEO.
Sandford came to the job from the Texarkana USA Chamber and started work in Gastonia in December 2014.…
A real estate firm has purchased several tracts — the site of an apartment complex under construction — in Charlotte's Dilworth neighborhood for $14.4 million.
Lincoln Property Co. bought six parcels totaling approximately 2.7 acres, generally bounded by Harding Place, Kenilworth Avenue and East Morehead Street, in a deal that closed May 17, according to real estate records.
Rutherford County's sheriff and his top administrator have been indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly operating an electronic cigarette business that sold products to inmates at jails and other detention facilities.
Sheriff Robert Arnold, his uncle John Vanderveer and Joe Russell, the county's chief administrative deputy, were indicted on 14 counts Thursday, including mail fraud, wire fraud, bribery, extortion, and obstruction of justice conspiracy, federal and state investigators announced…
When it comes to investing in new technology, Gabriela Perez isn’t looking for the next great idea, she’s looking for the next great team of people.
“I look for founders first,” said Perez, a venture partner with Boston-based NextGen Ventures, who recently moved to Jacksonville. Perez spoke at a venture panel hosted by Holland & Knight, Advos Legal, Harbor View advisers and Florida Venture Forum on Thursday night about what can make a venture capitalist — and the companies they invest…