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Vanderbilt hires G League President Malcolm Turner as new AD

Dec. 11, 2018 1:18 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt has hired NBA G League President Malcolm Turner as its new athletic director, opting for a business executive over candidates with experience in college athletic administration for the Southeastern Conference's only private university. Chancellor Nicholas Zeppos said...

AP names Daisy Veerasingham as its chief revenue officer

Dec. 11, 2018 7:22 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The Associated Press named Senior Vice President Daisy Veerasingham as its chief revenue officer on Tuesday, a new position that will consolidate global revenue operations under one director as the 172-year-old news cooperative widens its customer base beyond traditional media. Veerasingham...

The Latest: PM Abe says Japan-French ties unshakable

Dec. 10, 2018 5:53 AM EST

TOKYO (AP) — The Latest on charges against former Nissan Motor Co. chairman Carlos Ghosn, who was arrested last month on suspicion of underreporting his income (all times local): 7 p.m. Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe says Japan-French relations are unshakable despite concerns over the future of Nissan...

Tokyo prosecutors say Nissan ex-chairman Carlos Ghosn, automaker and 2nd executive charged with underreporting pay

Dec. 10, 2018 2:19 AM EST
TOKYO (AP) — Tokyo prosecutors say Nissan ex-chairman Carlos Ghosn, automaker and 2nd executive charged with underreporting pay.

Analysis: Russia probe threatens Trump, those in his orbit

Dec. 9, 2018 12:24 AM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — The more that special counsel Robert Mueller and federal prosecutors reveal, the darker grow the legal clouds over President Donald Trump. Trump's own Justice Department has now implicated him in a crime, accusing him of directing illegal hush-money payments to women during his 2016...

Coca-Cola names CEO Quincey as its chairman

Dec. 6, 2018 12:12 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Coca-Cola Co. has named its president and CEO as chairman of the company's board. James Quincey will become chairman and CEO following Coke's annual meeting in April. The Atlanta company has already announced that longtime Coke executive Bryan Smith will become president and chief operations...

Fiat Chrysler taps Amazon, Shell execs to fill roles

Dec. 6, 2018 10:31 AM EST

MILAN (AP) — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is tapping executives from Amazon and Shell Oil Company with previous automotive industry experience to fill its ranks. CEO Mike Manley said in a letter to employees Thursday that Mark Stewart would join FCA as chief operating officer of North America from Amazon, "a...

Washington state denies Avista's sale to Canadian utility

Dec. 5, 2018 7:58 PM EST

OLYMPIA, Wash. (AP) — Washington state utility regulators on Wednesday denied the proposed $5.3 billion sale of Spokane-based Avista Corp. to a Canadian utility. The Washington Utilities and Transportation Commission said the proposed merger with Toronto-based Hydro One Ltd. doesn't adequately protect...

Ex-shareholder sues Wynn, executives over sex assault claims

Dec. 5, 2018 3:19 PM EST

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A former Wynn Resorts shareholder is suing company founder Steve Wynn and former and current executives and board members, saying that his stock fell in value because they concealed information about sexual harassment accusations that led to Wynn's resignation. An attorney for Wynn did not...

Argentina and China sign deals strengthening ties after G-20

Dec. 2, 2018 9:11 PM EST

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina (AP) — China's president signed new trade deals with Argentina on Sunday as the Asian giant expands its growing role in Latin American economies. Presidents Mauricio Macri of Argentina and Xi Jinping of China announced the more than 30 agriculture and investment deals during a state...