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PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS

Jun. 4, 2020 3:27 PM EDT

HARD COVER FICTION 1. “Hideaway” by Nora Roberts (St. Martin’s) 2. “Fair Warning” by Michael Connelly (Little, Brown) 3. “Camino Winds” by John Grisham (Doubleday) 4. “If It Bleeds” by Stephen King (Scribner) 5. “Wrath of Poseidon”...

PUBLISHERS WEEKLY BEST-SELLERS

May. 28, 2020 4:15 PM EDT

HARDCOVER FICTION 1. “Camino Winds” by John Grisham (Doubleday) 2. “If It Bleeds” by Stephen King (Scribner) 3. “The 20th Victim” by Patterson/Paetro (Little, Brown) 4 . “ Walk the Wire” by David Baldacci (Grand Central) 5. “The Boy, the Mole, the...

This photo combo shows from left,  General Motors Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra, David M. Zaslav, President and Chief Executive Officer of Discovery Communications, Lisa Su, president and CEO of AMD, Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Robert A. Iger and Netflix Founder and CEO Reed Hastings. The typical pay package for CEOs at the biggest U.S. companies topped $12.3 million in 2019, and the gap between the boss and their workforces widened further, according to AP’s annual survey of executive compensation.  (AP Photo/File)

AMD’S Su, Discovery’s Zaslav among highest paid CEOs

May. 27, 2020 1:35 PM EDT

Here are the highest paid male and female CEOs in the S&P 500 index for 2019, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm. The AP’s compensation study covered 329 executives at S&P 500 companies who have served at least two full consecutive fiscal years at their...

This photo combo shows from left,  General Motors Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Mary Barra, David M. Zaslav, President and Chief Executive Officer of Discovery Communications, Lisa Su, president and CEO of AMD, Walt Disney Company Chairman and CEO Robert A. Iger and Netflix Founder and CEO Reed Hastings. The typical pay package for CEOs at the biggest U.S. companies topped $12.3 million in 2019, and the gap between the boss and their workforces widened further, according to AP’s annual survey of executive compensation.  (AP Photo/File)

CEO pay has topped $12.3M. Can it keep rising post-pandemic?

May. 27, 2020 1:30 PM EDT

The typical pay package for CEOs at the biggest U.S. companies topped $12.3 million last year, and the gap between the boss and their workforces widened further, according to AP’s annual survey of executive compensation. Median pay for CEOs in the survey climbed 4.1% last year. For the typical worker at...

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Video app TikTok names top Disney streaming exec as new CEO

May. 18, 2020 7:30 PM EDT

TikTok, the popular short-video app that has also drawn national-security and privacy concerns, has a new high-profile CEO from Disney, Kevin Mayer. Mayer will also be chief operating officer of TikTok's Chinese parent company, ByteDance, and report to its founder and CEO, Yiming Zhang, the company announced...