By The Associated Press
BIG PAY BUMP: Yahoo's new chief financial officer, Ken Goldman, is starting off with a $600,000 salary and a bonus of up to $540,000. That's a significant raise from the $327,818 salary and maximum bonus of roughly $200,000 that he received as CFO at security
MILAN (AP) - An automaker ItalFiat SpA says it is asking a U.S. court to help determine the price for a 3.3 percent stake in Chrysler that it has agreed to buy from an autoworker's pension health care trust.
Fiat, which owns a 58.5 percent stake in Chrysler, said in a statement Wednesday that
By KEVIN FREKINGAssociated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) - A conservative super PAC affiliated with Republican strategist Karl Rove has jumped back into the Indiana Senate race with a nearly $1 million ad buy highlighting Democratic nominee Joe Donnelly's support for President Barack Obama's
By RUSSELL CONTRERASAssociated Press
VAUGHN, N.M. (AP) - The police chief of the small eastern New Mexico town of Vaughn resigned Wednesday, leaving the town with just one certified member on its police force - a drug-sniffing dog named Nikka.
Dave Romero, attorney for the town, said Wednesday
By AP Technology Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - MySpace, the once-mighty social network-turned entertainment site, is trying to stage yet another comeback with the help of Justin Timberlake.
The company posted a video this week that teases the "New Myspace" and lets people sign up for invitations to
NEW YORK (AP) - The prices of gold, most other metals and crude oil fell Wednesday, following the stock market down, as unrest grew in Europe and uncertainty lingered about the world economy.
Gold for December delivery fell $12.80 an ounce to finish at $1,753.60 an ounce. Gold has pulled back this
By RON DePASQUALEAssociated Press
UNITED NATIONS (AP) - Prices for long-acting contraception will be halved for 27 million women in the developing world through a new partnership, former President Bill Clinton and other world leaders announced Wednesday.
The deal will help avoid almost 30
By MATTHEW PERRONEAP Health Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - Employers will soon be offering workers their yearly opportunity to make changes to their health care benefits. All too often this open-enrollment period has required combing through pages and pages of confusing insurance terms.
But this year
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - Yahoo's new chief financial officer is getting a big raise to join the struggling Internet company.
Ken Goldman, who will become Yahoo's CFO next month, is starting out with an annual salary of $600,000 and could earn a bonus of up to $540,000, according to documents
By MARTIN CRUTSINGERAP Economics Writer
WASHINGTON (AP) - A Federal Reserve official who has advocated more aggressive moves on the part of the central bank to combat high unemployment says the country cannot afford timid efforts to support the economy.
Charles Evans, president of the Federal