Larry Ellison to Step Aside at Oracle
Oracle said its longtime leader, Larry Ellison, will step aside as CEO but take over as chairman of the business-software giant. Mark Hurd and Safra Catz were named co-CEOs.
09/19/2014 04:15:54pm
Boeing Faces a Future Without Fighter Jets
Aerospace giant Boeing is preparing to shift away from fighter jets as orders dry up, leaving a company with a rich military history without a fighter and ceding the market to Lockheed.
09/19/2014 04:35:12pm
Why Taylor Swift and One Direction Play for Peanuts
The iHeartRadio Music Festival is expected to draw some 20,000 fans to Las Vegas this weekend?but it won't be much of a payday for the headlining acts, including Taylor Swift and One Direction.
09/19/2014 06:13:24pm
Alibaba Debut Makes a Splash
Alibaba shares surged 38% to $93.89 in their market debut, making the Chinese e-commerce giant one of the most valuable companies in the U.S.
09/19/2014 08:28:47pm
NFL Seeks to Redo Conduct Policies
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell proposed a new conduct committee and seemed open to relinquishing some disciplinary power in response to a domestic-violence scandal that has swirled around his league for two weeks.
09/19/2014 09:01:17pm
Glaxo Guilty of Bribery in China
GlaxoSmithKline said a Chinese court found its subsidiary guilty of bribery, and fined the company nearly $500 million, in what Chinese state media said was the largest ever corporate fine.
09/19/2014 07:37:58pm
GM Told to Open Defect Files
Hundreds of car owners suing General Motors over an ignition-switch flaw got a boost when a New York judge ordered the auto maker to turn over internal documents about its handling of the defect to plaintiffs' attorneys.
09/19/2014 07:29:07pm
Once Again, Oracle Must Reinvent Itself
Oracle's Larry Ellison was a master of corporate reinvention. But today the database powerhouse he built faces challenges, and his departure as CEO intensifies the central issue surrounding the company's future: Can Oracle endure tectonic shifts that are reshaping its market?
09/19/2014 09:06:07pm
Home Depot Breach Bigger Than Target's
Home Depot said 56 million cards may have been compromised in a five-month attack on its payment terminals, making the breach much bigger than the holiday attack at Target.
09/19/2014 12:17:56pm
Siemens Preps Bid for U.S. Firm
Siemens is preparing a multibillion-dollar offer for U.S. energy firm Dresser-Rand, according to people familiar with the matter, likely edging out an earlier offer from Swiss rival Sulzer.
09/19/2014 07:58:45pm
The 11th Hour - Guests & Topics - Sept 22nd-26th 2014
Monday Sept 22nd James B. Huntington, PH.D Choosing a Lasting Career The Job-by-Job Outlook for Work's New Age Work's New Age Blog Tuesday Sept 23rd David Ickes Wednesday Sept 24th Barry Ickesl Thursday Sept...
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Dial N Deal - September 19th 2014
Concrete Mixer tow-behind, gas-powered, new tires - $992 Exercise Bike - $42 John, Altoona 944-7429 Folding Picnic Table full-size, resin/metal, Lifetime brand, like new, grey, folds for easy storage - $80 Bookcase 3 shelves, slding glass...
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Dial N Deal - September 12th 2014
1981 Chevy Van 30 Coachman Motorhome 24', 350 V8, sleeps 2 - 4 86,000 miles - $1,500 Larry, Altoona 946-0533 Aluminum Roaster XL, heavy, used, vg goodition - $10 Kenmore Microwave medium-sized, 10-12 years old, works great - $10 Osterizer...
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