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CLEVELAND – Cleveland Clinic President and CEO Toby Cosgrove announced Monday morning his intentions to leave his role by the end of the year. In a news release issued Monday, Cleveland Clinic said Cosgrove made the announcement at a staff meeting earlier in the morning. He’ll begin a succession process to transition from his CEO […]

He apologized to other passengers who were told to leave, but criticized and attacked the doctor who was forced off a flight.   NEW YORK (CNNMoney) — United Airlines CEO Oscar Munoz apologized for the forcible removal of a paying passenger from one of its flights and called the episode “truly horrific.” Munoz pledged a […]

(RNN) – Fox News Chairman Roger Ailes is leaving the organization amid accusations of sexually harassing women anchors and other employees. CNN and The New York Times reported earlier this week that his departure was being negotiated. Rumors that the embattled Fox chief was on his last legs came after Associated Press reported that he  sexually harassed […]

  PARIS – Once the stuff of science fiction, the self-driving car could be on American roads in four years, according to the leader of one of the world’s largest auto manufacturing groups. The only roadblock? Red tape. “The problem isn’t technology, it’s legislation,” said Carlos Ghosn, CEO of Renault-Nissan, at a French Automobile Club […]

  Maybe it sounds disgusting, but the CEO of Levi’s suggests you should not wash your blue jeans. Wearing a pair of jeans that he said were never washed, CEO Chip Bergh talked about fashion and sustainability at Fortune’s Brainstorm Green conference Tuesday. “These jeans are maybe a year old and these have yet to […]

    CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – On several occasions 19 Action News has aired cell phone video showing violence erupting inside John Adams High School in Cleveland. The officials speaking for the Cleveland Metropolitan Schools tell us there are a lot of good things going on at John Adams and they’re probably right. We’ve asked […]

  BEREA, OH (WOIO) – The Cleveland Browns shake up the front office.  Browns CEO, Joe Banner and General Manager, Michael Lombardi are out.  Ray Farmer is now the new GM. He takes over immediately. Farmer’s first order of business — free agency and the upcoming draft. The team announced Tuesday morning Banner will be […]

  CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Cleveland Browns brass held a Monday press conference to discuss the decision to fire  first year Head Coach Rob Chudzinski. The decision came after a dismal 4-12 season. Browns owner Jimmy Haslam and CEO Joe Banner spoke to a packed room before being peppered by questions. “These type of decisions […]

  *Rev. Al Sharpton and community leaders in NYC are set to meet with Mark Lee. Lee is the CEO of Barneys New York. According to Sharpton’s spokesperson, Rachel Noerdlinger, the meet up will be the National Action Network HQ in Harlem. Of course the subject of discussion will be allegations of racial profiling at […]

KNOXVILLE – Pilot Flying J CEO Jimmy Haslam said today the raid Monday on his company was part of a federal criminal investigation into claims of failure to pay rebates to trucking customers. “It does not involve any tax issues,” he said during a short press conference this afternoon at the company’s headquarters in West […]

  http://www.blackamericaweb.com/news/national-news/las-vegas-ceo-allegedly-fires-22-workers-over-obamas-re-election This past week a CEO, David, whose full name has not been disclosed went on a radio show and revealed that he fired 22 of his 114 employees because President Obama was re-elected. David told the radio host “elections have consequences” and explained he needs “to survive.” He told the station, “I had […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – The Cleveland School Board unanimously passed a good portion of the CEO’s budget recommendations at Tuesday night’s meeting — including laying off 508 teachers. The rest of the plan the was not voted on. They will vote on the remaining parts on May 4th. During the meeting Eric Gordon, CEO of the Cleveland […]