NEW YORK (AP) — There won’t be an easy fix for J.C. Penney — if it is even fixable. As Mike Ullman takes the reins again less than two years after his departure, he faces a Herculean task to undo the mess left by his predecessor, Ron Johnson, who was ousted Monday.
(AP) — Relatives of the nation’s first black heavyweight boxing champion are turning to YouTube to convince President Obama to posthumously pardon him of a 1913 conviction for accompanying a white woman across state lines.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — When your film franchise has gotten tired — the Fast aren’t quite as Furious, the Mummy needs a reason to Return — Dwayne Johnson is the guy to call. The 40-year-old actor has become a savior of stale film series.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A jury in Los Angeles has awarded more than $8 million to a man who accused Johnson & Johnson of knowingly marketing a faulty hip implant that was later recalled.
DENVER (AP) — The appointment of the first woman to command the Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs marks another breach of the “brass ceiling” that keeps women from top assignments in the military.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A big first for Danica Patrick, but an even bigger second for Jimmie Johnson. Patrick made history up front at the Daytona 500 Sunday, only to see Johnson make a late push ahead of her and reclaim his spot at the top of his sport.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Days after the congressional aide met the University of Texas history and journalism graduate in Austin, he boldly proposed marriage. Claudia Alta Taylor, the 21-year-old rancher’s daughter known to her friends as “Bird,” was intrigued.
WASHINGTON (AP) — Federal regulators say approval of the first generic version of cancer drug Doxil will help resolve a lingering shortage triggered by manufacturing deficiencies.
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A California jury has heard opening statements from attorneys in a lawsuit over whether a now-withdrawn hip replacement device from a medical giant Johnson & Johnson subsidiary was defective.
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — What’s happening in the United States in 2012 could just as easily describe the nation in the 1960s. An insider’s look at how President Johnson dealt with those challenges is on display at the newly remodeled LBJ Library.
Is being seven minutes late grounds for dismissal? Apparently so, says Latina Thomas, Magic Johnson’s former personal flight attendant, who claims to have been fired last month for that reason. Thomas, 45, is suing Magic […]
LOS ANGELES (AP) – A California appeals court has upheld Don Johnson’s jury award over profits from the series “Nash Bridges” but trimmed it by more than $8 million. A divided three-justice panel of the […]