Exxon Mobil’s Humbling Might Be Just the Beginning

Exxon Mobil’s Humbling Might Be Just the Beginning

Text size An upstart fund that owned only a minuscule share of energy giant Exxon’s stock unseated at least two of its board members. Expect more Davids taking on Goliaths. Gerard Koudenburg/Dreamstime.com On Wednesday, what was once unthinkable happened: An upstart hedge fund, Engine No. 1, was able to unseat at least two board members … Read more

‘2020 was a big void.’ KY tourism looking up after coronavirus hurt many venues.

‘2020 was a big void.’ KY tourism looking up after coronavirus hurt many venues.

In the early days of the coronavirus pandemic in March and April 2020, the financial outlook seemed bleak at LakePointe Resort near Lake Cumberland. People worried about the virus were canceling reservations, and there were few bookings coming in for the traditional summer tourist season because of uncertainty about traveling, said Tina Begley, who operates … Read more

Ducks GM Murray, coach Eakins to return after dismal season

Ducks GM Murray, coach Eakins to return after dismal season

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — General manager Bob Murray and head coach Dallas Eakins will return to the Anaheim Ducks next season after the club missed the playoffs for the third consecutive year. Murray confirmed the organization’s decisions Friday, nearly three weeks after Anaheim (17-30-9) finished the worst season in franchise history by points percentage. Murray … Read more

AT&T Stock Tumbled, and Director Stephen Luczo Scooped Up Shares

AT&T Stock Tumbled, and Director Stephen Luczo Scooped Up Shares

Text size AT&T director Stephen Luczo bought $3 million of shares of the telecom giant. The stock tumbled after AT&T announced a restructuring that includes slashing the dividend. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images AT&T stock tumbled after the communications giant announced that it was restructuring, and director Stephen Luczo bought a large block of shares. AT&T (ticker: … Read more

Miles Teller reportedly punched during dispute on Hawaiian vacation

Miles Teller reportedly punched during dispute on Hawaiian vacation

Miles Teller, pictured in 2019, was reportedly punched in the face during his Hawaiian vacation. (Photo: Laurent KOFFEL/Gamma-Rapho via Getty Images) Miles Teller’s Hawaiian getaway isn’t all Instagram-worthy cliff jumps and Taylor Swift sing-along sessions. He was also reportedly punched in the face. While out Wednesday at Monkeypod Kitchen — described as a place where … Read more

Cristhian Bahena Rivera found guilty of first-degree murder in 2018 killing of Mollie Tibbetts

Cristhian Bahena Rivera found guilty of first-degree murder in 2018 killing of Mollie Tibbetts

Cristhian Bahena Rivera was convicted of first-degree murder Friday, nearly three years after Mollie Tibbetts disappeared while jogging near her Brooklyn, Iowa, home. Tibbetts, a 20-year-old University of Iowa student, went out for a run on July 18, 2018, and disappeared. The search for her drew national attention and kicked off a monthlong manhunt, which … Read more

Polygon price surges following investment from Mark Cuban

Polygon price surges following investment from Mark Cuban

Billionaire entrepreneur and newly converted DeFi fan Mark Cuban has invested in Polygon (Matic), a leading Layer 2 Ethereum scaling solution. According to emails, he has confirmed the investment in Polygon but didn’t disclose the size or amount purchased. Polygon (Matic) is the latest addition to Cuban’s extensive portfolio of Blockchain companies, with a description … Read more

Man charged in deaths of children returned to Nebraska

0-4 start drops Minnesota United into Major League Soccer basement

BELLEVUE, Neb. (AP) — A Bellevue man charged in the deaths of his two young children found dead in his home earlier this month has been returned to Nebraska and appeared in court Friday for a bond hearing. Adam Price, 36, was returned to Nebraska from California on Thursday night, the Omaha World-Herald reported. On … Read more