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Arkansas Trucking Company Owner Charged In Human Trafficking Case

The owner of an Arkansas-based trucking company has been charged with rape, patronizing a victim of human trafficking and sexual indecency with a child, according to police records. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 9th, 2019

Giants, co-owner renounce racially charged SuperPAC ad

A racially charged radio advertisement in Arkansas has pulled the San Francisco Giants and one of their principal owners into the waning days of the November mid-term election campaign. Charles B. Johnson, owner of an undisclosed share of the Giants, g.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 20th, 2018

Accountant (and ex-MLB pitcher) charged with stealing $250K from Fridley business

A former Major League Baseball pitcher who became an accountant after his playing career ended is facing charges he swindled a Fridley flooring company out of about $250,000 while working there.  The Star Tribune reports on the case of Ben Hendrickso.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 24th, 2018

Prosecutors Expand Newsweek Case to Include California Bible College

Manhattan prosecutors charged a California bible college in connection with an alleged wide-ranging scheme involving Newsweek’s former parent company to defraud lenders out of tens of millions of dollars......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjNov 16th, 2018

Jury rules on Evans Landscaping wire fraud case

The jury in the trial of Evans Landscaping owner Doug Evans has returned with a verdict, according to media reports. The 12 members of the jury found Evans, vice president of operations Jim Bailey and the company itself guilty on all charges that th.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 11th, 2018

Nicaragua"s TV Station Owner Charged With Inciting Hatred

Miguel Mora’s detention signals that President Daniel Ortega’s government is intensifying its crackdown on independent media and human-rights advocates......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 23rd, 2018

Nicaragua TV Station Owner Charged With Inciting Hatred

Miguel Mora’s detention signals that President Daniel Ortega’s government is intensifying its crackdown on independent media and human-rights advocates......»»

Category: topSource: wsjDec 24th, 2018

How A $1.25 Million Insurance Liability Hike May Affect Owner-Operators

A push by lawmakers to raise truck liability insurance for the first time in 40 years has advanced further than ever in Congress and the resulting rate increases would hit small trucking companies the hardest, according to an insurance expert. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJul 9th, 2020

The Justice Department gave Ghislaine Maxwell paper clothes and took away her sheets in case she"d try to kill herself

While in custody on sex-trafficking charges, Ghislaine Maxwell is being made to wear paper clothes. Maxwell, who faces charges related to the groomin.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJul 9th, 2020

Sur La Table files for bankruptcy, will close dozens of stores

The Seattle-based kitchenware company, popular for its in-store cooking classes, is looking for new owner......»»

Category: worldSource: nytJul 9th, 2020

Longtime Seattle plumbing co. gets a new owner

The company, with trucks that feature a welcoming pose by one of its owners, has operated locally for the past 38 years......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 8th, 2020

Under attack from short seller, J2 Global says it bought company from a consultant — documents indicate there’s more to the story

J2 Global Inc., a cloud-service company and website operator, said the owner a company it purchased was not a director — though he was, of one of the company’s subsidiaries......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 6th, 2020

Jonathan Sackler, co-owner of OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, dies

Jonathan Sackler, one of the owners of OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, has died, the company confirmed.Jonathan Sackler, one of the owners of OxyContin maker Purdue Pharma, has died, the company confirmed......»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneJul 6th, 2020

Hong Kong Man Charged With "Terrorism" In First Ever Security Law Case After Ramming Police

Hong Kong Man Charged With 'Terrorism' In First Ever Security Law Case Afte.....»»

Category: worldSource: nytJul 3rd, 2020

Minneapolis ad agency employees walk out in protest, claiming owner Quad/Graphics muted Black Lives Matter stance

Tensions between ad agency Periscope and its parent company Quad/Graphics Inc. broke into public view this week ro.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020

US Senators Float Bill Requiring Congressional Watchdog to Study Crypto’s Role in Trafficking

Top members of the Senate Banking Committee plan to introduce legislation that would direct the congressional watchdog to study virtual currency’s role in drug and human trafficking......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 2nd, 2020

Short-term slowdown, long-term growth: Sherex owner on his company"s future

Adam Pratt talks about the economic trajectory of his Tonawanda-based maker of rivet nuts......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 2nd, 2020

Pro Football Hall of Fame owner goes public after combining with acquisition company

HOF Village LLC, owner of the sports, entertainment and media company surrounding the Pro Football Hall of Fame in Canton, Ohio, has gone public by combining with a publicly traded, special-purpose acquisition company. The previously announced $.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

HR chief for Reebok parent Adidas retires after downplaying racial challenges

Adidas’ head of global human resources has retired after coming under fire for remarks some workers found racially insensitive. Karen Parkin informed the German athletic wear company’s supervisory board she would step down from the executi.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 1st, 2020

US Senators Float Bill Requiring Congressional Watchdog Study Crypto’s Role in Trafficking

Top members of the Senate Banking Committee plan to introduce legislation that would direct the congressional watchdog to study virtual currency’s role in drug and human trafficking......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskJul 1st, 2020

YRC Worldwide Adds Government as Its Largest Shareholder in $700 Million Funding

Trucking company YRC Worldwide scored a $700 million CARES Act loan to cover short-term obligations and to enable planned capital spending......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 1st, 2020