Daily Archives: February 1, 2019

As Honeywell starts HQ move to Charlotte, here’s what execs say about 2018 performance

Honeywell International, which is moving it's headquarters to Charlotte this year, bested analysts' average earnings estimates for the fourth quarter and the full year.

By | 2019-02-01T22:56:48+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Budget and Tax|

Flick picks: ‘Miss Bala’ wins talent portion, loses overall

A beauty pageant and bullets — that’s where the title “Miss Bala” comes from for this remake of a 2011 Mexican film that attempts to promote a message of female empowerment caught in the crossfire between drug cartels and corrupt law enforcement. With...

By | 2019-02-01T22:32:45+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Media|

Eduardo Padrón to step down as Miami Dade College president

Eduardo Padrón’s storied 24-year career as president of Miami Dade College will come to a close later this year. Padrón announced on Friday that he would step down from the presidency of MDC at the end of summer 2019. He has decided to retire. Starti...

By | 2019-02-01T22:28:44+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Education|

FDA rejects Alkermes’ depression drug, questions effectiveness

The FDA has rejected Alkermes plc's depression drug, repeating past questions around the drug's effectiveness and the clinical trial data the company presented. Irish drugmaker Alkermes (Nasdaq: ALKS), which is one of Massachusetts' largest pharmaceu...

By | 2019-02-01T22:08:38+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Healthcare|

Studies: Opioid epidemic to worsen; victims’ organs saving lives

Two studies out of Partners HealthCare hospitals are warning that while the opioid epidemic is likely to get worse in the coming years, overdose victims are, in one significant way — donated organs — helping to save other people's lives. The dual stud...

By | 2019-02-01T22:03:55+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Healthcare|

Sights and sounds from around media row at Super Bowl LIII

The stars came out in full force Friday afternoon at Super Bowl LIII media row inside the Georgia World Congress Center. That includes current NFL players like Kansas City Chiefs quarterback Patrick Mahomes and Falcons running back Devonta Freeman, as ...

By | 2019-02-01T21:55:57+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Sports|

Commerce Bank’s holding company splits C-level job

Commerce Bancshares Inc. (Nasdaq: CBSH) split one of its C-level leadership positions, separating the chief risk officer and chief credit officer roles. Both roles previously were held by Daniel Callahan, who has worked at Commerce Bancshares for 16 y...

By | 2019-02-01T20:46:26+00:00 February 1st, 2019|Economics|