Daily Archives: March 18, 2019

C-Suite Rides: GM tries to enhance midsize trucks Colorado and Canyon (Photos)

Midsized pickup trucks are making a comeback at American vehicle manufacturers. Ford idled its Ranger pickup truck for the past eight years, but it’s bringing back the Ranger this year. And Fiat Chrysler, which stopped making its midsized pickup truck...

By | 2019-03-18T22:15:00+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Budget and Tax|

Portland Thorns nominated for top sports franchise honors

The Portland Thorns are one of six teams that'll vie for a franchise honor with five other pro sports teams. The Sports Business Awards, which are presented by American City Business Journals, the PBJ's parent, honor a bevy of teams and individuals i...

By | 2019-03-18T21:53:58+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Sports|

AT&T’s Warner Bros. chief stepping down after admitting ‘mistakes’

The chief executive of Warner Bros. is stepping down amid an investigation a potential sexual improprieties – leaving a key role unfilled at WarnerMedia at crucial time. Kevin Tsujihara, who is also chairman, is leaving his posts and no successor ha...

By | 2019-03-18T17:54:01+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Technology|

​Tech investors include #MeToo clauses in start-up deals

Tech investors are increasingly including “#MeToo” clauses in deals with start-ups, forcing entrepreneurs to disclose complaints about sexual harassment in the workplace, as more women speak out about sexism in the industry.

By | 2019-03-18T17:52:18+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Technology|

Ed Goldman: Cristina Mendonsa goes from TV to radio and becomes a one-woman media powerhouse

After 22 years at Channel 10, the ABC affiliate in Sacramento, Cristina Mendonsa’s star was still on the rise. A news anchor for its 5, 6 and 11 p.m. broadcasts, five nights a week, she was recognized everywhere she went in her hometown and beyond. She...

By | 2019-03-18T15:30:00+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Media|

Fox 6 seeks replacement for longtime anchor Brad Hicks

Longtime WITI-TV (Channel 6) anchor Brad Hicks has left the station, which is seeking a replacement to co-anchor its market-leading 4 p.m., 6 p.m. and 9 p.m. newscasts. WITI-TV president and general manager Chuck Steinmetz confirmed reports that Hicks...

By | 2019-03-18T15:23:42+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Media|

FC Cincinnati wins first MLS match in home opener: PHOTOS

FC Cincinnati officially brought Major League Soccer to the University of Cincinnati’s Nippert Stadium with a bang on Sunday. FCC recorded its first MLS win against the Portland Timbers in front of a sold out crowd of more than 32,250 with a score of ...

By | 2019-03-18T02:05:11+00:00 March 18th, 2019|Economics|