Bloomberg to provide business news for America Online

NEW YORK -- Bloomberg LP took a major step to expand its presence...world's largest Internet service. Bloomberg information may begin appearing on AOL...under the deal announced Thursday. Bloomberg replaces Dow Jones & Co., publisher...

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Bloomberg, Daley announce city volunteerism grants

...cities nationwide. New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg and Chicago Mayor Richard M. Daley joined...outgrowth of a New York City program Bloomberg started last April in response to President...murals and reorganizing classrooms. Bloomberg said in a statement that helping cities...

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Copenhaver talks up Augusta on Bloomberg

The Masters Tournament is big enough business that Bloomberg TV has a reporter in Augusta for it.Mayor Deke Copenhaver talked up the town this morning on the cable network's Inside Track...

Augusta submits proposal for $5 million Bloomberg grant

...borhoods.Augusta is one of 394 cities competing for money from Bloomberg Philanthropies' Mayors Challenge ? a competition that looks...poised to apply for additional grants because of work on the Bloomberg submission, he said."It took a whole lot of time and effort...

Article suggests DSM chemical sell off

An article in Bloomberg BusinessWeek suggests DSM is considering...caprolactam, which is done here in Augusta. Bloomberg in November wrote about DSM looking...revenue last year was down 16 percent, Bloomberg says, for lower production volumes...

Gun vote misfires

...universal background check" law.Backed by Seattle billionaires Bill Gates and Steve Ballmer and gun-control financier Michael Bloomberg, I-594 requires virtually every firearm transfer in Washington ? including those between family members ? to go through...

Apple CEO Tim Cook publicly acknowledges that he's gay for first time

...successor to Steve Jobs led Out magazine's top 50 most powerful people for three years. But in an essay published Thursday by Bloomberg Businessweek, Cook said that while he never denied his sexuality, he never openly acknowledged it, either. He said he...

Augusta-area retailers satisfied with 2014 holiday sales

...hold true, this would mark the first holiday season since 2011 in which sales increased more than 4 percent.According to Bloomberg, which cited statistics from payment-technology firm First Data, discount retailers such as Wal-Mart and Costco appear...

NYC mayor takes voter targeting to the extreme

NEW YORK - Mayor Michael Bloomberg has spent millions of dollars to...the highly meticulous ways that the Bloomberg operation is using its extensive...in political campaigns, but the Bloomberg campaign's specificity is rarely...

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Supreme Court could put brakes on government's job bias suits

...year, for example, a New York judge dismissed most of the EEOC's pregnancy bias charges against financial news company Bloomberg LP. The judge ruled that the EEOC did not adequately identify the class members or provide other important details to the...