DraftKings, FanDuel circulate petition after loss in Nevada

...Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, D.-Nev., said in a statement Friday. Reid, a former state Gaming Control Board chairman, said that "unless more states follow, we are going to see more corruption and families torn apart because of unregulated...

Georgia hospitals look at consolidation

...Health this week authorized its directors and senior management to work on an "exclusive basis" with Novant Health. Board Chairman Harry Haslam said a goal was to "ensure long-term stability amid the changes in health care reform."Memorial...

VW names veteran insider as new CEO amid growing scandal

...current information, recommended suspending some employees immediately until the whole case is cleared up," acting board chairman Berthold Huber said. "This has in part already happened."He did not elaborate, and a statement from Volkswagen...

SC State's property manager says state of South Carolina is shirking responsibility

...said Delbert Singleton, director of state procurement."We owe them, so we're going to pay them," SC State Board Chairman Charles Way told The Associated Press. "We're negotiating with them right now."Way took the board's helm...

Civil rights activist Julian Bond dead at 75

...of the law center from its founding until 1979 and was later on its board of directors.In 1998, Bond was elected board chairman of the NAACP and served for 10 years.Bond was known for his intellect and his even keel, even in the most emotional...

Pfizer doubling patient income limit for program that distributes 40-plus medicines for free

...through no fault of their own," Read said. "As a stopgap, we're willing to do this."Read, the immediate past board chairman of industry trade group Pharmaceutical Research and Manufacturers of America, cited insurance plans now shifting...

Need for Volkswagen insiders to rectify emissions scandal stirs debate

...previously led Volkswagen's highly profitable Porsche brand, took over when Martin Winterkorn resigned.The new board chairman, Hans Dieter Poetsch, had been chief financial officer since 2003. There's no indication he knew about the decision...

Augusta chamber of commerce moving in January

...of directors, committees and special functions. We are excited about this long-term solution for the Chamber's facility in a premium, high-traffic location centered in the downtown district," saind the board chairman John Ray.

NAACP booed at Ga. school board meeting

...history."You want to end racism, then people like you need to stay away from places like this," she said.School board Chairman Lamar Allen said the board would take the comments under consideration and would give an answer at a later date...

Georgia pediatricians form network

...entity, called the Children's Care Network.Dr. Robert Wiskind, an Atlanta pediatrician who is the network's board chairman, told GHN recently that members will share national "best practices'' of medical care, such as identifying which...