Single PayPal likely to partner with eBay competitors, aggressively fight for mobile space

...marks a 180-degree turn for eBay Inc. CEO John Donahoe, who had been spurning activist...of cash and none of eBay's debt.New CEO Dan Schulman will bring both mobile and...the company. Schulman, 56, was founding CEO of Virgin Mobile, before leading the prepaid...

Georgia, local leaders discuss new taxes for transportation funding

...taxing one thing to fund all of DOT," he said. "Gasoline is carrying all of the burden it can."Andy Jones, president and CEO of Sprint Foods Stores, said his company built its last two stores in Aiken County because motorists are crossing the Savannah...

Brent McMahon claims win at intermedix Ironman 70.3 Augusta

...Ironman and is sold out months in advance."The reception has been great, and everybody seems really excited," Augusta Sports Council CEO Brinsley Thigpen said. "The weather has been perfect. We have a great city and the perfect setting."

New all-female sports news show premieres Tuesday

...athletes. CBS is using five of its own announcers: Pro Football Hall of Fame honoree Lesley Visser; former Oakland Raiders CEO Amy Trask; sideline reporters Tracy Wolfson and Allie LaForce; and radio host Dana Jacobson. They are joined by reporter Andrea...

Hawks camp set to open under cloud of controversy

...His primary partner has also agreed to sell, meaning at least 50.1 percent of the team is available. As for Ferry, Hawks CEO Steve Koonin accepted the general manager's request for a leave but has so far rejected calls to fire him.Koonin stuck to...

NBA's Atlanta Hawks, civil rights leaders vow to work together

...civil rights leaders said Friday's meeting between the team's CEO and the group was "extremely productive."The civil rights...The Rev. Markel Hutchins, requested the meeting with Hawks CEO Steve Koonin following racially charged comments by Hawks co-owner...

Friends to compete in triathlon to support Peggy Seigler

...can't compete today, three of her biggest supporters are taking her place. Augusta Sports Council CEO Brinsley Thigpen, Augusta CVB president and CEO Barry White and CVB servicing manager Iman Hill formed a relay team ? Tri For Peggy ? in honor...

Business news

...also urged Yahoo to take steps to reduce the future taxes on its lucrative stake in China's Alibaba Group. He also chastised CEO Marissa Mayer for spending $1.3 billion to acquire an Internet blogging service and more than two dozen other startups during...

Investors fret Yahoo's future, stock dips

...stock fell Monday as investors grappled with uncertainty about CEO Marissa Mayer's efforts to turn around the struggling Silicon...seen Yahoo acquire dozens of smaller companies since she became CEO. While many of those deals were aimed at acquiring technology...

H&M eyes further expansion in US, China

...coming year by increasing online sales and opening new stores, particularly in its largest markets, the U.S. and China.CEO Karl-Johan Persson says the Swedish company is in a "very intensive investment phase" and plans to open 8 to 10 online markets...