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McDonald's profit slips; US sales decline

...Heading into 2014, we acknowledged that we did not expect any material changes to the operating environment this year," CEO Don Thompson said in a statement.Globally, McDonald's said comparable sales were "relatively flat" for the period. A...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-07-22/mcdonalds-profit-s
Netflix's 2nd-quarter earnings more than double as video service hits 50 million subscribers

...are enjoying more than ever being in control of their own schedules, able to click and watch whenever they want," Netflix CEO Reed Hastings said in a Monday interview.Without breaking down the specific viewership numbers, Hastings said Orange Is The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-21/netflixs-2nd-quarter-earni
Johnson begins new tenure at Savannah River Nuclear Solutions

...nuclear and environmental management industry, is president and CEO of Savannah River Nuclear Solutions.She most recently served...2.4 billion environmental cleanup. At SRNS, she replaced CEO Dwayne Wilson, who announced in May that he was leaving for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-20/johnson-begins-new-tenure-sa
Perdue will have impact

...in a Senate of 100 Senators ? Republican and Democrat.No other Senator comes close to the Perdue record of overseeing, as CEO, the economic growth and job creation of major companies such as Dollar General and Reebok.Our country desperately needs new...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-07-21/perdue-will-have-impact
Ga. Senate race zeroes in on metro Atlanta, north Georgia ahead of Tuesday's GOP runoff

...serving as the key battleground ahead of Tuesday's runoff.Both Rep. Jack Kingston of Savannah and former Dollar General CEO David Perdue have been spending a major portion of their time and money wooing voters along the busy stretches of Interstates...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-20/ga-senate-race-zeroes-metro-a
How to spot a survey scammer

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http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-21/spotting-scammer
Kingston, Perdue vow teamwork after GOP runoff

...seven-candidate primary May 20, with the two combining for about 55 percent of the 605,000 ballots cast.Perdue, a former corporate CEO making his first bid for public office, again hammered Kingston as an 11-term congressman who's had his chance to fix a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-19/kingston-perdu
Georgia's U.S. Senate candidates should get serious about the deficit

...default, but the danger is too great to risk finding out.Perdue attacks Kingston because he voted to raise the debt ceiling. As CEO of Dollar General, would Perdue have recommended to his board of directors that they default on their bonds? Not pay their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-07-20/georgias-us-sena
Senators investigating recalls target GM's legal staff, call for firing top lawyer

...who heads the subcommittee, praised GM CEO Mary Barra, saying she "has stepped up...also put Barra on the spot, telling the CEO that she should have fired GM's corporate...Lawmakers also questioned Rodney O'Neal, the CEO of Delphi, which made the switches for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-17/senators-investigating-rec
Poll: Kingston edging ahead of Perdue

...momentum in the race with under a week to go," said InsiderAdvantage CEO and Fox 5 political analyst Matt Towery.The winner of the runoff between Perdue, the former CEO of Dollar General and Reebok, and Kingston, an 11-term congressman...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/elections/2014-07-17/poll-kingston-