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Janet Yellen says rules might need to be strengthened further to bolster largest banks

...WASHINGTON - The Federal Reserve might be about to turn more aggressive in its regulation of the financial system.Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen suggested Tuesday that current regulatory rules might not be enough to prevent the kind of risk-taking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-15/janet-yellen-says-rules-mi
Gov. Deal won't debate

...each on the set. If a candidate doesn't attend, the moderator explains, and the lectern remains empty.Debate Committee Chairwoman Maria Saporta said she hoped Deal's schedule could be shifted around so that he can participate after all.Deal is facing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-04-16/gov-deal-skip-statewide-
Astronomy club offers longitude speaker

...will begin at 7 p.m. at the Ruth Patrick Science Center at the University of South Carolina Aiken.Heller, who is the chairwoman of physics amd planetarium director and has a doctorate in astronomy from Yale, will lead the program, The Quest for Longitude...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-31/astronomy-club-offers-longitu
Study: Alcohol interferes with male partnering

...brain and can use some of the same areas and transmitters, said Dr. Karen L. Bales, an Augusta native who is now the vice chairwoman of psychology at the University of California, Davis. She was not involved in the study but is familiar with the research...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-07/study-alcohol-interferes-mal
Resignation of Mozilla CEO raises free speech concerns

...out of the company he has helped lead for years.""Mozilla believes both in equality and freedom of speech," company chairwoman Mitchell Baker said Thursday in her blog post announcing Eich's resignation. "Figuring out how to stand for both at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-06/resignation-mozilla-ceo-ra
SC senators want to change teacher appeals process

...and make decisions themselves based on their friendships rather than children's best interests, he said.Cindy Coats, chairwoman of the Charleston County School Board, agreed the process needs to end with an independent arbitrator, though for a different...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-03/sc-senators-want-change-teach
SC election ballot set as filing deadline passes

...Belton of Fort Mill, who worked under Zais, and Sheila Gallagher, a former teacher and Florence County Democratic Party chairwoman, in the Democratic primary.Incumbent Republican Comptroller General Richard Eckstrom is opposed in the primary by Robert...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-03-30/sc-election-ballot-set-filing
Mozilla CEO resigns after heightened criticism for his support of California's gay marriage ban in 2008

...incident calls into question the extent to which corporate leaders are allowed to express their political views.Mozilla chairwoman Mitchell Baker apologized for the company's actions in an open letter online Thursday, saying that Eich is stepping down...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-03/mozilla-ceo-resigns-after-
Yellen says Fed is monitoring softer economic data

WASHINGTON - Federal Re serve Chairwoman Janet Yel len noted Thursday that recent economic data have pointed to weaker-than-expected gains in consumer spending and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-02-27/yellen-says-fed-monitoring
Construction toys let kids use creativity

...necessary, no rules or instructions are needed. Children are just provided space to grow," says Judith Ellis, founder and chairwoman of the Toy Design department at New York's Fashion Institute of Technology."Construction toys empower children. They...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-03-13/contruction-toys-let-kids-use-creat