Poll shows Americans support having Olympics in US

...Americans are eager to bring the Olympic and Paralympic Games back to the United States," said Erin Murphy, the chief operating officer of Boston 2024.Paris, Rome and Ham burg, Germany, are the other declared candidates.

Biz Bits

...County Commission for Technical and Comprehensive Education, which governs Aiken Technical CollegeDetails: He is chief operating officer for Aiken Regional Medical Centers. MARGARET WOODARDAward/honor: Appointed a member of the Rotary Club of...

Retirement center staff not required to pass fire training in Georgia

...Learning Management System, but it is not clear whether Marshall Square met the requirement.Steve Mueller, the chief operating officer of Resort Lifestyle Com munities, said this week that he did not have information showing training was completed...

Ralph Roberts, founder of cable giant Comcast, dies at 95

...NBC Universal from General Electric Co., Ralph Roberts played a role. In July 2009 Roberts and Comcast's chief operating officer, Steve Burke, flew to Sun Valley, Idaho, to meet with GE's CEO, Jeff Immelt. It was after that meeting...

Marshall Square residents say fire plan never discussed

...facilities to protect residents."Questions about the fire safety plan were directed to Steve Mueller, the chief operating officer of Resort Lifestyle Commu nities, which owns Marshall Square and several similar retirement resorts across the...

Marshall Square Retirement Resort warned against shelter in place fire policy

...Services. Scarbary was out of town, but said by e-mail he would respond to questions today.Steve Mueller, chief operating officer of Resorts Lifestyles Communities, which owns Marshall Square, declined to comment on the company's evacuation...

Governor Nathan Deal names Robyn Crittenden to head the Department of Human Services

...agency that has been under considerable pressure in recent years.Robyn Crittenden, executive vice president and chief operating officer for the Georgia Student Finance Commission, would replace Keith Horton as commissioner of Human Services, the...

Tesla Motors co-founder wants to electrify commercial trucks

...of this, and I can transform my fleet and hopefully transform my industry," said Lou Ratto, the company's chief operating officer.When Wright left Tesla to start Wrightspeed, he planned to make high-performance electric sports cars, but...

US delegation to visit IOC about 2024 Boston bid

...John Fish. Among others scheduled to go to Lausanne are bid CEO Rich Davey, vice chairman Roger Crandall and chief operating officer Erin Murphy.The U.S. Olympic Committee team will include chairman Larry Probst, CEO Scott Blackmun and chief...

Baseball TV dispute with Orioles put off

...Pittsburgh Pirates president Frank Coonelly, Tampa Bay Rays principal owner Stuart Sternberg and New York Mets chief operating officer Jeff Wilpon.Washington claimed its rights fee for 2012 should be $109 million and MASN said it should be...