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Auto recalls

...crashes, injuries and deaths, manufacturers need to fix these defects," agency administrator Mark Rosekind said on a conference call.Toy police carsNEW YORK - Here's a car recall you normally don't hear about. More than 15,000 toy police...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-05-22/auto-recalls
Target profit rises as product revamp pays off

...that we're moving in the right direction and encourages us to move even faster," Cornell told investors during a conference call Wednesday.Under Foran, Wal-Mart is seeking to bolster its position as the low-price leader. It also aims to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-20/target-profit-rises-produc
US home construction surges to fastest pace since 2007

...emboldening them to buy more big-ticket items, Carol Tome, Home Depot's chief financial officer, said in a conference call with analysts Tuesday.Such demand drove up both sales and profits for the chain with more than 2,200 stores in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-19/us-home-construction-surge
Batters pay for not being in box on time

...operators were given handouts on the pace-of-play rules about two weeks before the season and discussed them on a conference call with PCL officials. Alessio had a dry run during a college game at Principal Park.Cubs president and general manager...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-05-02/batters-pay-not-being-bo
Coach OK with Alex Ovechkin saying Caps will win Rangers series

...That's the mindset you need to have. If you don't have that, you might as well pack your bags."On a conference call with reporters, Rangers coach Alain Vigneault sidestepped a question about Ovechkin."To tell you the truth, I...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2015-05-11/coach-ok-alex-ovechkin-say
GM CEO dismisses talk of merger with Fiat Chrysler

...Mary Barra is dismissing any talk of a possible merger with Fiat Chrysler Automobiles.Barra tells analysts on a conference call that the company is focused on making its business more efficient and taking full advantage of its global size. She...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-23/gm-ceo-dismisses-talk-merg
Procter & Gamble hit by strong dollar in third quarter

...because sales in other countries translate back into fewer dollars.Chief Financial Officer Jon Moeller said during a conference call that currency challenges increased during the quarter, with currencies in Brazil, Turkey and the Ukraine weakening...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-23/procter-gamble-hit-strong-
Floyd Mayweather Jr. maintains he's better than Muhammad Ali was

...what it is."A little more than a week before his megafight with Manny Pacquiao, Mayweather seemed relaxed on a conference call where he talked about his career and the man he will face May 2. He refused to say anything bad about Pacquiao...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-04-22/floyd-mayweather-jr-maintains-hes
Hawks' Budenholzer named coach of the year

...architect of the roster overhaul, and the one who hired Budenholzer ? made racially insensitive comments during a conference call to discuss the potential signing of free agent Luol Deng. Ferry was forced to take an indefinite leave that lasted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-21/hawks-budenholzer-named-coach
Hawks looking to recapture form in playoffs

...Michael Jordan's Chicago Bulls in the finals."There is some concern with that," Barkley said Thursday during a conference call. "There's no doubt in my mind that if we had not taken the last week to 10 days off, we would not have lost the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2015-04-16/hawks-looking-recapture-form-