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A Guy by any other name is just plain 'Gooey'

...only see as crossword puzzle clues.But the habit persisted, and earlier this week, I used it again. During a conference call, the voice over the speaker phone said the word "kludge."The three college-educated wordsmiths in the room...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-28/guy-any-other-name-just-plain
Roger Federer riding high entering U.S. Open

...isn't something new or that people weren't suggesting he do for years," ESPN analyst John McEnroe said on a conference call this week. "Seems like Edberg maybe more than other coaches has gotten into his head at this stage of his career...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2014-08-23/roger-federer-riding
Dollar General enters bidding for Family Dollar

...because Family Dollar had been on its radar for a while. Dollar General Chairman and CEO Rick Dreiling said during a conference call Monday that the company had expressed interest in combining with Family Dollar multiple times over the past few years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-18/dollar-general-enters-bidd
Target cuts annual profit outlook as breach fallout lingers

...researching and buying on their PCs and mobile devices. That has contributed to traffic declines.In his first earnings conference call as Target's new leader, Cornell told investors his top priorities are turning around the U.S. and Canadian businesses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-20/target-cuts-annual-profit-
Coca-Cola bets on energy drinks with Monster stake

...base in part by focusing its marketing on skateboarding, snowboarding and other sports events.When asked during a conference call with reporters whether Coca-Cola had pursued acquiring all of Monster, CEO Muhtar Kent said, "I wouldn't want...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-15/coca-cola-bets-energy-drin
Walgreen declines to pursue overseas tax relief, but motivation remains for other companies

...battle and back taxes with penalties if the company lost, Walgreen officials told analysts during a Wednesday morning conference call.Plus, the company had no assurances that tax code wouldn't eventually be changed to remove some of the advantages...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-06/walgreen-declines-pursue-o
Whole Foods plans major marketing push

...the company and in the values and the foods that we sell," said Walter Robb, co-CEO of Whole Foods, during a conference call with investors.In addition, he said the company will partner with third parties to offer home delivery in 12 to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/finance/2014-07-31/whole-foods-plans-
Race Team Alliance could end disconnect between NASCAR, teams

...a solution. The teams were almost unanimously in favor of using the cooling boxes, but NASCAR officials on that conference call in March wouldn't budge. They were OK with using fans, but smaller teams were against having to go buy them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-21/race-team-alliance-could-e
Gov. Deal chides president over lack of communication of young migrants in Ga.

...wrote.His administration learned that some of the young people had been sent to Georgia as part of followup from a conference call this week with Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson and Health and Human Services Secretary Sylvia Burwell, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-07-24/gov-deal-chides-president-ove
NASCAR refuses to recognize Race Team Alliance

...in Iowa that left him with a broken leg.He talked a little about his return, and the lingering pain, during a conference call Monday, saying he's still dealing with pain every day."That's something that's not even going to probably...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2014-07-23/nascar-refuses-recognize-r