Stay of execution for Georgia woman on death row denied by federal and state Supreme Courts

...of the board members weren't present for Tuesday morning's hearing and were listening in on a conference call. Vice Chairman Braxton Cotton is on a military assignment, and James Mills was dealing with his daughter's medical emergency...

Nasdaq center aims to build relationships with startups

...strength, and we also make advances in areas that may not have been our strength 10 years ago," said Bruce Aust, a vice chairman at Nasdaq who is also president of the new center. As an example, he said Nasdaq is now home to a number of airlines...

Xi says 'without reform' no progress for business in China

...countries, supporters say.Such treaties "can be a powerful catalyst for more economic growth," said Evan Feigenbaum, vice chairman of the Paulson Institute, which co-hosted the meeting.Representatives from Twitter, Facebook and Google were...

5 things to watch for from the Federal Reserve on Thursday

...rate that low, the Fed has tried to bolster the economy's recovery from the worst downturn since the 1930s.Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer has suggested that when the central bank does move, the increase will be a modest quarter-point...

Chinese drywall suit and Chinese government agencies

...liable, it could still be difficult to get evidence."I think it'll be an uphill battle," said Dennis Shea, vice chairman of the U.S.-China Economic and Security Review Commission.The commission recently released a report about legal...

GRU on probation after monkey death

...changes as a result of the findings, including installing a new director of veterinary services and a new chairman and vice chairman of a key committee that must approve the protocols for the use of lab animals in research to ensure they comply with animal...

Fed official says September rate hike 'less compelling'

...strong dollar and lower oil prices.Wall Street investors will turn their attention next to upcoming remarks by Fed Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer, who will speak Saturday at the annual gathering of Fed officials at Jackson Hole, Wyoming.

Vice Chair Fischer suggests incoming data, markets could tip Fed to rate hike in September

...high-profile economic conference in Jackson Hole, Wyo. Fed Chairwoman Janet Yellen decided to skip this year's meeting, so Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer is commanding top attention, with investors eagerly parsing his every word.Fischer's message...

William Sofge

...Engineers where he served as CSRA Chapter president. Mr. Sofge served as president of the YMCA Board of Directors, vice chairman of the Aiken County Board of Education and a member of the Aiken County Air & Water Pollution Control Commission...

Richmond County school board member says absences caused by 'frustration' not negligence

...has been the chairman of the finance committee for nearly all of his eight years on the board. He was appointed vice chairman of the finance committee and the student services committee in January."Most of these called board meetings I've...