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  • Well-Educated Exec Most Likely To Be Fired?

    Well-Educated Exec Most Likely To Be Fired?

    By Alan Scher Zaiger Helicopter parents, impatient trustees, overworked professors, entitled athletics boosters and deeply partisan lawmakers with little cash to spare. It's enough to make people wonder why anyone would want the job of college president. Sure, the pay is pretty good, and the perks sizable,... Continue Reading

  • Top CEO Pay Equals 3,489 Years For Typical Worker

    Top CEO Pay Equals 3,489 Years For Typical Worker

    By Seth Borenstein WASHINGTON -- David Simon of Simon Property received a pay package worth more than $137 million for last year, and the typical CEO took home $9.6 million, according to an analysis by The Associated Press. Here are some ways to think about just how much money those salaries represent. Continue Reading

  • Mich. Lawyer's Firing Over Anti-Gay Remarks Upheld

    Mich. Lawyer's Firing Over Anti-Gay Remarks Upheld

    LANSING, MICH. A state hearing officer has upheld the 2010 firing of an assistant attorney general who was accused of harassing the gay student government president at the University of Michigan. Continue Reading

  • Planned Parenthood Official Arrested For Allegedly Exposing Himself

    Planned Parenthood Official Arrested For Allegedly Exposing Himself

    Planned Parenthood fired the president and CEO of its clinic in Lubbock, Texas, after his arrest on indecent exposure charges. Tony Ray Thornton, 56, allegedly revealed himself on Monday in front of another male at the MacKenzie Park Baseball Field, according to local police. The story was first reported by... Continue Reading

  • JFK's Teenage Intern Details Their Alleged Affair In New Book

    JFK's Teenage Intern Details Their Alleged Affair In New Book

    After graduating college, one young woman went to D.C. for an unpaid summer internship, and ended up having an affair with the president of the United States. Three decades prior, a rising sophomore says that she found herself in the exact same position, with John F. Kennedy, in the last year of his... Continue Reading

  • 8 Jobs We'd Love To Eavesdrop On

    8 Jobs We'd Love To Eavesdrop On

    By Anthony Balderrama, CareerBuilder Editor On a recent flight, just before takeoff, the pilot told us passengers that we could listen to the control tower conversation by tuning in to one of the audio channels in our seats. I put my headphones on and listened to the back-and-forth between air traffic... Continue Reading

  • Who Earns More Than The President?

    Who Earns More Than The President?

    President Barack Obama gets a nice little salary. Certainly some CEOs, entrepreneurs and movie stars are earning millions (and in some cases billions) of dollars, so he's by no means the richest person on the planet with his $400,000 annual salary. And he gets some pretty sweet perks -- a fancy plane, an amazing... Continue Reading

  • President Seeks Someone To Tweet

    President Seeks Someone To Tweet

    If you like to tweet and and you are into social media, you might want to apply for a job as President Barack Obama's personal tweeter. According to a mass email sent to a listserv by Mia Cambronero, the president's current social networks manager, the job entails maintaining and updating Obama's personal... Continue Reading