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    The Gazette -
    Updated: 12 hr ago

    Nikki Landry has been named program director and on-air talent at KKMG in Colorado Springs. She succeeds Derreck Rusch, who continues as the station's morning host and promotion director. In her most recent job, Landry was program director at WEBL/WUMY in 
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  • Will artists skip studio support after Sony scandal?

    Updated: 14 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sony's decision to cancel "The Interview" in the face of terrorist threats is already affecting the way Hollywood does business. It has outraged artists, killing their faith in studios to release edgy content. But it's also inspired a rare hush across a usually...

  • Companies' data security in question after Sony hack

    Updated: 16 hr ago

    ATLANTA (AP) — Companies across the globe are on high alert to tighten up network security to avoid being the next company brought to its knees by hackers like those that executed the dramatic cyberattack against Sony Pictures Entertainment. The hack, which a U.S. official has said...

  • Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance ready to launch CEO search

    By Wayne Heilman -
    Updated: Wed, Dec 17, 2014

    A nine-person committee headed by former Ent Federal Credit Union CEO Charles Emmer plans to start its search this week for a new CEO for the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance. The committee, which met for the first time Monday, expects to post a job description and seek...

  • California's top utility regulator defends record

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — California's chief utility regulator ended the last scheduled public hearing of his increasingly embattled 12-year term Thursday with no explicit reference to the alleged back-channel dealings with the state's largest utility company that have marred his tenure....

  • Sides 'far apart' in West Coast port negotiations

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    LOS ANGELES (AP) — While West Coast seaports struggle to keep up with billions of dollars of cargo, dockworkers and their employers apparently aren't close to a new contract nearly six months after their old deal expired. Longshoremen have continued to work without a contract at 29...

  • Louisville 1st-in-South to raise minimum wage

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville became the first city in the South to raise the minimum wage, joining 20 other local governments nationwide that have increased the hourly wage. The Louisville Metro Council voted Thursday night to raise the minimum wage to at least $9 per hour by...

  • Hellmann's maker Unilever drops suit over 'Just Mayo'

    Updated: 18 hr ago

    Hellmann's mayonnaise maker Unilever has withdrawn its lawsuit against the maker of "Just Mayo." Unilever filed suit against Hampton Creek earlier this year claiming the name of the small California company's product amounted to false advertising. The consumer-products giant, whose...

  • Contrite Vegas hotelier wins gambling license

    Updated: 18 hr ago

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Los Angeles nightlife magnate who revamped Las Vegas' Sahara hotel and casino won a Nevada gambling license Thursday after explaining his drug use and curious business dealings, but not without limits and a promise that he'll remain under heavy scrutiny. Sam...

  • China pledges to speed entry of US pharmaceuticals

    Updated: 19 hr ago

    CHICAGO (AP) — China promised Thursday to speed up imports of pharmaceuticals and medical devices from the United States and enforce its anti-monopoly laws equally among Chinese and foreign companies. Those commitments were announced at an annual trade meeting between the two...