Arnold Palmer was the telegenic golfer who took a staid sport to TV and to the masses, USA Today reports.
Sept 15- Tobacco giant Reynolds American Inc said it appointed John Boehner, a former House Speaker and a known smoker of the company's Camel cigarettes, to its board. Boehner retired from Congress last year after serving for four years as speaker of the U.S. House of Representatives. He was known to be a heavy smoker during his time on Capitol Hill.
NEW YORK— Cigarette maker Reynolds American says former House Speaker John Boehner, a longtime smoker, is joining its board of directors. Reynolds American Inc. is the company behind Camel, Newport and Pall Mall cigarettes. Reynolds American also said Thursday that Jean-Marc Levy, an executive at a Swiss blood-testing equipment maker, will also join its board.
The shift was evident at the annual SkyBridge Alternatives Conference in Las Vegas this week, where a group of money managers humbled by losses or meager returns acknowledged that they needed to do more to satisfy investors. "Expectations about a hedge fund manager's way of conducting business has become more demanding- and perhaps rightfully so," Kenneth...
What is Paul Ryan doing? He's about to spend his full cache of political power... to get himself ousted as Speaker, says this consultant.
John Boehner represents "everything wrong and corrupt in Washington," Ted Cruz says, striking back at Boehner for calling him "Lucifer in the flesh."
House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer tells CNBC he looks forward to either GOP candidate up against Democrat Hillary Clinton.
House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan said Tuesday that he would not be drafted as a presidential candidate.
Former House Speaker John Boehner has said that even though he supports John Kasich for president, if the Republicans get to convention without a first ballot nomination, he would support current House Speaker Paul Ryan for the nomination, reports CNBC's John Harwood.
The former vice presidential nominee has spoken over the phone with Donald Trump and Ted Cruz about developing a Republican agenda.
Democrats, Republican defense hawks and businesses seeking tax breaks are the big winners as lawmakers finalize the spending and tax deal.
A Reuters analysis showed traders are less likely to respond to repeated ultimatums from Republicans in the U.S. Congress about the debt limit.
Here's why Paul Ryan's run as speaker of the House may be short-lived, explains says political consultant Stephen Myrow.
Rep. Randy Neugebauer, R-Texas, said Paul Ryan has one quality not many lawmakers have.
Rep. Paul Ryan takes over the leadership of an unruly chamber that must deal with a fiscal mess.
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) addresses the House for the first time after being elected Speaker, reports CNBC's Hampton Pearson.
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) addresses the House after being elected Speaker.
Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) thanks his family for supporting him on the House floor after being elected House Speaker, and addresses Speaker Boehner.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and the House honor Speaker John Boehner, after Paul Ryan was elected to be Speaker after Boehner steps down.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) announces Paul Ryan has been elected Speaker of the House.