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The biggest CEO pay raises and pay cuts of 2016
Here are the three CEOs who got the biggest pay raises last year, and the deepest pay cuts, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm. ——— Top raises: ——— 1. Hock Tan Broadcom Corp. $24.7 million, up 513 percent
Charter's Rutledge, CBS's Moonves among highest-paid CEOs
Here are the 10 highest-paid CEOs for 2016, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm. ——— 1. Thomas Rutledge Charter Communications Inc. $98 million Change from last year: Up 499 percent ——— 2. Leslie Moonves CBS Corp. $68.6
Only on AP: CEO pay climbed faster last year, up 8.5 percent
The typical CEO at the biggest U.S. companies made $11.5 million last year, according to a study by executive data firm Equilar for The Associated Press
Activision CEO Hirshberg: 'CoD esports athletes [are] the most elite'
Sept. 2 marks the return of Call of Duty XP, a three day celebration for fans of the franchise. But for the first time ever, the event will host the epic conclusion to the Call of Duty World Championship, a yearlong event that started earlier this year in January. 32 premier teams from across the
Inside the Candy Crush Kingdom as It Prepares to Create 2,000th Level
When it comes to mobile gaming, the Candy Crush games have proven to be sweetly addictive for hundreds of millions of active users around the world. Sebastian Knutsson, co-founder and chief creative officer of King, the company behind Candy Crush, took ABC News on a tour of the company's Stockholm
Activision Is Buying Candy Crush Creator for $5.9 Billion
Candy Crush game maker King Digital just scored a sweet $5.9 billion buyout from Activision Blizzard, the company behind popular games such as "Call of Duty" and "World of Warcraft."
Why Activision Is Buying Candy Crush Creator for $5.9 Billion
Candy Crush game maker King Digital just scored a sweet $5.9 billion buyout from Activision Blizzard , the company behind popular games such as " Call of Duty " and "World of Warcraft." While Activision Blizzard is at the forefront of PC and console gaming, the company had yet to make its mark in
'NRA: Practice Range' App Released for Children Ages 4 And Up
The National Rifle Association (NRA) has released a "Practice Range" Shooting App for iOS, according to Apple's App Store description. The app combines the NRA's facts and educational materials with a 3-D shooting game, which, according to the description , "instills safe and responsible ownership
Gun Control Advocates See 'Opportune Moment' as Biden Readies Proposals
Still days away from any announcement of the White House's proposals for addressing gun violence -- and less than one month since a mass shooting claimed the lives of 27 people, including 20 first graders, in Newtown, Conn. -- Americans are lining up around the block to buy guns. And though gun
Biden Gun Violence Meetings: NRA Criticism Draws No Comment
Vice President Joe Biden described his meeting with the National Rifle Association Thursday as “productive” and said that even advocates for gun owners do not agree on one single solution to minimizing gun violence “I thought we had a very straightforward, productive meeting,” Biden told...