Gearing up for a battle for control of media company Viacom, board members on Monday took the unusual step of vowing to fight an expected campaign by Sumner Redstone and his family to shake up the board.
The chairman of China's biggest conglomerate recently predicted that a new $5.5-billion Disney theme park opening in Shanghai next month would fail, citing a lack of innovation with intellectual properties and characters.
Charles M. Harper, chief executive of ConAgra, displaying Healthy Choice meals in New York in 1989. A change in eating habits brought on by a heart attack inspired the creation of the product line.
SINGAPORE U.S. oil prices were lifted early on Tuesday by the start of the peak demand summer driving season, although international fuel markets were weighed down by rising output in the Middle East, which mostly serves Asian customers.
Video captured the rescue of a baby elephant caught in a storm drain in Sri Lanka. The juvenile pachyderm got caught in a drain in Sri Lanka's southern port city of Hambantota, a region where hundreds of wild elephants roam freely, according to Reuters.